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Get to Know Your Chippewa Valley Writers Guild

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library front lawn
Stop by and visit with fellow writers and literature lovers. Enjoy refreshments, too!

Information & Reference, 715-839-5004

Author Jane Glenz

Fall Creek Public Library
Fall Creek resident and author Jane Glenz will speak about her new book, The Photograph. The book is about four families from Fall Creek that went to North Dakota and Canada to homestead early in the 1900s. One of the profiled families includes Glenz's grandparents.

Alyson Jones, (715) 877-3334

Archaeology Meet and Greet

Public Library, Black River Falls, WI
There will be on display avocational archaeologist Gary Steele's Artifact Collection, with a presentation given by Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center-UW-L archaeologist Dr. Constance Arzigian, and author Susan Steele who wrote Gary Steele's biography titled Alzheimer's, Archaeology, and the Armed Forces.

Susan Steele, 715.299.9252

Friends of the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Book Sale

Downstairs at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library April 29 & 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and May 1 from 1 - 4 p.m.
The Friends of the Library will hold a book sale on the lower level of the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire on Friday, April 29, Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1, 2016. The sale will run from 10 4 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Choose from a wide variety of nonfiction, children’s, adult fiction, young adult books, audiobooks, music CDs, and DVDs. Adult paperbacks start at $1.00 and hardcovers start at $2.00. Children and young adult paperbacks start at $.25 and hardcover start at $.50. A bag sale on Saturday and Sunday will feature special pricing.
For information, please stop at the Information and Reference desk on your next visit to the library, call 715-839-5004, or email the library at For information about other library programs and events, check the library’s event calendar at

American Landscapes art exhibit by Marcus Clark

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire
From early childhood, Marcus Clark discovered an interest in nature and love for developing the fine arts. He has traveled the United States and throughout the Americas, visiting many natural wonders from prairies and mountains to wilderness and lakes. It’s this love of nature that has inspired him in all of his work. He is also a proponent of traditional fine arts and the useful arts that began during America’s early founding and which helped shape American life.

Information & Reference, 715-839-5004

The Augusta Public Mobile Library

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 W. Washington St. Augusta, WI 54722
The Augusta Public Mobile Library
1st Wed of each month 12:30-1:30 Library staff will be at the Center with a variety of items that you can check out with your active library card. BINGO @ 11:00

Laura Hatleli

E-mail Basics

Altoona Public Library, 1303 Lynn Avenue, Altoona, WI 54720
Learn the basics of using email, including opening an account, sending and receiving emails, identifying spam email, and using attachments. We will be using Gmail as an example. Registration required as space is limited. Visit the library or call us at 715-839-5029 to sign up.

Christina Jones

First Fridays Show n Tell

First Fridays Show n Tell 11:15 a.m. through Lunchtime

We invite everyone to bring an item, whether it is something you made, won, bought or is just special to you in some way. Each person will have a bit of time to tell their lunch mates why it is near and dear to your heart.


Tech Tuesdays

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire
Stop in on the second Tuesday of each month to get FREE personal training on your e-reader, iPad, laptop, or tablet at our Tech Tuesday table.
We also offer individual one-hour appointments. To schedule an appointment either stop by or call Information & Reference at

Library staff will answer your questions about how your device works, how to load e-books, apps, music onto it, and how to solve those annoying little problems that we all have from time to time!

Information & Reference, 715-839-5004