Random History Stories

Tuesday May 12th, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Cedar Grove Public Library

Random History Stories – Fun Stuff for the Inquiring Mind

It’s odd and interesting history.  What is the real story of the Dead Horse?  Who was the Black Terror of Sheboygan?  Have you ever read an obituary for an outhouse?  Learn the meaning of the term, Yeggman.   Find out why Cupid was baffled.  Learn the full story behind the murder of revered early teacher, John Sexton.  Find out seldom heard facts about Sheboygan County!

History on the Move, is a program of the Sheboygan County Historical Research Center.

More Renewals!

The Cedar Grove Public Library is happy to announce that you can now renew items in the system two times instead of just once.   Renewals can be done online at easicat.net, by phone at 920-668-6834, or in person at the library.

Reminder:  Lucky Day items, or items with a hold for someone else cannot be renewed.

Spring Storytime

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Spring session will be held on  Wednesday May 6th  at 10:00 a.m.  Young children and their caregivers are invited to join us.

Theme: Mothers


Our Weekly program will include books, fingerplays, songs, & crafts.

After Storytime children and their caregivers are invited to stay and play in our community room. 


Pre-school Play Group

Preschoolers are invited to bring their parents or caregivers to the library! 

May 1st – Rainbows , 10 -11 a.m.

We will have a simple craft, some toys and a safe, fun place to socialize in our community room.  Bring some of your favorite toys to share with friends.

 

Wisconsin Digital Library – OverDrive

For Kids and Teens

The “For Kids and Teens” launch page separates all of the children and teen books available through Wisconsin’s Digital Library.  The page also provides access through subject or reading level.

  Wisconsin Digital Library – OverDrive

Click on this launch page to view all of the titles in the main collection.

Wisconsin’s Digital Library, powered by Overdrive, offers ebook and eaudiobook titles that can be downloaded to a computer, an eBook reader, an MP3 player or burned to a CD. A valid EasiCat library card is necessary for checkout and placing holds. A help page is available if you need assistance.

Zinio Digital Magazines available here!

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The Cedar Grove Public Library has added a digital magazine subscription to our collection.  This will allow patrons unlimited access to 167 complete digital magazines that are easily viewed on your computer or your mobile devices.    Read your magazines anytime, anywhere, no holds, no checkout periods and no limit on the number of magazines you can download.  Click on the  Zinio icon above to get started.

Please visit the Help Link to get all the information you need to access the Zinio collection and creating your personal Zinio account.  You will need to use your library barcode number and an email account to use this service. 

For step by step assistance here is a link to Zinio’s user guide:

http://www.keepandshare.com/doc/3975638/zinio-patron-user-guide?da=y

Or stop in the Cedar Grove Public Library for assistance.

Tumble Book Library

banner_01_174x60The TumbleBook Library is a collection of e-books for kids! View animated, talking picture books at the library or on your home computer. The collection also contains TumblePuzzles, TumbleGames and TumbleQuizzes based on the picture books.   Click on the TumbleBook Icon to get started.

Knitting Club

The Knitting Club will meet on Saturday May 9th.  New and experienced knitters are welcome. We can help you learn how to knit, or improve your technique. We start at 10:00 a.m.

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Tuesday Evening Book Club

One Hundred Names, by Cecelia Ahern will be the topic of our Evening Book Discussion on Tuesday, May 19th,  beginning at 6:30 p.m..
New members are welcome to join us. Copies of the book are available for check out at the library.