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Friday, August 22  9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The drive-through book drop will be open for returns.

The library will be open from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.

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The library will be closed on Sundays until September 7.

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Cool Off This Summer--at the Library and the Family Aquatic Center!

Now until August 25, pay all your library fines, and receive a day pass to the Aquatic Center,

or buy a day pass at the the Aquatic Center and get a coupon for $1 towards library fines.

The Sun Prairie Public Library is proud to announce our first ever community reading project called Sun Prairie Reads!  This project will be a yearlong event centered on a single book: Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman.

To find out more about what this it is all about, visit our Sun Prairie Reads webpage.  You can also view our calendar to see what events are coming up next.

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Bottle Cap Refrigerator Magnets

Make & take super-cool fridge magnets.  Use supplies provided, or bring your own tiny photos for personalized magnets.

Saturday, August 23     11a.m. - 12:30p.m.

Library Community Room

Early registration suggested.  Call 608-825-0702 or email

Mystery Movie at the Library

Take a chance! Throw caution to the wind!

Come for a mystery movie, and be totally surprised by our selection.

Saturday, August 23     1 p.m. [Hint: You can go your own way.]

(Not ready to risk it?  Stop by the library, call 608-825-0702, or email, and we will let you in on the secret.)

Exploring Entrepreneurship--Do You Have What It Takes?

Find out what you should consider before starting your own business.

Monday, August 25     6-8 p.m.

Library Community Room

Presented by the Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corp.

Seating is limited; call 608-257-5450 to register.

Beekeeping 101

Everything you ever wondered about honey bees and beekeeping.  Handle beekeeping equipment and taste honey too.

Wednesday, August 27     6:30 p.m.

Library Community Room

Presented by Jeanne Hansen, Dane County Beekeeping Association

From Farm to Table

From Farmers Markets to CSAs, explore the local food movement--what it offers and what it means to the health of our community.

Thursday, August 28     6:30 p.m.

Library Community Room

Be Prepared!  Get Your Will and Other Documents in Order.

Learn the key elements of wills and estate planning, and receive resources to complete a plan of your own.

Tuesday, September 2     6-8 p.m.

Library Community Room

Presented by the Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corp.

Seating is limited; call 608-257-5450 to register.

The History and Ecology of Horican Marsh

Naturalist and frequent public radio guest, Bill Volkert discusses the geology, history, and wildlife of this great wetland and the ecological considerations involved in maintaining it.

Thursday, September 4     6:30 p.m

Library Community Room

Sponsored by the Friends of the Sun Prairie Public Library

Yoga for Office Workers

A program designed for those moments when we find ourselves sitting for long periods of time.

Saturday, September 6      11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Library Community Room

Early registration is suggested call 608-825-0702 or email to register.

Mystery Movie at the Library

Take a chance! Throw caution to the wind!

Come for a mystery movie, and be totally surprised by our selection.

Saturday, September 6   2 p.m. [Hint: The plot snaps quickly into focus.]

(Not ready to risk it?  Stop by the library, call 608-825-0702, or email, and we will let you in on the secret.)

Getting the Most Out of Your College Visit

Parents and students are invited to attend this talk by Robert DeCock, Certified College Planning Specialist.  Learn the art of the college visit and many things you won't hear from your high school or college.

Monday, September 8     6:30 p.m.

Library Community Room

Crafting and Conversation

Bring your own craft, join a group project or just enjoy the conversation.

Free and open to all adults.

Sunday, September 14     1:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Community Room

“One benefit of summer was that each day we had more light to read by. ”
~ Jeannette Walls

Put all that daylight to use with Good Reads !

  • Book recommendations and reviews
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  • Read about your favorite author or genre

Sponsored by the Friends of the Sun Prairie Public Library

Buzz Books

  • A new 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

 

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