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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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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 242 - The Miller Business Center + Women’s EXPO

    Episode 242 - The Miller Business Center + Women’s EXPO

    Elizabeth Malafi is here to chat about the Miller Business Center and the amazing resources that are available to small business owners on Long Island, plus to give us a preview of what to expect at this year's huge event, the Women's EXPO happening on October 6, 2022 from 11am to 6pm at the library.

    For more information, visit http://www.womensEXPOli.org

    Are you a business owner interested in what the Miller Business Center can offer your business for FREE? Go to http://www.millerbusinesscenter.org

     

    • 18 min
    Episode 241 - The Old Farmer’s Almanac

    Episode 241 - The Old Farmer’s Almanac

    Sal's excited that the new Old Farmer's Almanac has arrived at the library! Let's dig into some of the great (and quirky!) information that's inside.

    Want to learn more about the Almanac? Visit the official website here : https://www.almanac.com/

    MCPL cardholders, reserve a copy here: http://mcpac.mcpl.lib.ny.us/record=b2096238

     

    • 19 min
    Episode 240 - Fall Programming Preview

    Episode 240 - Fall Programming Preview

    This week we dig into the MCPL Quarterly to chat about the great programs coming up this fall at the library. Registration is open for Children and Teens on Sept. 15th and the Adults on Sept. 16th.

    Get your library card warmed up and take advantage of the wonderful things we have going on for you at Centereach and Selden.

    You can view our entire Fall 2022 Catalog here: https://www.mcplibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/MCPL_Quarterly.pdf

     

    • 21 min
    Episode 239 - This Week in History : Continental Congress + Nathan Hale

    Episode 239 - This Week in History : Continental Congress + Nathan Hale

    Join Sal and Jim as they discuss another This Week in History! 

    This week, we are looking at what happened between Sept. 4 - 10th.

    Want to listen to previous TWiH epsiodes? Check these out:

    https://www.mcplpodcast.com/e/episode-218-this-week-in-history-titanic-lincoln/

    https://www.mcplpodcast.com/e/episode-230-this-week-in-history-pickett-s-charge-sliced-bread/

    We also have a fantastic series on YouTube titled "History Bites"... you can see the playlist here:

    https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLtHm7OODwmnZOdhMYzxTdkMU6Q-BzFIvZ

     

    • 20 min
    Episode 238 - Hoopla Digital : Name That Tune

    Episode 238 - Hoopla Digital : Name That Tune

    Hoopla Digital is a fantastic service that allows you to access audiobooks, eBooks, comics, movies, TV, magazines, and music using your library card. Borrow and download the latest music today...

    You'd be surprised how much is available, including remastered albums and deluxe editions.

    This week, Sal attempts to stump Sara and Nicole with lyrics taken from some of the more popular songs currently available on Hoopla.

    For more information or to access this service with your local library card, visit https://www.hoopladigital.com/.

     

    • 23 min
    Episode 237 - Movie Chat : Men

    Episode 237 - Movie Chat : Men

    This week, Sara finally gets to talk about the 2022 "folk horror" flick, Men.

    Men stars Jessie Buckley and Rory Kinnear. It is directed by Alex Garland, who also directed another Movie Chat film, Ex Machina. Listen to that episode here: https://www.mcplpodcast.com/e/episode-117-movie-chat-ex-machina/

    MAJOR SPOILERS will be mentioned during this episode. If you'd like to watch before listening, MCPL patrons can reserve a copy:

    BluRay http://mcpac.mcpl.lib.ny.us/record=b2092461

    DVD http://mcpac.mcpl.lib.ny.us/record=b2092462

    Also check out the IMDb page: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt13841850/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

     

    • 24 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!