Adult Programs

A Heart to Heart with Arlen Brokopp Tuesday, May 4th, 6:30 p.m., via ZOOM   Join us as we visit with Arlen Brokopp and hear of his astonishing story of his wake up call and weight loss journey.  To register, please contact Kristin at kholman-steffel@swls.org

Grief and the Loss of Traditions During the PandemicTuesday, May 11th, 6:30 p.m., via ZOOM   Many of us have been grieving loved ones and our old ways of living.  Please join counselor from Project Recovery Wisconsin, Kim Mindham as we learn to understand and explore how COVID-19 has changed the traditional ways of handling events. The importance of embracing reparation and closure and to reclaim and reimagine rites which are important to us throughout our lives. To register, please contact Kristin at kholman-steffel@swls.org

Genealogy: An Excavation Wednesday, May 12, 6:00 p.m., via Zoom   We’ve scratched the surface, with our program, My Family Tree, now join Kerin Colson, Genealogy Specialist, for an informal meet-up.  Bring your research for a casual workshop and questions as we support each other in this genealogical journey. To register, please contact Kristin at kholman-steffel@swls.org. 

ForagingSunday, May 16th, 1:15 p.m. Tamara Ambroz owner of Driftless Wild teaches us about foraging in southwest Wisconsin and how to grow in our relationship with plants.  We’ll meet in person at the library and then make our way to the trail on County K in Lancaster.  To register, please contact kholman-steffel@swls.org 

“Seed Library Celebration with Outdoor Movie Friday, May 21st, 8:15 p.m. Bring your snacks, blankets and lawn chairs and cozy in as we watch this charming movie of love and libraries.  “This Beautiful Fantastic” begins at sunset.

“Book Club Tuesday, May 25, 7:30 p.m. via Zoom  led by Christinna Swearingen, be ready to discuss American Dirt, by Jeanine Cummins.  All are welcome! To register, please contact Christinna at cswearingen@swls.org

“Lela Smith Art Exhibition” Thursday, May 27th at 6:30 p.m.  Join Dave Peterson, as he shares about his Lela Smith art collection and history of Lela Smith.  Space is limited.  To register, please contact Kristin at kholman-steffel@swls.org