Time to Learn: Badger Talk with Dr. Sissel Schroeder - “From Wood to Watercraft: Dugout Canoes of Wisconsin”

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Adults
Registration for this event will close on July 11, 2024 @ 6:00pm.

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Join us at the library for a special presentation by UW Anthropology professor Dr. Sissel Schroeder: "From Wood to Watercraft: Dugout Canoes of Wisconsin.” This event will take place on Thursday, July 11 at 6 PM in the Library Auditorium and is made possible by the UW Badger Talk program.

Dr. Schroeder will present on the Wisconsin Dugout Canoe Survey Project, which highlights the persistence of cultural traditions and technological ingenuity. 

Please register in advance! Scroll down to the bottom of this page to fill out the registration form.

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This event is part of the library's Summer Reading Program. The summer's theme is "Adventure Begins at Your Library," and we will be highlighting many different ways adventure can take shape with our adult programming lineup:

June: Adventure Around the World

Craft Time: Painting Emu Eggs, Monday, June 17, 5 PM
After-Hours Movie Night: The Lost City, Friday, June 21, 5:45 PM
Time to Game: Virtual Reality Headset Travel Game, Thursday, June 27, 5 PM

July: Adventure in Your Backyard

Time to Move: Guided Geology Hike at Devil’s Lake, Tuesday, July 2, 5:30-7:30 PM
Time to Learn: Badger Talk with Dr. Sissel Schroeder: “From Wood to Watercraft: Dugout Canoes of Wisconsin,” Thursday, July 11, 6 PM
Craft Time: Nature Journaling, Monday, July 15, 5 PM

August: Adventure in Imagined Worlds

Craft Time: Fairy Doors, Thursday, August 8, 5 PM
After-Hours Movie Night: The Princess Bride, Friday, August 16, 5:45 PM
Time to Game: Dungeons & Dragons One-Shot, Tuesday, August 20, 5:30-7:45 PM


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