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The NBPL has planned an exciting couple of months of programming to share with you as part of our annual Winter Reading Program - "Frozen"! Winter Reading Program - "Frozen" - January 5th-March 5th Patrons 7th grade to adult are eligible to log any book read, listened to or downloaded from the library. Clock your hours for a chance to earn prizes! To get started...it is easier ... Read More »

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Find Your Invincible Summer!

    "In the depths of winter I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer"  -Albert Camus This Vizsla’s sad face is most likely the result of being dressed in human winter wear for a pending polar vortex versus suffering from what we sometimes call the “winter blues."  But, the sadness in her  face can be seen among us as we bear through the long stretch of ... Read More »

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The New Berlin Public Library’s Annual Winter Reading Program is about to launch!  One of the programs we will be offering is modeled after a new movement cropping up around the global reading community called, “Slow Reading.”  In New Zealand, the popular Slow Reading Club coordinates meetings at a local café, where members grab a coffee and replace their cellphones for a book, ... Read More »

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Gale Courses in 2015!

The NBPL is supporting a new WCFLS initiative which will be launching this January---we are excited to share it with you! Welcome to the NBPL Gale Courses! Gale Courses, a learning service resource, delivers hundreds of online educational opportunities in engaging and in instructor led format. The course curriculum has been tied to the Bureau of Labor Statistic's research on the fastest ... Read More »

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Reading Rewards

In a few short weeks, The Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books will open its covers welcoming authors to the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Waukesha to share ideas on the theme of “Reading: Risk & Reward” with attendees. For a teaser, here is Wisconsin’s current Poet Laureate Max Garland sharing his thoughts on the theme. “…The risks of reading are that you may be faced ... Read More »

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