If you like movies about ordinary folks who want to sing–a la one of my favorites, 2016’s Sing Street–the low-key charms of Hearts Beat Loud, an irresistible little musical dramedy starring the always-welcome Nick Offerman, will be music to your ears. Continue reading Staff DVD Review: I heart Hearts Beat Loud
“No parent likes to hear that their child hates to read. That is especially painful when you work in book publishing. When all of my son’s friends were binge-reading Percy Jackson and Harry Potter, he wanted nothing to do with it.
I brought home book after book in the hope that something would pique my son’s interest and nothing ever did. I would quiz other parents to see what their kids were reading and order those books. They sat in the living room completely untouched.”
and . . . and . . . then what???? Continue reading The Great Library Series Turned My Tween Son into a Reader – Brightly
Lots of summer films are still in theaters, but as we roll into September, there are a host of upcoming new movie releases adapted from memoirs, novels, or fantasy series, and classic characters brought to life or reimagined for the screen. Here’s what’s on tap for September – December!
Reading Buddies is an awesome program, where kids in grades K-3 join our AMAZING teen volunteers for some one-on-one reading, group activities, and an all-around great time!
Two great options are available this fall: sign up for an 8-week session at the Library, or stop by any of our drop-in play dates at the Community Center at Boulder Ridge Mobile Home Park (11990 E. South Boulder Rd).
There are just a few days left of 2018’s Summer Reading Program! Stop in for your final prizes by July 31! Let us know how we did this year–fill out a paper survey, or follow the survey link below to answer a few anonymous questions for us online.