Night Hike & Stargazing at the Dunes @ Woodland Dunes Nature Center & Preserve

Fri, Oct 9 ▪ 7:00-8:15 PM ▪ 5-8th Grades ▪ 8:45-10:00 PM ▪ 9-12th Grades ▪ $2

Enjoy a short, guided night hike in the preserve and view constellations, the moon and other celestial objects in the night sky through telescopes (sky conditions permitting).

Register by October 9 @ 4:00 PM: email or call (920)793-4007 with your name, age and phone number. Masks required. Dress for the weather and wear tennis shoes. Program postponed if the weather is poor.


Ghost in the Graveyard Outdoor Escape Room @ Lester Public Library

Fri, Oct 23 ▪ 6:30-10:30 PM ▪ Ages 12+ ▪ FREE

Form a team of 5 to 10 and employ your skills of reasoning and deduction. Tackle progressive riddles and puzzles to arrive at the ghostly solution.

Masks required. Call the Help Desk at (920)793-7114 to be assigned a 30-minute time slot.


Zombie Capture the Flag @ Two Rivers Parks & Recreation/Walsh Field

Fri, Oct 30 ▪ 6:00-8:00 PM ▪ 5-12th Grades ▪ $3

Meet on the field to fuel up with zombie treats and drinks, then fight for your life!

Ice cream provided. Snacks and drinks available for purchase. Canceled if weather is poor.
Online preregistration preferred at but drop-ins welcome.

Begins September 15!

Register for the FALL in Love challenge on Beanstack to earn a lovely bookmark (which we’ll deliver curbside). START READING! Each book read and logged earns you one entry in a raffle for $25 in Chamber Bucks. Read up to 10 books! The more you read, the better your chances! For assistance getting started on Beanstack, or if you have ANY questions, call us at (920)793-7114 or email

A new pack every other week September 21-December 14.

Take a break from the virtual world! These screen-free activities give you and your school-age kids the opportunity to reconnect, refresh and refocus. Our October 5 Screen Break pack features spiders and includes shared activities with Woodland Dunes and Manitowoc Public Library! Packs include all the supplies you’ll need to maximize the fun. Pick them up curbside. (Geared for school-aged children)

  • September 21: Paper Roller Coasters
  • October 5: Spiders

Begins September 28.

What can YOU spot on our windows? We’ll have a checklist of specific things to find among the fall artwork posted on our windows! A fun searching game for autumn afternoons!

Prizes are still available!

We are extending the deadline to use your Book Bucks to buy prizes until a month after the library building reopens. Give us a call and let us know what you would like—we’ll put your prizes aside for curbside pickup!

Our prize cart is also filled with great books for all ages. It’ll be here ready and waiting when the library building reopens, so save those summer reading challenge Book Bucks if BOOKS are your desired prizes.

Click here for a full menu of prizes!