Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/Summer 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/Prepare 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)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:14:54 -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 -0900Dancing Through The Stacks--Friday, March 27, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Come to an introductory dance lesson with guest instructors Kelly Howard and Mark Carpenter! We'll learn the basics of partner dancing. No partner necessary. This is an afterhours event, doors won't open until 5:15pm.(05:30 PM-Douglas Library)Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:48:54 -0900Pi Day Party with Pie--Saturday, March 14, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/A party to celebrate Pi Day! We'll celebrate at 3/14/15 at 9:26:53 following the sequence of Pi. Pie welcome.(09:15 AM-Douglas Library)Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:27:02 -0900Creating Comics Workshop with Kazu Kabuishi--Sunday, March 01, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Kabuishi is the creator of Explorer and Amulet series and so much more!! All materials will be provided. (01:30 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 03 Feb 2015 16:41:36 -0900Science Friday: Hula Hoops--Friday, February 20, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150207114232.pdfWondering how to become a superstar hooper by using the force?/ Discover the science behind how hooping works (centripetal force, gravity, friction, and torque), make your own hula hoop, and learn some fun tricks with special guests from the Harborview Hoopers club. We'll have enough materials to make around 20 hoops so limit one per family. (04:00 PM-Douglas Library)Sat, 07 Feb 2015 11:42:32 -0900After Hours Film Fest: The Birdcage--Thursday, February 19, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Co-sponsored by SEAGLA. In this comedy film a gay cabaret owner and his drag queen partner agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancee's conservative parents.(06:00 PM-Douglas Library)Mon, 02 Feb 2015 12:39:14 -0900For the Rights of All: A Celebration of Elizabeth Peratrovich--Tuesday, February 17, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150130124436.pdfJoin us for a celebration of Elizabeth Peratrovich and a discussion of civil rights in Alaska. Speaker Jackie Martin will open the program, followed by watching the movie "For the Rights of All: Ending Jim Crow in Alaska", and ending with a discussion with people across the state about race, civil rights, and more.(05:30 PM-Douglas Library)Mon, 02 Feb 2015 12:46:15 -0900After Hours Film Fest: Hedwig and the Angry Inch--Thursday, January 29, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150127125452.pdfCome watch the movie Hedwig and the Angry Inch with us. Co-sponsored by SEAGLA.(06:00 PM-Douglas Library)Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:54:52 -0900