Calendar

Monday, May 5, 2014

2:00 p.m.

Mondays at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., we have free film showings! The same film is shown at both times.

Films are often of a mature and serious nature, and are intended for adults. After each film, you are invited to stay for an optional discussion of the film.

All films are shown with subtitles or captions.

See you there!

Upcoming Films

Nov. 4 Iran 2001, 94 mins., rated PG.  

Winner of 14 awards at international film festivals. A young Afghan woman in Teheran must pretend to be male in order to work at a construction site in order to feed her family.
Nov. 18 US 1985, 91 mins., Rated R

Albert Brooks comedy about a couple who decide to quit their jobs and cruise America in a Winnebago. Winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 1986 National Society of Film Critics Awards USA.
Nov. 25 US 1950, 105 mins., not rated.

Because of his insistence that his companion is an invisible 6-foot rabbit,  a whimsical middle-aged man (James Stewart) is thought by his family to be insane, but he may be wiser than anyone knows. Based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
Dec. 2 Italy 2003, 108 mins.,  Rated R.

A young boy accidentally finds a deep hole in the ground -- where another boy is being kept prisoner. Winner of 8 awards at international film festivals.
Dec. 9 US 1996, 112 mins., Rated R.

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their problems with life and love.  Won Best Screenplay award at 1996 San Sebastian  International Film Festival. Natalie Portman, Timothy Hutton and Matt Dillon.
Dec. 16 US 1982, 92 mins., Rated PG

Richard Benjamin directed this comedy starring Peter O’Toole, which is a tribute to Sid Caesar’s Show of Shows.
Dec. 23 UK 1991, 71 mins., Rated R
Heartfelt tale of two women living vicariously through one another to escape their respective routines. Described as a thinking woman’s Thelma & Louise.


3:30 p.m.

Babies enjoy books, rhymes, songs and other activities on the laps of their caregivers. For pre-walkers.

Registration required. Sign up at the children's desk or by phone, 202-282-0021.

6:30 p.m.

Mondays at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. we have free film showings! The same film is shown at both times.

Films are often of a mature and serious nature, and are intended for adults. After each film, you are invited to stay for an optional discussion of the film.

All films are shown with subtitles or captions.

See you there!

Upcoming Films

Nov. 4 Baran DVD Bārān Iran 2001, 94 mins., rated PG.  

Winner of 14 awards at international film festivals. A young Afghan woman in Teheran must pretend to be male in order to work at a construction site in order to feed her family.
Nov. 18 Lost in America DVD Lost in America US 1985, 91 mins., Rated R

Albert Brooks comedy about a couple who decide to quit their jobs and cruise America in a Winnebago. Winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 1986 National Society of Film Critics Awards USA.
Nov. 25 Harvey Harvey US 1950, 105 mins., not rated.

Because of his insistence that his companion is an invisible 6-foot rabbit,  a whimsical middle-aged man (James Stewart) is thought by his family to be insane, but he may be wiser than anyone knows. Based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
Dec. 2 I'm Not Scared I'm Not Scared Italy 2003, 108 mins.,  Rated R.

A young boy accidentally finds a deep hole in the ground -- where another boy is being kept prisoner. Winner of 8 awards at international film festivals.
Dec. 9 Beautiful Girls Beautiful Girls US 1996, 112 mins., Rated R.

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their problems with life and love.  Won Best Screenplay award at 1996 San Sebastian  International Film Festival. Natalie Portman, Timothy Hutton and Matt Dillon.
Dec. 16 My Favorite Year My Favorite Year US 1982, 92 mins., Rated PG

Richard Benjamin directed this comedy starring Peter O’Toole, which is a tribute to Sid Caesar’s “Show of Shows.”
Dec. 23 Antonia and Jane Antonia and Jane UK 1991, 71 mins., Rated R
Heartfelt tale of two women living vicariously through one another to escape their respective routines.  Described as a thinking woman’s “Thelma & Louise.”
 


Tuesday, May 6, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

For children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

F
or children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

For children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

F
or children ages 1-4 and their caregivers.

3:30 p.m.

Join us for songs, books and more!

A program for children 12-24 months.

Registration required: To sign up, come in or call us at 202-282-0021.

7:00 p.m.

Arts and crafts for children's of all ages.

