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Road Home

Marvelous Movie Monday: "The Road Home" (6:30 p.m. Showing)

Monday, May 8, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for a free movie showing of The Road Home directed by the great Chinese director Zhang Yimou. It tells the story of a man who returns home for his father's funeral. There, he tells us the story of the love between his parents.  China, 1999, rated G, 1 hour and 30 minutes.  With English subtitles.  
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Marvelous Movie Monday "The Queen of Katwe" (2 p.m. Showing)

Monday, May 1, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us for a free movie showing of The Queen of Katwe, directed by Mira Nair. The true story of Ugandan chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi.  US 2016. Rated PG.  The movie runs 124 minutes.
queen of katwe

Marvelous Movie Monday: "The Queen of Katwe" (6:30 p.m. Showing)

Monday, May 1, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for a free movie showing of The Queen of Katwedirected by Mira Nair. The true story of Ugandan chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi.  US 2016. Rated PG.  The movie runs 124 minutes.  
Mother

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Mother" (6:30 p.m. Showing)

Monday, May 15, 2017, 6:30 pm

Celebrate the day after Mother's Day with a free showing of Mother with Debbie Reynolds and Albert Brooks. It is rated PG-13 and it runs 1 hour and 44 minutes.
Mother

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Mother" (2 p.m. Showing)

Monday, May 15, 2017, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the day after Mother's Day with a free showing of Mother with Debbie Reynolds and Albert Brooks. It is rated PG-13 and it runs 1 hour and 44 minutes.
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The DC Poet Project: Poetry Open Mic & Reading featuring Ethelbert Miller and Melanie Figg

The DC Poet Project is a poetry open mic and reading series featuring top local authors. At each event the featured poets will select a winning open mic reader for a $100 cash prize and the chance to compete for a book contract. Open mic time is limited. Some spaces are reserved for walk-up performances; to reserve an open mic spot before the event visit dayeight.org/dc-poet-project.
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The DC Poet Project: Poetry Open Mic & Reading featuring Joseph Ross and Danielle Evennou

The DC Poet Project is a poetry open mic and reading series featuring top local authors.
Yoga

April Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 11:15 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:15 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels. April class schedule: 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25.
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Book Hill Talks - David Vine

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 7:00 pm

David Vine, Associate Professor, Anthropology, American University, and author of  Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World, will be on hand to discuss his research on the presence of US military installations abroad.
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April Gentle Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 10:00 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class every Tuesday morning at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 10 a.m. gentle yoga class is designed to accommodate all skill levels and ranges of motion, especially targeting adults ages 55+ and those with limited flexibility.April class schedule: 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25.

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