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Live Poetry: Encore

May 29, 2020
9:00am - 9:30am
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Start your Friday off with some poetry! Back by popular demand, our Adult Services Librarian, Shauna, will be on Facebook Live to read poetry to start your Friday mornings. 5/15, 5/22, and 5/29 at 9:00am. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writing Mindfulness

June 2, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Guest Speaker
Registration Required
Event Details:
Start the summer mindfully and join us for a virtual mindfulness writing workshop with local writing instructor, Troy Hess.  Mindfulness may be defined as one’s awareness in the present moment and writing is one of the m...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to Tai Chi -- CANCELLED

June 2, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Room
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sun Prairie Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Tai Chi is slow, mindful exercise and attention to the breath proven to be helpful for strength, alignment, flexibility, stress management, cognitive fitness, and balance of body, mind and spirit.  It's both practical and enjoyable, and people p...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Live Demo: Watercolor Workshop

June 3, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Please join us for a Facebook live demonstration of watercolor painting with local artist and one of the library's most popular instructors, Anne Urso. This demonstration will take approximately 30 minutes. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Watercolor Workshop - Cancelled

June 3, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Community Room
Cancelled
Library Branch: Sun Prairie Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Try your hand at the timeless art of watercolor, a painting method in which the paints are made of pigments suspended in a water-based solution; it's roots possibly dating back to paleolithic Europe. During this two hour introductory workshop, you'll...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bottles & Books - Virtual Discussion

June 3, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
Books and wine-- what a great pairing! Bottles & Books is a unique book club held at Winestyles of Sun Prairie on the first Wednesday of each month, and led by a Sun Prairie Library staff member. Everyone is welcome whether they've read the book ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Event Details:
Indulge your sense of summer adventure and join us for a virtual feature film discussion! We'll be discussing A Street Cat Named Bob, a feelgood book-to-movie based the the real life story of a drug addict named James who is living hand to mouth...

WEA Academy Science of Happiness

June 9, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: Sun Prairie Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Short description of meeting
This will be a in-person session for our Science of Happiness online course through our WEA Academy. This class is mostly online but requires one in-person session to complete the course. We try to schedule these in-person sessions at various locat...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club - Virtual Meeting

June 10, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
Due to the Library's temporary closure, we will be meeting online via Zoom this month. If you would like to join the discussion, please register and we will email you with information about how to join the meeting. June's selection is The End of...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Bookies - Virtual Discussion

June 10, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
If you're bonkers about book clubs, then  Summer Bookies is the club for you, so dare to stay cool this summer with chilling reads! Our June discussion book is Cold Country by Russell Rowland and copies of both the e-book and...

Library Board Meeting

June 11, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Digital
Event Details:
The Sun Prairie Public Library Board of Trustees meets the second Thursday of the month, at 5:30pm in the library conference room. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogy Workgroup

June 13, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Library Branch: Sun Prairie Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Genealogy
Event Details:

A fun, informal, & informative genealogy work group, facilitated by local family ancestry expert, Patty Schmitt. Genealogists of all experience levels are welcome! Participants also encouraged to bring their laptop or hand-held device for hands-on trouble-shooting. Group meets the second Saturday of every month from 10am-noon in the library's Conference Room, with occasional offsite field trips sometimes planned.

A fun, informal, & informative genealogy work group, facilitated by local family ancestry expert, Patty Schmitt. Genealogists of all experience levels are welcome! Participants also encouraged to bring their laptop or hand-held device for hands-o...

Friends Board Meeting

June 15, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Digital
Event Details:
The Friends of the Sun Prairie Public Library board meets on the third Monday of the month at 1:00 p.m. The June meeting will be held remotely via Zoom. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

2020 Eclectic Book Club - Virtual Meeting

June 15, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Eclectic Book Club meets on the third Monday of the month at 7 pm. Due to the Library's temporary closure, we will be meeting online via Webex this month. If you would like to join the discussion, please register and we will email you with inform...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Documentary - Virtual Discussion

June 17, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Event Details:
Indulge your sense of summer adventure and join us for a virtual documentary discussion! We'll be discussing The Poisoner's Handbook, the PBS documentary based on the book by Deborah Blum, which follows the two forensic scientists who paved...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Evening Book Club - Virtual Meeting

June 23, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Evening Book Club meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 pm. Due to the Library's temporary closure, we will be meeting online via Zoom this month. If you would like to join the discussion, please register and we will email you with inform...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Afternoon Book Club - virtual meeting

July 8, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
Due to the Library's temporary closure, we will be meeting online via Zoom this month. If you would like to join the discussion, please register and we will email you with information about how to join the meeting. The July selection is Burial Rites ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Bookies - Virtual Discussion

July 8, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
If you're bonkers about book clubs, then Summer Bookies is the club for you, so dare to stay cool this summer with a chilling read. Our July discussion book is The Life We Bury by Minnesota author, Allen Eskens. Copies of the audiobook are available ...

Library Board Meeting

July 9, 2020
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: Sun Prairie Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Event Details:
The Sun Prairie Public Library Board of Trustees meets the second Thursday of the month, at 5:30pm in the library conference room. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogy Workgroup

July 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: Sun Prairie Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Genealogy
Event Details:

A fun, informal, & informative genealogy work group, facilitated by local family ancestry expert, Patty Schmitt. Genealogists of all experience levels are welcome! Participants also encouraged to bring their laptop or hand-held device for hands-on trouble-shooting. Group meets the second Saturday of every month from 10am-noon in the library's Conference Room, with occasional offsite field trips sometimes planned.

A fun, informal, & informative genealogy work group, facilitated by local family ancestry expert, Patty Schmitt. Genealogists of all experience levels are welcome! Participants also encouraged to bring their laptop or hand-held device for hands-o...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Film Critics Club - Virtual Discussion

July 13, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Event Details:
Indulge your sense of summer adventure and join us for a virtual feature film discussion! We'll be discussing the bestselling book-to-movie, A Man Called Ove, about an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rul...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Event Details:
Indulge your sense of summer adventure and join us for a virtual documentary discussion! We'll be discussing Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl) an Academy Award winning documentary about the the war-torn city of Kabul where&n...