Library Hours:
Monday - Thursday 9-8 PM
Friday: 9 AM-5 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 3 PM
 
101 Albion Street
Edgerton, WI 53534
608-884-4511





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Events @ the Library

Everyone | Kids | Teens | Adults



KIDS


Dance, Sing & Play

Thursdays at 10 am
Singing, movement activities, rhymes, and fingerplays. Whether we're using puppets, scarves, beanbags or blocks, this 30 minute program helps to build vocabulary skills, motor skills, and creativity. Time for free play follows the program.

Storytime
Mondays at 10 am
Sharing books is one of the most important things we can do to encourage a love of reading. Stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft in this 45 minute program!
Time for free play follows the program.

Art On The Go
While you’re at the library picking up some great books to read, stop by the “Art on the Go” table for a new creative project!

Monday Fun-Day!
September 25; October 9 & 23, 3:15-4:30 pm
Lego challenges, experiments, crafts, and more! All school aged kids are welcome at this program.

Stuffie Central
Wednesday, October 25, 4-5 pm

Make your own stuffed creation using materials provided by the library. We'll have fabric, sewing machines, needles & thread, and stuffing along with plenty of patterns and ideas. Bring a friend!




TEENS & TWEENS Grades 5 and up

Anime Night
September 21; October 19; November 16; December 14, 5:30-7 pm
Enjoy the latest anime and (potentially) anime related activities. Snacks served.



TEENS Ages 12 and up

Tie Dye Day Please register by 9/29.
October 6, 1 pm.
Bring a 100% parentally approved item of your choice and turn it into a wonderful wearable work of art or funky decoration. For ages 12 and up. Please register by 9/29.

Glam Halloween
October 26, 1 to 5 pm
Drop in and up your costume or holiday game! Create customized stockings or your own harlequin mask. Jazz up a pair of heels or make your own special effects make up. The library will provide the decorations - you just need to provide your creativity and the (parentally approved) stockings or shoes.

Mug Cooking
November 9, 5:30 to 7 pmĀ 
Need a quick pick me up after school or dessert for one? Learn how to make single serve treats in the microwave using basic baking ingredients. Please register by November 2 so that we can make sure we have enough supplies.

Hot Chocolate and a Book
December 12, 5:30 pm
Take a break from the holiday madness and enjoy creating your own hot chocolate recipe. Bring your favorite book to share or to just kick back and enjoy while you sip your new creation.


ADULTS


SEPTEMBER

Lighten UP! Health & Wellness Class for Seniors
Mondays, September 11 - October 30 - 9:30-11 am
Program offered by the Rock County Council on Aging promotes quality of life and mental wellbeing.
Register by calling 608-757-5309 or online.

Senior Benefits Specialist
Open Office Hours - 10:30-11:30 am Third Wednesday of the month
September 20; October 18; November 15; December 20

Community Book Bunch
Thursdays at 6:30 pm
Join us at a local restaurant for a lively discussion on a variety of books. Anyone who has read the book is welcome. Copies are available at the library the month prior to the discussion.

  • September 21 - Kitchens of the Great Midwest, by J. Ryan Stradal - review
    Meeting at Two Brothers Pub & Grill, 116 W Fulton St, Edgerton

Edgerton Area Writers Guild
Second and Fourth Mondays from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
September 25; October 9 & 23


OCTOBER

Job Search Workshop
Thursday, October 5 from 5-7pm
Join us for an informative program with staff from the Rock County Job Center. Focus will be resumes, job applications, interview skills, and other job search. Please bring your questions and sample resume if you have one.

Red Cross Blood Drive
Friday, October 6 from 11 am-3 pm
If you are able to donate, we would love to see you at the library. Walk-ins are welcome.

Edgerton Area Writers Guild
Second and Fourth Mondays from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
October 9 & 23

Apple Pie Workshop*
Thursday, October 12 from 6-8 pm
Join us for a delicious class making your own apple pie to bring home! During this two hour class participants will learn different techniques for both the apple filling and the pie crust to make the perfect apple pie! Register by October 6th!

Dementia Care Specialist
Open Office Hours - 1:30-2:30 pm Second Thursday of the month
October 12; November 9; December 14

Senior Benefits Specialist
Open Office Hours - 10:30-11:30 am Third Wednesday of the month
October 18; November 15; December 20

Community Book Bunch
Thursdays at 6:30 pm
Join us at a local restaurant for a lively discussion on a variety of books. Anyone who has read the book is welcome. Copies are available at the library the month prior to the discussion.

  • October 19 - The Wives of Los Alamos, by TaraShea Nesbit - review
    Meeting at Ray’s Restaurant, 1102 N Main St, Edgerton

  • November 16 - My Italian Bulldozer, by Alexander McCall Smith - review
    Meeting at Rosati’s Pizza, 723 E Ellendale Rd, Edgerton

  • December - no meeting

Book Sales
Friday, October 20 from 12 noon - 4:45 p.m.
Saturday October 21 from 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Save the dates for our upcoming sales! Sponsored by the Friends of the Edgerton Public Library, these
sales offer great books at even better prices! There’s something for everyone!

Sterling North Book & Film Festival
Saturday, October 28 from 9 am-4 pm
Presentations by Wisconsin authors. New location this year - held at the Edgerton Public Library.

           

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