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Friday: 9 AM-5 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 3 PM
 
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Events @ the Library

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EVENTS CALENDAR

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Everyone

Winter Read
December 21 – January 19
Read books! Win prizes!

Raptor Program with Hoo's Wood's
Tuesday, January 29, 6:00 pm
Join us as we welcome back Dianne Moller and several of her beautiful raptors including Hickory, a barred owl! This program will help you understand and appreciate co-existence between wildlife and humans and the importance of preserving the world in which we live.

Friends of the Library Book Sale
Friday, February 1, Noon-5 pm
Saturday, February 2, 9 am-3 pm
Great books at even better prices. This sale will feature many vintage and collectible books in addition to the usual treasures. Something for everyone! Proceeds support library programming.


KIDS Download a Storytime Schedule

Dance, Sing, & Play
Thursdays at 10 am
Singing, movement activities, rhymes, and fingerplays. Whether we’re using puppets, scarves, beanbags or blocks, this 30 minute program helps to build vocabulary skills, motor skills, and creativity. Time for free play follows the program.

Storytime
Mondays at 10 am
Sharing books is one of the most important things we can do to encourage a love of reading. Stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft in this 45 minute program!
Time for free play follows the program.

Art on The Go!
While you’re at the library picking up some great books to read, stop by the “Art on the Go” table. A new project each week.

Pajama Storytime
Wednesday, January 16, 6:30-7:15 pm
Fun for the whole family! Share some stories, songs, and activities!

Ocean Conservation Art Challenge
Wednesday, February 13, 4:30-5:30 pm

Learn how you can help protect our ocean ecosystems. We will be creating ocean creature art work as part of the Students Rebuild Ocean Challenge. For every creature we create, funds are donated to help with ocean conservation. All school aged children are welcome.

Lego Building Adventures
Monday, February 18, 3:30–4:30 pm
Bring your creativity and we will supply the Legos. Have fun building! All school aged children are welcome.

Pajama Storytime
Thursday, February 21, 6:30-7:15 pm
Fun for the whole family! Share some stories, songs, and activities!




TEENS & TWEENS Grades 5 and up

Seed Packing Party
Thursday, January 17, 3:30-4:30 pm
Listen to music, hang out with friends, and help the library by packing seeds for this spring’s seed library!

EPL Teen Short Film Festival
Tuesday, January 22, 3:30-4:45 pm
View and vote on your favorite short films in a variety of categories! Popcorn and beverages will be provided.

Craft Café: Candles
Thursday, January 31, 6:30 pm
Bring an adult and let’s make some candles together! This program is intergenerational -open to adults and teens ages 12 and up . Register for this program by Friday, January 25 by calling the library at 884-4511.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
Please apply by January 31.
Do you have ideas for fun teen programs? Do you want to have a say in teen services offered by the library? Stop by the front desk and pick up an application to join our new Teen Advisory Board (TAB) today! Apply online here.

Red Cross Blood Drive
Wednesday, January 30, 1-6 pm

Chinese New Year Crafts
Stop by the library from February 4-8 to celebrate the Chinese New Year (begins on Feb. 5).
Different crafts and activities will be offered throughout the week, with a free fortune cookie for teens on Tuesday!

Craft Café: Ribbon Wreaths -- intergenerational program
Thursday, February 7, 6:30pm
Create a beautiful ribbon wreath with friends! Ages 12 and up. Please register at the library by Monday, February 4th.

Hide-a-Heart
Wednesday, February 13, 3:30-4:30 pm

Come celebrate Valentine’s Day early by making paper hearts to hide inside library books. When someone finds a heart, they can return it at the desk for a special treat! Snacks provided.

TAB Meeting
Tuesday, February 26, 3:30-4:30 pm
First meeting of our newly formed Teen Advisory Board!

 


ADULTS

One-to-One Technology Tutor
Ongoing – Schedule an Appointment
Need help downloading an audiobook to your phone? Not sure how to set up an e-mail account? Want some assistance using Google Docs? Our staff is happy to help with all kinds of technology needs! Sign up for a free 30-minute tutoring session!

January

Community Book Bunch
Third Thursdays at 6:30 pm
Join us at a local restaurant for a lively discussion on a variety of books. Anyone who has read the book is welcome. Copies are available at the library the month prior to the discussion.

  • January 17, 6:30 pm
    Wonder by R.J. Palacio
    Country View, 1801 E State Rd 59, Milton, WI 53563

Seed Packing Party
Wednesday, January 23, 10:00 am
Help us get ready for the second year of our system wide seed catalog!

Edgerton Writer's Group
Monday, January 28, 6-8 pm
Second & Fourth Monday of the Month,
Join with other local writers to review work, share tips, and improve your skills.  All are welcome.

Craft Café: Candles
Thursday, January 31, 6:30 pm
Bring a friend and let’s make some candles together! This program is intergenerational - open to adults and teens ages 12 and up. Register for this program by Friday, January 25 by calling the library at 884-4511.

February

Local History Club
Wednesday, February 6, 9:30 am
Come help preserve Edgerton history.

Craft Café: Ribbon Wreaths -- intergenerational program
Thursday, February 7, 6:30pm
Create a beautiful ribbon wreath with friends! Ages 12 and up. Please register at the library by Monday, February 4th.

Edgerton Writer's Group
Monday, February 11, 6-8 pm
Second & Fourth Monday of the Month,
Join with other local writers to review work, share tips, and improve your skills.  All are welcome.

Coloring Club
Wednesday, February 13, 6:00 pm
Open to the public! Come unwind with some colorful conversation and create a masterpiece.

Community Book Bunch
Third Thursdays, 6:30 pm
Join us at a local restaurant for a lively discussion on a variety of books. Anyone who has read the book is welcome. Copies are available at the library the month prior to the discussion.
February 21, 6:30 pm - Stranger in the Woods, by Michael Finkel at Lake House Inn, 1612 E Hotel Dr, Edgerton

Edgerton Writer's Group
Monday, February 25, 6-8 pm
Second & Fourth Monday of the Month,
Join with other local writers to review work, share tips, and improve your skills.  All are welcome.

CSA Informational Program
Thursday, February 28, 6:00 pm
Have you wanted to join a CSA but don’t know where to begin? Let local organic farmer, Kyle Thom, explain the benefits of a CSA membership and how to go about finding a farm and enrolling. Please register for your spot by Monday, February 25.

 

           

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