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Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016

jason bourne

Matt Damon is back again as Jason Bourne!

Mt. Pleasant Library

2 p.m.
It's been 10 years since Jason Bourne walked away from the agency that trained him to become a deadly weapon. Hoping to draw him out of the shadows, CIA director Robert Dewey assigns hacker and counterinsurgency expert Heather Lee to find him. Lee suspects that former operative Nicky Parsons is also looking for him. As she begins tracking the duo, Bourne finds himself back in action battling a sinister network that utilizes terror and technology to maintain unchecked power.

Monday, Dec. 12, 2016

invincible

Free film showing: "Invincible"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free film showing:  Invincible. Germany, 2001, Rated PG-13, 2 hours & 13 minutes A Polish Jewish strongman performs in 1932 Berlin as the blond Aryan hero Siegfried.  Inspired by the true story of Zishe Breitbart.  Starring Jouko Ahola and Tim Roth.   ​Showing at 2 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.
invincible

Free film showing: "Invincible"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Free film showing:  Invincible. Germany, 2001, Rated PG-13, 2 hours & 13 minutes A Polish Jewish strongman performs in 1932 Berlin as the blond Aryan hero Siegfried.  Inspired by the true story of Zishe Breitbart.  Starring Jouko Ahola and Tim Roth.   Showing at 2 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

Nighthawks on the Blue Highway

DC Music Salon: Nighthawks on the Blue Highway

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

7 p.m.
DC Music Salon kicks off our seventh season screening: "Nighthawks on the Blue Highway." This new documentary is the first film about one of the hardest working bands in America, the result of two years of production, countless days on the road with the band and interviews with those who know the members and their music best.

Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016

suicide squad_harley quinn

Suicide Squad/Task Force X - Either Way, It's Good!

Mt. Pleasant Library

2 p.m.
Figuring they're all expendable, a U.S. intelligence officer decides to assemble a team of dangerous, incarcerated supervillains for a top-secret mission. Now armed with government weapons, Deadshot (Will Smith), Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Captain Boomerang, Killer Croc and other despicable inmates must learn to work together. Dubbed Task Force X, the criminals unite to battle a mysterious and powerful entity, while the diabolical Joker (Jared Leto) launches an evil agenda of his own. (via google)
mob psycho 100

Woodridge Anime Club: November/December Schedule

Woodridge Library

3 p.m.
Join Woodridge Anime on the above date for manga chat and episode viewings throughout early Winter 2016.  Come for snacks, then hangout with club members to view popular series listed below. Mob Psycho 100 Durarara RWBY

Monday, Dec. 19, 2016

chocolat

Free film showing: "Chocolat"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free film showing:  Chocolat. (France/US) 2000, rated PG-13, 2 hours & 1 minute.  
chocolat

Free film showing: "Chocolat"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Free film showing:  Chocolat. (France/US) 2000, rated PG-13, 2 hours & 1 minute.  A woman and her daughter open a chocolate shop that shakes up the rigid morality of a small town in France.  Starring Juliette Binoche, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, and Alfred Molina.  Showing at 2 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m. today.

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016

Movie poster for "The Railway Children"

Age-Friendly Film: The Railway Children

Tenley-Friendship Library

1:30 p.m.
Spend an afternoon watching the poignant film adaptation of a children's classic novel. The life of three children and their mother comes undone when their father is accused of treason. They leave their posh London home for a Yorkshire village near a railway. Young and old alike will feel warmed by the new friendships the family finds.      (G, 1970, Directed by Lionel Jeffries)

Friday, Dec. 23, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, Dec. 30, 2016

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017

me before you

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Me Before You"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free film showing at 2 p.m. of "Me Before You" starring Emilia Clarke and Sam Chaflin. When a wealthy young man becomes a quadriplegic his family hires a caretaker to inspire him to want to live again. Based on the book of the same name by Jojo Moyes.  UK, 2016, rated PG-13, 110 minutes.
Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

Heroes of Cinema - Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
To start off the new year, we will discuss Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters: Paul Schrader's wild cinematic imagining of the life of Japanese writer Yukio Mishima.This visually stunning, collagelike portrait of acclaimed Japanese author and playwright Mishima (played by Ken Ogata) investigates the inner turmoil and contradictions of a man who attempted an impossible harmony between self, art, and society. 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, Jan. 13, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Jan. 23, 2017

ghostbusters

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Ghostbusters"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free film showing of the 2016 "Ghostbusters" movie starring Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Kristin Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, and Chris Hemsworth.   Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, four women band together to stop the otherworldly threat.   US, 2016, rated PG-13, 1 hour & 56 minutes. Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
ghostbusters

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Ghostbusters"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Free film showing of the 2016 "Ghostbusters" movie starring Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Kristin Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, and Chris Hemsworth.   Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, four women band together to stop the otherworldly threat.   US, 2016, rated PG-13, 1 hour & 56 minutes. Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.  

Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Friday, Jan. 27, 2017

Parklands-Turner Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Monthly Film Festival

Parklands-Turner Library

12 p.m.
Visit the Parklands-Turner Library every Tuesday and Friday for a cinematic celebration. Each month library staff will select famous films from the library collection in support of the theme for the current month.  Screen Times:  Tuesdays at noon  Fridays at noon and 3:00 p.m. Monthly themes:

Monday, Jan. 30, 2017

cafe society

Free film showing: "Cafe Society"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free showing of "Cafe Society". In the 1930s a young Bronx couple moves to Hollywood, where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle. After returning to New York, he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life. Directed by Woody Allen.  US, 2016, rated PG-13, 96 minutes.  Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
cafe society

Free film showing: "Cafe Society"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Free showing of "Cafe Society".  In the 1930s a young Bronx couple moves to Hollywood, where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle. After returning to New York, he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life. Directed by Woody Allen.   US, 2016, rated PG-13, 96 minutes.   Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.