Tremain Jackson & Jessica Reyes dish on all things libraries, movies, books, programs, services, life, and more…in the most random way possible.

Welcome back for a fresh new episode with your favorite podcasting library peeps Tremain Jackson & Jessica Reyes.  Do we have a show for you today where the theme seemed to steer towards doing a little venting therapy to let some stuff out cause Tremain was on the struggle bus for real.  We'll take you through a hilarious look at some experiences in his life, and also let you in on some great library events, DVD releases, and news stories to be aware of including:

  • Fun events this week including ArtWalk activities, another Queen Victoria's England lecture series, some Downton Abbey events in honor of the upcoming movie, and a movie day at the library showing "A Dog's Journey," "Shazam," and "Little."
  • DVD Releases including "John Wick 3: Parabellum," "Aladdin," and "The Dead Don't Die."
  • News Stories covering a decommissioned plane converted into a library in Mexico and the rise of social workers as part of the library team as employees and how they can benefit you.

What's up everyone! Catch a fresh episode where Tremain Jackson and Jessica Reyes are back for dishing on more fun topics...especially those that are random.  Covering everything from library events to popular services, new releases to interesting news stories, hits is the show to catch to keep up with what's going on at the library.  This week's topics include:

  • Dishing on Self-Driving Cars, the environment, oceans, sharks, squids, and phobias in our opening rants.
  • Adult programs of the weeks to look out for including a Coloring Club, lecture series on Queen Victoria's England, and an adult STEAM program on The Secret Life of Buildings.
  • Get Up to Speed on National Library Card Sign-Up Month
  • Dishing on New DVD Releases for the Week including "Men in Black: International," "Ma," and "Booksmart."
  • News Article: Teens from Rochester Hills Working to Increase Access to Diversity in Literature
  • News Article: Librarians Changing the 50+ Dating Game Through Programming

Catch the latest show from your Abilene Public Library where Tremain Jackson and Jessica Reyes are back for some fun discussions on library topics...and of course some that are just completely random...including:

  • The Success of the First Stories at the Garden Community Event at the Festival Gardens
  • DVD Releases of "Godzilla: King of the Monsters," "The Secret Life of Pets 2," and "Rocketman"
  • An Article Covering Your Chance to Win $100 for Getting Carded During the National Library Card Sign-Up Month Initiative
  • Listing the 25 Nominations for This Year's Teens' Top Ten Selections...Voting is Open...Have You Read Them All?

Catch the show each week and feel free to share with others because with Squirrels & Shiny Things, you never know what you might get but you can always expect to have fun with us along the way.

In our latest episode, join Tremain & Jessica for more dishing on events, new releases, library news, and completely random topics along the way including:

  • New Stories in the Garden Community Event
  • New Release: "Brightburn"
  • New Release: "A Dog's Journey"
  • New Release: "Hustle"
  • News Topic: Top 10 Best-Selling Books Excluding Religious Texts

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Catch the latest show from your Abilene Public Library where Tremain Jackson and Jessica Reyes are back for some fun discussions on library topics...and of course some that are just completely random...including:

  • The Horror of Shaving
  • Library Events to be on the Lookout for Attending
  • DVD Release of "Avengers: Endgame" (and a lot of discussion on it)
  • An Article Covering the Top 10 Gruesome Scenes in Stephen King's Adaptations (will you agree with the choices).

Catch the show each week and feel free to share with others because with Squirrels & Shiny Things, you never know what you might get but you can always expect to have fun with us along the way.

Welcome to a fresh episode where Tremain is flying solo, as the show had to be recorded a third time, but we still have so much to share in this latest show.  Catch it and hear about:

  • My micro napping problem
  • Great events you should look for attending this week 
  • The new Stories at the Garden joint community event being planned for Aug. 24.
  • Learn all about the new Abilene Heritage Square project as I'll be answering some FAQs
  • Hear about some new DVD releases to be on the lookout for including "The Curse of La Llorona," "Pokemon: Detective Pikachu," "Poms," and "Tolkien"

Catch your latest episode of the most random library podcast you'll find online.  Tremain Jackson & Jessica Reyes are back to dish on some fun topics including:

  • Early morning cravings of Puttanesca
  • Learning about Adult Vaccinations (Don't come at me for that)
  • Fun Library Programming for all ages
  • The releases of three DVDs today including "The Intruders" "UglyDolls," and "Long Shot."
  • Learn about the new $41 million project to revitalize the old Lincoln Middle School to became the Abilene Heritage Square, complete with a new central library.
  • Random news stories about patron library etiquette an literary tattoos.
  • And more random fun from a duo that doesn't know how to stay on topic...but that's not necessarily 100% true...right?

Thanks for catching our latest episode where, after missing last week, Tremain and Jessica are ready to get back into some topics.  In today's show, we'll be telling you about...

  • Our changing bodies into adulthood.
  • A chicken breading recipe you apparently MUST TRY.
  • Great programs to attend this week including a Zoo Lady Visit for kids, Crafty DIY session for adults, 3D Printing Workshop for Teens, and more.
  • Release of this week's popular DVD's including "Alita: Battle Angel" and "Hellboy."
  • 25 Things You Should Know About Public Libraries...and more completely random topics and tangents along the way.

Don't miss out on catching this show every week and let others know about us and what your Abilene Public Library is doing.

We're back with a fresh new episode and do we have some tea to spill.  Tremain let's you in on what his idea of heaven will look like while Jessica is going through some parenting issues of the furry variety.  We'll then tell you about some great programs to be on the lookout for the rest of the week before then getting sucked into scenes from movies that make us cry including "Titanic" for Jessica and "The Impossible" for Tremain, then "The Neverending Story" for both of us.

We then get back on topic by telling you about the releases of two DVD this week including "Pete Semetary" and "Little," then we'll discuss some news topics including an article that ranks the top 10 Stephen King book-to-film adaptations as well as how Melvil Dewey is coming under some scrutiny.  Plus, you know we'll always share the information with our own personal spin.

Thanks for listening, share with others, and tune in each week for a fresh new episode.

Welcome to the latest episode of Squirrels & Shiny Things, hosted by Tremain Jackson (Jessica Reyes will be back next week) to discuss library events to attend, new releases to checkout, and library news of course.  In today's show, you'll be informed of our holiday closings for the week and some great youth programming to be on the lookout for.  Then learn about applying for low-interest federal loans for disaster relief by the U.S. Small Business Administration for those affected by recent storms; you'll hear about the releases of the DVD's "The Best of Enemies" and "The Public," dive into some great news articles concerning libraries, and even learn more about how far we've come with technology, the Internet, and helping beginning users discover how to use it on best.