Monday, December 30, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 7 January 2014:

America the Wild
From camping out on a wild island to investigate 'monster' wolves and rappelling in search of elusive vampire bats, to flying in to witness a face-off between bighorn sheep and mountain lions and finally, venturing into the heart of darkness to experience the unknown world of Yellowstone's grizzlies at night, Casey Anderson goes up close and personal with rare, endangered, and deadly species in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home.
Archer Season 4
Swing back into action with Sterling Archer-the world's greatest spy-and the agents of ISIS for another hilarious season of cocktails, carousing, and animated awesomeness. Follow the team around the globe, from the mysterious Bermuda Triangle all the way to the Vatican, as they bicker, backstab, and bumble their way through assassination plots, an ill-advised marriage, an unexpected pregnancy, and a venomous snake bite in a very, very bad place!
Badges of Fury
When a spate of eerie murders erupts across HK two troublemaking cops are assigned to the case. Young maverick Wang and grizzled vet Huang who is fed up with his reckless younger partner always landing them in hot water. Reaching a dead end after discovering all the victims were former boyfriends of aspiring starlet Liu, the detectives must play a deadly game. One of them must go undercover as Liu's lover to lure the killer out.
Being Human - Complete 3rd Season
Leading everyday lives is a lot harder than it looks for three twenty-something, supernatural roommates who share their secrets and a Boston brownstone. Together, vampire Aidan, ghost Sally, and werewolf Josh they learn that there are fates worse than death and more to life, and the afterlife, than most 'normal' humans could ever imagine.
Birth of the Living Dead
Shows how Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers - policemen, iron workers, teachers, admen, housewives, and a roller-rink owner - to shoot a revolutionary guerrilla-style film that went on to become a cinematic landmark, offering a profound insight into how our society worked in a singular time in American history.
Copper Season 2
Loyalties will be bought and sold as Detective Kevin Corcoran struggles to tame a lawless New York City in this critically acclaimed series.
Fast & Furious 6
Following their successful Rio heist, Dom and his crew of professional criminals have retired around the world. But their inability to return home and living forever on the lam has left their lives incomplete. Hobbs asks Dom and Brian to help him take down an organization of lethally skilled mercenary drivers. In return, their crew will receive full pardons and be allowed to return home.
The Following - the complete first season
A serial killer interacts with other serial killers and creates a cult following where everyone responds to his every command.
House of Lies: the second season
Here is a scathing, Corporate America-skewering comedy about a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm who is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his way with and for his clients.
Inequality for All
A passionate argument on behalf of the middle class, the film features Robert Reich, professor, best-selling author, and Clinton cabinet member, as he demonstrates how the widening income gap has a devastating impact on the American economy. The film is an intimate portrait of a man whose lifelong goal remains protecting those who are unable to protect themselves.
Linsanity
Linsanity is a moving and inspirational portrait of Jeremy Lin. It chronicles his path to international stardom, the adversities he faced along the way, his struggles to overcome stereotypes and how he drew strength from his faith, family and culture.
Runner Runner
A Princeton graduate student, Richie, believes he has been tricked online by a fellow gambler. He travels to Costa Rica to meet Ivan Block, an online gambling tycoon. When the FBI tries to pressure Richie to help bring down Block, Richie faces his biggest gamble ever.
Thanks for Sharing
An unconventional romantic comedy that follows the topsy-turvy lives and loves of three obsessive characters: an overachieving environmental consultant, a stubborn small-business owner and a wisecracking ER doctor. They meet in a support group, and set into motion a life-changing journey filled with laughter and surprises.
UFC presents Ronda Rousey - Breaking Ground
The film examines the remarkable rise of the first female champion in UFC history. Using her lifelong desire to be a superhero as a theme throughout, the program details the childhood trauma and the complicated relationship with her mother that has fueled her athletic endeavors.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Don Jon with 577 requests.

Last Love had 97 requests,
WWE Best pay-per-viewmatches 2013 had 31 requests,
Love Marilyn had 29 requests,
Megastorm Aftermath had 11 requests,
Craft in America - Holidays Season 5 had 9 requests, and
Corona de Lagrimas had 7 requests.

Friday, December 27, 2013

Weekend Update


What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 28 December 2013 through Friday 3 January 2014:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)

    Saturday 12/28/2013:
Summerlin Library: The Relationship between Three Major Religions in the 21st Century
West Las Vegas Library: Kwanzaa - A Celebration of African values, culture and community
Windmill Library: Saturday Movie Matinee - Turbo
    Sunday 12/29/2013:
Sunrise Library: Holiday Movie Marathon - Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters - R.I.P.D. - Red 2
Windmill Library: S.C.R.A.P.'E.M. (Scrapping, CRopping And Preserving Every Memory!)
    Monday 12/30/2013:
The libraries are OPEN, but there are no events scheduled.
    Tuesday 12/31/2013:
The libraries are OPEN, but there are no events scheduled.
We'll be closing EARLY at 5 p.m., so we can all celebrate New Year's Eve!
    Wednesday 1/1/2014:
The libraries are CLOSED to celebrate New Year's Day!
    Thursday 1/2/2014:
Whitney Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
West Las Vegas Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***

    Friday 1/3/2014:
The libraries are OPEN, but there are no events scheduled.

Monday, December 23, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 31 December 2013:

Corona de Lagrimas
Refugio is a hardworking woman who was left to mother her sons alone afterbeing abandoned by their father. Facing countless challenges and always thinkingselflessly, she has provided for them with the modest income received from her job.However, she has received very little recognition for all her sacrifices, as her three sons, now adults, show little gratitude.
Craft in America - Holidays Season 5
Holiday embraces familiar and new winter celebrations as part of our American experience with the handmade. Celebrate some of our most important cultural and religious customs and get inspired to discover your own creativity.
Don Jon
Jon is handsome, good old-fashioned guy. His buddies call him Don Jon due to his ability to 'pull' a different woman every weekend, but nothing compares to the bliss he finds alone watching porn. Barbara is a beautiful, good old-fashioned girl. Raised on romantic Hollywood movies, she's determined to find her Prince Charming. Wrestling with good old-fashioned expectations of the opposite sex, Jon and Barbara struggle against a media culture full of false fantasies to try and find true intimacy.
Last Love
Matthew is a widowed, world-weary professor living alone in Paris. He sees no meaningful future for himself - until he meets Pauline, a free-spirited young dance instructor. From their first meeting, each provides what the other needs: someone to call family. Even as they both struggle to heal the wounds of their troubled pasts - including Matthew's attempts to reconnect with his estranged children - the bond they form leads them to rediscover the joy that only family and true friendship can offer.
Love Marilyn
Two boxes of Marilyn Monroe's private writings were discovered in the home of her acting coach, 50 years after her death. Watch as actors read her letters onscreen in a fascinating and illuminating film.
Megastorm Aftermath
Superstorm Sandy cut a path of devastation across the Caribbean and the east coast of the United States, killing hundreds and causing tens of billions of dollars in damage. One year after Sandy's deadly strike, NOVA investigates the critical question raised by this historic storm.
WWE Best pay-per-viewmatches 2013
Knowing the eyes of the world are upon them, the goal of every WWE Superstar is to appear on a pay-per-view event, and once there, they desire to steal the show by putting on the best match of the night. Now, the WWE Universe can enjoy the best PPV matches of 2013 in one home video collection. Whether they are battling for championship gold, personal pride, to settle a grudge, or more, the stars of Raw and SmackDown present more than a dozen of the greatest PPV bouts of the year.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Jobs with 607 requests.

