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Big Library Read

Big Library Read: April 5-19

No waiting. Download today!

The Art of Taking It Easy by Dr. Brian King

From a psychologist and stand-up comedian comes a practical, yet laugh-out-loud guide to embracing humor to reduce stress and live a happier, fuller life.

Join the LIVE virtual Q&A with Dr. Brian King and the Professional Book Nerds on April 13th at 1pm ET.

Can’t make the Q&A? Share your thoughts on the online discussion board, open until April 26. 

Next Big Library Read: June 28-July 12


Libby Updates

Take a tour of Libby’s new look and features!


Aging & Disability Resource Center

Help the ADRC plan for the future. Take their community survey today!

EBB Get Internet for Less Begins May 12

Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB)

Launching May 12. Get internet for less.

This is a temporary FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford broadband internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. $50-$75 off home internet monthly and one-time $100 to purchase devices.

Am I eligible?   How do I apply?

Modern Jungles

Book Talk: Modern Jungles

Pao Lor’s memoir recounts a Hmong orphan’s harrowing, war-torn journey to America.

Register for the free book launch virtual talk with Dr. Pao Lor on April 14 at 7 p.m.

Wisconsin Digital Library E-Magazines

Reading for Empathy

To help build empathy for our homeless neighbors, Jenny Ryan and the team at Saskatoon Public Library (Saskatchewan, Canada) built a book list on homelessness.

Wisconsin Digital Library E-Magazines

Women Who Changed The World

App By Learny Land (Ages 4+)

How many female astronauts do you know? How about female painters? History is full of rebel warrior girls who have done incredible things. It’s time to meet them.

Wisconsin Digital Library E-Magazines

The Imagine Neighborhood

Check out the ALA’s Excellence in Early Learning Digital Media Award winner (and honoree). 

A podcast designed to help children & grown-ups grow their social-emotional skills.

While you wait for Bridgerton season 2

For Fans of Bridgerton

What to read while you wait for Bridgerton season 2.

Wisconsin Digital Library

7 Million Checkouts

Wisconsin’s Digital Library saw almost 7 million checkouts in 2020! See the top 5 e-books and e-audiobooks of the year.

Love Lettering by Kate Clayborn. Read february 10-24


A digital book club connecting readers to the same ebook & audiobook at the same time with no waitlists or holds, begins Feb.10th! The featured title is ‘Love Lettering’ by Kate Clayborn.

Wisconsin Digital Library E-Magazines

WI Digital Library Has E-Magazines

3,000 e-magazines available for checkout! Download through the WI Digital Library website, Libby or OverDrive apps.

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Prescott Public Library

800 Borner Street North
Prescott, WI 54021

715-262-5555 (Phone)
715-262-4229 (Fax)

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