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In February, Sun Prairie Public Library patrons donated over 1,140 lbs. of food through our Food for Fines program.
We are still weighing the final donations, and will post the grand total here when we find out.
All donations will remain in our community.

Living with Knee or Hip Pain?
Learn what causes the pain and about the latest treatment options
Tuesday, March 3     6:30-7:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Getting to Know Medicare
Get your Medicare questions answered by licensed professionals at this educational seminar.
Wednesday, March 4     10 a.m    or    Thursday, March 5     6:30 p.m.
Library Conference Room
Registration required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email

Crafting and Conversation
Bring in your favorite portable craft project.  Work on your own; work in groups or just enjoy the conversation.  Light refreshments will be served.  Free and open to all adults.
Sunday, March 8    1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Building the Perfect Business Plan
Learn what goes into a business plan, what's important and where to start.  For new and existing businesses.
Wednesday, March 11 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Presented by the Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation.
Registration required.  Call 608-257-5450.

Mystery Movie at the Library
Live Dangerously!  Throw caution to the wind!
Come for a mystery movie, and be totally surprised by our selection.
Saturday, March 14     2:00 p.m. [Hint:  Where general relativity and quantum field theory come together]
(Not ready to risk it?  Stop by the library, call 608-825-0702 or email and we will let you in on the secret.

Jeff Pockat--Gaelic Harpist & Musical Storyteller
In the spirit of St. Patrick's Day, enjoy traditional and original pieces performed on the Wire Strung Celtic Harp.
Sunday, March 15     2 p.m.
Library Community Room
Trinity Irish Dancers
A riveting performance by this acclaimed dance ensemble showcasing Irish heritage, traditional costumes and music.
Monday, March 16     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Wisconsin Film Festival Sneak Peek
Preview this year's Wisconsin Film Festival (April 9-16).  Watch trailers from the films, and learn what it takes to organize the festival  behind the scenes.  Insiders will take your questions.
Thursday, March 19     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Made possible with funds from Beyond the Page

Pop-up Cards
Learn to make basic pop-up cards.  Choose from an assortment of templates, or create your own design.  All materials will be provided.
Saturday, March 21     11a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Early registration recommended.  Call 608-825-0702 or email
Peeps-themed crafts and activities for the whole family.  Children are welcome to participate with their adult chaperone.
Saturday, March 21     2:00 p.m.
Library Community Room
Registration required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email


Now Available

Flipster -- now available
Flipster provides instant access to many popular magazines in easy-to-read digital format.
• Users can browse magazines by category or search for specific periodicals. An online newsstand provides a carousel of the most recent issues.
• Magazines can be downloaded to iPads or iPad Minis via a native app for offline reading anytime, anywhere.
• To learn more about Flipster, visit, or watch a promotional video at
-Located under the Databases tab at
(Available in library and remotely )

Many 2014 tax forms are available online or by mail.
Here are a few links to help you get started.
Tax preparation help available in Sun Prairie

Tax preparation help available in the wider Madison area

Fire side

“A book is a device to ignite the imagination . ”
~Alan Bennett, The Uncommon Reader

Kindle a flame with Good Reads !
• Book recommendations and reviews
• Subscribe to e-newsletters
• Read about your favorite author or genre
Sponsored by the Friends of the Sun Prairie Public Library

Buzz Books

A collection of popular titles with classic appeal.

  • Books for adults, teens and children
  • Available to walk-in patrons only

  • Sponsored by the Friends of the Sun Prairie Library

Sun Prairie Public Library is a great place to visit,
but don't just take our word for it.

See for yourself...



Last updated: Mar 02, 2015
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