Jazz Appreciation Month Film: The Aristocats

To complete our celebration of Jazz Appreciation month, join us for a Disney classic, The Aristocats (a staff favorite)!

Summer Reading Kick-Off

To kick off summer reading, children can enjoy the film The Phantom Tollbooth and take home a copy of the book! The movie is rated G and runs for one hour and thirty minutes. The free books are available while supplies last.  

Disney Movie Night

Celebrate mothers with a special showing of Brave, a Disney film about the relationship between a mother and daughter. The movie is rated PG and runs for 93 minutes.  

Cinco de Mayo Story Time

Enjoy a few stories and songs in celebration of Latino culture! Afterwards, there will be a special showing of a few episodes from the cartoon Maya & Miguel
Ramona and Beezus movie

Movie Madness: Ramona and Beezus

Join us in the Children's Room to watch Ramona and Beezus to celebrate author Beverly Cleary's 100th birthday! Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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.

Family Feature Movie

On Omri's ninth birthday, he receives a small plastic Indian figure from his best friend, a cupboard from his older brother and a key inherited from his great-grandmother. Unaware that the key is magical he puts the toy Indian in the cupboard. When he awakes the following morning, he discovered that the toys… If you want to find out join us for our monthly movie program.    
Aunt Beatrice holding Beezus' birthday cake, from "Beezus and Ramona."

Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary!

Join us in the Children's Room as we celebrate author Beverley Cleary's 100th birthday! We'll have special morning preschool storytimes at 10 and 11 a.m., plus activities and read-alouds throughout the day for children of all ages. 
The Peanuts Movie

Movie Madness: The Peanuts Movie

Join us for The Peanuts Movie, featuring Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the gang.  Rated G. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
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Monthly Family Film

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!  We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 2 and older.  Please join us!