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6961 W School St.
PO Box 760
Three Lakes, WI 54562

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Monday: 9 AM – 7 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM – 7 PM
Thursday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

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Women in STEM–Wildlife & Conservation Biologist

Tuesday, October 26 at 5:30 PM at the Demmer Library. Wildlife & Conservation Biologist Heather Stricker will talk to us about what it's like to be a female in field and how it relates to STEM.  Please bring a jar with a lid or an empty candle with a lid.  The...

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Face Masks Required

Starting Monday, August 23, face masks will be required for all over the age of two entering the building. For current library services and updates, visit https://demmerlibrary.org/current-services/ and https://www.facebook.com/demmerlibrary.org Thank you, The Board...

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Books-the-Other-Channel Book Club

The “Books-the-Other-Channel” book discussion group meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the library’s lower level meeting room. Books are selected by members of the group and include both fiction and non-fiction titles.

New members are always welcome!

If you have any questions or want to join, please e-mail demmer@demmerlibrary.org or call the library at 715-546-3391 for more information.

Reading List for Oct 2021 - Sept 2022

9/28/21 (Inspiration) One in a Million Boy by Monica Wood

10/26/2021 Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd

11/23/2021 American Dirt by Jeanne Cummins

12/21/2021 When We Believed in Mermaids by Barbara O’Neal

1/25/2022 This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger

2/22/2022 The Bad Muslim Discount by Syed Masood

3/22/2022 West With Giraffes by Lynn Rutledge

4/26/2021 Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer

5/24/2022 The Girl With Seven Names: A North Korean Defector’s Story by Hyeonseo Lee

6/28/2022 A Bus Will Take You There by Johnny Bock

7/26/2022 Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

8/23/2022 Verity by Colleen Hoover

9/27/2022 Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier

Past Titles: 2014-September 2021

Reading List for October 2020 – September 2021

10/27/20 (Memoir) The Radium Girls by Katie Moore

11/24/20 (Fiction) The Overstory by Richard Powers

12/15/20 (Classic) The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

1/26/21 (Youth) Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

2/23/21 (Romance) Summer of 69 by Elin Hilderbrand

3/23/21 (Mystery) The President is Missing by Bill Clinton & James Patterson

5/27/21 (Regional) Run at Destruction by Lynda Drews

5/25/21 (Non-Fiction) So You Want to Talk About Race By Ijeoma Oluo

6/22/21 (Just Because) Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner

7/27/21 (Historical Fiction) The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by KM Richardson

8/24/21 (Humor) Lets Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson

9/28/21 (Inspiration) One in a Million Boy by Monica Wood

Reading List for October 2019 – September 2020

10/22/19 (Youth)  Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters

11/26/19 (Romance) The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan

12/17/19 (Mystery) Never Have I Ever by Joshilyn Jackson

01/28/20 (Regional) Virgil Wander by Leif Enger

02/25/20 (Classic) Beloved by Toni Morrison

03/24/20 (Non Fiction) The Spy and the Traitor  by Ben Macintyre

04/28/20 (Historical Fiction) Island of the Sea Woman  by Lisa See

05/26/20 (Just Because) Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

06/23/20 (Humor) Bossy Pants by Tina Fey

07/28/20 (Inspiration) Paddle for a Purpose  by Barb Geiger

08/25/20 (Fiction) We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves  by Karen Joy Fowler

09/22/20 (Memoir/Biography) The Grateful American  by Gary Sinese

Reading List for October 2018 – September 2019

On the dates listed, meetings begins at 6:30 PM and are being held at Fika Bakery, Superior Street until further notice.

