Pokémon Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

PokémonGo with an Oregon Twist!

Saturday, October 8
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Scavenger Hunt starts at the Oregon Library.

Pokémon Go is a huge craze sweeping the world! Before all these devices, people used to have no tech scavenger hunts. We are going to combine the two in the community event Pokemon Oregon WI.   Whether you are techie or a Luddite, put on your walking shoes for a Poke-adventure!

The Scavenger Hunt starts at the Library and takes people to seven other locations/"Pokestops" in downtown Oregon.

Energize Your Life

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Oregon Public Library, 256 Brook St, Oregon, WI

Don't have time to eat right?

Explore ways to infuse whole foods into your hectic schedule. This interactive workshop provides you with tools on how to incorporate high energy foods into your everyday life. Want to know the secret to performing at high energy after lunch? Leave feeling  energized, supercharged and equipped to harmonize and healthify your life.

Container Gardening

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Oregon Public Library, 256 Brook St, Oregon, WI

Got dirt?  Get started with your container gardening.  Gary Kuzynski will teach how to select and prepare your pots, watering do’s and don’ts and how to make your own soil mix.

Polka Lesson with Deb & Mike Moe

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 6:30pm
Oregon Area Senior Center 219 Park St

Learn or review an easy triple step basic along with other fun moves! Mike & Deb have been dancing for 23 years.

Polka lessons are targeted towards adults but are also family friendly. All ages welcome.

This event is part of the Dane County Polkas! series. In an effort to help Dane County patrons of all ages learn more about polka’s rich history in the Midwest, the public libraries in Fitchburg, Oregon, and Verona are offering a special series of programs, Dane County Polkas!, from late March through April this year.

Pint-Size Polkas

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Prairie View Elementary Little Theater, 300 Soden Dr

Get-up-and-move to Uncle Mike's polka snappy beat.

Participation opportunities abound! The audience is invited to learn the steps to songs like the "Chicken Dance" and "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes"; volunteer to wear various hats and guess the corresponding occupations; play name that tune for polka versions of three children's classics; and sing along to all of Uncle Mike's catchy polka songs.

FREE. Registration is not required.

Getting into College

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 6:30pm

College admissions can be seem like a mystery but most colleges are looking for the same things in applicants.

Come learn what colleges want to see and how you can increase your chances for admission with Tom Kleese, author of Building the University of You: 10 Critical Questions to Find the Best College Fit.

Board Games!

Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

International Games Day: board game-style!

Saturday, November 21
1:00 - 3:00 pm

Try a variety of board games. Bring your own favorite to share.

The featured game will be Rise of Augustus, which combines geography and culture from ancient Rome with a simple bingo-like way to score points. 

Registration is not required. FREE. For ages 8 to adult.

Summer Library Program Kick-Off!

Monday, June 5, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, June 10, 2017 (All day)

Stop in Today to Register!

You can register anytime we are open! Don't miss the chance to earn prizes for doing something awesome like reading!

The program runs June 5 to August 12.

Oregon Library has a reading program for all ages, from birth to the oldest adult!


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