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Friends of the Library Basket Auction
All day event

Preschool Storytime
10:00 am to 10:30 am in the Story Time Room

Play Chess!
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Book Show Reception
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

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Friends of the Library Gift Basket Silent Auction
The Friends are holding a silent basket auction. The auction will begin on Monday April 7 and run through 6 pm on Wednesday April 16. Basket themes include: babies, Downton Abbey fans, writers, decorators, picnickers, puzzle lovers, and tailgaters. The baskets will be located near the main entrance. Bid as often as you like. These are GREAT gifts and help to support YOUR library! You can view photos of the baskets with lists of their contents here.


Author Larry Watson on Saturday, April 19 at 1 pm
Larry Watson is the author of the critically acclaimed titles Montana 1948, Orchard and his most recent novel Let Him Go. Watson taught writing and literature at the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point for 25 years before joining the faculty at Marquette University in 2003 as a Visiting Professor. You can read more about him here.


Enter Our Contest To Win An Earth Day Prize!
All you have to do is check out 5 or more books between April 1 and 21. We will pick the winners on April 22, Earth Day! We will have prizes for kids and grownups. Prizes will include earth-friendly items for home and garden use, as well as a $25 gift certificate from the Velveteen Rabbit. You can enter each time you check out 5 or more books.

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Library Staff Blog

The library staff have a blog? We review books, audio books, Web sites, new technology and more. Follow the blog here.


Did you notice the search box above the orange menu? You can use this box to search the library site, google, look up words in a dictionary, look up your weather and a lot more. Find out more...

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