June 8, 2021

Listen First: A podcast for families!

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June 14, 2021 - June 14, 2021

We are so excited to announce, Listen First, a new podcast show created by Youth Librarians, Aimee LaRue and Lisa Bearce!

Listen First, is now available through Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

The show features book recommendations for families and select readings by Lisa or Aimee. The first episode spotlights The Watsons Go To Birmingham – 1963, by Christopher Paul Curtis. The book is about a family making a road trip from Michigan to Alabama.  The Newbery Award winning book is funny, poignant, and well-loved by both kids and adults. Download, Listen First, to hear the first chapter today!



The library is currently giving away a free copy of the book, The Watsons Go To Birmingham –1963, to all families who register for summer reading while supplies last.

Check out our Summer Reading page to learn more!