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Virtual Program Archive

Container Gardening with Natalie Martin 
Presented: Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
Program Recording: Container Gardening

Transformational Gardening with Natalie Martin 
Presented: Saturday, June 13th, 2020
Program Recording:  Transformational Gardening

Rain Gardens with Natalie Martin 
Presented: Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
Program Recording: Rain Gardens

Backyard Birds with Lisa Sons 
Presented: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
Program Recording: Backyard Birds

Landscaping for Birds with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
Program Recording: Landscaping for Birds

Moon Expedition 2024 with Joel Knapper
Presented: Tuesday, July 7th
Program Recording: Moon Expedition 2024

Mussels, Moonshine and Music with Dennis Stroughmatt
Presented: Tuesday, July 21st
Program Recording: Mussels, Moonshine, Music

Women of Space with Joel Knapper
Presented: Tuesday, August 4th
Program Recording:  Women of Space

Playing with the Enemy with Gary Moore
Presented: Tuesday, August 25th
Program Recording: Playing with the Enemy

Remarkable History of the U-505 with Voula Saridakis
Presented: Tuesday, September 1st
Program Recording: Remarkable History of the U-505

When the Men Were Gone with Marjorie Herrera Lewis
Presented: Tuesday, September 8th
Program Recording: When the Men Where Gone

Gardening with Bulbs for Beginners with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, September 15th
Program Recording:  Gardening with Bulbs for Beginners

Life on the Missouri River with John Lynn
Presented: Tuesday, September 22nd
Program Recording: Not Available

Preparing the Garden for Winter with Meg Overocker
Presented: Tuesday, October 6th
Program Recordng: Preparing the Garden for Winter

Waltzing Australia with Cynthia Clampitt
Presented: Tuesday, October 14th
Program Recording: Not Available

Fall Colors and Trees with Lisa Sons
Presented: Tuesday, October 20th
Program Recording: Fall Colors and Trees

A Look Behind the War of the Worlds Broadcast with Laura Keyes
Presented: Tuesday, October 27th
Program Recording: Not Available

Fall Bird Migration and Winter Feeding with Lisa Sons
Presented: Tuesday, November 10th
Program Recording:  Fall Bird Migration

Mt. Rainier: Best Laid Plans with Emily Kenny
Presented: Tuesday, November 17th
Program Recording: Mt. Rainier: Best Laid Plans

Keepsake Winter Centerpieces with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, December 1st
Program Recording: Keepsake Winter Centerpieces

Winter Backyard Bird Watching & Feeding with Lisa Sons
Presented: Tuesday, December 8th
Program Recording: Winter Backyard Bird Watching

Betty Crocker and Her Cookbook That Changed How America Cooks
Presented: Saturday, December 19th
Program Recording: Not Available

Pioneer Cemetery Prairies of Illinois with Chris Benda
Presented: Tuesday, January 12th
Program Recording:  Pioneer Cemetery Prairies of Illinois

From Uptown Girls to Downton Abbey with Claire Evans
Presented: Tuesday, January 26th
Program Recording: Not Available

The History of the Hershey Chocolate Company with Laura Keyes
Presented: Tuesday, Febraury 9th
Program Recording: Not Available

Growing Plants from Seeds with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, February 16th
Program Recording:  Growing Plants from Seeds

Pottering Around the U.K with Claire Evans
Presented: Tuesday, February 23rd
Program Recording: Not Available

An Evening with Lauren Willig (Band of Sisters)
Presented: Tuesday, March 9th
Program Recording:  An Evening with Lauren Willig

Beyond Hot Cross Buns with Father Dominic
Presented: Saturday, March 13th
Program Recording:  Not Available

Grow Your Own Food: No Matter Your Garden Size with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, March 16th
Program Recording:  Grow Your Own Food

Dixon Waterfowl Refuge: A Hidden Illinois Treasure
Presented: Tuesday, March 23rd
Program Recording: Dixon Waterfowl Refuge

Behind the Beautiful Dress: Making Cloth and Clothing of the  19th Century
Presented: Tuesday, April 6th
Program Recording: Beautiful Dress

Grow Your Own Beverage Garden with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, April 13th
Program Recording:  Beverage Garden

A Fireside Chat with John Sandford (and Carl Hiaasen!)
Presented: Wednesday, April 14th
Program Recording: Fireside Chat

What is Soaring Overhead this Spring? with Lisa Sons
Presented: Tuesday, April 20th
Program Recording: Soaring Overhead

Alex Kotlowitz with Mary Schmich
Presented: Thursday, May 6th
Program Recording: Not Available

Pizza: Beyond Red Sauce and Mozz with Father Dominic
Presented: Saturday, May 8th
Program Recording: Not Available

The Magical Migrating Monarch with Lisa Sons
Presented: Tuesday, May 11th
Program Recording:  Magical Migrating Monarch

Grow Your Own Appetizer Garden with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, May 18th
Program Recording:  Appetizer Garden

Dickey Chapelle Under Fire with John Garofolo
Presented: Tuesday, May 25th
Program Recording: Dickey Chapelle

Grow Your Own Main Dishes and Sides with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, June 8th
Program Recording:  Main Dishes and Sides

Senator Dirksen's Humble Upbringing with Tiffany White
Presented: Tuesday, June 15th
Program Recording: Senator Dirksen

Exploring Starved Rock: The Familiar and the Unfamiliar
Presented: Tuesday, June 22nd
Program Recording:  Starved Rock

The Woman That Could Not Silence - Kate Moore
Presented:  Tuesday, June 26th
Program Recording:  Kate Moore

The Social Graces - Renee Rosen
Presented: Tuesday, July 13th
Program Recording:  The Social Graces

Just Desserts! with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, July 20th
Program Recording: Just Desserts!

