Friday, October 30, 2015

Weekend Update

What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 31 October 2015 through Friday 6 November 2015:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 10/31/2015:  Happy Hallowe'en!
Clark County Library: For Teens: Create an Ofrendas and Decorate Sugar Skulls
Enterprise Library: Learn Hawaii's Dance, the Hula
Laughlin Library: Laughlin Constable's Quarterly Town Hall Meeting
Sahara West Library: Rhythm of India – An Afternoon of Dances
    Sunday 11/1/2015:
Centennial Hills Library: Maxwell Drake Writing Workshops
Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Teen MAKERshop: Day of the Dead Celebration
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
Sahara West Library: Guitar Basics 101
Sahara West Library: Mindfulness & Insight Meditation
    Monday 11/2/2015:
Clark County Library: Chronic Disease Self Management series (6 of 6 classes) CANCELLED
Centennial Hills Library: Maxwell Drake Writing Workshop
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
Sahara West Library: Yoga Flexibility & Balance Class
Sahara West Library: Native Dancers of Las Vegas
    Tuesday 11/3/2015:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: The Game is Afoot - Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Enterprise Library: For Teens: The bitLab
Laughlin Library: Obamacare Open Enrollment
Summerlin Library: Fiber Arts Workshop
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
Sahara West Library: For Teens: It's About Time
Windmill Library: For Teens: Book End Design
    Wednesday 11/4/2015:
Clark County Library: UNLV Jazz Concert Series: Jazz Ensembles
Clark County Library: An Evening with Jessica Brody: Pop Stars, Suits and Fish Guts - The Road to Becoming an Author
Clark County Library: Savvy Seniors Scam Prevention Series: Funeral and Cemetery Fraud
Laughlin Library: Mack Sennett: King of Comedy
Mesquite Library: Computer and Internet Basics
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
Sunrise Library: For Teens: Super Smash Brothers Tournament
Sahara West Library: Longevitology for Beginner and Intermediate Students
Whitney Library: For Teens: Teen Craft Hacks: Fashion!
    Thursday 11/5/2015:
Clark County Library: Las Vegas Stories: The Remarkable Life of Kirk Kerkorian, Father of the Las Vegas Megaresort
Enterprise Library: For Teens: 1st Thursday for Teens
Enterprise Library: Medicare Information Session
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Laughlin Library: Bullhead City
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
Summerlin Library: Downloading eBooks to Your Tablet
Sahara West Library: Longevitology for Beginner and Intermediate Students
    Friday 11/6/2015:
Laughlin Library: Laughlin Movie Matinee: Pitch Perfect 2
Mesquite Library: Felting
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)
Sahara West Library: Longevitology for Beginner and Intermediate Students

Monday, October 26, 2015

New Movie Tuesday

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 3 November 2015:

