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September 2018

Quint Studer: Entrepreneur & Author

September 24 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          At the Lake Geneva Library on Monday, September 24, at 4:30-5:45 p.m., entrepreneur and author Quint Studer will present a program based on his book Building a Vibrant Community. The program is presented in partnership with the Lake Geneva Public Library and Streets of Lake Geneva. Participants are encouraged to bring their questions about workforce development, entrepreneurship, and leadership. Quint Studer is a businessman and is known as a visionary. His 7 leadership-based books have landed on…

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Paranormal Wisconsin: Chad Lewis

September 25 @ 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 Tuesday, September 25, at 6:30 p.m., paranormal researcher and author, Chad Lewis will present his program: “Paranormal Wisconsin: Tales of Ghosts, UFOs, and Mysterious Creatures.” Lewis will present an eerie combination of bizarre paranormal topics that cover the entire spectrum of Wisconsin’s supernatural activity. Lewis has combined his strangest cases of alien abductions, haunted places, mysterious creatures, crop circles, and everything else weird and unusual. The program is…

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Write-IN

September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          On Wednesday, September 26, at 6:30 p.m., Lake Geneva Public Library will continue a new “Write-IN” series at the library. The program is designed to give writers space and time to write and to gather as a community to talk about writing. Writing prompts, paper, writing utensils, and books to inspire writing will be available at the program. The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Lake Geneva Public Library. The program will feature…

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Artist Stage: Alice Ann Winn

September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          Artist Alice Ann Winn was named Artist of the Month by the Geneva Lake Arts Foundation (GLAF) for September. Each month, a member is chosen to be the featured artist at the Lake Geneva Public Library’s ongoing “Artist of the Month” exhibit. Taylor’s work can be seen at 918 W. Main Street in Lake Geneva during regular library hours throughout September. On Thursday, September 27, at 6:30 p.m., Winn will do a live demonstration of…

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October 2018

Financial Coach Training

October 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, repeating until October 29, 2018

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

          The Lake Geneva Public Library invites the community to attend Financial Coach Training facilitated by Amanda Kostman, Walworth County University of Wisconsin Extension Family Living Educator. Pre-registration is required at the Reference Desk for the following training sessions to be held on the following Mondays from 3-5 p.m.: October 1, 15, and 29. To become a volunteer financial coach, no financial knowledge is necessary. If you are interested in volunteering your time to help others…

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Make a Book Necklace

October 3 @ 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, October 3, 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 make a necklace that has a small book as a charm. Nussbaum will demonstrate how to make signatures, which are groups of pages that are sewn…

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“Silent” Book Club at Avant Bicycle & Cafe

October 4 @ 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

            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

October 5 @ 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, October 5, the Lakeshores Memory Café will be held at Lake Geneva Public Library from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. The Memory Café…

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Beeswax Lip Balm Workshop

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

        On Monday, October 8, at 6 p.m., the Lake Geneva Public Library will host a lip balm-making workshop with beekeeper Kristine Karlson of Bee Haven Honey. Participants will learn how to make lip balm from beeswax to take home with them. Kristine Karlson, of Bee Haven Honey in Elkhorn, WI, will share her healing lip balm recipe made of all raw and natural beeswax, natural shea butter, and almond oil.  Participants may add a dropper of natural…

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Classic Movie: To Catch a Thief

October 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          Adults are invited to attend the Lake Geneva Public Library’s Classics Movie Night on the library’s big movie screen, as they were meant to be seen, featuring films from the library’s collection. Hitchcock’s To Catch a Thief will be shown on Tuesday, October 9, at 5:30 p.m. To Catch a Thief, a reformed jewel thief is suspected of returning to his former occupation, he must ferret out the real thief in order to prove his…

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