Calendar

< 2018 >
April
«
»
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
1
2
  • Straw Bale Gardening
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    2018-04-02

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

    Target Audience: Adults (18+), all ages welcome

    Straw Bale Gardening with Joey and Holly Baird.  Calling all gardening enthusiasts! Meet Joey and Holly Baird, founders of The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener, as they share how to grow food in a different type of container- a straw bale! You will be inspired to try straw bale gardening this growing season.

    Presentation with question & answer session and reception to follow.
3
  • Hearing & Blood Pressure Screening
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    2018-04-03

    Event Category: General Events

    Target Audience: All ages welcome

    Free Hearing Screens

    9:30 – 10:00 a.m.: Cleaning & Servicing of Hearing Aids (no appointment needed)

    9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Hearing Screens (call Chenoa James at 262-502-1799 to schedule an appointment)

    Free Blood Pressure Screens

    If not on-call, the Germantown Fire Department will be available to provide free blood pressure screens on the 1st Tuesday of every month from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  No appointment is needed, but please feel free to call the library at 262-253-7760 that morning to see if the Fire Department is available.

  • Preschool Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    2018-04-03

    Event Category: Storytime

    Target Audience: Geared to 3 – 5 year olds, but children of all ages are welcome!

    Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m.

    • No sign up is required, just drop in!
    • Storytime lasts about 30 minutes.
    • Storytime is followed by a craft or activity.

    Join us for stories, movement and music geared for preschoolers. Storytime is a great way to introduce growing kids to books, social interaction and lifelong learning!

    Preschool Storytime is held during sessions throughout the year.  Check our website for specific dates and themes.

4
  • Baby/Toddler Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    2018-04-04

    Event Category: Storytime

    Target Audience: Geared for ages 2 years-old and under, but children of all ages are welcome!

    Wednesday @ 10:30 a.m.

    • No sign up is required, just drop in!
    • Storytime lasts about 30 minutes.
    • Storytime is followed by playtime or an activities

    Join us for stories, movement and music geared for babies and toddlers. Storytime is a great way to introduce growing kids to books, social interaction and lifelong learning!

    Baby/Toddler Storytime is held during sessions throughout the year.  Check our website for specific dates and themes.

5
  • Craft Circle
    4:00 PM-7:30 PM
    2018-04-05

    Event Category: Craft Circle

    Target Audience: All Ages

    1st Thursday of every month @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.

    Feel free to drop in anytime during the event.  All ages are welcome – we will have a variety of projects available for all skill levels.  All supplies provided.

    Visit our website or dates and craft themes.

    If you are interested in sharing your talents and being a guest crafter, please contact Jackie Kolo at jklolo@germantownlibrarywi.org.  The library will purchase and provide all supplies.

6
  • Dive into Dewey! Book Group
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    2018-04-06

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Dive into Dewey!: Strictly Nonfiction Book Group meets the 1st Friday of each month from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the library’s large meeting room.  Join us for some interesting reading and lively conversation.  No registration is required. All are welcome!  Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

    Visit our website or stop by the Reference Desk for specific dates and individual titles.

    Copies of the selected books are available at the Circulation Desk. Please bring your library card to check out a copy.

7
8
9
10
11
  • Stuffed Animal Sleepover
    10:30 AM-11:15 AM
    2018-04-11

    Event Category: Special Children’s Program

    Target Audience: Children of All Ages

    Join us for a special storytime with a stuffed animal!  We will have bedtime stories, songs, and snacks.  After the program, leave your stuffed animal for a fun overnight adventure!  Stuffed animals can be picked up on Thursday, April 12 or Friday, April 13.  Follow the fun online via Facebook!

  • Memory Screening
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    2018-04-11

    Event Category: Again & Dementia

    Target Audience: Adults

    3rd Wednesday on select months @ 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

    A memory screen is a wellness tool that helps identify possible changes in memory and cognition.  It creates a baseline of where a person is at so that future changes can be monitored.  It’s free and only takes 10 minutes.

    Memory screenings are available through the Aging & Disability Resource Center of Washington County to anyone and can be scheduled by calling Tammy Dickman at 262-335-4497.

    Visit our website for additional details.

  • WI Reads Erdrich’s Crusade
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    2018-04-11

    Event Category: Wisconsin Reads

    Target Audience: Adults 18+

    Julie Tharp, Professor of English and American Indian Studies at UW-Marshfield/Wood County    speaks on “Erdrich’s Crusade: Sexual Violence in The Round House.”

12
  • Morning Book Group
    9:15 AM-10:15 AM
    2018-04-12

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Morning Book Group meets the 2nd Thursday of each month from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. in the library’s large meeting room.  No registration is required. Join us for some interesting reading and lively conversation.  No registration is required. All are welcome!  Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

    Visit our website or stop by the Reference Desk for specific dates and individual titles.

    Copies of the selected books are available at the Circulation Desk. Please bring your library card to check out a copy.

13
14
15
16
  • Memory Cafe @ Elm Grove
    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    2018-04-16

    13600 Juneau Boulevard Elm Grove, 53122

    13600 Juneau Boulevard Elm Grove, 53122

    Event Category: Again & Dementia

    Target Audience: Adults with early stage dementia, mild memory loss or mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and a family member or care partner

    Held the 3rd Monday of each month @ 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. on a rotating basis with Menomonee Falls, Germantown, Brookfield, and Elm Grove libraries.

    First time attendees should contact the Alzheimer’s Association for more information or RSVP for the next Memory Café at 800-272-3900.

    Visit our website for additional details.

17
18
19
  • Evening Book Group
    6:45 PM-7:45 PM
    2018-04-19

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Evening Book Group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. in the library’s small meeting room.  Join us for some interesting reading and lively conversation.  No registration is required. All are welcome!  Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

    Visit our website or stop by the Reference Desk for specific dates and individual titles.

    Copies of the selected books are available at the Circulation Desk. Please bring your library card to check out a copy.

20
  • History Buff Book Group
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    2018-04-20

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The History Buff Book Group meets the 3rd Friday of each month from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the library’s large meeting room.  Join us for some interesting reading and lively conversation.  No registration is required. All are welcome!  Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

    Visit our website or stop by the Reference Desk for specific dates and individual titles.

    Copies of the selected books are available at the Circulation Desk. Please bring your library card to check out a copy.

21
22
23
24
25
26
  • Mystery / Thriller Book Group
    9:15 AM-10:15 AM
    2018-04-26

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Mystery/Thriller Book Group generally meets the 4th Thursday of each month from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the library’s large meeting room.  Join us for some interesting reading and lively conversation.  No registration is required. All are welcome!  Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

    Visit our website or stop by the Reference Desk for specific dates and individual titles.

    Copies of the selected books are available at the Circulation Desk. Please bring your library card to check out a copy.

27
28
29
30
May
May
May
May
May

*Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library

PROGRAMS & EVENTS CATEGORIES:

General     Children    Teens    Adult & All Ages     Library Board     Friends