This is just a reminder that the Library will be closed on Saturday, May 24th, and Monday May 26th for the Memorial Day Holiday. Please be safe and we will see you on Tuesday.
The Mill Pond Photography Club is hosting its first exhibition at the library in Kingston, featuring photographs taken by members. The exhibit began April 26 and will run through May. There are a variety of styles featured in the prints, ranging from sceneries to black and white shots of wildlife. The photographs are all for sale. All pictures measure 11 x 14 as mounted and will fit any standard 11 x 14 frame. Each print is $20.00. Any picture can be reprinted by the photographer in any size or in multiple quantities.
We would like to thank everyone that came on Thursday to show their support for the Library. Jack Meyers listened and answered questions from those gathered. We do have a petition at the library that you can sign to show your support for the Library. Thank you all again!
If you've read the paper the past few weeks you've seen the articles about the library funding issue between the Green Lake County Finance Committee and the libraries in Green Lake County. On Thursday, April 17th at 6:30pm the Kingston library will be hosting a meeting with County Board Chairman and finance comm. member Jack Meyers, addressing a group of concerned citizens about the issue. Please stop by and chat with Jack about how important the libraries are in our County and the need for support.
The Mill Pond Library in Kingston currently has a display of antique hats for viewing. The hats belong to Bernice Brekke of Dalton, and will be on display until April 23rd. Bernice and her husband Ed were members of the Badger Antique Car Club and liked to dress the part at times when driving their antique car for events. In the display there are also some old photos showing the couple dressed up, and the library has provided books on hats from that era. Stop in and see the display any day that the library is open
We will have a booth set up this Thursday (April 10) to help celebrate WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD FESTIVAL being held at Markesan Elementary School Cafeteria 4pm-6pm. !! Come and visit with us, and enjoy "mini" story hours! Because of our participation with the Festival, there will NOT be a story hour at the Library on April 10th! Hope to see you and your kids on Thursday at Markesan Elementary School!!
Spring is almost here, and many exciting things are going to be happening at the library so stay tuned! Don't forget to come in and check out our latest display. The items are all for sale and for the next 2 weeks are 25% off.
Due to the weather, we will not have story hour today! Please join us next Thursday at 4:30!
Thank you all, very much, for your support and donations during our "Deck The Falls" fundraisier!!
Jeremy & Carrie Kohler, owners of Dark Forest Emporium are displaying some of their rustic, hand-made art! They find new & exciting ways to use wood for home decorating. All of the items on display are for sale and would make great Valentines gifts!! They also take custom orders and will deliver their creations to you.