July 1-X-Men: Days of Future Past—2014, rated PG-13, 131 minutes. Wolverine is sent to the past in order to explore history and prevent an event that results in destruction. Starring Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, and Ian McKellen.
June 17-Paris Is Burning—1990, rated R, 71 minutes. A documentary of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on voguing and the ambitions of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality. A compelling story of young people forming their own families, creating their own identities, and becoming their own heroes. Vogue-off with prizes to follow.
August 5-Avengers: Age of Ultron—2015, rated PG-13, 128 minutes. When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to Earth's Mightiest Heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plans. Directed by Joss Whedon .
July 29-To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar—1995, rated PG-13, 109 minutes. Starring Patrick Swayze, Wesley Snipes, John Leguizamo, Stockard Channing and Blythe Danner. Cameos by RuPaul and Robin Williams.
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.
Join us for Teen Trivia and a Movie.
In August, we will be reading Divergentby Veronica Roth and watching the film! We will have a short trivia competition with prizes and enjoy pizza, refreshments and the film.