School's Out Halloween Celebration
October 30th, 1:00 - 3:30
Library Community Rooms
Join us for a movie about Dracula as an over-protective father, Halloween crafts, treats and door prizes. Wear your costume too! Please register by calling 798-3881.
Green Tuesdays Film
Tuesday, November 4 @ 6:30 PM
Community Rooms Please use side entrance
Join us for a screening of GASLAND PART II, the explosive follow-up to the Oscar®-nominated film GASLAND. Filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil, now occurring on a global level (in 32 countries worldwide). Run time is 125 minutes.
Let the Bidding Begin!
Bidding has begun at the Second Annual Friends AMAZING (PREVIOUSLY OWNED) ART AUCTION, and with over 100 items to choose from, there’s something for everyone! Bidding will remain open until Thursday, November 13th at 7:15 PM at which time the winning bids will be announced.
This is a fundraiser, and all proceeds benefit expanded programming for children, teens and adults.
Carpe Librum Book Group
Thursday, October 30 @ 6:00 PM
Canada by Richard Ford
Join the Carpe Librum Book Group on Thursday, October 30th at 6:00 PM for a discussion of Richard Ford’s novel, Canada. This profound masterwork is a story about innocence lost and reconciled, and the consoling, mysterious bonds of family.
Get Your Cap Times Here!
The library now carries the weekly Cap Times. Stop by each week, and get your free copy!
Library is Local Drop-off Site for the Mazomanie Food Pantry
When you return your library materials, don’t forget to bring in a non-perishable item for the food pantry. Your donations are much needed and greatly appreciated!
Open Music Jam
Do you have a guitar gathering dust? Are you a harmonica player without a band? Don’t play an instrument, but like to sing or simply listen? Stop by the library on Thursday nights at 6:00 and join other area musicians in a weekly music jam! From beginner to way good, all abilities welcome!
Beyond the Page
Join the Beyond the Page campaign, a joint effort of the Dane County Library Service and the Madison Community Foundation to create a permanent endowment that will support humanities programming in all 28 public libraries in Dane County – forever. Please help support our library's access to funding for future programs.
- Learn more here
- Listen to an interview about the campaign with Tom Linfield of the Madison Community Foundation, Verona Public Library's director, Brian Simons, and NPR's Kathleen Dunn.
- Read WISC Editorial Director Neil Heinen's editorial about the campaign.
The library system's Overdrive eBook collection is now compatible with the Kindle, Nook, and Reader as well as other mobile devices. To get started right away go to the Digital Download Center.