Celebrate Your Library!!!

It’s National Library Week! Celebrated from April 4-10 in 2021, we acknowledge the contributions of libraries and library workers to our national life, ESPECIALLY in this pandemic year. Even when libraries have had to close their doors we have worked hard to continue to serve, entertain and educate our patrons. Here at the Forest Lodge…

Be an Informed Voter!

The Town of Cable has a significant election coming up on April 6. Cable is moving from a 3-person to a 5-person Board. There are 2 candidates running for the position of Town Chairman and 6 candidates running for 4 Sideboard seats. In “normal” times the library would’ve hosted a Candidate’s Forum to give Cable-area…

Got speed?

The State of Wisconsin recognizes how very important quality internet access is for, well, just about anything these days. Remote work, economic opportunity, education, entertainment. These days it’s all found on the information highway…and some of us are traveling faster than others. Improving digital equity for everyone in our state improves everyone’s opportunities. Wisconsin’s Dept.…

Let’s Play Bingo!

Staff person Sidney Reynolds got to thinking we needed to have some fun this January! She put together this BINGO CARD to help you have fun AND read! You know how to play Bingo! All you need is five in a row; horizontally, vertically or diagonally. A single book may enable you to fill more…

Did we make your Christmas List?

We’ve been good. Really! And, because 2020 has been…the year that it has been…our collection development budget could use a little support for the upcoming year! Would you consider making a donation to the library that would cover the cost of one…or some other number…of hard-cover titles to help us keep our collection current? We…and…

The Furred, Finned, Feathered & Frosted

Story-teller Tracy Chipman returns with tales of the Furred, Finned, Feathered and Frosted! We hope you’ll Zoom on in and enjoy this venture into the age-old oral tradition of sharing stories. Wednesday, 12/23/2020 at 10 a.m. Here is the Zoom Link. Meeting ID: 896 3353 2792. Passcode: 819449. This performance has been scheduled in cooperation…

Mythic Beasts…in your living room!

If you missed today’s storytelling event, here’s another chance to enjoy it! Storyteller Tracy Chipman is allowing us access to this recording of the session for 7 days from today, 11/27/2020, so, take advantage and travel with her to lands where giants make the earth shake and unicorns dwell and dragons guard lost princesses. Here’s…

NOTICE OF BOARD VACANCY

The Forest Lodge Library is in search of applicants interested in serving on the Board of Trustees. The role of Trustee is a serious commitment, vital to the success of the library. The three year term of service will commence in January of 2021 upon appointment by the Town of Cable Board of Supervisors. The…

Budget Hearings!

If you’re interested in knowing what’s happening in your community, why not attend your Town’s Budget Hearing? And then take part in the Town Elector’s Special Meeting immediately following. The Town of Cable’s Budget Hearing will be on Weds., 11/11/2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Cable Community Centre,. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, masks will…