Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Rainbow music score

Wiggle Time

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 10:30 am

It's time to shake, shimmy and dance to the beat. A movement-and-music-oriented story time, this program is dynamic and interactive. As a story time that emphasizes early literacy skills children are engaged in a playful creative manner. Appropriate for children aged 1-6 and their caregivers. 
Strange Weather by Joe Hill

Adult Book Club

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 2:00 pm

Join us at 2 p.m. on April 26 in the second-floor conference room to discuss Francis A. Gregory Library's Adult Book Club selection, Strange Weather by Joe Hill.
Children playing

After School Zone

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 3:30 pm

Looking for a fun place to drop by after school? Join us for a variety of different activities every Tuesday: games, puzzles, a coloring cafe, simple crafts and more! Come, hang out with your friends and experience what the library has to offer. For ages 9-12. 
Picture of Owl and Baby

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, April 27, 2018, 10:30 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children from birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program
Owl Family

Family Story Time

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11:00 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-to-40-minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
Monotype Printmaking

DIY Relief Printmaking with Maker In Residence Tsedaye Makonnen

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 1:30 pm

Learn relief printmaking with interdisciplinary artist Tsedaye Makonnen, the DCPL Maker in Residence. Relief printmaking is a form of printmaking in which an image to be printed is raised from the surface. Typically pieces of material are removed from the surface using sharp tools, however in this class we will engrave onto a styrofoam surface with simple tools like a pencil.
Craft Supplies


Sunday, April 29, 2018, 2:00 pm

Join us every Sunday for Crafternoon, a fun and simple drop in craft for the whole family. Each week will feature a different activity. All supplies will be provided. Recommended for ages 5 and up. 
Image of Lego Bricks

Young Builders Club

Monday, April 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Young builders are invited to explore their creativity through imaginative play. Including Legos, puzzles, or other STEM related activities, all are welcome. For children aged 5 or up and their parents/caregivers. 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.

goDigital Drop-in Clinic

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 2:00 pm

Every Tuesday at 2 p.m., Francis Gregory Library offers goDigital drop-in clinics for DC Public Library's free online resources.