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February 2019

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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We the Government Discussion Group

February 3 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Sunday, repeating until February 24, 2019

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

            The Lake Geneva Public Library is offering an opportunity for all in the community to join a new discussion group. Led by local citizens, the group will be exploring the Constitution and our role of “we the people.” Topics will include, but are not limited to, citizenship, the First Amendment, taxation, and what it means to be free. Teens and adults are welcome to participate in the non-partisan discussions.           …

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All My Money – Financial Workshops

February 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 3:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 5, 2019

Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States
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Start 2019 right by organizing and optimizing your finances! These workshops are a fun and interactive way to learn about family and personal finances. Free and open to anyone wishing to improve their financial position.   Session 1 (Feb 5): Who Am I With Money? Tracking Spending Session 2 (Feb 19): Saving Plans, Spending Plans, Money Services Session 3 (March 5): Choosing Credit - What If I Don't Pay? Credit History & Scores   Workshops are led by Amanda Kostman,…

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Become a Volunteer Financial Coach Training

February 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 5, 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

February 7 @ 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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Shifting the Electoral College

February 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Ridge Hotel, W4240 WI-50
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

    Eric Loepp, Assistant Professor of Political Science at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, will join us in the Fireside Room of The Ridge Hotel in Lake Geneva to talk all about the Electoral College: why do we have it? How does it affect campaigns and elections? What are the alternatives and how would history have been different had another system been in place in 2000 or 2016? Can we expect change any time soon? We look forward to a spirited…

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We the Government Discussion Group

February 10 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Sunday, repeating until February 24, 2019

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

            The Lake Geneva Public Library is offering an opportunity for all in the community to join a new discussion group. Led by local citizens, the group will be exploring the Constitution and our role of “we the people.” Topics will include, but are not limited to, citizenship, the First Amendment, taxation, and what it means to be free. Teens and adults are welcome to participate in the non-partisan discussions.           …

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Little Cakes with Bittner’s Bakery–CLASS IS FULL

February 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Geneva Public Library Meeting Room, 918 W Main St
Lake Geneva, WI 53147 United States

            ***All 25 spots have been taken.*** Thanks for your interest! Let’s learn to decorate cakes. Amy Peterburs from Bittner’s Bakery will be teaching us sweet techniques with Russian piping tips, to make our little cakes simply fabulous! All supplies are generously provided by Bittner’s Bakery. Ages 16 and older are welcome to attend. Registration is required, and is limited to the first 25 registrants.   

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We the Government Discussion Group

February 17 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Sunday, repeating until February 24, 2019

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

            The Lake Geneva Public Library is offering an opportunity for all in the community to join a new discussion group. Led by local citizens, the group will be exploring the Constitution and our role of “we the people.” Topics will include, but are not limited to, citizenship, the First Amendment, taxation, and what it means to be free. Teens and adults are welcome to participate in the non-partisan discussions.           …

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