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MPL Kids Podcast

MPL Kids Podcast

By MPL kids

Children's librarians promoting early literacy, providing book recommendations, and tips to help reluctant readers.
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Body Positivi-TEA: Mind, Body, and Self Part II
Body Positivi-TEA: Mind, Body, and Self Part II
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to drag on, the MPL kids podstaff discusses some resources and great books about taking care of ourselves and the children we love. This is part two in a three part series called Mind, Body, and Self. Part Two of our series dives into taking care of our bodies. We talk about body positivity, changes, and reshaping our relationship with food for ourselves and the children in our lives.  Show notes available here. *Thoughts, reviews and anecdotes reflect the opinion of the hosts and do not reflect beliefs or opinions of the McAllen Public Library.*
31:09
December 11, 2020
You Were Always on my Mind: Mind, Body, and Self Part I
You Were Always on my Mind: Mind, Body, and Self Part I
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to drag on, the MPL kids podstaff discusses some resources and great books about taking care of ourselves and the children we love. This is part one in a three part series called Mind, Body, and Self.  Part one dives into mental health, mindfulness, and practicing affirmations for yourself and the children in your life. Tune in for our two new segments: "parenting picks" where we hear some parenting book recommendations and "there's an app for that" where we share a few app recommendations that promote positive mental health practices! Show notes available here. *Thoughts, reviews and anecdotes reflect the opinion of the hosts and do not reflect beliefs or opinions of the McAllen Public Library.
52:27
November 13, 2020
Creepin' It Real
Creepin' It Real
Halloween is just around the corner! Join Amanda, Miss Heather, and Miss Erin as they talk trick or treating alternatives during the pandemic, discuss some thrilling reads, and shine the light on some upcoming SPOOK-tacular events!  Show notes available here.  *Thoughts, reviews and anecdotes reflect the opinion of the hosts and do not reflect beliefs or opinions of the McAllen Public Library.
31:05
October 16, 2020
We're with the banned!
We're with the banned!
It's banned book week! Join Miss Heather, Miss Erin, and Amanda as they talk about the history of banned book week, popular challenged books, and which ones are their faves!  Stick around to hear about some great banned book recommendations and catch a sneak peek of the first page of the number 1 most challenged book of 2019!  Show Notes available here!  *Thoughts, reviews and anecdotes reflect the opinion of the hosts and do not reflect beliefs or opinions of the McAllen Public Library.
34:14
September 25, 2020
How Libraries Can Help
How Libraries Can Help
Join Miss Heather, Miss Erin, and Amanda as they discuss library resources at McAllen Public Library. Stick around to hear about some great book/audio recommendations and catch a sneak peek of the first book in a detective series! Show Notes available here.  *Thoughts, reviews and anecdotes reflect the opinion of the hosts and do not reflect beliefs or opinions of the McAllen Public Library.
30:13
September 02, 2020
Welcome!
Welcome!
Welcome to our trailer episode! Join Miss Heather, Miss Erin, and Amanda as they tell you a little bit about themselves, their jobs, and what the McAllen Public Library Children's Department podcast, MPL Kids Podcast will be about!  Thoughts, reviews and anecdotes reflect the opinion of the hosts and do not reflect beliefs or opinions of the McAllen Public Library.
05:10
August 19, 2020