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Heroes of Cinema - Knife in the Water

Are you a film buff? Are you looking to nurture your budding love of film? Come join a monthly discussion of a film from DC Public Library's new and exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection
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'Selma':One Dream Can Change the World

Selma was a town in the deep south where there had been a building protest for voting rights. It was both the greatest triumph of the Civil Rights movement and the end of the coalition that brought together many Americans that supported the cause. The film Selma begins with Martin Luther King, Jr.
A still of the Count from the movie Nosferatu


A screening of the 1922 silent movie Nosferatu in 16mm format, with musical accompaniment by local experimental musician Tristan Welch. For more information on the film and musician, check out this blog post. For adults and teens. 
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BRUHS: Book Reading Uplifts His Spirit

BRUHS Book Reading Uplifts His Spirit A Monthly LGBT Community Outreach December's special guest is Chase Meacham!  
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Family Feature Movie: Nanny McPhee Returns

Nanny McPhee is back is back again on another magical adventure where she is needed most. The story begins with an overwhelmed mother and her two children struggling to keep their farm and family together. Will they be able to keep their far? Is Nanny McPhee tough enough to keep these children in order? Will that be enough to keep this family together? If you want to find out, join us for our monthly family movie program.
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Woodridge Anime Club: Late Fall/Early Winter '15

Join Woodridge Anime on the above date for manga chat and episode viewings throughout late fall / early winter. Come for the snacks, then hangout with like-minded Otaku for these popular series! 
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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Parts 1 & 2

Join us for an encore screening of this animated fan favorite:  
It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown Film and Halloween Party!

It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown Halloween Party! Come in your costume and bring some of your candy to watch this Halloween classic and decorate a candy bag! We'll start the movie at 1:00 and play it on a loop until we close at 5:30, so stop by before you head out to trick or treat!
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'Baseball': the fifth Inning, by Ken Burns: the 1930's

Baseball is in our minds and hearts this fall. To reflect on its history in light of the changing season, baseball can be said to have grown to form a unique connection with American culture. When the Depression came on Americans had difficulty meeting daily needs. Many could not even afford the 50 cents it cost to attend a game. But they nonetheless cherished the baseball stars, who took on a warm glow in the admiration of the public. The mythology of baseball grew in the American mind despite their difficulties - or maybe because of the hardships that afflicted them.
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Tuesday Night Movies

October 6 Avengers: Age of Ultron  Our superheroes return to fight Ultron (James Spader) in this rousing sequel. Starring Robert Downey, Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johannson and Don Cheadle. Directed by Joss Whedon. 141 minutes. 2015, PG-13