National Library Week

April 13-19

"Lives Change@Your Library"

Check out this week-long celebration of programs:

“Shelfies “(All Ages)

A library twist on the digital “selfie.”  Take your picture with a book that influenced you in some way.  Then comment on it and let the library post it on the website.   You can email it to:  or, come in and have library staff photograph you anytime from now until April 19.  Participants will receive a grab bag surprise.   

Looking for a job?  Here is a program for all job seekers.  Career Advisor, Jacob Johnson, will offer advice and next steps for your job seeking challenges.  He will also answer questions about online job websites Worksmart and the Job Center of Wisconsin.  Learn to use them more effectively.   Thursday, April 17: 1-3PM.  Call by April 15th to register (608) 296-2544

Top 100

 Numerous book lists by genre will be available for folks to take home and use to get suggestions for their next reads.

“Did You Know?” (All Ages)

Answer trivia questions about the Ethel Everhard Memorial Library.  Top score receives a gift certificate.

Half-Pay Week (All Ages) 

Have fines?  Have overdue materials?  Bring them back during National Library Week for half-off your fines.   The remainder of your fine must be paid that day (Excludes lost or damaged materials).                                                                   

Culvers Contest (Age 11 and younger)               

Pick up an entry form from the library anytime from now until April 19.  Deadline to submit an entry is April 19.  Draw/color a picture based on a book you read.  Every participant receives a coupon for a free Culver’s cone.  Top two in each age category receive an award.  Categories are:  Ages 0-4, 5-8, and 9-11.

For more information, call or stop by:  117 East Third St. Westfield  WI * (608) 296-2544 * M-Th 9-12, F-S 9-12

Playgroup & Storytime


Playgroup & Storytime is a collaboration between caregivers and library staff. 

All children and their caregivers are welcome,

Thursday Mornings

9:30 Toy closet open for playtime

10:00  Storytime in the library

10:20 Craft in the community room


March 27

Welcome Spring/Patience


April 3

Rain, Thunder, Lightning


April 10

Glorious Garbage


April 17

I Can/Responsibility


April 24

Baby Animals


May 1

Take Flight/Courage


May 8

Flowers, Trees, Leaves


May 15

Alphabet Garden


May 22

Playgroups’ Choice



Lego Club meets the third Tuesday of each month from 6-7PM.  Members vote on a theme for the following club date.  January's theme will be "War."  December's theme was "Jungle" and the pieces are now on display at the library.   Members have a choice to donate $10-$15 per child for starter legos, or donate legos. Each program will have a theme or special challenge.  Call (608) 296-2544 for more information.


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