Posts Tagged ‘clb’

Full moon tonight…arrrroooo!

Posted: January 22, 2008 by cplteen in books
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If you’re a fan of the spooky stuff, then a full moon is never just a big pretty in the sky. When the bushes rustle you don’t dismiss it as just a cat or a possum…you walk a little faster to the car…and when you hear a howl, the hair on the back of your neck stands up…

Well………maybe not……but sometimes it’s fun to scare yourself!

In celebration of the full moon try these werewolf booksfrom dragons to werewolves The complete book of werewolves: Blood and chocolate New moon Red Rider's hood Wounded The blooding

Get your anime fix at the library!

Posted: January 18, 2008 by cplteen in events
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The monthly AnimePhiles meeting for teens is THIS Saturday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Hebron & Josey location – 4220 N. Josey Lane. First time coming to this location of the Carrollton Public Library? Get driving directions here. The meeting is always the third Saturday of the month. If you’re a fan of manga and anime, come check it out!

…with exams starting tomorrow, you might be winding up. To do your best, you need to find some way to relax.

If getting physical gets rid of your tension, try these activities:

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If going online helps you unwind, try these fun Web sites:

Comment and tell us YOUR best way to unwind.

Literature Resource CenterIt’s 9:30 at night…you need to analyze the metaphors in Lord of the Flies for class tomorrow…and the library is CLOSED. Argggh! Don’t despair! With your Carrollton Public Library card and an Internet connection you’re just a few clicks away from some help to get that lit crit assignment done. Literature Resource Center is a one-stop database for literary criticism and biographical essays. The tabbed navigation menu makes it easy to see whether you’re looking at Literary Criticism or a Biography. Don’t forget to try our other homework databases when you need other kinds of articles or information for an assignment but can’t get to the library.

Update: You have to enter your library card number AND the PIN or password for your library account to use databases now. Talk to library staff if you don’t know your PIN or password.

With winter break starting next week, it’ll be the perfect time to relax with your fav holiday flick. What’s your favorite Christmas movie? Did it make this list?

All of these movies are owned by the library along with even more Christmas movies. Click a title to go to the library’s catalog and place a hold.

Comment to vote for YOUR favorite or to let us know what great holiday movie we forgot.