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Saturday, January 12, 2013

Tour — Public Tours of the Jefferson Building

10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.
Location: Ground Floor Visitors' Theater.
Contact: (202) 707-8000

Film — "3:10 to Yuma"

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
"3:10 to Yuma" (Columbia, 1957).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

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All Public Events for January 2013

Film

"Anatomy of a Murder"

January 4, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"Anatomy of a Murder" (Columbia, 1959).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"The Matrix"

January 5, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"The Matrix" (Warner Bros., 1999).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"Sons of the Desert"

January 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"Sons of the Desert" (Hal Roach/MGM, 1933) and "The Kidnapper Foil" (Melton Barker, 1936).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"Dirty Harry"

January 11, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"Dirty Harry" (Warner Bros., 1971).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"3:10 to Yuma"

January 12, 2013, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
"3:10 to Yuma" (Columbia, 1957).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"Born Yesterday"

January 15, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"Born Yesterday" (Columbia, 1950).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"The Times of Harvey Milk"

January 17, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"The Times of Harvey Milk" (TC Films International, 1984).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"The Wishing Ring"

January 24, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"The Wishing Ring; an Idyll of Old England" (World Film, 1914).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

Mary Pickford Short Subjects

January 25, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"A Program of Mary Pickford Short Subjects" (Biograph/Imp, 1909-1912).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall"

January 26, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall" (United Artists, 1924).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

"Golddiggers of 1933"

January 31, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
"Golddiggers of 1933" (Warner Bros., 1933).
Location: Packard Campus Theater, Culpeper, VA, Packard Campus Building
Contact: (202) 707-9994

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Holiday

New Year's Day

January 1, 2013, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
All Library buildings and services, including reading rooms and exhibitions, will be closed to the public in observance of the federal New Year's Day holiday.
Location: All buildings
Contact: (202) 707-8000

Inauguration Day/MLK Day

January 21, 2013, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
All Library buildings and services, including reading rooms and exhibitions, will be closed to the public in observance of Inauguration Day and the federal Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.
Location: All buildings
Contact: (202) 707-8000

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Lecture

Report from Armenia

January 14, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
John A. Heffern, United States Ambassador to the Republic of Armenia, presents "Report from Armenia, 2012."
Location: African/Middle Eastern Reading Room, Second floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-5680

Modern Arab Women

January 16, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Author Judith Hornok presents "Another Image of the Arab World: Modern Arab Women-the New Generation."
Location: African/Middle Eastern Reading Room, Second floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-3778

Whitman's America

January 24, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Kluge Fellow Lindsay Tuggle presents "The Afterlives of Specimens: Science and Mourning in Whitman's America."
Location: Kluge Center Meeting Room, First floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-0213

"The Sound of Music"

January 29, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Caitlin Miller of the Music Division discusses Sister Gregory and "The Sound of Music."
Location: Whittall Pavilion, Ground floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-5502

Natasha Trethewey

January 30, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Natasha Trethewey, U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from her Pulitzer Prize-winning book of poetry, "Native Guard."
Location: Kluge Center Meeting Room, First floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-5394

Bezalel Academy

January 30, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Ezri Tarazi of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem talks about one of the world's most prestigious art schools. The lecture will be held in the Law Library Media Room, LM 240.
Location: Madison Building, James Madison Building
Contact: (202) 707-9897

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Gallery Talk

Civil War Sketch Artists

January 9, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Sara Duke of the Prints and Photographs Division introduces various Civil War sketch artists in "The Civil War in America" exhibition.
Location: Southwest Gallery, Second floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-9203

Photographer Alex MacLean

January 15, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Fine art aerial photographer Alex MacLean discusses his photograph "Congress, Arizona, 2005" in the "Down to Earth" exhibition.
Location: Jefferson Building, Ground floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-9203

37th Congress

January 16, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Barbara Bair of the Manuscript Division talks about the 37th Congress and the legislation that passed, including the Morrill Act, in "The Civil War in America" exhibition.
Location: Southwest Gallery, Second floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-9203

Civil War Military Strategy

January 23, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m.
Christopher Murphy of the African and Middle Eastern Division introduces the subjects of arms and military strategy during the Civil War in "The Civil War in America" exhibition.
Location: Southwest Gallery, Second floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Contact: (202) 707-9203

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Tour

Public Tours of the Jefferson Building

Monday to Saturday: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. (no 12:30 p.m. or 3:30 p.m. tour on Saturdays)
Location: Ground Floor Visitors' Theater.
Contact: (202) 707-8000

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