‘Harriet’ featured as mid-week movie
PALMDALE — The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., continues its Mid-Week Movies program with a showing of the movie “Harriet” (2019), rated PG-13, at 5:30 p.m., Feb. 5, in honor of Black History Month. Admission and popcorn are free.
“Harriet” brings to life the harrowing and heroic story of famed abolitionist Harriet Tubman (new actress and Golden Globe nominee Cynthia Erivo), who escaped from slavery herself and went on to free hundreds of others through her work with the Underground Railroad.
The Library hosts a free showing of featured films every Wednesday evening.
Upcoming movies scheduled to be shown include “The Proposal” (2009) rated PG-13, on Feb. 12; “Blinded by the Light” (2019), rated PG-13 on Feb. 19 and “The Ring “(2002), rated PG-13 on Feb. 26.
This program is made possible through the generous support of the Friends of the Palmdale City Library.
For more information, call the Palmdale City Library at 661-267-5600 or TDD 267-5167, or visit www.cityofpalmdale. org/library