Neighborhood Library

Ghosts of Georgetown

Please join us on Saturday, Oct. 26 at 1:30 p.m. in the Peabody Room (third floor) as author Tim Krepp discusses his latest book, Ghosts of Georgetown.The book is a lively look at the many hauntings that have taken place (and continue to do so!) in historic Georgetown.

Azerbaijan Day

NOTE: This event has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

An Evening with the City Archaeologist

Learn more about Georgetown!

Dr. Ruth Trocolli will discuss the archaeology of cemeteries (including those in Georgetown). Dr. Trocolli is the City Archaeologist for the District of Columbia.

Good News for Library Lovers

All DC Public Libraries are now open on Sundays

Please join us at the Georgetown Library on Sunday, Oct. 6 to celebrate extended hours at DC Public Library. We are now open 4 nights and 7 days a week.


Georgetown Book Club's October Selection

In Orhan Pamuk's 2002 novel, Snow, poet and political exile Ka returns to Turkey to attend his mother's funeral in Istanbul and, while there, he reconnects with an old friend who describes the political situation in the mor

Film Focus: Javier Bardem

October Film Series


Muslim Journeys

Special Documentary Series

This October the Georgetown Neighborhood Library will host Muslim Journeys, a special, month-long celebration of Islamic culture. Please join us for a special documentary film series. We will show four films about Islamic art and culture. All screenings are free and open to the public. Please note that the screenings are matinees.

Muslims in Uniform

A Muslim Journeys Panel Discussion

Ever wonder what it would be like to be a Muslim serviceman or woman or first responder? Join us on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m.

Personal Statement for College Applicants

Make your application stand out by writing a strong personal statement.

Giggle Reads from Mrs. Jess

The movie The Incredibles was a laugh-filled treat for those who love superheroes. But what if you didn’t want the adventures of Jack-Jack, the shy Violet or the energetic Flash to end?