September 25, 2012, 6-7:45pm
Life's Journey" -- Recording stories is an act of love that can be
passed on to loved ones for generations to come. Jane A. Deau, Director
of the Merrill Area Community Enrichment Center will share with you
journaling ideas and a fool proof agenda to get you started. Everyone
has a story to tell … memories to share … weaving people together!
October 22, 2012; 6:30-7:45pm
Most Haunted Locations
Wisconsin author of The Strange and Usual, presents:
"Wisconsin's Most Haunted Locations".
November 11, 2012; 1-3pm
||The Three Life
Mistakes I've Made that Force Me to Write Fishing Mysteries
bestselling northern Wisconsin mystery writer presents an insightful and
entertaining look at what makes her write (and well).
Journey of Borrowed Grace
|Phyllis (Pick) Gruetzmacher
||Town of Corning native Phyllis
(Pick) Gruetzmacher shares her childhood memoir and
devotional/inspirational poetry collection.
||Local Authors Speak
Tina Scott (Miller), & JoAnn Ophsal
|| National Day of Writing
||Robert Townsend of Madison, boyhood resident of the Gleason area and Merrill High School graduate,
reads from and discusses his recently published book
Celiac Resource Guide:Helping to Navigate
her book Minocqua author, Karow, shares her journey of struggling with a
loved one’s illness and
her crusade to help others.
Name of the Wind
Fiction writer from Stevens Point, Wi, Patrick Rothfuss reads and
discusses his work.
||National Poetry Month
Kriesel lives in
central Wisconsin. His poems have appeared in The Progressive, North
American Review, and Nimrod magazine. He’s a regular poetry reviewer
for Small Press Review.
High the Moon
Kring of Wausau, WI will read and discuss her book, How High the Moon.
September 12, 2010
entrepreneur, and author Kristin Martell of Stevens Point reads from her
children's book, Haiti Mon Amour, and shares the story of her quest to
help the children of Haiti.
September 26, 2010
& Beyond (Wisconsin Smart Money Week 2010 program)
Walter Lew, Attorney Rovert Reid, Thrivent Financial Associate Tyler
in estate planning, tax planning, real estate, probate, elder law, and
annuities, defined plans and other insurance-based investments discuss
strategies for financing your retirement.
|Thursday, October 14,
Our Place- A look at our place in the solar
system, galaxy & universe for people of
all ages. 6:30-7:45PM Getting Up There for older
children & adults. 8PM-?? A guided tour of the night sky --
Fischer of Wausau, a NASA-JPL Solar System Ambassador, presents an
afternoon and evening devoted to space.
October 19, 2010
||Fall of the
Susan Lucente, publisher
Lucente shares the story of her quest to have her late friend Liane
Kraft's novel of vampires, love, and family published and shares
the novel too. Copies available for sale and signing
14 & Nov. 15, 2010
to Workbench: Antique Tools
Duginske of Wausau, woodworker, designer, writer & inventor.
Jan. 30, 2011
Green, and Beautiful: A Log End View of
& Becky Flatau
directors of Cordwood Construction Resources present this program.
Feb. 20, 2011
Deau of Merrill presents a workshop devoted to capturing the essence of
your loved ones through words, images and sounds.
8, 15, 22, 2011
part presentation on selecting, planting, and caring for trees.
Scandurra / Peter Throm
approaches to wellness. Stress, exercise, and nutrition
|May 2, 2011
||Friends of the
Library Annual Meeting
||Author of Population 485; Truck: a love
story; Coop: A Year of Poultry, Pigs, and Parenting.
Libraries are Good for the Country
Library Association Executive Director.
Carnegie and the Growth of Libraries
the Wisconsin Historical Society and Andrew Carnegie Scholar explores
why Andrew Carnegie was important in the creation and growth of public
libraries in the U. S.
Nov. 13, 2011
actor, screenwriter, film producer, and Tomahawk native Jay Leggett of
will present “The Making of ‘To The Hunt’”
Feb. 19, 2012
Headwaters: Rural Culture, Small Watershed Values and Conservation
Gruling of Merrill discusses, sells, and signs copies of (co-written
with Gerald Storm) The Headwaters: Rural Culture, Small Watershed Values
and Conservation, a fascinating history and scientific study of a
community and their love and respect for the land they settled.
Apr. 1, 2012
County Lecturer and poet Travis Brown of Wausau reads his original work,
including poems from his newly published chapbook In Lieu of
Hartshorn, to begin National Poetry Month.
Apr. 22, 2012
Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Dementia Ward
Schoenfeld of Wausau shares stories from his new book A Funny Thing
Happened on My Way to the Dementia Ward.
Apr. 30, 2012
Boys: The Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1941
and musician Bill Jamerson of Escanaba presents Dollar-A-Day Boys:
The Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1941 for the Friends of T.B.
Scott Library's Annual Meeting. Everyone welcome.
May 20, 2012
Yvonne Madden of Wausau shares the special story behind her historical
novel Emelia, set in Pomerania and central Wisconsin.
June 13, 2012
Junction & Parsonage in a Pear Tree
Arlo T. Janssen
Arlo T. Janssen, son of Rev. Ihno Janssen (St. Paul's Lutheran Church,
Town of Scott, 1948-1964) shares his memoirs. Books: Grasslake
Junction & Parsonage in a Pear Tree.