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Spring Break At Your Library

Monday, March 11, 1:30-3:00pm LEGO Zipline Challenge. Elementary and middle school aged kids will construct a brick vehicle to carry minifigures along our 2nd floor zipline!...

Death Cafe

Upcoming dates: March 15, April 19, May 17 Fridays, 1 pm—2:30 pm Enjoy a beverage, eat a snack, and discuss death and dying! Upcoming dates: March 15, April 19, May 17...

Dedicated Readers Society Book Club-Sitting Pretty: The View From My Ordinary Resilient Disabled Body by Rebekah Taussig

**BIG READ SELECTION** Monday, March 11th at 6PM A memoir-in-essays from disability advocate and creator of the Instagram account @sitting_pretty Rebekah Taussig, processing...

Thinking About Starting An Herb Garden?

Wednesday, April 17 at 2pm. Growing herbs is easier than you think. Whether in the garden or in a pot, we’ll talk about the basics of starting an herb garden. We’ll focus on...

Why Is Gardening Good for You?

Wednesday, March 20th at 2pm. Research shows that humans benefit from being around plants, leading to many positive mental, physical, and social impacts. Gardening is a...

Soul of the Outdoors Book Talk by Dave Greschner

Thursday, April 11th at 2pm In “Soul of the Outdoors,” I take the reader along in experiencing and unveiling nature in its raw openness and intricacies. I explore and...

James L. Peters Author Visit

Thursday, April 4th at 6pm. James will be speaking about his newest book Fortune Falls. Jason Lahey just turned 40 years old. When a mysterious detour leads Jason Lahey to...

Smartphone Basics

Wednesday, April 3rd from 10-12pm. Registration Recommended sign up online btussel.com/btu or by calling Bug Tussel University: 877-277-0924. Learn the basics of how to use...

Antiques and Collectibles Appraisal Event with Mark F. Moran

Thursday, April 18 from 4-7pm. Registration is required. 715-723-1146 x 3. Join us to watch and/or have an appraisal done on one of your antiques or collectibles by author...

Dementia Live

Thursday, March 14th 9:00am - 11:00am Have you ever wondered what it might feel like to have dementia? Join us for this free dementia simulation. You will also learn...

SAMA: Society for the Appreciation of Manga & Anime Sweets & Treats Edition

Monday, March 25 4:30-6pm Who will be the flavor champ? Taste-test different chip and Oreo flavors to find out! Register in advance or contact Youth Services with food...

Scenes with Pickles

Thursday, March 14 4:30-6pm  Use the power of deduction plus creative writing to create scenarios based on scenes with real pickles. Then, use pickles and props to create...

Senior Resource Fair

Friday, March 8th from 9:00am - 2:00pm Join us for free information from local organizations, door prizes and more! Home Care Services, Veterans Services, Community...

It’s time for trees!

Register your child to receive a free standing tree seedling during Earth Week in April! In collaboration with Neighborhood Forest, the library will take delivery of your...

Chapter Champions Book Club

Join us on the 3rd Monday of the month ( March 18th, April 15th and May 20th) Event runs from 3:30 to 4:15pm. Just for beginning chapter readers! Each month we'll explore...

Find Parent Connection & Support at: Baby & Me

2024 Schedule Wednesdays 10am to 11am. A playgroup and caregiver connection program for infants birth - 11 months old & their parents/caregivers. A great way to connect,...

Loose Parts Playdate!

Tuesdays at 10:30 through March 26. Kids ages 3 and up and their caregivers can join us for open-ended sensory play, exploration and creativity featuring stations stocked...

Winter 2024 Storytimes

Winter 2024 Storytimes January 10th - April 26th Wednesdays at 9:30: Baby/Toddler Storytime Thursdays at 9:30: Preschool Storytime Fridays at 9:30: Family...

Literacy Chippewa Valley-Chippewa Falls Family Literacy

Location: Chippewa Falls Public Library Time: 10-11:30am. Each month we offer a fun takeaway for the children and a nutritious snack. You child will also be able to pick a...

Growing Connections – Gardening Club

Free Gardening Classes designed for people living with dementia and their care partners. Come and enjoy indoor and outdoor gardening projects! Fourth Thursday of the month...

Art Classes for Seniors

Art Classes are free to seniors.  Classes will be held at the Chippewa Falls Public Library. Registration is required. 715-723-1146. Joining these classes will: Provide...

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Join the Chippewa Falls Public Library and  the ADRC to create fun and festive crafts! Call the library at 715-723-1146 to register.


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Just for beginning chapter readers! Each month we’ll explore the first book in a series with games, activities and a snack. Attendees go home with a free copy of the book to continue the adventure! Registration required-space is limited.

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Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St
Chippewa Falls WI 54729

School Year Hours Labor Day through Memorial Day

Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm