Calendar of Events

 
 
  
 
 
 
  
August 27
Free Movie, "The Angry Birds Movie"
11 a.m. | Library Meeting Room
Flightless birds lead a mostly happy existence, except for Red (Jason Sudeikis), who just can't get past the daily annoyances of life. His temperament leads him to anger management class, where he meets fellow misfits Chuck (Josh Gad) and Bomb. Red becomes even more agitated when his feathered brethren welcome green pigs to their island paradise. As the swine begin to get under his skin, Red joins forces with Chuck and Bomb to investigate the real reason behind their mysterious arrival. This movie is rated PG and light snacks will be available.
 
August 29
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
August 29
Movie Mondays, "Rudy"
6 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Rudy Ruettiger (Sean Astin) wants to play football at the University of Notre Dame, but has neither the money for tuition nor the grades to qualify for a scholarship. Rudy redoubles his efforts to get out of the steel mill where his father works when his best friend (Christopher Reed) dies in an accident there. Overcoming his dyslexia thanks to his friend and tutor, D-Bob (Jon Favreau), Rudy gains admission to Notre Dame and begins to fight his way onto the school's fabled football team. This movie is rated PG and light snacks will be available.
 
August 30
Children's Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
Kids of all ages are invited to join us for Storytime and listen to stories being read aloud.
 
August 31
Summer Reading Program Ends!
Make sure to turn in your reading logs by the end of August and collect the prizes you've earned!
 
 
 
September 3-5
Library closed for the Labor Day Holiday
 
September 6
Book Club
10:30 a.m. | Library Classroom
Join us for a lively discussion of All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.
 
September 12
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
September 14
Curious George Read to a Dog
4-4:45 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We're celebrating the 75th birthday of Curious George with a special Read to a Dog event! This popular program invites young readers to practice reading aloud to dogs who are certified by Therapy Dogs International. Our Curious George-themed Read to a Dog will feature Curious George books, treats, prizes, and a craft. Make sure to RSVP for this birthday celebration by calling 715-394-8866.
 
September 15
Learn from a National Chess Master
6:30 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Learn about chess from National Master Dane Mattson! This rating and title is bestowed upon the top 1% of all United States Chess Federation tournament players. Mattson’s current rating is 2200+! All are invited to attend this free chess lecture and learn strategies and tips that will improve your chess skills. Special thanks to the Victoria Gotsky Trachtenberg Reading Fund for sponsoring this program. 
 
September 19
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
September 20
Children's Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
Kids of all ages are invited to join us for Storytime and listen to stories being read aloud.
 
September 22
Author reading and Memoir-writing workshop with Felicia Schneiderhan
6 p.m. | Library Meeting Room
Join us as we welcome local author Felicia Schneiderhan to the library! She'll read from her memoir, Newlyweds Afloat. Copies of her book will be available for sale. Following the reading, participants are encouraged to join a Memoir-writing workshop taught by Felicia. She'll lead participants through a series of coaching exercises to help you with your writing efforts. To register, please call 715-394-8860.
 
September 26
Lego Club
6-8 p.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination!
 
September 27
Children's Storytime
10:30 a.m. | Children's Room Storyboat
Kids of all ages are invited to join us for Storytime and listen to stories being read aloud.