Video Category: Library Life

Library Life Episode 108

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • 4th Annual Sister Cities Celebration
  • Interview with Julie Collins, reference librarian, and Brian Winters, an interpretative naturalist at the River Trail Nature Center, promoting the Green Fair being hosted by the Library on September 25.
    How to Draw Mythical Creatures
    Youth Book Recommendation: Scarlett by Cathy Cassidy
    Adult  Book Recommendation: My So-Called Digital Life: 2,000 Teenagers, 300 Cameras, and 30 Days to Document Their World by Bob Pletka, EdD
    The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
    What is Your Library Card Worth to You? Visitors to the Library

Library Life Episode 107

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • 15 And A Published Author – Meet author Kieryn Nicolas
  • Interview with Tell Us Your Story participants Norbert Barszczewski, president of JP NetQuest, Inc., and Evann Balmes, a retired teacher and longtime Library supporter.
  • America in 1832: The Black Hawk War
  • Adult Book Recommendation: How the Pigeons Took Manhatten… and the World  by Courtney Humphries
  • Youth Book Recommendation: Poor Little Witch Girl by Marie Desplechin
  • Salad Dressings for Success –  Program presented by Whole Foods Market
  • How has the Library enriched your life? Visitors to the Library share their stories!

Library Life Episode 106

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • Community Flavors: An International Cooking Class
    Interview with Joelle Brunemer and Jean-Christophe Nicolas of the Bibliotheque – Mediatheque de Sevres, France.
    Book Crossing: An Intercontinental Book Discussion
    Young Yogis
    Youth Book Recommendation: The Red Blazer Girls by Michael D. Beil
    Adult Book Recommendation: Master and Commander by Patrick O’Brien
    Still Acting Up!
    What “green” steps do you take daily and why? Visitors to the Library have some answers!

Library Life Episode 105

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • One Green World – Summer Reading Program
  • Interview with Aggie Nehmzow, aka The Tomato Lady, and presenter at the April 27 program, The Tomato Lady Returns.
    America During Revolutionary Times
    Adult Book Recommendation: Vanishing Act: A Jane Whitefield Novel by Thomas Perry
    Youth Book Recommendation: My Life in Pink & Green by Lisa Greenwald
    Juggling With a Side of Laughs

Library Life Episode 104

This episode of Library Life includes:

  • MPPL South Branch Storytime
  • Interview with Leslie Goddard, Ph.D.,  historian and presenter at the April 6 program, Remembering Marshall Field & Company.
    Your Body’s Wisdom: Self-healing Movement
    Adult Book Recommendation: In the President’s Secret Service: Behind the Scenes with Agent in the Line of Fire and the Presidents They Protectby Ronald Kessler
    Youth Book Recommendation: Adventures in Cartooning by James Sturm
    MPPL Foundation Presents: An Irish Concert
    What do you remember most about Marshall Field and Company? Visitors to the Library share their favorite memories.