PKL's YAC - Youth Advisory Council

Become a Library Youth Advisor

Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day)

TEENS!  Earn Community Service Hours as a Library Youth Advisor Are you respectful, responsible, and between the ages of 13-19?  Are you interested in sharing your ideas about what can make the Parklands-Turner Library a great place for young people? Visit the library on Fridays between 3 and 5 p.m., beginning August 25, or call 202-645-4532 and ask to speak with Ms. Auset for more information on how you can participate in YAC.
Teen Scene at Tenley

Teen Scene @ Tenley

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us for an hour of entertainment every Tuesday after school at Tenley Library.  We have gaming, films, crafts, karaoke and a variety of other programs on a rotating basis.  Please call 202-727-1225 for more details.  
Movie Night

Family Movie Night

Family and friends join us this summer for family movie night on Thursday's starting June 15, 2017.  The Premier Rosedale's Choice "The Karate Kid (1984)" or "The Karate Kid (2010)" June 15th @ 6:30pm. Annie (2014) Thursday, July 13th @ 6:30pm The Legend of Tarzan Thursday, July 27th @ 6:30pm Finding Dory Thursday, August 3rd @6:30pm Queen of Katwe Thursday, August 17th @6:30pm  
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Video Basics

Come learn the basics of shooting video. In this class, you will learn key elements of producing and shooting your videos. You will leave with  knowledge of best practices for capturing great video and great audio regardless of the situation that you are shooting in. 
Film Fun

Film Fun

What movie do you want to see?  Vote online by June 1, and join us for the movie you choose as we celebrate the end of the school year. Ages 11-19.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

May the Force Be With You!

Join us for a screening of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens", including activities such as Star Wars puzzles and Star Wars coloring sheets! May the fourth be with you!
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Woodridge Anime Club: Spring 2017

Join Woodridge Anime on the above date for manga chat and episode viewings throughout Spring 2017.  Come for snacks, then hangout with club members to view popular series available on Nanbaka Saga of Tanya the Evil Digimon Adventure Tri

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Monday, September 25, 2017, 6:30 pm

Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 
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Celebrate Earth Day at the library!  Stop by for a showing of "Wall-E" (2008), an Oscar-winning animated delight about the misadventures of the last robot on Earth, circa 2800, who romances a sleek, high-tech android. Before the movie, stroll around the neighborhood as we celebrate the 2nd Annual Tenleytown Earth Day. Free Popcorn!  Respect Mother Earth!
Dr. Strange

Dr. Strange

Film Description A brilliant but conceited surgeon has the career he always wanted until it is destroyed and he has nothing else to live for. He finds a new purpose in life when a powerful sorcerer guides and trains him on how to defend himself against evil and the world.