Tag: funny

Sometimes it's necessary to depart from your normal and branch out into something fun and youthful. Being a fan of Matthew Gray Gubler's work in the show Criminal Minds, I have been waiting for his children's book Rumple Buttercup: A Story of Bananas, Belonging and Being Yourself to reach our library system. Gubler not only wrote it, but also did the illustrations. I was so excited when I finally saw it in our easy fi

February 20, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Use some of your favorite images from the internet to create your own memes. Snacks will be provided. Appropriate for tweens and teens grade 6 and up. No registration required. 


Mixed in with many fiction books on my reading list are non-fiction titles that draw my attention. I usually read several books at a time, interchanging them based on my interest that day. Over the course of the summer, I read several great non-fiction books and wanted to share my favorites.

Moon Movie Poster

Science fiction is often portrayed as giant explosions and weird aliens. Both of these things are awesome, but a sci-flick with a strong message or interesting performance can transcend clichés. The following films are all examples of science fiction that go beyond the stereotypes to make a point: