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Posted on: December 24, 2019

Ep. 44: Squirrels & Some Love for Mariah

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Join Tremain Jackson & Jessica Reyes for a fresh episode just before the holidays.  Jessica's loves the holiday season, but Tremain's a bit indifferent; however, congratulations to Mariah Carey and her hit Christmas Song "All I Want for Christmas is You" for celebrating its silver anniversary of 25 years and finally reaching number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100...long overdue.  Other items discussed includes:

  • Library Events: Our holiday operating schedule; Family Board Games fun; some South STEAM Holiday fun making Snowflakes; Movie Saturday showings of "The Lion King," "Pixels," and "Men in Black: International."
  • Abilene Public Library News: We've got so much to tell you about that's been going on at our library including how we're looking to fill some empty seats on the library board and who you can apply to do so; our search for a Director of Libraries begins; ownership of the Abilene High/Lincoln Middle School building has been transferred to Abilene Heritage Square, Inc.; learn how you can register to receive library news and event updates directly to your email; register for new Conversational Spanish series; learn how you can participate in new Open Mic Night series.
  • New DVD Releases: This week we'll be telling you about the DVD releases to look out for at your local public library including "Judy" and "The Gallows Act II."
  • Libraries in the News: We covered three great articles including the possibility of Cleveland library employees going on strike in the new year if agreement isn't met with leadership team by Dec. 27; library system partners with Operation Coats to provide free coats, books, and library cards to families; how a library system found great results with Drag Queen storytimes during LGBTQ history month.


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