Events

Zoozort

Monday, June 26, 10:00am

LIVE ANIMAL PROGRAM

10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

 

Sponsored by: Lands' End

Zoozort

Monday, June 26, 1:00pm

LIVE ANIMAL PROGRAM

10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by: 

Summer Mystery Tour

Tuesday, June 27, 10:00am

Every other Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. 
Join us for one title or the whole summer.  No registration is required and new members are welcome.  Pick up the titles in the Library.

Tuesday June 27 - O is for Outlaw by Sue Grafton
This is the fifteenth in the author’s hardboiled series featuring private investigator Kinsey Milhone.  In this outing, readers catch a glimpse of the detective’s past as she investigates the circumstances behind the brutal attack of her ex-husband, and his wrongful implication in a murder several years before.

 

UPCOMING TITLES: 

Tuesday, July 11 - First Degree Fudge by Christine DeSmet    *Author Christine DeSmet joins us for discussion.

Tuesday, July 25 - Skeleton Man by Tony Hillerman

Junior Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, June 27, 12:00pm

Families may bring a picnic lunch and blanket for stories, crafts, music and more! No registration is required.

Reedsburg Readers II

Tuesday, June 27, 1:00pm

Children entering 4th and 5th Grades can join a book club for an exciting time with book-related crafts, games and activities.  A library card should be brought to each meeting so the next book to be discussed can be checked out.  The first books will be available at our first meeting on June 13.

Group meets June 13 & 27, July 11 & 25

Space is limited, so be sure to register.  

Family Fun Night - Beach Week

Tuesday, June 27, 6:30pm

Come to the library for Family Fun on Tuesday nights from 6:30pm-7:30pm!  

It's Beach Week at the Library!  Join us for some fun in the sand and building with Strawbees.  

Upcoming Family Fun Nights:

7/11 - Lego Lab

7/18 - Magician "Great Scott!" 

7/25 - Family Fort Night

8/1 - Worm Races

R.E.A.D. Cat

Tuesday, June 27, 6:30pm

Kids of all ages will be able to read to a cat that has been specially trained for this National Literacy Program.  Sign up sheets available in the Children's Area.

Stories & Crafts

Wednesday, June 28, 10:00am

This is a "second helping" of Junior Lunch Bunch for families or daycare groups that may prefer storytime and crafts without the picnic lunch.
No registration is required.

Loganville Book Bunch

Thursday, June 29, 10:00am

Come each week for some fun and exciting programs for children of all ages!  Includes crafts, stories, activities, and book check out.

This week:  Beach Week at the library!

Upcoming Loganville Book Bunches:

7/6 - Lego Lab

7/13 - Friendship and kindness

7/20 - Magic and silly stories

7/27 - Performer "Mad Science of Iowa"

8/3 - Worm Races

Discovery Days - Egg Drop

Thursday, June 29, 2:00pm

Discovery Days is for Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade.  

Registration is required to ensure we have space & supplies for everyone. 

Register by 8pm Wednesday Evening for Thursday's Program.

Barn To House

Thursday, June 29, 6:00pm

Barn to House
Thursday, June 29, 6:00 p.m.
With Mark and Shaun Pelton

Learn about a local family's barn to house conversion.

Reedsburg Writers

Friday, June 30, 10:00am

This is a writing program for all children and teens that are able to write independently.  All the tools needed to write and illustrate stories of your choice wil be provided.  We will publish all participants' work in the library and have a "publication party" on Friday, August 4th to celebrate!
No registration is required.

Teen Time - Felt Art

Friday, June 30, 1:00pm

Make a fun, colorful piece of art for your locker or room!  All supplies provided.

No registration necessary.

Teen Movie

Friday, June 30, 2:00pm

"Freaky Friday"  PG 97 min.

Books will be brought to life this summer with our "Books to Movies" theme!  Each week we will show a Teen Movie that is based on a book after Teen Time.  Our final Teen Movie will be shown during the Teen-Only Library Lock In on August 4th.  

