Calendar

Primary tabs

Upcoming Events(active tab)
Monthly

Legend

  •  
    Adults
  •  
    Back to School
  •  
    Center for Accessibility
  •  
    Friends of the Library
  •  
    Kids
  •  
    Lecture
  •  
    MLK Library Great Hall
  •  
    Special Collections
  •  
    Special Event
  •  
    Summer Reading
  •  
    Teens
  •  
    The Labs at DC Public Library

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Split Movie

Film Screening: Split

Mt. Pleasant Library

2 p.m.
Split (2016): Three girls are kidnapped by a man with a diagnosed 23 distinct personalities. They must try to escape before the apparent emergence of a frightful new 24th. (via IMDB)

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Fargo Season 1 Cover

Binge Worthy Discussion

Northeast Library

6:30 p.m.
There’s a hole in your life. You need someone to talk to. You have questions, theories, and discoveries to share about your favorite show, but no one wants to listen to you. We’re here for you because we feel the same. Join us at the Northeast Library for a discussion about the current season of Fargo on FX.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Zero Dark Thirty film poster

Movie Night at West End: Zero Dark Thirty

West End Library

6 p.m.
Join us at West End for a screening of Zero Dark Thirty!

Monday, June 5, 2017

sully

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "Sully" (2 p.m. Showing)

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free film showing:  Sully.  US, 2016, rated PG-13, 96 minutes long.   Tom Hanks stars as Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who landed a plane on the Hudson River in 2009. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 
sully

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "Sully" (6:30 p.m. Showing)

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Free film showing: Sully.  US, 2016, rated PG-13, 96 minutes long. Tom Hanks stars as Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who landed a plane on the Hudson River in 2009. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Mystery Train

Heroes of Cinema - Jim Jarmusch's Mystery Train

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Come discuss Jim Jarmusch's nutty masterpiece Mystery Train. Aloof teenage Japanese tourists, a frazzled Italian widow, and a disgruntled British immigrant all converge in the city of dreams - which, in Mystery Train is Memphis.

Monday, June 12, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, June 19, 2017

in and out

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "In and Out" (2 p.m. Showing)

Chevy Chase Library

2 p.m.
Free film showing: In and Out. US, 1997, rated PG-13, 1 hour and 30 minutes.  Comedy about a small-town English teacher who is unexpectedly outed right before he is to marry a woman.  Starring Kevin Kline, Debbie Reynolds, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck, Matt Dillon, Wilford Brimley and Bob Newhart. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
in and out

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "In and Out" (6:30 p.m. Showing)

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Free film showing: In and Out. US, 1997, rated PG-13, 1 hour and 30 minutes.  Comedy about a small-town English teacher who is unexpectedly outed right before he is to marry a woman.  Starring Kevin Kline, Debbie Reynolds, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck, Matt Dillon, Wilford Brimley and Bob Newhart. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

books

Book Hill Talks: "Gutenberg in the Cyberstorm" Screening and Discussion

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
What does the future hold for books? Booksellers? And (most importantly) libraries? Stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library for a screening of the Deutsche Welle TV Arts 21 short doc Gutenberg in the Cyberstorm (26 min), followed by an open discussion. For more info, contact Wendell Kellar at wendell.kellar@dc.gov or 202-210-1860  

Monday, June 26, 2017

Marvin Jones photo

Dunbar High School's Classic Age 1870-1957

Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

6:30 p.m.
Please join us for the documentary screening of "Dunbar High School's Classic Age: 1870-1957," the story of the first public high school for African-Americans in Washington, D.C.  A discussion will follow with local film producer Marvin T. Jones.
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, July 10, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, July 17, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Poster for "The Big Chill"

Age-Friendly DC: Movie Matinee

Tenley-Friendship Library

1:30 p.m.
Revisit your youth (or at least your thirties) with director Lawrence Kasdan's drama about old friends who get together for the weekend. What the young-ish men and women learn about each other's secrets will change the way they view their own lives. Rated R, 1 hour and 45 minutes, 1983.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, July 31, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, Aug. 7, 2017

"Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World" Film Series

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us every Monday night in August for a special Summer Reading film series featuring Access Video's Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World series. Discover how going green can help you build a be
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, Aug. 14, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

"Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World" Film Series

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us every Monday night in August for a special Summer Reading film series featuring Access Video's Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World series. Discover how going green can help you build a be

Monday, Aug. 21, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

"Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World" Film Series

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us every Monday night in August for a special Summer Reading film series featuring Access Video's Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World series. Discover how going green can help you build a be

Monday, Aug. 28, 2017

"Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World" Film Series

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us every Monday night in August for a special Summer Reading film series featuring Access Video's Green-ovating: Home Renovations for a Sustainable World series. Discover how going green can help you build a be
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, Sept. 18, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 

Monday, Sept. 25, 2017

Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Anacostia Library

6:30 p.m.
Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space.