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Check It Out!

By Sno-Isle Libraries

A podcast from Sno-Isle Libraries for lifelong learners with inquiring minds. Check It Out! introduces the amazing people who work at, use and collaborate with the library district – and all of the services it offers to residents of Washington State’s Snohomish and Island counties.

  1. 1.
    Episode 63: Podcast creator Jason Becker will change your mind about umpires09/25/2020
    55:52
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    Episode 62: Professor's academic research on racial strife leads to his first novel08/26/2020
    1:13:39
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    Episode 61: Peek inside the childlike mind of Chris Ballew and meet Caspar Babypants06/01/2020
    44:32
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    Episode 60: Thanks to the internet and copious amounts of data, the future is now05/18/2020
    34:34
  5. 5.
    Episode 59: If coronavirus has you worried, this good doctor reminds you you're not alone05/11/2020
    38:38
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    Episode 58: Claudia Samano-Losada loves libraries as much as she loves her communities05/04/2020
    46:50
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    Episode 57: For food critic Nancy Leson, deadlines got in the way of a good time04/28/2020
    1:13:53
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    Episode 56: A Rich Frishman picture isn't just a thousand words. It's a story unto itself.04/20/2020
    58:12
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    Episode 55: Sometimes, a guest's gift can be hard for hosts to swallow04/13/2020
    49:54
  2. 10.
    Episode 54: From "J.P. Patches" to elusive gorillas, this Edmonds pair has seen plenty04/06/2020
    51:48
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    Episode 53: Scouting clean tech with Tom Ranken03/30/2020
    56:13
  4. 12.
    Episode 52: Discovering seasonal secrets and looking ahead12/24/2019
    37:26
  5. 13.
    Episode 51: The music of community service with Dave Earling12/20/2019
    1:05:53
  6. 14.
    Episode 50: How to become robot-proof with Amit Singh12/13/2019
    56:29
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    Episode 49: Building the people's palace with Eric Klinenberg12/05/2019
    46:19
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    Episode 48: Keeping government open and transparent with Toby Nixon11/22/2019
    1:09:27
  9. 17.
    Episode 47: From the Bookmobile to regency romance, discovering the library11/15/2019
    34:46
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    Episode 46: Books and book'n'em with Alan Hardwick11/01/2019
    1:07:54
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    Episode 45: Serving community with Nate Nehring and Sue Norman10/25/2019
    57:42
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    Episode 44: Engineering a writing career with Bernadette Pajer10/19/2019
    51:58
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    Episode 43: Newspapers and journalism with The Herald's Phillip O'Connor10/11/2019
    1:02:46
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    Episode 42: Library card is the ultimate back-to-school supply10/04/2019
    41:01
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    Episode 41: Around the world with Mill Creek librarian Darlene Weber09/27/2019
    39:21
  16. 24.
    Episode 40: On the path to higher education with Paul Pitre09/20/2019
    1:09:39
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    Episode 39: The art of writing in the rain with Garth Stein09/13/2019
    59:39
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    Episode 38: The world's top librarian at the greatest library09/06/2019
    43:16
  19. 27.
    Episode 37: How to collect a collection with Jessica Russell08/30/2019
    29:54
  20. 28.
    Episode 36: Happy podcast anniversary!08/23/2019
    43:59
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    Episode 35: Singing the praises of opera and libraries with Lorraine Burdick08/16/2019
    41:27
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    Episode 34: Following passions for news and education with Lynne Varner08/08/2019
    1:01:29
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    Episode 33: Oso to opioids with Shari Ireton and the Sheriff’s Office07/26/2019
    53:52
  24. 32.
    Episode 32: Summer fun and Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation07/20/2019
    50:19
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    Episode 31: Behind the business and communications of Sno-Isle Libraries07/13/2019
    56:32
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    Episode 30: Third-graders Part 2, a community hero and book notes07/05/2019
    15:34
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    Episode 29: Actually live with Bill Stainton of ‘Almost Live!’06/28/2019
    1:16:03
  28. 36.
    Episode 28: Short stories on bestsellers, book notes and third-graders06/21/2019
    14:22
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    Episode 27: What's new at the libraries, reading with children, summer events and Kurt Batdorf06/13/2019
    1:01:30
  30. 38.
    Episode 26: How poetry chose an immigrant, Claudia Castro Luna06/07/2019
    48:00
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    Episode 25: Youth serving their future and ours06/01/2019
    51:09
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    Episode 24: Spotlight on Brian Rush and facilities stewardship05/24/2019
    23:29
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    Episode 23: Business and education align to build communities05/17/2019
    56:39
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    Episode 22: Stevens makes the Wheels go 'round05/10/2019
    38:41
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    Episode 21: 'Albatross' carries Chris Jordan to Whidbey lectures05/02/2019
    23:34
  36. 44.
    Episode 20: Strings, Selma and seeing the future04/26/2019
    29:40
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    Episode 19: Uniting the way with Allison Warren-Barbour04/19/2019
    1:05:31
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    Episode 18: Comics and audits and books, oh my!04/12/2019
    14:47
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    Episode 17: The ‘community’ in Community Transit with Emmett Heath04/05/2019
    1:13:20
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    Episode 16: Snow to strategic relations with Susan Hempstead03/29/2019
    1:06:55
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    Episode 15: ‘Finding Fixes’ comes to Sno-Isle Libraries03/22/2019
    1:11:35
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    Episode 14: Finding boundaries, balance with Sarri Gilman02/27/2019
    1:27:53
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    Episode 13: How to talk about depression with Bill Bernat01/18/2019
    57:42
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    Episode 12: The art of breaking glass with Jack Archibald12/28/2018
    1:09:12
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    Episode 11: Awakening the strength of community with Kathy Coffey12/14/2018
    51:51
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    Episode 10: Jonalyn Woolf-Ivory and 33 years of Sno-Isle Libraries11/22/2018
    1:08:39
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    Episode 9: Kenn Dickinson and teaching the transition game to executives11/15/2018
    46:11
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    Episode 8: Evolving through adversity with Seconde Nimenya11/08/2018
    55:42
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    Episode 7: How strong roots grow into local leaders10/22/2018
    1:01:22
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    Episode 6: Finding fulfillment (and coffee) through social enterprise09/28/2018
    1:00:34
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    Episode 5: From roots to rockets with Rob Branigin09/11/2018
    55:59
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    Episode 4: Strategically planning the library district08/31/2018
    59:11
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    Episode 3: Achieving breakthrough growth with Andrew Ballard08/20/2018
    49:25
  54. 62.
    Episode 2: Can Amazon really replace public libraries?08/08/2018
    34:14
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    Episode 1: Welcome to Check It Out!07/31/2018
    55:06

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