Weekly movies do not need registration, but the Library Lock-In does require event registration by August 3rd at 8:00pm.

Babygarten

Monday, July 3, 10:00am

Babygarten is for babies 0-24 months and their parents, caregivers, and siblings.  It is 45 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and playtime.

Movie

Monday, July 3, 2:00pm

"Sing" PG 108 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Closed-4th of July

Tuesday, July 4 (All day)

Stories & Crafts

Wednesday, July 5, 10:00am

This is a "second helping" of Junior Lunch Bunch for families or daycare groups that may prefer storytime and crafts without the picnic lunch.
No registration is required.

Teen Time - Animation Lab

Wednesday, July 5, 1:00pm

Come with ideas, toys, Legos, or random items to create your own short stop animation videos.  Lego Mindstorm kits are also available to create and program a robot!  

Additional Animation Lab Time Friday, July 7th from 1:00pm-2:00pm

Loganville Book Bunch

Thursday, July 6, 10:00am

Come each week for some fun and exciting programs for children of all ages!  Includes crafts, stories, activities, and book check out.

This week:  Lego Lab

Upcoming Loganville Book Bunches:

7/13 - Friendship and kindness

7/20 - Magic and silly stories

7/27 - Performer "Mad Science of Iowa"

8/3 - Worm Races

Discovery Days - Lego Lab

Thursday, July 6, 2:00pm

Lego Lab - Come build with Legos and friends!

Discovery Days is for Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade.  

Registration is required to ensure we have space & supplies for everyone. 

Register by 8pm Wednesday Evening for Thursday's Program.

Author Talk: Judith Dodge Cummings

Thursday, July 6, 6:00pm

The Fun and Frustration of Writing Non-Fiction.

Reedsburg Writers

Friday, July 7, 10:00am

This is a writing program for all children and teens that are able to write independently.  All the tools needed to write and illustrate stories of your choice wil be provided.  We will publish all participants' work in the library and have a "publication party" on Friday, August 4th to celebrate!
No registration is required.

Teen Time - Animation Lab

Friday, July 7, 1:00pm

Come with ideas, toys, Legos, or random items to create your own short stop animation videos.  Lego Mindstorm kits are also available to create and program a robot!  

Additional Animation Lab Time Wednesday, July 5th from 1:00pm-4:00pm

Teen Movie

Friday, July 7, 2:00pm

"The Great Gilly Hopkins"  PG 99 min.

Books will be brought to life this summer with our "Books to Movies" theme!  Each week we will show a Teen Movie that is based on a book after Teen Time.  Our final Teen Movie will be shown during the Teen-Only Library Lock In on August 4th.  

Weekly movies do not need registration, but the Library Lock-In does require event registration by August 3rd at 8:00pm.

Babygarten

Monday, July 10, 10:00am

Babygarten is for babies 0-24 months and their parents, caregivers, and siblings.  It is 45 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and playtime.

Movie

Monday, July 10, 2:00pm

"The Lego Movie" PG 101 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Summer Mystery Tour

Tuesday, July 11, 10:00am

Every other Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. 
Join us for one title or the whole summer.  No registration is required and new members are welcome.  Pick up the titles in the Library.

Tuesday, July 11 - First Degree Fudge by Christine DeSmet    *Author Christine DeSmet joins us for discussion.
In this Wisconsin author’s mystery debut, she introduces her fudge shop mystery series set in Door County.  In the first book, fudge shop owner Ava Osterling is falsely accused of murder when celebrity Rainetta Johnson chokes on a diamond hidden in her signature Cinderella Pink Fudge.  Fudge shop owner becomes detective in this prime example of a cozy mystery.

 

 

Tuesday, July 25 - Skeleton Man by Tony Hillerman

Junior Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, July 11, 12:00pm

Families may bring a picnic lunch and blanket for stories, crafts, music and more! No registration is required.

