Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

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Wiggle Time

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 10:30 am

It's time to shake, shimmy and dance to the beat. A movement-and-music-oriented story time, this program is dynamic and interactive. As a story time that emphasizes early literacy skills children are engaged in a playful creative manner. Appropriate for children aged 1-6 and their caregivers. 
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Chess Club

Whether you've been playing for years, or are interested in learning, come join us for an evening of chess. All ages and experience levels welcome.  The Chess Club will meet every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. starting May 30. For more information, please call 202-727-6044. 
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, September 14, 2018, 10:30 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children from birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program
ASL

American Sign Language

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us in learning American Sign Language (ASL). Learn basic fundamentals: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words.                                       
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Family Story Time

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 11:00 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-to-40-minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Health and Wellness Day 2018

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 12:00 pm

Join us for Francis Gregory Neighborhood Library's first Health and Wellness fair on September 15th, 2018 from 12-4 PM.  The library is hosting a variety of activities to appeal to the health minded individual or family including free blood pressure checks, a diabetes workshop, Yoga classes, natural hair care, meditation and essential oil workshops, chess workshop, a double dutch demonstration and a visit from the DC Hand Dance Association.
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Crafternoon

Sunday, September 16, 2018, 2:00 pm

Join us every Sunday for Crafternoon, a fun and simple drop in craft for the whole family. Each week will feature a different activity. All supplies will be provided. Recommended for ages 5 and up. 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, September 18, 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.
Yoga

Yoga Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 18, 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, September 19, 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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