Films

a black movie camera

Sensory Friendly Movie

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join us for a sensory friendly film screening. The lights will be less dim and the volume will be softer than at the movie theater. Children are welcome and encouraged to sing, talk, shout, and move around. This month's movie will be "Brave" and the event will be held in the Children's Room.
Is There A Dog In This Book? by Viviane Schwarz

Doggy Story Time

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Enjoy a dog-themed story time, a special craft afterwards, and a showing of the classic film "Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey". The film begins at 5 pm, is rated G, and runs for 84 minutes. 
Saturday Movie

Valentine’s Day Movie

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 5:00 pm

Children can enjoy Valentine’s Day with Tiana and Naveen in "The Princess and the Frog". The movie is rated G and runs for one hour and thirty-eight minutes. 
Saturday Movie

Saturday Afternoon Movie

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 3:00 pm

Saturday afternoon is a great time to watch a movie.  Come on over to Capitol View and see what's playing on the movie screen. Bring your friends and family and let's watch a movie!  
The Secret Life of Pets

Pajama Movie Night: The Secret Life of Pets

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:00 pm

Put on your PJs and find out what your pets do when you’re not at home. Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome.  
Mural at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, Washington DC

King's Cinema: Celebrating the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's life and legacy through movies at the Dorothy I. Height Library.   Children 4 - 5:30 p.m. Adults 6 - 8 p.m. All programs are free and open to the public
Frozen movie

Friday Films: Frozen

Friday, January 27, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join us in the Children's Room to watch an animated movie about a princess who must go on a journey to find her sister, whose icy powers have trapped their kingdom in an eternal winter.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Monsters, Inc.

Family Move Night

Children and adults alike can enjoy the popular Disney/Pixar movie "Monsters Inc." The movie, about two monsters who accidentally bring a little girl back to their scare factory, is rated G and runs for one hour and thirty-two minutes.   
Zootopia film poster: shows a cartoon rabbit and a cartoon fox

After School Movie: Zootopia

Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 4:30 pm

Join us in the Children's Room for a showing of the recent Disney film "Zootopia", followed by a short discussion about its themes. This program is designed for ages 5 and up.  
Story of Ruby Bridges

Monthly Movie for Children and Families

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 3:30 pm

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!   We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 4 and older. This month's film (for Martin Luther King Jr. week) is "The Story of Ruby Bridges". Please join us!

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