A Friends of the Library Luncheon and Travelogue will take place Tues., Sept. 30, at 11:30 a.m. at the Twin Lakes branch of the Community Library. “Particularly Picturesque Peru” will be presdented by Mary Ann Bilski. Cost is $5, payable at the door. Lunch will be catered by Subway. RSVP to Mary Ann Bilski at 630-217-4066.
All Community Library branches, Salem, Silver Lake, and Twin Lakes will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1, in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours at all locations will resume on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
Silver Lake is asking the other Community Library municipalities to consider — or at least discuss — helping Silver Lake pay off a loan it made to purchase a building for a library branch in that village. Those Community Library municipalities are Salem, Twin Lakes, Paddock Lake, Randall along with Silver Lake. On Monday, Twin […]
Looking for something to do or for your kids to do in July? A program at the Community Library may be just the answer. Click here for a complete list of July programs and registration information.
All Community Library branches, Salem, Silver Lake, and Twin Lakes will be closed on Monday, May 26, 2014 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular hours at all locations will resume on Tuesday, May 27.
Two current members of the Community Library Board were re-appointed to the Community Library Board recently by their respective municipal boards. The Randall Town Board reappointed Ken Mangold to his seat on the board representing Randall. Randall town Chairman Bob Stoll said Mangold was looking to step down from the board, but has agreed to serve […]
The workshop, Making Sense of Your Personal Budget, will be held on Wednesday, April 23 from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Twin Lakes Community Library branch, 110 S. Lake Ave., Twin Lakes. This free workshop is put on by Wisconsin Business Initiative Corp. Participants will learn the skills needed to plan and stick to […]
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 […]