Adult Programming

Gale Courses Offers Over 350 Online Classes

What’s on your list to learn? Maybe you’d like to build up your business know-how, master a second language, or conquer code? Whatever it is, you’re bound to find something that piques your interest with Gale Courses. These classes are held entirely online, led by expert instructors and, best of all, free with your library card.


Select from hundreds of personal and professional development courses covering a variety of topics:

  • Business, including human resources, management, and marketing
  • Computer and technology (beginner to advanced)
  • Life skills, from personal finance to parenting
  • Health and wellness
  • Continuing education credits


While the sessions are six weeks long, the lessons are released twice a week—so you can keep up or catch up as the case may be. A new round of courses starts every month.

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You must enter 54466 and then your 3 or 4 digit library card number.

Gale Presents: Udemy

Did you know, on average, people change jobs 12 times in their lifetime?1 This makes it essential for you to continuously build new skills, ensuring that you’re ready when a new opportunity comes your way. Helping you stay ahead of the curve is just one of the many reasons our library offers access to Gale Presents: Udemy.

Gale Presents: Udemy is an online learning platform for adults who want to grow professionally or further develop a personal interest. Choose from more than 4,000 continuously updated, on-demand video courses in business, technology, design, and personal enrichment—and become who you’ve always wanted to be.

Why wait? Take your skills to the next level!

Access Gale Presents: Udemy Here:

You must enter 54466 and then your 3 or 4 digit library card number.


Gale Presents: Peterson’s Career Prep accommodates job seekers at all levels, whether they are entering the workforce for the first time or searching for new opportunities. Career assessments prompt personalized career recommendations and guidance on programs, knowledge, skills, and ability. Search for open jobs opportunities and create visually interesting résumés, cover letters, and websites that can be externally shared with prospective employers, using prebuilt templates.

Access Gale Presents: Peterson's Career Prep Here:

You must enter 54466 and then your 3 or 4 digit library card number.



Coloring Club 

We are excited to offer our coloring club on Friday mornings at 10am. Bring your own coloring supplies or use ours. Coffee will be served along with great conversation!

Card Class

The third Tuesday of each month at 1pm we hold a stamping class hosted by our awesome volunteer Mary. She comes up with 4 or 5 cards that you assemble and take home. Space is limited and you MUST register at the library. Call 715-884-6500.


Meets the first and third Thursday of each month. Bring your own project to work on. We are a community-minded group that is always finding a way to bless others with our talents.

Adult Book Club

We are meeting monthly to discuss the selection. Please contact the library for details. We welcome new members to join us. 715-884-6500

The Friendship Book Club

This is a great alternative to our monthly book club. Find a partner and choose two copies from our special Friendship Book Club Display. We have cute bookmarks and discussion questions available. You decide when and where you want to discuss the book. Great option with lots of flexibility. The title choices include: Cilka's Journey, The Book of Lost Names, The Four Winds, Malibu Rising, Where the Crawdads Sing, and so many more!