Shari Axelsen, John Bosshard Memorial Library, Bangor, WI 2018 EP 26

John Bosshard Memorial Library is one of the five public library branches of La Crosse County Library and is located in Bangor, WI along Interstate Highway 90 between the cities of Sparta and La Crosse in the southwest part of the state. Built in 1991, the 2400 sq. ft. library serves a rural community of about 1,500 people.

Librarian Shari Axelsen has managed the John Bosshard Memorial Library for 27 years. Her grandmother was also Bangor’s librarian and Shari remembers helping “Grandma” at the Library after school. Shari enjoyed spending time there as a child and knew it was what she wanted to do as an adult.

CELEBRATE LIBRARIES LA CROSSE COUNTY LIBRARY 2017 EP: 23 Jon Voils

Sherri Sinniger speaks with Jon and Robin Voils of Celebrate Libraries® about her role as Branch Manager of Onalaska Public Library. The library is one of five branches in the La Crosse County Library system.

 

CELEBRATE LIBRARIES LA CROSSE COUNTY LIBRARY II EP: 22 Jon Voils

Karen Kroll, Youth Services Coordinator for La Crosse County Library, speaks with Jon and Robin Voils of Celebrate Libraries® about the new Grow ‘n’ Learn Together Early Literacy Center at Onalaska Public Library.

 

 

MIDDLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY II EP: 20 Jon Voils

MIDDLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY II EP: 20 Jon Voils

This is the second in a two-part interview with library director Jocelyne Sansing of Middleton, Wisconsin. Director Sansing talks about public libraries in the twenty-first century and about the strengths of the Middleton library.

MIDDLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY EP: 19 Jon Voils

MIDDLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY EP: 19 Jon Voils

This is the first in a two-part interview with Middleton Public Library Director Jocelyne Sansing. Ms. Sansing talks with Jon and Robin Voils of Celebrate Libraries® about her career, library programming, and community support for the Middleton library.

BROWN COUNTY LIBRARY’S EP: 18 Jon Voils

BROWN COUNTY LIBRARY’S EP: 18 Jon Voils

Jon Voils of Celebrate Libraries® speaks with Brown County Library Executive Director Brian Simons in the second portion of a two part interview. Simons talks about the role the library plays in the greater Green Bay, Wisconsin area. A New Ways to Dream Production.

BROWN COUNTY LIBRARY’S LOCAL HISTORY AND GENEALOGY EP: 17 Jon Voils

BROWN COUNTY LIBRARY’S LOCAL HISTORY AND GENEALOGY EP: 17

Jon Voils of Celebrate Libraries® interviews Mary Jane Herber of Brown County Library. Mary Jane has been BCL’s Local History and Genealogy Librarian for over 40 years. A New Ways to Dream production.