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Donate Food for Fines this February
  • $1 off overdue fines for every item brought to the library
  • $10 limit
  • Does not apply to fees for lost or damaged items
    Donations remain within our community
The Art of Eyebrow Threading
Learn the Indian technique for shaping the eyebrows with thread. More gentle on skin than tweezing or waxing.
Presented by Poonam Rao of Celebrations Art Studio.  All materials will be provided.
Sunday, March 1     2 p.m.
Library Community Room
Registration required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email

Living with Knee or Hip Pain?
Learn what causes the pain and about the latest treatment options
Tuesday, March 3     6:30-7:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Getting to Know Medicare
Get your Medicare questions answered by licensed professionals at this educational seminar.
Wednesday, March 4     10 a.m    or    Thursday, March 5     6:30 p.m.
Library Conference Room
Registration required.  Call 608-825-0702 or email

Crafting and Conversation
Bring in your favorite portable craft project.  Work on your own; work in groups or just enjoy the conversation.  Light refreshments will be served.  Free and open to all adults.
Sunday, March 8    1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Building the Perfect Business Plan
Learn what goes into a business plan, what's important and where to start.  For new and existing businesses.
Wednesday, March 11 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Presented by the Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation.
Registration required.  Call 608-257-5450.

Mystery Movie at the Library
Live Dangerously!  Throw caution to the wind!
Come for a mystery movie, and be totally surprised by our selection.
Saturday, March 14     2:00 p.m. [Hint:  Where general relativity and quantum field theory come together]
(Not ready to risk it?  Stop by the library, call 608-825-0702 or email and we will let you in on the secret.

Jeff Pockat--Gaelic Harpist & Musical Storyteller
In the spirit of St. Patrick's Day, enjoy traditional and original pieces performed on the Wire Strung Celtic Harp.
Sunday, March 15     2 p.m.
Library Community Room
Trinity Irish Dancers
A riveting performance by this acclaimed dance ensemble showcasing Irish heritage, traditional costumes and music.
Monday, March 16     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room

Wisconsin Film Festival Sneak Peek
Preview this year's Wisconsin Film Festival (April 9-16).  Watch trailers from the films, and learn what it takes to organize the festival  behind the scenes.  Insiders will take your questions.
Thursday, March 19     6:30 p.m.
Library Community Room
Made possible with funds from Beyond the Page


Now Available

Flipster -- now available
Flipster provides instant access to many popular magazines in easy-to-read digital format.
• Users can browse magazines by category or search for specific periodicals. An online newsstand provides a carousel of the most recent issues.
• Magazines can be downloaded to iPads or iPad Minis via a native app for offline reading anytime, anywhere.
• To learn more about Flipster, visit, or watch a promotional video at
-Located under the Databases tab at
(Available in library and remotely )

Many 2014 tax forms are available online or by mail.
Here are a few links to help you get started.
Tax preparation help available in Sun Prairie

Tax preparation help available in the wider Madison area

Fire side

“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.

See for yourself...



Last updated: Feb 23, 2015
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