Mobile Hotspots to Loan!

Thanks to a grant from the federal Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) we have a couple of Kajeet mobile hotspots to loan to patrons who can confirm that that they lack access to services sufficient to access the internet. Internet service with this wireless hotspot will depend on cell tower technology and coverage in your area.…

Critter Pole

Why, yes, something amazing DID  happen in the yard between the library and the Book House! In August, an aging and damaged white pine was removed from the property…all but a 10 foot stump! The Forest Lodge Library Board of Trustees quite liked the idea of having the stump carved and Board Trustee Mary Jean…

Fat Bear Week WINNER!

Who won, you say? 747. He’s a bigun!   The world turns…and…once again it’s FAT BEAR WEEK! Why wouldn’t you want to take part in this joyous celebration? Visit the FAT BEAR WEEK website and start voting for your favorite, fattest bears! Gotta be fat to sleep soundly through the long winter. Celebrate gluttony with…

IDENTITY THEFT

We want to be sure everyone knows about an upcoming event offered to the community by the Cable & Area Lions Club! In this cyber-age, who is NOT at risk for identity theft? Learn about how to protect yourself in this presentation on Tuesday, Sept. 13th at 6 p.m. at the Cable Community Centre. The…

Champion Reader!!!

Our READING CHAMPION from this summer’s All Ages Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Program was Claire Parker! The Summer Reading challenge was set up as a bingo card. Claire didn’t just make a bingo or two….she blacked out the card! We congratulate her and were pleased to award her with a digital camera….and we’re excited…

September is LIBRARY CARD SIGN-UP MONTH!

As if there weren’t enough reasons to get a library card…if you get one in September you’ll end up in a drawing to win $50! Yes, that is correct. Fifty dollars! You can walk into your library and get a card. Or, you could sign up for a card online: https://catalog.northernwaters.org/MyAccount/SelfReg A digital card will enable…

Author Peter Geye to visit Cable!

The Forest Lodge Library in partnership with Redbery Books is pleased to tell you that author Peter Geye will be visiting our community on Monday, Sept. 12th, in an event at the Cable Community Centre. Peter Geye, a Minnesota writer known for his novels THE LIGHTHOUSE ROAD and WINTERING is touring with his newest title,…

Closed 9/5 for Labor Day

The Forest Lodge Library will be CLOSED on Monday, Sept. 5th, in celebration of Labor Day! Relax and enjoy! Remember that our wifi is always on…likewise Libby and Kanopy, your access points to our digital book/audiobook and streaming services. And you are always able to return library items through the slot in the front door.…

Looking for a Library Aide!

Open Position at the Forest Lodge Library The Forest Lodge Library has a part-time position available for a Library Aide. (12-15 hours a week.) Willingness and ability to work weekends is required. For more information please contact Library Director Kristine Lendved at 715-798-3189 or klendved@cable.wislilb.org. You may also inquire at the circulation desk for a…