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My School DC Application Clinic

Parents and caregivers, join representatives from My School DC at the Benning Library on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 to receive assistance in filling your common lottery application for the 2017-18 school year. If you have a child entering grades PK3-12, My School DC can give you all the information you need to help you make the best school choice for your family.
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Library Tango Practica

Saturday, April 15, 2017, 2:30 pm

Learn and practice the Argentine Tango with Bahman Aryana of Rendezvous Tango. Classes held at the Southwest Neighborhood Library on the 3rd Saturday of the month. All levels welcome.
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OverDrive Basics

Having trouble navigating OverDrive? This class will show you the basics of how to download ebooks and audiobooks from OverDrive using the OverDive app. Bring your device with you. Registration is not required.  Adults, Rm. 107, Dream Lab 
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C.R. Gibbs Presents a Lecture on "Black Georgetown Remembered"

C. R. Gibbs, noted author and researcher, will present a series of lectures at several DC Public Libraries throughout the month of February in honor of Black History Month. This presentation will begin at 7 p.m.      

C. R. Gibbs Presents a Lecture on "The Assault on Jim Crow Education: Black Teens in the Civil Rights Movement"

C. R. Gibbs, noted author and researcher, will present a series of lectures at several DC Public Libraries throughout the month of February in honor of Black History Month.   This presentation will take place at the following libraries at 7 p.m: Feb 9, Thursday, Southeast Neighborhood Library
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C. R. Gibbs Presents a Lecture on "Lost Kingdoms & Ancient Mysteries of Africa."

Join C. R. Gibbs, noted author and researcher, will present a series of lectures at several DC Public Libraries throughout the month of February in honor of Black History Month.  This presentation will begin at 7 p.m.    
Chinese New Year

Introduction to Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year is on January 28 and 2017 will be the year of the Rooster. The ​Georgetown Neighborhood Library is excited to have Mindy Wang from the Washington School of Chinese Language and Culture come and give an introduction to Chinese New Year traditions.  The presentation is on Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. Send any questions to kingta.tsui@dc.gov
Learn English - English Conversation Classes

English Conversation Group at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, DC

Monday, April 3, 2017, 10:00 am

The Washington English Center in partnership with the DC Public Library, Georgetown branch, will offer free English Conversation Classes to adults by qualified and trained volunteer teachers from WEC.
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Meditation Workshop with David Newcomb

In this fast-paced world, inner peace can seem elusive. You are invited to join David Newcomb, long-time meditator, for an engaging workshop teaching you practical strategies to reduce stress, and  create a more healthy and positive lifestyle. David will offer effective meditation techniques which can help you connect within to gain a real and profound sense of serenity and joy.  Embrace the New Year with meditation and join David as he takes you on this powerful journey.    
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West End Knitting Circle

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 5:00 pm

Are you interested in learning the basics of knitting? Or do you know how to knit, but need some help, direction, or just companionship? Join us for an hour at the West End Library. Please bring your own materials.

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