A.D. The Bible Continues
It picks up where the smash hit, 'The Bible', left off, continuing the greatest story ever told and exploring the exciting and inspiring events that followed the Crucifixion of Christ. As most of the world knows, the Crucifixion was only the beginning of the story. The immediate aftermath of Christ's death had a massive impact on his disciples, his mother Mary, and key political and religious leaders of the era, completely altering the entire world in an instant.
Before We Go
A young woman races to catch the 1:30 train out of New York City to New Haven. Stranded in the city after being robbed and missing her train, she meets street musician Nick Vaughan. Starting as convenient acquaintances, the two soon grow into each other's most trusted confidants when a night of unexpected adventure forces them to confront their fears and take control of their lives.
Black Sails Season 2
The Walrus crew is stranded with an army of Spanish soldiers standing between them and their precious Urca gold. And with their crimes against their brethren no longer a secret, Flint and Silver must join forces in a desperate bid for survival. Meanwhile, Eleanor Guthrie struggles to maintain her grip on Nassau, as a new breed of pirate arrives in the form of Ned Low, a man for whom violence isn't just a tool, it's a pastime.
Brothers of War
Farm boy Jake lives for girls, guns, and adrenaline; his younger brother Greg loves poetry. The tensions and bitter rivalry between the two finally erupt into bloody, life-changing violence. With the dark clouds of war looming over England's green and pleasant land, it is Greg who unexpectedly signs up for battle in France. Against a backdrop of chaos and uncertainty, Greg discovers a world of uncompromising brutality.
Eastsiders
Set against the bohemian backdrop of the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, Eastsiders Season 2 is a comedic look at the hip millennial population struggling to navigate life, love and making the rent.
Eden
A team of soccer players gets stranded on a deserted island after a horrific plane crash. The need for leadership arises and the team's star players seem the natural choice. Andreas emerges as a calm and resourceful leader, but when his brother is critically injured, he starts changing. Slim finds he must take over to maintain some semblance of order. Soon their spirits turns into desperation and the survivors split into factions under the two leaders. They sink into a primitive savagery.
The End of the Tour
The story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, right after the publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, 'Infinite Jest.' Based on David Lipsky's critically-acclaimed memoir 'Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip with David Foster Wallace.'
The First Silent Night
Join renowned actor Simon Callow as he uncovers the moving origins of the song Silent Night that has been two hundred years in the making. A story that begins in humble circumstances ends with the world's most popular carol. Simon journeys to the Austrian village of Oberndorf as well as the city of Salzburg, where the story of the world's favorite carol had its origins.
Four Warriors
Four battle-weary Crusaders take on a mission to trrack down the evil predator who has abducted all the men and children from a devastated village.
Getting On: The Complete Second Season
The series takes place in the geriatric wing of a struggling hospital and follows a staff of overworked doctors and nurses and their elderly patients. Though the tone is darkly comic, this critically-acclaimed series addresses very real issues such as death, hopelessness, abusive patients and the things it takes to survive a high-stress work environment. The hospital's care workers do whatever it takes to stay sane while dealing with unruly patients, their children and their bosses.
The Great Fire
The Great Fire of London raged for four days in 1666, making over 70,000 of the city's 80,000 inhabitants homeless. From King Charles II and Samuel Pepys to Thomas Farriner, The King's Baker in whose premises the fire began, witness the chaos of a city imploding, and the fear and rumors of treachery that took hold. This drama recreates the chaos of a city imploding, and the fear and rumors of treachery that took hold.
He Is My Master - Complete Collection
Teenage millionaire Yoshikata lives on his own in a magnificent mansion, and, having fired the original maids, needs help keeping up the place. Enter Izumi and Mitsuki, two girls of Yoshikata's age, who accept his offer of to fill in as live-in maids. Along with Anna, another maid, the three girls live with the eccentric Yoshitaka in a goofball comedy that brings laughs with every episode.
In Their Own Words: Jim Henson
Follow Jim Henson's career as he transcended puppetry to become one of the most creative, prolific, and influential artists of his time. Witness key events unfold in his life, from his early television work with the Muppets and his commercial work in the late 1950s and early 1960s, to his breakthrough with Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, Fraggle Rock, and his groundbreaking fantasy films Dark Crystal and Labyrinth.
In Their Own Words: Muhammad Ali
Follow Muhammad Ali's rise from Louisville, Kentucky to international fame, as key events unfolded in Ali's life, including his stunning conversion to Islam and his change of name, his dramatic stand against the Vietnam-era draft, his three-year exile from the ring, his legendary comeback fights, his courageous battle with Parkinson's disease, and his inspirational reemergence on the world stage at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.
In Their Own Words: Queen Elizabeth
Follow Queen Elizabeth II's remarkable life, from her youth to her uncle Edward VIII's stunning abdication, and her father's coronation as King George VI. She defines the role of a modern monarch, leading the Royal Family and her subjects through the challenges of post-war reconstruction, decolonization, conflicts in South Africa, Northern Ireland and The Falklands, and the difficult days after Princess Diana's death.
Inside Out
Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions ; Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. The emotions live in Headquarters, the control center inside Riley's mind, where they help advise her through everyday life.
Lego Bricumentary
Since the birth of their trademark toy in 1958, The LEGO Group has produced over 400 billion bricks. But more and more, LEGO bricks aren't just for kids, and some take them very seriously. Adult Fans of LEGO around the globe are unashamedly declaring their love of the brick, brick artists are creating stunning and surprising creations, and LEGO master builders are building human scale and larger structures. This documentary playfully delves into the extraordinary impact of the LEGO brick.
She's Funny That Way
A married Broadway director falls for a prostitute turned actress and works to help her advance her career.
Toy Story that Time Forgot
During one of Bonnie's post-Christmas playdates, the Toy Story crew find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to ever return to Bonnie's room.
Tremors 5
The stakes are raised for survivalist, Burt Gummer in his most dangerous monster hunt yet. When Gummer's hired to capture a deadly Ass-blaster terrorizing South Africa, he and his new sidekick Travis Welker engage in a battle of survival against the fiercely aggressive Ass-blasters and Graboids. Discovering the monsters have evolved into even more lethal creatures.
Uncanny
For ten years, inventor David Kressen has lived in seclusion with his inventions, including Adam, a robot with incredible lifelike human qualities. When reporter Joy Andrews is given access to their unconventional facility, she is alternately repelled and attracted to the scientist and his creation. But as Adam exhibits emergent behavior of anger and jealousy towards her, she finds herself increasingly entangled in a web of deception where no one's motives are easily decipherable.
Vacation
The next generation of Griswolds is at is again, and on the road for another ill-fated adventure. Following in his father's footsteps and hoping for some much-needed family bonding, a grown-up Rusty Griswold surprises his wife, and their two sons with a cross-country trip back to Wally World.
Worricker Complete Series
David Hare's thrilling spy trilogy exposes the battles raging inside the intelligence community in the name of security. The Worricker stories include: Page Eight; Salting the Battlefield; and Turks & Caicos.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Pixels with 848 requests.

