V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
Idiot Box Seasonal Affective Disorder The lowdown on download With the broadcast TV season at an end, what new shows can we look forward to this summer? They’re out there, but they may not be on TV. Wha?
V.22 No.17 | 4/25/2013
Idiot Box Television is Dead “Zombieland” on Amazon Network television took another hard hit to the family jewels when Netflix started cranking out original series (“House of Cards,” “Hemlock Grove,” the upcoming “Arrested Development”). Now Amazon is getting in on the action as well, producing an entire network’s worth of shows without so much as a television in sight. Is television dead as a medium? Hard to say just yet. But there are now plenty of other places—besides your television set—to watch bad TV. Kids "B-Sharp-ie" Decorated Shells Thursday, July 19: 11am-noon East Mountain Library
Tweens enjoy the tranquility of zendoodling with permanent marker on a beautiful, one-of-a-kind shell. Two shells per participant. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required.
Kids Play the Harmonica with Kevin Kinane Thursday, July 19: 2-3pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Get a free harmonica and everything needed to get started on the path to mastering this fun and easy instrument. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Image via Pixabay Kids The Science of Sound Thursday, July 19: 3-4pm South Broadway Library
Learn about the science of recorded sounds. Record a voice straight to vinyl with a restored record cutter and make a record player from paper and a cactus needle. For ages 13 to 17.
Kids Treasure Necklaces Thursday, July 19: 3-4pm San Pedro Library
Create a treasure necklace with beads, wire, charms and findings provided. Bring special objects, beads or accessories to add to the necklace. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required.
Art Borders Boundaries and Limits Thursday, July 19: 5-8pm Remarque: New Grounds Print Workshop
Hand-printed photographic imagery using alternative processes such as photopolymer intaglio, cyanotype or carbon; basically, any alternative to straight digital printing. Runs through 7/28.
Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Friday, July 20: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
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