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Family History: Fun & Fulfilling

There are many benefits to conducting genealogical research, aside from finding out more about yourself and your ancestors. It can help with organizational and critical thinking skills and improve inductive/ deductive reasoning. Yippee! On top of that it can deepen family bonds across generations, as well as, reduce stress and anxiety. How about that? If you want to pick up a new hobby and learn more about your ... Read More »

TAGS     genealogy,  family history,  adult programming,  event,  hobbies,  hobby
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Learning Express

Did you know that each month the Waukesha County Federated Library System (WCFLS) highlights one of the many databases offered through the library? This month’s featured database is Learning Express! Learning Express offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information needed to achieve results at school, at work, and in life. Learning Express’ School Center provides access to resources ... Read More »

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Paranormal Investigators at the Library

43 percent of adults believe in ghosts, according to a YouGov poll conducted in December 2012. But only 28 percent have actually seen, heard, or interacted with a ghost of some kind. Now we all know that when there’s something strange in the neighborhood, or there’s something weird and it don’t look good, you call the Ghostbusters. Or… you can call the Paranormal Investigators of Milwaukee! The ... Read More »

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Back to School Blues

The end of summer can be a little rough. The days start to get shorter, the weather starts to get cooler (although we all know this summer hasn’t been very summery), and text books replace just-for-fun books. But if you or someone you know is prepping for the start of the new school year or just thinking about going back to school, the library is here to help! The New Berlin Public Library is home to many ... Read More »

TAGS     back to school,  databases,  learning,  test taking,  student,  study,  studying
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