Books into Movies?

Is a movie based on a book just as good as the book or better?  I have had many of our Fairbanks Branch customers tell me that most of the time the movie just does not live up to the quality of the book.  However, there are a few instances where they think the movie does justice to the book, and there are the rare occasions where the movie is better than the book.  Some of the books that have been made into movies are now in our latest display, "B

A Treat for People 50 and Better

Shangri LaHere’s a great opportunity to explore amazing gardens and rekindle your love of nature.  The Harris County Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program is making a trip to the Shangri La Botanical Gardens & Nature Center in Orange, Texas on Thursday, April 30.  The bus will leave the Fairbanks Libra

Celebrating Libraries

Unlimited possibilities @ your library®This is the week for celebrating all things library, including all of the resources, services, and programs that you already know about and those that you may not.  Public libraries have always been a great place to study, learn about new things, come together with the community, and of course, to find great books. 

Mathematics Education @ Your Library

Did you know that April is Mathematics Awareness Month?  How many times during your regular day do you use mathematics at home, school, and work?  I know that I use math a lot every day and I bet you do, too.  The library has a new display of books about mathematics for you to browse during your next visit to the library.  Can we count on you to check some out and share with family and friends?  Happy Reading?

Batter Up! @ Your Library

Get some peanuts and cracker jacks, and take yourself out to the ball game!  Yes, baseball season is really getting off to a great start with several games already played at Bane Park where the Fairbanks Branch Library is located.  To celebrate that great game of baseball, the library has a new display of fiction and nonfiction books for your reading pleasure--"Batter Up!"  Please stop and browse this selection of books on your next visit to t