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  • Preschool Storytime
    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    2017-08-01

    Event Category: Storytime

    Target Audience: 3-5 year olds (all ages welcome)

    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.

    Click here for more information.

  • Special Tuesday Party**
    1:30 PM-3:30 PM
    2017-08-01

    Event Category: Special Children’s Program

    Target Audience: All Ages Welcome

    Celebrate the end of our Summer Reading Program.  We’ll have treats, crafts with Kohl’s Color Wheels, and Half Twisted-Half Knot making awesome balloon creations for you!!  All ages welcome!

    PLEASE NOTE:

    **Sponsored by State Farm

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  • Baby / Toddler Storytime
    10:30 AM-10:50 AM
    2017-08-02

    Event Category: Storytime

    Target Audience: 2 year olds & younger (all ages welcome)

    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.

    Click here for more information.

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  • Dash the Circus Dog*
    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2017-08-03

    Event Category: Special Children’s Program

    Target Audience: School-Age Kids (all ages welcome)

    World-Renowned Trick Performer

    *Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library

    Click here to view their website.

     

  • Dash the Circus Dog*
    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    2017-08-03

    Event Category: Special Children’s Program

    Target Audience: School-Age Kids (all ages welcome)

    World-Renowned Trick Performer

    *Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library

    Click here to view their website.

     

  • Craft Circle
    4:00 PM-7:30 PM
    2017-08-03

    Event Category: Craft Circle

       

    Target Audience: All Ages

    Artists of all skill levels are invited to join the library’s Craft Circle. All crafts are welcome.  Meet and learn from other artists and have fun!  Feel free to drop-in anytime during the event.  Bring your own supplies or learn how to make something new with our guest crafters!

    This month we will be making Baby Hats for the CLICK for Babies Campaign and Hawaiian Necklaces!

    Read more about the CLICK for Babies Campaign here.

    1st Thursday of every month

    4:00 – 7:30 p.m.

    Watch for guest crafters & activities beginning in July!

  • Craft Circle
    4:00 PM-7:30 PM
    2017-08-03

    Event Category: Craft Circle

       

    Target Audience: All Ages

    Artists of all skill levels are invited to join the library’s Craft Circle. All crafts are welcome.  Meet and learn from other artists and have fun!  Feel free to drop-in anytime during the event.  Bring your own supplies or learn how to make something new with our guest crafters!

    This month we will be making Baby Hats for the CLICK for Babies Campaign and Hawaiian Necklaces!

    Read more about the CLICK for Babies Campaign here.

    1st Thursday of every month

    4:00 – 7:30 p.m.

    Watch for guest crafters & activities beginning in July!

  • More events
    • Dash the Circus Dog*
      10:30 AM-11:30 AM
      2017-08-03

      Event Category: Special Children’s Program

      Target Audience: School-Age Kids (all ages welcome)

      World-Renowned Trick Performer

      *Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library

      Click here to view their website.

       

    • Dash the Circus Dog*
      1:30 PM-2:30 PM
      2017-08-03

      Event Category: Special Children’s Program

      Target Audience: School-Age Kids (all ages welcome)

      World-Renowned Trick Performer

      *Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library

      Click here to view their website.

       

    • Craft Circle
      4:00 PM-7:30 PM
      2017-08-03

      Event Category: Craft Circle

         

      Target Audience: All Ages

      Artists of all skill levels are invited to join the library’s Craft Circle. All crafts are welcome.  Meet and learn from other artists and have fun!  Feel free to drop-in anytime during the event.  Bring your own supplies or learn how to make something new with our guest crafters!

      This month we will be making Baby Hats for the CLICK for Babies Campaign and Hawaiian Necklaces!

      Read more about the CLICK for Babies Campaign here.

      1st Thursday of every month

      4:00 – 7:30 p.m.

      Watch for guest crafters & activities beginning in July!

    • Craft Circle
      4:00 PM-7:30 PM
      2017-08-03

      Event Category: Craft Circle

         

      Target Audience: All Ages

      Artists of all skill levels are invited to join the library’s Craft Circle. All crafts are welcome.  Meet and learn from other artists and have fun!  Feel free to drop-in anytime during the event.  Bring your own supplies or learn how to make something new with our guest crafters!

      This month we will be making Baby Hats for the CLICK for Babies Campaign and Hawaiian Necklaces!

      Read more about the CLICK for Babies Campaign here.

      1st Thursday of every month

      4:00 – 7:30 p.m.

      Watch for guest crafters & activities beginning in July!

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  • Dive into Dewey! Book Group
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    2017-08-04

    The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World by Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

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  • Morning Book Group
    9:15 AM-10:15 AM
    2017-08-10

    Title: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

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  • Farewell Reception for Miss Stephanie
    1:30 PM-3:30 PM
    2017-08-17

    Event Category: Special Children’s Program

    Target Audience: All Ages Welcome!

    The Germantown Community Library invites the community to attend a farewell reception for Children’s Librarian, Stephanie Reister, on Thursday, August 17 from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Stop by to thank her for her service to the library and the community and to share a story or two!!

    Miss Stephanie will be relocating out of state with her husband. Her last day at the library will be August 19.

     

  • Game Day
    4:00 PM-7:30 PM
    2017-08-17

    Event Category: Game Day

    Target Audience: All Ages

    Join us at the library for board games, card games, and fun at Throwback Thursday Game Day. Bring a favorite board game or try one of ours. All ages are welcome!

    3rd Thursday of every month 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.

  • Evening Book Group
    6:45 PM-7:45 PM
    2017-08-17

    Commonwealth  by Ann Patchett

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

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  • History Buff Book Group
    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    2017-08-18

    How we got to now: six innovations that made the modern world by Steven Johnson

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

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  • Basics of Canning
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    2017-08-22

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

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

    Basics of Canning with Holly Baird, co-founder of The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener

    Tuesday, August 22 @ 6:00 p.m.
    Germantown Community Room
    Presentation with question and answer session and reception to follow.

    Calling all home canners! Holly Baird, an award winning canner, will cover the basics of canning. She includes dos and don’ts and helpful canning tips so you can get the most out of your garden.  Presentation begins at 6:00 p.m. with question & answer session and reception to follow.

    Holly and Joey Baird are the founders of The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener 

    Contact Sara Hildebrand at (262) 253-7760 or shildebrand@germantownlibrarywi.org with questions.

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  • Board Meeting
    6:00 PM-8:00 PM
    2017-08-23

    Event Category: Germantown Community Library Board

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

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  • Mystery / Thriller Book Group
    9:15 AM-10:15 AM
    2017-08-24

    Title:  Devil’s Garden (“Fatty” Arbuckle murder trial) by Ace Atkins

    Event Category: Adult Book Groups

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate provided by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library!

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*Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library

**Sponsored by State Farm

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