Southpaw had 631 requests,
Max had 433 requests,
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries - Series 3 had 106 requests,
Home Fires had 52 requests,
A Borrowed Identity had 46 requests,
Food Forward had 16 requests, and
Nuclear Meltdown Disaster had 8 requests.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Weekend Update

What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 24 October 2015 through Friday 30 October 2015:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 10/24/2015:
Clark County Library: For Teens: SAT Boot Camp: Math
Centennial Hills Library: Couponing 101
Enterprise Library: Learn Hawaii's Dance, the Hula
Las Vegas Library: Saturday Sessions
Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Collage Self Portrait
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Teen Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Summerlin Library: For Teens: Dr. Who Party
Summerlin Library: Scrapbook Workshop
Summerlin Library:  United Blood Services Blood Drive
Spring Valley Library: Spring Valley Saturday Movie Matinee
Windmill Library: For Teens: Collage Self Portrait
Windmill Library: Movie Matinee
West Las Vegas Library: Standing Together Opposing Misuse of Power (S.T.O.M.P.) Stop Domestic Violence Awareness Festival
    Sunday 10/25/2015:
Clark County Library: An Afternoon with Trio Camino
Las Vegas Library: Adventures In Job Hunting
Las Vegas Library: Computer Talk
Las Vegas Library: Teen Anime Club
Spring Valley Library: Guitar for Amateurs
Sahara West Library: Mindfulness & Insight Meditation
Windmill Library: Music Club
    Monday 10/26/2015:
Clark County Library: Chronic Disease Self Management series (5 of 6 classes)
Clark County Library: Medicare Information Session
Laughlin Library: An Afternoon with Trio Camino
Mesquite Library: Book Bingo
Sahara West Library: Longevitology - Energy Healing
    Tuesday 10/27/2015:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Hollywood Fantasies - Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid
Clark County Library: Getting Ahead workshop -- Talk The Talk: Giving Speeches and Presentations That Get You Promoted
Clark County Library: For Teens: Halloween Origami
Enterprise Library: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Enterprise Library: The bitLab
Laughlin Library: United Blood Services Blood Drive
Mesquite Library: Microsoft Excel Basics
    Wednesday 10/28/2015:
Clark County Library: Munch & Mingle Networking Lunch for Nonprofits
Laughlin Library: Managing New Seasons
Summerlin Library: For Teens: Teen Makerspace Labs
Whitney Library: For Teens: Teen Scene: Exploring Professions
    Thursday 10/29/2015:
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Laughlin Library: Personal Computers and the Internet for Beginners
Mesquite Library: Crochet & More Group
Sahara West Library: Introduction to the Internet
Sahara West Library: Sahara West Book Discussion Group
    Friday 10/30/2015: All libraries CLOSED to celebrate Nevada Day

Monday, October 19, 2015

New Movie Tuesday

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 27 October 2015:

A Borrowed Identity
Gifted Eyad, a Palestinian Israeli boy, is given the chance to go to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Jerusalem. As he desperately tries to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates and within Israeli society, Eyad develops a friendship with another outsider, Jonathan a boy suffering from muscular dystrophy, and gradually becomes part of the home Jonathan shares with his mother, Edna.
Food Forward
Food Forward showcases innovators and pioneers - food rebels - transforming the way we grow and eat our food. We meet farmers, chefs, teachers, scientists, fishermen and ranchers in more than 50 cities across the country who are all providing new solutions to help combat America's growing food challenges.
Home Fires
Bitter rivals fight for control of the Women's Institute in a rural English town as it struggles with the onset of World War II. Separated from husbands, fathers, sons and brothers for years at a time, some permanently, they find themselves under extraordinary pressures in a rapidly fragmenting world.
Max
Military dog Max returns from service in Afghanistan, traumatized by his handler's death. He's adopted by the man's family and helps the grieving family heal.
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries - Series 3
Eight all-new episodes of the glamorous, gun-toting lady detective Phryne Fisher. Along with her ever-faithful companion, Dot Williams, Detective Jack Robinson, and Constable Hugh Collins, she is determined to solve any case that comes her way.
Nuclear Meltdown Disaster
Four years after one of history's worst nuclear accidents, NOVA reveals the minute-by-minute story of the Fukushima nuclear crisis and its ongoing aftermath, told by the brave workers who stayed behind as an earthquake and tsunami crippled the plant.
Pixels
As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner, Will Cooper, Ludlow Lamonsoff, and Eddie 'The Fire Blaster' Plant saved the world thousands of times, at 25 cents a game in the video arcades. Now, they're going to have to do it for real. In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens discover video feeds of classic arcade games and misinterpret them as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth, using the video games as the models for their assaults.
Southpaw
Billy 'The Great' Hope, reigning Light Heavyweight Boxing Champion of the World, seemingly has it all: an impressive career, a beautiful and loving wife, an adorable daughter, and a lavish lifestyle. When tragedy strikes and his lifelong manager and friend leaves him behind, Hope hits rock bottom and turns to an unlikely savior at a run-down local gym: Tick Willis, a retired fighter and trainer to the city's toughest amateur boxers.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Pitch Perfect 2 with 923 requests.

