April 2012
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The Newsletter of the
Winneconne Public Library 

  Details of our fall programming schedule are enclosed! Stay tuned for a full fall newsletter coming soon.



UW-Extension Fall Tree Planting and Tree Care Tips Workshop


On Monday Night, October 15 at 6pm, come and listen to a presentation given by staff of the UW-Extension office on the planting of and caring for trees.

This event is a kick-off event to the tree-planting party that the Vil
lage will host October 19 and 20. 

Whether you're interested in volunteering to plant trees in the Village or would like to learn more about successfully raising trees in your own yard, come and learn all about it!

If you're interested in volunteering to help the Village of Winneconne plant the trees they received in a grant, you can volunteer by contacting the library at 582-7091.

This event is free to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Hooks N Needles


If You've got an interest in crafting, no matter what your skill level is, and you'd like to get together with others who have similar interests, then come to the craft club for adults at the Winneconne Public Library!

The Fall 2012 meeting schedule is every other Tuesday from 3:30 - 5:30pm.

October  23rd

November 13 and 27th

December 11th

 picture of craft supplies

Adult Book Club
Book club meets every fourth Monday of the month at 6pm. A different title is discussed each month. Bring a friend!
October's Book Club Pick
November's Book Club Pick
December's Book Club Pick

Paws 4 Reading Lilly the Highland Terrier


Reading is fun when you read with a therapy dog! At the library, elementary-age students can read to Maya the Pug, Lilly the white Highland Terrier, or Prince the Golden Retriever.  Be on time for your appointment and you can  register to win a Webkinz to match the  canine reading buddy of your choice! Please call to schedule an appointment, 582-7091.



magicshow Halloween Magic Show


Join the Friends of the Winneconne Public Library in welcoming the Amazing Daryl to perform magic tricks at the Halloween Magic Show! The program will start off with after school snacks and crafts, followed by a Halloween story and surprise! The Amazing Daryl will begin his performance at 4:15 and end around 5pm!

Families in attendance can pick up a coupon for a special discount to eat out at the Pub Smokehouse when the program finishes up!

Fall Story Times


Two sessions of story times will be offered this fall on Tuesdays at 10am starting October 16.  

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 10:00am
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 10:00am
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 10:00am
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 10:00am
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 10:00am
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 10:00am


Storytimes are for families and children in preschool and younger. Sessions feature songs, fingerplays, stories and activities that are fun and engaging. No need to register. Just come on in!



Toddler Time
toddlertime Get your little ones excited about reading by bringing the to Toddler Time, offered every Monday morning at 10am. Children listen to brief stories, fingerplays and songs, then have time to play and socialize with other toddlers! Great fun for tiny tots and their caregivers.

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Holly Selwitschka
Director, Winneconne Public Library
Feature Articles

Fall Tree Planting and Tree Care Workshop
Hooks N Needles
Adult Book Club
Paws 4 Reading
Halloween Magic Show
Fall Story Times
Toddler Time
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