Teens

dog days

Dog Days @ Woodridge Wimpy Kid Club

Wednesday, December 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

mob psycho 100

Woodridge Anime Club: November/December Schedule

Saturday, December 17, 2016, 3:00 pm

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
America An Immigration Nation

"America - An Immigration Nation" - Film Screening and Discussion

Join us for a screening of "America -- An Immigration Nation" written and researched by Ronald "Smokey" Stevens. The film's length is about 30 minutes, followed by Q&A with Ronald "Smokey" Stevens. This film chronicles and shows the history of immigration in America. It describes the "4 great waves of immigration" that have occurred through out American history.
Thurgood Marshall

Mr Civil Rights

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

Come join us in celebrating Black History Month film series featuring -  Civil rights attorney Thurgood Marshall's triumph in the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision to desegregate America's public schools completed the final leg of a journey of over 20 years laying the groundwork to end legal segregation. He won more Supreme Court cases than any lawyer in American history, making the work of civil rights pioneers like the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks possible.
Thurgood Marshall

Mr Civil Rights

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

Come join us in celebrating Black History Month film series featuring -  Civil rights attorney Thurgood Marshall's triumph in the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision to desegregate America's public schools completed the final leg of a journey of over 20 years laying the groundwork to end legal segregation. He won more Supreme Court cases than any lawyer in American history, making the work of civil rights pioneers like the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks possible.
Selma

Selma

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:00 pm

 Come join us in celebrating Black History Month film series - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964.
Alphabet of braille cells

Teen Braille Book Club

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 11:00 am

Attention teen braille readers! This fun club will give readers a chance to read and discuss short stories. Event will be held in room 215 in the braille corner. For more information or to request an accommodation, email kerry.donovan@dc.gov or call 202-727-2142. For ages 13-19.

The History and Politics of Gentrification in Mt. Pleasant / La Historia y Política de Desplazamiento en la Mt. Pleasant

Se ofrecerán servicios de traducción de inglés a español en este programa Join University of Maryland scholars Kevin Kim (American Studies), Cody Osterman (History), and Malaurie Pilatte (School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures) as they hold a discussion on the history and politics of gentrification in Mt. Pleasant. This interdisciplinary group of researchers utilized multiple sources of data, from archival resources to current day promotional materials, to think through the many changes the neighborhood has seen and continues to see to this day.
West Side StoryInternational Games Day

West Side Story and International Games Day

Two programs for the price of one! Come enjoy a classic movie while indulging in some friendly competition on International Games Day! Spend part of your chilly November Saturday at Lamond-Riggs playing board games and watching West Side Story. All ages welcomed.
Selma

Selma: One Dream Can Change the World

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 6:00 pm

"A film that everyone needs to see to understand the importance of voting in the United States.  Although the Civil Rights Act of 1964 legally desegregated the South, discrimination was still rampant in certain areas, making it very difficult for blacks to register to vote. In 1965, an Alabama city became the battleground in the fight for suffrage. Despite violent opposition, Dr. Martin Luther 

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