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Posted on: November 14, 2019

New "Squirrels & Shiny Things" Episode Available

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Listen to Episode #39: Squirrels & Some Textual Healing

In our latest episode, Tremain Jackson & Jessica Reyes are tackling the following topics when it comes to the library world:

  • Library Events to Attend: Hear about some great events for adults to attend this week including a Crafty DIY Session learning to make Wine Cork Pumpkin decorations; a Family Board Game Night event starting at the South Branch Library; a great workshop on Harvesting Family History led by representatives from Abilene Christian University's Special Collections Department; finally the next Genealogy Lock-In session for local enthusiasts.
  • Technology Issue of the Week: This time around, we're discussing texting as being one of the top forms of communication over voice calls and voice mail.  Is it true?  We'll share some facts and discuss pros and cons.
  • New Movie Releases: We'll be talking about the following movies being released today that you should look for checking out at your library including "47 Meters Down: Uncaged," "Good Boys," and "The Angry Birds Movie 2."
  • News Stories Featuring Libraries: Hear our coverage on a Florida County that tried to cancel a subscription to the New York Times for their library; a mother that could face 93 days in jail for two overdue books; the positive change for the Fort Worth Public Library system now that it's expanded hours and eliminated fines.

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