Neighborhood Library

Celebrate Earth Day!

Check out our titles

We have an extensive collection of green advice books on display at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. These how-to books offer instructions on everything from reducing your carbon footprint to hosting an environmentally-friendly wedding. The display is on the first floor near the circulation desk.

Georgetown Library Hosts a Hunger Action Station

You too can help end child hunger!

Graphic Novels Club

Fables, Vol. 1

Fans of modern fairy tales have something to look forward to! We will meet on Tuesday, April 17th at 6:30 p.m. Our selection is Fables (Vol. 1) by Bill Willingham. Extra copies are available for check-out at the library near the circulation desk.

Non-Fiction Book Club

"Just Kids"

The Non-Fiction Book Club will discuss Patti Smith's memoir Just Kids on Thursday, April 26th at 7pm. This work won the National Book Award. Extra copies are available for check-out at the library near the circulation desk.

The “Eggstravaganza” Returns!

Please join us Saturday, April 7, at 10:30 a.m. for a springy story time, sweets and springtime crafts.

Family Origami Fun

Cherry Blossoms

Nature lovers delight! We will make origami cherry blossom branches on Thursday, April 5th at 7 p.m. All materials provided. This family-friendly event is open to all ages.

Georgetown Bookclub: "Midnight's Children"

We keep hearing that we must read Salman Rushdie's Booker Prize-winning masterwork Midnight's Children, but it is really long! And complex! So we are going to do something we've never done before in the three-year history of the Georgetown Book Club...

Celebrating Seuss

Celebrate all things Seuss and the love of reading with stories and crafts.Tuesday, March 20, at 3:30 p.m.

Crossing a Barrier of Footlights

An Opera Lecture/Demonstration for All Ages

Learn about two exceptional black women of D.C., Mary Cardwell Dawson and Madame Lillian Evanti, who made history and international news, in crossing a barrier of footlights in the opera world.

Teen Club

Wednesday, March 21, at 4 p.m.

All and any teens who want to talk about teen issues with other teens are invited to our Teen Club. We will meet after school (4 p.m.) in the YA area upstairs.  The Teen Club is an informal group for ages 14 and up.