Teen Cupcake Wars

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to the library and decorate cupcakes! Cupcakes will be judged on their design and creativity. Don't worry, teens will still be able to eat their cupcakes! Registration is required for this event. 

Reading with Ben Canceled

Reading with Ben After School Program has been canceled today.  Program will resume on Tuesday, March 13th.

CLOSED

The library will be closed in observance of Good Friday. 

One-on- One Technology Help

One-on- One Technology Help: Have questions about e-books and your tablet, computer, smart

phone or other device?  We can help!  We can answer (most of) your technology questions

about how to use our library e-books. We offer one-on- one technology help on Thursdays from

1:00 – 3:00 pm.  Call us or visit to sign up for a 30-minute appointment.

Afternoon at the Movies- Dunkirk

Monday, May 21, 2:00 pm, Afternoon at the Movies- Dunkirk (PG-13)

Enjoy free popcorn and drinks in our Community Room Theater! France, 1940: Hundreds of

thousands of Allied troops are trapped on the beaches of Dunkirk with enemy troops closing

in. While Spitfires engage the enemy in the skies above the Channel, a flotilla of small boats-

-both military and civilian-- mount a desperate rescue effort. This popular 2017 movie has

received eight Oscar nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director.  Rated PG-13 for

Author B.J. Hollars, The Road South

Friday, May 11, 7:00 pm: Author B.J. Hollars, The Road South

The first Freedom Riders left Washington, D.C. on May 4, 1961 to protest de facto

segregation on interstate buses. Fifty-seven years later, The Road South offers an intimate

look into the lives and legacies of the riders. Throughout the book these civil rights

veterans’ poignant, personal stories offer timely insights into America’s racial past and

hopeful future. Weaving the past with the present, author B.J. Hollars aims to demystify

Genealogy 101 Workshop

Wednesday, May 2, 2:00 pm: Genealogy 101 Workshop

Led by library director Alyson Jones, and designed for all who want to use the Internet to

access Wisconsin indexes, databases, and digitized records.  Websites include those of the

Wisconsin Historical Society, UWEC Area Research Center, free U.S. Census sites and

Ancestry Library Edition. Please RSVP as computers will be used.

Adult Craft: Upcycled Tin Can Garden Insects

Wednesday, April 25, 6:30 pm: Adult Craft: Upcycled Tin Can Garden Insects

A fun and unique way to complement your spring garden! Upcycle tin cans with paint,

wire, and decorations to make a ladybug, bumblebee, dragonfly or mystery insect-

guaranteed to be the cutest bug in your garden. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting

paint on. All supplies provided.

Author Wil Denson,  Life Upon the Wicked Stage: a Summer Theater in Eau Claire

Wednesday, April 18, 7:00 pm: Author Wil Denson,  Life Upon the Wicked Stage: a

Summer Theater in Eau Claire

Author Wil Denson, a professor emeritus from UW-Eau Claire’s Music & Theatre Arts

Department, will speak from and about his book, which chronicles thirty-four years of

summer theater in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. During that time, Summer Theater staged 126

productions, with more than 500 actors and technicians presenting 1,224 performances

to 300,000 audience members. Denson led the summer program for 25 years, from the

Afternoon at the Movies- Darkest Hour

Monday, April 16, 2:00 pm: Afternoon at the Movies- Darkest Hour (PG-13)

Enjoy free popcorn and drinks in our Community Room Theater! Starring Oscar

nominees Gary Oldman and Kristin Scott Thomas. During the early days of World War II,

the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister,

Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against

incredible odds. This popular 2017 movie has received six Oscar nominations, including

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