Storytimes help foster a lifelong love of books and reading in children.  Each Storytime is not only fun for the children, but also informative and engaging for the parents who attend with them.  Every Storytime helps children and parents bond by participating in healthy, enriching activities together. 

Held on Thursdays and Fridays at 10:30 am (February 5 through May 1, 2015)

No Registration Necessary - Held in Children's Dept. in the lower level of the library

Waupaca Seed Library
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Organic Farmer/Librarian Brigid Ferkett will give an educational talk about Saving Heirloom Seeds.

Come learn with us:

What is an Heirloom Seed and why do we save them?  How to save seeds? How will the seed library operate?

A light lunch will be catered by a local restaurant. This program is free and open to the public. Please make your reservation online or by calling the library 715-258-4414.

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Monday, February 23, 2015 - 9:00am - Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 2:00pm

The Waupaca Area Public Library is once again celebrating local student art at the annual Youth Art Month exhibit. The exhibit, open in the library’s lower-level exhibit room, showcases the artwork of Waupaca’s elementary, middle and high school students and runs from February 23 through April 4.

Art teachers at each school choose artwork to be displayed in the annual exhibition. Artwork ranges from pencil drawings and canvas paintings to ceramic and fabric bowls. Local judges then present awards for the top artwork at the show. The six-week exhibition will open on Monday, February 23rd with a reception that evening at 6:00 p.m. for all students and their families with displayed artwork.

Youth Art Month (YAM) is observed each March across the country to emphasize the value of art and art education for all children and encourage public support for quality school art programs across the country. The Waupaca Area Public Library’s Youth Art Month exhibit will be on display during normal library hours and is free to the public.

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 3:40pm - 5:00pm

Build a computer from second-hand parts. Grab your screwdriver and let us show you how to rise to the occasion: tear down and rebuild a set of computers in one hour. No experience necessary. All you need is a (non-magnetic) #2 Phillips screwdriver. Registration Required. Click here to register.

 

Guest Speaker: Dustin Heideman, Mid-State Technical College IT Network Specialist student, MSTC PC Clinic volunteer.

 

*This program is free and open to grades 6-12, upon registration. Space is limited to the first 24 teens.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 4:00pm

Attention Teens! Come play with our new EV3 Lego Robotics kits of March 10 at 4:00pm in honor of Teen Tech Week.

Click here to register! Only 35 spaces available, so register early.

 

*This program is free and open to grades 6 -12, upon registration.

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