Summer Programming for Adults

Adult Programs
Don't let the kids have all the fun!

Adult Reading Program 

Read or listen to five titles to receive a chance at winning a prize basket at the end of the summer.

Weekly prize drawings for Libraries Rock! goodies starts June 18.

Pick up a Libraries Rock! Bookmark to get started.

Get your choice of a spatula or tote bag when you turn in your first bookmark. (First bookmark only, while supplies last)

Adult Summer Reading Prize Baskets
Choose the prize package you'd like a chance to win for each Libraries Rock! Bookmark you complete and turn in.




Summer Titles & Tea 
Fourth Tuesday of each month 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.

June 26
10:00 a.m.

The Vintage Caper by Peter Mayle

July 24
10:00 a.m.

The Land Remembers by Ben Logan

August 28
10:00 a.m.

The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict



Evening 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.

June 21 
6:00 p.m.

Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston

July 20
6:00 p.m.

The Widow of the South by Robert Hicks

August 17
6:00 p.m.

A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry


Cook Book Discussion and Tasting
4th Monday of the Month at 6:00 p.m. 

Check out this month's cookbook selection, make a recipe from the book to share with the group and come prepared to taste, discuss and enjoy. The Library will provide flatware and beverages.  Invite a friend to join the tasting.

June 25
6:00 p.m.

Everyday italian by Giada De Laurentiis

July 23
6:00 p.m.

Mexico: One Plate at a Time by Rick Bayless

August 27
6:00 p.m.

From Asparagus to Zucchini: A Guide to Cooking Farm-Fresh Seasonal Produce by the Madison Area Community Supported Agriculture Coalition

It's all about food and friends!


Book and Movie Double Feature
Tuesday, August 7

2:00 p.m. Book Discussion
2:30 p.m. Movie Showing

Popcorn and lemonade will be provided.

Copies of the Book and Movie are available on the Book Discussion Display


Memoir Group - 3rd Wednesday of the Month at 6:00 p.m. 
The Memoir Group is continuing into the summer with the same great cameraderie and new and varied writing prompts.

June 20 - Special Guest, Judy Cummings - Local author will share tips and tricks to help rekindle the joy of writing.


Thursday, June 28
6:30 p.m.

Finding Joy 
Former Wisconsin Public Radio host, Joy Cardin will share some of the places she’s visited since her retirement and you will get your chance to “Tell Joy Where to Go!”


Thursday, July 26
6:30 p.m.

Vietnam: Journey to Peace
Reedsburg resident, Mary Croy, will share her experiences living in Vietnam, including her volunteer work at Lang How Binh, a peace village.


Tuesday, August 21
6:30 p.m.

Discover Japan
Join Matt and Satomi Smuksta for a hands-on evening exploring Japan’s unique culture.



E-Reader Help  

Need help downloading books, magazines, music or videos to your device?  Make an appointment for a one-on-one learning session with a Library Staff Member or Volunteer.


Reedsburg Public Library will make all reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with disabilities are able to enjoy all of its programs, services and activities.  If special accommodations are needed to attend any of our events please call 768-7323 at least 48 hours before the event.





Special Thanks to our 
Summer Library Sponsors

Baraboo State Bank


Edwards Jones Offices
Matthew Kvernen
Charlie Brumer
Kate Schmidt

Hankscraft, Inc


Oberreich Foundation/
Slate Law Offices

Saputo Cheese USA, Inc.


Eugster's Farm
Madison Mallards Baseball
Main Street Books
Milwaukee Public Museum & Daniel M. Soref Planetarium
Mount Olympus
Moosejaw / Buffalo Phil's
Papa Murphy's
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
Pizza Hut
South Central Library System
Swim Reedsburg
WI Rapids Rafters Baseball
Kwik Trip