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  • Check out some of these books that became popular movies! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo One summer’s day, ten-year-old India Opal Buloni goes down to the local supermarket for some groceries ― and comes home with a dog. ...

    By Liz O.

  • Are you participating in Movie March Madness? Check out some of the books the movies are based on! Click on an image to view availability or place a hold. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen Though he may not speak of them, the memories still dwell inside Jacob Jankowski's ninety-something-year-old ...

    By Liz O.

  • Movie March Madness

    Feb 2016 27

    What's your favorite movie based on a book? This year, APL is celebrating March Madness with our own cinema showdown! Fill out a bracket starting March 1, then vote for your picks beginning March 15. We'll show the winning movie on Saturday, April 9 at 2:00pm. Here's how it works: 1. Brackets will be ...

    By Liz O.

  • Teen Movie Night

    Jan 2016 12

    Hey Teens! Join us for The Mortal Instruments:City of Bones Rating: PG-13. "When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called ...

    By Leanne B.

  • Are you excited for The Force Awakens? Geek out with us! Join us for free showings at the Main Library of all of the Star Wars movies leading up to the release of Episode VII in theaters on December 18! Experience a large screen format and enjoy free popcorn and refreshments, courtesy of the Friends of ...

    By Danielle A.

  • Teen Movie Night

    Nov 2015 11

    Attention Teens! Join us Thursday November 12 from 5:30-7:30 pm in the Cardinal Room for the movie DIVERGENT (2014, PG-13, 139 minutes) "In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the ...

    By Leanne B.