Become a part of the Lester Public Library’s new Teen Advisory Board or TAB. New people, new ideas, new meetings. Come to our informational meeting to learn more about the opportunities available. Snacks provided. TAB is open to all teens in 6th-12th grade. If you are interested in becoming a member of TAB but cannot make the meeting call Terry at (920)793-7116. An application & parental permission will be required for all new members.
The Lester Public Library Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is made up of 6th-12th graders who help to choose books, music, movies, computer games, magazines, etc... for the young adult area of the library.
TAB also assists in the planning of programs for teens including the summer reading program.
Teens interested in joining TAB should contact Terry at (920)793-7116.
Rachel Kalama, a spirited seven-year-old Hawaiian girl, dreams of visiting far-off lands like her father, a merchant seaman. Then one day a rose-colored mark appears on her skin, and those dreams are stolen from her. Taken from her home and family, Rachel is sent to Kalaupapa, the quarantined leprosy settlement on the island of Moloka'i . Here her life is supposed to end---but instead she discovers it is only just beginning.
Two Rivers attorney, Donald Chewning, will present a program on Social Security disability programs (SSDI and SSI). This program will provide an overview of the Social Security disability system, the types of benefits available, and the requirements for each program. This program may be of interest to disabled individuals, their family or friends, people with disability claims pending before the Social Security Administration, and those already receiving disability benefits.No registration required.Call 793-7114 for more information.
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (Young Adult Historical Fiction)
Set during World War II in Germany, this is the story of Liesel Meminger, a foster girl living outside of Munich. Liesel scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement before he is marched to Dachau.
Visiting the area? The library offers free, wireless internet access or guest access to our internet computers. Feel free to stop in, check out the library and check your email. Ask at the reference desk for more information.
Open to all adults ages 18-100! Come bowl a few rounds or try your hand at tennis, baseball, boxing or golf at the library on our big screen with our Nintendo Wii and discover what everyone is talking about. Easy to learn, fun to play. Snacks provided. For more information call 793-7114.