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  • The NBPL Community Garden is expanding!

    The NBPL Community Garden is expanding!

  • Mordecai Lee of UW-Milwaukee talks about Wisconsin voting patterns at a program sponsored by the Wisconsin Humanities Council.

  • Come see the art display of cartoonist, Alex Nall, in May and June on the 2nd floor.

Summer Concert Series!

Join us on the Library Green for a series of concerts this summer! All concerts are from 6:30-8:30 pm.

Wednesday, July 13th
Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound

Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound

Wednesday, July 27th
Streetlife with Warren Siegratz

Streetlife with Warren Wiegratz

Wednesday, August 10th
The Concord Chamber Orchestra
Concord Chamber Orchestra


Friday Movie Matinees

1 pm - 3 pm
Community Room

Click on the piece of popcorn for the June movie matinee schedule.

Movie Flyer - Movie Matinee 

Library Blog

Our library hosts a blog. Click here to check it out! 




You or someone you know looking for a job? Try the database, JobNow. JobNow provides free career preparation assistance to help you land the job of your dreams. The service offers live interview coaching, resume assistance, career guidance, and an Adult Learning Center.


US FlagUS FlagThe Library will be closed Saturday, May 28th; Sunday, May 29th; 
and Monday, May 30th for Memorial Day.


Monday Morning Movies!

10:30 am - 12:30 pm Conference Room

Start your week off right with a free Monday morning movie! No RSVP is required. In June, it's the "Food for Thought" film series.  

June 6th:  Caffeinated
June 13th: Noma
June 20th: Jiro Dreams of Sushi
June 27th: King Corn

Following the showing at these food-related films,
Smokey O’s Food Truck will be on-site.

Mondays in June: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

For every lunch purchased, you can earn a raffle ticket for our Adult Summer Reading Program. Smokey O’s is owned and operated by Chef Jeff Oberholtzer, a New Berlin native, who loves inventive flavors and unique recipes.

Click here for the flyer.

Digital Photography

Capture New Berlin!

Digital Photography for Beginners

photography imageThese photography classes are instructed by local photographer Kevin Hanley and will be held  from 10 -11:00 am followed by a 30 minute question and answer period.  Students are highly encouraged to bring their DSLR or other camera to class. These classes are best suited for photographers using an interchangeable lens / DSLR cameras, but everyone is welcome to attend, no matter the skill level, every photographer should gain something from these classes.

To register, please contact the Library at 262-785-4980 or email us at

Photography Flyer

Cartoonist's Art Display
featured in May and June 

Comic-book-page-artist-displayCome see the work of artist Alex Nall in May and June on the second floor and in the first floor display case!

Nall is a cartoonist and teaching artist living in Chicago. Born in Galesburg, Illinois, and raised in a small village for most of his life, he moved to Chicago after graduating from Monmouth College in 2012. He has worked for a variety of after-school programs and educational resources throughout the city. His comics have appeared online and in print form in The Chicago ReaderNewcity, and Kilgore QuarterlyTeaching Comics, his comic book documenting his time as a teaching artist, was published in May 2016. You can view more of his work at

He will be at the New Berlin Public Library on June 18th, for a teen comic book workshop. Click here for details!


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Try One Click Digital TODAY!  

One Click Digital an offering for you to download some of the most popular titles in audio book format!

Click here for information about One Click Digital. Please note you need to register for a free account using your Library Card # before you can access the One Click audio books.


Meeting Room Information

Meeting Room Policy (PDF)

Meeting Room Use Procedures for Application & Application Form (PDF)

Visit Our Library Blog!

Our library hosts a blog that delivers the latest library news as well as book reviews and book lists on a variety of topics. You can subscribe or view the blog by clicking here!



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Gale Courses

A wide range of highly interactive, instructor-led courses that you can take entirely online through Gale Courses, also known as ed2go. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.


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