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January 2019

Introduction to Sign Language: A 3-Lesson Series

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until January 20, 2019

Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

    **Session is FULL** Please contact us to be added to the waiting list. You will be notified if a space becomes available. Thank you for your patience, this event had an overwhelming response, so we will try to schedule more classes like this in the future to accommodate requests. Stay tuned! Here’s your chance to learn sign language.  This beginning class will teach the basics of American Sign Language and Deaf Culture, basic signs, and conversational signs. You…

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A Visit with Ron Henningfeld, Owner of Hill Valley Dairy

January 20 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

                  Spend an hour with Lake Geneva resident and cheesemaker, Ron Henningfeld. Ron and his wife Josie own and operate Hill Valley Dairy, a young cheesemaking business based in Walworth County. Ron will be sharing his adventures in cheesemaking and talking about curds and cheddar, and cheese with purpose. All are welcome to attend. Cheese will be available for purchase; proceeds will benefit the Lake Geneva Public Library.

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Become a Volunteer Financial Coach Training

January 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, repeating until January 28, 2019

Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          Are you interested in volunteering your time to help others: –pursue financial goals? –clarify financial issues? –by empowering clients with information, education and guidance? The WalCo Financial Coaching Program is currently recruiting caring, empathetic adults who are willing to work one-on-one with Walworth County consumers. No financial knowledge is necessary; you will receive the tools you need by attending all three, 2-hour training sessions.  Any questions contact the UWExtension at 262-741-4961 or email at amanda.kostman@ces.uwex.edu.

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Taking Care of You: Body, Mind, Spirit

January 24 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, repeating until February 7, 2019

Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States
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            UW-Extension Walworth County and the Lake Geneva Public Library are pleased to offer this new workshop series hosted at the Lake Geneva Public Library. Managing life's challenges in a healthy way allows you to take better care of yourself and your overall health. Each class we will explore topics through small group discussion, self-reflections, and activities. Activities of the program are aimed at increasing mindfulness, positive emotions, optimism, resiliency to stress, coping skills, and…

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Lake Geneva’s Footsteps Through Time

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

      Almost anywhere you go around Lake Geneva, you are walking in the footsteps of the past. The lake itself was formed by glaciers; some of the boats on the lake go back a hundred years or more. Native Americans of the past etched the walking path into the land that crosses the lawns of Chicago’s elite who took refuge here after the Great Chicago Fire. Join us as we learn about what makes Lake Geneva a Distinctive…

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Become a Volunteer Financial Coach Training

January 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, repeating until January 28, 2019

Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

          Are you interested in volunteering your time to help others: –pursue financial goals? –clarify financial issues? –by empowering clients with information, education and guidance? The WalCo Financial Coaching Program is currently recruiting caring, empathetic adults who are willing to work one-on-one with Walworth County consumers. No financial knowledge is necessary; you will receive the tools you need by attending all three, 2-hour training sessions.  Any questions contact the UWExtension at 262-741-4961 or email at amanda.kostman@ces.uwex.edu.

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Taking Care of You: Body, Mind, Spirit

January 31 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, repeating until February 7, 2019

Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States
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            UW-Extension Walworth County and the Lake Geneva Public Library are pleased to offer this new workshop series hosted at the Lake Geneva Public Library. Managing life's challenges in a healthy way allows you to take better care of yourself and your overall health. Each class we will explore topics through small group discussion, self-reflections, and activities. Activities of the program are aimed at increasing mindfulness, positive emotions, optimism, resiliency to stress, coping skills, and…

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February 2019

First Friday Finance

February 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

      PLEASE NOTE THIS PROGRAM WILL BE HELD AT 1:00 PM INSTEAD OF 10:00 AM!

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Introduction to Drones

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

        Curious about drones? Come learn all about them at this informative talk presented by Chris Johnson, PhD. Dr. Johnson is co-Founder and President of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Advocacy Network and Director of the Flight Lab at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. All are welcome to attend this free presentation. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Lake Geneva Public Library.  

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Crafts by the Lake–Valentine’s Wreath

February 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

    We’ll be using Styrofoam wreaths, yarn, and felt to create an adorable Valentine’s decoration. All supplies will be provided. Ages 16 and older are welcome to attend. Registration is required, and is limited to the first 20 registrants. Please register using the “Register” button.

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