The Palisades Garden Club

Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at Grand Oaks.
For further information call Elaine Lozier at 202-686-1229.

Palisades-Georgetown Lion’s Club

Lee R. Wilson, President: 202-966-4418

Clubs at the Palisades Branch Library

  • Mostly Fiction Book Club - 3rd Tuesdays 7:30pm
  • Film Club - 2nd Tuesday 4:00pm
  • Young Adult Literature Discussion - 4th Tuesday 4:00pm
  • Speak Easy Salon - 2nd Wednesday 3:30pm
  • Dear America Book Club (ages 5-12) – 3rd Thursday 4:00 pm
  • Graphic Novel Book Club (ages 5-12) – 4th Wednesday 3:30pm

Boy Scouts

Boys living in the Palisades community are served by several Boy Scout Troops. All are presently accepting new members. Boys may join at age 11, or when they have finished fifth grade, or when they have "graduated" up from Cub Scouts. Call the Scoutmaster of each troop for more information.

  • Troop 61 -- Meets Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. at Palisades Community Church at 5200 Cathedral Ave. For more info check out or email
  • Troop 100 -- Meets Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church on Tenley Circle. Scoutmaster -- Edwin Acajabon; More info at 
  • Troop 666 -- Meets Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the Metropolitan Methodist Church on Nebraska Avenue. Scoutmaster -- Joe Bastian 202-667-9097 or
  • Troop 1946 -- Meets Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. at the National Presbyterian Church on Nebraska Ave. at Van Ness. Scoutmaster -- Brian Nielsen 202-363-0186. More info at

Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts Packs 61 and 100 meet at Palisades Community Church at 5200 Cathedral Ave. (Open to boys grades 1 through 5). For more information, call Christopher Barr at 202-328-2251.

Pack 666:  Contact Ken Low - Cubmaster at or 202-870-3473

girl scouts

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Girl Scouting instills values for a lifetime. Would you like to make new friends, connect with your community and try new things? You are invited to discover the world of Girl Scouts. Learn how to form a NEW troop or join an existing troop!!

*** Any girl in grades K-12 can join the fun at Girl Scouts. ***

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