John Howe Documentary

John Howe Documentary

Join filmmaker Rob Barros as we screen his new documentary  John H. Howe, Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Master of Perspective, on December 7 at 1:00 p.m. in the library’s meeting room.  I remember letting Rob into the library at 5:30 a.m. on a June...
twenty events, seven days, one festival

twenty events, seven days, one festival

Celebrating its 20th season, the Chippewa Valley Book Festival October 21-27 is the premier literary event in our area. We go behind the scenes with Pam Gardow and talk about some of the great authors coming and how the event has grown into a week long celebration of...
Personal Office Booth

Personal Office Booth

With financial support from the Menomonie Public Library Foundation, the library has acquired a ROOM personal office booth.  Our patrons often request a quiet, private space.  Our open floor plan limits us in providing that.  We have been trying to create private...
Chippewa Valley Book Festival

Chippewa Valley Book Festival

The Chippewa Valley Book Festival is October 21-27.  It is twenty literary events in seven days held across the Chippewa Valley. “The festival is a program of Pablo Center at the Confluence and works collaboratively with the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire...
Summer Programming is Coming to a Close

Summer Programming is Coming to a Close

Our busy summer is coming to close.  Summer storytimes have ended and Summer Reading has wrapped up although we are still accepting children and teen reading logs until August 28.  But wait!  We aren’t done yet.  Music Over Menomin was set to end this week on...
Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Podcast

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Podcast

Hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark talk with Alan Scott, Professor of Physics at the University of Wisconsin Stout, about the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, space exploration, and the militarization of outer space. Episode 1 of 3.