Reedsburg Readers I

Tuesday, July 11, 1:00pm

Children entering 2nd & 3rd Grades can join a book club for an exciting time with book-related crafts, games and activities.  A library card should be brought to each meeting so the next book to be discussed can be checked out.  The first books will be available on Tuesday, June 13th.

Group meets June 13 & 20, July 11 & 18 and August 1

Space is limited, so be sure to register.  

Reedsburg Readers II

Tuesday, July 11, 1:00pm

Children entering 4th and 5th Grades can join a book club for an exciting time with book-related crafts, games and activities.  A library card should be brought to each meeting so the next book to be discussed can be checked out.  The first books will be available at our first meeting on June 13.

Group meets June 13 & 27, July 11 & 25

Space is limited, so be sure to register.  

Family Fun Night - Lego Lab

Tuesday, July 11, 6:30pm

Come to the library for Family Fun on Tuesday nights from 6:30pm-7:30pm!  

Come build a Lego-land in the Lego Lab!

Upcoming Family Fun Nights:

7/18 - Magician "Great Scott!" 

7/25 - Family Fort Night

8/1 - Worm Races

Stories & Crafts

Wednesday, July 12, 10:00am

This is a "second helping" of Junior Lunch Bunch for families or daycare groups that may prefer storytime and crafts without the picnic lunch.
No registration is required.

R.E.A.D. Dog

Wednesday, July 12, 2:00pm

Kids of all ages will be able to read to a dog that has been specially trained for this National Literacy Program.  Sign up sheets available in the Children's Area.  Choose a 15 minute appointment from 2:00pm-3:30pm.

Loganville Book Bunch

Thursday, July 13, 10:00am

Come each week for some fun and exciting programs for children of all ages!  Includes crafts, stories, activities, and book check out.

This week:  Friendship and Kindness

Upcoming Loganville Book Bunches:

7/20 - Magic and silly stories

7/27 - Performer "Mad Science of Iowa"

8/3 - Worm Races

Adults @ Play-Sip, Swipe & Play

Thursday, July 13, 10:00am

Learn how to use an iPad, try out some gaming apps and enjoy a cup of coffee or tea.  iPads will be available, or you can bring your own device.

Discovery

Thursday, July 13, 2:00pm

Build It Day with Home Depot 

Discovery Days is for Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade.  

Registration is required to ensure we have space & supplies for everyone. 

Register by 8pm Wednesday Evening for Thursday's Program.

 

Reedsburg Writers

Friday, July 14, 10:00am

This is a writing program for all children and teens that are able to write independently.  All the tools needed to write and illustrate stories of your choice wil be provided.  We will publish all participants' work in the library and have a "publication party" on Friday, August 4th to celebrate!
No registration is required.

Teen Time - Mythbusters

Friday, July 14, 1:00pm

Fact or Fiction? See if you can bust the myths in this fun challenge!

No registration necessary.

Teen Movie

Friday, July 14, 2:00pm

"Goosebumps"  PG 103 min.

Books will be brought to life this summer with our "Books to Movies" theme!  Each week we will show a Teen Movie that is based on a book after Teen Time.  Our final Teen Movie will be shown during the Teen-Only Library Lock In on August 4th.  

Weekly movies do not need registration, but the Library Lock-In does require event registration by August 3rd at 8:00pm.

Babygarten

Monday, July 17, 10:00am

Babygarten is for babies 0-24 months and their parents, caregivers, and siblings.  It is 45 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and playtime.

Movie

Monday, July 17, 2:00pm

"The BFG" PG 117 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Deeper into Movies-Blow-up

Monday, July 17, 6:30pm

 

Join Jimmy Gillman for Deeper into Movies

Monday, July 17, 6:30 p.m.

Junior Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, July 18, 12:00pm

Families may bring a picnic lunch and blanket for stories, crafts, music and more! No registration is required.