Insidious - Chapter 2 had 447 requests,
More than honey had 39 requests,
WWE Survivor Series 2013 had 39 requests,
UFC 165 had 32 requests, and
Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria had 12 requests.

Friday, December 20, 2013

Weekend Update


What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 21 December 2013 through Friday 27 December 2013:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)

    Saturday 12/21/2013:
Clark County Library: Holiday Blood Drive with United Blood Services
Clark County Library: For Teens: Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament - CANCELLED
Centennial Hills Library: For Teens: Yu-Gi-Oh!
Las Vegas Library: December to Remember: Duo Mystique Flute and Harp
Mesquite Library: Holiday Movie Matinee: The Holiday
Summerlin Library: Summerlin Library Scrapbook Workshop
Spring Valley Library: Blood Drive
Spring Valley Library: For Teens: Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament of Champions!
Sunrise Library: Guitar Basics for Beginners
    Sunday 12/22/2013:
Sunrise Library: Holiday Movie Marathon: Polar Express - ELF - Despicable Me 2
    Monday 12/23/2013:
Sahara West Library: Longevitology - Energy Healing
    Tuesday 12/24/2013:
The libraries are CLOSED to celebrate Christmas Eve and the winter holidays!
    Wednesday 12/25/2013:
The libraries are CLOSED to celebrate Christmas and the winter holidays!
    Thursday 12/26/2013:
The libraries are OPEN, but there are no events scheduled!

    Friday 12/27/2013:
Laughlin Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Spring Valley Library: Seated Yoga

Monday, December 16, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 24 December 2013:

Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria
Frontline reporter David Hoffman investigates the alarming rise in hospitals, communities, and across the globe of untreatable infections. Fueled by decades of antibiotic overuse, the crisis has deepened as major drug companies have abandoned the development of new antibiotics. Without swift action, the miracle age of antibiotics could be coming to an end.
Insidious - Chapter 2
The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
Jobs
A riveting story of a true American visionary, a man who let nothing stand in the way of greatness. It chronicles the iconic innovator and entrepreneur's early days. He was a college dropout who co-founded Apple Computer Inc. and was then forced to leave. More than a decade later, Jobs returns and single-handedly sets a course that will turn the once-tiny startup into one of the world's most valuable companies. His epic journey blazes a trail that changes technology-and the world-forever.
More than honey
An unprecedented global examination of endangered honeybees spanning from California to Switzerland, China and Australia. With all the hallmarks of a great nature documentary, the film employs the latest in cinematic technology to observe phenomena undetectable by normal eyesight, beautifully portraying the dramatic story of the disappearance of millions of bees in the last decade.
UFC 165
The most dynamic force in mixed martial arts, Jon 'Bones' Jones has ripped through a series of the sport's most revered fighters since winning the UFC light heavyweight title in 2011. On Saturday, Sept. 21st at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Jones will face a young and hungry challenger eager to stop his reign. Sweden's Alexander 'The Mauler' Gustafsson gets his long-awaited shot at the 205-pound championship in the main event of UFC 165.
WWE Survivor Series 2013
Who will survive WWE's historic pay-per-view, Survivor Series? Since 1987, WWE fans have rung in the holiday season with this unique event where all the major titles are on the line. Plus, Superstars form allegiances of four or more to compete for a common cause in elimination tag team matches.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is 2 Guns with 1305 requests.

The Lone Ranger had 1262 requests,
Elysium had 1176 requests,
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters had 856 requests,
The Family had 808 requests,
The World's End had 670 requests,
Prisoners had 442 requests,
Justified - Season 4 had 242 requests,
Shameless - Complete 3rd Season had 151 requests,
Ain't them bodies saints had 131 requests,
Burn Notice - Season 7 had 114 requests,
Greek Gods - Heroes and Monsters had 81 requests,
One Direction - This is us had 95 requests,
Family Guy - volume 12 had 75 requests,
Force of Execution had 65 requests,
The Sound of Music Live had 55 requests,
Psych - The Musical had 46 requests,
Matt's Chance had 36 requests,
Ghost Team One had 36 requests,
League of Denial had 28 requests,
Weight Watchers - 15-minute boot camp series had 22 requests,
Weight Watchers - Ultimate Belly Series had 18 requests,
Secrets of Scotland Yard had 17 requests, and
The Graduates / Los Graduados had 3 requests.

Friday, December 13, 2013

Weekend Update


What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 14 December 2013 through Friday 20 December 2013:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 12/14/2013:
Clark County Library: Saturday Movie Matinee - Man of Steel
Las Vegas Library: December to Remember: Blues for the Holidays
Spring Valley Library: Spoken Word - Step Up to the MIC!
Whitney Library: For Teens: It's a WRAP! Teen Gift-Wrapping Workshop
West Las Vegas Library: Shoes for Children Benefit Performance - "Just For You - a Celebration in Sharing!"
West Las Vegas Library: Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament
Windmill Library: Saturday Movie Matinee - Jack Frost and Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
    Sunday 12/15/2013:
Clark County Library: Nevada Chamber Symphony's Home for the Holidays
Centennial Hills Library: Maxwell Drake's Fiction Writing Workshop
Spring Valley Library: Spring Valley Book Club
Spring Valley Library: Guitar for Amateurs
West Charleston Library: Computer Class: Beyond the Basics
    Monday 12/16/2013:
Centennial Hills Library: Maxwell Drake's Writing Workshop
Enterprise Library: Lively Letters
Mesquite Library: Christmas Book Bingo
Rainbow Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Extreme Knitting
Sahara West Library: Yoga Flexibility and Balance Class
Whitney Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Tuesday 12/17/2013:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: December Tales - The Apartment
Enterprise Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Enterprise Library: Lively Letters
Mesquite Library: Holiday Movie Matinee - Holiday Inn
Sahara West Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Sahara West Library: For Teens: Catching Fire Charms
Windmill Library: Zumba Dance Fitness
    Wednesday 12/18/2013:
Summerlin Library: Family Lunchtime Movie Matinee - Flushed Away
West Charleston Library: Computer Class: Beyond the Basics
West Las Vegas Library:For Teens: Felties
    Thursday 12/19/2013:
Clark County Library: Affordable care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Enterprise Library: For Teens: Teen Book Club
West Las Vegas Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Friday 12/20/2013:
Clark County Library: Seated Yoga Class
Mesquite Library: It's a Carol of an afternoon

