June 21 at 6 PM: Nursery Rhymes
July 12 at 6 PM: Traditional and Folk Music
August 2 at 6 PM: Christmas and Seasonal Music
Using three simple chords, you can learn to play many different nursery rhymes and songs on the ukulele. If you have a ukulele, bring it. If you don’t have a ukulele, use one of ours. This program is open to teens and adults who want to learn the basics of playing the ukulele.
June 28 from 6 to 7:30 PM: Wisconsin Newspaper Database
July 19 from 6 to 7:30 PM: HeritageQuest
August 9 from 6 to 7:30 PM: Recollection Wisconsin & Wisconsin Historical Society
In each of these sessions, Reference Librarian Mariel will introduce an online database useful in researching genealogy and local history. Practice along with her by bringing your laptop and genealogy tree questions.
May 7 at 2 PM
Calling all book lovers! Meet with Librarian Mariel to talk about books, books, and more books. In addition to bringing reading suggestions, Mariel will ask you about the books you are reading and the books you recommend to others.
Want to read ahead? This is the list of upcoming discussion books.
Check InfoSoup.org to order a copy of the book.
May 23, 2018: Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
June 27, 2018: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
July 25, 2018: Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig
August 22, 2018: Honolulu by Alan Brennert
The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets at 1:00 PM at the Stephenson Public Library (1700 Hall Ave., Marinette). New members are welcome to join the discussion.
Genealogy Discussion Group
May 21 at 6 PM
At the last session of the season, members will give presentations about what they learned from the Brown County genealogy series and from a DNA workshop at the Wisconsin Historical Society.
Local genealogists meet at the Stephenson Public Library, Marinette, to learn from one another about resources and research techniques. New discoveries and presentations each month. Genealogists of all experience levels are welcome.