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An informative podcast for the Library Partnership and Alachua County library community. Meet community partners, learn about library happenings, and enjoy a good story.

Patrons & Partnerships Library Partnership Branch, Alachua County Library District

    • Society & Culture

An informative podcast for the Library Partnership and Alachua County library community. Meet community partners, learn about library happenings, and enjoy a good story.

    Announcement: Holiday Hiatus

    Announcement: Holiday Hiatus

    Thanks for listening to Patrons & Partnerships. 

    We've posted the last episode of 2022. We'll be taking a hiatus in January, and we'll be back in February in time for Black History Month. Happy holidays from ACLD - we'll see you in 2023!
    Visit the Alachua County Library District website to browse our collection and to find other resources and services offered at your favorite, local library!


    You can view a transcript of this podcast on ACLD's YouTube Channel.

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    Ep 39: Pace Center for Girls with Anthony J. Pierce

    Ep 39: Pace Center for Girls with Anthony J. Pierce

    Thanks for joining us for another episode of Patrons & Partnerships, presented by the Library Partnership Branch of the Alachua County Library District.

    Our guest today is Anthony J. Pierce, the Community Engagement Manager at the Pace Center for Girls. Pace provides girls and young women an opportunity for a better future through education, counseling, training, and advocacy in a way which is gender-responsive, strength-based, and trauma-informed.

    Pace Center for Girls: https://www.pacecenter.org/
    Get Involved: https://www.pacecenter.org/get-involved
    Visit the Alachua County Library District website to browse our collection and to find other resources and services offered at your favorite, local library!


    You can view a transcript of this podcast on ACLD's YouTube Channel.

    • 26 min
    Ep 38: Book Thrasher with Sharon Brown

    Ep 38: Book Thrasher with Sharon Brown

    Thanks for joining us for another episode of Patrons & Partnerships, presented by the Library Partnership Branch of the Alachua County Library District.

    Our guest today is Sharon Brown, our second patron interview and the founder of Book Thrasher, a book review website covering a wide range of genres and topics. Sharon has kept track of almost every book she's read since 2007, starting with paper logs well before she created Book Thrasher.

    Book Thrasher: https://bookthrasher.com/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/bookthrasher1
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/bookthrasher 
    A Gentleman in Moscow Review: https://bookthrasher.com/2021/08/14/simply-spectacular/ 
    Unspeakable Review: https://bookthrasher.com/2022/03/18/from-beale-street-to-tulsa/
    Nour's Secret Library Review: https://bookthrasher.com/2022/06/18/nours-secret-library/
    Visit the Alachua County Library District website to browse our collection and to find other resources and services offered at your favorite, local library!


    You can view a transcript of this podcast on ACLD's YouTube Channel.

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    Ep 37: Underground Kitchen with Chef Carl

    Ep 37: Underground Kitchen with Chef Carl

    Thanks for joining us for another episode of Patrons & Partnerships, presented by the Library Partnership Branch of the Alachua County Library District.

    Our guest today is Carlston Watts, the Executive Chef of Underground Kitchen and the Director of Chef Empowerment, a nonprofit organization that teaches at-risk youth how to cook, with a focus on vocational training and leadership education, and life skill development.

    Chef Empowerment: https://chefempowerment.org/
    CE Food Science Lab: https://chefempowerment.org/ces-food-science-lab-1
    Contact: https://chefempowerment.org/contact-us
    Underground Kitchen: https://www.facebook.com/Undergroundkitchen352/

    Due to the holidays, this will be the only episode published in November. Our next episode will publish on December 8th.


    Visit the Alachua County Library District website to browse our collection and to find other resources and services offered at your favorite, local library!


    You can view a transcript of this podcast on ACLD's YouTube Channel.

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    Ep 36: SF Business Programs with Marie Young-Trabbic

    Ep 36: SF Business Programs with Marie Young-Trabbic

    Thanks for joining us for the another collaborative episode of Patrons & Partnerships, presented by the Library Partnership Branch of the Alachua County Library District and Santa Fe College.

    Every other month, the second episode of the month will be an interview with Santa Fe staff meant to highlight a notable program or outreach effort by the college.  This month, we spoke with Marie Young-Trabbic, the Academic Chair of the Business Programs Department, about what the department does and some of the programs on offer, including their microcredentialling certificate programs.

    SF Business Programs: https://www.sfcollege.edu/business/
    Contact: https://www.sfcollege.edu/business/contact/
    Visit the Alachua County Library District website to browse our collection and to find other resources and services offered at your favorite, local library!


    You can view a transcript of this podcast on ACLD's YouTube Channel.

    • 28 min
    Announcement: Collaborative Episode Delayed

    Announcement: Collaborative Episode Delayed

    Thanks for listening to Patrons & Partnerships. 

    Our next episode will not post this week; due to scheduling conflicts, the next collaborative episode with Santa Fe will not post until Thursday, October 27th. We'll be speaking with Marie Young-Trabbic, the Academic Chair for Santa Fe's Business Programs Department.

    See you then!
    Visit the Alachua County Library District website to browse our collection and to find other resources and services offered at your favorite, local library!


    You can view a transcript of this podcast on ACLD's YouTube Channel.

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