Kids | Teens | Adults

LIBRARY CLOSINGS

Monday, December 24: Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 25: Christmas

Monday, December 31: New Year's Eve
We will close at 3:00 PM on December 31.

Tuesday, January 1: New Year's Day


ALL AGES

Available to Everyone

Food For Fines
Through December 31
Pay your library fines and help others in need. Bring a donation for the area food pantry and we will forgive your library fines. You may not use food donations to pay for lost or damaged materials.

KIDS

Early Literacy Programs

Storytime
Wednesdays at 10am
Stories, songs, and other early literacy activities that help develop pre-reading skills for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. For ages 0-5 and caregivers.

Family Storytime

Thursdays at 6pm
Fun for the whole family! Stories, songs, and other early learning activities for children of all ages and their caregivers.

Music & Movement
Fridays at 10am
Move, groove, swing, and sway at this musical and dance filled storytime for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

Baby Play Group

Saturdays at 10am
Stories, songs, and playtime for our youngest library patrons! Help your baby develop listening and language skills while having fun and getting to know other families. For babies and their caregivers.

Children's Programs

Book Buddies
Select Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30pm
A Book Club for beginning readers! Together we’ll read a new book each month and do fun activities based on that book. Activities will vary each month and may include reader’s theater, science experiments, arts and crafts projects, and more! Recommended for kids in grades K-3. Register online.

  • Tuesday, January 8 - Wolf in the Snow by Matthew Cordell
  • Tuesday, February 12 - When’s My Birthday? By Julie Fogliano

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TEENS AND TWEENS

Teen Late Night
Friday, February 22 from 7-10pm
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to an afterhours event! Hang out with friends, play games, watch a movie, eat snacks, and make slime to take home. RSVP Required – RSVP online at als.lib.wi.us/EFPL before Wednesday, February 20th to reserve your spot!

Youth Advisory Council - Beginning in 2019!
Beginning in January
Do you love your library? This group guides decisions about library events and collections for young people. Earn volunteer hours, meet new friends, and make a difference in your community! Joining the council is a yearlong commitment starting in January 2019. The group will meet about once a month. Meeting dates and times will be decided by the group in January.

  • For grades 7-11
  • Applications are due Saturday, January 5th. Applications are available online at als.lib.wi.us/EFPL.
  • Contact Assistant Director Alison O'Brien with questions!
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ADULTS

Antemeridians Book Club
Select Tuesdays at 10:30am
Copies are available at the library. No registration is required.

  • December 18 - Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  • February 19 - Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
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Writers Group

Meets monthly on the 1st Tuesday at 5:45pm and 3rd Monday at 12:30pm
No Meetings Currently Scheduled
Meet up with other neighbors in the area who are interested in writing. All experience and levels are welcome, as are all genres and ages.

  • Writers Group will try to meet off site in October through the end of the year during the library expansion construction.

Farm Girls Meet Up

Once a month on Saturdays at 10:30am
No Meetings Currently Scheduled
Calling All Farm Girls! Join us other kindred spirits at a series of gatherings this fall.

  • Farm Girls will try to meet off site in October through the end of the year during the library expansion construction.

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