Skip to content


Honoring Veterans and their Service

From service dogs to help cope with physical and mental disabilities to World War I Veterans sharing their story for the first time, these books provide a wide range of main characters and perspectives on what life is like when you have made a pledge to protect, to defend and to serve.

March is Women's History Month

Women’s History Month

From athletes and archeologists to scientists and singers this list of books and films honors the accomplishments of women in America and around the world.

person reading by a fireplace with a warm beverage

What is our community reading?

You spent nearly 2000 hours reading during our Winter Reading Challenge! Check out these book reviews written by our participants.

Novels Based in Wisconsin

No single book can fully capture the wonders (and frustrations) of living in Wisconsin, but these selected novels help form a picture of what Wisconsin life is all about.

Virginia Kahl standing in front of a lake

Happy Birthday, Virginia Kahl!

Virginia Served as the Director of the Maude Shunk Public Library from 1960-1968, and published over a dozen children’s picture books which are available to read at your Library.