Starting January 14, join us in reading Stephen Chbosky’s 1999 classic coming of age novel The Perks of Being a Wallflower. A #1 New York Times bestseller for more than a year, an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults (2000) and Best Book for Reluctant Readers (2000), and with millions of copies in print, this novel for teen readers or “wallflowers” of more-advanced age will make you laugh, cry, and perhaps feel nostalgic for those moments when you, too, tiptoed onto the dance floor of life.
Thursday, February 28 at 7:00 p.m. Music plays a big part in the book The Perks of Being a Wallflower our Menomonie Reads selection. Charlie, the main character, likes to make music mixes. Back in the 70s, 80s, and 90s mixtapes were all the rage. Welcome to a new...read more
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the publication of Aldo Leopold's conservation classic A Sand County Almanac. Leopold's collection of essays, written over a period of twelve years, is a call for a land ethic to communicate the true connection between people...read more
In the latest episode of the library's podcast, hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark chat with Paul Schwartz about his lifelong love affair with travel. Paul will be hosting a European travel tips program, Saturday, January 26 at 10:00 a.m. in the library. This free...read more
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