The Children's Library of the Addison Public Library has current and classic movies, television shows, and educational films for children and families on DVD. DVDs are checked out for 14 days at no charge. (Limit ten DVDs, please.) DVDs in the Children's Library are rated G or PG.
Some recent DVD acquisitions include:
Epic – From the people who brought you Ice Age and Rio comes a new animated adventure set in a miniature world. When a teenage girl finds herself magically transported into a secret forest universe, she must band together with a ragtag team of fun and whimsical characters in order to save their world, and also ours. Available August 20. Also on Blu-Ray. Ages 6 and up. English, Spanish, French
– Originally created for Doctor Who
, K-9 stars in his own adventure series. Mixing live-action with stunning visual effects, K-9
is a children’s sci-fi adventure combining comedy, action, and suspense. Ages 5-12.
Mike the Knight: Knight in Training
– Five stories feature Mike the Knight on his adventures to serve and protect the Kingdom of Glendragon. Ages 4-8. English, Spanish, French
Return to Nim’s Island
– A nature film for the entire family, this is the much anticipated sequel to Nim’s Island. Nim is one with nature and her animal friends. As developers and poachers threaten, Nim must fight to protect her home and her animal friends. Ages 6 and up.
Special Agent Oso: The Spy Who Helped Me
– From Disney Junior comes a stuffed bear who is licensed for fun. Oso uses common sense, cool spy gadgets, and three special steps to always complete his assignments in the nick of time. Ages 3-6. English, Spanish, French
The Wizards Return: Alex vs Alex
– A thrilling choice for fans of the Wizards of Waverly Place. Alex accidently creates an evil doppelganger of herself and the fate of the world hangs in the balance. Ages 7 and up. English, Spanish, French