Tuesday, December 10th at 7:00 pm
Join BloomBars and Levantamos: The Center for Afro-Brazilian–American Cooperation for a film and director Q&A on a startling film from Brazil…
Boy 23: The Forgotten Boys of Brazil (Menino 23: Infâncias Perdidas no Brasil)(2016, 80 min), by Belisario Franca – Bricks, with the Nazi swastika, found in rural Brazil reveal the horrible true story of orphaned black children who were enslaved in Brazil during the 1930’s – victims of a criminal project of eugenics. (In Portuguese with English subtitles). Continue reading Sa 12/10: BloomScreen & Levantamos present: Boy 23: The Forgotten Boys of Brazil
Tuesday, December 13th at 7:00 pm
BloomScreen and the Washington DC Portuguese Language Meetup Group present a Brazilian romantic comedy about love, marriage and soccer!
Romeo and Juliet Get Married (O Casamento de Romeu e Julieta)(2005, 90 min), by Bruno Barreto – is a super funny Brazilian romantic comedy which presents a Romeo-and-Juliet kind of love affair, with impossible love between two young people, who are from two rival families. The difference here is what sets the two lovers apart: their favorite Sao Paulo soccer teams! (In Portuguese with English subtitles). Continue reading Tu 12/13: BloomScreen & WPLM present: Romeo and Juliet Get Married
Saturday, November 5th, from 7-9pm
The Gallery at BloomBars presents “Cause/Change” – an exhibition by The November 5th Artists Group that brings together a unique class of individuals who challenge the techniques, subject matter and boundaries of art through the pursuit of their individualist visions. Continue reading Sat 11/5 – Opening Reception: Gallery at BloomBars presents “Cause/Change”
BloomBars is going solar! We will harness the power of the sun to power our building on 11th Street, NW. BloomBars strives to create a safe, creative, green space inside our building. Going solar is one more way we can help the community bloom even brighter. Continue reading BloomBars Goes Solar
In case you missed it, check out the Washington Post article about BloomBars kids’ programming! Read it here.
It’s time. BloomBars is looking to re-imagine our website, so we can better serve our community. We’d love to assemble a ragtag group of volunteers to help make this a reality. Continue reading Wanted: Web Team Extraordinaire
Saturday, June 18, 2016 11am – 6pm
Kick off the summer with us this June at the 11th annual Columbia Heights Day! Our one-day street festival is a celebration of the diversity and community of Columbia Heights. Continue reading Columbia Heights Day is HERE!
May 15 through July 3rd
In a world of rapid mass-production, DC-based artist Marina Bijelic’s whimsical mixed-media illustrated works evoke a return to a slower, earth-connected existence drawing inspiration from the natural environment. Continue reading Marina Bijelic: The Beauty of Creation