Films

H.O.P.E. Theater

In the spirit of revitalizing the historic cinema theaters of Anacostia, such as the Carver Theater, the Anacostia Theater, the Naylor Theater, and the Congress Heights Theater, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library proudly presents, H.O.P.E. Theater, Helping Our People Engage.

Dalip Singh Saund: His Life, His Legacy

POP MOVIES, EVERY TUESDAYpresentsDalip Singh Saund: His Life, His LegacyTells the inspiring story of an ethical and passionate man who rose above prejudice and racism to serve as the first Asian, the first Indian and the first Sikh elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.With additional films and a Q & A with the filmmakers!A special presentation in association with the U.S. Capital Historical Society and Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

DC Moving Pictures Film Screening: 'Detour' (1945)

 Join us for a special screening of the classic 1945 film noir, Detour, directed by Edgar G. Ulmer in the large meeting room Thursday, June 19 at 7 p.m.  A discussion with members of DC Moving Pictures will follow the screening. DC Moving Pictures is a local collaborative dedicated to the moving image, championing film and video that does not get seen enough.

Family Movie Singalong

Based on Frank L. Baum's original book The Wizard of Oz, this movie musical takes us on a journey from a farm in Kansas, all the way to Emerald City!

Classic Cinema Night

Come enjoy a colorful and merry adventure starring Errol Flynn at Classic Cinema Night.

H.O.P.E. Theater

In the spirit of revitalizing the historic cinema theaters of Anacostia, such as the Carver Theater, the Anacostia Theater, the Naylor Theater, and the Congress Heights Theater, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library proudly presents, H.O.P.E. Theater,Helping Our People Engage.

BRUHS: Book Reading Uplifts His Spirit

BRUHSBook Reading Uplifts His SpiritAn Exciting New Book Club with The Ask Rayceen ShowOur Monthly LGBT Community OutreachWe'll be discussing Mart Crowley's groundbreaking play The Boys in the Bandfor more information, call 202-727-1291

El Barrio Tours: Gentrification in East Harlem Film Screening

Join documentary filmmaker Andrew Padilla and the Friends of the Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library for a screening and discussion of the film El Barrio Tours: Gentrification in East Harlem.The film explores into the changes to and future of the largest Puerto Rican neighborhood in the United States through the perspectives of residents, activists, business owners, and politicians.

'Gravity'

Let this critically-acclaimed sci-fi movie take your breath away. George Clooney is in this movie for about ten minutes.  That makes it awesome.

Woodridge Anime Club

Visit the Woodridge Library this May and June and interact with like-minded otaku in the following activities:Episode ViewingsGroup DiscussionsManga ChatCharacter DebatesRecommendationsGamesand Snacks!!Join us on each date below or a particular day at your convenience.Saturday, May 10,  3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

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