It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown Film and Halloween Party!

It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown Halloween Party! Come in your costume and bring some of your candy to watch this Halloween classic and decorate a candy bag! We'll start the movie at 1:00 and play it on a loop until we close at 5:30, so stop by before you head out to trick or treat!

Halloween Movie & Crafts

Join us for Halloween-themes crafts, healthy snacks, and an animated Halloween film!   Costumes encouraged.  On Oct. 29-31, kids can stop by the Circulation Desk for a treat, while supplies last.  Happy Halloween!  Movie description:
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Home Movie Day DC 2015

Have your family’s home movies personally inspected by Film and Video Archivist professionals! View and share your family’s home movies together with an audience! Learn about how to digitize and preserve your family’s home films and videos. See exciting home movies from the growing collection of at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture and DC Public Library Special Collections. Use the hashtag #homemoviedaydc to follow and share.

Mo Willems Morning

Do you love books by Mo Willems? So do we! Come and have fun with a story time all about Mo Willems and his fantastic stories, as well as a special craft and a showing of an animated film of some of his stories.  

Marc Brown Move Night

Celebrate the birthday of Marc Brown, author of the popular Arthur series, by watching a few episodes of the television show inspired by his books!
October Movies

October Film Series: Adorable Vermin

Join us for our October Film Series: Adorable Vermin every Thursday in October at 4 pm on the Lower Level.  We will be featuring: Stuart Little, Ratatouille, Rescuers and the Tale of Despereaux.  Enjoy popcorn while you watch the film.
Film Reel

Monthly Movie

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!  We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 2 and older, so please join us for cinematic fun!
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Weekend Matinee

Children's movies for ages 6-10.
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Scream Cinema

Get ready for spooky good times with frightfully, funny movies. Showings:  Ages 5-7    4:30 pm Ages 8-12  6:00 pm  
Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone DVD

Movie Madness

Join us to watch the first adventure in the Harry Potter series and make themed crafts. For children ages 6 to12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.