A program for children and their families.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

5:00 p.m.

clip art nintendo controllerSports, dancing, or a little MarioKart?

Bring your friends and your A-game for a night of Wii gaming, pizza and snacks. 

Every Thursday in the Teen Lounge @ the Folio upstairs!

All teens welcome 5-8 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

Put on your PJ’s, bring along your favorite stuffed animal, and join us for a family storytime!

Every Thursday night ,we will share stories, songs, and rhymes for all ages as we get ready for bedtime.
 

Sunday, May 11, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Come play with us! We will provide classic board and card games, as well as Duplo blocks!

All day Sunday (1-5 p.m.) in the Children’s Room.
 

1:00 p.m.

craft project clip artSundays @the Teen Space are for the creative, the artsy, and the inspired!

From basic bracelet-making to Manga cartooning and duct tape projects, we have a range of fun activities for a perfect crafternoon.

Check the wall calendar in the Teen Space for upcoming projects - suggestions welcome!

Monday, May 12, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Two and three year olds are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more! 

A program for children two and three years old.

Registration required: To sign up, come in or call us at 202-282-0021.

2:00 p.m.

Mondays at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., we have free film showings! The same film is shown at both times.

Films are often of a mature and serious nature, and are intended for adults. After each film, you are invited to stay for an optional discussion of the film.

All films are shown with subtitles or captions.

See you there!

Upcoming Films

Nov. 4 Iran 2001, 94 mins., rated PG.  

Winner of 14 awards at international film festivals. A young Afghan woman in Teheran must pretend to be male in order to work at a construction site in order to feed her family.
Nov. 18 US 1985, 91 mins., Rated R

Albert Brooks comedy about a couple who decide to quit their jobs and cruise America in a Winnebago. Winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 1986 National Society of Film Critics Awards USA.
Nov. 25 US 1950, 105 mins., not rated.

Because of his insistence that his companion is an invisible 6-foot rabbit,  a whimsical middle-aged man (James Stewart) is thought by his family to be insane, but he may be wiser than anyone knows. Based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
Dec. 2 Italy 2003, 108 mins.,  Rated R.

A young boy accidentally finds a deep hole in the ground -- where another boy is being kept prisoner. Winner of 8 awards at international film festivals.
Dec. 9 US 1996, 112 mins., Rated R.

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their problems with life and love.  Won Best Screenplay award at 1996 San Sebastian  International Film Festival. Natalie Portman, Timothy Hutton and Matt Dillon.
Dec. 16 US 1982, 92 mins., Rated PG

Richard Benjamin directed this comedy starring Peter O’Toole, which is a tribute to Sid Caesar’s Show of Shows.
Dec. 23 UK 1991, 71 mins., Rated R
Heartfelt tale of two women living vicariously through one another to escape their respective routines. Described as a thinking woman’s Thelma & Louise.


3:30 p.m.

Babies enjoy books, rhymes, songs and other activities on the laps of their caregivers. For pre-walkers.

Registration required. Sign up at the children's desk or by phone, 202-282-0021.

6:30 p.m.

Mondays at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. we have free film showings! The same film is shown at both times.

Films are often of a mature and serious nature, and are intended for adults. After each film, you are invited to stay for an optional discussion of the film.

All films are shown with subtitles or captions.

See you there!

Upcoming Films

Nov. 4 Baran DVD Bārān Iran 2001, 94 mins., rated PG.  

Winner of 14 awards at international film festivals. A young Afghan woman in Teheran must pretend to be male in order to work at a construction site in order to feed her family.
Nov. 18 Lost in America DVD Lost in America US 1985, 91 mins., Rated R

Albert Brooks comedy about a couple who decide to quit their jobs and cruise America in a Winnebago. Winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 1986 National Society of Film Critics Awards USA.
Nov. 25 Harvey Harvey US 1950, 105 mins., not rated.

Because of his insistence that his companion is an invisible 6-foot rabbit,  a whimsical middle-aged man (James Stewart) is thought by his family to be insane, but he may be wiser than anyone knows. Based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
Dec. 2 I'm Not Scared I'm Not Scared Italy 2003, 108 mins.,  Rated R.

