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Austin Public Library

Sep 21, 2016

Miguel Ojeda and John Zakoor of Migrant Kids visited with the Austin Public Library and discussed the art of performing, growing as artists, and reading. Visit Migrant Kids at http://www.migrantkids.com/ All music in this episode appears courtesy of Migrant Kids.


Sep 13, 2016

In this episode of Austin Focus, Tim Staley, Executive Director of the Library Foundation, talks to the Austin Public Library about the importance of libraries in communities, why libraries need your support and how you can get involved. Learn more about the Library Foundation at www.austinlibrary.org.


Sep 12, 2016

In this episode of Austin Focus, Lori Renteria tells the true story of "Homer the Goose" (1988-2015), the world-renowned mascot for people experiencing homelessness in Austin. Learn more about Homer and the movement that continues today at http://www.challengernewspaper.org.


Sep 8, 2016

Austin Soul singer Tameca Jones visited with the Austin Public Library and discussed her music life and the influence of poetry on her song writing process. Music in this episode appears courtesy of Tameca Jones. Visit Tameca Jones at http://tamecajones.com/