013: Protecting Each Other

It's Mental Health Awareness Month, so we’re joined by very special guest... Meg Hasselman, Program Coordinator and all-around great advocate from Kansas Suicide Prevention HQ (KSPHQ)!

Oranges & Peaches is recorded in the SOUND+VISION Studio at Lawrence Public Library. Thanks to Joel Bonner for composing our jingle and editing the show.


O&P Show Notes

Summer Reading is here! There are prizes! It’s just for kids and teens this year, log your reading on the paper forms or use Beanstack. Adults can still do reading challenges this summer! Check out the Book Squad Goals.

RIP Hoopla : ( But we still have an ebook/digital audiobook service called Libby/Overdrive. It’s great! 

The Sound + Vision studio is open! Details here for booking.

On July 16, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number will become 9-8-8! Lots of details are here. Right now, the number is still 1-800-273-8255 (TALK). Background on 10-digit dialing. 

Mental Health Resources in the Community:

Library Resources:


Meg is reading...

Broken Horses

Razorblade Tears

Ruby is reading...

Convenience Store Woman

Hazlett is reading...

Being Together in Place

The Book of Form and Emptiness


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