Scroll down for our Holiday Letter, an HLF financial update, and our new PayPal Giving opportunity! Dear Library Supporter: The frosty temperatures and falling snow remind us that the holiday season is again upon us. The pandemic makes us appreciate our family and friends even more, as the tradition of gathering together…Details
The Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library will offer curbside pickup service starting Friday, May 1, 2020!
More information can be found by going to our website: www.weisscommunitylibrary.com You can place your requests online through Merlin or by calling the library at (715) 634-2161 during these designated hours: Monday through Friday from 10 am – 4 pm. Please have your library card number ready if you call to make your requests. You or a…Details
We are planning to bring Jeff Nania back. He has a new book out: Spider Lake: Book 2 of the Northern Lakes Mysteries (https://www.facebook.com/jeffnaniaauthor/). Jeff and his family always plan to come to Spider Lake during Musky Fest. We hope to host him then, otherwise we will reschedule.
We are excited about our “Titanic Dinner” featuring cuisine from the Titanic’s own menus and local actors personifying various passengers from the Titanic. Interested? Check out the book The Last Night on the Titanic: Unsinkable Drinking, Dining, & Style by Veronica Hinke. Want to help? Join our planning group for Author’s Nights or the Titanic Dinner!…Details
Our library is doing so much to help during this crisis. The following is only a part of everything they are offering: a plan for curbside pickup (details will be on website, Facebook, and the Sawyer County Record free wi-fi available 24/7 in the library parking lot – no password is necessary temporary library cards during…Details
The Library Book by Susan Orlean I am not a regular reader of non-fiction, so when it was recommended to me I wasn’t in a rush to read this book. It was described as the story of the 1987 fire in the Los Angeles library. After I started reading it, I quickly realized this book was…Details
This year began with us saying farewell to three retiring board members: Tom Burgess, Kathy Hanson, and Kathy McCoy. We could always count on them for wise counsel and hard work. Luckily, Tom has agreed to continue with HLF as a Director Emeritus! We also welcome new board member Stephanie Laakson. Many of you already…Details