Library Life Episode 191

Library Life: July 2017

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Mount Prospect Public Library Foundation concert: Encore! Carry On.
  • An interview with radio historian Steve Darnall about his program, Radio Nation: A Beginner’s Guide to the Golden Age of Radio.
  • Public Art Tour with Art Committee member Paula Zoern-Loga.
  • Adult Services Staff Recommendations include books that promote the idea that Less is More: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, by Marie Kondo; It’s All Too Much, by Peter Walsh; Unstuffed: Decluttering Your Home, Mind and Soul, by Ruth Soukup; Simplify Your Space, by Marcia Ramsland; and Keep This Toss That, by  Jamie Novak. Best Book Pick within this theme: The Joy of Less, by Francine Jay.
  • Youth Services Best Book Recommendations: The Terrible Two, by Mac Barnett and Jory John. Other 2018 Bluestem Nominees: Stick Dog, by Tom Watson; The Wild Robot, by Peter Brown; Hilo Book 1: The Boy Who Crashed to Earth, by Judd Winick; Save Me a Seat, by Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan; and A Blind Guide to Stinkville, by Beth Vrabel.
  • Bird Tales: Storytime at The Wildbird Shack
  • Patron Interview: What is your favorite wild bird and why?