More Than Books
Audiobooks, ebooks, and more
We're about more than books!
- Downloadable audiobooks, ebooks, and a limited selection of music and video from Overdrive. Now Kindle-compatible!
- Magazines and newspapers
- Music and audio CDs
If you are having problems with Overdrive, first, check out their help pages.
If you are thinking about buying an ebook reader, make sure you get a compatible device if you want to download content from Overdrive. Or talk to someone in the Reference Department about the ebook landscape--they can give you information you need to make the right decision!
Wednesdays @ 6:30 p.m.
Main Library Auditorium
An entertaining, informative, and provocative theme-based film series that includes value-added content such as information about the film's principals (actors, director, etc.), other recommended films, related library resources, basic film study analysis, and discussion at each screening.
No Movies in December
Oscar Best Picture Winners Series:
Jan. 15: Rebecca (1940) NR
Jan. 22: The Apartment (1960) NR
Jan. 29: Rocky (1976) PG
Feb. 5: The Hurt Locker (2008) R
Monday Mornings @ Main:
Lifelong learning for ages 50 and older
Monday Mornings at Main, a series of La Crosse Public Library programs targeted at adults 50 years and better, will be offered every Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. in February going through until May 12 . Refreshments will be served. All programs are free and paid for by a grant from the Gertrude Salzer Gordon Trust.
Feb. 3—Musical Flea Market with Ray Kamaly
10—We’ve Hung the Lantern: A Visual History of UW- La Crosse presented by Dr. Les Crocker
17—Musical Valentine presentation with Karl Friedline
24—Henry David Thoreau presented by Richard Frost
Mar. 3—Regulation of Food Establishments and Common Health Violations found in La Crosse presented by James Steinhoff (tentative)
10—Albert Speer, Nazi and Architect presented by Dr. Greg Wegner
17—Viking Presence in Ireland presented by Ron and Frieda Nowland
24—The American Queen Steamboat: A Visual Impression presented by Dr. Bob Wingate
Apr. 7—Mysteries of the Driftless Area (tentative) or a music program
21—Dragons and Damsels (dragonflies)—presented by Dan Jackson
28—The Circus! (Sarasota museum) presented by Wilmer Pearson
May 5—Baby Animals from the Coulee Rehabilitation Center presented by Sue and Marv Broten
12—Mushrooms and Other Fungi presented by Dr. Tom Volk
Music on a Sunday Afternoon, the La Crosse Public Library’s free live music series begins March 2 at 1:30 p.m. in the Main Library auditorium. The series continues each Sunday through April and is paid for by a grant from the Gertrude Salzer Gordon Trust.
Schedule will be announced in January 2014
Jimmy Gillman's Library Movie Pick of the Week
Local professional film critic Jimmy Gillman writes about movies available through the La Crosse Public Library. Each week, Jimmy will select a different film to review. To read this week's selection, click on the link below.