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Appleton Public Library

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225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911
920-832-6173www.apl.org

Upcoming Events

May. 2018

Summer Library Program

May. 1 @ 9:00 am - Aug. 11 @ 1:00 pm

Summer Library Program for Adults. Theme: Libraries Rock. Registration begins May 1st.

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Tell Them We Are Rising Film Discussion

May. 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Screening of the documentary, Tell Them We are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities. Discussion led by Karen Nelson, Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, City of Appleton. Learn about the history of black colleges and universities in America, which have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. Free admission.

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Jun. 2018

Living Libraries

Jun. 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Artist-in-Residence Presenter: Tara Pohlkotte Come and record your voice and story as part of an audio collection of the stories and lives of our community. Interview prompts will be available and we encourage community members to bring loved ones to participate in the recordings with them. Funding provided by the Friends of Appleton Public Library Free admission.

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Outagamie County Master Gardeners

Jun. 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Topic: Weed ID and Control with Tom Wentzel. Weeds are a fact of life in any landscape, knowledge is power when fighting them. A Master Gardener demonstrates how to use online tools to identify weeds. Discussion will focus on organic weed control methods and the responsible use of herbicides.

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Monday Morning Matinee

Jun. 4 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Featuring The Adventures of Milo and Otis. Milo the kitten gets swept down a river, and so his best friend Otis the puppy goes on a mission to rescue him. This film series is designed for persons with cognitive disabilities but anyone may attend. Refreshments served.

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Memory Cafe

Jun. 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Theme: Birds in Wisconsin. Learn about the best homes and seeds to put out. A place for people with dementia to socialize without judgement. Refreshments served.

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Dementia Panel Discussion

Jun. 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Are you a caregiver for a person with dementia? Join us for a panel discussion coinciding with Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. Books for sale and signing. Free admission.

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The Burden Film Discussion

Jun. 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Film Discussion of The Burden, the first documentary of its kind to tell the story of our dependence on fossil fuels as the greatest long­‐term national security threat confronting the U.S., and how the military is leading our transition away from oil. Co-sponsored by Citizens’ Climate Education. Refreshments served.

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Auto Care Basics Workshop

Jun. 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us and the expert women of JumpStart Auto Repair to learn basic vehicle maintenance and keep your car running at its best. The last half hour of the program will be outside for a live under-the-hood look at real vehicles. Whether you are a teen, college student, or experienced driver, jump start your summer travel plans by making sure your ride is ready to roll! This program is open to teens through adults. No registration required.

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Non-fiction Book Club

Jun. 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Discussion of Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. Led by Dick and Germaine Millard.

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Creative Writing @ the Library

Jun. 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Topic: Back in Time. Your writing will be based on one of your favorite childhood events or memories. Led by Sharrie Robinson.

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Monday Morning Matinee

Jun. 18 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Featuring Peter Pan. Peter Pan and Tinkerbell give three children the ability to fly. When they join Peter Pan in Neverland, they all band together to lead the Lost Boys in a battle against Captain Hook. This film series is designed for persons with cognitive disabilities but anyone may attend. Refreshments served.

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Meet Wisconsin Authors: Betsy Rozelle

Jun. 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Meet Betsy Rozelle, author of Seeking Common Bonds: 33 Ways to Build Affinity and Strengthen Relationships. Books for sale and signing.

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Knit2Together

Jun. 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Multi-generational knitting circle. Newcomers always welcome.

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Downtown Book Club

Jun. 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Title: The Mission Song by John le Carre. Led by Howard Porter.

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Creative Writing @ the Library

Jun. 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Topic: One Line Prompt. Use a one line phrase to create a poem, story or memoir. Led by Sharrie Robinson.

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Jul. 2018

Monday Morning Matinee

Jul. 2 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Featuring: “Tarzan.” Rated G. Refreshments served.

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Memory Cafe

Jul. 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Independence Day. Refreshments served.

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Creative Writing at the Library

Jul. 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Topic: Beginnings and Endings. Led by Sharrie Robinson.

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Monday Morning Matinee

Jul. 16 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Featuring: “Babe: Pig in the City.” Rated G. Refreshments served.

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Knit2Together

Jul. 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Multi-generational knitting circle.

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Downtown Book Club

Jul. 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Independence-Readers Choice. Led by Howard Porter.

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Creative Writing at the Library

Jul. 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Topic: One Line Prompt. Led by Sharrie Robinson.

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