Mead Library cardholders now have free access online to over 9 million songs by thousands of artists through the Freegal Music Service. Registered Mead Library cardholders can download three Freegal Music songs in MP3 format each week and also may stream up to three hours of ad-free music per day. Access Freegal here and log in with your card number and PIN.
Summer's here, and there's still plenty of time for everyone, age 2-up, to join Mead Library's Summer Programs. Click on the program you want to join for the registration link: Read-to-Me Club, the Reading Club, ACUITY Cool Picks for teens, and the Adult Summer Reading Program. If you need a computer, or need help, to sign up, just stop in for assistance.
Like to read and then talk about it? Then join one of our hosted book discussion groups offered this fall by Mead Library. Titles for the five book groups are now listed so you can get started reading right now!
Sheboygan Visual Artists and Mead Public Library are teaming up to host "Chalk It Up" on Saturday, Aug. 15. Art will be created using chalk on the pavement outside of Mead Library. Prizes will be awarded. Two divisions: children 12 and under (free, thanks to the Kohler Foundation), and teens and adults. Pick up entry forms at Mead. More info and printable forms here.
Baraboo's International Crane Foundation will present two programs at Mead Library on Tuesday, Aug. 11. The 1:30 program is for children and features hands-on exploration of Wisconsin cranes and working with endangered species. A program at 3 p.m. will focus on Whooping Crane Conservation in North America and is geared toward adults wanting to learn about efforts to reintroduce and breed Whooping Cranes. More info here.
We're celebrating all things Lake Michigan on Aug. 11-14. Check here for more information on our programs: history of Kohler Andrae Park, family programs about freighters and Lake Michigan biology, kayaking in Lake Michigan, and events at King Park Beach: Tai Chi, Sand Sculpting Splash for all ages, and the Great Lake Story Tellers.