Jenifer Brady will teach this class about how to use essential oils and non-toxic products like vinegar, castile soap, and baking soda in cleaning products to help reduce chemical use and waste. Participants will have the option of making their own cleaning spray to take home. This class is free and no registration is required.
Jenifer is a student at Aromahead Institute studying for her aromatherapy certification, as well as a wellness advocate and essential oil educator with doTERRA International.
4/20/2017 0 Comments
Oconto author Mary Grace Murphy will kick off our Spring Book Sale with a book signing & meet-and-greet to celebrate the release of Death Nosh. Death Nosh is the third book in the Noshes up North culinary mystery series, set in the fictional town of Bayshore. Mary Grace will have the entire series available for purchase and signing.
The event will begin with a presentation on raptors (birds of prey) at the Library led by David Hafmann, manager of the Oconto Marsh. A field trip to the marsh will follow at 6:15pm. If you can't make the 5:30pm presentation, feel free to join us at the marsh at 6:15pm.
Please bring your own field glasses; a limited number may be available. Participants will be responsible for their own transportation.
Friends Preview Sale - Friends Members Only: Friday, April 21, 5-6pm
Open to the Public: April 22 - May 5 during normal Library hours
Stop by the Library to find great deals on hundreds of books, magazines, and more! If you join The Friends anytime before the Preview Sale starts, you can shop early. For just $5 (single) or $10 (family) annually, you can support the Library all year long and have first choice at the book sales. Stop by the Library or click here to join this worthy organization.
We also appreciate donations of books (in clean, good condition), magazines (two years old or newer), DVDs, video games, or CDs for the sale. Please, no encyclopedias, textbooks, or Reader's Digest books.
Award-winning nature and garden writer, author, and photographer Rob Zimmer will host a presentation and Q&A on perennial gardening, focusing on plant combinations and succulents. Rob's books and other publications will also be available for purchase. Check out Rob Zimmer Outdoors on Facebook to see examples of his work!
Join us for a week-long celebration of libraries! Events include:
Match the Librarians' Baby Pictures Display: Can you guess which baby picture belongs to which librarian?
Food for Fines: Bring in a nonperishable, non-expired, packaged food item and receive $1.00 off your fines for each item (up to $10 per account). Food for Fines is for late fines only - not lost or billed items. Food will be donated to Bread by the Bay.
Raffles: Enter free drawings to win a raffle basket! We will raffle two child baskets and one adult basket.