Reedsburg Readers I

Tuesday, July 18, 1:00pm

Children entering 2nd & 3rd Grades can join a book club for an exciting time with book-related crafts, games and activities.  A library card should be brought to each meeting so the next book to be discussed can be checked out.  The first books will be available on Tuesday, June 13th.

Group meets June 13 & 20, July 11 & 18 and August 1

Space is limited, so be sure to register.  

Preschool Players Session II

Tuesday, July 18, 3:00pm

Preschool Players Presents...
The Three Little Pigs

Session 2
Rehearsals
July 18 & 19
3:00-3:45 p.m. 
Performance 
July 20, 6:30 p.m.

Children ages 4 & 5 will rehearse a short play on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons and perform it for family and friends on Thursday evening in the Library's Community Room.
Session is limited to 12 participants.  Registration is required.

Magician "Great Scott"

Tuesday, July 18, 6:30pm

Come to the library for Family Fun on Tuesday nights from 6:30pm-7:30pm!  

Magician and Storyteller "Great Scott" will wow you at this fun family program!  It is sure to be a "magical" evening.

Upcoming Family Fun Nights:

7/25 - Family Fort Night

8/1 - Worm Races

Stories & Crafts

Wednesday, July 19, 10:00am

This is a "second helping" of Junior Lunch Bunch for families or daycare groups that may prefer storytime and crafts without the picnic lunch.
No registration is required.

Palm of the Hand Writing Group

Wednesday, July 19, 6:00pm

The "Palm of the Hand" writing group for adults is a one page memoir writing style.  They meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. and new members are always welcome.

Loganville Book Bunch

Thursday, July 20, 10:00am

Come each week for some fun and exciting programs for children of all ages!  Includes crafts, stories, activities, and book check out.

This week:  Magic and Silly Stories

Upcoming Loganville Book Bunches:

7/27 - Performer "Mad Science of Iowa"

8/3 - Worm Races

Discovery

Thursday, July 20, 2:00pm

Discovery Days is for Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade.  

Registration is required to ensure we have space & supplies for everyone. 

Register by 8pm Wednesday Evening for Thursday's Program.

Evening Book Group

Thursday, July 20, 6:00pm

Evening Book Discussion Group
Every Third Thursday at 6:00 p.m. 

Join us for one title or the whole summer.  No registration is required and new members are welcome.  Pick up the titles in the Library.

 

Thursday, July 20  - Expats by Chris Pavone

In this masterful  novel of espionage and suspense, loner and CIA agent Kate finds love with nerdy Dexter Moore, and soon finds herself an expat in Luxembourg when Dexter is transferred for his high level banking job.  There she unhappily fraternizes with other expat wives and moms until she discovers that the circle of friends is not what it seems, and she becomes increasingly suspicious of her husband’s behavior.  He may also be living a double life.  

 

Next Month

Thursday, August 17 - Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

Reedsburg Writers

Friday, July 21, 10:00am

This is a writing program for all children and teens that are able to write independently.  All the tools needed to write and illustrate stories of your choice wil be provided.  We will publish all participants' work in the library and have a "publication party" on Friday, August 4th to celebrate!
No registration is required.

Teen Time - STEAM

Friday, July 21, 1:00pm

Join the fun with some STEAM Challenges to test your building and construction skills, create unique structures, and conquer the challenge!

No registration required.

Teen Movie

Friday, July 21, 2:00pm

"The BFG"  PG 117 min.

Books will be brought to life this summer with our "Books to Movies" theme!  Each week we will show a Teen Movie that is based on a book after Teen Time.  Our final Teen Movie will be shown during the Teen-Only Library Lock In on August 4th.  

Weekly movies do not need registration, but the Library Lock-In does require event registration by August 3rd at 8:00pm.

Babygarten

Monday, July 24, 10:00am

Babygarten is for babies 0-24 months and their parents, caregivers, and siblings.  It is 45 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and playtime.

