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Inspired by “Pride and Prejudice,” author Lacy Williams introduces a new dual love story with a Wild West twist. Cowboy Pride, has been selected for the next Big Library Read. From July 9-23, Rock County public library users will be able to borrow the eBook format of the title with no wait l…

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This week, the Milton Public Library joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries lead their communities through the transformative services, programs and expertise they offer.

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The library is having an improvisational acting and storytelling workshop called Instant Story Theater on Saturday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. for teens 12 to 18. The workshop will be led by Mary Ellen Graf and participants will learn how to create short plays to bring stories to life and to sha…

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The Milton Public Library is extending its hours for high school students only January 15 through January 17 to give them a quiet, comfortable, and distraction-free place to study for exams. The extended hours are: Monday, January 15, 8:00-10:00 p.m.; Tuesday, January 16, 8:00-10:00 p.m., an…

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Although the Rock County Fury outshot all of its opponents in a weekend tournament and earned the No. 1 seed, the team lost the championship in a shootout, 3-2.

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Following a trail is fascinating. Where will this take me? What is around the corner? Who has been here before? Who will come next? Will this be relaxing or challenging or both? Will I meet someone else?

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I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving break. The opportunity to write a Community Voices article provides us with a chance to reflect on the past year and to share some of the many things we are thankful for here at the School District of Milton.

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All Rock County public libraries, as members of Arrowhead Library System (ALS), are preparing to welcome SHARE -- the new library catalog and account portal. Beginning in mid-January, patrons will experience a new and improved way to search library holdings and manage accounts. Patrons of Be…

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The Friends of the Milton Public Library will hold a used book sale during the entire month of November. The sale is located on the lower level and will be open every day during library hours.

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On Monday, all of North America will experience at least a partial solar eclipse for two to three hours. The moon will pass between the sun and Earth and block all or part of the sun.

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The Big Idaho Potato Truck holding a giant 28-foot long potato made a stop on its national tour at the library Monday, Aug. 14.

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The official grand opening of the $2.8 million Milton Public Library expansion and renovation will take place noon-4 p.m. on Sunday.

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The Milton Public Library will be celebrate its newly renovated and expanded space with a grand opening party noon-4 p.m. on Sunday, June 4.

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Lisl Hornig Detlefsen, a 1999 graduate of Parker High School, read her book, "Time for Cranberries" at the Milton Public Library this week. Farmers, volunteers and teachers read books about agriculture on Tuesday, which was National Ag Day.

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After being closed Monday through Saturday this week, the $2.8 million library expansion and renovation will open to the public on Sunday.

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New technology will be available in Milton Public Library’s SPARK makerspace and throughout the library as a result of a partnership with the School District of Milton Tech Department. While the equipment is new, the district has a long-standing relationship with providing technology to the …

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Members of the Northside student council helped raise $1,505 for the Milton Public Library expansion/renovation. Pictured (front, from left) are student council members Tim Wallace, Saige Radke, Austin Martin, Rose Meyer and Camille DeWilde. Adults pictured include (back, from left) assistan…

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The Milton Public Library announces that Elizabeth W. Parker and the Trustees of the George S. Parker II Charitable Trusts have made a joint commitment to contribute $500,000 to the Milton Public Library expansion and renovation project.

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The Fictionaries, a team of three Milton teens, won the first-ever Rock County Teen Battle of the Books held this month at Hedberg Public Library in Janesville. The event was sponsored by the public libraries in Rock County and the Arrowhead Library System. Eleven teams of teens (ages 11 to …

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An initiative to raise funds for an agriculture theme in the children’s creative play space as part of the Milton Public Library renovation has so far raised $27,600. Milton FFA Alumni alone donated $12,500. Other donors include Union Bank & Trust, the Rock County Ag Fund and family farms.