The Library will be closed Sunday, April 1 for Spring Holiday.  The drive-through book drop will remain open for returns.
Expanded Friday hours for 2018!
The library is open from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Fridays all year round.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Sun Prairie Public Library and the Sun Prairie Public Library Foundation
Most 2017 tax forms are available online or by mail.
Here are a few links to help you find the forms you need.

Free tax preparation assistance is available for low-income, elderly and/or people with disabilities in many Dane County locations.


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Adult Movie Night Featuring Darkest Hour
Originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 21at 5:30 p.m.

Harry Potter I Love Harry Potter!
Self-directed activities in the Children’s Area, with a chance to win prizes!  All ages are welcome; children under the age of 8 must be with an actively participating adult at all times. No registration required.
Thursday, March 22nd
Drop in anytime between 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Garden Information Session presented by The Sun Prairie Community Garden Organization
Master Gardener Gae Bergmann will explain the life stages of monarch butterflies and how to create habitat for them.  Jean Schneider of the Madison Area Permaculture Guild will talk about easy-grow-herbs.
Saturday, March 24     9:30 a.m. - noon
Library Community Room
Log Cabin Quilt Remembering Grandma: A Depression Era Quilt Show
Join us for this commemorative quilt show, presented by Wisconsin quilt artist, Pat Ehrenberg. Learn about popular techniques from the era and the role quilts played at the 1933 World's Fair in Chicago. Over twentyquilts will be shown, and items will be available for purchase.
Sunday, March 25 at 2:00pm
Library Community Room

Forward Theater Company Presents
Play Club - An interactive discussion of Margorie Prime by Jordan Harrison
Like a book club, but better.  Two actors will read scenes aloud to enhance the discussion of the play.
Wednesday, March 28     6 p.m.
Library Conference Room
Space is limited; registration required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email

Cover Art for the Driftless Reader The Driftless Reader
Curt Meine and Keefe Keeley discuss their anthology, The Driftless Reader, which gathers many classic works that highlight the unique natural & cultural history that encompasses the great southwestern WI, MN, IA, & IL landscape.  This event will feature a short presentation and readings from the book. Books will be available for sale and signing.
Wednesday, April 4     6:30 p.m
Library Community Room
West Wind Quartet West Wind Concert
Fiddler Alan Ng is back by popular demand -- and this time he's bringing the band! Drawing from both old & new Irish traditions, the West Wind Quartet balances lilting jigs and driving reels with exuberant dance tunes from the Sliabh Luachra region. Don't miss this dazzling display of musicianship!
Sunday, April 8     2 p.m.
Library Community Room
This Live Concert Series event is generously sponsored by The Friends of Sun Prairie Library.
Murder on the Orient Express Cover Adult Movie Night featuring Murder on the Orient Express (rated PG-13)
See the new release based on Agatha Christie's classic novel of the same name in which the celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case when a murder occurs on the train he's traveling on. Starring Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz.
Monday, April 9     5:30 p.m. (runtime 114 minutes)
Refreshments served.
Genealogy Workgroup
April 14, May 12, June 9     10 a.m.      
The Genealogy Workgroup meets on the second Saurday of each month.  New topics are explored monthly.  Feel free to bring your own laptop or tablet.
Gentle Yoga for all Ages Spring Into Yoga
Spring into yoga with this gentle intro workshop with certified instructor, Audrey Drake.  Be sure to where comfortable clothes & bring your yoga mat or towel!
Sunday, April 15     2 p.m.
Space is limited; registration required call 608-825-0702 or email
Pinterest Collage Pinterest Live!
Four sessions over four months.  Topics to include scrapbooking, home decorating and easy home decor.  Registration is appreciated but not required.  Drop in for one session or all of them.
Mondays at 6 p.m.
April 16, May 21

Library Community Room
Reptiles Around the World
The library's beloved boa returns, and he's bringing all his reptile friends along! An exciting evening of educational, critter cuddling fun presented by Snake Discovery LLC.
Wednesday, April 18     6 p.m.
all ages welcome AND encouraged to attend!
Fine-free Library!
In an effort to reduce barriers and increase access, the Sun Prairie Public Library Board recently adopted changes to our Circulation Policy.  The Sun Prairie Public Library no longer charges daily overdue fines for most materials*.  We hope these changes will increase library visits, and access for all our patrons.  Thank you for using YOUR library!
*Specialized collections such as Buzz Books, Rental DVDs, Video Games, Technology, and Storytime Kits will still be charged daily overdue fines.  Replacement fees will continue to be charged for lost or damaged items.
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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




Last updated: Mar 21, 2018
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