Sunday, December 01, 2013

This week at the library


THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5
Central Library, 7:00 p.m.

A Christmas Concert on DVD



Join us for a special holiday screening of Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas, Live from Dublin. The concert features timeless holiday favorites with the group's signature Celtic Woman flair.



...that same night at Buena Vista Branch, also at 7:00 p.m.

Coffee and Conversation
with authors Sue Fries and Todd Aaron Jensen
LEARNING TO BREATHE


One in 13 American children suffers from asthma. What if your child couldn't breathe? What would you do?

Meet Sue Fries, the most recognized, environmentally-friendly female pest control operator in the nation. In her book, Learning to Breathe (co-written with award-winning journalist and On Gratitude author Todd Aaron Jensen), she chronicles her life-or-death struggle with her young son's asthma. Books will be available for purchase and signing.









FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6
Central Library, 2:00 p.m.

Friday Holiday Matinee
NUNCRACKERS

Emmy winner Rue McClanahan (The Golden Girls) reprises her role as Mother Superior, with guest star John Ritter, in the fourth episode of the Nunsense story Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical(107 minutes / not rated)





SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7
Buena Vista Branch, 10:30 a.m.
in the Storytime room

Holiday Movies at BV
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
(26 minutes) and
Frosty the Snowman (30 minutes)

   


...later that day at Buena Vista Branch, at 12:00 noon...

THE BUSTER BALLOON SHOW!



A little comedy, a little balloon-twisting, a whole lot of FUN!



...later that day at Central Library, at 2:00 p.m....

Le Petit Cinema presents...
THE WAY WAY BACK

Having been dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family, and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget. (104 minutes / PG13)

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