Race is based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy.
PG-13. 134 minutes. 2016
Cause an Effect
Make eating a selfless act by dining at any Washington, DC Chipotle location on Tuesday, June 7, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the image from this post on your smartphone or tell the cashier you would like your meal to benefit the Library, and 50 percent of the proceeds will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.
During the month of September, the teen DIY TGIF activity will be
n Fridays from 3:00-5:00pm, Parklands-Turner teens get to make and play their own computer games, using. Two Mondays a month, teens are introduced to game coding techniques. The other two Mondays,that they then are free to explore whenever they visit the library. DCPL game coding software includes
Every month, a staff member at Parklands-Turner is available to guide teens (ages 13-19) and young adults (ages 20-24) through a specific step toward realizing their goals--whether these goals are to receive a scholarship award to the college or university of choice, acceptance into a competitive and highly-coveted apprenticeship program, or a call-back after a series of successful company interviews.June: Resumes for College & Job Applications
The Teen Space will have some special guests! The Urasenke Tea Ceremony Association of Washington, D.C. will share the basic principles of the Chado (The Japanese “Way of Tea”) and demonstrate how a bowl of tea satisfies our physical thirst and offers harmony with nature.
Have you wondered if you can return to coloring books? Do you want to relax or de-stress? Do you want to try something more complicated than a children's coloring book? All supplies will be provided, but you may also bring your own.
Join us at Palisades Library on Thursday, June 9, and Thursday, July 7, at 6:30 p.m.