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Join our Winter Reading Challenge for all ages at Beanstack.org! Log your reading in the app for a chance to win a gift card from a local business of your choice!

Virtual Events for Adults

Looking to participate in an event? Links to join are on our event calendar.
Adult Craft Kits:
Yarn Heart on Canvas

Monday, February 8-
Friday, February 12

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Registration is open February 1-5.
Pick up a supply kit to make canvas heart art at home! All you’ll need is a pair of scissors, and we’ll provide all the remaining supplies. Registration is required for this program, and space is limited, so sign up early! After registering, pick up your kit at the library during Curbside Pickup hours Monday, February 8-Friday, February 11! Sign up at https://forms.gle/7hJgWU3xeMPySFMH8
Dementia Friends
Wednesday, February 17
1:00-2:30 p.m.

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Registration opens Feb 8-16.

Join a growing community of people like you who are helping fellow community members living with dementia. A little support can make a big difference in their lives. Be a Dementia Friend! Sign up at https://forms.gle/PEQcJPaWTZwXuFqQA
Rita Gecht Book Club: In the Darkroom by Susan Faludi
Wednesday, March 3
1:00-2:00 p.m.

Join our virtual book discussion of In the Darkroom by Susan Faludi. From the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author of Backlash, comes In the Darkroom, an astonishing confrontation with the enigma of her father and the larger riddle of identity consuming our age.
Identity Theft: Protect and Prevent
Wednesday, February 10
2:00-3:00 p.m.

Identity theft continues to be the fastest growing crime in the United States. The more you learn about it, the less vulnerable you are. The Wisconsin Bureau of Consumer Protection will explain the different types of identity theft, how to recognize it and how to prevent it – including information about Fraud Alerts and Security Freezes. Receive tips for safeguarding personal information and how to spot the red flags of a scam. You will also be given helpful brochures to take home with you.
Movie Trivia
Monday, February 22
7:00-8:00 p.m.

Just in time for Oscars season, join us for an evening of trivia covering all your favorite types of movies! We'll use Zoom and Kahoot for an interactive trivia experience! Play with your household or on a remote team. To play remotely with a team, simply make sure that you are not sharing your camera with the trivia Zoom. Then use another video chat service, such as Google Meet or Skype to meet with your team.
History Book Club: The Library Book by Susan Orlean
Wednesday, March 10
1:00-2:00 p.m.

Join our virtual book discussion of The Library Book by Susan Orlean. In 1986 the Los Angeles Public Library was largely destroyed in a massive fire. Thirty years later the journalist Susan Orlean began to investigate the open question: was it arson? In the course of doing so, she takes a look at not just the history of the Los Angeles Public Library, but the history of libraries in general and the role they play in our lives. 

Virtual Events for Families

Looking to participate in an event? Links to join are on our event calendar.
Family Story Time
Wednesdays, January 13-
February 24
10:30-11:00 a.m.

Virtual stories, songs, finger plays and dancing for the whole family!
Family Fun Night: We Heart Books
Thursday, February 11
6:00-7:00 p.m.

Celebrate love, friends, hearts and books and make a card for someone you love. A craft kit will be available to pick-up at the library beginning one week ahead of time.
Library Makers: Take and Make Bags for All Ages!
Pick up beginning Wednesday, February 10 while supplies last.

Each month you can pick-up an age-appropriate take and make project to do at home! Two kits will be available – Early Makers (ages 5 and under) and Elementary Makers (ages 5-10)

Virtual Events for Kids

Looking to participate in an event? Links to join are on our event calendar.
Toddler Time
Mondays, January 11-February 22
10:30 a.m.

For toddlers 2-3 years old.
Virtual stories, songs, dancing and bubbles for toddlers and their caregivers. Pick-up a story time craft kit at the library beginning one week prior to the beginning of the session.
Homeschool Story Time
Monday, February 15
1:00-1:45 p.m.

Ages 6 & up. Siblings welcome.

A hands-on virtual story time for homeschooled children ages 6 & up. We will explore a specific topic through stories and activities! Activity kits for each program will be available to pick-up at the library beginning one week ahead of time.
My First Book Club
Tuesday, February 23 
4:30-5:00 p.m.

Grades K4-1st.
Kids learning to read are invited to talk about their favorite easy reader and beginner books! Each month we will choose a new easy reader series, read the book together over Zoom and chat about it! A free copy of the book will be available at the library one month before the meeting.
Preschool Story Time
Tuesdays, January 12-February 23
10:30 a.m.

For children 3-5 years old. Siblings welcome

A virtual story time with stories, songs and rhymes.
Online LEGO Club
Wednesday, February 17
4:00-5:00 p.m.

Grades K5-5th. Parents and siblings welcome.
Meet other Lego builders, try our Lego challenge and share your creations with others!
1-3 Grade Book Club
Tuesday, February 23
5:30-6:00 p.m.

Read the chosen book ahead of time, then discuss with others in this virtual format. A free copy of the book will be available at the library one month before the meeting.
4-6 Grade Book Club
Thursday, February 25 
4:30-5:00 p.m.

Read the chosen book ahead of time, then discuss with others in this virtual format. A free copy of the book will be available at the library one month before the meeting.

Virtual Events for Teens

Looking to participate in an event? Links to join are on our event calendar.
Teen Take and Make Bags
Pick up beginning Wednesday, February 10 while supplies last.

Each month you can pick-up a Teen Take and Make Bag and make a project at home! While supplies last.
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