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Click Here for August's Schedule


Registration is required for some programs. 

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

 

 

Adult Programs

Drop-In Resume Service

First Tuesday of the Month | 6:00-8:00pm

Reference Desk (2nd Floor)

Frustrated with formatting? Bring in your resume as a Word file, and let us help!


Keepin’ It Reel: Trashed

Tuesday, August 21 | 1:00 PM

Actor Jeremy Irons sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem, as he travels around the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. This is a meticulous, brave investigative journey that takes Irons (and us) from skepticism to sorrow and from horror to hope.

What Folksongs Tell Us About Work in Wisconsin

Tuesday, September 4 | 2:00 PM

What do French Canadian lumberjacks, Croatian miners, Potawatomi ironworkers, Italian Farmhands, and Hmong factory workers have in common? Their songs have influenced Wisconsin’s cultural history! Presented by Jim Leary, Professor of folklore

 

 

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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What Folksongs Tell Us About Work in Wisconsin

Tuesday, September 4, 2:00 pm
What do French Canadian lumberjacks, Croatian miners, Potawatomi ironworkers, Italian Farmhands,
 
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Drop In Resume Service

Tuesday, September 4, 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, September 4, 6:00 pm
Frustrated with formatting? Bring in your resume as a Word file, and let us help! Flyer Here!
 
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Mystery of the Month Book Club

Monday, September 10, 1:30 pm
Mystery of the Month is a mystery book discussion group that meets every 2nd
 
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Quilting Club

Tuesday, September 11, 6:00 pm
Drop in to this new Quilting Club to quilt and share ideas together!
 
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Quilting Club

Wednesday, September 12, 10:00 am
Drop in to this new Quilting Club to quilt and share ideas together!
 
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Color Your Way to Calm

Thursday, September 13, 1:00 pm
Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books! Studies show
 
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Memory Cafe - Reptile Rendezvous!

Tuesday, September 18, 2:00 pm
Q: What’s a Memory Café? A: A monthly informal social gathering for those living
 
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From the beet fields of North Dakota to the National Forest campgrounds of California to Amazon’s
 
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Drop In Resume Service

Tuesday, October 2, 6:00 pm
Frustrated with formatting? Bring in your resume as a Word file, and let us help! Click Here
 
 

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