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Save the date for the Fall FOL Book Sale!



Friday Preview, Sept. 21st from 5:00-7:00 pm (FOL Members)

Saturday, Sept. 22, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 23, 1 - 3 p.m.



Quilting Group!

A reminder that our monthly quilting groups will be having our first meetings on Tuesday, September 11th at 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday,  September 12th at 10:00 a.m., both in the Heritage Room.  Feel free to attend either meeting and all newcomers are welcome!  We will be discussing what the directions we can take as a group, so bring your ideas and we will plan together! Looking forward to seeing everyone! Please contact Sally or Natalie with any questions at 262-785-4980.  


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Friday Movie Matinees!

1 pm - 3 pm
Community Room

Click on the popcorn for the Friday movie matinee schedule.

Movie Flyer - Movie Matinee



The CAFE catalog is updated and back online! Enjoy!



FOL Curbside Book Drive 

August 25 | 10:00 AM - 1:00PM

The Friends need your gently used books, CDs, and DVDs. Just drive up and hand us your donations at our collection point near the library’s parking lot entrance. We are especially in need of children’s books and newer fiction. Please, no encyclopedias, musty, or outdated books!




Drop-In Resume Service

First Tuesday of the Month | 6:00-8:00pm

Reference Desk (2nd Floor)

Frustrated with formatting? Bring in your resume as a Word file, and let us help!

Mermaid & Pirate Party

Wednesday, August 15 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for mermaid and pirate themed crafts and activities. Costumes encouraged! For all ages. No registration required. Drop in anytime between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. 

Keepin’ It Reel: Trashed

Tuesday, August 21 | 1:00 PM

Actor Jeremy Irons sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem, as he travels around the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. This is a meticulous, brave investigative journey that takes Irons (and us) from skepticism to sorrow and from horror to hope.


What Folksongs Tell Us About Work in Wisconsin

Tuesday, September 4 | 2:00 PM

What do French Canadian lumberjacks, Croatian miners, Potawatomi ironworkers, Italian Farmhands, and Hmong factory workers have in common? Their songs have influenced Wisconsin’s cultural history! Presented by Jim Leary, Professor of folklore



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