The Secret House of Anime: The Movies of Hayao Miyazaki

It’s impossible to talk about anime movies without talking about the influence of Hayao Miyazaki. Often noted as the one of the most important anime creators in Japan and as the co-founder of the major studio, Studio Ghibli; Miyazaki has had an enormous impact in Japan with his varied and…

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The secret house of anime-The Essential Directors and Creators March 2018 Part 2: The Series

Shinichirô Watanabe: Known for his eclectic and varied style Watanabe has had a huge influence in Japan and United States. His works include an emphasis on music and are directed around a musical theme. He also often has a flexible story style, and frequently uses American pop culture within his…

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The secret house of anime-The Essential Directors and Creators March 2018 Part 1: The Movies

Introduction Japanese animation which is known as anime is an amazing thing. No other form of animation contains such a diverse variety of genre and themes. With years of watching anime I have found that there is literally an anime movie or series that can appeal to anybody. Anime though…

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Common New Year’s Resolutions…and how your library can help!

We’ve got a fresh take on the most common New Year’s Resolutions- and how the library can help you keep them! Start 2018 off right with a little help from your library.     Learn a new language – Pronunicator  Download the Pronunicator app on your phone or tablet, or…

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Top 5 Summer Downloads From Your Library!

Summer is finally here! That means plenty of time hanging out with friends, summer vacations, and amazing road trips.   Take your library with you all summer long with these amazing free downloads available from your Digital Library!     Quick Links: OverDrive Teen Reading Room Freegal Music Information on…

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Everything Everything Ticket Giveaway

Participate in teen programming during the week of May 15th for a chance to win a *FREE pair of tickets to watch Everything Everything in theaters! Canyon Country Level Up! – Tuesday, May 16th from 4:00-5:30pm Teen Study Hall – Wednesday, May 17th from 4:00-6:00pm Fandom Friday – Friday, May 19th…

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So Funny It’s Scary…

Want to get into the spirit of Halloween without spooking yourself silly? We got you covered! Check out these books and movies that are light on the horror and heavy on the humor. See something you like? Click on the image to put it on hold at your local library,…

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Going on a vacay?

Planning a vacation, getaway, or road trip this summer? Let us help you pack! Things you will need: A tablet or smartphone A Library card   (that’s it!) 🙂 For movies, audiobooks and eBooks App: OverDrive Search Overdrive in your app store, install the app then select your library to…

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