Adults

Upcoming Events

  • Friday, April 20, 1:00 pm

    Job Help is Canceled Friday, April 20. Our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.  Jennifer Seese, our DWD representative, will return Friday, May 4th at 1pm. 

     

     

     

     

  • Saturday, April 21, 10:30 am

    Start your Saturday with the enchanting sounds of Chamber music floating through the library. Members of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra will perform a variety of gorgeous musical pieces.

     

     

  • Wednesday, April 25, 6:30 pm

    Singers from Four Seasons Theatre explore the art of lyric writing through the work of a master lyricist: Stephen Sondheim. Join us as we use Sondheim’s own words—and performances of his songs—to learn about the lyricist’s craft. Registration appreciated, but not required. Please call 437-5021.

     

  • Thursday, April 26 (All day)

    Stop by and browse one of our largest used book sales of the year!

     

  • Thursday, May 3, 6:30 pm

    Would you like to receive a postcard from someone in another country? How about sending a Mt. Horeb postcard to another state? Join Jason Brehm as he teaches how to use the free postcard sending/receiving service Postcrossing.com.  A veteran user, he has sent and received over 700 postcards from around the world!

     

  • Friday, May 4, 1:00 pm
    Friday, May 18, 1:00 pm
    Friday, June 1, 1:00 pm
    Friday, June 15, 1:00 pm

    The Mount Horeb Public Library is excited to partner with the Department of Workforce Development to offer one-on-one assistance with job searching, resume writing, interview skills and more! Jennifer Seese, DWD, will be at the library the first and third Fridays of the month from 1pm-4pm.

    Some Fridays will feature a program followed by personal assistance, other Fridays will be all one-on-one appointments. Community members are invited to stop in the library during these times to receive help with their specific career development needs. The meeting times are first come, first served, or by appointment by calling the library help desk at 437-5021.

    Anyone looking for help with their career is encouraged to take part.

     

  • Monday, May 14, 6:30 pm

     Presentation followed by planting of two trees in the library lawn.

    Mt. Horeb Parks and Urban Forest Director Jeff Gorman and DNR Regional Urban Forestry Coordinator Brian Wahl will begin the evening with an indoor presentation outlining the correct way to plant trees, including bare root. Following the talk, we'll head outside and get our hands dirty as Jeff and Brian help us plant two trees next to the library. Rain or shine.

     

  • Thursday, June 7, 6:30 pm

    Join Registered Dietitian Sarah Dreifke, MS, RD, to learn how a mindful eating practice can benefit you and your relationship with food, weight and health. Participants will enjoy an evening of mindful reflection, meditation and savoring food. Registration required.

     

We look forward to seeing you at the library! Registration for events is always appreciated, but not required unless otherwise noted. To register, please call (608) 437-5021.  Questions? Please contact our adult programming librarian, Melissa Roelli, at or (608) 437-5021, ext. 109.

Along with the exciting and enriching programs listed to the right, the library offers a variety of other resources for adults. A few are listed below.

Memory Loss Caregiver Kits

Created to support caregivers helping people with memory loss, our newest kits are filled with a variety of books, pictures, videos, music and other items designed to evoke memories and invite sharing. Five separate kits, each with a different theme, are available to check out.

Free Career Assistance at the Library from Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development

1st and 3rd Fridays, 1pm-4 pm

The Mount Horeb Public Library is excited to partner with the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development to offer one-on-one assistance with job searching, resume writing, interview skills and more! Jennifer Seese, DWD, will be at the library the first and third Fridays of the month from 1 pm - 4 pm.

Some Fridays will feature a program followed by personal assistance, other Fridays will be all one-on-one appointments. Community members are invited to stop in the library during these times to receive help with their specific career development needs.  The meeting times are first come, first served, or by appointment by calling the library Help Desk at 437-5021.

Anyone looking for help with their career is encouraged to take part.

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