While on vacation in Los Angeles, Walter and his friends try to raise ten million dollars to save the Muppet Theater from Tex Richman, a business man who wants to demolish the theater in order to drill for oil. 109 min. PG. 2011
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Just for fun
Play a favorite classic like Uno or Yahtzee, or try something newer, like Blank Slate, Block Head, and others! Bring friends and play together, or come alone and meet other gamers.
AKEELAH AND THE BEE Eleven year-old Akeelah decides to participate in a spelling bee to avoid detention for her many absences. Much to her surprise and embarrassment, she wins. Her principal asks her to seek coaching from Dr. Larabee, an English professor, for the more prestigious regional bee. As the possibility of making it all the way to the Scripps National Spelling Bee looms, Akeelah could provide her community with someone to rally around and be proud of.
Whether you've got family in town and are lookinng for something to do or you just got back from the in-laws' and need to unwind, you'll have a great time at our Family Game Day at North Branch! Everyone is invited to select from our collection of board and card games (or bring one of your own!) and play with your neighbors in a fun and welcoming environment. Staff will be on hand to help you learn a new game, and refreshments will be provided!
What book rocked your world(view)?
Join StoryCenter and the library in a 30 minute interview and photography session to share your story about a given book on social justice, social change, inspired lives, activism and courageous acts of conscious. Tell how your chosen book changed the way you think, believe, and take action.
An epic adventure about Mowgli, a man-cub who's been raised by a family of wolves. Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan, who bears the scars of Man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. Urged to abandon the only home he's ever known, Mowgli embarks on a captivating journey of self discovery, guided by panther turned stern mentor Bagheera, and the free spirited bear Baloo. 106 min. PG. 2016
Back by popular demand!
Are you interested in learning about sound as a therapeutic tool? Join us for another session of Sound Healing just before the busy holidays on November 20th from 6:30-7:30pm.
Free and no registration required.
Learn how to light-up your craft projects with GoGo Craft. We will take you step-by-step through the process of making and then adding LEDs to these gorgeous ornaments. These make great gifts for the holidays.
Registration is limited and begins Monday, October 14th. Please call 510-981-6270 to register. For ages 8 and up.
Goosebumps (2016), 103 min, PG
Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hannah, living right next door, and makes a quick friend in Champ. But every silver lining has a cloud, and Zach's comes when he learns that Hannah's mysterious dad is in fact R.L. Stine, the author of the bestselling Goosebumps series. As Zach starts learning about the strange family next door, he soon discovers that Stine holds a dangerous secret.