Neighborhood Library


123 Andrés

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 10:00 am

123 Andrés takes children and adults on a musical journey through the Americas learning about music, language and culture. The program is bilingual (Spanish and English) and brings the family together with opportunities to move, sing, dance and learn! 
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.
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Reading Group at Guy Mason Recreation Center

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 11:00 am

The Reading Group at Guy Mason Recreation Center meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. to discuss selected books.  We meet at the recreation center located at  3600 Calvert Street, NW, Washington DC 20007. This book club is a partnership between the Georgetown branch of the DC Public Library and Guy Mason Recreation Center.

Book Hill Talks: 'Gutenberg in the Cyberstorm' Screening and Discussion

What does the future hold for books? Booksellers? And (most importantly) libraries? Stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library for a screening of the Deutsche Welle TV Arts 21 short doc Gutenberg in the Cyberstorm (26 min), followed by an open discussion. For more info: Wendell Kellar 202-210-1860  
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Science in the Summer: Level 1

Monday, June 26, 2017, 2:00 pm

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

Monday, June 26, 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. 
Mad Science

Mad Science: Up, Up and Away!

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 1:00 pm

This interactive program introduces children to the principles of air and pressure. Hot air balloons, vortex generators and even a hovercraft help children understand the power of air. Ages 8 and up.
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Open Your World in 3-D

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 2:00 pm

Use Fab Lab 3-D printers to customize and build your own keychain in this two-hour workshop. Maximum 8 participants per session.
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Georgetown Book Club

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Gabriel García Márquez's modern classic
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Pneumatic Kinetic Art!

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 2:00 pm

Bring art to life with FutureMakers. Explore how air pressure can be used to make your art move.