Movie

Monday, July 24, 2:00pm

"Moana" PG 113 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Summer Mystery Tour

Tuesday, July 25, 10:00am

Every other Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. 
Join us for one title or the whole summer.  No registration is required and new members are welcome.  Pick up the titles in the Library.

Tuesday, July 25 - Skeleton Man by Tony Hillerman
This thriller features Sergeant Jim Chee and former Navajo Tribal Police lieutenant Joe Leaphorn as they investigate what seems to be the simple robbery of a reservation trading post. The plot thickens when clues appear connecting the robbery to a plane crash in the Grand Canyon some fifty years earlier. Skeleton Man is the 17th book in Hillerman’s popular police procedural series.

 

 

 

Where:  Reedsburg Library Community Room

Junior Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, July 25, 12:00pm

Families may bring a picnic lunch and blanket for stories, crafts, music and more! No registration is required.

Reedsburg Readers II

Tuesday, July 25, 1:00pm

Children entering 4th and 5th Grades can join a book club for an exciting time with book-related crafts, games and activities.  A library card should be brought to each meeting so the next book to be discussed can be checked out.  The first books will be available at our first meeting on June 13.

Group meets June 13 & 27, July 11 & 25

Space is limited, so be sure to register.  

Family Fun Night - Fort Night

Tuesday, July 25, 6:30pm

Come to the library for Family Fun on Tuesday nights from 6:30pm-7:30pm!  

Bring your own blankets or sheets or sheets or use ours to build a Family Fort!  Choose some books, grab some S'mores, and read with your family.

Upcoming Family Fun Nights:

8/1 - Worm Races

Stories & Crafts

Wednesday, July 26, 10:00am

This is a "second helping" of Junior Lunch Bunch for families or daycare groups that may prefer storytime and crafts without the picnic lunch.
No registration is required.

Loganville Book Bunch

Thursday, July 27, 10:00am

Come each week for some fun and exciting programs for children of all ages!  Includes crafts, stories, activities, and book check out.

This week:  Performer "Mad Science of Iowa"

Upcoming Loganville Book Bunches:

8/3 - Worm Races

Discovery

Thursday, July 27, 2:00pm

Discovery Days is for Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade.  

Registration is required to ensure we have space & supplies for everyone. 

Register by 8pm Wednesday Evening for Thursday's Program.

Author: Jamie Jo Wright

Thursday, July 27, 6:00pm

R.E.A.D. Dog

Thursday, July 27, 6:30pm

Kids of all ages will be able to read to a dog that has been specially trained for this National Literacy Program.  Sign up sheets available in the Children's Area.  Choose a 15 minute appointment from 6:30pm-7:30pm.

Reedsburg Writers

Friday, July 28, 10:00am

This is a writing program for all children and teens that are able to write independently.  All the tools needed to write and illustrate stories of your choice wil be provided.  We will publish all participants' work in the library and have a "publication party" on Friday, August 4th to celebrate!
No registration is required.

Teen Time - Locker Crafts

Friday, July 28, 1:00pm

Create some fun new decorations for your locker in the upcoming school year!

No registration required.

Teen Movie

Friday, July 28, 2:00pm

"Ella Enchanted"  PG 96 min.

Books will be brought to life this summer with our "Books to Movies" theme!  Each week we will show a Teen Movie that is based on a book after Teen Time.  Our final Teen Movie will be shown during the Teen-Only Library Lock In on August 4th.  

Weekly movies do not need registration, but the Library Lock-In does require event registration by August 3rd at 8:00pm.

Babygarten

Monday, July 31, 10:00am

Babygarten is for babies 0-24 months and their parents, caregivers, and siblings.  It is 45 minutes of books, songs, fingerplays and playtime.

Movie

Monday, July 31, 2:00pm

"Monster Trucks" PG 104 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Junior Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, August 1, 12:00pm

Families may bring a picnic lunch and blanket for stories, crafts, music and more! No registration is required.