Paper Towns had 509 requests,
Testament of Youth had 206 requests,
The Vatican Tapes had 185 requests,
Nurse Jackie Season 7 had 134 requests,
Dragonball Z - Resurrection'F' had 108 requests,
The Making of the Mob had 78 requests,
The Wolfpack had 61 requests,
Olympus Season One had 45 requests,
The Peaky Blinders had 32 requests,
The Widower had 27 requests,
WWE Night of Champions 2015 had 24 requests,
The Exorcism of Molly Hartley had 22 requests,
The Curse of Oak Island had 11 requests, and
Transformers: Robots in Disguise - A New Autobot Mission had 10 requests.

Friday, October 16, 2015

Weekend Update

What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 17 October 2015 through Friday 23 October 2015:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 10/17/2015:
Centennial Hills Library: For Teens: Yu Gi Oh
Enterprise Library: Learn Hawaii's Dance, the Hula
Summerlin Library: Book Chat Cafe
Sunrise Library: For Teens: Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Spring Valley Library: Meet the Author: Air Force One
West Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament
    Sunday 10/18/2015:
Las Vegas Library: Adventures In Job Hunting
Las Vegas Library: Computer Talk
Spring Valley Library: Guitar for Amateurs
Spring Valley Library: Spring Valley Library Book Club
Sahara West Library: Exploring Your Family’s History - Genealogy Series
Sahara West Library: Guitar Basics 101
Sahara West Library: Mindfulness & Insight Meditation
Sahara West Library: The Desert Hearts Romance Readers Book Club
West Charleston Library: Flamenco Las Vegas
West Las Vegas Library: Job Search
Whitney Library: For Teens: Teen Read Week Facebook Contest
    Monday 10/19/2015:
Bunkerville Library: For Teens: DIY Scratch-off Maps
Clark County Library: Chronic Disease Self Management series (4 of 6 classes)
Mesquite Library: For Teens: Collage Self Portrait
Spring Valley Library: For Teens: Canvas Bag Tie Dye
Sahara West Library: Yoga Flexibility & Balance Class
West Charleston Library: For Teens: Travel Journals
Whitney Library: For Teens: Minecraft IRL (In Real Life)
    Tuesday 10/20/2015:
Bunkerville Library: For Teens: Canvas Bag Tie Dye
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Hollywood Fantasies - The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Clark County Library: For Teens: Canvas Bag Tie Dye
Clark County Library: SoNNPIC Workshop: Corporate Giving for Nonprofits
Centennial Hills Library: Centennial Hills Soap Crafters
Centennial Hills Library: For Teens: Travel Journals
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Enterprise Library: For Teens: The bitLab
Las Vegas Library:  For Teens: Canvas Bag Tie Dye
Mesquite Library: How to Download E-Media
Sahara West Library: For Teens: Collage Self Portrait
West Charleston Library: Medicaid: Everything you want to know
Windmill Library: For Teens: Teen Superhero Day
    Wednesday 10/21/2015:
Mesquite Library: For Teens: Dr. Who Party
Mesquite Library: Email Basics
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Minecraft IRL (In Real Life)
Sunrise Library: For Teens: Hunger Games
Sahara West Library: Leadership Development from Within You
West Charleston Library: Social Media Marketing for a Home Based Business
West Charleston Library: For Teens: The Resistance
Whitney Library: For Teens: Hunger Games
West Las Vegas Library: Lillian’s Fashion Show
West Las Vegas Library: For Teens: DIY Scratch-off Maps
    Thursday 10/22/2015:
Clark County Library: Business 101: Starting a Business
Clark County Library: Reel Rock 10 Film Tour
Enterprise Library For Teens:: Canvas Bag Tie Dye
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Spring Valley Library: For Teens: Dr. Who Party
Sahara West Library: El Mundo Maya Mágico
Sahara West Library: In the Art Gallery: El Mundo Maya Mágico Artist's Reception
Sahara West Library: For Teens: Super Smash Bros. Tournament
Whitney Library: For Teens: Teen Zombie Survival
Windmill Library: For Teens: Book Luau Craft Party
    Friday 10/23/2015:
Clark County Library: For Teens: Mutant Madness Teen Lock-in
Laughlin Library: Laughlin Library Matinee: San Andreas
Mesquite Library: For Teens: Canvas Bag Tie Dye
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Hunger Games
West Charleston Library: For Teens: DIY Scratch-off Maps
Whitney Library: For Teens: Canvas Bag Tie Dye

