Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

DC Read-In

Books that Changed Your World

Have you read a book that changed your life or made you remember the characters so well you wanted to "shout out" to the world?Well, this is your opportunity to express your feelings. Come to the DC Read-In and share your favorite book with others who love to read.The DC Read-In takes place on March 10,  from 10 a.m. - noon. 

Limited Computer Use, No Printing Today

The Library was burglarized and six Mac computers were stolen and three more were damaged.  The Library is open but with a limited number of computers, and no printing is available.  The Library was closed at the time of the burglary and there were no injuries.  We expect to have computers replaced with PCs in the next couple of days.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

Adult Book Club: "The Red Tent"

The Francis A. Gregory Adult Book Club is reading The Red Tent by Anita Diamant for its March meeting. 

How to Live a Clutter-Free Life

Getting Ready for Tax Season and Beyond

Do you dread tax season?  Does organizing papers and receipts seem insurmountable? On Wednesday, March 14, at 6:30 p.m., Judy Tiger, a professional organizer, will make a presentation on how to get organized and prepared to do taxes.  In addition, she will provide helpful suggestions about getting your home organized and clutter free.

Pre-Civil War Free African-American Women

Please join us on Monday, February 13, at 6:30 p.m. for a Black History Month Program about Pre-Civil War free African-American women.  The Female RE-Enactors of Distinction (FREED) will bring to life several African-American women who were free and independent before the Civil War. 

Black History Month Family Poetry Reading

Do you have a favorite African-American poet?  Have you written a poem about some aspect of African-American history or culture?Please join us, and share a poem by or about African-Americans at the Black History Month Family Poetry Reading on Wednesday, February 15, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.

Bridge Club

Why play Bridge? There are many social and intellectual benefits to playing Bridge. It improves memory and concentration. Playing Bridge helps to develop logic, judgement and analytical skills as well as the ability to develop and modify plans. Playing Bridge is also a great way to meet people.

Digital Download Workshop

Did you get a new digital gadget as a holiday gift?  Would you like to learn how to download digital material from the District of Columbia Public Library catalog to your new device?Please join us Monday, January 23, at 7 p.m. to learn how to download electronic material to your computer, ereader and MP3 player.Please call 202-698-6373 for more information.

"Life Is Short But Wide"

Adult Book Club December 2011

The final 2011 book selection for the Francis A.

Adult Book Club

Date Changed

The Francis A. Gregory Adult Book Club has changed its meeting date to November 30 at 6:30.  We will discuss "Wench," by Dolan Perkins-Valdez.  We look forward to seeing you then.