Juneau Public Libraries RSS FeedLatest News Items Posted on the City and Borough of Juneau Websitehttp://www.juneau.org/library/--Thursday, August 13, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/(-)Wed, 31 Dec 1969 14:00:00 -1000Summer 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 -0800Kate DiCamillo Sidewalk Book Signing--Wednesday, June 10, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014312.pdfStop by the downtown Hearthside Books and meet Kate DiCamillo, the National Ambassador for Youth Literature and award winning author of many children's books including Flora and Ulysses and Because of Winn Dixie. (12:15 PM-)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:43:12 -0800Kate DiCamillo Author Talk: "Stories Connect Us"--Wednesday, June 10, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014229.pdfJoin us at the UAS Egan Library for a visit with Kate DiCamillo, the National Ambassador for Youth Literature and award winning author of many children's books including Flora and Ulysses and Because of Winn Dixie. Kate will talk about how stories connect us, her work as ambassador and author and what's next on her writing agenda. Book signing and reception to follow. (07:30 PM-)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:42:29 -0800Family Time with Kate DiCamillo--Tuesday, June 09, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014357.pdfCome meet Kate DiCamillo, the National Ambassador for Youth Literature and award winning author of many children's books including Flora and Ulysses and Because of Winn Dixie. Ask questions, get your books signed, and share stories with Kate. We'll have a light supper and craft. (05:30 PM-Valley Library)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:43:57 -0800Story Time with Kate DiCamillo--Wednesday, June 10, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014143.pdfShare stories and meet Kate DiCamillo, the National Ambassador for Youth Literature and award winning author of many great children's books. (11:00 AM-Downtown Library)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:41:43 -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 -0800Book Discussion featuring Books by Kate DiCamillo--Friday, June 05, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/pdfs/20150528014635.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 Flora and Ulysses. Check out one our many copies and get your questions ready for Kate. (12:00 **-Valley Library)Thu, 28 May 2015 13:49:40 -0800Summer Reading Program Launch--Friday, May 29, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/This year's theme is Every Hero Has a Story. Summer Reading runs from May 9th to August 18th. Games, special programs and prizes for all ages. (10:00 AM-All Three Branches)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:21:54 -0800Stevens Puppets present Aladdin--Thursday, May 28, 2015http://www.juneau.org/library/Dan and Zan Raynor are back with the timeless story of Aladdin! This Chinese folktale comes alive with the help of Martin Steven's hand-crafted marionettes. A true "rags to riches" story, follow Aladdin from the streets to the royal palace and beyond! Infused with music, mystery and magic, Aladdin is guaranteed to please all audiences. (06:30 PM-Valley Library)Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:19:01 -0800