Educational Programs

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C. R. Gibbs Presents a Lecture on "Lost Kingdoms & Ancient Mysteries of Africa."

Join C. R. Gibbs, noted author and researcher, will present a series of lectures at several DC Public Libraries throughout the month of February in honor of Black History Month.  This presentation will begin at 7 p.m.    
Chinese New Year

Introduction to Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year is on January 28 and 2017 will be the year of the Rooster. The ​Georgetown Neighborhood Library is excited to have Mindy Wang from the Washington School of Chinese Language and Culture come and give an introduction to Chinese New Year traditions.  The presentation is on Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. Send any questions to kingta.tsui@dc.gov
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English Conversation Group at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, DC

Monday, October 2, 2017, 10:00 am

The Washington English Center in partnership with the DC Public Library, Georgetown branch, will offer free English Conversation Classes to adults by qualified and trained volunteer teachers from WEC.
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Meditation Workshop with David Newcomb

In this fast-paced world, inner peace can seem elusive. You are invited to join David Newcomb, long-time meditator, for an engaging workshop teaching you practical strategies to reduce stress, and  create a more healthy and positive lifestyle. David will offer effective meditation techniques which can help you connect within to gain a real and profound sense of serenity and joy.  Embrace the New Year with meditation and join David as he takes you on this powerful journey.    
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West End Knitting Circle

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 5:00 pm

Are you interested in learning the basics of knitting? Or do you know how to knit, but need some help, direction, or just companionship? Join us for an hour at the West End Library. Please bring your own materials.
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Know Your History. Learn How to Search Library Databases that focus on Civil Rights and Human Rights in the USA

Martin Luther King, Jr. said "Intelligence plus character -that is the goal of true education."  
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C.R. Gibbs Presents Crossing the Rubicon

In honor of Black History Month, internationally noted lecturer, author and historian C.R. Gibbs will present “Crossing the Rubicon,” a lecture in which he discusses the battle for Black public education in Washington, D.C.  
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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Come celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in the lower level meeting room.  Brandon Todd, Council Member for Ward 4, will share his personal perspective on civil rights. MikeIann Scerbo will give an educational speech about the Civil Rights Movement. These speeches will be followed by questions from the audience.    
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The Legacy of the Military Road School

Join us as we honor Black History Month by celebrating the legacy of the Military Road School, one of the District's first public schools for African American children.
Students in front of Military Road School

The Legacy of the Military Road School

Join us as we honor Black History Month by celebrating the legacy of the Military Road School, one of the District's first public schools for African American children.

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