Monday, December 9, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 17 December 2013:

2 Guns
DEA agent Bobby Trench and U.S. naval intelligence officer Marcus Stigman are working undercover for a narcotics business. After a distorted attempt to infiltrate the drug cartel, they soon learn the secret of their dubious affiliation.
Ain't them bodies saints
The tale of an outlaw who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife and the daughter he has never met.
Burn Notice - Season 7
Separated from his friends and family, and on the verge of losing it all, Michael Westen goes deep undercover, joining forces with a mysterious woman and infiltrating a sinister terrorist network. With time running out, Michael must do whatever it takes to stay alive and protect his loved ones. But now, he may be forced to go too far.
Elysium
In the year 2154 two groups of people remain; the extremely wealthy who reside on an immaculate man-made space station named Elysium, and the rest, who occupy an overpopulated, destroyed Earth. Max decides to embark on a mission that could bring equality to the opposed worlds.
A mafia boss and his family are relocated to a sleepy town in France under the witness protection program after snitching on the mob. Despite Agent Stansfield's best efforts to keep them in line, Fred Blake and his family can't help resorting to old habits by handling their problems the 'family' way. Chaos ensues as their former Mafia cronies try to track them down, and scores are settled in the unlikeliest of settings.
Family Guy - volume 12
A collection of 22 uncensored episodes, including fan-favorite 'Into Fat Air,' where the Griffins rock Mount Everest, plus the comedy jackpot 'Roads to Vegas' and the milestone 200th episode 'Yug Ylimaf,' in which Brian and Stewie develop a curious case of reverse aging thanks to a time machine foul-up.
Force of Execution
Alexander Coates' criminal empire has been good to him and devastating to his enemies until his number one hit-man, Roman Hurst, messes up what should have been a routine hit. Alexander spares his protege's life, but cripples his hands, thus 'retiring' Hurst forever. Before long, Alexander realizes that he'll need Hurst's help with assistance from Jimmy Peanuts one last time when Iceman, a ruthless killer, surfaces.
Ghost Team One
When roommates Brad and Sergio accidentally arouse the dead, they team up with sexy amateur ghost hunter, Fernanda, to expose the evil inside their home. But just as the guys start to get close to their hot new partner, they discover that a horny demon wants in on the action. Now, cameras are up and more than fear is rising in this outrageous romp.
The Graduates / Los Graduados
This two-part special examines the many roots of the Latino dropout crisis through the eyes of six inspiring young students who are part of an ongoing effort to increase graduation rates for a growing Latino population.
Greek Gods - Heroes and Monsters
The History Channel explores the stories behind the classic myths of ancient Greece. Meet Zeus, the king of the gods, in an epic battle with the Titans. Join Hercules' quest for redemption as he embarks on his Twelve Labors, and dive deep into Hades' underworld to explore the ancient Greek belief in life after death. Learn the true story behind the snake-haired gorgon, Medusa, and follow Odysseus' adventures on his famous journey home.
Justified - Season 4
In Season 4, Raylan will start to pick at the thread of a cold case over 30 years in the making, unraveling a riddle that echoes all the way back to his boyhood and his criminal father's bad dealings. Meanwhile Boyd Crowder finds his grip on Harlan loosening due to a Pentecostal preacher with a penchant for theatrics and a knack for manipulation to rival his own.
League of Denial
A multibillion-dollar commercial juggernaut presides over America's indisputable national pastime. But the NFL is under assault as thousands of former players claim the league has covered up football's connection to long-term brain injuries. In a special two-hour investigation, Frontline and prize-winning journalists Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada of ESPN reveal the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries.
The Lone Ranger
A thrilling adventure infused with action and humor, in which the famed masked hero is brought to life through new eyes. Native American spirit warrior Tonto recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid, a man of the law, into a legend of justice-taking the audience on a runaway train of epic surprises and humorous friction as the two unlikely heroes must learn to work together and fight against greed and corruption.
Matt's Chance
Matt is a down-on-his-luck loser who discovers his fiancee, Jessica, in bed with another man. As Matt learns the true depth of Jessica's betrayal, he begins a downward spiral revenge quest that pits him face to face with a wide array of characters including an eccentric pawn shop owner, an aging stripper, and a barber with an agenda.
One Direction - This is us
An intimate all-access look at life on the road for the global music phenomenon. Weaved with stunning live concert footage, this inspiring feature film tells the remarkable story of Niall, Zayn, Liam, Harry, and Louis's meteoric rise to fame, from their humble hometown beginnings and competing on the X-Factor to conquering the world and performing at London's famed O2 Arena. Hear it from the boys themselves and see through their own eyes what it's really like to be One Direction.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Percy Jackson and other young demigods continue to fight, but this time in the sea, to fulfill their destinies. To save their world, Percy and his friends must find the fabled and magical Golden Fleece. Embarking on a treacherous odyssey into the uncharted waters of the Sea of Monsters (known to humans as the Bermuda Triangle), they battle terrifying creatures, an army of zombies, and the ultimate Evil.
Prisoners
Keller Dover is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests its driver but a lack of evidence forces his release. As the police pursue multiple leads, Dover knows his child's life is at stake and decides he must take matters into his own hands. How far will he go to protect his family?
Psych - The Musical
Watch and sing-a-long as Shawn and Gus gallivant and clear their pipes around Santa Barbara as they solve the murder mystery centered around the troubled Jack the Ripper musical.
Secrets of Scotland Yard
No police institution in the world captures the public imagination in quite the same way as Scotland Yard. Today, the name is synonymous with London's Metropolitan Police, one of the oldest detective forces in the world. From the world's most famous serial killer to the biggest jewelry heist in history, we reopen classified files to reveal how a century and more of crime detection has sown the seeds of modern-day policing.
Shameless - Complete 3rd Season
The Gallaghers are a Chicago family trying to live the American Dream the only way they know how, one scheme at a time! Season Three picks up 137 days since we last spent time with the Gallaghers. Jimmy has moved into the house. Fiona's scrounging for cash. Lip is sentenced to community service. Frank is missing. And although no one else seems to mind, Debbie's worried about him. Everything seems status quo, except for the mysterious Town Car parked out front.
The Sound of Music Live
An aspiring nun in pre-WWII Austria leaves the abbey to become a governess for the widower Captain von Trapp's seven children and finds herself falling in love.
Weight Watchers - 15-minute boot camp series
With workouts that focus on the Upper Body, Lower Body, Core and Cardio, this is a program that is finely tuned to fit into anyone's day. There are four fifteen-minute workouts to mix and match or do two, three or even all four to work the whole body. Each routine is specifically designed with 'starter' and 'experienced' versions of the exercises so that anyone can work out at any pace. Instructor Jennifer Cohen makes it easy to follow each level of movement.
Weight Watchers - Ultimate Belly Series
Improve core strength and get the belly in tip top shape. The secret to a strong and lean core is working all the way through it, front to back and side to side. These routines work the abs in progressions and directions that help to strengthen and firm the midsection. Each exercise in each segment is broken down into levels that go from 'just starting out' to 'advanced' so that they can be mixed and matched.
The World's End
Twenty years after attempting an epic pub crawl, five childhood friends reunite when one of them becomes hell bent doing it again. They are convinced by mate Gary King, who drags his reluctant pals to their home town and once gain attempts to reach the fabled pub called The World's End. As they attempt to reconcile the past and present , they realize the real struggle is for the future, not just theirs but humankind's. Reaching the pub is the least of their worries.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Battle of the Year with 223 requests.

