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Pager - A Library Podcast

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First, we were in your community. Now, we’re in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast brought to you by the West Bend Community Memorial Library. It’s like chatting with your favorite local librarian, except you do none of the talking. Learn about library services, upcoming events, new releases, and more!

First, we were in your community. Now, we’re in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast brought to you by the West Bend Community Memorial Library. It’s like chatting with your favorite local librarian, except you do none of the talking. Learn about library services, upcoming events, new releases, and more!

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First, we were in your community. Now, we’re in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast brought to you by the West Bend Community Memorial Library. It’s like chatting with your favorite local librarian, except you do none of the talking. Learn about library services, upcoming events, new releases, and more!

Language:

English

Contact:

2623355151


Episodes

Pager 16: Something Bookish This Way Comes

10/15/2020
Learn about the library's homebound delivery service, and get tips for scary (and sometimes funny) movies and books from Hannah, head cataloger Darci, and adult fiction librarian Sara. Plus bad library jokes, and more! Full podcast archive on our website.

Duration:00:27:08

Pager 15: BookmArc of a Scythe

9/15/2020
September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month, and also contains Banned Books Week! Learn how we're observing both occasions. Plus, special guest Amber from the Circulation Department talks young adult dystopias, including Scythe by Neal Shusterman. Visit our website to learn more.

Duration:00:27:12

Pager 14: Books of Future Past

8/14/2020
First, we were in your community. Now, we're in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast by the West Bend Library. In August's episode, Hannah examines the work of Fredrik Backman, then explores the library's collection of superhero comics. Plus library jokes, upcoming events, and more! Visit westbendlibrary.org for more information, and a transcript of this episode.

Duration:00:17:58

Pager 13: A Pod of Ice and Fire

7/15/2020
First, we were in your community. Now, we're in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast brought to you by the West Bend Community Memorial Library. In July's episode, Hannah talks about binge-worthy book series and their equally binge-worthy screen adaptations. Plus grilling, Consumer Reports, and more! Visit our website for more information.

Duration:00:11:03

Pager 12: And Still I Read

6/15/2020
Happy one-year anniversary! First, we were in your community. Now, we're in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast brought to you by the West Bend Community Memorial Library. In June's episode, Hannah's sister Ellen returns with some more book suggestions, and questions about virtual Summer Reading. Learn more on our website.

Duration:00:10:09

Pager 11: Booked Kingdom

5/15/2020
First, we were in your community. Now, we're in your ears. This is Pager, a podcast brought to you by the West Bend Community Memorial Library. In May's episode, we're joined by Ellen, the host's little sister, for some book recommendations, and tips on how to get the most out of your Kindle. Get the latest info on summer reading, too! Learn more on our website.

Duration:00:12:21

Pager 10: Snow Falling on Poplar

4/15/2020
First, we were in your community. Now, we're in your ears! Join your host, Hannah, for fun library facts, info on the latest online offerings, and an interview with Jennifer Chamberlain, director of the Monarch Library System, who makes the library magic happen. Visit our website!

Duration:00:18:41

Pager 9: Library in the Time of COVID-19

3/14/2020
Star library volunteer Samantha Dietel brings us an inside look at life as a teen volunteer during the Summer Reading Program. Plus fun library facts, bad library jokes, upcoming library events, and how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19 and other infectious diseases! Visit our website for up-to-the-minute event cancelations, and information about potential library service disruptions.

Duration:00:25:01

Pager 8: On the Street Where You Library

2/17/2020
We talk Library Lovers' Month, Black History Month, voting, and taxes. Librarian Sara stops by to honor the passing of suspense author Mary Higgins Clark. Visit our website for more information!

Duration:00:20:00

Pager 7: The Reads of Winter

1/15/2020
First, we were in your community. Now, we're in your ears. Tune in to this month's episode of Pager, the West Bend Library podcast, to get the rundown on this year's Crafting Saturdays, Mid-Week Movie Wednesdays, and Classic Movie Fridays. We also have information about the Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library, how you can use the library to support your New Years' Resolutions, and upcoming library events. Plus, as always, bad library jokes! Visit us at westbendlibrary.org

Duration:00:20:48

Pager 6: Have Yourself a 'Brary Little Podcast

12/16/2019
With no guests due to illness, Librarian Hannah essentially talks to herself for 20 minutes about what's going on at the library, including holiday travel tips, gift ideas, and a Star Wars themed bad library joke. Visit us at westbendlibrary.org

Duration:00:18:17

Pager 5: 'Brary Podcast and the Outreach of the Seniors

11/15/2019
Chat with outreach librarian Nancy, and find out more about how the library supports folks with Alzheimer's, their families, and caregivers. Plus, upcoming events, fun library facts, bad library jokes, and more! westbendlibrary.org

Duration:00:21:39

Pager 4: Books of Autumn

10/15/2019
Come figure out what librarians actually DO! Also visit our website at westbendlibrary.org

Duration:00:39:30

Pager 3: Return of the Library Book (On Time)

9/16/2019
Learn how the library can help with your education. Terika suggests what to read if the library is out of Raina Telgemeier. https://www.westbendlibrary.org/library_services/podcast.php

Duration:00:17:26

A Farewell to Interns

8/14/2019
Intern Sam goes back to school. Sara recommends murder mysteries. Visit our website here.

Duration:00:18:33

The Rad Beginning

7/17/2019
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Duration:00:12:09