Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

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Graphic Novel Book Club

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Newsprints by Ru Xu. We'll have a snack and craft related to the theme of the book after we talk about it. Talk to the Children's Desk to check out a copy of the book. Please note that this program has moved from Wednesday to a Tuesday. This program is recommended for ages 7 and up.

Evening English Conversation Classes

Tuesday, May 30, 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  
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English Conversation Group at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, DC

Wednesday, May 31, 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.
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Baby and Toddler Time

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 10:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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 engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Time

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 11:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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.
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Lego Playtime and Engineering Challenge Program

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 4:00 pm

Do you like to build with Legos and solve puzzles? Join us to work through engineering and science activities like, "who can build a paper airplane that carries the most cargo over 10 feet," or just come to build with Legos and relax after school. We'll have a different short science activity each week at the beginning and Lego building afterward. This program is recommended for ages 4 and up.
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Spanish Conversation Club

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 6:00 pm

Looking to grow, revive, or begin to develop your Spanish skills? Join us for these weekly casual conversation hours, led by instructor Luz Verost. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov.
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Free Poetry Workshop - Poets on the Fringe

Wednesday, May 31, 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
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2017 Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

Thursday, June 1, 2017 (All day)

Cause an Effect Make eating a selfless act by dining at any Washington, DC Chipotle location on Thursday, June 1 from 10:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the image on this page on your smartphone OR tell the cashier you are supporting the cause to ensure 50% of the proceeds from your meal will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.
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First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 7:00 pm

As part of the First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading Series, each month, two featured local poets will read from their original works. Open mic follows the featured readings.   

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