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Volume 3, Issue 4 : April 2018 edition

 What's Happening @ the Appleton Public Library

This week is Computer class with Steve Sterud on Wednesday, April 4th from 4-6p.m. Stop on by with any and all of your computer questions and Steve will help you. No pre-registration is needed. Next week is National Library week April 8th-14th and we have many fun and exciting events happening. Stop by and check in with us at the Appleton Public Library.

 New Reads: “The Bags of Tricks Affair’ by Bill Pronzini brings us the next Carpenter and Quineannon novel., “The Darling Dahlias and the Unlucky Clover” by Susan Wittig Albert is the lasts in the Darling Dahlias series. ,”The Third Victim’ by Phillip Margolin is filled with twists and turns that will keep you up until the midnight hour. , “If I Live” by Terri Blackstock continues the If I run series with this book 3 volume.

All events at the Appleton Public Library are free. Please call us for more information at 320-289-1681 or stop by to visit us at 323 West Schlieman Avenue in Appleton.

April Events:

Wednesday, April 4th-4-6p.m.-Computer class with Steve Sterud.

National Library Week-April 8th-14th-variety of activities all week.

Friday, April 13th 10:30a.m. Story time with stories, songs, and a fun craft.

Saturday, April  21st 10:30a.m. Story time with stories, songs, and a fun craft.

Tuesday, April 17th -1:30-3p.m. is Adult coloring with colors and coloring books provided.

Tuesday, April 17th at 6:30p.m. is our Spring Door Hanger Class. Supplies and materials provided. Pre-registration is required.

Wednesday, April 18th-4-6p.m.-Computer class with Steve Sterud .

Monday, April 30th is Coffee, cookies, and chat Book club at 5p.m. We are reading ""Once upon a Blue Moon Lodge" by Lorna Landvik.

Wednesday, April 25th @ 3:30-4:30p.m. is Lego Club for grades 2-6. Please call to register.

Register your child age 0-5 for our 1000 books before Kindergarten program. Read books and earn prizes while enjoying your time together.

Our hours at the Appleton Public Library are: Monday and Friday 10:30-5:30, Tuesday-
Thursday 10:30-7:30, and Saturday 10:30-2:30. Friend us on FACEBOOK or check out
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Appleton Public Library


323 W Schlieman Ave

Appleton, MN 56208




Monday: 10:30-5:30

Tuesday: 10:30-7:30

Wednesday: 10:30-7:30

Thursday: 10:30-7:30

Friday: 10:30-5:30

Saturday: 10:30-2:30

Upcoming Events

Monday, Apr 23 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday, Apr 25 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, Apr 28 at 10:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Wednesday, May 2 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

We are going green as of May 15th, 2013!

The Appleton Public Library, a member of the Pioneerland Library system, is going green effective May 15, 2013. What does that mean? We are collecting e-mail addresses from our library patrons and sending out overdue notices via e-mail rather than through regular U.S. mail. Please make sure we have the most current e-mail address for you on your next visit to the library.

eBooks on OverDrive

Audiobooks on OverDrive

eMagazines on OverDrive

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KLQP radio-check out our Appleton Radio Show podcast or listen each week on Tuesdays at 4:15p.m.: click on the link below.

What are YOU reading?


Join the Appleton Public Library and KLQP Radio while we talk about..."What are YOU reading?". Please share your thoughts on what you read yesterday, today, or tomorrow. You can contact us through the contact link/picture above, stop by the library to visit with us, or contact Paul Raymo at KLQP radio. Let's all talk about..."What are YOU reading? .

City of Appleton and Chamber: click on the link below.

Appleton Area Health Services: click on the link below.

Lac qui parle valley school district: click on the link below.

Swift County: click on the link below.

Swift County Historical Society: click on the link below.

Prairie 5 Headstart: click on the link below.

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