Meredith's Blog

July Movie Series @ Circle Cinema

MV5BMTQ0MzY5OTQ2N15BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwNzI1MTU5Mg@@__V1_SY317_CR0,0,214,317_.jpg

Escape the heat for some summer fun every Tuesday in July. Kendall Whittier Library and the Tulsa Library Trust will be presenting free movies at the Circle Cinema (21 S. Lewis)

Tuesdays from 1:00-3:00. Free books and refreshments while supplies last. Seating is limited

  • July 2nd: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
  • July 9th: Percy Jackson and the Olympians
  • July 16th: Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • July 23rd: Antz

 

Call Kendall Whittier 918-549-7584 for details

Book to Movie: Tiger Eyes by Judy Blume

Tiger Eyes

The beloved author Judy Blume finally has a book adapted to the big screen. Tiger Eyes tells the story of a girl learning to cope with the grief of losing her father in a violent crime.  Davey and her family relocate to New Mexico where she learns about loneliness, recovery and friendship.

Check out the trailer. It will be released this summer, June 7th. So if you haven't read this Blume classic, stop by your local library and check it out!

Catching Fire Trailer

effiekatnisspeeta.jpg

Hunger Games fans, I know you are as excited as I am about the film release of Catching Fire, the second book in the Suzanne Collins trilogy.  Although we still must wait until November for the movie release,  for now we can satisfy our Katniss craving by watching the new trailer.

Follow the link to find the trailer, pictures and all the latest updates on the movie.

If you are looking for some Hunger Game readalikes, take a look at this list by Goodreads.

Join Jenks Teen Advisory Group (J-TAG)

Jtag hand2.jpg

What do members of J-TAG do?

  • Meet once a month to help with library programming
  • Eaching meeting features gaming or other activities as well as refreshments
  • Meet other teens and socialize
  • Members can earn volunteer hours for serving on J-TAG

6th through 12th graders (or 12-18 year old) can join. For an application and more information, contact the Jenks Library. Make an impact by joining!

Jenks Dream Big Photography Contest

thumb_COLOURBOX1182887.jpg

Do you love photography? Here is your chance to display your talent! Take a picture of friends, home, travels or whatever inspires you to dream. We will display all photos plus award prizes by age group. Rules and entry forms are available at the Jenks Library or can be downloaded here. All photos will be on display July 9th-31st. Open to ages 12-18. Deadline to enter is July 2nd.

Syndicate content