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Adult Services Staff Picks: Favorite Movies of 2017

Both 2016 Films that came out on DVD in 2017 and films made in 2017 qualify. (CC) = Cecilia C., Adult Services Librarian (GU) = Greta U., Adult Services Librarian Abacus: Small Enough to Fail (2016) – Steve James, director – Documentary (CC) – My favorite doc of the year by acclaimed filmmaker James’ known […]

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Stacy’s Best Music of 2016

Stacy in Adult Services sure loves her music!  Here are her picks for the best CDs of 2016. –Lemonade (Beyonce) –The Colour in Anything (James Blake) –Blackstar (David Bowie) -Coloring Book (Chance the Rapper) –A Dangerous Woman (Ariana Grande) –Hardwired…to Self-Destruct (Metallica) –Blonde (Frank Ocean) –Endless (Frank Ocean) –A Moon Shaped Pool (Radiohead) –ANTI (Rihanna) […]

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Adult Services’ Best Movies of the Year

Here in a Adult Services, we see a lot of movies. Some bad, most so-so and a few great. Well, we want to share the GREAT ones. These are our picks for the best of 2016. Anthropoid — Sean Ellis (director) (2016) (also on blu-ray) Cecilia: Phenomenal docudrama based on actual events in Prague during […]

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Oscars Countdown Begins!

Recently, the Screen Actors Guild Awards and the Golden Globes nominations were announced AND the Critics Choice Awards were given out. Though, each in their own way are not necessarily direct precursors for Oscar nominations, these three awards “usually” gives us a pretty good idea who might or might not be nominated for Academy Awards, […]

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