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Friday, Oct. 18, 2019

Dining, Documentary, Discussion

3 D's - Dining, Documentary, Discussion

Georgetown Library

12 p.m.
DC Public Library in partnership with Guy Mason Recreation Center and the Interactivity Foundation present a the program series 3Ds – Dining, Documentary, and Discussion.  Attendees will view a documentary film, participate in a facilitated discussion and enjoy a free lunch!   Friday, Oct. 18

Monday, Oct. 21, 2019

Scary Stories

Documentary Matinee: Scary Stories

Georgetown Library

1 p.m.
Georgetown Neighborhood Library Presents: Scary Stories A documentary about children's horror classic Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. It includes the author's family, scholars, folklorists, artists, and children's book authors such as R.L. Stine, Q.L. Pearce, and more.  
Get Out

Free film showing: "Get Out"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
A young African American man visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point. Film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford and Caleb Landry Jones USA, 2017, rated R, one hour and 44 minutes.
Get Out

Free film showing: "Get Out"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
A young African American man visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point. Film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford and Caleb Landry Jones USA, 2017, rated R, one hour and 44 minutes.

Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019

Crawl

Movie of the Month: Crawl

Georgetown Library

6 p.m.
For your Halloween entertainment, the Georgetown Neighborhood Library presents its Movie of the Month! Crawl Thrills and chills await! A young woman in a flooding house must contend with a horde of alligators while trying to rescue her imperiled father in the wake of a hurricane! Starring Kaya Scodelario and Barry Pepper. Directed by Alexandre Aja. 2019, one hour and 27 minutes, rated R  

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019

Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee

Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee

Tenley-Friendship Library

1 p.m.
Oscars are good year-round!   Every Wednesday, in the Large Meeting Room, join us for the Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee. Enjoy your afternoon while (re)watching a past Oscar winning (W) or nominated (N) movie.  
Kin

West End Cinemas: Kin

West End Library

6 p.m.
Visit West End library for a screening of Kin. Chased by a vengeful criminal, the feds and a gang of otherworldly soldiers, a recently released ex-con, and his adopted teenage brother are forced to go on the run with a weapon of mysterious origin as their only protection. (IMDB) Kin is rated PG-13, and should end around 7:40 p.m.  

Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019

Mid Day Movies

Mid-Day Movies

Capitol View Library

1 p.m.
Unwind with friends and join us for an afternoon movie.  Participate and vote each week for the movie to be shown the following week.   Recommended for adults and seniors.
Call Her Ganda

West End Cinemas: Call Her Ganda

West End Library

6 p.m.
Visit West End library for a screening of Call Her Ganda. When Jennifer Laude, a Filipina transwoman, is brutally murdered by a U.S. Marine, three women intimately invested in the case; an activist attorney, a transgender journalist, and Jennifer's mother, galvanize a political uprising, pursuing justice and taking on hardened histories of U.S. imperialism. (Kanopy) Call Her Ganda is not rated, and should end around 7:30 p.m.  
Halloween march

Spooky Movies!

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

6 p.m.
Join us for spooky movies as we celebrate the beginning of the fall season! Each Thursday evening at 6 p.m., there will be a scary movie aimed at adults.

Monday, Oct. 28, 2019

Us

Free film showing: "Us"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them. Film stars Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker and Shahadi Wright-Joseph USA, 2019, rated R, one hour and 56 minutes.
Us

Free film showing: "Us"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them. Film stars Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker and Shahadi Wright-Joseph USA, 2019, rated R, one hour and 56 minutes.
Lost Boys

Lost Boys

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
When teenage brothers Michael and Sam move with their mother to a small town in northern California; the younger Sam meets a pair of kindred spirits in geeky comic-book nerds Edward and Alan, while the angst-ridden Michael soon falls for Star -- who turns out to be in thrall to David, leader of a suspicious local gang. Lost Boys is rated R and runs one hour and 38 minutes.  

Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019

Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee

Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee

Tenley-Friendship Library

1 p.m.
Oscars are good year-round!   Every Wednesday, in the Large Meeting Room, join us for the Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee. Enjoy your afternoon while (re)watching a past Oscar winning (W) or nominated (N) movie.  

Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019

Halloween

West End Cinemas: Halloween (2018)

West End Library

6 p.m.
Visit West End library for a screening of Halloween.
Let the Right One In

Frightening Film Night

Petworth Library

6:30 p.m.
Celebrate the season with a screening of Let the Right One In.

