Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 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.

Zinio, Overdrive, and Freegal Drop-In Clinics

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 2:00 pm

Read digital issues of your favorite magazines with Zinio, the ultimate one-stop shop for magazine lovers, completely FREE with your DC Public Library card. Access 175 titles and counting of your favorite print magazines, available online to view in your browser or to download to your device.
Music Time

Music Club!

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 5:00 pm

Hey Kids! Do you enjoy listening to music? Would you like to know how songs are made, and how popular genres of music developed? Would meeting up-and-coming musicians be awesome? Come to the Francis A. Gregory Music Club and enjoy listening to popular music styles, while learning how to make your own groovy tunes, and meeting local musical artists! Ages 8-12. 
Reptiles Alive!

Reptiles Alive!

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 4:00 pm

Enjoy an exciting live animal show! Friendly and professional wildlife presenters will entertain audiences of all ages with funny animal stories and facts while showcasing a colorful variety of exotic animals.
chipotle fundraiser

2017 Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

Thursday, June 1, 2017 (All day)

Cause an Effect Make eating a selfless act by dining at any Washington, DC Chipotle location on Thursday, June 1 from 10:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the image on this page on your smartphone OR tell the cashier you are supporting the cause to ensure 50% of the proceeds from your meal will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.
Photo of Astronaut Leland MelvinBook Cover of Chasing Space

Meet Astronaut Leland Melvin

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 1:30 pm

Meet astronaut Leland Melvin and hear him talk about his new memoir, Chasing Space: An Astronaut's Story of Grit, Grace and Second Chances.  The former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver shares his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance and grace that align to create the opportunities for success. For kids ages 8-12.
Words, Beats and Life logoInstitute of Museum and Library Services

The Words Beats & Life Academy

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 5:00 pm

Hip-Hop students become Hip-Hop masters: turning fans into community legends. Join Words Beats & Life to master the real world through Hip-Hop. This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Weekend Story Time

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 11:00 am

Come in for weekend story time as we read, sing and rhyme! This program recommended for families with children ages 0-5. Join us afterwards for our Imaginative Play program. 
senior paint

Manifest Your Expression… through ART!

Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 1:30 pm

Join us for a special program in participation with the Age Friendly DC initiative where participants aged 50+ can express themselves through painting and poetry.    Registration is limited to 12 participants. For more information please call 202-698-6373.