We strive to provide the community with information in a variety of formats
as well as educational, cultural, and recreational opportunities.
- UPCOMING EVENTS -
Oct. 8th & Nov. 5th : 10:30am - Noon Vilas County Elder Specialist
Susan Corrieri, Vilas County Elder Specialist, will be at the library for individual conferences regarding Medicare and supplements. Reservations would be appreciated; but drop ins are welcome.
Oct. 26th @ 7:15pm The Observed and Projected Climate Change in Wisconsin and the Broader Great Lakes Region
October 26 at 7:15 on the Winchester Public Library facebook page the science program "The Observed and Projected Climate Change in Wisconsin and the Broader Great Lakes Region" will be aired
- TOWN HISTORY -
Photos, Artifacts, and more...
- History Presentation -
Jim Bokern, President of the Manitowish Waters Historical Society, made a great presentation about the History of Winchester for the Library, in lieu of his in-person presentation. It is about a hour long, but only begins to scratch the surface of Winchester's history.
- Loons on Adelaide Lake -
Licia Johnson of the North Lakeland Discovery Center gives a talk on Loons.
- Mary Lake State Nature Area -
We went out with the staff from the DNR Trout Lake Station. We learned about electricity and microbes, fresh water sponges and why Mary lake, right here in Winchester, is one of the most unique natural lakes in Wisconsin.
- The Stories behind the Sand County Almanac -
Awhile ago we participated in a Badger Talk with UW Connects. Distinguished Professor Stanley Temple gave us an interesting presentation on Aldo Leopold and the stories behind The Sand County Almanac. You can watch it here if you missed it or if you just wanna see it again.