Neighborhood Library

Learn Composting Basics!

Are you a current or aspiring gardener? Interested in repurposing your food waste? Heard of composting and wondering what it is and how it works?

Something Stinky in The Nation's Capitol...

Massive crowds flocked to the Botanical Garden this week for an event that tends to happen only once every decade.

'Snow-Storm in August'

Georgetown Book Club's August Selection

In November 1829, newly freed former slave Beverly Snow and his wife, Julia, migrated from Lynchburg, Va. to the nation's capital -- then still called Washington City -- so that Snow could pursue his goal of setting up his own restaurant.

Georgetown Book Club: What Should We Read?

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Read Any Good Books Lately?

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Lyric Workshop - Examining the Truths of Today's Radio Artist

Beneath the Surface - Teen Summer Reading

Calling all aspiring singers, songwriters, and hip hop artists! Come join us on Tuesday, July 30 at 5:30 p.m. for a Lyric Workshop! Explore the backgrounds of popular artists and singers. How do they talk about their lives in their music? What do you admire about them -- is it their sound, their look, or their lifestyle? Spoken word poet Candica Iloh will teach you how to turn your ideas into lyrics.

Reading Club

DC Public Library and Glover Park Village are teaming up! Call the shots and create a reading club that’s your club!Join us for a meet-and-greet session on Wednesday, July 10 at 11 a.m. to decide what genres and authors you would like to discuss. We're meeting at:Guy Mason Recreation Center 600 Calvert St. NW

Learn English

The Language Education and Technology Center (Language ETC) will lead an English Conversation Circle for adults at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.Please register in person or by phone. Mondays & Wednesdays,10 a.m. to 12 p.m.July 15 to Aug. 26    

Georgetown Book Club's July Selection: 'Gone Girl'

On her first wedding anniversary, Amy Dunne writes in her diary, "I am fat with love, even though people kept telling and telling us the first year was going to be so hard, as if we were naive children marching off to war. It wasn't hard. We are meant to be married."

Watch Out for This Storm

Storm, by Brigid Kemmerer is the first novel in the Elemental Series.