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2016 Summer Library Program

June 6 - July 29, 2016

On Your Mark, Get Set... Read!
No need to preregister - stop in and sign up any time between June 6, 2016 and July 29, 2016

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Story Time @ the Library

Preschool Story Time for ages 2-5 on Thursdays at 10:30 am ~ no registration required.

Story Time is scheduled for most Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. in October, November, January, February, April, May, July and August and is held in the meeting room at the library.

Contact the library @ 920-596-2252 for details.

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Babygarten @ the Library

Babygarten @ the LibraryBabygarten™ is much more than a playgroup!

Infants and children under 2-years of age and their caregivers will share nursery rhymes, songs, finger plays, bounces and books. The session always concludes with a free play period. Call the library for details at 920-596-2252. Read more »

On Your Mark, Get Set, Celebrate! Finale Picnic (all ages)

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Celebrate your reading success with a meet & greet with animals from the NEW Zoo! Stick around for the annual summer picnic serving up your favorite picnic foods including ice cream.

National Night Out in Manawa!

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the fun at the 3rd Annual National Night Out in Manawa on Tuesday August 2 from 5-8 p.m. at Lindsay Park. The evening will include ThedaStar landing at 6:00 p.m., music by Tall Timbers (Bluegrass), games for kids, a demonstration by the Waupaca County K-9 unit, tours of police, fire and rescue vehicles and more. Read more »

On the Waterfront

A Big Landing

The National Night Out in Manawa committee is very excited about this year's event which will take place on Tuesday August 2, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. at the Lindsay Park Shelter. This year the Manawa Rural Fire Department has been able to schedule a landing of ThedaStar, the flight for life helicopter operated by Theda Clark in Neenah. The dramatic landing at the park will be the highlight of the evening which will also include a light picnic supper, music by the bluegrass band Tall Timbers, tours of the fire trucks, ambulances and police cars, a demonstration by the county K-9 unit, games for children and more. This will the the 3rd Annual National Night Out in Manawa and we're looking forward to a fun night of fun, music, food and laughter with neighbors and friends. The National Night Out in Manawa committee is made up of members and staff from the Manawa Police Department, The Manawa Rural Fire Department & Ambulance, the City of Manawa, the Manawa Lions Club, the Sturm Memorial Library and Manawa CARES. Funding and other donations for the evening's events is provided by Sturm Foods, First State Bank, Premier Bank, the Sturm Memorial Library and the Manawa Lions Club. Please join us for a night out in your community. A community that knows its neighbors is a safer community all around.