Adore had 165 requests,

Jayne Mansfield's Car had 150 requests,
Doctor Who - Day of the Doctor had 130 requests,
Doc Martin Series 6 had 103 requests,
The Ultimate Life had 100 requests,
Man of Tai Chi had 66 requests,
The Hunt had 53 requests,
Mary Poppins had 51 requests,
Saving General Yang had 49 requests,
Touchy Feely had 46 requests,
Teen Wolf - Season 3, part 1 had 36 requests,
Museum hours had 35 requests,
Bleach Uncut - Set 19 had 27 requests,
Futurama Volume 8 had 24 requests,
One Direction - Reaching for the stars had 23 requests,
Secrets of Selfridges had 22 requests,
Prehistoric Dinosaur Disasters had 18 requests,
The Game - the sixth season had 15 requests,
Kathy Smith - Peel off the pounds pilates had 12 requests,
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight had 11 requests,
Weird Creatures with Nick Baker - Season 2 had 9 requests,
The Nature of Genius had 6 requests,
Held Hostage had 2 requests, and
The Rooftop had 2 requests.

Friday, December 6, 2013

Weekend Update


What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 7 December 2013 through Friday 13 December 2013:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 12/7/2013:
Clark County Library: For Teens: Holiday Hi-Jinx Murder Mystery
Clark County Library: American Red Cross Winter Blood Drive
Laughlin Library: Community Book Sale
Mesquite Library: Affordable Care Act Information Session
Sahara West Library: Amira's Winter Frolic
Summerlin Library: For Teens: Teen Scene Saturday Movie - The Hobbit
West Charleston Library: Business Start-Up Orientation
West Charleston Library: Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Brain Center - Caregiver Support Lecture
    Sunday 12/8/2013:
Clark County Library: Las Vegas Brass Band Holiday Concert
Spring Valley Library: Guitar for Amateurs
Sunrise Library: Sunday Movie Matinee - Turbo
Whitney Library: Whitney Movie and Discussion Club - About a Boy
    Monday 12/9/2013:
Rainbow Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATION REQUIRED!***
Rainbow Library: Best Children's Books of 2013
Sahara West Library: Longevitology - Energy Healing
Spring Valley Library: For Teens: Anime Club
Whitney Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Sessions ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Tuesday 12/10/2013:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: December Tales - Never Say Goodbye
Clark County Library: Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health - Free Educational Programs for Caregivers
Clark County Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Enterprise Library: For Teens: Learn to DJ
Sahara West Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED***
Summerlin Library: In the Art Gallery: Cross Sections - Artists' Reception
Windmill Library: Zumba Dance Fitness
    Wednesday 12/11/2013:
Clark County Library: UNLV Jazz Concert Series - UNLV Jazz Vocalists and Combos
Summerlin Library: Mid-Week After-School Movie Matinee - The Princess Bride
West Charleston Library: Senior Law Series - Small Claims
West Las Vegas Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED***
    Thursday 12/12/2013:
Enterprise Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED***
Enterprise Library: For Teens: Learn to DJ
    Friday 12/13/2013:
Clark County Library: For Teens: Felties! Adopt a Minion - CANCELLED
Mesquite Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED***
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Iron Cosplay
West Las Vegas Library: Shoes for Children Benefit Performance - "Just for You - a Celebration in Sharing!"

Monday, December 2, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 10 December 2013:

