Films

a large, golden-orange robot stands tall in the background.

Anime Club - May Meeting

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library's Anime Club, held in Teen Space for those 13-19, will host its third meeting on May 25 from 5-7 p.m.  This month's theme will be Mecha Anime.  We will stream anime like Aldnoah.ZeroGargantia on the Verdurous PlanetGo Lion/Voltron, and Mobile Suit GUNDAM Iron Blooded Orphans. Swing on by for snacks, robots, explosions and a good time.  Hope to see you there!
Rent the musical

Pride Month Movie Screening

Enjoy a special screening of the movie Rent, based on the Tony Award-winning musical! In honor of Pride Month, watch as Angel, Mimi, Roger, and their friends work to create a life in New York City's East Village.  This film is rated PG-13 and has a runtime of 135 minutes.
The Princess Bride

Family Night Movie at Palisades Library

An interactive movie night at Palisades Library? Inconceivable! Join us on Tuesday, July 12 at 5:30 pm for a screening of a beloved classic, The Princess Bride
Preakness, stakes, horses

The Preakness Stakes Pre Race Party!

Get ready for the race!  Prepare for the Preakness Stakes, hosted in nearby Baltimore City. Enjoy hat-making, uniquely Maryland food, and pre-race coverage, so you will be ready to watch the race at home! (The race starts at 6:18 p.m.)  Ages 13-19 - Teen Space.  

Monday Movie Madness

Come Join Anacostia Library and watch an exciting movie. All age are welcome... 
an image of space with yellow text reading, "May the 4th Be With You."

May the Fourth Be With You

Join us in Teen Space as we celebrate all things Star Wars with trivia, games, and spoofs from 2 p.m. till the library closes.
Purple Rain

Dearly Beloved - Screening of the Iconic Film Purple Rain

Dearly beloved We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life Electric word life It means forever and that's a mighty long time But I'm here to tell you There's something else The after worldLet's Go Crazy - Prince - Purple Rain
Sailor Moon, a blond and blue-eyed anime character, strikes a determined pose.

Anime Club - April Meeting

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library's Anime Club, held in Teen Space, will host its second meeting on April 27 from 5-7 p.m.  Thank you to everyone who came out for the first meeting in March!  This month's theme will be Magical Girls.  We will be streaming Sailor Moon, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Bottle Fairy, and Magic User's Club!  
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.

Parklands-Turner Teen Film Festival for the Month of April

Just for Teens!  Every Friday at 3:00 pm, staff at Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library will show a film in celebration of Poetry Appreciation Month.  "Keep calm, and poetry slam on!"

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