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The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
Joins us to watch the 7-part documentary film by Ken Burns
Wednesday Evenings at 6 p.m.     October 29-December 17
November 5    In the Arena (1901-1910)
November 12   The Fire of Life (1910 - 1919)
November 19   The Storm (1920 - 1933)
Library Conference Room

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Earth Songs - Poetry and Readings
Poetry, readings and community sharing on our creative relationship to the earth.  FABU, Madison's former poet laureate, will read from her poetry.
November 5     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

From Overwhelmed to Organized
4 simple steps to organization that work everytime! Learn how to start, what to keep and what to toss, establish good systems and habits.  No more cluttered spaces.
Thursday, November 6     6:30p.m.
Library Community Room
Registration Required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email
Presented by Jill Annis of Simply Organized and columnist for the Wisconsin State Journal

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Beginning Genealogy
An overview of geneology including a walk-through of popular genealogy websites.  Bring along your basic family history and a laptop or tablet for hands-on experience.
Saturday, November 8     10 a.m.
Library Conference Room

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The Art of Eyebrow Threading
Learn the technique of using thread to shape the eyebrows.  All materials will be provided in the class.
Saturday November 8     2 p.m.
Library Community Room
Registration Required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email
Presented by Poonam Rao of Celebrations Art Studio

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Pay Less for College
Learn how college funding really works.  Minimize loans, increase scholarship, and save in appropriate ways.  Parents and students welcome.
Tuesday, November 11     6:30p.m.
Library Conference Room
Presented by Robert DeCock, Certified College Planning Specialist

Reel of Movie Film Mystery Movie at the Library
Take a chance! Walk on the wild side!
Come for a mystery movie, and be totally surprised by our selection.
Saturday, November 15    2:00 p.m. [Hint: working or productive of harm or evil : baleful]
(Not ready to risk it?  Stop by the library, call 608-825-0702, or email, and we will let you in on the secret.)
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Pom-Pom Apples
From a scrap of cardboard and a small skein of yarn emerges a pom-pom that looks like a bitten apple.  Simple but amazing.  All ages and abilities welcome.  All supplies provided.
Saturday, November 22     11a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Early registration suggested.  Call 608-825-0702 or email

Tech-Know Learn a new language before you know it
Transparent Language Online (with byki) is a powerful online language learning system used by top government language schools.
• Lock foreign words and phrases in your long term memory
• Remote access from your home/office computer (PC or Mac) and mobile device
• Tests to evaluate your language proficiency
-Located under the Databases tab at
(Available in library and remotely to City of Sun Prairie card holders)
-First time users click on "Sign Up Now" to get started

“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.

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Last updated: Oct 31, 2014
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