Arts calendar

...17Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.Author presentation: "Dog Days, Raven Nights: Behind the Scenes...Gifts of the Crow," 7 p.m., Egan Library, UAS. WIth author and biologist John Marzluff, who will discuss how perception...
Five Good Reads for Earth Day

...Reads was compiled by local author Dick Callahan in honor of Earth...and dense vegetation when the author and his brother canoed it to...who "mean well." Like most authors in this genre, Cotlow rattles...drastic collapse. While the authors were the first to point out...
Ravens: Smarter than you think

...of this intelligence has been gathered from watching the humans with whom they share the world. But we would be wise, the authors state, to flip the tables and learn from the ravens."This body of curious and intelligent beings has given us an invitation...
In the Stacks: Nonfiction for adults

...more engrossing than a thesaurus, but I've found one: this is like a thesaurus on steroids, complete with an index of authors so it can double as a book of quotations. Collected with writers and word lovers in mind, puzzle enthusiasts and public speakers...
Authors Anonymous

Opens Friday, Apr 18, 2014 Synopsis: A quirky group of unpublished writers struggle with feelings of inadequacy when a newcomer to the fold becomes an overnight literary sensation. ~ Tracie Cooper, Rovi Cast: Kaley Cuoco, Chris Klein, Dennis Farina, Jonathan Bennett, Dylan Walsh, Teri Polo Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Mercury in Fishes Study Released, Measurable Levels Detected in Alaska National Parks

...benchmarks associated with impaired health of fish, wildlife, and humans," said USGS ecologist Collin Eagles-Smith, lead author of the publication. "However, the range of concentrations measured suggest that complex processes are involved in driving...
Around Town for Friday, April 18

...N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236. Sound & Motion: "Gifts of the Crow," 7 p.m., Egan Library, UAS. WIth author and biologist John Marzluff, who will discuss how perception, emotion and thought allow smart birds to behave like humans...
Around Town for Thursday, April 17

...Senior Services. Free and open to all unpaid family caregivers. Every Thursday, except holidays. Details: 463-6177.Author presentation: "Dog Days, Raven Nights: Behind the Scenes," 7-9 p.m., JDHS Commons. With John and Colleen Marzluff...
The Fault in Our Stars

Opens Friday, Jun 6, 2014 Synopsis: Based on the bestselling novel by author John Green, the romantic drama The Fault in Our Stars tells the story of Hazel Grace Lancaster (Shailene Woodley) and Augustus Waters (Ansel Elgort), who fall hopelessly in love after meeting in a cancer support group, and experience a whirlwind romance that teaches them both what it means to feel truly alive. Laura Dern and Willem Dafoe co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Willem Dafoe, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Gone Girl

Opens Friday, Oct 3, 2014 Synopsis: David Fincher returns to the director's chair for this 20th Century Fox thriller based on Gillian Flynn's bestseller (and adapted for the screen by the author) about a husband who becomes the prime suspect in his wife's disappearance after she vanishes on their fifth wedding anniversary. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Rosamund Pike, Ben Affleck, Tyler Perry, Neil Patrick Harris Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review


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