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June 2018

Wisconsin’s Gangster Past: Turning the Badger State into the Crime State

June 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

        At the Lake Geneva Library on Wednesday, June 27, at 6:30 p.m., paranormal researcher and author, Chad Lewis will present his program: “Wisconsin’s Gangster Past: Turning the Badger State into the Crime State.” Lewis will follow in the footsteps of America’s most infamous gangsters as they turn Wisconsin into their personal crime vacation land. Filled with deadly bank robberies, explosive shootouts, brutal murders, and daring kidnappings, this presentation lets the audience discover the grisly locations where…

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Chess Club

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until June 28, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until June 29, 2018

Lake Geneva Public Library Reference Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, 53147

        Meet fellow chess players or learn chess from people in the group!  Children who are interested in learning may join, too!

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True Story of a Dog Lost in Yellowstone

June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

            At the Lake Geneva Library on Thursday, June 28, at 6:30 p.m., author Michelle Caffrey will present her newly-published book, Bring Jade Home: The True Story of a Dog Lost in Yellowstone. Caffrey will tell the true tale of a 15-month-old Australian shepherd who is lost in the wilderness of Yellowstone National Park after his owners are in injured in a head-on collision. Previously, the longest a dog was lost and found alive in…

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Chess Club

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until June 28, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until June 29, 2018

Lake Geneva Public Library Reference Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, 53147

        Meet fellow chess players or learn chess from people in the group!  Children who are interested in learning may join, too!

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July 2018

“Silent” Book Club at Avant Bicycle & Cafe

July 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2018

Avant Bicycle & Cafe, 234 Broad Street
Lake Geneva, 53147 United States
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            In partnership with the Lake Geneva Public Library, a new “Silent Book Club: Read with Friends” will be held in The Loft at Avant Bicycle and Cafe at 234 Broad Street in Lake Geneva. The book club will continue on the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at Avant. The “silent” book club is designed to help busy people find time to unplug and read whatever they choose in Avant’s spacious loft.…

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Lakeshores Memory Cafe

July 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

        The Alzheimer’s Association, in partnership with the Lakeshores Library System will host a monthly Lakeshores Memory Café for individuals who are living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), early-stage Alzheimer’s or other dementia and their care partners. This free social event will be held the first Friday of every month at a Lakeshores library. On Friday, July 6, the Lakeshores Memory Café will be held at Lake Geneva Public Library from 11 a.m.-12 p.m., and the theme…

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Alcohol Ink Workshop for Beginners

July 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

            At the Lake Geneva Public Library on Monday, July 9, at 6 p.m., artist Jennifer Christman will lead an Alcohol Ink Workshop for beginners. Pre-registration is required at the library’s Reference Desk by July 2, and space is limited. Participants will learn about alcohol ink and practice using it, trying different techniques on paper and ceramic tile. Christman will cover the basics of what alcohol ink is, how it works and what materials it…

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Independent Movie Showing

July 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          On Tuesday, July 10, at 5:30 p.m., adults are invited to attend a showing of an independent movie based on Robb Chase’s novel Flickering Light. Chase is a founding member of Beachside Authorfest, which is now in its 4th season. The movie will precede the Authorfest, which takes place on Saturday, July 14, from 10-4 p.m. in Lake Geneva’s Library Park. The movie showing will be followed by a talk back with the author, Robb…

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How to Marble Paper: Crafts by the Lake

July 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          The “Crafts by the Lake” series continues in the Lake Geneva Public Library’s Smith Meeting Room on Wednesday, July 11, at 6:30 p.m. “Crafts by the Lake” programs are led by Loretta Moorhouse Nussbaum, who received her B.S. in Fine Arts from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Participants will learn how to marble paper. Everyone is welcome to attend the craft program at no charge. Children may attend, if accompanied by an adult. Registration…

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August 2018

“Silent” Book Club at Avant Bicycle & Cafe

August 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2018

Avant Bicycle & Cafe, 234 Broad Street
Lake Geneva, 53147 United States
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            In partnership with the Lake Geneva Public Library, a new “Silent Book Club: Read with Friends” will be held in The Loft at Avant Bicycle and Cafe at 234 Broad Street in Lake Geneva. The book club will continue on the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at Avant. The “silent” book club is designed to help busy people find time to unplug and read whatever they choose in Avant’s spacious loft.…

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