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Hogwarts Summer Academy:
Potions 201 - Giddy Root Beer (Registration Required)

Wednesday, July 25
at 1:00 pm
in the Community Room.

Our 2018 Concerts in the Park: All concerts will be held at the DeForest Fireman's Park at 6:30 pm.
The rain location is the DeForest High School PAC for all concerts.

Sesame Street eBooks FREE for DeForest Area Public Library patrons!

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Check Out These Upcoming Events!

Monday, July 23 - 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, July 23 - 12:00pm
Room C

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


Monday, July 23 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Rosenberry Lounge

Stop in and play various games like Munchkin, Apples to Apples, Fluxx, Loot Letter, Cross Ways, Dungeons and Dragons, and more. 


Monday, July 23 - 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 Nancy Osley, Instructor - Tuesdays, June 19 & 26, July 3 - 24

Tuesday, July 24 - 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.

4th Tuesday Forum - with Michael Sargeant, STEAM Program Coordinator at DeForest Area Public Library

Tuesday, July 24 - 10:00am
DeForest Area Community & Senior Center

Maybe you’re not interested in joining the technology revolution, but you would like to know what your kids and grandkids are talking about.

Tuesday, July 24 - 1:00pm
Studio 203

Tuesday, July 24 - 6:30pm
Fireman's Park

Tom Pease — With music, movement, sign language, and humor, you’ll laugh & sing along with one of our favorite performers!

Rain location: DeForest High School PAC

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Wednesday, July 25 - 1:00pm
Community Room

Join Professor Schneider in refining your second year potions skills. Everyone knows Giddy Root Beer Potion can make even the most grumpy person turn agreeable.

Wednesday, July 25 - 1:00pm

We will be building a simple rig to hold our camera as we attach it to a balloon and send it up to take aerial photos of the library and surrounding area.

Wednesday, July 25 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Children's Room

Children can come to the library and Read to an Officer who will be waiting in the Children's Room for reading friends!

Registration and permission slips are required for the 10 minute time slots and are available at the Front Desk.

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