Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

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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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American Sign Language Summer Session

Saturday, July 7, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us in learning American Sign Language (ASL). Learn basic fundamentals such as the alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. During Summer Session 2018, classes will be held on Saturdays July 7th, July 21st, August 4th, August 18th and August 25th. 11 am - 1:30 pm   
Spoken Word

Spoken Word Workshop

Monday, July 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Let’s get deep. Learn the art of performing spoken word and creating your own poetry to express yourself like never before.   
Spoken Word

Spoken Word Workshop

Monday, July 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Let’s get deep. Learn the art of performing spoken word and create your own poetry to express yourself like never before.   
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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. A family program 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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Light Painting Lab: Glowing Selfies

Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 4:00 pm

Imagine making a painting using lights and movement. Learn how by making special brushes using LEDs, batteries and conductive materials. Come out to create selfies with glowing effects.  
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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.

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