On Tuesday, June 19th Dr. Timothy J. Lensmire will discuss his book, White Folks: Race and Identity in Rural America. Join us at 6:00 PM to learn more about white folks’ conflicting ideas and feelings about race and who they are, as white people, in America. Dr. Lensmire will read from and sign copies of his book.
In the meantime, here are some books from our collection exploring white racial identity...
Join us on Wednesday, June 13th at 7:00 PM as we welcome Bob Kann. Bob will give a presentation on Joyce Westerman, Wisconsin Women, and the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League: Play Ball!
In the meantime, here are some books and movies that should help cover the bases...
Stone Soup Shakespeare returns on Saturday, June 9th at 6:00 PM for a performance of The Taming of the Shrew. Join us then on the library lawn, but in the meantime check out some of these titles to learn more about William Shakespeare and his influence around the globe...
Summer reading for adults can mean reading at the beach or cottage, or while cooling off in the air conditioned library. Here are a few of the books recommend by the Friends of the Shorewood Public Library Board of Directors.
They say April showers bring May flowers, and now that we’ve seen a fair amount of sunshine and green leaves this month, let’s enjoy those May flowers. Here’s some books from our non-fiction collection that celebrate plants and flowers...