In addition to the films noted below, the library has recently added several classic musicals, a Stanley Kubrick collection, yoga instruction and the popular “Arthur” PBS show to the collection. We have two copies of “The Help” and have just ordered a second copy of “Water for Elephants.”
“Rise of the Planet of the Apes” (2011, PG13, Sci-Fi /Action). During experiments to find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease, a genetically-enhanced chimpanzee uses its greater intelligence to lead other apes to freedom.
“The Love We Make” (2011-TV documentary). In the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center, Paul McCartney travels through the streets of New York and organizes a benefit concert.
“The Art of Getting By” (2011, PG13, Drama). George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who has made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.
“Kung Fu Panda 2” (2011, PG, Animated Adventure). Po joins forces with a group of new kung fu masters to take on an old enemy with a deadly new weapon.
“Cowboys and Aliens” (2011, PG13, Sci-Fi Thriller). A spaceship arrives in Arizona in 1873, to take over the Earth, starting with the Wild West region. A posse of cowboys and natives are all that stand in their way. Stars Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde.
Don’t forget to pick up your free 2012 calendar at the circulation desk. It’s 2.5 inch by 3.5 inch and removable backing
The library staff wishes all of its loyal patrons and volunteers a happy, healthy holiday season.