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Library Podcast

In this episode hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark talk with Ashley DeMuth, Executive Director of the United Way of Dunn County about what United Way is doing in our community and how you can help.  If you have a story to tell, we’re interested in talking with you.  If you would like to be a guest, contact Ted Stark at the library.  You can also find us on iTunes and Stitcher.

Menomonie Reads 2018

Our Menomonie Reads selection for 2018 is Montaigne in Barn Boots:  An Amateur Ambles Through Philosophy by Michael Perry.  Montaigne in Barn Boots is Perry's new collection of essays that weave the thoughts of the Renaissance French thinker and father of the literary...

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Santa and Mrs. Claus Open House

A tradition at the library for over 20 years, Santa and Mrs. Claus hold an open house at the library on Monday, December 11 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Richard and Leona Metzger have generously given of their time and spirit to play Santa and Mrs. Claus for our children...

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Library Podcast

We recorded our first podcast from the library with hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark.  In this episode the boys talk with Heidi Hooten, Shelter Coordinator for Stepping Stones of Dunn County about the coming cold weather and Winter Haven, Menomonie’s overnight...

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Tuesday: 9am – 9pm
Wednesday: 9am – 9pm
Thursday: 9am – 9pm
Friday: 9am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 1pm – 5pm

Menomonie Public Library
600 Wolske Bay Road
Menomonie, WI 54751


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Telephone: 715.232.2164
Information Desk: Extension 210
Circulation Desk: Extension 212

Red Cedar Reader October 2017

Red Cedar Reader October 2017

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Year One

Just Arrived Fiction

New fiction releases recently added to our collections

Book Sizzle

Weekly news on books and publishing, new and notable books, books being talked about on television and radio, special features, author profiles.

Library Reads

Top Ten Reads

The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.

Made You Up
My Name Is Resolute
The Lost Hero
The Liar
The War that Saved My Life
Big Little Lies
The Library at Mount Char
Pawleys Island

Menomonie Public Library's favorite books »
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