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Access: An introduction to the search engine developed by
the Nebraska Library Commission and the databases available to South Sioux City
Public Library card holders. (June28 Thurs 5pm) Nebraska
Wimbledon is a movie about an aging tennis star that has one
last shot to win a major tennis tournament, as well as winning the affection of
an up-and-coming tennis player.
Motivational speaker Kyle Horner will challenge young people to dream big, in a presentation on June 27th at 2:30pm.
“B” Movie Night at the Bijou: Them
We will view the movie Them on June 28th at 6pm. In Them the earliest atomic tests in
cause common ants to mutate into
man-eating monsters that threaten civilization New Mexico
Windows Basics: We will start at the very beginning of Windows 7 with an introduction to the Desktop, Start Menu and the all new Taskbar. (June 25 Mon 5pm)
Your Library Online Catalog: This is a broad overview of information and services available on the library webpage. The focus is on using the online catalog. (June 26 Tues 5:30pm)
Smartphone App’s: Do you carry a “computer” in your pocket by way of a Smartphone? Want to know about programs that you can do on your Smartphone? Stop on in and let us help with that information.
(June 27 Wed 11am)
Internet Privacy: We will cover why privacy is important, safe searches and safety in social media. (June 27 Wed 2pm)
Youth Activities: Our regular youth activities are: Preschool Story Time Wednesday at 4pm, Pat-a-Cake Pals Thursday at 10am, Family Story Time Thursday at 6:30pm, and Toddler Time Friday at 10am.
and Viewing Companion: Reading
Wimbledon tennis tournament starts
June 25th. It remains one of
the most prestigious tennis tournaments in the world. We have two autobiographies of tennis stars
in which you may be interested. Open by Andre Agassi is a moving look at
one of the world’s most beloved tennis champions. In Getting
a Grip former tennis star, Monica Seles talks about her struggles with
binge eating and depression after having one of the most remarkable careers in
If you are not glued to the television for
the following tennis related movies may be of interest to you.
Dial M for Murder is a classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller in which a former tennis pro decides to have his wife strangled. This film is part of the Great Classic Films Murder Mystery collection.
Have a great week. Read good books, watch good movies!