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The Library is closed Sundays
 until after Labor Day

Summer Concert Series!

Join us on the Library Green for a series of concerts this summer! All concerts are from 6:30-8:30 pm.

Wednesday, July 13th
Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound

Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound

Wednesday, July 27th
Streetlife with Warren Siegratz

Streetlife with Warren Wiegratz

Wednesday, August 10th
The Concord Chamber Orchestra
Concord Chamber Orchestra

 Concert Flyer Here


Check out the book display about summer!

Summer Book Display

     1st Floor Book Display

Friday Movie Matinees!

1 pm - 3 pm
Community Room

Click on the piece of popcorn for the July movie matinee schedule.

Movie Flyer - Movie Matinee 

Summer Reading Program

The Summer Reading Program runs through July 30th. Click below for more information.


Youth - 2016 Summer Reading Program Flyer 

Youth - 2016 Summer Reading Program Calendar

Young Adult Summer Programs 

Adult - 2016 Summer Programs Flyer 

Adult - 2016 Book Review Form

Closed on the 4th of July


Family Afternoon Programs

Science Alliance

"Physics: Light, Camera, Action!" 

Thursday, July 7th: 1:00 pm Community Room

We explore light and sound, wavelength and frequency, prisms and ROYGBIV, the colors that make up the visible spectrum. Kids observe Newton's Laws of Motion by witnessing an audience volunteer ride a jet-powered tricycle while others ride a REAL hovercraft. No registration - all ages welcome!

Science Alliance


Wii Bowling for Adults

Thursdays: June 30, July 7, July 21
1:00 - 4:00 pm
Heritage Center Room

Wii Bowling simulates real-life bowling by using simple motion controls — bowling the ball is as easy as flicking your wrist.

Practice your bowling skills and exercise! Move a hand-held remote as if it were a bowling ball, take your steps and score a spare or strike. Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends and neighbors to a game of Wii Bowling in the library. No registration required.

Wii Bowling


Computer Classes:

Word Basics 

Word classesIf you’re new to Word processing, this class is perfect for you. It’ll cover the basics you need to know to get started with Microsoft Word. Attend at one of the times listed below. Click here for the program flyer.

Wednesday, July 6 1:30-2:30 pm

Thursday, July 7 6:30-7:30 pm

Please register by calling the Reference Desk (262-785-4980) or sending an email to:


TED Talks...

we listen and discuss!

July 11, 18, 25
10:00 am - 11:00 am 
Conference Room Ted Talks

There are thousands of TED “Talks” available online. These mid-sized videos each with its own “ah-ha!” message or insight offer great topics to discuss. Join us in July for the following innovative talks on fitness, health, and happiness!

Ted Talks Schedule


Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Next meeting - July 12th | 4-5 pm
YA Program Room

The Teen Advisory Board is a group of teens who works with the Young Adult Librarian to provide teen perspective on the services and materials the library offers. 

Newcomers are welcome! It’s a great way to meet new people and get involved with the library. Email the Young Adult Librarian if you have questions.



July's Happenings Continue

Online Databases

Connect to the our Library System (Bridges) Databases here

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Try One Click Digital TODAY!  

One Click Digital an offering for you to download some of the most popular titles in audio book format!

Click here for information about One Click Digital. Please note you need to register for a free account using your Library Card # before you can access the One Click audio books.


Meeting Room Information

Meeting Room Policy (PDF)

Meeting Room Use Procedures for Application & Application Form (PDF)

Visit Our Library Blog!

Our library hosts a blog that delivers the latest library news as well as book reviews and book lists on a variety of topics. You can subscribe or view the blog by clicking here!



Looking for something good to read?

Check out our recommended lists to see what's new and what's hot.


Book a Librarian

You can sign up to meet one-on-one with a library staff member for individualized instruction and answers to the questions you have about computers, the Internet, and everything in between.

Learn more.



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Check out Happenings, our monthly newsletter, for the latest info on library services, programs, and events.

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Gale Courses

A wide range of highly interactive, instructor-led courses that you can take entirely online through Gale Courses, also known as ed2go. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.


Browse the full collection of magazine titles

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downloadable Flipster
Help Sheet