Episode 9 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 9 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS

Robin by Dave Itzkoff reviewed: A planet called Williams, inhabited by a troubled comic genius

Reese Witherspoon to release lifestyle book called Whiskey in a Teacup

FILMS
Five of The Avengers got matching tattoos

Sherlock Holmes 3 is officially happening

Deadpool 2 script originally had Deadpool as a dad

TV
Are the books on the upcoming show The Great American Read really great or just entertaining. You decide.

 

GIVEAWAY
This week we’ll be giving away an advanced copy of The Favorite Sister by Jessica Knoll. Listen for the clue word and email it to tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com AND subscribe to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be eligible! Contest ends at midnight on May 11th!  U.S Residents Only. Good luck!

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

Michelle Obama to deliver keynote at the 2018 ALA Conference

Boy sells lemonade to support libraries

Vending Machines Bring Books and Learning to ‘Book Deserts’

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Rockwood Library
Sock Bat Workshop
May 12, 2018 @ 2:00 – 5:30 pm
Love sock monkeys? Enjoy the age old tradition of turning socks into stuffed animal for your room. Learn helpful stitching and soft-sculpture techniques while making your own cuddly bat. Fun for both the beginner and more advanced crafters. We will use clean, up-cycled colorful cotton knit sock parts and felt made from recycled plastic bags to create these critters. Take home your own hand-stitched sock bat by the end of the workshop. Class taught by guest artist and toymaker Suzanne Moulton. Register HERE.

Hillsboro Public Library
Armor and Prop Making 101
May 13, 2018 @ 2:00 – 5:00 pm
Learn the basics of creating props and armor with cardstock, foam, and plastic.

Lake Oswego Public Library
Drawing Workshop Series
The Drawing Workshop Series will focus on improving drawing skills through observation and technique. Call 503.675.2540 to sign up!
We will meet on the Saturdays of each month at 9:00 AM. Students will be let in at the front of the library, before we open at 10:00 AM.
Each month will have a specific focus:
May: Still Life (starts May 5)
June: Landscape (starts June 2)
July: People (starts July 7)
Drawing supplies provided!

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
What you Want to See by Kristen Lepionka (Mystery)
How it Happened by Michael Koryta (Thriller)
War Storm by Victoria Aveyard (Young Adult)

FILM RELEASES
Breaking In (Thriller)
The Life of the Party (Comedy)

DVD RELEASES
Black Panther (Action/Adventure)
The Bold Type Season 1 
(Comedy/Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)
Pet Sematary by Stephen King (Horror)
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby (Humor/Memoir)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Altered Carbon, The Handmaid’s Tale
Films: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Game Night, Sleeping with Other People

That’s the show notes for To the Stacks and Beyond. A reminder next week is our 10th episode and then we will be on break the weak after that. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways. U.S Residents Only.

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