Cudahy Family Library
Hometown Holiday Celebration
Join us for an afternoon of fun family activities!
Saturday, November 28, 2015
1:30pm - Magician Ardan James arrives - Prepare to be astounded during this amazing show! Exciting feats and illusions, plus plenty of laughs, will keep the whole family entertained. Doors open at 1:15, and numbered tickets will be distributed for those staying for Santa.
2:30pm - Santa arrives! - Sing and visit with Santa, Rudolph and the elves! Santa will be coming right at the end of the magic show and tickets will be distributed for those wishing to visit with him individually. Don't forget your camera!
4:00pm - Carols and Holiday Tree Lighting - Join your friends and neighbors for the lighting of our beautiful tree. Sing carols, then share cocoa, cookies, and laughs with our community.
With special thanks to the Friends of Cudahy Library, Cudahy Lions Club, Cudahy High School Choir, and Mayor John Hohenfeldt.
Marcus Movie Tickets Are Back!
Purchase discounted movie tickets (valid at Marcus theaters) and benefit the Friends of Cudahy Library!
Diamond tickets cost $8.00 and can be used any time.
Silver tickets cost $6.50 but cannot be used for movies beginning after 5:30pm on Saturdays or at Extra Special Attraction features.
Receive a free snack cash coupon worth $3.00 for every two tickets purchased.
Cudahy's 3M Cloud eBooks
Try out this new, easy way to read FREE eBooks from the Cudahy Family Library! Come in to check out books from the kiosk at the library OR install an app on your computer or device and check them out from home. Visit ebook.3m.com to download the free app, or search for "3M Cloud Library" in the Google Play or iTunes stores. Our eBooks can be checked out and read with smartphones, tablets, computers, and most eBook readers.
Sheridan Park 100th Anniversary Booklet for Sale
In celebration of Sheridan's Park 100th anniversary in 2014, Library staff have published a 44-page, illustrated history of the park. The booklet is available for purchase at the Circulation Desk for $10.00. Learn about the history of the park, take a look at some historic photos, and read through some wonderful personal recollections!
Free Digital Magazines Now Available!
The Cudahy Family Library has subscribed to a great new service called Zinio that allows you to download the digital copies of many popular magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device. Over 100 popular magazines such as Newsweek, US Weekly, and National Geographic are available at no charge. Download as many as you want; keep them as long as you want!
To get started with Zinio, visit the link here, or connect from the front page of CountyCat library catalog. We hope you enjoy Zinio!
iPads Now Available to Borrow
The Cudahy Family Library has purchased iPad 2s for our patrons to check out and use anywhere in the Library. Library card holders age 18 and up may borrow an iPad for up to 2 hours per day. The iPads are pre-loaded with many fun and useful apps as well as a variety of classic eBooks. See the adult reference librarian to check one out today!
NEW! A limited number of iPads are now available for 7-day loans - take one home and get comfortable with this great technology!
The iPads were made possible thanks to generous funding from Ladish Co. Foundation and the Friends of Cudahy Library.
Library Wish Lists Online at Amazon.com
Generations of Pride - On Sale Now!
Its 506 pages are profusely illustrated and only $25.00.
The Cudahy Family Library serves as a resource that fosters our community's connection to the heritage of the past, the opportunities of the present, and the possibilities of the future.
The Cudahy Family Library promotes lifelong learning by striving to meet the informational and recreational needs of our patrons, providing access to services, materials and information in a variety of formats.