Monday, October 12, 2015

New Movie Tuesday

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 20 October 2015:

The Curse of Oak Island
The hunt continues with brothers Rick and Marty's return to Oak Island as they look for more clues to this 200-year old mystery. Join the world's longest-running hunt for riches and discover the evidence that points to lost treasure in the historic and mysterious Money Pit.
Dragonball Z - Resurrection'F'
The return of Frieza, one of the anime world's greatest villains. Frieza has been resurrected and plans to take his revenge on the Z-Fighters of Earth. Goku and Vegeta must reach new levels of power in order to protect Earth from their vengeful nemesis.
The Exorcism of Molly Hartley
Molly Hartley is all grown up, but the unholy demon inside her lives on in this all new, Unrated sequel that takes terror to the next level. Six years after graduating high school, and discovering that a secret pact assigned her soul to the devil, Molly is suspected of murder and confined to a mental hospital, where she wreaks supernatural havoc on the staff and patients. Her only hope is an exorcism by a defrocked priest looking to redeem himself.
The Making of the Mob
The series, which blends dramatic scenes with interviews, archival footage and VFX, traces the rise of the American Mafia. A deeper look into the rise of organized crime in America and the legendary five main families with footage spanning over 50 years, beginning in 1905.
Nurse Jackie Season 7
Nurse Jackie Peyton faces her biggest challenge yet as the whole truth about her addiction is seemingly out to everyone. The stakes have never been higher and the question is, can the world's toughest nurse save herself?
Olympus: Season One
Centers on how a few brave men and women banished the gods to the realm of the unconscious: a place they called the Underworld, or the Kingdom of Hades. The series follows Hero on his journey as he transforms from a fresh-faced and raw young man through the dramatic experiences of betrayal, love, disappointment, empowerment and exile, until he emerges a ruthless leader of man and a match for the gods themselves.
Paper Towns
Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green, a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears; leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving.
The Peaky Blinders
A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham that follows the notorious gang, who got their name from sewing razor blades into the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, a man dead set on moving up in the world, no matter the cost.
Pitch Perfect 2
The Barden Bellas are back to pitch slap the world. It's been three years since the Bellas brought their signature vocals, style and attitude to become the first all-female group to win a national title. But when they get banned after a scandal that threatens to derail their last year at Barden, the three-time defending champs worry that this time they've lost their harmony for good. The Bellas must fight for their right to win the World Championships of A Cappella in Copenhagen.
Testament of Youth
A powerful story of love, war, and remembrance, based on the World War I memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman's point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge of despair and back again, a film about young love, the futility of war, and how to make sense of the darkest times.
Transformers: Robots in Disguise - A New Autobot Mission
Picking up the Transformers storyline from Transformers: Prime, it has been many years since the last Decepticon-Autobot conflict on Earth. But when a new faction of Decepticons threatens Earth, Optimus Prime tasks Bumblebee with defending the planet. Bumblebee assembles a new young team of Autobots, including a rebel, a guard cadet, a mini-con and even a dinobot to work with him to save Earth from the Decepticons.
The Vatican Tapes
Angela Holmes is an ordinary 27-year- old until she begins to have a devastating effect on anyone close, causing serious injury and death. Holmes is examined and possession is suspected, but when the Vatican is called upon to exorcise the demon, the possession proves to be an ancient satanic force more powerful than ever imagined.
The Widower
Based on a chilling true story, tells how a seemingly mild‐mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster poisoned and murdered his first wife, attempted to do the same to his second wife, and further schemed to deceive his third fiancée.
The Wolfpack
The six Angulo brothers have grown up in their Manhattan apartment, home schooled by their parents, rarely if ever leaving their apartment. Their only connection to the outside world is television and the movies they watch and act out, complete with homemade costumes, in the apartment. When one of the brothers sneaks out for a few days on his own, the whole family dynamic is changed when he returns home.
WWE Night of Champions 2015
It's the one night when every championship in WWE is defended. Those who hold the WWE World Heavyweight, Intercontinental, United States, Divas and WWE Tag Team Championships must all put their titles on the line against a hungry line up of challengers. Who will earn the right to be called a Champion on a night dedicated to championship glory?
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Furious 7 with 1357 requests.

