Maltese Falcon

Classic Movie

You are cordially invited to a free showing of the movie Maltese Falcon, starring Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor, at Palisades Library on Sunday, March 6, at 2 p.m.  Please join us!

Family Feature Movie

Annie Bennett lives in foster care under the care of Colleen Hannigan in New York City, but has never stopped believing that her parents will come for her.  One day Annie is nearly run over, but is saved by William Stacks, a germaphobe cell phone mogul running for mayor. Annie's rescue goes viral on the internet, boosting Stacks' popularity.
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Teen Tech Week - Intro to Book Trailers

Love trailers for the newest movies?  Come make your own - for a book!  Join us in Teen Space to learn the basics as we celebrate Teen Tech Week.
Book cover for "Half the Sky" by Kristof, Nicholas D.  & Wudunn, Sheryl.

Women's History Month Teen Film Shorts

We will screen content from the PBS documentary series Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, based on the book with the same title by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. Join us for films and discussion in honor of National Women's History Month.
Dead Poets Society

Poetry Month Celebration

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate with us from 1-4 p.m. in Teen Space by watching Dead Poets Society and making your own blackout poetry. Ages 13-19.
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Women's History Month Film & Discussion

Join the William O. Lockridge/ Bellevue Library as we watch films, discuss and celebrate the many accomplishments of women throughout the centuries.  Free Angela and All Political Prisoners explores the historical incidents that created an international movement to free social justice activist and Professor Angela Davis. 

Woodridge Anime: Spring 2016

Join Woodridge Anime Club on the above date for manga chat and episode viewings throughout Spring 2016 (March and April). Come for the snacks, then hangout with like-minded Otaku for these popular series! 
Book cover for "How to say goodbye in Robot" by Natalie Standiford.

Anti-Valentine's Day Party

Teens, come out and un-celebrate Valentine’s Day with cranky crafts, moody music, and treats that are not pink.  
Harry Potter Series

Thursday Program Cancelled: Harry Potter Week!

It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day: The Making of a Holiday

Learn about the impact Martin Luther King, Jr , had on the Civil Rights Movement in the US and why there is a National Holiday named in his honor.    This film is open to families and people of all ages.