Urban Garden

Urban Gardening: How to Maximize Time and Space

Come into the library and learn how to optimize your garden from Neil Hoffman, master gardener and manager of the Mamie D. Lee Community Garden in Fort Totten. Photo by dotabe at 
WIT in action

Improv Workshops with WIT

Have fun and loosen up with the Washington Improv Theater. The workshop is free and suitable for ages 12 & up. No experience necessary!
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Richard Rashke: 'The Whistleblower's Dilemma'

Join us as we host Capitol Hill author, Richard Rashke, on Saturday, October 15 at 1 p.m.  After you see the new movie Snowden, discuss conspiracies, cover-ups, and the question "can our government regulators, our politicians, our military-intelligence and our profit-oriented corporations be trusted to protect us from harm as well as safeguard our privacy?" (question from the publisher.)  Hear about all this and more as Rashke talks about his latest book, 
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Improv for All

This fun & free workshop lead by the Washington Improv Theater helps participants deconstruct barriers that negatively impact communication. Open to all, yet best suited to those age 12 & up.   
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Aunt Betty and Fort Stevens

Please join us for a screening of the documentary "Aunt Betty and Fort Stevens," the story of Elizabeth Thomas, a free woman of color who owned land in Washington, D.C. during the 19th century.  A discussion, enhanced by re-enactor Patricia Tyson, will follow with Washington, D. C. film producer Marvin T. Jones.

Open Mic

September is NATIONAL RECOVERY MONTH. Share a family-friendly poem, rap, short story, song or spoken word piece. The theme is Recovery - from illness, addiction or adversity but we want to hear whatever you want to say!

Genealogy Database Workshop

Want to know  your family history? Come out, discover and learn tips on how to access Heritage Quest, Historic Washington Post and The Baltimore Afro while researching your family’s roots. Basic computer knowledge and internet skills are required for this workshop (however all are welcomed to attend).      This workshop will take place in the Main Meeting Room, 2nd floor.  
Older Adults doing yoga

September Gentle Yoga at Georgetown

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class every Tuesday morning at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 10 a.m. gentle yoga class is designed to accommodate all skill levels and ranges of motion, especially targeting adults ages 55+. September class schedule: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27

September Yoga at Georgetown

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. September class schedule: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27 Questions? Email for more information or to join our email notification list.