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

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We are closed at this time due to the Safer at Home Order, but we'd like to remind you that the Library has many digital services available to you for free.
You'll find links to our ebooks, audiobooks, databases, and so much more! 
You can even apply for an account online.
Already have an account, but you don't remember your number or PIN?
Give us a call at (920)596-2252 if you have difficulty logging in.
We have the ability to assist you remotely during regular Library hours. You may need to let the phone ring several times so that it can transfer to us.
You can also leave us a message at at any time. We're here to help - stay safe everyone.

  • 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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  • Flyer for PIWI Spring Session
    Tuesday, April 7, 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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