I can't see every band I like when they tour my area (it's so expensive these days!) and some bands I will never get to see because they have long since broken up. However, a great alternative is concert DVDs.
The world of movies never stops spinning (and I never stop watching) so here's another rich list of foreign films in our catalog. Happy viewing!
The library catalog is full of interesting documentaries, but one of my favorite types is documentaries about music.
Reflecting the success of the sandbox indie game Minecraft, the library carries many materials about this fun and exciting phenomenon.
The Great Courses are a series of college level courses on DVD covering a wide range of topics. They are helpful as an accompaniment to college courses and also great just for pleasure.
The library carries a wealth of cooking, baking, and other books for those just getting started. For the more advanced there are a plethora of books with interesting recipes.
As much as we all enjoy mindless films after a hard day's work, sometimes what we really want is something that is informative and intellectually engaging, a documentary film. These films take you to places you would not otherwise go, and make you think about things in new and unexpected ways.
From the film Gravity to the discovery of the Higgs Boson particle, there has been much interest of late in all things Physics. Check out some popular physics-related materials the library carries!