Video Category: Library Life

Library Life Episode 122

This episode of Library Life includes:

• Sarah Susanka and the Not So Big House Series: The First Step in Sustainability
• Interview with Greg Galanos, a home performance contractor and presenter of Weatherizing Your Home for Comfort and Savings, one of a series of earth-friendly seminars at Green Fair 2011, held on Saturday, September 24.
• Green Fair
• Youth Book Recommendation: Saving Audie by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
• Teen Book Recommendation: Candor by Pam Bachorz
• MPPL Foundation Concert: “That’s Love” With BG Singers Encore!
• What’s your favorite love song? Visitors share melodic memories.

Library Life Episode 121

  • This episode of Library Life includes:
  • MPPL Foundation Presents: Amazing Music With the Kontomble Ensemble
  • Interview with world traveler Bill Helmuth, presenter of Russia’s Great Cities: Moscow and St. Petersburg on Tuesday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Family Chess for Novices
  • Youth Book Recommendation: Trouble-Maker  by Andrew Clements
  • Adult Book Recommendation: 97 Orchard: An Edible History of Five Immigrant Families in One New York Tenement by Jane Ziegelman
  • Super Saturday: Scales and Tails With the Frog Lady

Library Life Episode 120

  • This episode of Library Life includes:
  • Music of the Civil War Era
  • Interview with Mary Smith, head of Youth Services at MPPL, and Denise Henderson, founder of Square One Organics, with a preview of the New Parent Expo on Saturday, September 10 from 1-3 p.m.
  • Exercise for Life
  • Adult Book Recommendation: Let’s Talk About Love: A Journey to the End of Taste  by Carl Wilson
  • Youth Book Recommendation: Nuts by Kacy Cook
  • The Brothers Grimm, Bookworm Adventures
  • What is your library card worth to you?  Visitors to the Library weigh in.

Library Life Episode 119

  • This episode of Library Life includes:
  • Cheese Tasting 101
  • Interview with Marsha Heuberger, professional chef and presenter of Waste Not, Want Not…Preserving Summer’s Bounty on Tuesday, August 2 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Chinese Folk and Classical Dance
  • Adult Book recommendation: Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese
  • Youth book Recommendation: Toby alone by Timothee de Fombelle
  • Boogie Oogie Baby Bop
  • What is your favorite summer cuisine? Visitors to the Library share their tasty tastes for summer.

Library Life Episode 118

  • This episode of Library Life includes:
  • Pride and Prejudice: A Live Performance by Radio Players West
  • Interview with Wayne Gerdes, owner and administrator of Clean and presenter of Hypermiling:Techniques for Fuel Efficient Driving on Tuesday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Design Your Own Comic
  • Adult Book Recommendation: Blood of Ambroseby James Enge
  • Youth Book Recommendation: One-Handed Catchby MJ Auch
  •  Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros/Children’s Day, Book Day
  • What is your favorite summer tradition? Why? Visitors to the Library share their summertime best.