New Text Messaging Service

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By , September 5, 2018

Text messages from your library!

Receive hold notifications, renew items, and more with ShoutBomb, the library’s NEW text messaging service. Just text SIGNUP to 608-313-5911 to get started.

For more information, visit the Winding Rivers Library System instructions at:

*standard text messaging rates apply


Library Hours Survey – Please Provide Your Input

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By , August 22, 2018

The Alma Public Library is considering changing the open hours of service.  We’d like to gather input from the community on this important topic with the help of a Library Survey. What do you think?

Are you happy with the current hours? Or Would you like to see a change?  Please respond to our Online Survey using the link included here, or stop into the library to pick up a paper copy. Thank you!

Take the Survey Here!

Dinosaurs for Storyhour

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By , August 22, 2018

We learned all about Dinosaurs today at Storyhour!

Library Closed Extra Days in Sept & Oct

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By , August 15, 2018

The Library will be closed two extra days this fall so the staff can take advantage of Professional Development opportunities coming our way! Alma Public Library will be Closed ~ Friday Sept 21, 2018 & Wednesday October 24, 2018.

Sept 21: A Technology Training Grant funded through the Wisconsin Department of Administration will allow staff to attend Tech Days sessions on contemporary web design, Facebook, Google Drive and more!
Oct 24: The Wisconsin Library Association is in La Crosse this year! Staff will be taking advantage of this conference close to home to attend sessions that will help us keep abreast of current trends in library service.

Science is Fun September 14th – Mark Your Calendar

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By , August 13, 2018

Science is Fun in the Lab of Shakhashiri! The Alma Public Library is partnering with the Alma Area Schools to bring Professor Bassam Shakhashiri and Dr. Gery Essenmacher to the community with a fun and interesting science presentation. The presentation will be offered twice. Come at the time most convenient for you! Mark this date on your calendar and plan on bringing a friend. The public is invited so spread the word!

Sidewalk Science with Annie

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By , August 10, 2018

Rhythm was the focus of our final Sidewalk Science session with Buffalo County4-H Youth Development Agent Annie Lisowski on Wednesday!  The kids can be seen hear listening to a story and making Rhythm Sticks! Our end of the Summer Programming parties are next week.  School days are arriving soon.

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