Adore
Two lifelong friends find themselves entangled in passionate sexual relationships with each other's sons. As they struggle to make sense of conflicting emotions and desires, the lines between family, friendship and morality are blurred. When powerful bonds reach their breaking point, discover what truly keeps us connected.
Battle of the Year
Los Angeles hip-hop mogul and former B-Boy Dante wants to put the country that started the sport back on top. He enlists his hard-luck friend Blake to coach his team. Blake must use every tactic he knows to get twelve talented individuals to unite as a team if they're going to bring the trophy back to America.
Bleach Uncut - Set 19
As Ichigo and Ulquiorra battle, Loly and Menoly find a golden opportunity to dispose of Orihime. Unable to defend herself, Orihime is attacked without remorse, while a new enemy arises. Yammy breaks through the floor of the Fifth Tower as Ulquiorra's reinforcement. The combined attacks of Ichigo and Uryu all seem useless against Ulquiorra and Yammy. Meanwhile, in the World of the Living, the mysterious Visoreds step onto the battlefield. Will they be friend or foe?
Doc Martin Series 6
In the sixth series, the doctor tackles fatherhood and his complicated relationship with local teacher Louisa.
Doctor Who - Day of the Doctor
The world's longest-running sci-fi series is celebrating it's 50th anniversary with an explosive special. A celebration of Doctor Who unlike any other.
Futurama Volume 8
Packed with mind-altering, brain-exploding extras not shown on TV, this outrageous collection includes thirteen mesmerizing episodes featuring maniac street racers, robot grave robbers, and nerve-wracking nose transplants.
The Game - the sixth season
The new season of, revisits the 'dysfunctional' football family which now features new faces. Go on a roller coaster ride filled with plenty of twists and turns for the Sabers and Sunbeams beginning with the excitement of the NFL's Premiere Draft Day that ends in the draft trade of longtime Saber Derwin Davis.
Held Hostage
The story of ordinary foreign workers who came face to face with Al Qaeda-told through a compelling combination of first-person interviews with hostage survivors and their families, many speaking on camera for the first time, and dramatic reconstruction of key events during the tense four days that were punctuated with gun battles and dramatic tales of escape and human bravery in the most desperate of conditions.
The Hunt
Lucas is a former school teacher who has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce and the loss of his job. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered when an untruthful remark throws his small community into a collective state of hysteria. As the lie spreads, Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity.
Jayne Mansfield's Car
It's 1969 in a small Alabama town, and the death of a quirky clan's long-estranged wife and mother brings together two very different families for the funeral. But do the scars of the past hide differences that will tear them apart or expose truths that could lead to the most unexpected collisions of all?
Kathy Smith - Peel off the pounds pilates
Kathy Smith has created a workout system that kicks the fat-burning power of Pilates into high gear. Her fat-burning workout, combined with upper- and lower-body toning routines, will reshape the arms, abs, hips, and thighs while maximizing weight-loss potential to reveal a leaner, stronger, healthier body: a Pilates body.
Man of Tai Chi
Tiger' Chen Lin-Hu works as a lowly courier; but after work, he is a young martial arts star. Donaka Mark is evading the police in Hong Kong while running an underground fight club where cold hard cash is made by defeating one's opponent in a no-holds barred fight. Donaka tries to lure Tiger with the promise of easy money. Entrance into this world brings out the darkest side of Chen Lin-Hu, but he needs the cash. His skill saves him in the ring but can he fight and maintain his integrity.
Mary Poppins
A beloved classic shines like never before with an all-new digital restoration. Winner of five Academy Awards, including best actress (Julie Andrews), best song (Chim Chim Cher-ee), and best visual effects. Mary Poppins flies out of the windy London skies and into the home of two mischievous children. With the help of a carefree chimney sweep named Bert (Dick Van Dyke), the spirited nanny turns every chore into a game, and every day into a 'Jolly Holiday.'
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
Looks at Muhammad Ali's historic Supreme Court battle from behind closed doors. When Ali was drafted into the Vietnam War at the height of his boxing career, his claim to conscientious objector status led to a controversial legal battle that rattled the U.S. judicial system right up to the highest court in the land.
Museum hours
A mesmerizing tale of two drifting strangers who find refuge in Vienna's grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum. Johann, a museum guard, spends his days silently observing both the art and the visitors. Anne, suddenly called to Vienna from overseas, has been wandering the city in a state of limbo. A chance meeting sparks a deepening connection that draws them through the halls of the museum and the streets of the city.
The Nature of Genius
In these two features, Inspirations and Me & Isaac Newton, Apted turns his interviewer's lens to explore the human advances in the arts and the sciences with a slightly humorous approach. How do artists create? How do scientists hope to affect the world?
One Direction - Reaching for the stars
This is the story of how five gorgeous boys from the UK are taking the world by storm: Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, and Liam Payne. Featuring exclusive footage and interviews, the program charts their extraordinary journey, and conquering of America-echoing The Beatles story, 50 years earlier. It also explores what makes the pop idols really tick; highlighting secrets behind their individual personalities-and why their romances continue to make headlines everywhere.
Prehistoric Dinosaur Disasters
Since the Earth's creation 4.5 billion years ago, the planet has been struck by a series of catastrophes, each pushing life to the edge of extinction. Again and again, dinosaurs found themselves victims of these catastrophes, bu tfrom each disaster came new life. While a dominant species was wiped out, hardier creatures survived and thrived, moving into the vacuum left by the extinction. In turn, these gigantic creatures took over the planet until they fell victim to another extinction.
The Rooftop
Gao and his friends are the happiest kids in the city of Galilee. Living on the rooftops of this bustling metropolis, sometimes life can be tough, but they still churn out songs all day, and dance under the stars at night. But when Gao meets his dream girl, a billboard beauty named Sian, fate takes him on a wild ride through the high and low parts of the town he loves.
Saving General Yang
Seven sons must take on an army of thousands, brave treacherous mountain terrain, face their nemesis, and find a way home alive-all to rescue their beloved patriarch.
Secrets of Selfridges
Selfridges was the brain child of an American-Mr. Harry Gordon Selfridge. He brought about a complete revolution in the way that Londoners shopped, introducing a new American retail model which made shopping less of a practical pursuit and more of a luxurious adventure. But there was another side to the story - Harry's private life. When it began to seep into his business, the effect on him and his store was devastating.
Teen Wolf - Season 3, part 1
Four months after the events that nearly ended Jackson's life and resurrected Peter Hale's, teen wolf Scott McCall and his friends begin their junior year of high school unaware that a new threat has arrived in Beacon Hills: A pack of Alpha werewolves intent on bringing Derek into their fold, while destroying his young pack.
Touchy Feely
A massage therapist is unable to do her job when stricken with a mysterious and sudden aversion to bodily contact. Meanwhile, her uptight brother's floundering dental practice receives new life when clients seek out his healing touch, turning both their professional & personal lives to unchartered turns.
The Ultimate Life
Three years after receiving life-changing gifts from his grandfather, Jason finds himself in need of guidance once again. When the foundation his grandfather left him is challenged in court, and the love of his life travels to Haiti, Jason realizes he's lost all direction. Just when it looks as though he may lose it all, he discovers his grandfather's precious journal and embarks on an incredible journey into the past to learn what it truly means to live the ultimate life.
Weird Creatures with Nick Baker - Season 2
Explorer and biologist Nick Baker travels to exotic locations around the globe following his childhood dream to uncover the craziest creatures of the natural world. Every animal Nick Baker finds is a vivid and fascinating example of how some species have evolved in order to survive in some of the most inhospitable environments on earth.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is The Wolverine with 1145 requests.

