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Friday: 9 AM-5 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 3 PM
 
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Edgerton, WI 53534
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Events @ the Library



Kids | Teens | Adults

Events for all ages!
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CLOSED FOR PAINTING ON SATURDAY, APRIL 29
CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY ON MONDAY, MAY 29

KIDS

MONDAYS
Storytimes - at 10 a.m.
Sharing books is one of the most important things we can do to encourage a love of reading.
Join Kirsten for stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft in this 45 minute program!
Time for free play follows the program.
Upcoming Storytime Themes: March 6-Fruits & Veggies, March 13-Cookies, March 20-Soup, March 27-Frogs

THURSDAYS
Dance, Sing and Play – Every Thursday at 10 a.m.
Join Kirsten for some 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.

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
for a new creative project!

Third Monday Fun-Day
March 20 at 3:15 p.m.
Lego challenge, experiment, and a craft! All school aged kids are welcome at this program.


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TEENS & TWEENS
Refreshments served at activities.

Anime Club
Thursdays, April 20, May 18 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Like anime and graphic novels? Want to try some Japanese snacks?
Enjoy watching anime with others who share your interests.

“NO SCHOOL” MOVIE DAY!
Friday, April 14 from 1-3 p.m.
“Guardians of the Galaxy” Bring a friend and enjoy a movie and a snack.

“Peep Art!”
Friday, April 14, ALL DAY
Try your hand at some Marvel themed “Peep Art” – drop in program in the teen area!




ADULTS

Special Events:

BOOK SALES:
May 19 & 20; July 14 & 15; October 20 & 21
Fridays from 12 noon - 5 p.m., Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.
Save the dates for our upcoming sales! Sponsored by the Friends of the Edgerton Public Library, these sales offer great books at even better prices! There’s something for everyone!

Adult Coloring Club
Wednesday, April 12, May 10 at 6:30 p.m.
Bring your creativity and join in on the coloring fun! Multiple books and color pencils will be provided
however you are welcome to bring your own supplies!

Rock County Dementia Care Specialist
Thursday, April 13, May 11 from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Are you worried about your memory or the memory of a loved one? Come and visit with the dementia
care specialist of Rock County. Free memory screens are available during this time as well as access
to general information and resources.

Try Something Different - a food series with JoAnne
Come for all three or choose just one. Please call the library to register by the Friday prior to the class.

Dehydrating Foods - Thursday, April 6 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Participants will learn and share basic ways to dehydrate fruits, vegetables, and meat. We will discuss how to use a commercial dehydrator, natural methods, and using an oven. Samples will be available for tasting. Register by Friday, March 31.

Making Ricotta Cheese - Thursday, April 13 from 6-7:30 p.m.
When you make your own, you get to eat the “best” ricotta cheese ever – and it only takes a little over an hour. Participants will learn an easy way to make ricotta cheese and will ge their very own container of cheese to take home. Register by Friday, April 7.

Making Homemade Kombucha - Thursday, April 27 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Anyone who drinks kombucha knows how expensive it is to purchase in the store. Making your own is both inexpensi ve and great tasting! Participants in this workshop will learn how to brew their own, taste some home brewed kombucha, and discuss the reasons this drink has become so popular. Everyone will get their own SCOBY to take home to start making their own. Register by Friday, April 21.

Job Search Program
Saturday, April 22 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Join us for an informative and helpful program with staff from the Rock County Job Center. The focus will be on resumes, job applications, interview skills and other strategies related to the job search process. Please bring your questions and sample resume if you have one.

PLANT SWAP
Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Drop off any healthy perennials, annuals, clippings of perennial plants, vegetable plants or house plants, and pick something new to add to your garden beds! This is a drop in program, so stop by anytime to drop off or pick up plants and check out our gardening and landscaping ! Please make sure all plants are properly labeled and in a container.

Filled Chocolates
Thursday, May 11 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Our dessert expert is back with another fun and informative class! Join us as Deb helps us learn how to create beautiful (and delicious!) filled chocolates. Registration is required for this program!

Edgerton Area Writers Guild - Mondays, April 10, 24, May 8, 22 from 6-8 p.m.
Join other writers for a chance to share your work and learn from others.

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Book Discussions - Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.
Anyone who has read the book is welcome. Books available at the library.

April 20
Below Stairs by Margaret Powell
Lounge 1848, 112 W. Fulton St. Edgerton

May 18
My Family and Other Hazards by June Melby
59er Diner, 2209 E Vincent Rd, Milton

June 15
Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
El Patron Mexican Grill, 2 W. Fulton Street



           

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