Lois Lowry’s 1993 novel The Giver, winner of the Newbery Medal and a William Allen White Award, will finally debut on the silver screen on August 15, 2014. To honor this occasion, let’s revisit that novel and its three sequels. The Giver Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly perfect world of the future. In […]
Step out of the summer heat and clap to the catchy grooves, sweet harmonies and upbeat lyrics of Slow Ya Roll, an energetic funk/soul/bluegrass/gospel/blues/jazz/rock/ reggae band here at the library.
It’s time to play chess. And if you’re between the ages of 11 and 18, the library has a Chess Club for you, whether you’ve played before or not. If you don’t know how to play, we’ll show you. If you’re an expert, we will challenge you. And if you already play chess and want to become […]
It’s time again for Free Comic Book Day! Join us to get your FREE-to-take-home comic book at the Central Park Community Center. Staff from Gatekeeper Hobbies will be on hand to give out a wide variety of comic books including many favorites for any taste or age, like The Simpsons, Batman, Spongebob Squarepants, and The […]
We’ve got 3 new comic book titles in David J’s: Archer & Armstrong, Guardians of the Galaxy and Hawkeye. Stop by and take a look. We’ve got a great selection of returning titles as well. Archer & Armstrong Young pious Archer has been assigned to assassinate the immortal, decadent Armstrong. But instead of killing Armstrong, […]
TAB, the library’s Teen Advisory Board, has mashed-up another video book review. This time they set their sights on the Harry Potter series, recalling their favorite elements and reacting to appalling face-swap pictures. We like to frighten them. If you have any suggestions for what book or series they should review next, comment below.