County Fair with the Bread Monk
Presented: Saturday, July 24th
Program Recording: Not Available

Mary Anning on England's Jurassic Coast with Claire Evans
Presented: Tuesday, August 3rd
Program Recording:  Not Available

Cooking with Garbage with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, August 17th
Program Recording:  Cooking with Garbarge

In Remembrance - September 11th, 2001
Presented: Saturday, September 11th
Program Recording:  Not Available

An Evening with Gary Ginsberg
Presented: Monday, September 13th
Program Recording:  Gary Ginsberg

Undertaking a Big Garden Project with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, September 14th
Program Recording:  Big Garden Project

Twin Disasters: 150th Anniversary of the Great Chicago and Peshtigo Fires
Presented: Tuesday, September 28th
Program Recording:  Twin Disasters

Composting for Beginners with Natalie Martin
Presented:  Tuesday, October 5th
Program Recording:  Composting

Saving Jemima: Life and Love of a Hard-Luck Jay with Julie Zickefoose
Prested:  Tuesday, October 19th
Program Recording:  Saving Jemima

Author in the Spotlight: Chris Bohjalian
Presented: Wednesday, October 27th
Program Recording:  Not Available

Behind the Scenes of LaSalle's Celebration of Lights
Presented: Tuesday, November 9th
Program Recording:  Celebration of Lights

Bake Your Way Through the Holidays with Father Dominic
Presented: Saturday, November 13th
Program Recording:  Not Available

Natural Thanksgiving Centerpieces with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, November 16th
Program Recording:  Natural Thanksgiving

An Afternoon with Lynsey Addario (Photographing Afghanistan)
Presented: Sunday, November 21st
Program Recording: Not Available

A Day That Will Live in Infamy: The 80th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor with Kimberley Ortega
Presented: Tuesday, November 30th
Program Recording: Not Available

Happy Christmas at Home: Celebrating the Holiday, UK Style with Claire Evans
Presented: Saturday, December 4th
Program Recording: Not Available

Upcycling Christmas with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, December 14th
Program Recording: Upcycling Christmas

New York City Ballet's George Balanchine's The Nutcracker
Presented: Tuesday, December 21st
Program Recording:  Not Available

Quick and Slow: Soups and Stews with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, January 18th
Program Recording: Soups and Stews

Depicting the Divine with Laura Mueller
Presented:  Tuesday, January 25th
Program Recording:  Depicting the Divine

An Evening with Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Presented: Wednesday, January 26th
Program Recording: Not Available

Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie 101 (Part 1) with Veronica Hinke
Presented:  Tuesday, Febraury 1st
Program Recording: Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

Puff Pastry Valentines with Father Dominic
Presented: Tuesday, February 5th
Program Recording: Not Available

Remembering Route 66 with Leslie Goddard
Presented:  Tuesday, February 15th
Program Recording: Not Available

An Evening with Jasmine Guillory
Presented: Wednesday, February 16th
Program Recording:  Not Available

Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie 101 (Part 2) with Joe Wheeler
Presented: Tuesday, March 1st
Program Recording:  Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

One Hundred and Sixty Minutes: The Race to Save the RMS Titanic
Presented: Tuesday, March 8th
Program Recording: Not Available

Radium Girls - A Conversation with Kate Moore
Presented: Saturday, March 12th
Program Recording: Radium Girls

Destination Heartland History with Cynthia Clampitt
Presented: Tuesday, March 15th
Program Recording:  Not Available

Historic Mexican Recipes: A Window to a Culture
Preseted: Tuesday, March 22nd
Program Recording:  Historic Mexican Recipes

An Evening with Jenny Lawson
Presented: Wednesday, March 30th
Program Recording: Not Available

Did Black Lives Matter in Early Illinois?
Presented: Monday, April 4th
Program Recording: Not Available

Pollinator Pathways - Plant Your Patch! with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, April 12th
Program Recording: Pollinator Pathways 

From Merlin to Doc Martin: A Real-Life Travel Guide to the Best of England’s Dramatic Cornwall  with Claire Evans
Presented: Tuesday, April 19th
Program Recording - Not Available

Cerealism Virtual Workshop with Pop Artist, Michael Albert
Presented: Tuesday, April 26th
Program Recording: Cerealism Virtual Workshop

An Evening with Nick Offerman & Jeff Tweedy
Presented: Wednesday, April 27th,
Program Recording: Not Available

Virtual Screening - My Garden of a Thousand Bees
Presented: Tuesday, May 10th
Program Recording:  My Garden of a Thousand Bees
Note - recording is only of the Q/A portion. 

Britain's Hidden Treasures with Claire Evans
Presented: Tuesday, May 17th
Program Recording: Not Available

American Vacation: 12,000 Miles Into the Wild West
Presented: Monday, May 23rd
Program Recording: American Vacation

An Evening with Jessamine Chan & Emily Maloney
Presented: Wednesday, May 25th
Program Recording:  Not Available

Ultimate Presentation for Cubs Nation with Marty Gitlan
Presented: Tuesday, June 7th
Program Recording:  Cubs Nation

An Evening with Andrea Elliot
Presented: Monday, June 13th
Program Recording: Invisible Child

The Story of We the People (Virtual Tour)
Presented: Tuesday, June 14th
Program Recording: We the People
Recording is password protected - request access by emailing rblomquist@lasalle.lib.il.us. 

SNAP! Easy Meals to Make with Natalie Martin
Presented: Tuesday, June 21st
Program Recording:  SNAP! Easy Meals 

An Evening with Kwame Onwuachi
Presented: Wednesday, June 22nd
Program Recording: Kwame Onwuachi  (password - MYAMERICA)