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Rosemary Garfoot Public Library
2107 Julius St. Cross Plains, WI 53528 ph. 608-798-3881 fax 608-798-0196 email:
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Hours: Mon., Wed., Th. - 9-8 Tues., Fri. - 9-5 Sat. - 10-2, Sun. - closed

Kids & Families


Summer Library Program 2014

Fizz, Boom, Read!

Poster showing title "Fizz, Boom, Read", robot, scientist and kids experimenting.

June 13 - August 2

Program schedule

Keep track of time read - print reading logs

Keep track of books read - print reading logs

Congratulations . . .

to all readers who took part in the Summer Reading Program, on a job well done!

Your last chance to spin the prize wheel will be this Friday, Aug. 1st! Please remember to bring in your reading records, then join us at the Grand Finale Evening Pool Party on Saturday, August 2 at 6:00 PM at the Community Pool!!

** Remember you have until Aug.31 to complete your Read 50 for the 50th reading log. Then join us for a garden party on SEPTEMBER 13TH FROM 1-4!!


Storytime News

Wigglers and Gigglers Playtime

Tuesdays @ 10 on the following days:

June : 17, July: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Aug: 5

Bring your babies and toddlers to our child-friendly storytime room for some socialization - meet new friends, share books and toys. Librarians are always on hand to help you find good books.

Big Kids Booktime (ages 3-6)

Wednesdays @ 10 in June and July

This summer's program features some special guest presenters!

see schedule here

Just added: July 30 and Aug. 6


Tween/Teen Book Club

For ages 8-18

Thursday, September 25 - 4:00 - 6:30 PM

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

Charlie turns 50 this year, just like the Rosemary Garfoot Public Library! Let's have a grand birthday celebration by reading the original story, and then watching the movie together. There will likely be some chocolate to be had as well.

For more information or to sign up please contact Catherine at 798-3881


Library Kids Who Care

Please read and share our behavior guidelines with your children.

Parent Zone

Are you about to embark on a new adventure like potty training your child? There is help waiting for you in the Parent Zone of our children's department. Take a look at the variety of resources this special collection has to offer.