Expanded Friday hours for 2018!
The library is open from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Fridays all year round.

Visit the Night Circus -- Sun Prairie Library Foundation Spring Gala
For one memorable evening, visit the Night Circus, inspired by Erin Morgenstern’s magical debut novel, and be transported.
Join us for a night of food, music, friendship, and auctions. This year’s fare includes carnival favorites with a black tie flare from Beans ‘n Cream Bakehouse. Wine tastings, and beer sampling.
Saturday, April 21     5:30 - 8:30 p.m.  
Advance Tickets: $50 includes dinner, drinks, and childcare (reservations required)!
Tickets will be available at the door on Saturday for $60.
Tickets available online and at the library Information Desk.

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Estate Planning - Be Prepared!
Everyone should consider estate planning.  Get your will and other legal documents in order.  Learn the key elements of estate planning and get the resources you need to complete your own.
Monday, April 23     7 p.m.
Library Community Room
Registration Required.  Call WWBIC at 608-257-5450 or visit their website.

Getting to Know Medicare
This program is designed to acquaint current and future Medicare Beneficiaries with the four parts of Medicare and help them navigate insurance options.
Monday, April 23     6 p.m.
Wednesday April 25     10 a.m.

Library Conference Room
Registration Appreciated. Call 608-825-0702 or email

Wisconsin Author Rex Owens announces the launch of Dead Reckoning
Join Rex to celebrate the publishing of his third historical novel in the Ian Murphy series.  Hear excerpts read aloud and enjoy homemade Irish tea cake, coffee and Irish tea.
Tuesday, April 24     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Movie Licensing USA

Film Critics Club featuring Baran
Come for a free showing of the Screen International Award nominee, Baran, the story of a 17 year old construction worker who falls in love with an Afghan refugee.
Thursday, April 26     5:30 p.m.
Library Conference Room
This film is rated PG and runs for 94 minutes.

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Adult Movie Matinee featuring Only the brave (Rated PG-13)
Come for a free screening of Only the Brave, a drama based on the book The Fire Line, which tells the true story of the elite crew of firefighters who battled a wildfire in Prescott, Arizona in June 2013.
Sunday, April 29     2 p.m. (Runtime 133 minutes)
Library Community Room
Tropical Gardening in Wisconsin
Interest in your summer gardens can be  magnified by the use of colorful tropical plantings. Wisconsin summers are ideal for a wide range of tropical selections.  Mark Dwyer, Director of Horticulture at Rotary Botanical Gardens, will help you explore the possibilities.
Monday, April 30     6 p.m.
Library Community Room

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Afternoon Matinee featuring Darkest Hour (rated PG-13)
Free screening of the Oscar nominee, Darkest Hour, about U.K. prime minister Winston Churchill who must rally the nation to war against the Nazis. Starring Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas.
Tuesday, May 1     2 p.m. (Runtime 125 minutes)
Library Community Room
Popcorn provided!
Adventures in House-sitting
Join Deb Biechler as she shares stories of house-sitting in the south of France, and farm/cat sitting in Bear Creek & Sun Prairie, WI. Deb will share photos of her eight month adventure in France as well as give some tips for having your own housesitting adventure.
Wednesday, May 2     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Genealogy Workgroup
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.
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.
May 21

Library Community Room

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: Apr 19, 2018
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