Mariel, Author at Marinette County Consolidated Libraries

Niagara: The Endurance

presented by Rochelle Pennington

April 23, 2019 at 7 PM

Niagara Public Library

1029 Roosevelt Rd., Niagara, Wisconsin

Rochelle Pennington is a Wisconsin author, storyteller, and columnist with national renown. In this gripping narrative, she will detail the survival story and factual accounting of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s epic 1914 travels aboard the ship Endurance with his crew.

This event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Marinette County Consolidated Public Library Services and the Friends of the Niagara Public Library.


Peshtigo: The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Presented by Rochelle Pennington

April 15, 2019 at 4 PM

at the Peshtigo Public Library

331 French Street, Peshtigo, Wisconsin

Rochelle Pennington is a Wisconsin author, storyteller, and columnist with national renown. In this gripping narrative, she will delve into the history of the launch of the Edmund Fitzgerald and mystery surrounding its demise in 1975.

This event is free, open to the public, and sponsored by the Marinette County Consolidated Public Library Services.


Coleman-Pound: The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Presentation by Rochelle Pennington

April 23, 2019 at 4 PM

at the Coleman-Pound Public Library

123 W. Main Street, Coleman, Wisconsin

Rochelle Pennington is a Wisconsin author, storyteller, and columnist with national renown. In this gripping narrative, she will delve into the history of the launch of the Edmund Fitzgerald and mystery surrounding its demise in 1975.

This event is free, open to the public, and sponsored by the Marinette County Consolidated Public Library Services.



Digital Library & Library Databases

The InfoSoup website has digital resources that are free for library card holders to use, including eBooks, downloadable audiobooks, eMagazines, Encyclopedia Britannica, job and career resources, car repair manuals, historic and present-day newspapers, and many others. If you are curious about how to use a digital resource from the library, drop in during this session to learn how to use it.

Please note: If you want to download eBooks or audiobooks, please bring your smartphone or tablet and your library card and PIN.

Please note: If you want to download eBooks or audiobooks, please bring your smartphone or tablet and your library card and PIN.




Marinette: Genealogy Discussion Group

Topic: Genetics and Genealogy

January 28, 2019 at 6 PM

at the Stephenson Public Library

In this presentation, Paula Huff will explain the basics of DNA and how genealogists can use DNA databases to help make connections along biological family lines.

This event is part of the Genealogy Discussion Group hosted by the library. Attendance is free and open to the public. Please contact Mariel at mcarter@marinettecountylibraries.org for more information.


Marinette: Wednesday Afternoon Book Club

The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets at 1 PM. Contact the library to borrow a copy of the book and come join the conversation!

Upcoming books include:


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