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Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016

Cadillac Records DVD

Film Screening: Cadillac Records

Chevy Chase Library

6 p.m.
On Tuesday February 9 we will be screening Cadillac Records directed by Darnell Martin and starring Beyonce Knowles and Adrien Brody. 

Monday, March 7, 2016

The Secret History of Wonder Woman

History Book Club

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
Join us at our monthly History Book Club as we celebrate Women's History Month by reading The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore.

Friday, March 11, 2016

Rogue Collective

FRINGE Music in the Library:: Rogue Collective

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

12 p.m.
Rogue Collective, based in the Washington DC area, explores “the gap” between classical music, its culture, and other major art mediums through new collaboration, original composition, improvisation, and performance. As members of the newest generation of classically trained musicians, Rogue Collective believes in the power of collaboration and unconventional programming to help to bring the sounds, expressions and timbres of classical music to more audiences, including the audience of our own generation.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

women history month

Women's History Month Film: Grrrl Love and Revolution

Petworth Library

2 p.m.
Grrrl Love and Revolution: Riot Grrrl New York CityThis film is showing at Petworth Library Saturday, March 19th at 2:00 p.m.
The Girls of the Atomic City

History/Biography Book Club

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

3:30 p.m.
The Shepherd Park Library may be closed for renovation, but we can still get together to discuss big historical figures and events! We will meet at Ledo Pizza, across the street from the library at 7425 Georgia Ave. NW, while the library is closed. 

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Image of actress Mary Ann Jung performing as Dr. Sally Ride

Sally Ride: Shoot for the Stars

Petworth Library

4:30 p.m.
In 1983 aboard the space shuttle Challenger, Sally Ride became America's first female astronaut. What was it like to be our first woman in space?  How do you eat, sleep, and work in zero gravity?  

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Women & Bicycles

Women's History Bike Tour

Anacostia Library

10:30 a.m.
Join Washington Area Bicyclist Association's Women and Bicycles group for a ride through women's history! This bike ride, open to all ages and genders, will visit three library branches with activities surrounding a moment in women's history at each stop.

Monday, March 28, 2016

The Thin Man

Classic Cinema Night

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
Join us for our monthly Classic Cinema Night as we celebrate Women's History Month.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Image of actress Mary Ann Jung performing as Dr. Sally Ride

Sally Ride: Shoot for the Stars

Tenley-Friendship Library

4 p.m.
In 1983 aboard the space shuttle Challenger, Sally Ride became America's first female astronaut. In this interactive History Alive! show, learn what it was like to be our first woman in space. How do you eat, sleep, and work in zero gravity?
women history month

Women's History Month Film

Northwest One Library

6:30 p.m.
Grrrl Love and Revolution: Riot Grrrl New York CityThis film is showing at Northwest One Library Tuesday, March 29th at 6:30 PM

Thursday, March 31, 2016

women history month

Women's History Month Film: Grrrl Love and Revolution

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
Grrrl Love and Revolution: Riot Grrrl New York CityThis film is showing at Mt. Pleasant Library Thursday, March 31st at 7:00 p.m.