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Two Chaps Chatting: Podcast #1

Gareth Blakesley, Operations Manager at the Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens, chatted with Jesse Blazek, Director of the Palos Heights Public Library about upcoming events, nature writing, and some of their favorite recent reads.

 

Events discussed in this podcast:
Nature by the Book - March 29 at the Library
Nature & Literature Festival - April 29 at Lake Katherine
Nature by the Book - June 7 at the Library

Books discussed in this podcast:
Native American Trail Marker Trees: Marking Paths Through the Wilderness by Dennis Downes
Swordfish and the Star by Gavin Knight
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson
Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World by Mark Kurlansky
Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot by Robert Macfarlane
H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
On Trails by Robert Moor
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
High Tide in Tucson: Essays from Now or Never by Barbara Kingsolver

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