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Registration is required for some programs. 

Contact the library at 262-754-1815 or
nbinfo@newberlinlibrary.org
to RSVP. Thank You!

 

America's Founding Fathers

Great Course Lecture Series

Wednesdays 9:30-10:45 am

Sept. 26: George Washington's Doubts & Thomas Mifflin's Congress

Oct. 3: Benjamin Franklin's Leather ApronThomas Jefferson's Books 

Oct. 17: Alexander Hamilton's Republic & James Madison's Conference

Oct. 24: John Adams's Liberty & Aaron Burr's Treason

Oct. 31: John Marshall's Court & Alexis de Tocqueville's America

 

 

Adult Programs

Keepin' It Reel

Every Third Tuesday!

1:00- 3:00 p.m

Conference Room

This popular documentary and discussion series is an awesome way to meet new poeple and learn something new! Join us at 1:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month to view and discuss documentaries about culture, history, and politics.  Call (262) 754-1815 to register.

 


 

 
 

HYGGE, HEALTH & HAPPINESS

Tuesday, October 30 | 6:00 PM

UW-Madison Speakers Bureau (I don't know if we need to include that)

What is hygge? How does it relate to happiness and health? Professor Claus Andersen will introduce the concept of hygge, explain how it relates to the Scandinavian way of life, and show what Americans can learn from it.

Flyer here


 

SOAP MAKING 101

Thursday, November 1 | 6:30 PM

Jennifer from Whatever Comes Naturally will give a basic soap making demonstration with hands-on audience participation. 

Each attendee takes home their own sample of soap made during class.

Registration REQUIRED. Limit of 25 participants. Flyer here

 

 
 

Friday Movies at the Library

Community Room | 1 pm - 3 pm

Movie Matinee Schedule

We transform the Community room into a movie theater most Friday afternoons for free flicks! Join us! Movie ratings and contents may vary. Not all movies will be suitable for all audiences. Closed captioning provided.

Click HERE for this month's movie matinee schedule. 

  
 

 

A Memory Café is a social gathering for those who are experiencing early stage dementia, mild memory loss or mild cognitive impairment, and a family member or care partner. The Café is a place to have fun, find support, and share experiences. Memory Cafés are being held monthly on Tuesdays at four public libraries in Milwaukee and Waukesha Counties.

Click here to learn more about the Library Memory Project.

 

Book Clubs

Do you enjoy talking about the books you read? The New Berlin Public Library offers an array of book discussion groups.

Click the book club for a list of recent titles!

Mystery of the Month meets every 2nd Monday in the Conference Room from 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Agatha Mystery Club meets every 2nd Monday in the Quiet Reading Room from 2:00-3:30 p.m.  (This book club will resume in September.)

Never Ending Stories (general fiction) meets every 3rd Wednesday from 7:00-8:45 p.m.

As the Pages Turn (general fiction) meets every 4th Monday in the Quiet Reading Room from 2:00-3:30 p.m.  

Classics Book Club (classics) meets every 1st Tuesday in the Conference Room from 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Please contact the Adult Reference desk at 262-785-4980 if you are interested in joining one of the book clubs.
 


Home Delivery Service

The New Berlin Public Library provides home delivery of materials to patrons who are not able to visit the library in person. This service is provided for those cardholders with residency in New Berlin who are confined due to illness, age, disability or other qualifying circumstance. 

Learn More >

To have the Library come discuss the Home Delivery Program to your organization, please contact Natalie at 262-754-1819.

 

Upcoming Adults Events

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We will have big tables, power, ample light, an iron and board and best of all  quilters
 
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We will have big tables, power, ample light, an iron and board and best of all  quilters
 
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HYGGE, HEALTH & HAPPINESS

Tuesday, October 30, 6:00 pm
What is hygge? How does it relate to happiness and health? Professor Claus Andersen will introduce
 
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Soap Making101

Thursday, November 1, 6:30 pm
Jennifer from Whatever Comes Naturally will give a basic soap making demonstration with hands-on
 
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Drop In Resume Service

Tuesday, November 6, 6:00 pm
Frustrated with formatting? Bring in your resume as a Word file, and let us help! Click Here
 
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Drop-In Resume Help!

Tuesday, November 6, 6:00 pm
Frustrated with formatting? Bring in your resume as a Word file, and let us help! Flyer Here!
 
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Color Your Way to Calm

Thursday, November 8, 1:00 pm
Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books! Studies show
 
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We will have big tables, power, ample light, an iron and board and best of all  quilters
 
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Mystery of the Month Book Club

Monday, November 12, 1:30 pm
Mystery of the Month is a mystery book discussion group that meets every 2nd
 
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Quilting Club

Tuesday, November 13, 6:00 pm
Drop in to this new Quilting Club to quilt and share ideas together!
 
 

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