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Library Life Episode 92

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • The Tai Chi Approach to Better Health
  • Interview with Daniel Tani, NASA Astronaut, and presenter at the April 14 program, NASA Astronaut Landing @ MPPL The program was part of National Library Week and this year’s theme, Worlds Connect @ your library®
  • Spoon River Anthology: A Play with 20 Characters
  • Adult Book Recommendation: Three cups of tea: one man’s mission to promote peace – one school at a time  by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin
  • Youth Book Recommendation: Middle school is worse than meatloaf: a year told through stuff  by Jennifer L. Holm
  • In Praise of Gospel Music

Library Life Episode 91

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Rediscovering Your Library
  • Interview with Lars Wasvick, Associate Product Manager at Morningstar Investment Research Center, and presenter at the April 23 program,Money Smart WeekBe An Informed Investor.The Money Smart Week series is an annual event designed to provide information about investing, money and how to make better financial decisions.
  • Super Saturday: The Incredible Stunts of Circus Boy
  • Reference Book Recommendation: The driver: my dangerous pursuit of speed and truth in the outlaw racing world by Alexander Roy
  • Youth Book Recommendation: The book of fairies, nature spirits from around the world  retold by Rose Williams
  • An Afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln
  • National Poetry Month

Library Life Episode 90

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • How to Write Comic Books: A Workshop With DC’s Russell Lissau.
  • Interview with Jim Uszler, Executive Director of Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce, andAttorney Mark J. Watychowicz, presenters at the February 18 program, Jump Start Your Business: Negotiating Leases. The Jump Start Your Business series, cosponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and the Library, was developed to support the success of local businesses.
  • Discover Ceili Irish Dancing
  • Adult Book Recommendation: Testimony by Anita Shreve
  • Youth Book Recommendation: Animals in the house: a history of pets and people  by Sheila Keenan
  • Super Saturday: If You Take a Mouse to School

Library Life Episode 89

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Winter Reading Program: Take Your Reading to New Heights
  • Interview with Jill Cataldo, presenter of the February 24 program, Super-Couponing = Super Savings.
  • Music Americana
  • Adult Book Recommendation: The Temeraire Series by Naomi Novik.
  • Youth Book Recommendation: The Girl Who Could Fly by Victoria Forester
  • Rooms of Wonder for Early Childhood Teachers