The Smurfs 2 had 561 requests,
The mortal instruments - city of bones had 475 requests,
Drinking Buddies had 208 requests,
Iron Man and Hulk - Heroes United had 76 requests,
Winnie Mandela had 65 requests,
Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited 9-11 had 50 requests,
Hot in Cleveland - Season 4 had 57 requests,
Simpsons - the complete 16th season had 46 requests,
Pokemon the Movie - Genesect and the legend awakened had 40 requests,
Secrets of the Tower of London had 36 requests,
UFC 164 had 30 requests,
Dance off the inches - Cardio hip-hop party had 28 requests,
Doomsday Castle had 24 requests,
Mike Chang's Six Pack Shortcuts - The Total Body Workout had 20 requests,
Transformers Prime: Season Three had 20 requests,
Denise Austin: Burn Fat Fast Latin Dance had 18 requests,
Tracy Anderson: Dance + Cardio had 13 requests,
Smash & Grab: The story of the Pink Panthers had 12 requests,
Biggest Loser - 6 week cardio crush had 11 requests,
Things never said had 10 requests,
Rodney Yee's Yoga for your week had 9 requests,
Step Up Revolution Hip-Hop Cardio Burn had 9 requests,
Let's Get Lost had 8 requests,
The Mind of a Chef: Sean Brock had 2 requests, and
Bruce Weber: The film collection had 1 request.

Friday, November 29, 2013

Weekend Update


What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 30 November 2013 through Friday 6 December 2013:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)

    Saturday 11/30/2013:
The library is OPEN, but there are no events scheduled.
    Sunday 12/1/2013:
Spring Valley Library: Guitar for Amateurs
West Charleston Library: Computer Class: Beyond the Basics
    Monday 12/2/2013:
Enterprise Library: Lively Letters
Mesquite Library: Family Holiday Cards
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Extreme Knitting
Whitney Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
West Las Vegas Library: West Las Vegas Library's 40-year Anniversary Celebration!
    Tuesday 12/3/2013:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: December Tales - Bright Eyes
Clark County Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Enterprise Library: For Teens: Learn to DJ
Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Fun with Instagram and Other Apps
Mesquite Library: Mesquite Book Club
Rainbow Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Sahara West Library: For Teens: Teen Book Club
Windmill Library: Zumba Dance Fitness
    Wednesday 12/4/2013:
Enterprise Library: Lively Letters
Summerlin Library: Family Lunchtime Movie Matinee - Chicken Little
West Charleston Library: Affordable Care Act Information Session
West Las Vegas Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Thursday 12/5/2013:
Clark County Library: Business 101: How to start your business
Enterprise Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Enterprise Library: For Teens: Learn to DJ
Sahara West Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Friday 12/6/2013:
Clark County Library: Mariachi Winter Festival
Clark County Library: Seated Yoga
West Charleston Library: Annual Holiday Guitar Concert

Monday, November 25, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 3 December 2013:

