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  • Vote for your favorite Quilt! Ballots at the front desk!

    Vote for your favorite Quilt! Ballots at the front desk!

  • Kraut & Kimchi | Wednesday, March 28 | 6:30 - 8:00 pm

    Kraut & Kimchi | Wednesday, March 28 | 6:30 - 8:00 pm

    Discover the health benefits of the ancient process of fermentation!

  • Come explore the world of Frog and Toad on Thursday, April 5 at 1:00pm. To register, contact the Youth Services Department at 262-754-1814

    Come explore the world of Frog and Toad on Thursday, April 5 at 1:00pm. To register, contact the Youth Services Department at 262-754-1814

    Children in 4K-3rd grade and a caregiver are welcome at this family literacy event!


Saturday, April 7th

1:00 p.m.

A short business meeting will be followed by a historical prorgram about Israel Prime Minister, Golda Meir presented by Jessica Michna

Everyone is welcome! 


New Berlin Quilt Series

Voting has begun!

Get your ballots at the Front desk!


For the Fabric Swap planned for Tuesday, March 13th, please bring 4 5" batik strips. Registration is still open! Call today at 262-754-1815.


Quilting Programs are planned every Tuesday and Wednesday with prizes sponsored by Elm Grove's Patched Works and Oconomowoc's Ben Franklin Crafts.


Click HERE for the event flyer!



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Friday Movie Matinees!

1 pm - 3 pm
Community Room

Click on the popcorn for the Friday movie matinee schedule.

Movie Flyer - Movie Matinee



Volunteer @ the Library!

Interested in volunteering at the library? Visit these links for more information on how to get involved!

NBPL Volunteer Application

Wisconsin and Federal Tax Form Update:

The Wisconsin and Federal IRS forms we will be receiving this year have arrived. If you need tax forms that we do not have available, you may use the Library's public computers for printing or ask the Adult Reference staff at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk for assistance. Thank you! 


 Trinity Irish Dancers!

Saturday, March 17 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Community Room

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Library with Irish music and cultural dance with the Trinity Irish Dancers! After their lively 30 minute performance, the dancers will help us learn the jig! No RSVP is necessary!  Tá súil againn go bhfeicfidh tú! (We hope to see you!)

Keepin’ It Reel

Thursday, March 20 | 1:00 pm
Conference Room

This popular documentary and discussion series has returned to the New Berlin Public Library! Join us at 1:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month to view and discuss documentaries about culture, history, and politics. On March 20 we’ll showJiro Dreams of Sushi, a 2011 film about 85 year-old sushi master Jiro Ono, his pursuit of culinary perfection, and his complicated relationship with his son. Call (262) 754-1815 to register.


Create-a-Block Demo with Kelly & Janet

Tuesday, March 20th| 6:30-7:30

Heritage Room

The Quilting Angels’ Quilters, Kelly & Janet will demonstrate a block design! Variations on the disappearing nine patch. To register, call 262-754-1815!


Autism Resource Fair

Saturday, March 24 | 9:15 am - 2:00 pm

Community Room

Join us for this free event to find out more about parenting a child with autism. Three 60-minute moderated panels will present information and resources relevant to parents. Various vendors and resources will be available throught the event. 

For more information, please email Linda at Southwest Pediatrics at 

Sponsored by Southwest Pediatrics, a Children's Hospital of Wisconsin primary care office; the New Berlin Public Library; and Good Friend Inc., a non-profit organization using social emotional tools to establish a culture of acceptance in schools and beyond. 


Computers & Coffee Series

Topic: Internet Basics

Monday, March 26th | 9:30 - 11:00am

New to computers? Want to refresh your computer skills while enjoying a cup of coffee?

Computer's & Coffee session focuses on computer basics. Click here for additional sessions planned to help build your computer knowledge in 2018!



Kraut & Kimchi

Wednesday, March 28 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Community Room

Discover the health benefits of the ancient process of fermentation, followed by a sampling of Zymbiotics’ award-winning fermented products! Presented by Zymbiotics.




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