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Learn about your tablet – new program

Do you want to learn how to use a tablet, or maybe you have one and it intimidates you. Come to the library for this hands-on series of programs. TABLETS PROVIDED for use during class. Registration required. First class Nov. 7th.

Sip and Swipe Cafe is a tutorial program …

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Keep up-to-date on the addition

If you’d like to see what’s happening with our addition project, please visit our construction web page. There is a short video tour of the building project thus far, photos and other videos too. We also have quite a few library addition posts on our Read More

NEW Fiction – November 2019

Atkins, Ace Rober B. Parker’s Angel Eyes

Baldacci, David A Minute to Midnight

Bentley, Ray The Threshing Floor

Berg, Elizabeth The Confession Club

Blackstock, Terri Smoke Screen

Brown, Rita Mae Scarlet Fever

Clark, Mary Higgins Kiss the Girls and Make Them Cry

Cornwell, Bernard Sword of Kings

Cussler, Clive Final Option

Evanovich, Janet Twisted Twenty-six

Evans, Richard Paul Noel Street

Furst, …

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Cranberry Winner

Our winner of the Cranberry Count was only ONE OFF. John D. guessed 1315 and the actual number was 1316!!! WOW! Congrats to John who won a cranberry-themed gift basket.

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Cranberry Count

In celebration of Cran-a-Rama, the library is having a Cranberry Count. Entries can be made now through 2PM on Saturday, October 5th. The person with the nearest guess will win a basket of cranberry goodies!

The Manitowish Waters Historical Society will also have the movie “Cranberry Pioneer of Manitowish …

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NEW Fiction – October 2019

Bunn, T. Davis Unscripted

Cameron, W. Bruce A Dog’s Promise

Chiaverini, Jennifer The Christmas Boutique

Child, Lee Blue Moon

Connelly, Michael The Night Fire

Cornwell, Patricia Quantum

DeMille, Nelson The Deserter

Deutermann, Peter The Nugget

Gerritsen, Tess The Shape of Night

Grisham, John The Guardians

Isaacs, Susan Takes One to Know One

Kinsella, Sophie Christmas Shopaholic

Macomber, Debbie A Mrs. Miracle Christmas

McCall …

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Construction Update

Construction carries on. Footings are in. The shingles are coming off and new ones put on the existing part of the library. They will be tied in to the new sections once those roof sections are in. Carpet and paint colors have been chosen. Crazy how early those choices have …

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The new addition has broken ground.
Pictured from left to right: Library board members Jean Eales, Paul Lehmkuhl, Dick Henske, Janelle Kohl (Library Director), John Donovan (Library Board President), Helen Erickson, Sarah Krembs (Library Assistant). Not pictured, board members Nancy Burns and Liz Postema.
The library addition will include new meeting rooms, …

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NEW Fiction – Sept 2019

Archer, Jeffrey             Nothing Ventured

Atwood, Margaret       The Testaments

Barr, Nevada                What Rose Forgot

Card, Orson Scott        Lost and Found

Chevalier, Tracy          A Single Thread

Cussler, Clive               The Titanic …

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Jerry Apps & Homemade Ice Cream

Story master Jerry Apps, joined by his daughter Susan Apps-Bodilly, share the memories and family recipes from their book Old Farm Country Cookbook: Recipes, Menus and Memories.
This is a FREE program! It will take place next door to the library at the Community Building.

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Contact the Library

Library Hours

Winter Hours : September 1 - May 31
Mon., Wed., Fri. : 9-3
Tues., Thurs. : 3-7
Sat. : 9-12

Summer Hours: June 1 - August 31
Mon., Wed., Fri. : 9-4
Tues., Thurs. : Noon-7
Sat. : 9-1

About the Frank B. Koller Memorial Library

The Frank B. Koller Memorial Library is located on Highway 51, just north of the airport and community center in Manitowish Waters, Vilas County, Wisconsin. We are a community library supported by the generosity, both of time and donations, of the area residents and visitors. Learn More about the history of the library.

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