Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Energy Efficiency

Keeping It Simple and Practical

Pamela Nelson, Energy Efficiency Outreach Specialist, from the Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia, is coming to the Francis A. Gregory Library on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 2 p.m. to present an energy efficiency workshop.Participants will learn strategies and tips that can immediately be used to reduce energy costs and get hands-on experience through demonstrations.Please join us!

Yoga Instruction

September is National Yoga Month. At the Francis Gregory Library we are celebrating by hosting an information and instructional program on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 10:30 a.m. Mr. Juneous Pettijohn, a registered Yoga instructor, will teach the class about the benefits of yoga and then lead the class in a series of yoga poses for beginners. 

Time Management

The Reality And The Myth

Do you feel the need to be more organized or more productive?  Do you rush around but feel that you haven't accomplished anything?  Have too many balls in the air?  On Monday, Sept. 24 at 6:30 p.m., Ms. Judy Tiger, professional organizer, will provide strategies and tips to help us better manage our time, so we can lead less stressful lives.

Check out our Monday Movie Matinee

Tired of sitting at home with nothing to do? Come to the library and join us for our Monday Movie Matinee series. 

Grand Opening Party

Come Celebrate on Saturday, June 30

Come celebrate the opening of the Francis Gregory Library on Saturday, June 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fun events for all ages! Refreshments! Sign up for Summer Reading! Meet Star Wars characters, including Darth Vadar...11 a.m. -- Story Time with Special Guest Sheila Stewart from Radio One (ages 2-6)11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Face Painting

Own The Night: Drop Everything & Read

Come in and discuss your favorite, not-so-favorite, would-read-again, hate or would-recommend books by getting involved in a book club for the Summer Reading program “Own the Night.”This summer, drop everything and read!The book club will be every Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., starting July 11.

Francis A. Gregory Opens

The new Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library opened its doors on June 19 after a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Vincent Gray and other city officials.Designed by award-winning architecture team of Adjaye Associates and Wiencek Associates, the new library opened on June 19, 2012 with Mayor Gray and other city officials at a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.

New Library Opens June 19

Join Mayor Gray and City Officials at a Ribbon Cutting at 11 a.m.

The new Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library will open Tuesday, June 19. Join Mayor Gray and city officials for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.

Library Bridge Player Makes Good

It appears that Kathy Williams's bridge-playing at the Francis A. Gregory Interim Library has paid off.Kathy, a novice bridge player and DCPL volunteer, won a novice game at the Washington Bridge Unit in Mount Rainer, Md. on Saturday, April 29. 

Jazz Program

April is National Jazz Month, and we invite you to celebrate with us.  We will be viewing the PBS series Jazz by Ken Burns.Monday, April 9, at 6:30 p.m.