"Scan Day" to Kick Off History Programs

Capture an important part of the heritage of the City of Sheboygan and preserve it for future generations.  "Scan Day" will be held on Saturday, March 5, so start gathering photos and other items related to the City of Sheboygan to be scanned at Mead Public Library from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information, including additional scanning opportunities, here.  This event, and more programs to come, are made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.

Book Launch at Mead

Join Karl Elder, professor of creative writing at Lakeland College, for the launch of his new novel, "Earth As It Is in Heaven," at Mead Library. Karl will read from his book at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, in the library's Rocca Meeting Room, followed by book sales and signing.

Program on French Culture

Do you adore France to the point of passion, leading to a constant desire to either travel to a Francophone country, find Francophone conversation partners, watch French movies, or listen to French songs? Then join presenter Debbie Desmoulin for 4 monthly rendez-vous (meetings) at Mead Library. Explore French culture through its music, cinema, and beautiful sights. No French language knowledge necessary. Check the schedule here.

Download Workshops Set

Mead Public Library will offer a series of free programs to help library patrons learn to download digital content available through the library to tablets or laptops. Each workshop will be held twice, on a Tuesday and a Saturday, at 10:30 a.m. in The Loft, on the third floor. Hoopla, which offers movies, music, comics, books and audiobooks, will be the topic on Feb. 2 and 6. Freegal for music and Zinio for magazines will be featured on Feb. 23 and 27. More info here.

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