Neighborhood Library

Summer Reading Fun

Summer readers at the Georgetown Interim have already enjoyed a traveling wildlife show and a performance by the Washington National Opera.  Don't miss out on our other upcoming summer reading events, and sign up for our summer reading program to win prizes like beach balls, stuffed animals, water bottles, travel mugs, and much more!Children:June 30, 1:30 p.m: Splash the Water DudeSet sail on a musical voyage of songs and activities with an award-winning performer.July 14, 10:30 a.m: Janice the Griot

Around Town

David Sedaris and Sarah Vowell

Humorous author David Sedaris, whose work includes Holidays

Author Talk

Green and Levithan on "Will Grayson, Will Grayson"

Come and check out John Green and David Levithan's new book Will Grayson,

Get in Line

Stieg Larsson's Newest Mystery

The last book in Stieg Larsson's Millenium Trilogy was released on Tuesday, and we'll be getting our copies in soon!  Since every mystery lover wants a copy, make sure to put yourself down on the waiting list before it is hundreds of people long.  You can either place a hold over the phone, online, or in person. 

Free Books for Your Nook

Did you know that you can use the library to check out e-books for your Nook or Sony E-Reader, and audiobooks for your iPod for free from the library? 

Ten Things You Didn't Know About the Library

Did you know all the great things you can do at any DC Public library? 1. Got a mobile music device? We have audiobooks you can download from the Web site – about 6,000 of them, with new titles constantly being added. We were also the first library system in the country to offer iPod-compatible downloadable audiobooks.

Picturing America

Come and have a fun time learning about American history through pictures of America! All ages are welcome at this artsy event.

Thank You, Georgetown Cupcake!

On Saturday, our neighbor Georgetown Cupcake helped us pull off a great event at the library.  They donated cupcakes, frosting, and decorations, and an expert cupcake decorator taught us how to make our own pretty edible designs.  So thank you Georgetown Cupcake for providing this wonderful experience for library patrons!

Meet the Author of New Oprah Bio

Don't miss this chance to purchase a signed copy of Kitty Kelley's new Oprah: A Biography newest book and support the renovation of the Georgetown Library at the same time!  On Saturday, May 1, Kitty Kelley will be signing her new release at the Proper Topper in Georgetown from 2-4 p.m.All proceeds will benefit

Georgetown Cupcake

Decorating 101

Join Georgetown Cupcake at the Georgetown Interim Library on May 1 at 2 p.m. as they teach Cupcake Decorating 101! Supplies are limited. For more information, call 202-724-8783 or 202-724-8810.