Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

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Song and Dance

Friday, July 12, 2019, 10:30 am

Get ready to get down! Join us as we explore different rhythms and do basic dance steps. This 20-minute program of music and movement develops listening and motor skills while stimulating an interest in music. Percussion instruments help children and caregivers follow the leader or dance to the beat of their own drummer. Recommended for ages birth to 5. 
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Preschool Story Time

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-to-40-minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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Peabody Room Presents "A 1961 Dream Lands in July 1969 - 50 Summers Ago"

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 1:00 pm

Jamie Stiehm, a Washington, DC journalist and Creators Syndicate columnist, discusses how President Kennedy's goal to “...land a man on the Moon and return him safely to the Earth" was accomplished.  
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Come in and Write!

Sunday, July 14, 2019, 2:30 pm

Join fellow writers for 90 minutes of uninterrupted writing. You bring a laptop or pen and paper. We provide a quiet room, power outlets and free Wifi. The group checks in at the beginning and end of each session to share successes and challenges. We meet on the second Sunday of every month from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Please register here.
English Conversation Group

Morning English Conversation Groups

Monday, July 15, 2019, 10:00 am

English Conversation Group meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Georgetown Library.  Volunteer teachers from the Washington English Center will facilitate the sessions. For more information, please call 202-727-0232.  
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Toddler Art Storytime

Monday, July 15, 2019, 3:30 pm

Get up and get creative at Toddler Art and Stories. These 20-to-30-minute programs are full of books, songs and art activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language and motor skills. After story time, your child will participate in a process-oriented art project to explore art materials and the world around them. Process-oriented art focuses on what can be learned from the act of making art rather than the product.
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Gaming Club

Monday, July 15, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us every Monday in July to discuss, play, design and create simple computer and tabletop games while learning more about the creative process behind your favorite games. Don't know anything about making games? Come and learn! This program counts toward the Summer Challenge.
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Free Poetry Workshop - Poets on the Fringe

Monday, July 15, 2019, 7:00 pm

The Poets on the Fringe (POTF) are local poets who meet every Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to read and critique one another's poems. Please bring one of your own poems with copies for the group to read and workshop. For more information, please call 202-727-0232.
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Evening English Conversation Circles

Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 7:00 pm

DC Public Library - Georgetown branch, in partnership with the Washington English Center, offers free Evening English Conversation Group facilitated by well qualified volunteers.   The group meets on Tuesdays evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. If you need further information, please call 202-727-0232.  
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 7:00 pm

Put on your pajamas, bring a stuffed animal and join us for a family story time. Every Tuesday evening we will wind down the day with stories, songs and rhymes. This program is for all ages.

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