July 15-Selma—2014, rated PG-13, 128 minutes. An account of Martin Luther King's march from Selma to Montogmery Alabama in 1965 in order to demand equal voting rights. Starring David Oyelowo.
Following the movie, Anthony Gualtieri, former museum specialist at the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum, will present a lecture on the history of DC Negro League Baseball.
Mean Girls—2004, rated PG-13, 97 minutes. Cady Heron is a hit with the popular girs her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend clique leader Regina George. Now Cady has to navigate a confusing social scene and fight bullying before it destroys her friendships.
Starring a young Lindsay Lohan.
The Francis Gregory Neighborhood Library Teen Book Club meets in the Teen Section on the first floor. The book club meets the first Monday of every month at 4:00pm. Books are appropriate for teens ages 13-19.
Volunteers from The Bike House collective and Capitol Hill Bikes will provide bike repair services at no cost for the public outside of Anacostia Neighborhood Library on select Saturdays this summer from noon to 2:30 p.m.
Discover your Superhero Identity!
From 10 am - 1 pm come to the Chevy Chase Library for Superhero Training Camp! Kids and teens can create their own superhero identity, complete with costume. You'll be saving the world in no time!
Training camp includes a photo booth, so bring your super fast camera to capture the action.
Join your Southeast Neighborhood Library to celebrate the start of Summer Reading!
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.: All ages can enjoy hero-themed crafts and activities, plus snacks and a superhero photo booth
11 a.m.: Hero story time for families with children ages 0-8.