Reading Dogs

Saturday, April 13th at 10:00 a.m.

The Reading Dogs will be at the library and they love to sit and listen to children read books.

Advanced Planning

Thursday April 18th, 1:30 p.m. 

The Aging and Disabilities Resource Center of Sheboygan County will present an informational meeting about the importance of having Power of Attorney for Health Care documents completed in advance.  Kristine Freund, an adult protective services professional for 24 years will present the program.  She will give general information about the forms and answer questions. 

Chess Club

Thursday April 18th, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m..

The chess boards will be set up in the community room for anyone who is interested in playing chess. Instructors will be teaching chess strategies.

Gale Courses – Free online learning

The Monarch Library System is providing library card holders an opportunity to engage in meaningful learning through Gale Courses. This robust online resource provides access to over 360 classes on multiple topics of interest, including career training programs.

All you need to get started is a current library card, an internet connection and an eager mind that’s ready to learn. You can access the courses through the Monarch Catalog (monarchcatalog.org) by searching “Gale Courses”, or click on this link education.gale.com/l-monarchls/

Stop in the library if you are interested in learning more about Gale Courses and we can help you get started.

Ancestry Library Edition

Click here to begin searching.

The subscription is only available for use in the library.

ProQuest has partnered with Ancestry.com to create Ancestry® Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today.

It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world!  This collection, with thousands of databases and billions of indexed names, is essential to having a broad genealogy collection, and its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest® Online.

The one year subscription was paid for by the Friends of the Cedar Grove Public Library.

Unwind, Unplug & Relax Coloring

Every Monday a new Mandala will be available to color at the library.  We will be using Simple to Medium complex designs.

Coloring Mandalas exercises the analytic and creative sides of your brain and can increase your focus.

There is no right or wrong way to color.  You can use as many colors as you want, it’s your color creation.  It’s a chance to expand your coloring abilities and improve your mind at the same time.

If you would like to color your Mandala with someone, stop by the library on Thursday at 1 p.m. 

Mandalas and colored pencils will be provided.

Wisconsin Digital Library – OverDrive

Meet Libby – the new Overdrive app

Click here to get started with the Libby app!

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.

 

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