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Dunbar High School's Classic Age 1870-1957

Monday, June 26, 2017, 6:30 pm

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.

Mother's Day Film Presentation: Florence Foster Jenkins

Celebrate Mother's Day at the library!  An heiress longs to become an opera star in 1940s New York, despite a horrible singing voice. With the help of her husband and a talented musician, she finds a strange kind of success as a performer and recording artist. Free Popcorn!    
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Heroes of Cinema - Jim Jarmusch's Mystery Train

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.
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Film Screening: Split

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)
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Film Screening: Passengers

Passengers (2016): A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early. (via
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Binge Worthy Discussion

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.

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

Monday, August 7, 2017, 6:30 pm

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
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"Beyond Silence"

The Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library invites you to a showing of the award-winning Beyond Silence. Both of Lara's parents are deaf and she has to interpret from sign language to the spoken world. As she grows up, Lara has to decide between her parents and her own ambitions. Free popcorn!

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

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.