Randall Town Board members are open to further discussions regarding contributing funds to Silver Lake’s purchase of a building for a branch there of the Community Library. Randall Town Board members got a report on the situation from Ken Mangold, a Randall representative on the Community Library Board and LeeAnn Briese, the library system’s director, […]
The Silver Lake Village Board will be requesting that the Kenosha County District Attorney’s office investigate how a purchase of a building for a Silver Lake branch of the Community Library was conducted. Trustee Pat Dunn made the motion requesting the investigation. All board members voted for the motion except village President Sue Gerber, who […]
The idea of Twin Lakes contributing to the purchase of a building to serve as a branch of the Community Library in Silver Lake received a cool reception from Twin Lakes Village Board members at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting Monday. Late last year, the Silver Lake Village Board unanimously voted to purchase a […]
Officials from the towns and villages that are part of the Community Library system will be meeting Wednesday at the site of the recently purchased building in Silver Lake that is to serve as that community’s library branch. The meeting will take place at 209 N Second St., Silver Lake starting at 6:30 p.m. Silver Lake […]
Looking for a fun activity? Check out this list of programming at the Community Library. The Community Library operates branches in Salem, Silver Lake and Twin Lakes.
From Storytime to Zombie Tag, the schedule for October activities at the Community Library branches has been announced. Some programs are targeted for certain age groups and some require registration while others do not. Be sure to check the details for the event you are interested in. You can view the whole schedule here.
All Community Library branches, Salem, Silver Lake, and Twin Lakes will be closed on Monday, Sept. 2, in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours at all locations will resume on Tuesday, September 3, 2013.
The Friends of the Community Library spring book sale will be held on Saturday, May 18, at Community Library in Twin Lakes, 110 S. Lake Ave. from 10 am to noon for members only and from noon to 4 pm for the general public. Also, on Sunday, May 19, from noon to 4 pm will […]
A May the Fourth Celebration Star Wars style will be held Saturday, May 4 at the Community Library, Twin Lakes branch from 1 to 3 p.m. All ages are welcome. Registration is required. The Twin Lakes branch phone number is 877-4281 “May the Fourth be with you” at this Star Wars party. Join others for a fantastic, […]
Turning Your Hobby into A Business: From past time to profit is a workshop to be hosted by the Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation on April 16, from 10:30 a.m. to Noon at the Twin Lakes Community Library branch. Explore the potential of your business idea. This workshop will focus on examining the feasibility of your […]
The Community Library branch located at 110 S. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes will be closed on Sunday, March 24, in observance of Easter. Regular hours at all locations will resume on Monday, April 1.
The program Intro to Pinterest will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, April 5, at the Community Library Twin Lakes branch, 110 S. Lake Ave.,, Twin Lakes. Pinterest is a fun, easy visual media tool that lets you discover, organize, and share things you love with the world. From books to recipes […]
Looking for something for your child to do? The Community Library branches have a variety of kid and teen programming. Here’s the lineup for March through May.2020
A Social Networking for Your Business 101 workshop, presented by Wisconsin Business Initiative Corp., will be held on Thursday, March 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Salem Community Library, 24615 89th St., Salem. Social networking can seem confusing and daunting but it can be a valuable tool for small business. At this workshop, participants […]
The Frugal Senior Workshop will take place from 10 to 11 am on Wednesday, March 13, at the Community Library, Twin Lakes branch, 110 S. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes. Learn creative ways to stretch your dollars at the grocery store! Judy Williams, the Racine Frugal Lady, will be giving seniors tips about how to save at […]
Herb Gardening & Craft with Gale Borger is a program that will take place Wednesday, February 20, at the Community Library at 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes from 6:30 to 7:45 pm. Join Master Gardener and author Gale Borger for ideas and tips about container herb gardens plus how to make a lavender sachet. […]
An ABC’s of Home-based Business workshop will be held on on Tuesday, February 12 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Twin Lakes Community Library 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. This free workshop is put on by Wisconsin Business Initiative Corp. and the Twin Lakes Community Library. Starting a home-based business has many rewards […]
A Senior Coffee Hour-Valentine’s Day Celebration will take place Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Community Library, 110 S. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes from 10 to 11:30 am. There will be some Valentine fun including refreshments, a few games and making some Valentine bookmarks. No registration required.
The Community Library is considering a new facility for its Silver Lake location, Silver Lake representative to the board Sue Gerber said last week. Gerber was speaking at a Silver Lake Village Board meeting. She is also a village trustee. She said library administration and representatives of the member municipalities met at the former Westosha […]
The Friends of the Community Library hard cover book sale will be held on Saturday, Jan. 12, at Community Library in Twin Lakes, 110 S. Lake Ave. from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. All books are $1.00. Donations are accepted at all of the Community Library locations; however, materials must be in good condition. Not […]
Community Library branches at Salem, Silver Lake, and Twin Lakes will be closed on Sunday, December 23, Monday, December 24, and Tuesday, December 25, in observance of the Christmas Holiday. Regular hours at all locations will resume on Wednesday, December 26. Community Library branches at Salem, Silver Lake, and Twin Lakes will be closed on […]
All Community Library branches — Salem, Silver Lake and Twin Lakes — will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22, in observance of Thanksgiving. Normal hours at Salem and Twin Lakes will resume on Friday, Nov. 23. The Silver Lake location is closed on Fridays but will resume hours on Saturday, Nov. 24.
A public hearing on transportation services offered by Kenosha County will be held Thursday, Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. at the Community Library, 24615 89th St, Salem. The purpose of the hearing is to present funding levels and service changes for transportation services provided by the county in 2013. Service and fare changes for Western […]
The next Senior Coffee Hour – Fall Fun will take place Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Community Library branch at 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Participants will make an autumn wreath and play fall fun bingo. Enjoy coffee and seasonal refreshments too.
The Friends of the Community Library have released the following statement regarding a new logo for the group and the upcoming friends book sale this weekend: Shirley Boening, President of FOCL, announced this week that the Friends board has approved logo for the organization. Shirley explained “the three flowers represent the three library locations, Salem Silver Lake and Twin Lakes. Each flowers has five […]
Senior Coffee Hour – Library Materials Showcase will take place Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the Community Library-Twin Lakes-Randall branch, 110 S. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Those attending will get a sneak peek at some of the library’s new materials in the â€œPass It Onâ€ book review session. Library representatives will […]
Tea Lore with Lorrie is a program that will be held at the Community Library branches in Salem and Twin Lakes. Participants will be able to sample assorted teas and tea treats as they learn about the history, brewing techniques and health benefits of this ancient crink. Lorrie Ferguson, owner of Infini-Tea, in Antioch will talk about […]
The Myles Greene Duo will come to the Community Library in Salem in Saturday, Sept. 23. This free music program will feature vocalist Ray Lozano and pianist Myles Greene as they perform new and old favorites including songs by Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mathis, Willie Nelson, and more. The program will take place from 1 to […]
Silver Stories will be held at the Community Library’s Silver Lake branch on Wednesdays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Participants ages 2 to 5 can visit for a cozy story time at the Silver Lake location, 729 S Cogswell Drive, Silver Lake. Time is from 10:30 to 11 am. Registration required; […]
Books & Boogie is the name of a program coming to the Salem and Twin Lakes branches of the Community Library. During Books & Boogie, participants ages 2-5 will be able to play rhythm instruments, dance to music, and hear lively tales. The program will be held: Tuesdays, September 18, October 2, 16, and 30, […]