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Duke Otherwise at the Annex Building, July 9

On Thursday, July 9 at 11am, singer/songwriter Duke Otherwise (aka midwestern acoustic-music scene vet Noah Riemer) will be performing at the Annex Building. This special event is FREE and open to the public. Duke Otherwise is an energetic kids performer with a unique style, mixing vaudeville, jazz, and indie rock. He sings, he dances, he gives the audience a chance to participate in a show that is perfect for families. Find out more about Duke Otherwise at where you can listen to songs and watch the video for his hit single “Brussels Sprout Shout.”

Contact the library for more information 626-4312.

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Seeking Youth Services librarian

Every Hero_B_Isolated copyWe are excited to have the opportunity to hire a Youth Services Librarian this fall. This new position has lots of flexibility and is perfect for someone with a lot of energy and great ideas. Read on for more info:

Youth services / Assistant director

The Kewaskum Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and organized candidate for the position of Youth services/Assistant director. This person must work well in a team environment, but feel comfortable and motivated to work on individual projects as well. Main duties include storytimes and other programming, reader’s advisory, and community outreach. Interest in children’s literature and experience with programming is required. The position requires a minimum of one evening per week and a minimum of one weekend per month. A positive and welcoming attitude is a must!

This position will be available in late-August, 2015, and is 30 hours per week. Starting salary is $13.01per hour with benefits including health, flex spending account, holiday pay, and enrollment in the Wisconsin retirement plan. Posting is open until August 1. Download the job requirements here, then send your resume to This job requires previous library experience.

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Circus Boy: June 25 at 11am in the Annex

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Join us for an awesome FREE show on Thursday, June 25 at 11am when Bobby Hunt, a.k.a. Circus Boy, stops in to the Annex to share his incredible skills. Mr. Hunt is a Ringling Bros. Circus-trained performer who has entertained on stages all over the country. His comedy and acrobatic routine has something for the whole family. This event is part of our Summer Reading Program family series. Please call the Kewaskum Public Library for more information at 626-4312.

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