Friday, December 19, 2014

Happy Holidays from the Library

Who wants a bunch of birds, and lords a leaping and ladies dancing … 
when you can get all this for Christmas at the library for free!

The Twelve Days of Christmas at the Library

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me
A card from the public library.

On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Two bestselling novels,
On the card from the public library.

On the third day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On the card from the public library.

On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On the card from the public library.

On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the sixth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the seventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Seven reference sources,
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the eighth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Eight compact discs,
Seven reference sources,
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the ninth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Nine Audio-books,
Eight compact discs,
Seven reference sources,
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the tenth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Ten magazines
Nine Audio-books,
Eight compact discs,
Seven reference sources,
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the eleventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Eleven Internet passes,
Ten magazines,
Nine Audio-books,
Eight compact discs,
Seven reference sources,
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
Twelve summer programs,
Eleven Internet passes,
Ten magazines,
Nine Audio-books,
Eight compact discs,
Seven reference sources,
Six story hours,
Five downloaded e-books,
Four crafting programs,
Three DVDs,
Two bestselling novels,
On a card from the public library.

Happy Holidays from the Staff of the Reedsburg Public Library!

by Janet Gasser, Reference Services Librarian

Monday, September 8, 2014

Antiques Event Returns

Antique Appraisal Event September 21


Antique expert Mark Moran will be back at the library for his third visit on Sunday, September 21, noon - 3pm.  Registration for this event is required if you would like to have an item appraised. (One item per person limit)  Spectators do not need to register.  The show is fun to watch, and he does a great job of getting through lots of items in an entertaining way.  We had a full house last year for the entire three hours, even with a Packer game as competition!  To sign up to bring in an item or for more information about Mr. Moran's program, stop by the library.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Back to School Open House this Thursday


Fun week of programs

Join us this evening for our Family Science Fair.  No project?  No problem.  Come see the neat projects that have been put together for the event!





Thursday evening join us for our Back to School Open House.  Come in for a tour, stop by for drop-in activities or join us for a demonstration of LINKcat and other library databases.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Mad Science

Mad Science of Iowa
Tuesday, July 29th @ 6:30pm



Mad Science of Iowa is in their tenth season of science-based shows to libraries all over the Midwest.  They are truly mad about science and this summer's program highlights includes fizz, pop and boom.  Chemistry experiments will accomplish the fizz, a vortex generator the pop, and a hydrogen boom.

This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts and by a grant from Sauk County UW-Extension Arts & Culture Committee.

Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

Reedsburg's Vintage Baseball Festival is coming up on August 2.
Join us for a special kickoff presentation Friday evening, August 1.




Monday, July 7, 2014

Reedsburg Public Library on the Road


Reedsburg Public Library’s Outreach to Loganville

Emmie Phillippi, the Reedsburg Public Library’s Outreach Librarian, has been providing Summer Library Program Services to Loganville for since 2008.  This outreach includes programs, reading incentives, performers and materials available for check out.  The Village Hall in Loganville is transformed into a mini library on Wednesday mornings at 10am for Loganville Book Bunch, a programing time for families and some Wednesday afternoons at 1pm for Teen Time which is for students going into 5th grade and higher.
There is no need to register, but a library card is required for materials to be checked out.  New library cards can be issued with a proof of I.D. and address.

 Upcoming Book Bunch programs include Police Science, presenter Mary Tooley and other science related fun on July 16, 23, 30, August 6 and 13.  Teen Time will be held on July 16 and August 6.
For more information about all the Summer Library Program events visit the Reedsburg Public Library’s website at reedsburglibrary.org or call 768-READ(7323).