CCLS Media and Podcast

CCLS Media and Podcasts:
Coffee with a Library Videos:

CWAL 6-3-2024 Thumbnail - Copy Headquarters Library presents “Coffee with a Librarian” at 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236 on Monday, June 3, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Join us for a caffeinated conversation with Clayton County’s Library Director, Mr. Scott Parham, and guest Economic Development Officer, Ms. Erica Rocker. Watch us live on our Clayton County Library YouTube channel or join us in person. Visit us at claytonpl.org or call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
CWAL Thumbnail 5-5-2024 - Copy Headquarters Library presents “Coffee with a Librarian” at 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236 on Monday, May 6, 2024 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Join us for a caffeinated conversation with Clayton County’s Mr. Scott Parham, Director of Library Services and guest Mr. Tim Sweat, Interim Fire Chief. Watch us live on our Clayton County Library YouTube channel or join us in person. Visit us at claytonpl.org or call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
CWAL YT Thumbnail  04-01-24 - Copy Headquarters Library presents “Coffee with a Librarian” at 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236 on Monday, April 1, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Join us for a caffeinated conversation with Scott Parham, Director of Library Services and guest Tasha Mosley, Clayton County District Attorney. Watch us live on our Clayton County Library YouTube channel or join us in person. Visit us at claytonpl.org or call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
CWAL IG  3-4-24 Thumbnail  - Copy Headquarters Library presents “Coffee with a Librarian” at 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236 on Monday, March 4, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Join us for a caffeinated conversation with Clayton County’s Scott Parham, Director of Library Services and guests Detrick Standford, Chief Operating Officer, Board of Commissioners and Landry Merkison, Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Board of Commissioners. Watch us live on our Clayton County Library YouTube channel or join us in person. Visit us at claytonpl.org or call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
2-5-24 CWAL YT Thumbnail  - Copy Join us in person or on our YouTube live stream for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham and guest, Mr. Larry Vincent, Executive Director, Development Authority of Clayton County on Monday, February 5, 2024, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Rd., Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
1-8-2024 CWAL Thumbnail - Copy Join us for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham and guests, Ms. Tori Strawter Tanks, Clayton County, Director of Senior Services and Ms. Melissa Myers Bristol Clayton County Asst. Director of Senior Services on Monday, January 8, 2024, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
12-4-2023 CWAL Thumbnail - Copy (2) Join us for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham and guest, Ms. Meredith Smith, Training Supervisor from the Clayton County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Program on Monday, December 4, 2023, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
11-6-2023 CWAL Thumbnail - Copy Join us for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham and guest, Mr. Miguel Lloyd from the Atlanta Black Chamber on Monday, November 6, 2023, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
HQ Coffee with a Librarian 10-02-023 Thumbnail - Copy Join us for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham and guest Clayton County Solicitor General Charles A. Brooks on Monday, October 2, 2023, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video.
HQ 9-11-23 Coffee with a Librarian Thumbnail  - Copy Join us for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham on Monday, September 11, 2023, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Click here for video. 

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Join us for "Coffee with a Librarian" and have a caffeinated conversation with Guest Host Sherri Stanley, Assistant Director, Branch Services and Training, on Monday, August 7, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850, ext. 2, for more information. Click here for video. 

HQ 7-3-23 Coffee with Librarian Thumbnail  - Copy Join us for “Coffee with a Librarian” and have a caffeinated conversation with Library Director Scott Parham on Monday, July 3, 2023, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 865 Battle Creek Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236. Call 770-473-3850 ext. 2 for more information. Click here for video. 
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Join the Clayton County Library System for “Coffee with a Librarian” with Library Director Scott Parham on Monday, June 5, 2023, from 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park Branch Library, 4812 West Street, Forest Park, GA 30297. Click here for video. 

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Conversations with Grace FM Interview 12/03/23

"Conversations Grace FM" Library Radio Interview with host Jada Bird, Asst. Director Ruphina Ozoh, and Asst. Director Rebecca James on December 3, 2023.


Clayton County Library System Asst. Director, Ruphina Ozoh and Asst. Director, Rebecca James along with Clayton connected Podcast host, Vallerie L. Fuller talk Hoopla Showcase! Free resources for the whole family to borrow and enjoy from a digital library platform featuring audiobooks, eBooks, comics, movies, TV, magazines, or music everywhere… right at your fingertips, It’s a great option just in time for the holiday break using your computer, phone, car, or your TV. All you need is a library card!

