Opening at 1 P.M. on July 28th

In order to accommodate a Northern Waters network upgrade, the Forest Lodge Library will be closed on Wednesday morning and will plan to open at 1 p.m. that day. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause! You can still return items through the front door AND we can accommodate curbside pick-up requests if you…

SAVE THE DATE!

The Forest Lodge Library celebrated its 95th Anniversary in 2020….or…we would’ve if it hadn’t been for that darned pandemic. This year we’re planning to celebrate 95+1 on Sunday, August 15th, from 11-3. There will be a showcase of library services, music, food, games and fun. PLEASE plan to join us…and stay tuned to learn more…

Digital Services Survey

Just about everything IS online these days. Because that’s where our patrons live, work, recreate and engage we in library world are very interested in learning about the kinds of services you wish your library would offer. Streaming movies? Music? Here’s your chance to let us know,. Any maybe even win a $50 gift card.…

4th of July Book Sale

The 4th of July book sale is back! In fact, there will be TWO days of book sale this year. The Book House will be open from 9-1 on Saturday, July the 3rd and 9-3 on July the 4th. Stop in and scoop up some great titles for your own collection. $1 hardcovers, .

The Book House

We are very pleased to share the news that The Book House has OPEN DAYS scheduled for this summer, beginning Saturday, June 5th. Hours of operation will be 9-1. Inside browsing will require a mask which will be provided if you’ve left yours at home. $1 hardcover titles, $.50 paperbacks and $5 a bag if…

…in the meantime

Yes, we KNOW you miss the ongoing book sale in the vestibule! While they last…grab a grab bag assembled by the Book House gang! A tag on the outside gives you an idea of what’s on the inside…and leave us a donation of any size in exchange! You should also keep your ears open for…

Staff Picks – May 2020

Kristine’s May Pick – DEAD MAN DANCING by John Galligan I kinda missed the publication of the second in John Galligan’s Bad Axe County series. I had read and liked BAD AXE COUNTY, but, as a huge fan of Galligan’s fly-fishing mystery series, BAD AXE COUNTY felt, to me, a bit as though he were…

Catalog Upgrade

Beginning on April 20th, the library catalog you access through our website will…look different! For starters: once called the Merlin Catalog…it is now called the Northern Waters Library Network Catalog. (which, we in the library consortium decided went better with Northern Waters Library Service!) We will be using a different “patron interface”…one that we think…

Work at the Forest Lodge Library!

The Forest Lodge Library in Cable, WI will soon have a part-time position available for a Library Aide. (12-13 hours per week.) Willingness and ability to work weekends is required as currently available hours are on Friday and Saturday.  For more information please contact Library Director Kristine Lendved at 715-798-3189: klendved@cable.wislib.org    or visit library…