Selma, Lord Selma

“With My Own Two Hands: Brave and Fearless Children of the Civil Rights Movement”

Friday, February 24, 2017, 3:30 pm

The Northeast Library proudly celebrates Black History Month with the theme “With My Own Two Hands: Fearless Children of the Civil Rights Movement."  On February 24 at 3:30 p.m., we will end Black History Month with a screening of the film Selma, Lord, Selma.
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Teen Anime Club

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 4:00 pm

Do you love anime?  Are you always looking for a new anime series to get into?  Are you interested in anime and don't know where to start?  Try Teen Anime Club! We vote and watch on 2 episodes of anime and then talk about it! We also discuss and share manga that we're currently reading.  Teen Anime Club takes place from 4-5 p.m. in the Southeast Meeting Room.  Recommended for ages 12-19
book cover for "Half the Sky" by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl Wudunn.

Women's History Month Teen Film

Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 3:30 pm

We will screen content from the PBS documentary series Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, based on the book with the same title by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.  Join us for film and discussion in honor of National Women's History Month.  

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 
Two muscular anime-style men with blue hair fly towards the viewer, fists raised.

Anime Club February Meeting

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 5:00 pm

For our February meeting of Anime Club we will (at your request!) watch anime that feature various types of martial arts. We will stream anime like Dragon Ball Super, Naruto, Ruroni Kenshin, and Toriko.
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Book to Movie Night: Queen of Katwe

Love chess?  Love movies?  Love true stories of underdogs beating the odds? Then come enjoy the movie "Queen of Katwe" in the Teen Space from 5-7 p.m.  A discussion of the film, chess, and adaptation of the book to the screen will accompany the movie.

Saturday Cinema

Join us in Teen Space to watch a different documentary on the first Saturday of each month. This month, we show "Sweatshop: Deadly Fashion", which follows three young fashion bloggers who spend one month in Cambodia to live as garment workers. This film is available through the library's e-content resource InstantFlix. Ages 13-19 are welcome.
Enter the Dragon

Enter the Dragon Film Showing

In celebration of Chinese New Year, watch one of the most popular Kung Fu films ever.
A cartoon image of a penguin, panda, and polar bear

Anime Club January Meeting!

January's Anime Club meeting has an 'animals' theme - so come out and watch anime with animal or anthropomorphic characters like Polar Bear's Cafe, Chi's Sweet Home, Bono Bono, Bananya, and She and Her Cat on crunchyroll
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Anime Club December Meeting

It's getting cold outside - we're making it cold inside too with Yuri!!! on Ice, the breakout star of this fall's anime season.