Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/Honesty in Comics--Saturday, February 06, 2016http://www.juneau.org/library/Join Anna Bongiovanni for a comic workshop for all levels with writing/drawing exercises designed to improve self-expression. Activities will focus on unlearning insecurities, drawing more impulsively, and using personal truths to tell better stories, both funny and serious. Participants will have a completed mini-comic by the end of the workshop.  For ages 14 to adult. (01:00 PM-Douglas Library)Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:40:16 -0900First Friday Reception: Disasters at Home--Monday, October 02, 2000http://www.juneau.org/library/In conjunction with Communities, Disaster and Change which is on display during the month of November, the Museum's video and map case galleries feature historical photographs documenting 11 homegrown disasters - fires, land and snow slides, and floods - spanning the years 1911 when the Juneau Hotel burned to the 2006 fire at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Each photograph is paired with historical text and a word cloud generated from newspaper articles from the day. (04:30 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:33:58 -0800CBJ Day of Play--Saturday, September 12, 2015http://www.juneau.org/parkrec/pdfs/20150902125104.pdfCome join in the Day of Play fun with us: walk a labyrinth, follow the story paths, create a book mark and so much more. (01:30 PM-Douglas Library)Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:11:50 -0800New Old Time Chautauqua Music Jam--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join the Fun. (06:00 PM-Douglas Library)Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:18:37 -0800New Old Time Chautauqua Chalk Challenge--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join the fun. (04:30 PM-Douglas Library)Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:17:41 -0800New Old Time Chautauqua: StoryTime Guests, with Bubbles--Thursday, July 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Join the fun.(11:00 AM-Douglas Library)Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:16:05 -0800Queer Lit Fest--Sunday, June 28, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150623022251.pdfHow is queer culture reflected in stories? Come talk about the representation of queer culture in books, movies, and more. Coffee and treats provided.(02:00 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:22:51 -0800Summer Hero Movies: Epic--Saturday, June 13, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Check out all the Hero movies this summer. This week's movie, Epic, is about a teenager who finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group of characters in order to save their world -- and ours. Loosely based on the book The Leaf Men by William Joyce.(02:00 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:52:37 -0800Pizza and Movie Night : Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo--Tuesday, June 02, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014450.pdfPrepare for a visit with Kate DiCamillo, the National Ambassador for Youth Literature and author of many great books for young readers including the award winning Because of Winn Dixie. Enjoy some pizza and kick back and enjoy this movie adaptation about a mischievous and heroic dog that befriends a lonely young girl in a new town and helps her make new friends. (06:00 PM-Douglas Library)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:44:50 -0800After Hours Film Night--Thursday, March 26, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/In this comedy, two drag queens and a transsexual travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret. Co-sponsored by SEAGLA, this is the last of four films to be shown. This film is rated R. Doors open at 5:45 and snacks will be provided. Call 586-5249 for movie title.(06:00 PM-Douglas Library)Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:51:59 -0900