OCLS Podcast
Experience the Orange County Library System (Orlando, Florida area) through program highlights, storytelling, and more!
The Orange County Library System is pleased to announce its participation in The Big Read, a partnership with The National Endowment for the Arts and Arts Midwest, encouraging literary reading by asking communities to come together to read and discuss one book. The Orange County Library System has chosen Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston as the community novel.  Visit www.ocls.info/BigRead for more info and a schedule of events. (11:33)
Direct download: bigreadkickoff_vodcast.mp4
Category:OCLS Events -- posted at: 7:48am EST

Music at the Library presents Jackie Kopco, a singer/songwriter from the Central Florida area, live at Library Central.  Recorded September 8, 2006. (12:29)
Direct download: 090806music_vodcast.mp4
Category:OCLS Events -- posted at: 1:51pm EST

The Friends of the Library presents the witty, no-nonsense astrologer, William Lamb, the Horoscope Man. Lamb makes regular appearances on Orlando radio shows and is syndicated across the country. The Secrets of Your Rising Sign is his first book. (10:40)
Direct download: HoroscopeMan_vodcast.mp4
Category:OCLS Events -- posted at: 1:33pm EST

Your mission is to learn more about Teen Gaming Nights at the library. Don't delay, victory is waiting. (2 min)
Direct download: january_2007_-_gaming.wma
Category: -- posted at: 8:50am EST

Your mission is to learn more about Teen Gaming Nights at the library. Don't delay, victory is waiting. (2 min)
Direct download: january_2007_-_gaming.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 8:44am EST

"The Serpent in the Mirror" as told by OCLS Department Head Gregg Gronlund is an adaptation of a Bolivian Folktale.  In this tale, a young princess wonders what can be causing the strange change in her twin sister's behavior, and the seemingly incurable illness of their father the king.  When a young man with a magic mirror arrives in the kingdom to help, will her father's life be saved?  And will the mystery of her sister's behavior be solved?  Listen to the tale to find out.
Direct download: january_child_pod_2007.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 2:27pm EST

"The Serpent in the Mirror" as told by OCLS Department Head Gregg Gronlund is an adaptation of a Bolivian Folktale.  In this tale, a young princess wonders what can be causing the strange change in her twin sister's behavior, and the seemingly incurable illness of their father the king.  When a young man with a magic mirror arrives in the kingdom to help, will her father's life be saved?  And will the mystery of her sister's behavior be solved?  Listen to the tale to find out.
Direct download: january_child_pod_2007.wma
Category: -- posted at: 2:04pm EST

The Friends of the Library presents Les Standiford, author of Last Train to Paradise, this year's Central Florida Reads selection.  Last Train to Paradise stunningly depicts the Key West Railroad's spectacular rise and dramatic fall and the man behind it all.  November 11, 2006. (07:43)
Direct download: LesStandiford_vodcast.mp4
Category:OCLS Events -- posted at: 7:23am EST