Reedsburg Readers I

Tuesday, August 1, 1:00pm

Children entering 2nd & 3rd Grades can join a book club for an exciting time with book-related crafts, games and activities.  A library card should be brought to each meeting so the next book to be discussed can be checked out.  The first books will be available on Tuesday, June 13th.

Group meets June 13 & 20, July 11 & 18 and August 1

Space is limited, so be sure to register.  

Family Fun Night - Worm Races

Tuesday, August 1, 6:30pm

Come to the library for our final Family Fun on Tuesday from 6:30pm-7:30pm!  

Come choose the winning worm at our Annual Worm Races!  Cheer on your worm to victory and enjoy some a dirt cup snack at our final Family Fun Night of the summer!

Stories & Crafts

Wednesday, August 2, 10:00am

This is a "second helping" of Junior Lunch Bunch for families or daycare groups that may prefer storytime and crafts without the picnic lunch.
No registration is required.

Movie: Hidden Figures

Wednesday, August 2, 2:00pm

Watch this inspiring film on the Library's Big Screen.

Loganville Book Bunch

Thursday, August 3, 10:00am

Come join us for our final Loganville Book Bunch program for children of all ages of the summer! 

This week:  Annual Worm Races and Ice Cream

 

Discovery

Thursday, August 3, 2:00pm

Discovery Days is for Kids entering Kindergarten through 5th Grade.  

Registration is required to ensure we have space & supplies for everyone. 

Register by 8pm Wednesday Evening for Thursday's Program.

Reedsburg Writers

Friday, August 4, 10:00am

This is a writing program for all children and teens that are able to write independently.  All the tools needed to write and illustrate stories of your choice wil be provided.  We will publish all participants' work in the library and have a "publication party" on Friday, August 4th to celebrate!
No registration is required.

Teen Library Lock-In

Friday, August 4, 5:00pm

Teens going into 6th through 12th grades are invited to a teen-only lock-in.  We'll have games, crafts & projects from the summer's other Book to Movie titles, pizza and more!

"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" - Rated PG-13 

All participants must be registered for the Lock-In by 8pm, Thursday, August 3 to attend.  Attendees will be signed in at the beginning of the event and released following the movie at 10:00 p.m.  Early departure will require a parent or guardian to be present to sign the participant out.

Movie

Monday, August 7, 2:00pm

"Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" PG 81 min

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Adults @ Play-Scrapbooking

Monday, August 7, 6:00pm

Make a card or scrapbook page using die cuts, stamps, papers, embossing and other fun techniques.

Book to Movie Double Feature Discussion

Tuesday, August 8, 1:00pm

Movie

Monday, August 14, 2:00pm

"Storks" PG 89 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Preschool Players Session III

Tuesday, August 15, 3:00pm

Preschool Players Presents...
The Three Little Pigs

Session 1
Rehearsals
June 20 & 21
3:00-3:45 p.m. 
Performance 
June 22, 6:30 p.m.

Children ages 4 & 5 will rehearse a short play on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons and perform it for family and friends on Thursday evening in the Library's Community Room.
Session is limited to 12 participants.  Registration is required.

Eclipse Program-

Tuesday, August 15, 6:00pm

Palm of the Hand Writing Group

Wednesday, August 16, 6:00pm

The "Palm of the Hand" writing group for adults is a one page memoir writing style.  They meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. and new members are always welcome.

Movie

Monday, August 21, 2:00pm

"Brave" PG 93 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

Deeper into Movies-Black Narcisuss

Monday, August 21, 6:30pm

Book to Movie Double Feature Discussion

Tuesday, August 22, 1:00pm

Tomato Tasting Program

Saturday, August 26, 9:30am

Movie

Monday, August 28, 2:00pm

 

"Pete's Dragon" PG 102 min.

The movie will be shown on the big screen.  Snacks, pillows and blankets can be carried in.  No registration is required.

 

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