10/23/18 (Classic)  Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

11/20/18 (Inspiration) Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

12/18/18 (Adventure) Call of the Wild by Jack London

01/22/19 (Historical Fiction) The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

02/26/19 (Fiction) Lincoln in the Barbo by George Saunders

03/26/19 (Biography) The Long Haul by Finn Murphy

04/23/19 (Non Fiction) Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

05/28/19 (Romance) Nicholas and Alexandra by Robert Massie

06/25/19 (Regional) Our Living Ancestors by John Bates

07/23/19 (Humor) Insomniac Dreams by Mark Gaedtke

08/27/19 (Young Adult) Strong for Potatoes by Cynthia Thayer

09/24/19 (Mystery/Thriller)The Woman in the Window  by A.J. Finn

Reading List for October 2017 – September 2018
On the dates listed, meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Demmer Library:

10/24/17 (Adventure) Thousand-Miler Adventures on the Ice Age Trail by Melanie R. McManus

11/28/17 (Historical Fiction) Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

12/19/17 (Regional) Thunder Lake Narrow Gage: The Story of Vada Williams by Harvey Huston & Gary Williams

1/23/18 (Humor) The Inimitable Jeeves by PG Wodehouse

2/27/18 (Fiction) Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

3/27/18 (Inspirational) On Living by Kerry Egan

4/24/18 (Classic) My Antonia by Willa Cather

5/22/18 (Romance) Miss You by Kate Eberlen

6/26/18 (Thriller/Mystery) Watch Me Disappear by Janelle Brown

7/24/18 (Non-Fiction) Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

8/28/18 (Memoir/Biography) Hillbilly Elegy by J D Vance

9/25/18 (Youth) Brighty of the Grand Canyon by Marguerite Henry

Reading List for October 2016 – September 2017
On the dates listed, meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Demmer Library:

10/25/16 (Classic) Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

11/15/16 (Regional) Return to Wake Robin by Marnie Mamminga

12/13/16 (Memoir/Biography) Rosemary:  The Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Clifford Larson

1/24/17 (Non-Fiction) The Bridge at Andau: The Compelling True Story of a Brave, Embattled People by James Mitchner

2/28/17 (Adventure) Fearless: The Undaunted Courage and Ultimate Sacrifice of Navy SEAL Team Six Operator Adam Brown by Eric Blehm

3/28/17 (Historical Fiction) The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

4/25/17 (Thriller/Mystery) Oxygen by Carol Cassella

5/23/17 (Youth) Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes

6/27/17 (Fiction) The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer

7/25/17 (Inspirational) The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

8/22/17 (Humor) The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson

9/26/17 (Romance) Eleanore & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Reading List for Oct. 2014 –  Sept. 2015

On the dates listed, meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Demmer Library:

Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger – 10/28/14

If I Stay by Gayle Forman – 11/18/14

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline – 12/16/14

The Bohemian Flats by Mary Relindes Ellis – 1/27/15

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov – 2/24/15

Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver – 3/24/15

Blood Brothers:  The Dramatic Story of a Palestinian Christian Working for Peace in Israel by Elias Chacour, David Hazard & James Baker – 4/28/15

Thunderstruck by Erik Larson – 5/26/15

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough – 6/23/15

The Divide by Matt Taibbi – 7/28/15

Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler – 8/25/15

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin – 9/22/15

Reading List for Oct. 2013 – September 2014

On the dates listed, meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the Demmer Library:

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker – 10/22/13

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka – 11/19/13

Traveling Mercies:  Some Thoughts on Faith by Anne Lamott – 12/17/13

Tales of a Female Nomad:  Living at Large in the World by Rita Golden Gelman – 01/28/14

An Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff – 02/25/14

Gone Girl:  a novel by Gillian Flynn – 03/25/14

The Fault in our Stars by John Green – 04/22/14

The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman – 05/27/14

Mrs.  Lincoln’s Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini – 06/24/14

Harold’s Boys by Mark Gaedke – 07/22/14

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson – 08/26/14

Jewelweed:  a novel by David Rhodes – 09/23/14

New Adult Books

Demmer Memorial Library

Edward U. Demmer Memorial Library
6961 W School Street
PO Box 760
Three Lakes, WI 54562

Phone: 715-546-3391
Fax: 715-546-3914

Monday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm