Special Adults & All Ages Programs

Check out our 2019 Winter & Spring Program Brochure!!!

 * NATURE’S WAYS WITH PHILIP CHARD (Wednesday, April 3 @ 6:00 p.m.)

Winter got you feeling blue?  Join us for a discussion of how nature interaction can help with emotional healing and spiritual growth.  Presenter Philip Chard is a psychotherapist with over 30 years experience, and an award-winning newspaper columnist for the Milwaukee Journal and book author.  Question & answer session and refreshments to follow.

*This program is part of the 2019 Washington County Libraries Transform Campaign.

DEMENTIA CONVERSATIONS (Thursday, April 25 @ 3:00 p.m.)

This program provided by the Alzheimer’s Association offers helpful tips to assist families in having honest and caring conversations with family members about dementia.  Topics include driving, doctor visits, and legal & financial planning.  Registration appreciated.  Please call 800.272.3900 or email sprohuska@alz.org

 DEATH AND MOURNING IN THE VICTORIAN ERA (Tuesday, April 30 @ 3:00 p.m.)

What do parlor funerals, post-mortem death photographs, Victorian hair wreaths, public mourning and seances have in common?  They are all rituals of death that became popular between 1876 and 1915. Join retired funeral director Steve Person for a fascinating journey into death and mourning practices in the Victorian Era complete with lots of stories and props.

 STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

To celebrate May the Fourth, the library will be having a movie marathon of all your favorite Star Wars films and will have sporadic activities throughout the event. Perhaps a stormtrooper will drop in. Stay tuned for a list of events.