Sturm Memorial Library • 130 North Bridge Street, Manawa, WI 54949 • (920) 596-2252 | Contact Us

  • Anime Picture
    1st Monday of the Month

    Who: Grades 7-12
    Where: Sturm Memorial Library
    When: First Monday of the Month (second when the first falls on a holiday)

    View * Snack * Discuss

    All video is PG, TV14, and PG13
    Recommended for Teens

  • Picture of Lego Creations
    4th Tuesday of the Month (except in Dec.) @ 3:15

    Join us for creativity and imagination in action! Work individually or in teams to create this month's challenge. We will have a new theme every month that will be revealed at the program. Please do not bring your own legos.

    This program is for ages 7-12. Call the library for details at (920)596-2252.

  • 1st Wednesdays of the Month ~ February through July

    Rural Access to Justice is a Wisconsin non-stock corporation dedicated to providing affordable legal services for individuals living in and around Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara, and Portage Counties. This organization provides quality legal representation for select civil and criminal matters. Read more to sign up for a legal consultation.

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  • Preschool Story Time at the Library for ages 0-5. Every other Wednesday at 10:30. Call 920-596-2252 for details.
    Every other Wednesday @ 10:30

    Cultivate a love of reading in your child early on! Join us for 30 minutes of stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, crafts, and fun. Stay and play after the program – this is a great opportunity to meet other families in the area and enjoy the library!

    Best suited for ages 5 and under. Come to one session or come to all. No registration required.

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  • Picture of Sage the Therapy Dog
    Friday, February 28, 2020 - 3:15pm to 4:30pm

    Sage the Tail Waggin’ Tutor loves listening to children read. Do you think you could pick out a story she'd like? Call the Library for details at 920-596-2252.

    This program is best suited for children ages 5+.

  • Flyer for PIWI Spring Session
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 10:00am

    PIWI is designed for parents and kids to interact together during fun floor activities. Parents will get information about their child's interests, development, and temperament.
    For more information contact Jen Lubinski at (715)258-6404 or
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  • Everyone aged 16 and up is invited to play Biblio Bingo  - the reading program for adults. The fun lasts until March 21st and you can sign up any time. Anyone who reads 4 books from categories on our Bingo Card and gets a bingo can get a small prize and a drawing slip to win a basket. This popular program has been around for many years because readers love it so

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  • Anticipated books for 2020
    Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

    Everyone is welcome to Books Show & Tell on Wednesday March 4th at 3:30pm here at the Library. This books discussion is an open forum for everyone to share with others what they've been reading, what they plan to read, new books coming out they're excited about and a little show & tell if you bring some of your favorites along. Sometimes when you read a book

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  • Picture of Frozen 2 DVD cover
    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

    Join us for our next "Movie Time @ the Library" on Tuesday, March 3 @ 3:00 pm. We will be showing a popular recent movie and serving snacks. Floor seating only, so bring your favorite cushion or blanket and get comfortable.
    This event is for kids ages 7+ Call the library for details @ 920-596-2252.

  • Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Kids ages 7 and up can come to the Library to make some slime on Thursday March 5th at 2pm - have some fun on your spring break! The program will last approximately 1.5 hours.