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Rosemary Garfoot Public Library
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Library News

Youth Summer Library Program 2014

Fizz, Boom, Read!

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

June 13 - August 2

 Congratulations . . .

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

** 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!!


Adult Summer Library Reading Program

Thank you to all 160 of you who participated in this year's adult summer reading program! The winner of this year's grand prize, a Kindle Paperwhite, was Sandy Buss. Congratulations!


Carpe Librum Book Group

Thursday, August 28 @ 6:00 PM

Queen of the Air by Dean Jensen

Book cover showing Lillian Leitzel hanging upside down hold one hand on trapeze.

Join the Carpe Librum Book Discussion Group on Thursday, August 28 at 6:00 PM for a conversation about Wisconsin author Dean Jensen's riveting story of renowned aerialist Lillian Leitzel.





Open Music Jam

Do you have a guitar gathering dust? Are you a harmonica player without a band? Don’t play an instrument, but like to sing or simply listen? Stop by the library on Thursday nights at 6:00 and join other area musicians in a weekly music jam! From beginner to way good, all abilities welcome!


Beyond the PageImage of White Rabbit from Alice in Wonderland standing on an open book.

Join the Beyond the Page campaign, a joint effort of the Dane County Library Service and the Madison Community Foundation to create a permanent endowment that will support humanities programming in all 28 public libraries in Dane County – forever. Please help support our library's access to funding for future programs.


eBook News

The library system's Overdrive eBook collection is now compatible with the Kindle, Nook, and Reader as well as other mobile devices. To get started right away go to the Digital Download Center.