Marathon County Public Library is extending its observance of National Library Week (April 10-16) throughout the month of April by highlighting its employees through a series of staff profiles! Now through April 30, learn a little bit about the personnel at our nine MCPL locations, and feel free to give them a friendly "hello" next time you see them!
Name: Carol M.
Job title: Branch Assistant
MCPL Location: Hatley Branch
Time Worked at MCPL: 1 ½ years
What are some of your main job responsibilities?
I do story time at Hatley Branch, put together displays and other miscellaneous branch tasks.
What nicknames, if any, do you go by?
What book(s) are you currently reading?
I just finished Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival, and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of WWII by Mitchell Zuckoff.
What’s your favorite part of your job?
I enjoy the interaction I have with patrons of all ages.
What is your ideal vacation? Where would you go and what would you do there?
I’d go someplace warm. I would love to swim with dolphins!
What food item(s) can you absolutely not resist?
How do you think MCPL will continue to transform in the future?
MCPL will continue to provide well-rounded programs and opportunities for all ages. In providing these opportunities, we will also keep up with all of the digital advancements, making us a great resource for community members.
image credit: Image by Marathon County Public Library staff.