Films

Food Waste

Food and Sustainability: A Night of Short Films

Join us for a screening of short films about food and sustainability to learn more about where your food comes from, and to learn more about local initiatives that address problems within our present food system. Screening in room A-10.
Tuesday Night Movies logoRide Along 2 movie poster.From Purple Rain DVD cover.Image from Honor & Duty.The Merchant of Venice movie poster.Race movie poster.

Tuesday Night Movies

May 3 Ride Along 2 Ice Cube and Kevin Hart return, this time taking their war on drugs to Miami. Tika Sumpter also stars in this action-filled comedy. Directed by Tim Story.  102 minutes.  2016.  PG-13 May 10  Purple Rain The late, great Prince in his star making turn as a young musician on the rise, spawning one of the all-time blockbuster soundtracks. Directed by Albert Magnoli.   111 minutes. 1984. R  May 17
Purple Rain

Purple Rain - Second Screening!

Dearly beloved We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life Electric word life It means forever and that's a mighty long time But I'm here to tell you There's something else The after worldLet's Go Crazy - Prince - Purple Rain
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The Sharing Extravaganza

Join us in A-5 and share your home videos/photos. Nothing better than a home movie night in the library! It is a sharing event, so bring a home movie or photograph(s).
Purple Rain

Dearly Beloved - Screening of the Iconic Film Purple Rain

Dearly beloved We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life Electric word life It means forever and that's a mighty long time But I'm here to tell you There's something else The after worldLet's Go Crazy - Prince - Purple Rain
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Celebrating Coretta Scott King

In celebration of Coretta Scott King for her birthday, join us at the Rosedale Neighborhood Library for a special screening of The March.  Family friendly and educational.  Running Time: 60 Minutes
Art from Star Wars: Episode VII-the Force Awakens.

May the Fourth Be With You - A Star Wars Celebration

The Palisades Neighborhood Library invites you to celebrate May the Fourth with all things Star Wars. ​Dressing up as your favorite Star Wars character is highly encouraged!  4:00-5:00 p.m.:  Make Star Wars themed crafts, decorate an edible Wookie Cookie, and test your lightsaber skills on our piñata. 5:00-7:15 p.m.: Settle in for a showing of Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.  May the fourth be with you! All ages welcome.
Bicycles

Bicycle Drive-in Movie for National Bike Month

Join us for an evening of bikes and movies to cap off National Bike Month.
Sweetie

Heroes of Cinema - Jane Campion's Sweetie

Are you a film buff? Are you looking to nurture your budding love of film? Come join a monthly discussion of a film from DC Public Library's exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection
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Free DC: A Struggle for Emancipation in the District of Columbia

Celebrate DC Emancipation Day at a documentary screening and panel discussion with DC statehood rights activist and documentarian Anise Jenkins. This film and discussion will explore the history and struggle of freedom, civil rights and autonomy in the District of Columbia. This program will take place on the second floor, in the Main Meeting Room.

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