“Just living isn’t enough,” said the butterfly, “one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” – Hans Christian Anderson
It all started one morning this July when I went out to water my flowers. I planted quite a few new perennials this year, and had a few more coming back for their second year. Among those was one of...
“The Very Hungry Caterpillar is about hope. You, like the little caterpillar, will grow up, unfold your wings, and fly off into the future.” –Eric Carle
If I'm honest, I really didn't know too much about butterflies before planning our next crafternoon project. I've always appreciated their pretty colors among my flowers and knew that they...
1,000 Books before Kindergarten
I know what that sounds like, but reading just two books a night for one year gets you well over half way there! This challenge gives you and your littles an excuse for some together time every night, or whenever you can make the time. Plus, you get prizes and encouragement along the way.
We have two ways of participating in this challenge. Digitally, through Beanstack, or contact the library to request paper trackers.
Need reading material?
Our library staff is ready to help!
Let us know your perference of reading material and we will have (up to) 10 books ready for each child by the time you are able to come to the library.
All you have to do is call us at 715.286.2070 between 10 AM and 4 PM Monday through Friday, or fill out the Book Bundle form.
The library and the school district work together during the summer to provide all kids who attend any Book Bug programs a free book for their personal collections. Kids who come to three or more Book Bug programs are invited to attend a field trip at the end of August. This year the field trip will be to Irvine Park in Chippewa Falls.
While registration for programming is not required, space limits and weather may necessitate the change to a programs location and those that pre-register will get notification of such changes. Take a look at our full programming and register for programs today!
New Youth Titles
Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 9am - 7pm
Thursday and Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm