Welcome to the Muirland Literacy Council

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Muirland Literacy Council provides opportunities for people to:

  • keep current on current reading initiatives and best practices
  • collaborate and network with other reading professionals
  • address literacy issues and trends in our local communities
  • share a passion for reading  

Muirland is affiliated with the Wisconsin State Reading Association (WSRA). This council is composed of teachers, librarians, reading teachers, specialists, administrators, and others interested in lifelong literacy needs and issues at the local, state, and national levels. Muirland Literacy Council has three meetings per council year with outstanding presenters. Come and join the fun!  

Email the council at [email protected] 
HERE for MLC's summer newsletter

 Join Muirland Literacy Council
You can also join/renew/pay for MLC membership at the same time that you register for MLC events. 
See event registration information below. 

Muirland Literacy Council Leadership Team
Treasurer Linda Bruun
Awards and Honors Lori Cherf
President Amanda DeVries
Director of Communications Clair Fedderly
Community Outreach Anne Malig
Membership Janea Sailing
Legislative Bobbie Sessler
Newsletter Amy Treptow

MLC Community Service Project
Sewing Pillowcases Day

Title: Muirland Literacy Council's Community Service Project Day CANCELLED

Description: Muirland members and friends will be making pillowcases (aka Bedtime Book Bags) to fill with books, washcloths, toothbrushes and toothpaste. We will also assemble Birthday Book Bags which contain books, birthday candles, cake mix and frosting. Birthday Book Bags and Bedtime Book Bags will be donated to the Reach Out Lodi Community Center and the Sauk Prairie Area Food Pantry. All willing volunteers are invited and no sewing experience necessary. 


MLC Spring Meeting
April 21, 2020

Registration link:  www.wsra.org/april-mlc2020
  • RSVP for meal by April 13, 2020
  • Register for the meeting by April 20, 2020

Title:  Rediscovering the Joy of Teaching
presented by Dr. Mike Ford

Location:  Moose Jaw Pizza at 110 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy S, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965


  • 5:30- Dinner and Networking
  • 5:50- Council Meeting
  • 6:10- Speaker Begins

Meal: $16.00 Unlimited Pizza, Salad and Breadstick Buffet.  (We will be meeting in the basement meeting room and the venue will also have a bartender on duty to serve our group)

MLC membership and registration fees:

  • MLC new membership for 2020-2021 and this meeting is $15.00 
  • Current Member - Early bird Renewal for 2020-2021 and this meeting - $12.00
  • Already a member - $0.00
  • Member of another council - $0.00
  • Student Teacher or Pre-service Teacher - $0.00
  • Meeting Only - $10.00