Neighborhood Library


Summer Gentle Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 10:00 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class every Tuesday morning at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 10 a.m. gentle yoga class is designed to accommodate all skill levels and ranges of motion, especially targeting adults ages 55+ and those with limited flexibility.August class schedule: 8/01, 8/08, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29 September class schedule: 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26
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Summer Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 11:30 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:30 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels. August class schedule: 8/01, 8/08, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29 September class schedule: 9/05, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26

Evening English Conversation Classes

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

DC Public Library Georgetown branch and the Washington English Center present evening English conversation classes. Come practice your English conversation skills, talk about ideas and events, and make new friends.  The facilitator will start us off with a topic but bring your own for the group to discuss. Catharin Dalpino has taught English as a second language for several years.  For more information, please call 202-727-0232  
Learn English - English Conversation Classes

English Conversation Group at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, DC

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 10:00 am

The Washington English Center in partnership with the DC Public Library, Georgetown branch, will offer free English Conversation Classes to adults by qualified and trained volunteer teachers from WEC.

Book Hill Talks - Cobb Research Laboratory as a resource for reconstructing African American biological history

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 7:00 pm

The Cobb Research Laboratory (CRL), located at Howard University, is a leader in forensic anthropological research. Dr. Fatimah Jackson, director of CRL, will be on hand to discuss the laboratory's work in African American biological history.
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Free Poetry Workshop - Poets on the Fringe

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 7:00 pm

The Poets on the Fringe (POTF) are local poets who meet every Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to read and critique one another's poems. Please bring one of your own poems with copies for the group to read and workshop. For more information, please call 202-727-0232

Tai Chi Lab: Georgetown

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 9:30 am

Interested in a relaxing and energizing start to the day?  On Thursdays in August and September, at 9:30 a.m., Georgetown Neighborhood Library will host a Tai Chi Health Lab.  This is a place for beginners and advanced students to come to teach and learn.
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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss Universal Harvester by John Darnielle.  In the novel, a small town in 1990s Iowa is home to strange happenings when customers at the local video rental store report the appearance of mysterious, unsettling footage on their tapes. 
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The End of Summer Reading Party

Thursday, August 31, 2017, 4:00 pm

Come celebrate the end of Summer Reading with crafts, games, and refreshments. If you have read more hours than Georgetown Children's Staff, you have the chance to pelt a Librarian with a water balloon (or in the case of Ms. Jess - silly string). 
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Song and Dance

Friday, September 1, 2017, 10:30 am

Get ready to get down! Join us as we explore different rhythms and do basic dance steps. This 20-minute program of music and movement develops listening and motor skills while stimulating an interest in music. Percussion instruments help children and caregivers follow the leader or dance to the beat of their own drummers. Ages birth to five.