The Shorewood Stacks
Episode 25: Learn something new or hone your skills with the library’s help!

Episode 25: Learn something new or hone your skills with the library’s help!

January 22, 2021

Lisa shares a variety of resources the library offers for folks wanting to try a new hobby this winter or those looking to tackle home projects and do some pandemic nesting.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 24: How the library can help you with your 2021 goals

Episode 24: How the library can help you with your 2021 goals

January 8, 2021

Nick and Lisa discuss their personal goals for 2021 and how they plan to use library resources to help them achieve those goals, including books like 101 Textures in Graphite and Charcoal by Steven Pearce, the Healthy Vegan Air Fryer Cookbook by Dana Angelo White, videos like Aerobarre presented by Aerobox Athletic and more!

What are your goals for 2021?

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 23: What is a MCTBA?

Episode 23: What is a MCTBA?

December 18, 2020

Nick interviews Lisa about the Milwaukee County Teen Book Award, why it exists and what her role is in it.

 

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 22: Audiobooks

Episode 22: Audiobooks

December 4, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss why audiobooks are sometimes better than their printed counterparts. Among titles discussed are Ernest Cline's Ready Player One, A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Black, Sadie by Courtney Summers, When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon, Stamped from the Beginning by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, The Beastie Boys Book by Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz, The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo and The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 21:Do U Like Graphic Novels?

Episode 21:Do U Like Graphic Novels?

November 20, 2020

Hear from clerks, Kate and Nathan about Uzumaki, Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, Umbrella Academy, Uncanny X-Men and more on the latest episode!

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 20: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

Episode 20: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

November 8, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss Suzanne Collins' latest Young Adult novel, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, a prequel to The Hunger Games.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 19: Movie Edition - Horror

Episode 19: Movie Edition - Horror

October 25, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss their top 3 favorite horror movies of all time and share which horror movies they've been watching during their annual horror movie marathon from the library this year.

What's your favorite horror movie? Let us know in the comments!

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 18: Reminders of Autumn

Episode 18: Reminders of Autumn

October 9, 2020

Nick and Lisa share books, authors, TV series and music that make them think of the fall season.  They also share songs listeners sent in about running. 

 

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 17: Running

Episode 17: Running

September 27, 2020

Nick and Lisa discuss various media about running in honor of Lisa running her first 5K in a long time. Titles discussed include  Christopher McDougall's Born to Run, Jason Reynolds' Ghost and the documentary, Run for Your Life: The Fred Lebow Story.

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Episode 16: Picture Books

Episode 16: Picture Books

September 3, 2020

Lisa and Nick discuss some of their favorite picture books from their childhood and Lisa shares some more modern recommendations she has used in past story time sessions, as well. 

 

Music excerpts from:

Ice Flow by Kevin MacLeod

Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3898-ice-flow

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

 

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