• Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 11:00am to Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 8:00pm

    The Waupaca Library Exhibit Room is honored to host Thinking Money for Kids.

    The Waupaca Area Public Library is one of fifty libraries in the US to host this traveling exhibit, a national grant from the American Library Association (ALA) and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation. Thinking Money for Kids is a multimedia experience...

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  • Second Tuesdays at 6:00pm

    Rural Access to Justice is a Wisconsin non-stock corporation dedicated to providing affordable legal services for individuals living in and around Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara, and Portage Counties. This organization provides quality legal representation for select civil and criminal matters.

    Free legal consultations provided by nonprofit organization...

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  • October 1 - 31

    Inktober is a month-long program that encourages artists of all levels, from doodlers to Vincent Van Gogh's, to draw something once a day and share it! And if you're not sure what to draw, you can pick up a drawing-prompt calendar to give you ideas.

    If you have any art you want to share during Inktober, post it on Facebook or Instagram with #WaupacaInktober2019...

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  • 2nd Saturday of the Month, 10:00am-Noon

    Sensory Saturday is a sensory experience for children. A variety of experiences rotate in the room. There is always a craft, a sensory table, movement activities, and sensory bins to choose from. All are welcome with an experienced caregiver. 

    See the Calendar for complete schedule. 

  • Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

    Join the Waupaca Library Exhibit Room to learn to Knit & Spin with the Wisconsin Wool Exchange!

    Saturday October 26: 10am-1pm  

    This is a drop in program in the upstairs engagement area-no registration is required.

    Learn more about the Wisconsin Wool Exchange here: https://www...

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  • Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

    Make an apron from a men's shirt at the Waupaca Area Public Library!

    You bring a shirt, we'll provide the instruction and all other materials.

    Saturday November 2: 9am-1pm

    This is a drop in program in the downstairs Meeting Rooms A & B-no registration is required.



  • Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 11:00am to Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 8:00pm

    The Waupaca Library Exhibit Room is excited to host Textiles, October 12th through December 7th. 

    Textiles features work by local artisans and is a chance for visitors to learn about the art of knitting, crocheting and weaving.

    Workshops are planned for October and November-watch the library website for additional details.


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The library will be closed Monday, January 28, 2019 due to hazardous winter weather conditions. We will re-open Tuesday, January 19, 2019 for regular hours. No fines will be charged for items due today. 

If you must travel today, please exercise extreme caution.


On Exhibit:

October 12 to December 7

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