Biggest Loser - 6 week cardio crush
It's no secret, to get losing get moving! The contestants drop pounds on NBC's hit series 'THE BIGGEST LOSER' and now it's everyone's turn! Whether just beginning or ready to take the fitness up a notch, this six-week program provides three pound-shedding workouts designed to beat the bulge one intensity level at a time.
Bruce Weber: The film collection
Brings together the internationally praised photographer and filmmaker's most celebrated documentaries. This collector's set includes Weber's famous: Let's Get Lost, Broken Noses, Chop Suey, and A Letter To True. Combining such subjects as jazz, boxing, Weber's favorite things, and animals, this box set gives art enthusiasts a look back at one of photography's greatest talents.
Dance off the inches - Cardio hip-hop party
Anyone can dance off the inches. We've made it easy. Ten moves are all that is needed to follow these routines, and we'll show how. No matter the age or fitness level, anyone can have a great time while dancing into great shape. It's that simple. Losing inches has never been so easy.
Denise Austin: Burn Fat Fast Latin Dance
Salsa the body slim with Denise Austin's sizzling Latin dance workout designed to torch calories, define waist and sculpt lean, sexy muscle from head to toe. This exhilarating, thirty-minute dance party includes four mini-routines that are easy to follow so that the focus is on the fat-burning fun instead of the fancy footwork.
Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited 9-11
In this triumphant 50th Anniversary year for Doctor Who, celebrate the extraordinary actors who have starred as the Doctor with this look at three exceptionally gifted performers, Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant and Matt Smith. The year 2005 was an historic year in the world of Doctor Who. After a seventeen-year hiatus broken by 1996's a Doctor Who television movie, the series made a return to television screens worldwide. Celebrate the glory that is Doctor Who with The Doctors Revisited.
Doomsday Castle
Extreme American prepper Brent Sr. hopes the castle he is building will be the ultimate bunker that will protect his family if his greatest fear comes true: an electromagnetic pulse (EMP) that causes the power grid to fail plunges the country, and eventually the world, into chaos. With cameras documenting every step of the process, Brent Sr. summons his three daughters and two sons to finish construction of the only half-completed castle isolated deep in the Carolina mountains.
Drinking Buddies
Luke and Kate, co-workers at a Chicago brewery, spend their days drinking and flirting. They're perfect for each other, except that they're both in relationships. Luke is in the midst of marriage talks with his girlfriend of six years; Kate is playing it cool with her music producer boyfriend Chris. Beer makes the line between 'friends' and 'more than friends' really blurry.
Hot in Cleveland - Season 4
They're back and hotter than ever! It's the fourth season of the hit sitcom Hot In Cleveland. Melanie, Joy, Victoria, and Elka reunite with some familiar faces from their family, career and love lives. And for the first time re-watch the highly anticipated live episode 'It's Alive'. Whether they're caught in a love triangle at their new job, landing major movie roles or preparing for wedding, these four fabulous women make Cleveland the hottest destination.
Iron Man and Hulk - Heroes United
The invincible Iron Man and the Incredible Hulk-two of Marvel's superhero Avengers-join forces to stop the energy consumer monster Zzax from destroying the planet. Can these two titans find a way to work together without smashing heads before time runs out? It's an action-packed feature-length original animated adventure done in the mighty Marvel manner!
Let's Get Lost
Documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter and drug addict Chet Baker. Fascinating series of interviews with friends, family, associates and lovers, interspersed with film from Baker's earlier life and some modern-day performances.
Mike Chang's Six Pack Shortcuts - The Total Body Workout
Internet fitness sensation Mike Chang has helped millions of people around the world to get into top-notch shape with his signature fitness system. A dynamic, body-blasting system obliterates fat and sculpts a mean midsection with four core-focused workouts that repeat a tailored series of quick, calorie-burning exercises designed to chisel the entire body.
The Mind of a Chef: Sean Brock
Chef Sean Brock is perhaps the best known spokesperson for both expanding and preserving the integrity of traditional Southern food ways. His cuisine shines the spotlight on the untold varieties of rice, beans and grains which once made America the envy of the world. In short, Sean Brock is on the front line of restoring the South to its former Culinary glory.
The mortal instruments - city of bones
Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager, discovers she is the descendant of a line of Shadowhunters, a secret cadre of young half-angel warriors locked in an ancient battle to protect our world from demons. After the disappearance of her mother, Clary joins forces with a group of Shadowhunters who introduce her to a dangerous alternate New York City called Downworld, filled with demons, warlocks, vampires, werewolves and other deadly creatures.
Pokemon the Movie - Genesect and the legend awakened
A peaceful park amid the hustle and bustle seems like the perfect new home for a group of Mythical Pokemon: four Genesect and their red leader. These new neighbors quickly become a problem for the city's residents, though. The Genesect don't trust people, and they've found a dangerous ally in the Legendary Pokemon Mewtwo, whose origins also involve human tampering. But the red Genesect doesn't want Mewtwo's help, and their confrontation quickly rages out of control.
Rodney Yee's Yoga for your week
Look good and feel great in just twenty minutes a day. Five different yoga practices bring five different benefits: focus, energy, flexibility, strength and relaxation.
Secrets of the Tower of London
Standing guard over the city of London for nearly 1,000 years, the formidable Tower of London has been a royal castle, a prison, a place of execution and torture, an armory and the Royal Mint. This program unlocks the doors to secret rooms, talks to the people who do the jobs no one sees and reveals some surprising facts about one of England's most famous icons.
Simpsons - the complete 16th season
Hold on to your donuts! Season sixteen includes all 21 hilarious episodes, tons of meticulously slapped-together special features, plus a veritable who's who of celebrity guest voices, including Fantasia Barrino, Jason Bateman, Gary Busey, James Caan, Stephen Hawking, Eric Idle, Jane Kaczmarek, Lucy Liu, Liam Neeson, Amy Poehler, Ray Romano, and plenty more.
Smash & Grab: The story of the Pink Panthers
Their crimes resemble high-octane Hollywood action movies: a sports car speeds through a Dubai shopping mall, crashing into the windows of a Graff jewelry store. In London, they took all of three minutes to make off with $30 million in diamonds. They are captured - not in person, but on surveillance tapes that record their astonishing lightning strikes with hypnotic accuracy. Includes never-before-seen interviews with key gang members.
The Smurfs 2
The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, and only a secret spell that Smurfette knows can turn the Naughties into real Smurfs, Gargamel kidnaps Smurfette and brings her to Paris. It's up to Papa, Clumsy, Grouchy, and Vanity to return to our world, reunite with their human friends Patrick and Grace Winslow, and rescue her.
Step Up Revolution Hip-Hop Cardio Burn
Incinerate calories and sculpt the entire body with Step Up Revolution Hip Hop Cardio Burn. Learn the hottest moves from the hit movie Step Up Revolution in this fat-burning dance workout. Get lean, sexy bodies with four hot dance routines featuring the latest hip-hop moves to incinerate calories and sculpt the entire body.
Things never said
Kal is an aspiring poet, but truthfully, she's an artist who is lost. She tries desperately to find an outlet for her artistic voice as she struggles with her self-esteem and a difficult home life. When Kal meets fellow poet Curtis, it's the turmoil, surprise, and uncertainty of a new love that ultimately help her find her voice - and a sense of self-worth.
Tracy Anderson: Dance + Cardio
This fun and engaging cardio program by Tracy Anderson is a dance aerobic workout. This is a beginner dance workout, designed for any skill level and working every muscle in the body. The freestyle dancing and moves are as fun as they are a healthy form of exercise.
Transformers Prime: Season Three
The Autobots and their human comrades have been separated, following thedestruction of their headquarters, and Optimus Prime is badly injured. Unfortunately, it is just the beginning of their troubles, as the powerful Decepticon Shockwave has come to Earth with his newest weapon: a clone of one of Cybertron's most ancient and fearsome beasts, Predaking. Now it's up the Autobots and their allies, both old and new, to reunite and protect the world from evil one last time.
UFC 164
At UFC 164, 'Smooth' Benson Henderson defends the belt for the fourth time in what promises to be an epic rematch against hometown hero Anthony Pettis, the last man to defeat him. Plus, a heavyweight dream fight becomes a reality when Frank Mir battles the returning Josh 'The Warmaster' Barnett.
Winnie Mandela
Moving from a remote village to the metropolis of Johannesburg, South Africa, a proud young Winnie soon found love with a rising political star, Nelson Mandela. When Nelson was imprisoned for protesting the brutal Apartheid government, Winnie worked tirelessly to win his freedom and to carry on his message of peace and equality. Her struggle was rewarded by years of persecution and imprisonment. Throughout, her resolve to fight for her freedom, her family and her country never wavered.
The Wolverine
Summoned to Japan by an old friend, Wolverine becomes involved in a conflict that will force him to confront his own demons. There, adamantium claws will clash with samurai steel as Logan confronts a mysterious figure from his past in an epic battle that will change him forever.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is R.I.P.D. with 1171 requests.

Red 2 had 1156 requests,
Getaway had 361 requests,
Breaking Bad - The final season had 344 requests,
The Canyons had 139 requests,
Dead in Tombstone had 122 requests,
The Grandmaster had 111 requests,
Battle Ground  had 91 requests,
Bill Cosby: Far from finished had 60 requests,
JFK - The smoking gun had 54 requests,
How Sherlock changed the world had 44 requests,
The Watsons go to Birmingham had 38 requests,
Secret Life of Predators had 36 requests,
WWE - Hell in a cell 2013 had 35 requests,
Red Obsession had 26 requests,
Applause had 21 requests,
Big Star: Nothing can hurt me had 10 requests,
Peyote had 10 requests,
Free China: The courage to believe had 6 requests, and
Porque el Amor Manda had 6 requests.
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Friday, November 22, 2013

