Wisconsin Dells Postcard Program by liuqingyan


 620 Elm Street
 Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
 608-254-2146                   V O L U M E        3 ,   I S S U E    5                                                  M A Y     2 0 1 0

 Library Hours

 Monday 9-8
                              “May”be You Can Join Us This Month
 Tuesday 9-8
                           Now that spring is really here we       Join us at the library on Satur-     Tuesday Tue-Dos
 Wednesday 9-8             are planning great May programs         day, May 22 from 10 a.m. to          We are very excited
                           to bring in the new season.             1:00 p.m. for a Saturday library     about our craft
 Thursday 9-8              Saturday Programs                       craft day. We have a great make      Tuesday Tue-Do this
                           Saturday, May 8 please come             and take craft planned for you.      month. On Tuesday, May 11
 Friday 9-5                to the Lake Delton School for a         Try your hand at stick weaving.      at 1:00 p.m. we have a special
                           Mother’s Day Tea Party begin-           We’ll have all the supplies for      guest coming to share her exper-
                                                                   you to create a colorful project     tise with stamping and card mak-
 Saturday 9-2              ning at 10 a.m. Bring your mom
                           to this special tea party, com-         to take home.                        ing. Pearl Sylvander will be join-
The library will be        plete with tea & treats. Join           We close out the month with a        ing us to give you the opportu-
      closed               Charlotte for tea, stories and a        5th Saturday Family Fun Day.         nity to create hand stamped and
 Monday, May 31            craft.                                  Join us Saturday, May 29 be-         hand crafted greeting cards. All
   in honor of                                                     ginning at 10 a.m. for a Memorial    supplies will be provided by the
                           Saturday, May 15 is movie day
 Memorial Day.                                                     Day Weekend Celebration. We          library. All area adults are wel-
                           at the library. This month’s
                                                                   will have crafts, games and treats   come to join us.
                           movie is the new to DVD com-
Bookmobile Schedule        edy Tooth Fairy. This family fun        commemorating this red, white        On Tuesday, May 25 at 1:00
                           movie follows a star hockey             and blue holiday.                    p.m. join us as make a big tue-do
Tuesdays                   player’s temporary transforma-          Don’t forget story hours are         about game day. We will have
9:00 - 10:00               tion into a full-fledged tooth fairy.   every Tuesday morning at the         cards, games and the Wii. Fun
Sunshine Playhouse         Come to the movies at the li-                                                and games for all!
                                                                   library and every Wednesday
10:30-12:00                brary beginning at 10 a.m. We’ll        morning at Marshall Hall in Lake     “May”be you can join us this
Deer Run Estates
                           provide the popcorn.                    Delton at 10:15 a.m.                 month for fun library programs.
4:30 – 6:00
Woodland Apartments

                                 Wisconsin Dells Postcard Program
Lake Delton Village Hall
 1:00- 4:00
Lake Delton School
                           The Friends of the Kilbourn Pub-        40 years and it inspired her to      postcards will be on display and
Thursdays                  lic Library and the Dells Country       write a book. The book is titled     she will also have books on hand
11:30-12:30                Historical Society are pleased to       Wisconsin Dells and it is part of    for sale. We invite you to come
Village Glen Apartments    present a unique presentation of        the Postcard History Series.         see the history of Wisconsin
2:30-3:30                  the history of Wisconsin Dells.         Bonnie will speak about how she      Dells through postcards. The
Colonial Apartments        Join us as we welcome local au-         developed her postcard collec-       program will be held on Tues-
                           thor Bonnie Jean Alton. Bonnie          tion, her love of the beauty and     day, May 11 at 7:00 p.m. in
Fridays                    is a collector of over 14,000           history of this area, and why she    the Community Center room at
2:00- 4:00                 postcards. Collecting vintage           was inspired to write her book.      the Kilbourn Public Library.
Neenah Creek School        postcards has been her hobby for        A portion of her collection of       Refreshments will be served.

