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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!

 

 

Adult Programs

Computers & Coffee Series

Every 4th Monday of the month!

New to computers? Want to refresh your skills? Enjoy a coffee while we build your basic computer knowledge.

Click Here for Flyer!

Apr. 23: Email Basics

May 21: Cybersecurity Basics

Registration is required for each session. Sign up today--space is limited!


 

Author Appearance!

Michael Schumacher: Life & Death on the Great Lakes

Wednesday, May 9 | 6:00-7:30 PM

Community Room

Wisconsin author Michael Schumacher has written and edited several books, including celebrity biographies and documentaries on Great Lakes shipwrecks and lighthouses. Join us for an evening of stories of sinkings and survivals on our very own shores. 


 

 

A More Civil Union:

Humanities Book Discussion 

James McPherson’s

The War That Forged a Nation: Why the Civil War Still Matters 

Tuesday, May 22 | 6:00-7:15pm

Heritage Room

To join the discussion, books will be available at the Circulation Desk for check out on April10th.


 

Adventurer Appearance

Jeffrey Ryan: Appalachian Odyssey

Monday, June 25 | 6:00-7:30 PM

Community Room

Author-Adventurer Jeffrey Ryan will take us on his 28-year journey on the Appalachian Trail, while also exploring his works on the subject.  

 

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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Together we’ll mix a recipe of dirt, clay, water and seeds! All materials and instruction
 
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Strategies for Parenting Young Children In our highly competitive, over-scheduled culture,
 
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"Getting to Know Medicare"

Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 am
Are you or a loved one  turning 65 this year? Confused about your Medicare options? 
 
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Color Your Way to Calm

Thursday, May 10, 1:00 pm
Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books! Studies show
 
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Mystery of the Month Book Club

Monday, May 14, 1:30 pm
Mystery of the Month is a mystery book discussion group that meets every 2nd
 
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Mystery of the Month Book Club

Monday, June 11, 1:30 pm
Mystery of the Month is a mystery book discussion group that meets every 2nd
 
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Color Your Way to Calm

Thursday, June 14, 1:00 pm
Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books! Studies show
 
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Hot Pepper Shakespeare!

Thursday, June 21, 6:30 pm
Challenge yourself and your friends to eat a hot pepper and then recite a Shakespeare monologue.
 
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Mystery of the Month Book Club

Monday, July 9, 1:30 pm
Mystery of the Month is a mystery book discussion group that meets every 2nd
 
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Color Your Way to Calm

Thursday, July 12, 1:00 pm
Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books! Studies show
 
 

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