A young boy accidentally finds a deep hole in the ground -- where another boy is being kept prisoner. Winner of 8 awards at international film festivals.
Dec. 9 Beautiful Girls Beautiful Girls US 1996, 112 mins., Rated R.

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their problems with life and love.  Won Best Screenplay award at 1996 San Sebastian  International Film Festival. Natalie Portman, Timothy Hutton and Matt Dillon.
Dec. 16 My Favorite Year My Favorite Year US 1982, 92 mins., Rated PG

Richard Benjamin directed this comedy starring Peter O’Toole, which is a tribute to Sid Caesar’s “Show of Shows.”
Dec. 23 Antonia and Jane Antonia and Jane UK 1991, 71 mins., Rated R
Heartfelt tale of two women living vicariously through one another to escape their respective routines.  Described as a thinking woman’s “Thelma & Louise.”
 


Tuesday, May 13, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

For children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

F
or children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

1:00 p.m.

Come and have an adventure in books! We will discuss non-fiction books that deal with history, or biography. The second Tuesday of each month.

Call 202-282-0193 for the current book that is being discussed.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

For children ages 2-4 and their caregivers.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and so much more. 

F
or children ages 1-4 and their caregivers.

3:30 p.m.

Join us for songs, books and more!

A program for children 12-24 months.

Registration required: To sign up, come in or call us at 202-282-0021.

7:00 p.m.

Arts and crafts for children's of all ages.

A program for children and their families.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

5:00 p.m.

clip art nintendo controllerSports, dancing, or a little MarioKart?

Bring your friends and your A-game for a night of Wii gaming, pizza and snacks. 

Every Thursday in the Teen Lounge @ the Folio upstairs!

All teens welcome 5-8 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

Put on your PJ’s, bring along your favorite stuffed animal, and join us for a family storytime!

Every Thursday night ,we will share stories, songs, and rhymes for all ages as we get ready for bedtime.
 

Sunday, May 18, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Come play with us! We will provide classic board and card games, as well as Duplo blocks!

All day Sunday (1-5 p.m.) in the Children’s Room.
 

1:00 p.m.

craft project clip artSundays @the Teen Space are for the creative, the artsy, and the inspired!

From basic bracelet-making to Manga cartooning and duct tape projects, we have a range of fun activities for a perfect crafternoon.

Check the wall calendar in the Teen Space for upcoming projects - suggestions welcome!

Monday, May 19, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Two and three year olds are invited to join us for stories, songs, and more! 

A program for children two and three years old.

Registration required: To sign up, come in or call us at 202-282-0021.

2:00 p.m.

Mondays at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., we have free film showings! The same film is shown at both times.

Films are often of a mature and serious nature, and are intended for adults. After each film, you are invited to stay for an optional discussion of the film.

All films are shown with subtitles or captions.

See you there!

Upcoming Films

Nov. 4 Iran 2001, 94 mins., rated PG.  

Winner of 14 awards at international film festivals. A young Afghan woman in Teheran must pretend to be male in order to work at a construction site in order to feed her family.
Nov. 18 US 1985, 91 mins., Rated R

Albert Brooks comedy about a couple who decide to quit their jobs and cruise America in a Winnebago. Winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 1986 National Society of Film Critics Awards USA.
Nov. 25 US 1950, 105 mins., not rated.

Because of his insistence that his companion is an invisible 6-foot rabbit,  a whimsical middle-aged man (James Stewart) is thought by his family to be insane, but he may be wiser than anyone knows. Based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
Dec. 2 Italy 2003, 108 mins.,  Rated R.

A young boy accidentally finds a deep hole in the ground -- where another boy is being kept prisoner. Winner of 8 awards at international film festivals.
Dec. 9 US 1996, 112 mins., Rated R.

A piano player at a crossroads in his life returns home to his friends and their problems with life and love.  Won Best Screenplay award at 1996 San Sebastian  International Film Festival. Natalie Portman, Timothy Hutton and Matt Dillon.
Dec. 16 US 1982, 92 mins., Rated PG

Richard Benjamin directed this comedy starring Peter O’Toole, which is a tribute to Sid Caesar’s Show of Shows.
Dec. 23 UK 1991, 71 mins., Rated R
Heartfelt tale of two women living vicariously through one another to escape their respective routines. Described as a thinking woman’s Thelma & Louise.


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