The San Antonio Public Library changes lives through information, imagination, and ideas… and podcasts! Join the San Antonio Public Library Tuned In crew as they share and reveal some of the inner workings of the library, highlight the many features and programs on offer, and discuss topics which are important in the library world… like eReaders, public services, books, tacos, and more.
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Teen Dating Violence Prevention
Episode 21-03: Kimberly Berry, Teen Dating Violence Prevention Manager with the YWCA Olga Madrid Center talks about the difficult topic of teen dating violence with Raquel, Dan and Edward. Kim offers information to identify abuse in relationships, the complexity of being in an abusive relationship, barriers to reporting abuse, and gives resources for assistance. Please visit www.ywcasa.org and https://www.sanantonio.gov/Health/ViolencePrevention for more information.
Teen Resources: Love is Respect (https://www.loveisrespect.org/); Scarlateen (https://www.scarleteen.com/).
Adult resources: National Domestic Violence Hotline (https://www.thehotline.org/ and 1-800-799-7233); https://www.futureswithoutviolence.org/ and https://www.breakthecycle.org/
Tuned In Presents: Escape the Earth podcast - The Haunted Splinter
Episode 01: The Haunted Splinter - Who knew opening a semi-mysterious chest with the picture of a man getting his head cut-off could be so fraught? Pretty complicated, apparently. Join Tim and Liz as they talk about “Gods of Jade and Shadow” by Silvia Moreno-Garcia and the complicatedness of gods. Join the discussion with Escape the Earth:
Tuned In Presents - Escape The Earth - Introduction
Episode 00 - Welcome to Escape The Earth
In the beginning .... Find out what book(s) flipped the sci-fi/fantasy switch to ON for your hosts, Tim and Liz!
Escape The Earth is an adult sci-fi/fantasy book club-esque podcast for old hats to the genre and newcomers alike. Join Tim and Liz as they travel thru space and time and fight various moody robots and gods each month. Want to engage? Contact Escape The Earth via email at: email@example.com and join Escape The Earth on Goodreads at https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/1093991-sapl-escape-the-earth.
For more information visit https://guides.mysapl.org/ETE
Mario Day 2021
Episode 21-02: Gina (Bazan), Briana (Mission) and Edward talk about SAPL’s upcoming Mario Day event. Mario Day is celebrated each year on March 10 (Mar10) in honor of all things Mario (and the whole Mario crew). SAPL has a number of activities (cosplay, Mario Kart and Smash Bros competition) planned this year to get you in the Mario spirit. For more information about Mar10 Day, and to register go to: https://guides.mysapl.org/esports/mario10info
Pop Madness 2021
Episode 21-01: Raquel and Dan talk Pop Madness! with Rhonda. Pop Madness! is an online pop culture program at the San Antonio Public Library taking place on Saturday, February 27 and Sunday, February 28, 2021. For more information about the online event, a schedule of programs, to get involved, or register for screenings, panels, games, cosplay, online karaoke, and more, visit: https://guides.mysapl.org/popmadness
Tuned In Presents: eSports in Education Foundation
Episode 8: Sam and Felisha from the eSports in Education Foundation (www.eief.org )discuss their nonprofit organization, their vision and goals, and their upcoming event: SA8 with Edward and Gina.
For more information about eSports at the San Antonio Public Library please visit: guides.mysapl.org/esports
Learn about the various services SAPL provide. Engaging panels. Very well done!