Do you have overdue library items? Don’t want any more fines? For March, Demmer Library is having an amnesty month where late fines will be waived! Return items to the Demmer Library from March 1st – 31st and no fines will accrue! Why is this important? With the renovation, we … Continue reading
Do you have a little one who enjoys Story Hour or Baby Story Time? Starting Tuesday, March 6th, Story Hour and Baby Story Time will be held at 1-2-3 Lakes Dance, located at 1690 Superior St. in Three Lakes. Story Hour will still be at 9:30am during the school year, … Continue reading
A new design, a newly remodeled and expanded Demmer! We’re moving ahead – we’re expecting to start construction in the spring of 2018. Click here to read all about it.
Today I walked 5 miles inside our 10,000 square foot library. I did not walk to work. I did not walk home from work. I did not walk the dog. I did make a quick jaunt down to school and back, but only one. I didn’t even make it downtown … Continue reading
I know a lot of families that are working on 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten – but I never dreamed of 5,000 books in three days! Not read, mind you, but checked out. We launched our book foster program on Monday morning with people clamoring to get in the door at 9 … Continue reading
March 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm Come to March’s meeting of Books the Other Channel at the Fika Bakery & Coffee and have an evening discussing an excellent book with a great group. For March, the book is On Living by Kerry Egan. Books the Other Channel is a monthly … Continue reading
You can now read the March 2018 edition of the Library Page online! Past issues are also available here. If you would like to receive the Library Page by email or post, please contact Andrew at email@example.com or call the library at 715-546-3391.
Turns out moving a library requires a lot of organization. Who knew? And now, much to the horror of everybody, I’ve turned to my favorite tool in times of organizational crisis: spreadsheets. Spreadsheets for calendars. Spreadsheets for tasks. Spreadsheets for tasks on a calendar. Spreadsheets for calculating costs. Spreadsheets with … Continue reading
It’s a pretty common question when I’m working at the front desk or when somebody finds out I’m a library director. “So, read any good books lately?” Well, I’ll tell you what I read this weekend: 540 pages of absolutely riveting (actually, I think there was more carpet glue than … Continue reading
And so it begins – 2018 is the year when the biggest transformation of the Demmer Library since its construction in 1971 is set to begin. We’ve been planning this for years now – and down to every detail, including the location of each outlet, for months. Yesterday I reset … Continue reading
Due to the forthcoming renovation, the Demmer Library is unable to accept further book, DVD, and CD donations. We will be moving to a temporary location for the duration of construction and will not have space for storing and processing donated materials. Upon completion of the renovation project, we will … Continue reading