Monday, Nov. 4, 2019

High Life

Free film showing: "High Life"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
A death row inmate forgoes his sentence by joining a suicide space mission where he also becomes an unwilling participant in an experiment about reproduction in space. Film stars Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, André Benjamin, Mia Goth and Lars Eidinger. USA, 2018, rated R, one hour and 53 minutes.
High Life

Free film showing: "High Life"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
A death row inmate forgoes his sentence by joining a suicide space mission where he also becomes an unwilling participant in an experiment about reproduction in space. Film stars Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, André Benjamin, Mia Goth and Lars Eidinger. USA, 2018, rated R, one hour and 53 minutes.

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019

Photo of Beyle

"Beyle: The Artist and Her Legacy": A Yiddish Book Center Film

Cleveland Park Library

7 p.m.
BEYLE: The Artist and Her Legacy is a documentary short film about the life and legacy of poet, artist and activist Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman. Beyle's poems and songs are part of the fabric of postwar Yiddish culture. In 2005 she received a National Heritage Award from the National Endowment for the Arts for her vast and vibrant artistic contributions, which have had a lasting impact on many Jewish artists and scholars. 

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019

Mid Day Movies

Mid-Day Movies

Capitol View Library

1 p.m.
Unwind with friends and join us for an afternoon movie.  Participate and vote each week for the movie to be shown the following week.   Recommended for adults and seniors.
John Wick promotion still

Action Packed November

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

6 p.m.
Come enjoy fellowship with other adults in your community at Shepherd Park Library during the month of November!  We will enter the life of John Wick and see how his world expands throughout the three movies that have premiered to date. Brief discussions will occur after the movie and light refreshments will be provided.

Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019

Mid Day Movies

Mid-Day Movies

Capitol View Library

1 p.m.
Unwind with friends and join us for an afternoon movie.  Participate and vote each week for the movie to be shown the following week.   Recommended for adults and seniors.
John Wick promotion still

Action Packed November

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

6 p.m.
Come enjoy fellowship with other adults in your community at Shepherd Park Library during the month of November!  We will enter the life of John Wick and see how his world expands throughout the three movies that have premiered to date. Brief discussions will occur after the movie and light refreshments will be provided.

Friday, Nov. 15, 2019

Dining, Documentary, Discussion

3 D's - Dining, Documentary, Discussion

Georgetown Library

12 p.m.
DC Public Library in partnership with Guy Mason Recreation Center and the Interactivity Foundation present a the program series 3Ds – Dining, Documentary, and Discussion.  Attendees will view a documentary film, participate in a facilitated discussion and enjoy a free lunch!   Friday, Oct. 18

Monday, Nov. 18, 2019

Best of Enemies

Free film showing: "The Best of Enemies"

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration. Film stars Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche and Wes Bentley. USA, 2019, rated PG-13, two hours and 13 minutes.
Best of Enemies

Free film showing: "The Best of Enemies"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration. Film stars Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche and Wes Bentley. USA, 2019, rated PG-13, two hours and 13 minutes.

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

suppressed

Book Hill Talks - Suppresed: The Fight to Vote Film Screening

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
2018 was a contentious year featuring a high stakes mid-term election with several marquee races making news globally. Filmmaker Robert Greenwald examines that year's voter suppression efforts through the eyes of the Georgia voters affected by changes in voter access policies.  

Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019

Mid Day Movies

Mid-Day Movies

Capitol View Library

1 p.m.
Unwind with friends and join us for an afternoon movie.  Participate and vote each week for the movie to be shown the following week.   Recommended for adults and seniors.
John Wick promotion still

Action Packed November

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

6 p.m.
Come enjoy fellowship with other adults in your community at Shepherd Park Library during the month of November!  We will enter the life of John Wick and see how his world expands throughout the three movies that have premiered to date. Brief discussions will occur after the movie and light refreshments will be provided.
Documentary film

The Labs Presents: Studio Lab Documentary Filmmaking Meet-Up

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

6:30 p.m.
Are you interested in making documentary films but don't know where to begin? Join us for the Studio Lab Documentary Filmmaking Meet -Up  where we'll explore the process of making documentary films together. This meet up is geared towards those who have absolutely no experience in making films but are passionate about learning the process.