Alma Public Library Closed Thursday Jan 14

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By , January 13, 2021

The Library Will be Closed Thursday, January 14, 2021 due to the Winter Weather Forecast.

We will reopen at Noon on Friday.

Enjoy the snowflakes!

Buffalo County Update – Covid 19

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By , January 13, 2021

Together We Read

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By , January 11, 2021

Together We Read is an opportunity for those with a valid library card to read the same digital title at the same time without any wait lists or holds!

Wisconsin Poet Laureate 2021–2022

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By , January 11, 2021

The Wisconsin Poet Laureate Commission has selected Dasha Kelly Hamilton of Milwaukee to serve as the Wisconsin Poet Laureate for 2021–2022. The Wisconsin Poet Laureate plays a crucial role in keeping the arts accessible and vital to all age groups, and acts as a statewide emissary for poetry and creativity. To read more about Dasha, visit the Commission website.

Bird Day Book Club

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By , January 4, 2021
Did you know that birding is one of the fastest-growing hobbies in North America? And today, 42% of U.S. birders are women!
 
In 2021, Environment for the Americas will be hosting FREE Bird Day Book Club sessions featuring women authors and researchers: Dyan deNapoli, Laura Erickson, Julie Zickefoose, and Julia Zarankin. Learn more about birds and share your love for them! You can participate by registering for the session(s) you are interested in here. You can choose to donate but you are not required to do so! Enjoy discussions about our feathery friends.

Lauren Pelon Makes Beautiful Music

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By , January 4, 2021

Lauren Pelon provided a unique program, The Living Roots of Music, at Wings Over Alma on Sunday, September 17th.  Performing music from around the world as well as her own compositions, Pelon played a variety of unusual instruments; some antiques, some reproductions and some modern. Her instruments included archlute, guitar, lute-guitar, lyre, recorders, gemshorns, cornamuse, krummhorn, schreierpfeife, shawm, rackett, pennywhistles, concertina, ocarina, hurdy-gurdy, bowed psaltery, Kiowa courting flute, eagle bone flute, electric wind instrument, MIDI-pedalboard and her voice!

The musical program was sponsored by Wings Over Alma and the Alma Public Library.

 

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