Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

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After School Zone

Tuesday, May 1, 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. 

Yoga Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 6:30 pm

Join us for Yoga Tuesdays with Me First Yoga & Beyond. This 45-minute class will:   focus on the health benefits of yoga for health and wellness  improve flexibility and proper breathing improve blood circulation through the joints and tissues increase mobility promote meditation to relieve stress, and lower blood pressure
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 2, 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.
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Shakespeare for the Young: "The Tiniest Tempest"

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 10:30 am

Shakespeare for the Young is a company of puppeteers and designers dedicated to bringing Shakespeare's stories and poetry to young audiences through the medium of puppets.
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Small Wonders and Stupendous Feats with Diane Macklin

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 4:00 pm

Enjoy marvelous tales of unlikely heroes who defy the impossible. From stories about the original spider man to fantastic friendships, storyteller Diane Macklin will spin adventures using rhythm, movement and classic tales. For children ages 6 and up.
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Reptiles Alive

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 4:00 pm

Enjoy an exciting live animal show. Professional wildlife presenters will entertain audiences with funny and fascinating facts while showcasing a colorful variety of exotic animals. This 30-minute family program is for children ages 5 and up.
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Vacation Movie Day

Saturday, August 4, 2018, 1:00 pm

Summer is time for vacations.... and vacation movies. Do you have vacation films and home movies you haven't watched in forever? Do you have questions about how to preserve and maintain your VHS movies and photographs? Join us at Francis Gregory Neighborhood Library with staff from the Memory Lab to learn more about preserving your films and photographs. Ask questions and share your movies with the public.  
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Mad Science: Up, Up and Away

Thursday, August 9, 2018, 4:00 pm

Learn about the principles of air and pressure. Hot air balloons, vortex generators and even a hovercraft will help participants understand the power of air. Recommended for children ages 5 and up.
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Small Business Development Workshop

Thursday, December 6, 2018, 6:30 pm

Are you thinking of starting your own business?  Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center (DCSNDC).  This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why.