Podcasts We Love
Several of us on staff listen to podcasts and love to talk about them, so we thought we'd share some of our favorites with you.
The Adventure Zone
Three adult brothers and their father play Dungeons and Dragons together. Hilarity ensues. It’s silly, light, and enjoyable even for people who have never played D&D.
Episodes are 3-4 hours each and go into detail about different historical events. A podcast for history lovers and not just casual listeners.
A mother and daughter discuss knitting and review knitting books and materials. A great podcast for new and experienced knitters alike.
NPR describes this podcast as ”Imagine getting a beer with your economist friend and actually having an enjoyable conversation about money!” Focuses a lot on behavioral economics. It’s fun. We promise.
Pop Culture Happy Hour
Discusses popular music, movies, TV, and books. It’s a great way to keep up-to-date on popular media.
Like This American Life but with a science spin.
This American Life
Quite a few of us listen to this podcast that tells stories that range from funny to fascinating to profound and back again.
WTF Podcast with Marc Maron
A comedian interivews comedians, musicians, and other artists.
-Contributions from Annalise Ammer (Children's Librarian), Anne Hicks (Children's Librarian), Adrienne Furness (Director), and Jen Barth (Adult Services Librarian).