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Writing a Dynamic College Application Essay

Cedar Mill & Bethany Libraries Podcasts

Release Date: 07/14/2020

Chowder Chat 3.8: YA Mysteries, Fun Facts and the Falcon show art Chowder Chat 3.8: YA Mysteries, Fun Facts and the Falcon

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In this Chowder Chat, our teen council delves into their favorite Young Adult mysteries, we get a fun fact about book publishing in Norway, we hear about a Netflix horror show called Locke and Key and we get the monthly Marvel report on Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

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Chowder Chat 3.7: Best Dystopian Series & Inner Fish show art Chowder Chat 3.7: Best Dystopian Series & Inner Fish

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On this Chowder Chat, we discuss some of the best dystopian series for teens. In our book spotlights, You're Inner Fish and Hero Next Door are highlighted.  And in our musical feature - we look at Julian Lage as an acoustic guitarist.  Of course, we have dad jokes and the Marvel report as usual.

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Chowder Chat 3.6: Dad Jokes, Wandavision & Teen Historical Fiction show art Chowder Chat 3.6: Dad Jokes, Wandavision & Teen Historical Fiction

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This month, each teen council member talks about something that they are passionate about, from WandaVision to great historical fiction to good/bad Dad Jokes with some music suggestions thrown in for good measure. It's an eclectic mix, so tune in to find out what's on their radar this month.

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Chowder Chat 3.5: New Year, New Goals, New Books show art Chowder Chat 3.5: New Year, New Goals, New Books

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The teen council discusses some of their goals for the new year and they pick out the newly published Young Adult book that has them the most excited for January.

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Parent Information Series: Toddler Talk with Megan Barella show art Parent Information Series: Toddler Talk with Megan Barella

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Listen to a recording of Megan Barella's Toddler Talk workshop- Learn how to understand your toddler's world and make raising a toddler more enjoyable using brain science, tools, modeling and more!

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Chowder Chat 3.4: Holiday Traditions & New Books show art Chowder Chat 3.4: Holiday Traditions & New Books

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Our teen council reviews some of the Young Adult books that they are looking forward to and they share some of their holiday traditions that may look a little different in this year of COVID. 

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Words of Wiser 8: Best of 2020 show art Words of Wiser 8: Best of 2020

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Four staff members at our libraries discuss their favorite reads and media from 2020. We also share some favorites from other staff members who couldn't join us. Add some great choices to your 'to read' pile after listening to this conversation.

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Chowder Chat 3.3 New Books & Thanksgiving Food show art Chowder Chat 3.3 New Books & Thanksgiving Food

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The teen council picks the new book releases that are exciting them this month from the latest from Marissa Meyer to a new post apocalyptic adventure. They also share their Thanksgiving tradition and debate what the best Thanksgiving food is.

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Chowder Chat 3.2: Horror Books We Would Read show art Chowder Chat 3.2: Horror Books We Would Read

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The teen council members look at a list of the best Horror books out there and select a few that they might actually read. Most of them shy away from scary tales, but these 'jumped' out at them. These are not the typical choices either. 

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Words of Wiser Staff Picks 7 - Comics Part 2 show art Words of Wiser Staff Picks 7 - Comics Part 2

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Librarians from around Oregon met in early September 2020 to discuss graphic novels, comics and manga - what we like, what gets checked out and issues that come up when buying comics for our libraries. We recommend many great things to read as well.

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Independent College Counselors, Eric Delehoy and Devon Simpson, share what to think about when you are writing a college application essay. They include lots of practical advice as well as how to approach this writing activity.  Recorded on July 8, 2020.