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Friends’ General Membership Meeting

Saturday, April 18th -1:00 p.m.

Please come and bring

family and friends!

A short business meeting will be held to receive reports, elect officers for 2015-16, and conduct other business as needed. It will be followed by refreshments and the program.

Program: Sky Schultz, Ph.D. (Professor W.W.OOPS!)

“Common Miracles and Common Mysteries”


Signs of Spring!

Green Cleaning Workshop

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Led by Waukesha County Recycling Expert Meribeth Sullivan, learn what common household ingredients can be used to keep your home healthy, clean, and safe. Find out what really works and which products on the market pass as "green." Attendees will "make a creamy soft scrub to try at home!

The Green Cleaning Workshop will take place in the 2nd floor business room.REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. To register please call the reference desk. (262) 785-4980.


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Used Book Sale:

April 24-26, 2015

Friday, April 24th: 5 p.m.—7 p.m. Friends Members’ Preview Night (Non-members welcome with $10 donation or membership purchase)

Saturday, April 25th: 9 a.m.—5 p.m.

Sunday, April 26th: 1 p.m.—4 p.m.

Sponsored by Friends of New Berlin Public Library, Inc


Author Appearance: 

Dr. Raymond Wu

Saturday, May 2nd | 1:30 pm 

We welcome Dr. Wu to discuss his new book The One Minute Workout: Build Fat-Burning Lean Muscle, Massive Strength, and Better Health in Just 60 Seconds a Day! Come learn how to move, feel and look better, improve your back and joint pain and debunk the diet and fitness myths!




Joe Niese 

"From a Wisconsin Farm to the Big Leagues: Burleigh Grimes & Andy Pafko"

Saturday, May 9th | 3:00 pm 

Joe Niese will be speaking about the incredible careers of Andy Pafko and Burleigh Grimes. Joe Niese is a librarian and member of the Society for American Baseball. His articles on baseball have appeared in several publications, including: The National PastimeResearch and Nine: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture. He has written two books: “Burleigh Grimes: Baseball’s Last Legal Spitballer” and “Handy Andy: The Andy Pafko Story.”


Friday Movie Matinees

Fridays | 1:00-3:00 pm 




Great Discussions: The Effects of Social Media

Adult Librarian, Jerry Dombraski is moderating a book discussion series on the cultural impacts of social media. Professors from Marquette, Alverno, UW-Milwaukee and UW-Parkside will each lead a discussion to offer literary and historical insight and even a medical perspective on this current mode of communication. All discussions take place at 7 p.m. in the Community Room.

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Come visit our display upstairs by the fireplace. In keeping with the changing season, this month's focus is Finding Your Inner Artist! All books in the display are available for checkout.

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