Preakness, stakes, horses

The Preakness Stakes Pre Race Party!

Get ready for the race!  Prepare for the Preakness Stakes, hosted in nearby Baltimore City. Enjoy hat-making, uniquely Maryland food, and pre-race coverage, so you will be ready to watch the race at home! (The race starts at 6:18 p.m.)  Ages 13-19 - Teen Space.  

Monday Movie Madness

Come Join Anacostia Library and watch an exciting movie. All age are welcome... 
an image of space with yellow text reading, "May the 4th Be With You."

May the Fourth Be With You

Join us in Teen Space as we celebrate all things Star Wars with trivia, games, and spoofs from 2 p.m. till the library closes.
Purple Rain

Dearly Beloved - Screening of the Iconic Film Purple Rain

Dearly beloved We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life Electric word life It means forever and that's a mighty long time But I'm here to tell you There's something else The after worldLet's Go Crazy - Prince - Purple Rain
Sailor Moon, a blond and blue-eyed anime character, strikes a determined pose.

Anime Club - April Meeting

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library's Anime Club, held in Teen Space, will host its second meeting on April 27 from 5-7 p.m.  Thank you to everyone who came out for the first meeting in March!  This month's theme will be Magical Girls.  We will be streaming Sailor Moon, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Bottle Fairy, and Magic User's Club!  
Art from Star Wars: Episode VII-the Force Awakens.

May the Fourth Be With You - A Star Wars Celebration

The Palisades Neighborhood Library invites you to celebrate May the Fourth with all things Star Wars. ​Dressing up as your favorite Star Wars character is highly encouraged!  4:00-5:00 p.m.:  Make Star Wars themed crafts, decorate an edible Wookie Cookie, and test your lightsaber skills on our piñata. 5:00-7:15 p.m.: Settle in for a showing of Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.  May the fourth be with you! All ages welcome.

Parklands-Turner Teen Film Festival for the Month of April

Just for Teens!  Every Friday at 3:00 pm, staff at Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library will show a film in celebration of Poetry Appreciation Month.  "Keep calm, and poetry slam on!"

Family Feature Movie

On Omri's ninth birthday, he receives a small plastic Indian figure from his best friend, a cupboard from his older brother and a key inherited from his great-grandmother. Unaware that the key is magical he puts the toy Indian in the cupboard. When he awakes the following morning, he discovered that the toys… If you want to find out join us for our monthly movie program.    
an image of three tote bags made from tank-tops and t-shirts

Earth Day Craft and Movie!

It’s an Earth Day Celebration in Teen Space! Learn how to repurpose your old t-shirts to make reusable totes (perfect for all the books you’ll check out!). While you’re crafting, watch the movie Trashed With Jeremy Irons, available on Overdrive, and learn about the global waste problem and how to combat it.
an image of assorted Marvel heroes such as Iron Man, Captain America, and Black Widow

Marvel Movie Marathon

Come to the Teen Space for a Marvel Movie Marathon! Join us for games and as many movies as we can possibly fit in the day.  (Spoiler: it's going to be a lot -- and no, you won't want to miss this.  Come on by!)