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Marvelous Movie Monday: "Ushpizin" (6:30 p.m. film showing)

Free film showing: Ushpizin. Israel, 2004.   Comedy-drama about a devout Hasidic Jewish couple who unexpectedly end up hosting two ex-cons in their home during the Sukkot holiday. PG, 1 hour 30 minutes This film will be showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
ushpizin

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Ushpizin" (2 p.m. film showing)

Free film showing: Ushpizin. Israel, 2004.  Comedy-drama about a devout Hasidic Jewish couple who unexpectedly end up hosting two ex-cons in their home during the Sukkot holiday. PG, 1 hour 30 minutes This film will be showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: "Zookeeper's Wife" (2 p.m. film showing)

Free film showing: Zookeeper's Wife.  US/UK/Czech Republic 2017,  Based on the book Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman, the true story of the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo who helped save hundreds of Jews during the Nazi occupation of Poland. Starring Jessica Chastain and Daniel Bruhl.  
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Marvelous Movie Monday: "Zookeeper's Wife" (6:30 p.m. film showing)

Free film showing: Zookeeper's Wife.  US/UK/Czech Republic 2017,  Based on the book Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman, the true story of the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo who helped save hundreds of Jews during the Nazi occupation of Poland. Starring Jessica Chastain and Daniel Bruhl.  PG-13, 2 hours 7 minutes.  
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Marvelous Movie Monday: "Silent Running" (6:30 p.m. film showing)

Free movie showing: Silent Running.  US, 1975   In a future where all flora is extinct on earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of earth's botany, kept on a spacecraft. Starring Bruce Dern.  1 hour and 29 minutes.  Not rated. This film will be showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
silent running

Marvelous Movie Monday: "Silent Running" (2 p.m. film showing)

Free movie showing: Silent Running.  US, 1975 In a future where all flora is extinct on earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of earth's botany, kept on a spacecraft. Starring Bruce Dern.  1 hour and 29 minutes.  Not rated. This film will be showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
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George Pelecanos in Conversation

The Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library present an author talk with George Pelecanos, the critically-acclaimed DC-based novelist and television producer. Mr. Pelecanos will discuss his childhood in Ward One and the impact that has had on his writing. Many of his books take place in the Columbia Heights, Mt. Pleasant, Georgia Ave. and Dupont Circle neighborhoods and reflect actual locations and occurrences in the area over a range of decades. 
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Luis Garay Percussion World Duo

Come join the fun! The Luis Garay Percussion World Duo will give a free concert in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. We will seat the event on a first-come, first-served basis.  
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Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City

Professor Derek Hyra from American University will speak about his new book Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City.
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Video Production and iMovie Fundamentals

Come learn the fundamentals of video production and iMovie in this all inclusive 1 1/2 hour class.

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