Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
She then finds herself sought after by a band of wannabe lovers in this romantic comedy.
The movie is free and the public is invited; refreshments will be served. Find our more here, or call 318-6801.
A 78-year-old man, his balloon-powered house, and an eight-year-old stow-away take a hilarious, adventurous journey in Up, the Asheboro Public Library’s Family Movie Friday, 7 p.m. July 23.
In Pixar’s modern animated classic, Carl Fredricksen (voice of Ed Asner) has spent a lifetime dreaming of exploring the globe, and launches his house into the sky via thousands of balloons. After liftoff he discovers he has a stowaway in the form of an over-optimistic 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer named Russell
The movie is free and the public is invited. Refreshments will be served.
Family Movie Fridays are part of “Make A Splash: Read!”, The Randolph County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Visit here for the full schedule of summer movies, and here for all the Summer Reading Program events.
Wednesday, July 7, 2010
Magical Storyteller Mark Daniel will return to
He will appear at all seven libraries, beginning in
Archdale, 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 27;
Franklinville, 2 p.m. Thursday, July 29;
Ramseur, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 29;
Randleman, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 22;
Seagrove, 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 27.
Daniel’s performances, part of “Make a Splash: Read!”, the Randolph County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, are free and the public is invited.
Daniel has been a mainstay of summer reading programs for more than 20 years. His programs have inspired over three million children in thousands of schools and libraries, celebrating the joy of reading and great books.
The Asheboro library will host a Wii Wednesday for teens and tweens ages 10 to 18 at 3 p.m. July 21.
The free gaming event is next in a series of Wii Wednesdays, with another one scheduled for August 4.
Games will include Wii Sports, Wii Resort Sports, Band Hero, and Super Mario Brothers. Board games will also be available.
Registration is required; please visit the Asheboro Reference Desk to sign-up or call 318-6803. The Wii, games and other equipment are provided by the Friends of the Library.