43 episodes

Off the Shelf and In Your Ear.

HiJin‪x‬ Howard County Library System

    • Education
    • 4.2 • 5 Ratings

Off the Shelf and In Your Ear.

    Episode 42: Honor The Contributions Of Women

    Episode 42: Honor The Contributions Of Women

    Episode 42: Honor the Contributions of Women. In this episode, we will be speaking to Susan Ware, a pioneer in the field of women’s history and a leading feminist biographer. Ms. Ware is the author and editor of numerous books on twentieth-century U.S. History. Next, we talk to Vivian “Millie” Bailey, (Recorded, November 2020) a very special local hero and World War II Veteran.

    • 41 min
    Episode 41: Black Ownership Looking Back And Ahead

    Episode 41: Black Ownership Looking Back And Ahead

    Episode 41: Black Ownership Looking Back And Ahead. In this episode, we speak with Hannibal B. Johnson, Harvard Law School graduate, author, attorney, and consultant. Mr. Johnson dedicates his work and service to telling the story of Black Wall Street. We also talk to Laura Bacon, founder, and CEO of The 3rd, a space where Women of Color can build, execute and thrive.

    www.hannibalbjohnson.com
    Black Wall Street 100: An American City Grapples with its Historical Racial Trauma Amazon: https://amzn.to/3ukShzX

    www.The3rd.org
    Instagram: @the3rdinc

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Episode 40: Virtual Meetings & Events Recharge

    Episode 40: Virtual Meetings & Events Recharge

    Episode 40: Virtual Meetings & Events Recharge. In this episode, we are excited to speak with a friend to HCLS, Ms. Heidi Hiller, Owner, Creative Director of Innovative Party Planners, and Virtual Event Producer of Innovative Virtual Events. We will talk about the state of the party planning industry as well as tips on hosting your own virtual event, and of course, we'll discuss the upcoming HCLS fundraiser Serata Virtuale Evening in the Stacks.

    Innovative Party Planners
    https://www.innovativepartyplanners.com/

    Tickets for Serata Virtuale Evening in the Stacks
    hclibrary.org/stacks

    • 47 min
    Episode 39: Home And Healthy for the Holidays

    Episode 39: Home And Healthy for the Holidays

    Episode 39: Home and Healthy for the Holidays. On this episode of HiJinx, we turn our attention to being home and healthy for the holidays. We are joined by three compassionate experts on the topics of, both, mental and nutritional health. First, we speak with Denise Guilano, Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Howard County, Next, we talk to Razan Sahuri, Nutrition Educator / Maryland SNAP-Ed nutrition education, University of Maryland Extension (UME) Howard County and Karen Basinger, Family Consumer Sciences, University of Maryland Extension (UME) Howard County. We wish you all a Happy Holiday and a prosperous New Year.

    NAMI Howard County: namihowardcounty.org

    If You Are Having A Mental Health Emergency:
    • Call 911
    • Call The Grassroots Mobile Crisis Team At 410-531-6677.
    • Call 800-950-6264, Monday Through Friday From 10 A.M. To 6 P.M. Or Text The Crisis Text Line, A 24/7, Confidential Text Message Service (Text “HOME” To 741741)
    • Call The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline At 1-800-273-8255.

    University of Maryland Extension: eatsmart.umd.edu

    Razan Sahuri - rsahuri@umd.edu

    Karen Basinger - kbasinge@umd.edu

    • 58 min
    Episode 38: Ready.Set.Vote!

    Episode 38: Ready.Set.Vote!

    Episode 38: Ready. Set. Vote! In this episode, we hear from Cynthia Williams, President of the League of Women Voters and Linda Frascarella, Director of Education at the League of Women Voters on furthering the cause for voter education. Later we will also chat with Allison Jessing, Events & Seminars Manager and Emily Trovato, Children's Instructor & Research Specialist of Howard County Library System to hear about HCLS’s resources and action plan to engage citizens before the general election on Tuesday, November 3rd.

    HCLS Voter Education Page
    https://hclibrary.org/community-education/attend-learn-vote/

    League of Women Voters
    https://hoco.lwvhowardmd.org/

    Howard County Board of Elections
    https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Board-of-Elections

    Bump the Ballot
    https://www.hocobumptheballot.info/

    • 40 min
    Episode 37: Equity In Action

    Episode 37: Equity In Action

    Episode 37: Equity In Action. In this episode, we speak with Ms. TiQuoria Jackson and Ms. Alicia Whye, the two youth activists leading the NAACP's local We Are Done Dying campaign. We also talk to Mr. Jonathon McKinney, the Mid-Atlantic Field Director, and Mr. Trovon Williams, Vice President of Marketing and Communications about the Virtual March on Washington, their current initiatives, and how they are mobilizing on voter education and access to elections this Fall.

    https://www.naacp.org/
    https://naacp.org/campaigns/we-are-done-dying/

    • 38 min

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