Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell is one of my favorite books, and Scarlett O’Hara is hands down my favorite literary character. She’s spunky, smart, shrewd, and stylish. Granted, she can also be selfish, rude, and downright mean, but she is also a survivor. She endures hardships and struggles, but makes it through it all to do it all again with the hope that tomorrow it will get better. Because, "After all... tomorrow is another day."
If you’ve been reading my blog posts, I think it’s safe to say that you know I rather like science fiction, in all its forms. The world of science fiction films can be neatly divided into two eras: pre-Star Wars and post-Star Wars (1977). There is a second division, known only to true sci-fi film geeks: pre-Tron and post-Tron (1982).
Have you lost the holiday spirit? Have you forgotten what a child feels like during the holidays? If you’re in need of a good reminder of what the holidays are all about, why don't you order one or two of the many great holiday movies the library has to offer. They will help remind you of how good it can feel to get into the spirit of the holiday season. Sometimes in the busy lives we all lead, we need a little reminder of how good it can make us feel when we are able to do something nice for someone else, and what better time of the year than the holi
Antioch Branch, January 10 at 6:30p.m. Fantasy, adventure, mystery. Come and be a part of our Anime Movie Night for teens. In September, we began the original Naruto anime series. Join us in January as we follow the continuing adventures of Naruto, Sasuke, and Sakura.
Join us on Friday January 7th for our monthly First Friday Film program. This month we're going to screen the classic 1963 James Bond film From Russia With Love. The movie starts at 2, and as always, we'll supply the popcorn and drinks. Hope to see you there!
This is, perhaps, one of the best movies ever made. Entertaining children and adults, this movie tells the story of a criminal mastermind and his change of heart. Gru adopts three orphaned girls while trying to pull off the greatest criminal scheme of all time. Piece by piece, these girls change his heart and help him become a better person.
If you are looking for a family activity to do on these cold winter evenings, check out this movie. It is a movie your family will want to watch over and over again.