San Andreas had 1255 requests,
Tomorrowland had 1057 requests,
Aladdin had 169 requests,
The Gallows had 166 requests,
Faith of our Fathers had 161 requests,
Mad Men - Season 7 Part 2 had 159 requests,
Bates Motel: Season 3 had 143 requests,
The 100 - The Complete Second Season had 105 requests,
The Following - The Complete Third Season had 84 requests,
Ascension had 74 requests,
Billy Elliot - The Musical - Live had 46 requests,
Indian Summers had 43 requests,
My Little Pony Equestria Girls Friendship Games had 39 requests,
Brain Games: Season 6 had 33 requests,
WWE Sting - Into the Light had 27 requests,
Gloria had 18 requests,
Samurai Jam: Bakumatsu Rock had 13 requests,
Chasing Pluto had 10 requests,
Chill the Killing Games had 10 requests,
Secrets of the Dead: The Real Trojan Horse had 10 requests,
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Cowabunga Christmas had 10 requests,
Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty had 8 requests,
Cemetery Sisters had 7 requests, and
Cinco de Mayo had 5 requests.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Weekend Update


What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 10 October 2015 through Friday 16 October 2015:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 10/10/2015:
Clark County Library: Saturday Movie Matinee: Mad Max: Fury Road
Clark County Library: Getting A Job series - Making The Best Impression at the Interview
Clark County Library: For Teens: SAT Boot Camp: Mini Practice Exams
Centennial Hills Library: Paraguayan Harpist Mariano Gonzalez
Enterprise Library: Learn Hawaii's Dance, the Hula
Las Vegas Library: Saturday Sessions
Meadows Library: Couponing 101
Mesquite Library: How to Download E-Media
Summerlin Library: National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo): Planning the Project
West Charleston Library: College Planning Program
West Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Anime Club
West Las Vegas Library: Soul Sparking Sessions with Toni
    Sunday 10/11/2015:
Clark County Library: An Afternoon with the Las Vegas Brass Band: Annual Fall Concert
Las Vegas Library: Adventures In Job Hunting
Las Vegas Library: Computer Talk
Spring Valley Library: Guitar for Amateurs
Sahara West Library: Guitar Basics 101
Sahara West Library: Mindfulness & Insight Meditation
West Las Vegas Library: Job Search
Whitney Library: Whitney Second Sunday Movie and Discussion Club
    Monday 10/12/2015:
Clark County Library: Chronic Disease Self Management series (3 of 6 classes)
Rainbow Library: For Teens: Crochet Crew
Sahara West Library: Longevitology - Energy Healing
    Tuesday 10/13/2015:
Blue Diamond Library: Managing New Seasons
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Hollywood Fantasies - Angel on My Shoulder
Clark County Library: Fall Blood Drive with American Red Cross
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Enterprise Library: For Teens: The bitLab
Rainbow Library: Medicare Information Session
Summerlin Library: The Armchair Traveler: The Great American Authors
Sahara West Library: Murder in the Library Book Club
West Charleston Library: Ask The Lawyers: Understanding Regulatory Compliance: Sales, Use and Modified Business Taxes
    Wednesday 10/14/2015:
Clark County Library: UNLV Jazz Concert Series: Jazz Ensembles
Mesquite Library: Microsoft Word Basics
Summerlin Library: Online Catalog Basics: What Do I Read Next?
Summerlin Library: For Teens: Teen Makerspace Labs
Sahara West Library: College Planning Solutions
Whitney Library: Meet the Author: Author: John L. Haigh Sr. - Air Force One
Whitney Library: For Teens: Teen Gamers Club
    Thursday 10/15/2015:
Clark County Library: An Evening With Brad Meltzer
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Laughlin Library: Caregiver Stress
Mesquite Library: Hands on Computer Lab
Mesquite Library: Managing New Seasons
Summerlin Library: Practicing Your eMedia Downloading Skills
West Charleston Library: Medicare Information Session
West Las Vegas Library: Computers 101
    Friday 10/16/2015:
Centennial Hills Library: For Teens: Teen Book Chat
Laughlin Library: Meet the Author: Author: John L. Haigh Sr. - Air Force One
Mesquite Library: Felting
Sahara West Library: Musical Duo d'Averill & Derek
West Charleston Library: Bridging Mental Illness and Wellness
Windmill Library: Musical Duo d'Averill & Derek
West Las Vegas Library: 6th Annual Coalition of Black Trade Unionist (CBTU) Apprenticeship and Job Fair 2015

Monday, October 5, 2015

New Movie Tuesday

Here are the DVD releases for next Tuesday, 13 October 2015:

