'Out of the Basement' Screening & Discussion

Join D.C. filmmakers Natalie Avery and Kyle Centers for a screening of their documentary short, Out of the Basement, followed by question and answer/panel discussion about the issues the film raises. Doors will open at 3:30 p.m. | Film will screen at 4 p.m. | All ages.

Film Screening at St. Mary's Court

Screening of a film from the American Short Story Collection as seen on PBS and adapted from the classic short story by James Thurber (1894-1961), starring Brad Davis and Carol Kane.The film will be shown at St. Mary's Court, a library partner and residential living facility for seniors, at 725 24th St. NW.

Halloween Matinee

A free screening of the creepy classic Nosferatu (1922).

October Film Series: Baltimore Lives

Join us for three free matinees about Baltimore.Please contact for details.

The One with that Song Series

"Everything is Awesome" when you come see at our latest movie.

Adaptive Services Banned Books Week Screening of 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

In honor of the 2014 Banned Books Week celebration, The Adaptive Services Department will present an audio described screening of

Classic Movie

What is the truth?  Who is guilty?  What was the motive?  Come to Palisades Library and enjoy a classic murder movie detailing the anatomy of murder.

Ted Talks Shown on the Big Screen!

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. We’ll be showing a few featured Ted Talks on the big screen in our meeting room. The subject will be “adventure”. Come watch entertaining videos ofvarious speakers!     

Thursday Night Movies!

Come watch Thursday night movies at West End! In September we will celebrate the work of Robin Williams by showing three different films he starred in Thursday, Sept. 11th, 18th, and 25th at 6:30 PM

Fall Book to Movie Series

In this famous Book-to-Movie blockbuster, Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane challenges the system and defies conventional wisdom when he is forced to rebuild his small-market team on a limited budget.Despite opposition from the old guard, the media, fans and their own field manager, Beane with the help of a young, number-crunching, Yale-educated economist, develops