 

March 2023 interview hosted by Valerie L. Fuller, Clayton County Communications Administrator with CCLS Asst. Director, Ruphina Ozoh and CCLS Asst. Director, Rebecca James. You won't believe the FREE 21st Century resources that are available at all Clayton County library branches!  FREE training! FREE access to Internet! FREE online tutoring and much more! Citizens of our diverse community have a full range of library services that meet their informational, educational and leisure interests, fostering the love of reading in our youth and the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for all in Clayton County...where the world lands and opportunities take off!


CCLS Podcast "You've Been Read" 

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Clayton County Library System's Podcast "You've Been Read!" episode 9 "Tech Savvy Seniors", welcomes Michelle Nash, Founder of www.itsenterprisesinc.com to the “Hot Seat” interview to discuss how her organization partners with CCLS to bring technology classes to Clayton County seniors in order to bridge the technology gap. Hosts Meresha, Kim, and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their book recommendations. Click here for video. 

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Clayton County Library System's Podcast "You've Been Read!" episode 9 "Tech Savvy Seniors", welcomes Michelle Nash, Founder of www.itsenterprisesinc.com to the “Hot Seat” interview to discuss how her organization partners with CCLS to bring technology classes to Clayton County seniors in order to bridge the technology gap. Hosts Meresha, Kim, and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their book recommendations. Click here to view.

You've Been Read! Ep 7 Thumbnail  - Copy Clayton County Library System's Podcast "You've Been Read!" episode 7 "The Jersey Peach Gardener", welcomes Chastity Mills a.k.a. "The Jersey Peach Gardener" to the “Hot Seat” interview to discuss Clayton County's Community Gardening Program as well as offers helpful advice for the fall planting season. Hosts M.J., Kim and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their "Throw the Books at Them" book recommendations. Click here to view.

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Clayton County Library System's Podcast "You've Been Read!" episode 6 "Hot Seat-a-Thon" welcomes Thaddaus E. Dawson, Jr., Founder of 10,000 Black Appraisers Inc. to explain his organizations mission to address the persistent disparity in property valuations faced by people of color. Next Mr. Craig Coleman, Coordinator of Library/Media Services from the Clayton County Public Schools visits the “Hot Seat” interview to discuss the school district’s initiatives and partnerships with CCLS for the upcoming school year. Hosts Meresha, Kim and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their "Throw the Books at Them" book recommendations. Click here to view.

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Clayton County Library System's Podcast "You've Been Read!" episode 5 "Summer Blooms in June" welcomes Ms. Yolanda Pickstock, Legislative Director of Georgia STAND-UP to the "Hot Seat" interview, where she explains the organization's efforts to promote civic engagement, economic justice, affordable housing, transit equity, and health equity for Black and working-class communities. Hosts Meresha, Kim and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their "Throw the Books at Them" book recommendations. Clickhere to view.

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Clayton County Library System's Podcast "You've Been Read!" episode 4 "Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise" welcomes Ms. Belinda Eleby, CCLS, Financial Literacy Outreach Coordinator to the "Hot Seat" interview, where she explains the financial, health, and workplace resources available from the Library System. Hosts Meresha, Kim and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their "Throw the Books at Them" book recommendations.  Click here to view.

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You've Been Read! podcast episode 3 welcomes Ms. Maureen Rothenberg, CCLS, Collections Management Librarian to the Hot Seat interview, where she explains how she orders the books, electronic resources, and learning devices for the Library System. Hosts Meresha, Kim, and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their "Throw the Books at Them" book recommendations. Click here to view.

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You've Been Read! podcast episode 2 welcomes Clayton County Department of Information Technology, Interim Chief Information Officer, Jaime Montalvo, Digital Equity Administrator, Takiyah J. Thomas, LGCIO, and Digital Equity Associate, Kristin Hunt for a "Hot Seat" interview. The ladies share their sentiments of how "The I.T. Department serves all of the Clayton County Departments so that all of the Departments can serve the community". Meresha, Kim, and Andre share updates about what's new with Clayton County Library System and share their "Throw the Books at Them" book recommendations. Click here to view.

You've Been Read! Episode 1 Thumbnail  - Copy - Copy “You’ve Been Read!” podcast episodes will serve as complements to existing library programs and services discussions will focus on innovation, relevance, library advocacy, and reader advisory. Click here to view.

 
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To contribute to the success of the citizens of our diverse community by offering a full range of library services that meet their informational, educational and leisure interests, fostering the love of reading in our youth and the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for all.