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The library is open from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Fridays all year round.

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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!
DIY Salad Dressings with the Oilerie
Lori Hackman, owner of the Oilerie in Sun Prairie, will demonstrate how to make salad dressings at home with basic fresh ingredients.
No registration required!
Tuesday, May 1     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
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
Know Your ABC's: Autism - Beyond Can't
This program will begin with the basics of autism, and then explore autism through a self-advocate's perspective.
Saturday, May 5     10:00am
Library Community Room
Finger Painting Spring Bouquet: Floral Finger-painting
Remember how fun it was to finger-paint?  Learn a simple technique for finger-painting flowers and reconnect with that freedom and possibility.  This relaxed and supportive session will be facilitated by professional Life Coach, Theresa Kim.    
Sunday, May 6     2 p.m.
Library Community Room
Registration Required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email
milwaukee 53206 Documentary Sceeening: Milwaukee 53206
Come for a free scerening of the award-winning documentary, Milwaukee 53206 which chronicals life in the ZIP code that incarcerates the highest percentage of black men in America.
Monday, May 7     6 p.m.
Library community Room
Registration is required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email
This film has a runtime of 80 minutes and is not rated.
Patrick Marsh: A Look at its Past and Future
Please join PLATO at the library for a panel discussion on the history and future of Patrick Marsh
Tuesday, May 8     7 p.m.
Library Community Room
This panel discussion is part of the 2018 PLATO Lecture Series.
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 25, 2018
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