Posted by Trixie on 08/23/16

Last Friday, we celebrated a decade of teen films and the creative minds behind them!
 
 
This year we had 24 films submitted by 16 teen directors! Here are the winners from the 10th Annual Teen Film Fest:
 
Best Animation - Living Colors by Valerie Depa
 
Best Comedy - Pranks [A Short Documentary] by August Graham 
 
Best Drama - Inside Guy by Rhegan Graham
 
Best Music Video - Vast Transit by Garrett Strother
 
Best Overall - The Dark Theorem by Daniel Carpenter
 
Want to watch all of the films submitted? You can find them in this playlist!
 
 
 




Posted by bryanbednarek on 07/09/16

It's time to get prepared for your summer reading!  I know it sounds so, so unbearably hard but you just need to answer these two questions. 
 
1. What do I need to read?
 
Depending on which classes you're taking or which grade you'll be in next year, you may need to read different books!  Be sure to click the appropriate link below to find out what is required of you this summer.
 
 
2. Is it available at AHML?
 
After you figure out which books you need, skip the tedious seraching and click the appropriate link below to see if it's available at AHML.  Each list includes books, audiobook CDs, and even digital copies!
 
 
Remember the Hub opens at noon every day this summer.  Drop by the desk to say hello, ask questions, or join our Summer Reading Program.




Posted by bryanbednarek on 07/07/16

Come to the Hub this month to make a crafty phone accessory. Don't forget, making one gets you one step closer to completing the Summer Reading Program!
 
 
What you need:
  • Hot Glue
  • Toy Dinosaur
  • Suction Cup

What you do:
  1. Select your favorite dinosaur
  2. Stand it up and determine a good angle to cut
  3. Carefully slice that dinosaur in half
  4. Glue a suction cup to it and let it dry
  5. Stick it on the back of your phone, a window, a mirror... really any hard, non-porous surface