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Volume 3, Issue  10: October 2018 edition

What's Happening @ the Appleton Public Library

October has arrived and with it a whole line up of new activities. Check out our calendar of events and see if there is something you are interested in Make sure you “like” us on FACEBOOK for all the events going on at the Appleton Public Library.

New Reads: “Everything Trump Touches Dies” by Rick Wilson is this authors opinion on President Trump. , “In Too Deep” by Elizabeth Adams continues the tearoom mystery series. , “In Times Gone by” by Tracie Peterson continues the Golden Gate Secrets series. , “Shadow Tyrants” by Clive Cussler and Boyd Morrison is the next novel in the Oregon files., “Freedom’s Light” by Colleen Coble has a young lighthouse keeper navigating danger not only with the revolution but for her own self as well.

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.

October Events:

Wednesday, October [email protected] 4-6p.m. Tech time with Steve Sterud, stop by for all your tech questions.

Tuesday, October 9th[email protected]:30p.m. Bart Art Quilting. Call to register, spaces are limited.

Tuesday, October 16th-@ 1:30-3p.m. is Adult coloring with colors and coloring books provided.

Wednesday, October 3rd[email protected] 4-6p.m. Tech time with Steve Sterud, stop by for all your tech questions.

Wednesday, October 24th-3:30-4:30p.m. LEGO club for 2nd-6th grades. Please call to register.

Monday, October 29th @ 5p.m Coffee, cookies, and chat Book club pick is “Ice out” by Mary Casanova. 

Wednesday, October 31st-Halloween, stop by for a treat.

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 10:00-5:00, Tuesday-
Thursday 10:00-7:00, and Saturday 10:00-2:00. Friend us on FACEBOOK or check out
our website at .

Appleton Public Library


323 W Schlieman Ave

Appleton, MN 56208




Monday: 10:00-5:00

Tuesday: 10:00-7:00

Wednesday: 10:00-7:00

Thursday: 10:00-7:00

Friday: 10:00-5:00

Saturday: 10:00-2:00

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Oct 24 at 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Monday, Oct 29 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Thursday, Nov 1 at 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 3 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 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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