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  • Congrats on reading 1000 books Maddie!

    Congrats on reading 1000 books Maddie!

  • 4th Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest for Families, Teens and Adults! Pumpkin Pick-Up is October 1st!

    4th Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest for Families, Teens and Adults! Pumpkin Pick-Up is October 1st!


Fall Afghan Raffle

The NBPL's Monday Night Crochet Group has designed and crafted two beautiful afghans that will be raffled off! Raffle tickets are on sale starting September 1st and are $1 per ticket or 6 tickets for $5.

Win a beautiful handcrafted afghan to keep you warm, decorate your home or give as a gift! 


All raffle proceeds support the NBPL.

Library Friends’ Gift Shop Manager 

(Volunteer Position)


The New Berlin Library Friends' organization is looking to fill the open volunteer position of Gift Shop Manager. Please click here for the position description.

Fall FOL Book Sale!




Friday Preview, Sept. 21st from 5:00-7:00 pm (FOL Members)

Saturday, Sept. 22, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 23, 1 - 3 p.m.


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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

4th Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

for Familes, Teens and Adults! 

  Pumpkin Pick-up is Ocotber 1st! Flyer Here!




Second Annual Recipe Exchange

Wednesday, September 26 | 6:30 pm 

Community Room

Join us for a recipe & food swap! Each participant is asked to bring a dish to sample, whether it’s an entrée, side, or dessert! Please provide a copy of your recipe for the 2nd Annual Recipe Exchange cookbook*. Complimentary for each participant. Registration Required.

*Cookbooks will be available for pick-up one week from event, one per participant.

Flyer Here


Lincoln and Thanksgiving

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Community Room

Historical performer, Kevin Wood, portrays Abraham Lincoln as he shares the story of how our national, annual observance of the Thanksgiving holiday came to be established during Lincoln’s Presidency. Appropriate for all ages.

Registration encouraged by calling us at 262-754-1815



Thursday, October 11 | 5:30 PM

Learn about author-adventurer Richard Halliburton whose final and fatal adventure made him legendary! Taylor's book A Shooting Star Meets the Well of Death will give more insight about Halliburton's unique life. Flyer Here


Wild Photography!

Tuesday, October 16 | Repeat sessions 9:00-10:00 am and 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join local photographer Kevin Hanley as he shares the best way to capture pictures at the zoo! Learn about fall opportunities to visit the Milwaukee County Zoo to practice your new skills!


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