Weekend Update

What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 23 November 2013 through Friday 29 November 2013:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 11/23/2013:
Laughlin Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Sahara West Library: Indoor Boot Camp with Judy Paris
Summerlin Library: Summerlin Library Scrapbook Workshop
Whitney Library: United Blood Services Blood Drive
Windmill Library: Saturday Movie Matinee - Man of Steel 2013
    Sunday 11/24/2013:
Las Vegas Library: Savvy Computer Classes - Beyond the Savvy Computer
Sunrise Library: Sunday Movie Matinee - Title Under Consideration
Windmill Library: S.C.R.A.P.'E.M. (Scrapping, Cropping and Preserving Every Memory)
    Monday 11/25/2013:
Clark County Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Sahara West Library: Longevitology - Energy Healing
West Las Vegas Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Tuesday 11/26/2013:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Hollywood Salutes the Armed Forces - Four Jills in a Jeep
Enterprise Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Enterprise Library: American Red Cross Blood Drive
Rainbow Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
Windmill Library: Zumba Dance Fitness
    Wednesday 11/27/2013:
Clark County Library: Munch and Mingle for Non-Profits
Sahara West Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session CANCELLED
Whitney Library: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Session ***RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!***
    Thursday 11/28/2013:
The library is CLOSED to celebrate Thanksgiving Day
    Friday 11/29/2013:
Happy FAMILY DAY and BLACK FRIDAY
The library is OPEN, but there are no events scheduled

Monday, November 18, 2013

Tuesday's New DVD Releases

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 26 November 2013:

Applause
Critically acclaimed alcoholic actress Thea Barfoed has gone through turmoil, resulting in a divorce and the loss of custody of her two boys. Eager to break with the past, regain control over her life, and get her children back, she uses charm and manipulation to persuade her ex-husband, Christian, that she is able to take back the mantle of motherhood. But ironically, she has not completely convinced herself.
Breaking Bad - The final season
In the final episodes, Emmy winners Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul bring the saga of Breaking Bad to a bloody conclusion in their roles as meth kingpin Walter White and his guilt-ridden partner Jesse Pinkman. As each tries to get clear of the wreckage they left behind in the meth world, DEA agent Hank Schrader's obsessive pursuit of 'Heisenberg' gains steam, leading up to a shattering finale that will leave no one in Walt's world unscathed.
The Canyons
Manipulative and scheming young movie producer Christian makes films to keep his trust fund intact, while his actress girlfriend and bored plaything, Tara, hides a passionate affair with an actor from her past. When Christian becomes aware of Tara's infidelity, the young Angelenos are thrust into a violent, sexually-charged tour through the dark side of human nature.
Free China: The courage to believe
Tells the story of a mother and former Communist Party member, Jennifer Zeng, who along with more than 70 Million Chinese were practicing a belief that combined Buddhism and Daoism until the Chinese Government outlawed it. The Internet police intercepted an email and Jennifer was imprisoned for her faith. Also exposes profound issues such as genocide and unfair trade practices with the West.
Getaway
Brent Magna is a burned out race car driver who is thrust into a do-or-die mission behind the wheel when his wife is kidnapped. With Brent's only ally being a young hacker, his one hope of saving his wife is to follow the orders of the mysterious voice who's watching his every move through cameras mounted on the car Brent's driving.
The Grandmaster
Watch an epic action feature inspired by the life and times of the legendary kung fu master, Ip Man, who mentored Bruce Lee. The story spans the tumultuous Republican era that followed the fall of China's last dynasty, a time of chaos, division, and war that was also the golden age of Chinese martial arts.
How Sherlock changed the world
Sherlock Holmes, the most famous fictional detective in the world, was also the first Crime Scene Investigator. Based on a real surgeon, Holmes was a scientist who used chemistry, bloodstains, and minute traces of evidence to solve the crime. How Sherlock Changed The World details the impact and legacy of the most famous crime fighter in history.
JFK - The smoking gun
Veteran Police Detective Colin McLaren spent four years on the forensic cold-case investigation of JFK's assassination. What he had, and other investigators did not, was modern technology and access to all the evidence, facts and eyewitness testimony. He claims to have solved a crime that is every bit as shocking and incredible today as it was when it happened 50 years ago. A far cry from the fanciful conspiracy theories, McLaren believes he has found the 'smoking gun' that killed JFK.
Porque el Amor Manda
This is the story of Jesus, a self-driven man who always sees the glass as half-full. However, his positive attitude and determination will constantly be put to the test as he must find ways to reinvent himself and earn the love of his daughter and the woman of his dreams.
R.I.P.D.
Two cops are dispatched by the Rest In Peace Department (R.I.P.D.) to protect and serve the living from increasingly destructive spirits hiding among the unsuspecting Earth. When they uncover a plot that could end life as we know it, the new partners have to turn grudging respect into top-notch teamwork to restore the cosmic balance-or watch the tunnel to the afterlife begin sending angry souls the very wrong way.
Red 2
Retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses rejoins his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
Red Obsession
The great chateaux of Bordeaux struggle to accommodate the voracious appetite for their rare, expensive wines, which have become a powerful status symbol in booming China. Narrated by Russell Crowe.
Secret Life of Predators
When you've clawed your way to the top of the food chain, you have to fight to stay there. Experience this harsh reality through the eyes of the determined predators that rely on skill, instinct, and evolution to survive. But while they may be masters of their domains, that doesn't mean things always go their way - and with young mouths to feed, the pressure is on.
The Watsons go to Birmingham
Chronicles the ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, and how they are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963.
WWE - Hell in a cell 2013
The Superstars of WWE will be surrounded by an unforgiving steel prison in a night where the only way to emerge as a World Champion is to inflict and endure career-altering punishment. It is a match so brutal that only eleven men in the history of WWE have claimed victory, and even fewer have summoned the strength to walk away on their own. Now an annual fall tradition, who, if any, will add their name to this illustrious
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is We're the Millers with 680 requests.

Planes had 660 requests,
Paranoia had 443 requests,
The To Do List had 303 requests,
All is Bright had 95 requests,
Violet & Daisy had 69 requests,
And while we were here had 54 requests,
Hannah Arendt had 42 requests,
Treme - Complete 3rd Season had 39 requests,
Bridegroom had 38 requests,
Informant had 32 requests,
WWE - History of the WWE had 32 requests,
Definitive Guide to the JFK Assassination had 31 requests,
Doctor Who: the Tenth Planet had 30 requests,
One Piece - Strong World had 22 requests,
JFK had 20 requests,
Drew - the man behind the poster had 12 requests,
Egypt in Crisis had 10 requests,
The Devil's Ride - Season 1 had 10 requests,
Ground Zero Supertower had 10 requests,
Shiva Rea Yoga in Greece had 10 requests,
Craft in America - Forge had 2 requests, and
Harvesting the High Plains - turning wheat into gold had 2 requests.