2nd Saturdays
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                                                          Summer is Coming
                                   As the Wisconsin Dells &          hours, grade school                Summer also
                                   Lake Delton communities           reading hours, movie               means the
                                   and businesses start to           days, special family pro-          first book sale
   Summer is coming - that
   means more opportunities        gear up for the busy              grams, KPL day camp, a             of the year.
    to visit our bookmobile.       season, the library will          teen reading club, teen            Saturday,
  Each summer we adjust the        also be revving it up for         events and more. Come              June 12, the
    bookmobile schedule to         the summer.                       to the library to pick up          Friends of the Kilbourn
   better fit the needs of the     Kids of all ages                  a schedule of events or            Library will be holding a
  community during the busy        are invited to                    visit our website for              Taste of the Dells / Heri-
      months of summer.
                                   “Make a                           more information.                  tage Days book sale.
     The summer schedule
         begins June 8.            Splash… Read”                     Adults will be able to             We are looking for dona-
                                   this summer with the              participate in the sum-            tions of books, DVDs,
                                   2010 Summer Library               mery fun also. “Water              CDs or videos. Profits
       2010 SUMMER
                                   Program. Charlotte and            Your Mind - Read” in-              from book sales help the
                                   the rest of the staff here        vites adults to keep               library purchase items
Tuesdays                           invite children of all ages       track of the number of             for the collection, offer
9:00 – 10:00 Sunshine Playhouse    to get involved this sum-         books they read or listen          special programs and
10:30- 12:00 Deer Run Estates      mer and explore the               to and win prizes all              fund special events. Do-
12:30 -1:00 Tower Park             world of water and water          summer long. Stop in               nations can be dropped
5:00 – 6:30 Woodland Apts          fun. The library will be          the library starting in            off at the library and are
                                   offering preschool story          June to register.                  tax deductible.
10:00 – 11:30 Lake DeltonSchool
12:15 – 1:00 HoChunk HeadStart

                                      Discover Your Roots
2:00 - 3:00 Lake Delton School

11:30 – 12:00 Village Glen Apts    Are you interested in learning how to trace your family tree or expanding your family history
 2:30 – 3:30 Colonial Apartments   knowledge? We can help. The library is offering a four week course in Introduction to Gene-
                                   alogy. The classes will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays, May 5, 12, 19 and 26
                                   in the Community Center Room here at the library. Topics will include: Where to Start, Ge-
11:30 – 12:00 Clara Avenue Apts.
12:30 – 1:30 Captain Bob’s Park    nealogical Forms, Computer Searches and the Internet, Using Foreign Sources, An Historical
2:30 - 3:30 Neenah Creek School    Perspective, and Writing It Up. If there is interest the classes could also be scheduled from
                                   6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Call the library for more information and to sign up for classes.
2nd Saturdays
10:00 – 11:30 Lake Delton School

                                                  May Book Club Selection
                                   The book club selection for       wife, and mother of three who      Hers is an unusual book- both
                                   May is Still Alice by Lisa        suffers from early-onset Alz-      a moving novel and an impor-
                                   Genova. According to Barnes       heimer's disease. What follows     tant read. The book club will
                                   & Noble Editors this may be       is the story of Alice's slow but   meet to discuss this powerful
                                   one of the most frightening       inevitable loss of memory and      book on Monday, May 24 at
                                   novels you'll ever read. It's     connection with reality, told      6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May
                                   certainly one of the most un-     from her perspective. In Still     26 at 1:30 p.m. Copies of the
                                   forgettable. Genova's debut       Alice, Genova, who has a Ph.D.     book are available at the li-
                                   revolves around Alice             in neuroscience from Harvard,      brary. Pick one up and join us -
                                   Howland, a Harvard professor,     uniquely reveals the experi-       new members are always wel-
                                   gifted researcher and lecturer,   ence of living with Alzheimer's.   come.

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