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August 2022

Bittersweet Bookies

August 1 @ 1:00pm
Fish Creek Library, 4097 Hwy 42
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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Discussing “From the Lookout: Memories of Peninsula State Park’s Summer Camp for Girls” by Kathleen Harris. Harris will speak at the event. Participants and listeners welcome. Held in-person and via Zoom. Call 920.868.3471 for the Zoom link.

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Outdoor Story Time

August 2 @ 10:30am
Sturgeon Bay Library, 107 S 4th Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States
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Come enjoy stories and fun with Miss Beth for babies, toddlers, and pre-schoolers. Enjoy specially-themed stories grass across from the library entrance. This week's theme is "Extremely Silly Stories." Virtual story time can be found at DoorCountyLibrary.org and on Facebook.

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Multicultural Book Club

August 2 @ 1:00pm
Sturgeon Bay Library, 107 S 4th Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States
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Discussing “Crying in H Mart” by Michelle Zauner. Participants and listeners welcome. Held in-person and virtually. Visit the DoorCountyLibrary.org calendar for Zoom details.

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Baileys Book Discussion

August 3 @ 7:00pm
Baileys Harbor Library, 2392 Cty Rd F
Baileys Harbor, WI 54202 United States
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Discussing “Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage” by Alfred Lansing. Held in-person or virtually. Visit the DoorCountyLibrary.org calendar for Zoom details.

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Read with the Library Dog

August 4 @ 10:30am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until June 30, 2022

One event on July 7, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on July 14, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:30am

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 25, 2022

Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Library, 2323 Mill Rd
Sister Bay, WI 54234 United States
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Sign up for a time to read with Libby. She is a certified therapy dog available for children of all ages to read aloud or share a book with one-on-one. Check-in at the front desk when you arrive.

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Author Talk

August 4 @ 2:00pm
Sturgeon Bay Library, 107 S 4th Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States
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Don Lorenzen Jr will talk about his manuscript written by Marion Gray in 1925, later edited by Don, his grandson, in 2021. Featuring a discussion about being a medic in France and the Battle of Verdun. Held in-person or via Zoom.

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Story Hour

August 5 @ 10:00am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 26, 2022

Algoma Public Library, 406 Fremont St
Algoma, WI 54201 United States
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This story time is specialized for children 3-5 years old, but everyone is welcome. Using a wide range of picture books, songs, poetry, fingerplays, iPad apps and crafts, we will make learning fun!

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Art/Speaks

August 5 @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
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One event on August 7, 2022 at 10:00am

One event on August 12, 2022 at 11:00am

One event on August 19, 2022 at 11:00am

Idea Gallery, 6551 Cty Rd T
Egg Harbor, WI 54209 United States
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A free creative lab to encourage writing in response to visual art led by a local poet.

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Shipwrecks & Lighthouses Family Book Event

August 5 @ 10:30am
Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Library, 2323 Mill Rd
Sister Bay, WI 54234 United States
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Children’s Author Sue Jarosh will share her newest book, "Camden and the Cana Island Cat." Jarosh will discuss her books that are available through the libraries, featuring several local Door County beacons of light and local shipwrecks.

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Book Sale

August 6 @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
Sturgeon Bay Library, 107 S 4th Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States
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Shop the shelves and browse the overflow rooms in the basement. Thousands of books, audiobooks and movie titles. Proceeds from The Friends' book sales fund programs and projects benefiting patrons at all eight of our Door County Libraries.

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Author Meet & Greet

August 6 @ 10:00am - 12:00pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Juddville, WI 54212 United States
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Meet Door County authors Marggie Moertl, Judy Ann Ritter, Patsy Buell Stierna, and Jan Wrede to hear about their journeys to publication. Books available for sale/signing.

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Art/Speaks

August 7 @ 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Third Avenue PlayWorks, 239 N 3rd Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States
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Join us for the pay-what-you-can premiere of “The Last Five Years” and stay to write about your experience.

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Outdoor Story Time

August 9 @ 10:30am
Sturgeon Bay Library, 107 S 4th Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States
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Come enjoy stories and fun with Miss Beth for babies, toddlers, and pre-schoolers. Enjoy specially-themed stories grass across from the library entrance. This week's theme is "Dinosaurs Stomp." Virtual story time can be found at DoorCountyLibrary.org and on Facebook.

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Readers Rampant Book Club

August 9 @ 2:30pm
Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Library, 2323 Mill Rd
Sister Bay, WI 54234 United States
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Join in person or via Zoom to discuss “The Night Watchman” by Louise Erdrich. Participants and listeners welcome. Visit the DoorCountyLibrary.org calendar for Zoom details.

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Author Reading

August 9 @ 6:30pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Juddville, WI 54212 United States
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Novelist Lan Samantha Chang, poet Nan Cohen & memoirist Kyoko Mori read from and discuss their work.

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Emily Dickinson Poetry Series

August 10 @ 7:00pm
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Door County, 10341 Hwy 42
Ephraim, WI 54211 United States
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Local poet Paulette Laufer will read her poetry, followed by an open mic where others can read their own poetry. Guests can meet Laufer after the event.

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Read with the Library Dog

August 11 @ 10:30am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until June 30, 2022

One event on July 7, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on July 14, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:30am

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 25, 2022

Sister Bay/Liberty Grove Library, 2323 Mill Rd
Sister Bay, WI 54234 United States
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Sign up for a time to read with Libby. She is a certified therapy dog available for children of all ages to read aloud or share a book with one-on-one. Check-in at the front desk when you arrive.

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Books & Brews

August 11 @ 5:30pm

Meeting outside at a picnic table. Bring your own beverage. There is no theme.

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Therapy Dog Story Time

August 12 @ 10:30am
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One event on August 12, 2022 at 10:30am

One event on August 26, 2022 at 10:30am

Egg Harbor Library, 7845 Church St
Egg Harbor, WI 54209 United States
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Join therapy dog Nellie Bly and her owner, Maggie, as they read books aloud. Nellie will be joined by her assistant, Alfie.

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Art/Speaks

August 12 @ 11:00am - 12:00pm
Donald and Carol Kress Pavilion, 7845 Church St.
Egg Harbor, WI 54209 United States
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A free creative lab to encourage writing in response to visual art led by a local poet.

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