The 100 - The Complete Second Season
After the stunning events in the first season finale that found all of the survivors of the Ark attempting to return to the surface, and the epic battle with the Grounders, there are plenty of questions for Season Two. Foremost: Who are the mysterious Mountain Men? Who survived the battle with the Grounders? And what's with that mysterious white room in Mt. Weather?
Aladdin
In the heat of an enchanted city, a commoner named Aladdin and his mischievous monkey Abu battle to save the free-spirited Princess Jasmine from the schemes of the evil sorcerer Jafar. Aladdin's whole life changes with one rub of a magic lamp as a fun-loving, shape-shifting Genie appears and grants him three wishes, setting him on an incredible journey of discovery.
Ascension
A Syfy original mini-series inspired by the real life Project Orion that thrived under President John F. Kennedy.
Bates Motel: Season 3
After a blissful summer of closeness with his mother in the safe confines of their home, Norman returns to school and is flooded with fears about what really happened with Blaire Watson. Norma is forced to face the truth about Norman for the first time and turns for support to the other man in her life, Norman's half-brother Dylan. This relationship triggers Norman's jealousy and a new kind of love triangle erupts between Norma and her two sons.
Billy Elliot - The Musical - Live
A modern-day fairy tale of a young boy who exchanges boxing gloves for ballet shoes. Billy's story is set during the 1980s miners' strike in northern England, where his determination inspires an entire community. This is a story of self-discovery, determination, love and hope. Based on the beloved film and winner of ten Tony Awards including Best Musical.
Brain Games: Season 6
Using a series of experiments, illusions and demonstrations, host Jason Silva and guest experts unlock the science behind the mysteries of why one say, see, eat, feel and act as one do. Hailed by critics as 'tremendous fun' that 'makes science entertaining,' it turns your mind's eye inward for a fascinating journey into the 3 ½ pounds of tissue.
Cemetery Sisters
Sisters Joan & Leslie grew up around their family owned mortuary. Now that they're older, they want one for themselves & will do anything to get one. They murder everyone in their path, then collect the insurance money for their new cemetery & mortuary.
Chasing Pluto
NOVA captures New Horizons' historic flyby of Pluto, the culmination of the spacecraft's nine-year, three-billion-mile journey to reveal the first ever detailed images of this strange, icy world at the very edge of our solar system.
Chill the Killing Games
In the late 80's, eight university students were found murdered in the old arts building at the local college. An anonymous source told police the students were engaged in a role-playing game, called Chill. For more than 20 years, the game would be a local legend, and no one dared play. But when Jared, a scheming college student, decides to profit off the tragedy and revive the game as a web series the new players soon discover the game is still all too real when faced with a maniacal killer.
Cinco de Mayo
After being unjustly fired, harassed by his students and labeled a potential menace to society, El Maestro sets out to teach everyone one final lesson.
Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty
Two filmmakers set out to interview El Chapo Guzman, leader of one of the biggest drug cartels.
Faith of our Fathers
With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty: a man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John Paul, meet as strangers. Guided by handwritten letters from their fathers from the battlefield, they embark on an unforgettable journey to The Wall -the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Along the way, they discover the devastation of war cannot break the love of a father for his son.
The Following - The Complete Third Season
A deadly cat-and-mouse pursuit between a former FBI agent and a diabolical serial killer. Hardy's conviction to forge a new life will be put to the test in an intense third season when a new villain emerges.
Furious 7
Deckard Shaw is out for revenge against Dominic Toretto and his crew, following the death of his brother in 'Fast & Furious 6.' Before Shaw can do that, Dom plans to take him out first with help from Brian, Ronan, Tej, and Letty.
The Gallows
Twenty years after a deadly freak accident at a high school play, a misguided attempt to re-stage the play and honor the student proves that some things are better left in the past.
Gloria
Inspired by the true story of international pop star Gloria Trevi, the 'Mexican Madonna'. Propelled by her controversial lyrics and persona, Gloria shoots to unparalled stardom, until astonishing events bring her world crashing down.
Indian Summers
Set against the sweeping grandeur of the Himalayas and tea plantations of Northern India, this epic drama tells the rich and explosive story of the decline of the British Empire and the birth of modern India, from both sides of the experience.
Mad Men - Season 7 Part 2
The final episodes follow iconic ad man Don Draper, his colleagues and his family.
My Little Pony Equestria Girls Friendship Games
Canterlot High meets its rival school, Crystal Prep Academy, in a competition that's a long-standing tradition-TheFriendship Games. Sunset Shimmer is tasked with keeping magic out of the games to avoid the appearance of impropriety while she and her friends compete against Crystal Prep's top students led by someone with an equal amount of interest in Equestrian magic.
Samurai Jam: Bakumatsu Rock
They should never have met. They shouldn't even exist. But when they come together, the entire world will change. The last surviving member of her clan, Mirai Kuriyama is cursed with the terrifying ability to control and manipulate blood, a power so heretical that she is shunned even by those with the ability to understand her 'gift.'
San Andreas
When a magnitude nine earthquake leaves California in ruins, a helicopter pilot and his estranged wife make their way to San Francisco to save their only daughter.
Secrets of the Dead: The Real Trojan Horse
The tale of the Trojan Horse is one of the most captivating stories in Greek mythology. Since the 19th-century discovery of the site of Troy, historians have searched for evidence of a real Trojan War, and the truth behind this world famous myth. Archaeological evidence is mounting that suggests a Trojan War did indeed happen. Scientists investigate the real possibility that a Trojan Horse could have been used to trick Troy into defeat.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Cowabunga Christmas
It's Christmas time in the city. A number of guests have been invited to the lair for a big holiday feast. But, where's Michelangelo? Mikey is playing Santa Claus, butt-kicking, hard-driving Santa who's trying to save a truckload of toys destined for an orphanage from some heartless thieves.
Tomorrowland
Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank, jaded by disillusionment, and Casey, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space known only as 'Tomorrowland.' What they must do there changes the world-and them-forever.
WWE Sting - Into the Light
Go behind the scenes and hear for the very first time the story of the man they call Sting. From his storied WCW past to his long awaited arrival in the WWE, get a first-hand look at what were the biggest highlights in Sting's career both professionally and personally.
Which of these will have the most requests next week?

This week’s release with the most requests is Magic Mike XXL with 370 requests.

Insidious - Chapter 3 had 349 requests,
American Horror Story Season 4 had 330 requests,
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl had 324 requests,
Vikings - Season 3 had 202 requests,
Penny Dreadful: Season Two had 169 requests,
Tut had 165 requests,
4Got10 had 101 requests,
The Leftovers: The Complete First Season had 85 requests,
Reign - The Complete Second Season had 77 requests,
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief had 76 requests,
Final Girl had 68 requests,
The Last: Naruto the Movie had 65 requests,
South Park Season 18 had 47 requests,
American Genius had 46 requests,
The Timber had 37 requests,
Amnesiac had 36 requests,
Peanuts: Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown had 35 requests,
Eli Roth Presents The Stranger had 34 requests,
My Little Pony Friendship is Magic & Littlest Pet Shop: Winter Vacation had 34 requests,
He's a Bully, Charlie Brown had 25 requests,
The Target had 22 requests,
Eaters had 18 requests,
Badge of Honor had 16 requests,
The World is Still Beautiful had 16 requests,
Pants On Fire had 13 requests,
Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Season 2 had 11 requests,
Particle Fever had 10 requests,
Tamayura: Hitotose had 9 requests,
Escaping Isis had 8 requests,
Que le Dijiste a Dios? had 7 requests, and
Uranium - Twisting the Dragon's Tail had 4 requests.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Weekend Update

What's happening at your library next week?

Here's the schedule for events for grownups, for the week of Saturday 3 October 2015 through Friday 9 October 2015:
(Click on the link for times, and more information)
    Saturday 10/3/2015:
Clark County Library: Alma de un Artista
Centennial Hills Library: Saturn: Mysteries of the Ringed Planet
Enterprise Library: Learn Hawaii's Dance, the Hula
Rainbow Library: Alma de un Artista
Summerlin Library: Downloading eBooks to Your Tablet
Spring Valley Library: Spring Valley Music Club
West Las Vegas Library: Sonidos de Mexico
    Sunday 10/4/2015:
Clark County Library: Nevada Chamber Symphony's Music Maestro!
Centennial Hills Library: Maxwell Drake Writing Workshop
Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Teen MAKERshop
Sahara West Library: Alma de un Artista
Sahara West Library: Guitar Basics 101
Sahara West Library: Mindfulness & Insight Meditation
    Monday 10/5/2015:
Clark County Library: Chronic Disease Self Management series (2 of 6 classes)
Centennial Hills Library: Maxwell Drake Writing Workshop
Sahara West Library: Yoga Flexibility & Balance Class
    Tuesday 10/6/2015:
Clark County Library: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Hollywood Fantasies - Turn Back the Clock
Enterprise Library For Teens:: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Enterprise Library: For Teens: The bitLab
Summerlin Library: Fiber Arts Workshop
Sahara West Library: For Teens: Halloween Maker-Decor-Fest
Sahara West Library: In the Art Gallery: Nevada Watercolor Society Fall Show: Artist's Reception
West Las Vegas Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio
    Wednesday 10/7/2015:
Clark County Library: Savvy Seniors Scam Prevention Series: Counterfeit Prescriptions
Mesquite Library: Computer and Internet Basics
Whitney Library: For Teens: Teen Craft Hacks: Yarn!
West Las Vegas Library: TechArt Studio
    Thursday 10/8/2015:
Clark County Library: Banff Mountain Film Festival’s Radical Reels
Enterprise Library: For Teens: TechArt Studio: Learn to DJ
Summerlin Library: Downloading eBooks to Your Tablet
    Friday 10/9/2015:
Clark County Library: ¡Viva el Mariachi! A Concert in Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month
Centennial Hills Library: For Teens: My Design!
Laughlin Library: Laughlin Movie Matinee: Mad Max Fury Road
West Las Vegas Library: For Teens: Hispanic Youth Leadership Summit 2015