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Join the librarians of Middle Country as they chat about upcoming programs and events, hear entertaining discussions on what to read, what to watch, and what to do at Middle Country Public Library!

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    • Education
    • 5.0 • 14 Ratings

Join the librarians of Middle Country as they chat about upcoming programs and events, hear entertaining discussions on what to read, what to watch, and what to do at Middle Country Public Library!

    Episode 324 - Touch grass...but be careful!

    Episode 324 - Touch grass...but be careful!

    If you've been listening to us long enough, you know that Sara is a dog lover and this week she's talking about dog names, along with how to keep your pets safe during the upcoming tick season. Plus: have a kid who is too much into video games and you'd like them to read more? Nicole is here with some book suggestions for kiddos who love to game.

    • 20 min
    Episode 323 - A Poem on Stress

    Episode 323 - A Poem on Stress

    Did you know that April is National Poetry Month? And how about this: did you know that April is also National Stress Awareness Month? Perhaps you can eliminate your stress by reading a lovely poem. Nicole has some tips on where to find books on poetry at the library, and Sara has some tips on how to reduce stress. All around, it's a win-win of an episode!

    • 17 min
    Episode 322 - Skin Care and Alligators?!

    Episode 322 - Skin Care and Alligators?!

    This week's show is very diverse in subject matter. On one hand, we have Nicole here to chat about the importance of understanding skin care for young people, and the dangerous trend of pushing certain products where they are not needed. On the other hand, Sara just got back from Gatorland in Orlando, and she can't wait to tell you all about alligators... There's something for everyone on the podcast and at the library!

    • 26 min
    Episode 321 - Not Necessarily Musicals

    Episode 321 - Not Necessarily Musicals

    This week, Sara and Nicole share a list of age-appropriate movies for kids and adults that revolve around music...and not necessarily musicals. Spend some time with us and find out what you might like to watch, and then come down to the library and take one out today.

    • 16 min
    Episode 320 - This Week in History : Selma March + Polio Vaccine

    Episode 320 - This Week in History : Selma March + Polio Vaccine

    We're pleased to welcome back Jim Ward to the podcast for another This Week in History! Join us as he discusses such events as the Selma March, the Triangle Shirtwaist Company Fire, Three Mile Island, and Jonas Salk's vaccine breakthrough. Are you interested in history? You should check out our History Bites series here: https://tinyurl.com/mcpl-historybites.

    • 21 min
    Episode 319 - The Great Solar Eclipse of 2024

    Episode 319 - The Great Solar Eclipse of 2024

    Our neighborhood will see a near total solar eclipse next month! Sara and Nicole chat about books and activities you can check out to get you ready for the big day. The eclipse will take place between 2pm-4pm on Monday, April 8th. 

    • 11 min

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I look forward to each new episode of this podcast! I learn what’s new at MCPL and I get to hear about it from some of the smartest, funniest and most charming librarians you’ll ever meet. What’s not to love!

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