Adults

Upcoming Events

Monday, May 6, 10:00 am

Join us for a welcoming, engaging book club. We meet the 1st Monday of the month at 10am. Coffee, tea and light snacks are provided. The books are usually announced one-two months in advance. Ask for a copy of the month's book at our Circulation Desk.

Lincoln in the Bardo, George Saunders

 

 

Saturday, May 11, 10:00 am

Explore the art of rosemaling with Lois Mueller, VGM, Master Artist from Platteville and Apprentice, Jane Rux from Mt. Horeb.  The two will be painting, talking about rosemaling and answering your questions at this event.  Feel free to just drop in for part of it or stay for the entire time.

Mueller and Rux are part The WI State Arts Board Folkart Apprenticeship program.  The National Endowment of the Arts assists in the support of this program.

 

 

Thursday, May 16, 6:30 pm

With Ben Lizdas

Interested in learning what all the buzz is about bird watching? Join Ben Lizdas from Bird Watcher's Digest for crash course on how to become a birder. We will take a brief look at the world of North American birds and talk about the tools and knowledge that a birder uses to enjoy them.   Have binoculars? Bring them! Ben will talk about the variety of optics available.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

Download the free Libby app and read books and listen to audiobooks on your phone or other devices. 

Using a computer? Try Overdrive instead. (They are very similar. Libby is just a bit easier to use on devices.) 

 

 

 

 

 

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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