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L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Grand Reopening Week

After years of planning, fundraising, and construction, the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library has reopened at 400 Eau Claire Street in downtown Eau Claire. Customers may finally visit the library to see the newly renovated and expanded space.

To celebrate its homecoming, library staff is planning a number of important events and fun activities for the library’s Grand Reopening Week, running Monday, Sept. 26 through Saturday, Oct. 1. Find full information here.

Events include:

All Week

Scavenger Hunts; Drop-in Community Art Project with artist Patricia Hawkenson

Monday, September 26

9:30am | Baby Storytime
3-5pm | Dabble Box Open Lab

Tuesday, September 27

9:30am & 10:15am | Toddler Storytime

11am-12:30pm | Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
3-5pm | Dabble Box Open Lab
6pm | One Book, One Community: Democracy at a Crossroads program

Wednesday, September 28

6pm | Whispers in the Driftless: Debut novelist Maggie Ginsberg in conversation with Nickolas Butler (Chippewa Valley Writers Guild)

Thursday, September 29

6-7:30pm | Best of the West Artist Reception

Friday, September 30

9:30am & 10:15am | Preschool Storytime
6-7:30pm | Family Dance Party

Saturday, October 1

10am-Noon | Dabble Box Open Lab
10am | Magic of Laughter program
11:15am | Circus Skills Workshop (grades 2-6, registration required)
3:15-5:30pm | Live Musical Performances (Sue Orfield, Dustin DeGolier, Jim Pullman)

For other library information, people may contact Information & Reference by calling 715-839-5004, or chatting with staff via the library’s website at www.ecpubliclibrary.info.

Age

All Ages

Time(s)

This event is over.

Mon. Sep. 26, 2022   9:30am

Mon. Sep. 26, 2022   3-5pm

Tue. Sep. 27, 2022   9:30-10am

Tue. Sep. 27, 2022   10:15-11am

Tue. Sep. 27, 2022   3-5pm

Tue. Sep. 27, 2022   6pm

Wed. Sep. 28, 2022   6pm

Thu. Sep. 29, 2022   6-7:30pm

Fri. Sep. 30, 2022   9:30-10am

Fri. Sep. 30, 2022   10:15-11am

Fri. Sep. 30, 2022   6-7:30pm

Sat. Oct. 1, 2022   10am-noon

Sat. Oct. 1, 2022   11:15am-noon

Sat. Oct. 1, 2022   3:15-5:30pm


For More Information
 ecpubliclibrary.info
 715.839.5004
L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire, WI 54701