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Lego Robotics


The local 4-H organization throught he UW Extension Office in Oconto, along with Bayshore Community Academy and Farnsworth Public LIbrary, are teaming up to provide a unique FREE opportunity for students entering grades 5-8. 


Lego Robotics meetings will be held each Wednesday, July 9 - August 27 from 3:30-5:00 PM at Farnsworth Public Library in Oconto. Advance registration is NOT required.



Call the Uw Extension at 834-6845 or email halobots7146@gmail.com for more information.












New Books @ Farnsworth




Pirates Love Underpants


By Claire Freedman

Grab your peg leg and your parrot—and don’t forget the underpants! This wacky picture book pairs pirates and underwear in an uproarious adventure.

These pirates SO love underpants,
They’re on a special quest
To find the fabled Pants of Gold,
For the Captain’s treasure chest.

This laugh-out-loud Underpants adventure is full of pirates, sharks, and treasure. You’ll be yo-ho-ho-ing with hilarity until the pirates conclude their zany expedition!



The Dream Thieves


By: Maggie Stiefvater

The second installment in the all-new series from the masterful, #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater!


Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam will be the same. Ronan, for one, is falling more and more deeply into his dreams, and his dreams are intruding more and more into waking life. Meanwhile, some very sinister people are looking for some of the same pieces of the Cabeswater puzzle that Gansey is after....



Mastering Calligraphy


by Gaye Godfrey-Nicholls

The centuries-old art of calligraphy has rarely witnessed a more diverse and prolific explosion of new work than in today's hand-lettering revival. Mastering the Art of Calligraphy is the most comprehensive and up-to-date volume on this traditional craft and its contemporary practice. Brimming with both practical instruction and more than 700 inspirational photos, this is the definitive new guide for both serious calligraphers and budding hand-lettering enthusiasts. Inside are step-by-step instructions accompanied by examples of current work, plus historical information, artist profiles, troubleshooting tips, and an extensive resource section. Perfect for students, artists, professionals, and hobbyists, this is a tremendously valuable addition to any arts library.



Upcoming Events @ Farnsworth Public Library

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory


Tuesday, July 22nd @ 2:30 PM

Tuesday, July 29th @ 2:30 PM


Popcorn will be provided . Pick up your ticket starting Monday, July 14!

Popcorn will be provided . Pick up your ticket starting Monday, July 21!


Muppets Most Wanted

Tuesday, August 5th @ 2:30 PM

Tuesday, August 12th @ 2:30 PM



Popcorn will be provided . Pick up your ticket starting Monday, July 28!

Popcorn will be provided . Pick up your ticket starting Monday, August 4!


Updated  July 15, 2014