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Friday: 9 AM-5 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 3 PM
 
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Events @ the Library

Everyone | Kids | Teens | Adults

Everyone

Seed Library
The heirloom seed library is now open!
Located on the second floor of our library, you’ll find seeds, books, and other gardening resources!


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.

KIDS: Summer Library Program
"Libraries Rock"

June - August

Financial support for the EPL Summer Reading Program is made possible by: Arts Council
of Edgerton, EPL Board of Trustees, Edgerton Rotary Club, EC-UCC Peanut Fellowship,
Friends of the Edgerton Public Library, Gifts for Kids, Culver’s-Newville, Kwik-Trip, Private
Donors

Reading Log
How many ways can you read this summer? Pick up your reading log, complete reading
activities, and win prizes! Complete the reading log and join us at our Pool Party!

SUMMER READING POOL PARTY
Sunday, August 5th 6-8 pm
at the Edgerton Aquatic Center
All those who completed their reading log are welcome to attend!

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. A new project each week.


Week 6: July 16-21

  • Monday, July 16
    • 10 am Storytime

    • 1 pm - Rockin’ Monday Program: Welty Center Rocks Rock Presentation
      Welcome our guests from the Welty Center as we learn about rocks and minerals on a
      journey through the rock cycle!

  • Tuesday, July 17
    • 2 pm - Storytime at the Pool

    • 6 pm - Super Veggies: Stories at Silverwood
      Visit Silverwood County Park - come early for a picnic if you wish!

  • Wednesday, July 18
    • 6 pm - Libraries Rock Fun Night!
      Join us in the meeting room for crafts, activities, and a rockin’ good time!

  • Thursday, July 19
    • 10 am - Dance, Sing & Play

Week 7: July 23-28

  • Monday, July 23
    • 10 am Storytime

    • 1 pm - Rockin’ Monday Program: Dan Hulstrom, Magic Show
      Take note : Edgerton Public Library has booked a musical magic act! Give your feet a rest while watching Daniel Hulstrom’s tricks for the eyes & puzzles for the mind! Enjoy learning how to keep your summer brain sharp during Libraries Rock!

  • Tuesday, July 24
    • 2 pm - Storytime at the Pool

    • 6 pm - Super Veggies: Stories at Silverwood
      Visit Silverwood County Park - come early for a picnic if you wish!

  • Thursday, July 26
    • 10 am - Dance, Sing & Play

    • 6 pm - Tony’s Creepy Crawly Zoo Program
      Join us for an amazing evening as we welcome Tony (a.k.a. The Bug Whisperer™) and
      hundreds of live animals to our library! Learn about the world of invertebrates and how
      important these animals are to our planet.

  • Friday, July 27
    • 1:30 pm - Family Movie: Curious George (G)

JULY & AUGUST

Storytime
Monday July 30 at 10 am
August 6, 13, 27 (no Storytime on August 20) at 10 am

Dance, Sing & Play
Thursday, August 2, 9, 30 (no DSP on August 16 & 23) at 10 am

Family Movie: Frozen (G)
Friday, August 3 at 1:30 pm

Summer Reading Pool Party
Sunday, August 5 from 6-8 pm
at Edgerton Aquatic Center
All those who earned pool party coupon by completing their reading logs are welcome to attend!

Libraries Rock Fun Night!
Wednesday, August 8 at 6 pm
Join us in the meeting room for crafts, activities, and a rockin’ good time!

Concerts in the Park
Wednesday, August 1 at 6:30 pm
Wednesday, August 22 at 6:30 pm
Sponsored by the Arts Council of Edgerton




TEENS & TWEENS Grades 5 and up



TEENS Ages 12 and up

Maker Space - Sewing Machine
Ongoing
A sewing machine will be available at the library for use by our patrons. Please sign up for a time slot as the machine is available for drop in use, but first come first served. You will need to bring your own sewing materials.

Donut Club
Tuesdays at 11:30 am
Join us for an informal program AND DONUTS!

  • July 17 - Rock Art
  • July 24 - Origami Creations
  • July 31 - Book Club - pick up a copy at the library!
  • August 7 - Board Games

Ukulele Circle
Wednesday, July 25 at 6 pm
Staff from Knapton Music Notes will be here to lead this program. Ukuleles and instruction provided! Ages 12 - adult.

Pool Party
Sunday, Aug 5 from 6-8 pm
Celebrate your summer reading! All those who have completed their reading logs and earned a pool party pass are welcome to attend! Prizes, games, food, and FUN!

Reading Log
Keep reading over the summer! Pick up a reading log and complete a variety of activities. With every 3 you complete, pick up a “Libraries Rock” scratch card! Everyone wins! Complete 18 activities and join us at the Pool Party!


ADULTS

Maker Space - Sewing Machine
Ongoing
A sewing machine will be available at the library for use by our patrons. Please sign up for a time slot as the machine is available for drop in use, but first come first served. You will need to bring your own sewing materials.

ADULTS: Summer Library Program
"Libraries Rock"

JULY

Book Bunch - On the Rocks Book Discussion
Thursday July 19th 6:30pm
White Tears, by Hari Kunzru
Join us at Lounge 1848 for a discussion of this month’s book, pizza, and a delicious demonstration of three traditional cocktails from a talented mixologist! 112 W Fulton St, Edgerton, WI 53534.

Writers Guild
Monday July 9th & 23rd 6:00pm

Movie Musical Afternoon - "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"
Friday July 20th 1:30pm

Ukulele Circle
Wednesday, July 25th 6:00pm
Come play with Knapton Music Notes! During this instruction and fun collaborative class Knapton will be teaching a little bit about how to play the Ukulele and then hosting a collaborative jam session! Please feel free to bring your own instrument or use one of the ones provided.

Rock Painting
Thursday July 12th 6:00pm
Come and get creative with us! Bring your own special rock for painting or choose from one of ours. Add your colorful rocks to your garden, give them as gifts or hide them for someone special to find!

August

History Club
Wednesday August 1 at 9:30am

Coloring Club
Wednesday August 8 6:00pm

Seed Saving Program
Thursday, August 9 at 6 pm
Join us in learning how to successfully preserve seeds from one year to another from the Rock County Master Gardeners!

Community Book Bunch
Thursday, August 16 at 6:30pm
Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah
Join us at Pettit’s Lakeview Bar & Grill for a discussion of this month’s book. 1901 WI-59, Milton, WI 53563.

Writers Guild
Monday August 13 & 27 at 6:00pm

Movie Musical Afternoon - "The Greatest Show on Earth"
Friday August 10 at 1:30

Singing Bowls
Thursday August 2 at 6:00pm
Join us for an informational class with Christy! She will be bringing Tibetan singing bowls and other international instruments from around the world that have been used in traditional ceremonies.

           

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