Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Live Streaming

Livestreaming 101

Monday, June 19, 2017, 5:00 pm

Livestreaming is a great way to invite people into your world. Learn about the basic equipment, apps, software, and techniques with the Fab Lab that will make your stream unmissable. There is a maximum of 5 participants per session, and you must bring your charged smartphone or device.
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One Love

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 10:30 am

Double Dutch 4 Fun

Double Dutch 4 Fun

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 4:00 pm

Double Dutch for Fun Jumpers are passionate about teaching all ages to enter & exit ropes properly and fun tricks to promote overall physical fitness for all. Jumping rope is a great way to burn calories, tone muscles and improve your cardiovascular endurance.  
Roxane Gay

Author Roxane Gay @ All Souls Church

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Author Roxane Gay will be in conversation with Alicia Montgomery, editorial director, WAMU. Join DC Public Library for a night of insight and discussion with this prolific author and modern female voice.

Beating Writer's Block

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 7:00 pm

Have a story you're dying to tell but can't get started? Or have you started your book but are now stuck? Join us for a workshop to learn techniques for beating writer's block. Come prepared to write.
Recipe Swap

Cookbook Club

Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us the fourth Monday each month for Cookbook Club! Each month meet up with other cookbook enthusiasts to exchange recipes and sample treats. Check back each month for a new, featured recipe!   Please see the Adult Services Librarian for more information, or call 202-698-6373 to RSVP.
Fort Davis Community in Southeast DC

Fort Davis Neighborhood Photo Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, July 1, 2017 (All day)

Explore your neighborhood AND win Summer Reading prizes this July when you stop by the Francis A. Gregory Library to participate in the Fort Davis Neighborhood Photo Scavenger Hunt!
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Science in the Summer: Level 1

Monday, July 10, 2017, 2:00 pm

GSK Science in the Summer: The Science of Sports!
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Science in the Summer: Level 2

Monday, July 10, 2017, 3:30 pm

Students will discover how science helps athletes perform in their sports.  They will participate in challenges (balance, stability, reaction time) to understand physical and mental skills that can be helpful in sports and learn about the importance of good nutrition.  To understand the science behind the development of different types of protective sports equipment, students will build models.  In addition, they will explore the physics of several popular sports.  Students will create profile cards of their own ultimate athlete or sports scientist. 
Pacific Rhythm

Pacific Rhythm

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 10:00 am

Traditional music and dances from Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, Fiji, Cook Islands and Samoa are presented with authentic costumes for each island. You will be up on your feet as they teach you some Polynesian dances.