Video Category: Library Life

Library Life 127


March 2012 Library Life

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Reflections on a Referendum
  • Interview with Nancy Reiser, a licensed financial advisor and presenter of A Woman’s Guide to Money Matters on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. This program is part of Money Smart Week, a series of free areawide workshops and activities designed to help people of all ages save, spend, and borrow wisely.
  • Chocolate Truffles a la Morkes
  • Adult Book Recommendation: Ice Cold by Tess Gerritsen
  • Youth Services Book Recommendation: The True Meaning of Smekday by Adam Rex
  • A Musical Adventure Wiggleworm Style
  • What aspect of the Library do you utilize most? Visitors to the Library weigh in.

Library Life 126

February 2012 Library Life

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Bringing Family History to Life
  • Interview with Greg Peerbolte, executive director of the Mount Prospect Historical Society, and presenter of Mount Prospect Stories: Chicago Cougars: Professional Hockey in Mount Prospect Thursday, March 29 at 7 p.m.
  • Teen Advisory Board
  • Adult Book Recommendation: All New Square Foot Gardening by Mel Bartholomew
  • Youth Services Book Recommendation: Guys Read: Thriller edited by Jon Scieszka
  • The Magic Storyteller

Library Life 125

January 2012 Library Life

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • What Are You Reading? Winter Reading Program
  • Interview with Norbert Barszczewski of JP NetQuest Inc. and presenter of Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter, Thursday, February 23 at 8:30 a.m. This presentation is part of the Jump Start Your Business series.
  • Three Illinois Women of the Civil War
  • Adult Book Recommendation: The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
  • Youth Services Book Recommendation: Emily’s Fortune by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
  • Super Saturday: Jim Gill’s Family Room Concert

Library Life 123

November 2011 Library Life

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Crowd-pleasing Holiday Cooking
  • Crafting Handmade Gift Tags and Bags
  • Interview with professional horticulturist Peggy Garvin, owner of Garvin Gardens and presenter of Create a Holiday Centerpiece, Tuesday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Adult Book Recommendation: The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor  
  • Youth Services Book Recommendation: Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief by Wendelin Van Draanen
  • The Prospect High School Madrigals: A Holiday Concert
  • What’s your favorite holiday tradition? Visitors share the best of the season!