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.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
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Episode 8 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 8 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
How many books did the average American read in the last year?

Guillermo Del Toro’s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark adaptation is coming

Rappers are freestyling Llama Llama Red Pajama

FILMS
Amy Adams will star in the adaptation of The Woman in the Window

TV
The top 100 books have been named for the PBS show The Great American Read

Double Dare is coming back to Nickelodeon this summer

A longer teaser of Castle Rock has been released

TRUE CRIME
HBO docu-series of Michelle McNamara’s Golden State Killer book is moving quickly now that there’s been an arrest

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

Emory Library acquires 5,000 Polaroids from Atlanta’s Andy Warhol

Doylstown Library opens new outdoor extension

Local Library Makes Renting Movies and TV series more reliable with GoChip Beam

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Oregon City Public Library
May the Fourth
May 4, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm
In a library not so far away…we’re celebrating Star Wars Day! Drop in for an evening of free activities, games, and prizes for kids of all ages and their families. Costumes highly encouraged.

Cedar Mill Community Library
Epic Infinity Comic Crisis Extravaganza 
May 4, 2018 @ 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Like comics or art? Know a lot about superheroes? Want to play some art games? This event is for you! We’ll set up a mini convention in the library for teens and tweens. Prizes ! Costumes and cosplays encouraged. For ages 11-18.

Sherwood Center for the Arts
WCCLS Art of the Story: Festival Finale Showcase Concert
Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Sherwood Center for the Arts
Reception: 6:15-6:45 pm with complimentary beverages and hors d’oeuvres with Reedville Catering. A No Host bar will also be provided by Smockville Brewhouse. Concert at 7 featuring student slam winner and adult slam winner.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The World of All Souls by Deborah Harkness (Fantasy)
The Crooked Staircase by Dean Koontz (Thriller)
Run, Hide, Fight Back by April Henry (Young Adult)

FILM RELEASES
Bad Samaritan (Horror/Thriller)

DVD RELEASES
Into the Fade (Crime/Drama)
Fifty Shades Freed 
(Drama/Romance)
Please Stand By (Comedy/Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman (Thriller/Horror)
Pet Sematary by Stephen King (Horror)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Altered Carbon, The Handmaid’s Tale
Films: Avengers: Infinity War, Pitch Perfect 3, The Last Jedi

That’s the show notes for To the Stacks and Beyond. Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways. U.S Residents Only.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
about the podcast and I would love to find some sponsors! Free giveaways every month if you sign up for our mailing list! Share To the Stacks and Beyond with anyone and everyone who loves books, films, television, true crime, and libraries!

Official Website: http://tothestacksandbeyond.com
Email: tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothestacksandbeyond
Twitter: @stacksandbeyond https://twitter.com/stacksandbeyond
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tothestacksandbeyond
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Episode 5 Show Notes

 

To the Stacks and Beyond |  Episode 5 and Show Notes

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NEWS ITEMS
BOOKS
David Sedaris’ newest book Calypso will be out this May

The new trailer of The House with a Clock in its Walls based on the children’s book will star Jack Black and Cate Blanchett

FILMS
Beetlejuice is celebrating its 30 year anniversary and will be adapted into a musical

TV
The Great American Read will premiere on PBS this May and is an eight-part television and online series designed to spark a national conversation about reading and the books that have inspired, moved, and shaped us.

Gormenghast will be brought back to the small screen by Neil Gaiman

Stranger Things is coming to Universal Studios in Hollywood and Orlando this for Halloween Horror Nights this fall
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GIVEAWAY
Congratulations to Polina for being the  winner of a plush bunny from the Sarah’s Scribbles comics by Sarah Andersen!  Strange Weather by Joe Hill will be are next giveaway on Friday the 13th. I will be announcing a clue word. Subscribe AND email the winning word to tothestacksandbeyond.com to be entered! Winner will be announced on Saturday April 14th. Subscribe to To the Stacks and Beyond to be entered into future giveaways! U.S Residents Only.

LIBRARY NEWS NATIONAL

National Library Week is April 8th-14th and National Library Worker Day is April 10th! Nominate a librarian who has helped your life!

In a world filled with anxiety, picture books  can help parents address children’s fears

Internet access is quietly changing Seattle’s tent cities

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENTS
Cedar Mill Community Library
Author Talk | Zita Podany
April 6, 2018 @ 6:30 – 7:45 pm
In its heyday, Vanport was the second-largest city in Oregon with a population of over 40,000 residents. It was a city with many firsts. It was a city that touched many lives in a very short period of time. And on May 30, 1948, it was a city that disappeared just as quickly as it came into existence. Join Zita Podany, author of Vanport, from the Images of America series,
for a historical presentation on this remarkable city and its legacy that will
not soon be forgotten. This program is free and recommended for adults and teens, ages 16 and older.

Beaverton City Library
An Afternoon of Poetry & Jazz with Poet Emmett Wheatfall & Friends
April 7, 2018 @ 1:00 – 2:00 pm
In honor of National Poetry Month, local author and poet Emmett Wheatfall and local jazz musicians will present lyrical poetry in the style of the late Langston Hughes. Free and open to the public; no registration required.

Central Library
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: How to have a Positive Relationship with Stress
April 12, 2018 @ 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Wish you could break up with stress? Instead, learn new ways to appreciate the challenges and opportunities that stress can bring to your life. Relaxation and coping skills will be discussed and demonstrated.

NEW RELEASES

BOOK RELEASES
The Birthday List by Devney Perry (Contemporary)
The Trauma Cleaner by Sarah Krasnostein (Biography)
In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It by Lauren Graham (Memoir)

FILM RELEASES
Blockers (Comedy)

DVD RELEASES
The Greatest Showman (Musical)
Phantom Thread (Drama)
Molly’s Game (Thriller)
My Friend Dahmer (Independent/Biography)
All the Money in the World (Drama)

CURRENTLY READING
Force of Nature by Jane Harper (Mystery Thriller)
Endurance: A Year of Space,  A Lifetime of Discovery by Scott Kelly (Memoir)
Prince Ribbit by Jonathan Emmett (Children’s)

CURRENTLY WATCHING/REWATCHING
TV: Altered Carbon, Vampire Diaries, Gravity Falls 
Films: Ready Player One, Stand By Me

That’s the show notes for episode five of To the Stacks and Beyond. Stay tuned for a special horror episode next week for Friday the 13th! We’ll be on break the week after that and then back weekly on Fridays! Thanks for listening and reading. Head to tothestacksandbeyond.com home page to subscribe to be entered into giveaways. U.S Residents Only.

Please leave a review on Apple Podcast or whatever platform listen podcasts on.  Email me to feature an event going on at your library and to learn more
about the podcast and I would love to find some sponsors! Free giveaways every month if you sign up for our mailing list! Share To the Stacks and Beyond with anyone and everyone who loves books, films, television, true crime, and libraries!

Official Website: http://tothestacksandbeyond.com
Email: tothestacksandbeyond@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothestacksandbeyond
Twitter: @stacksandbeyond https://twitter.com/stacksandbeyond
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tothestacksandbeyond
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