The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.,  will host at 5:30 p.m. May 9 a showing of the Steven Spielberg’s 2017 film “The Post” rated PG-13. Admission and popcorn are free. 

Starring Meryl Streep as Katharine Graham, the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, “the Washington Post,” tells the story of Graham and editor Ben Bradlee’s race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. Presidents. Tom Hanks also stars.

The Library hosts a free showing of featured films every Wednesday evening at 5:30 pm. Movies scheduled to be shown include  “Big Hero 6” (2014) rated PG on May 16, “Guardians of the Galaxy” (2014) rated PG-13 on May 23, and “The Incredibles” (2004) rated PG on May 30.

This program is made possible through the generous support of the Friends of the

The Palmdale City Library is open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

For more information, call the Palmdale City Library at (661) 267-5600, TDD 267-5167, or visit www.cityofpalmdale.org/library.