News, Reviews, and Events

3.9.15    Looking for some free fun events during early release days and time off from school this week? Try these!

Teen Tech Day! Monday, March 9    1-2pm    Main Library Help us kick off Teen Tech Week with an hour of tech fun featuring a Sphero, a Drawdio, bristle bots, squishy circuits, awesome iPad apps and more! Ages: middle/high school

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Attention book lovers! Hit up the Friends of the Library Booksale, today, Friday, February 27, 6-8 pm for Friends of the Library members. Memberships are available at the door.  Open to everyone on Saturday the 28th, 9 am-2 pm. Everything is $1 or less and all titles are half-price in the Friends Book Shop. 

3.2.15      We now have a way for you to request forthcoming fiction from our most popular authors in regular and large print. Some of these titles may not be published for up to seven or eight months.  You can also request feature films on DVD that have release dates up to three months ahead.  Here's how you search and request these hot titles. 

Join us as we kick off the free UW-Madison online course “Changing Weather and Climate in the Great Lakes Region” this week! Learn about how climate change is affecting the region we call home. There’ still time to sign up at moocs.wisc.edu! We are hosting discussions at Main on Thursdays, 2/26-3/19, from 6:15pm-7:15pm. 

Learn how to help animals by becoming a volunteer transporter! The Animal Rescuers Network of La Crosse will be presenting on this topic on February 21 at 9:30 in the Auditorium at Main. You can make a difference! Come for the presentation, ask questions and meet representatives from local rescue groups.