New Berlin Public Library

Site-wide Search


Our Blog

Showing 5 Blog Entries written by 'Natalie Beacom'

What is a Hillbilly Elegy?

Humanties Book Discussion! Monday, March 13th from 6:30-8:30  After reading J.D. Vance's Hillbilly Elegy (copies of this sought after book are available NOW for check out at the NBPL front desk) we will be joined for a moderated discussion by Alverno College's Professor Russell Brooker. Together, we will delve into what Vance describes as the..."story of what a social, regional, and class decline feels like ... Read More »

TAGS   
Link to Blog Entry:
 

E-mail to a FriendFacebookTweet ThisShare on LinkedInDelicious


The immigration conversation will be a changing one over the next many months and there are valuable ideas to share together! We will be hosting a TED Talks in February, but have attached a few helpful links to understand the current immigration and naturalization processes. https://www.us-immigration.com/ https://www.uscis.gov/ https://www.uscis.gov/us-citizenship/citizenship-through-naturalization   Immigrant ... Read More »

TAGS   
Link to Blog Entry:
 

E-mail to a FriendFacebookTweet ThisShare on LinkedInDelicious


Winter is a season that demands respect. Insists on it. It is a season that refuses to be ignored. Winter is a season that never leaves us.” – Jerry Apps Join us for a screening of Wisconsin historian and author Jerry Apps’s    A Farm Winter     Remembering Country Winters Monday, January 16th 6:00-7:15pm Heritage Room Registration Required         ... Read More »

TAGS   
Link to Blog Entry:
 

E-mail to a FriendFacebookTweet ThisShare on LinkedInDelicious


New Content in LearningExpress Library   All Wisconsin residents can access LearningExpress Library resources through BadgerLink! Go to http://badgerlink.dpi.wi.gov/lel to get started. More than 50 new resources have been added to LearningExpress Library since January 2016. Here are some highlights: SAT® and ACT® Test Prep 25 new resources were added for 2016 SAT® test preparation, ... Read More »

TAGS   
Link to Blog Entry:
 

E-mail to a FriendFacebookTweet ThisShare on LinkedInDelicious


Mayhem!

Join us at the library on Monday, October 3rd 7:00-8:15 to hear local author Matthew Prigge discuss his latest book: Milwaukee Mayhem: Murder and Mystery in the Cream City's First Century! "Milwaukee Mayhem" uncovers the little-remembered and rarely told history of the underbelly of a Midwestern metropolis and offers a new perspective on Milwaukee’s early years, forgoing the major historical signposts ... Read More »

TAGS   
Link to Blog Entry:
 

E-mail to a FriendFacebookTweet ThisShare on LinkedInDelicious


Older Blog Posts Newer Blog Posts