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Hogwarts Summer Academy:

DADA 101 -
Cyber Safety

Monday, June 25
at 6:00 pm
in the Community Room.

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Check Out These Upcoming Events!

Tuesday, June 12 (All day) to Sunday, June 24 (All day)
Studio 203

This is an independent study in Studio 203 for students who wish to pursue an individual study of owls. Coursework provided is supplemental to the Owls in Literature lecture.

Monday, June 25 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Children's Room

Story Hour involves coloring, crafts and stories along with letter and number identification. This session is for children under 2 - 5 years of age on Mondays at 9:00 am.

badger book club

Monday, June 25 - 12:00pm
Room C

4th Monday of the Month
DeForest Area Public Library
12:00 p.m. in Conference Room C

Monday, June 25 - 1:30pm
Community Room

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone


Monday, June 25 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Room C

Coloring is an activity we think of as being for kids. However, it can be beneficial for adults.

With Officer Johnson

Monday, June 25 - 6:00pm
Community Room

Officer (Auror) Johnson from the DeForest Police Department (Department of Magical Law Enforcement) will help students of all years and their parents learn how to be safe in a number of circumstances.

With Nancy Osley, Instructor - Tuesdays, June 19 & 26, July 3 - 24

Tuesday, June 26 - 9:30am
Community Room

Qigong is a moving meditation that is simple, easy to learn, and can be done by everyone, at any age and fitness level.

Just mirror the movements of the instructor and reduce tension, improve breathing, and increase flexibility.

With Shirley Merker

Tuesday, June 26 - 10:00am
DeForest Area Community & Senior Center

Here’s a fun way to make someone smile on a special day! Shirley Merker, a creative and crafty card-maker, will show us the techniques needed to make this colorful card.

Tuesday, June 26 - 1:00pm
On the Village Green across from the Library

Traveling Lantern Show presents The Life of Mozart - Traveling Lantern Theatre Company presents a frolicsome, gleeful and historically accurate play about one of the greatest geniuses who ever lived.

Tuesday, June 26 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Rosenberry Lounge

In this second course, we will discuss the last four novels that cover Harry Potter's 4th to 7th years at Hogwarts. Discussions will be lead by Headmistress Mia Thorn, an acquaintance of Auror Potter.

Tuesday, June 26 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Anyone is welcome to come into the Think Tank MakerLab to explore and see what it has to offer. Pull out one of our science kits, LEGO® bricks, try your hand at 3D printing, or many other options to nurture your inner scientist.

Adult & Senior Events

Teen Events

Kid & Family Events

Studio 203

Studio 203 - Owls - June 12 to June 24

This is an independent study in Studio 203 for students who wish to pursue an individual study of

Studio 203 - Welcome Summer - June 26 to July 08