Germantown Community Library (Meeting Room)

Upcoming events

  • 2019-04-25 3:00 PM - 2019-04-25 4:30 PM

    Dementia Conversations

    This program provided by the Alzheimer’s Association offers helpful tips to assist families in having honest and caring conversations with family members about dementia.  Topics include driving, doctor visits, and legal & financial planning.  Registration appreciated.  Please call 800.272.3900 or email sprohuska@alz.org

  • 2019-04-25 6:00 PM - 2019-04-25 7:00 PM

    Art in the Library

    Event Category: Weekly & Monthly Youth Programs

    Target Audience: Geared for ages 3 & up

    Select Thursdays @ 6:00 p.m.

    Learn about a famous artist and replicate a piece of artwork by that artist. A new artist will be explored each storytime.  Geared for ages 5 & up.

    January 10, January 24, February 14, February 28, March 14, April 11 & April 25

  • 2019-04-29 All day

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-04-30 3:00 PM - 2019-04-30 4:30 PM

    Death and Mourning in the Victoria Era

    What do parlor funerals, post-mortem death photographs, Victorian hair wreaths, public mourning and seances have in common?  They are all rituals of death that became popular between 1876 and 1915. Join retired funeral director Steve Person for a fascinating journey into death and mourning practices in the Victorian Era complete with lots of stories and props.

  • 2019-05-02 3:00 PM - 2019-05-02 5:00 PM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-02 5:30 PM - 2019-05-02 7:30 PM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-03 1:30 PM - 2019-05-03 3:30 PM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-04 9:15 AM - 2019-05-04 11:15 AM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-04 10:00 AM - 2019-05-04 11:00 AM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-04 11:30 AM - 2019-05-04 1:30 PM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-04 1:45 PM - 2019-05-04 3:45 PM

     STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON (Thursday, May 2, Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4)

    Join us for showings of the 6 classic Star Wars movies with free popcorn.  We will also have a variety of Star Wars activities throughout the weekend including a Star Wars Scavenger Hunt, Perler Beads, Meet & Greet with Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts.

    • MOVIES
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 3:00 p.m.                        The Phantom Menace
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 5:30 p.m.                        Attack of the Clones
      • Friday, May 3 @ 1:30 p.m.                              Revenge of the Sith
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 9:15 a.m.                         A New Hope
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 11:30 a.m.                       The Empire Strikes Back
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 1:45 p.m.                         Return of the Jedi
    • STAR WARS ACTIVITIES
      • April 29 – May 4                                                   Scavenger Hunt
      • Thursday, May 2 @ 4:00 – 7:30 p.m.            Star Wars (and other) Perler Beads
      • Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.    Storm Troopers and Star Wars Crafts
  • 2019-05-11 9:00 AM - 2019-05-11 10:00 AM

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Library

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Friends of the Germantown Community Library in Germantown, Wisconsin is a voluntary, non-profit group providing support and funding for the library.

    Meetings are held on the second Saturdays of the month at 9:00 a.m. at the library September - May.  All are welcome to attend!

    Visit the Friends website for additional information.

  • 2019-05-15 6:00 PM - 2019-05-15 8:00 PM

    TEN COMMON GARDEN MYTHS (Wednesday, May 15 @ 6:00 p.m.)

    Join Holly and Joey Baird from The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener as they discuss the truth behind ten common garden myths debunked by science.  Question & answer session and reception to follow.

  • 2019-05-30 All day

    WORLD WAR I TRAVELING EXHIBIT

    Over 122,000 Wisconsin men and women served on land, sea, and in the air during World War I.  The traveling exhibit World War I Beyond the Trenches: Stories from the Front will be on display at the Germantown Community Library from Thursday, May 30 - Friday, June 14.  This exhibit from the Wisconsin Veterans Museum includes 16 banners and details first person accounts of individuals in Wisconsin that played a role in shaping global history.

  • 2019-06-05 7:00 PM - 2019-06-05 9:00 PM

    BEYOND THE TRENCHES WITH KEN GRIGAS (Wednesday, June 5 @ 7:00 p.m.)

    Join us for a talk from local historian Ken Grigas as he shares with us what life was like in the trenches of Europe during World War I and here on the American homefront.  This event will take part turning the traveling exhibit “Beyond the Trenches: Stories from the Front” from the Wisconsin Veterans Museum which will be on display from Thursday, May 30 - Friday, June 14.  Questions & answer session and reception to follow.

  • 2019-06-10 6:00 PM - 2019-06-10 8:00 PM

    THE ESSENTIAL HOUDINI (Monday, June 10 @ 6:00 p.m.)

    Gasp at the story of his remarkable death.  Relive his baffling magic and escapes.  He is a inspiration to generations of children who dare to dream of the impossible.  Join William Pack as he goes beyond the myth and brings to life the true story of this American icon.  This program is suitable to teens, adults, and families with older children and uses some audience participation.  Question & answer session and reception to follow.

    Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library.

  • 2019-06-12 10:30 AM - 2019-06-12 11:30 AM

    WISCONSIN WILDLIFE (Wednesday, June 12 @ 10:30 a.m.)

    We have a variety of cool critters in Wisconsin!  Learn more about the wildlife neighbors in our urban areas and those that are rarely seen in Wisconsin with Dianne Robinson from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.  Question & answer session and reception to follow.

  • 2019-06-14 All day

    WORLD WAR I TRAVELING EXHIBIT

    Over 122,000 Wisconsin men and women served on land, sea, and in the air during World War I.  The traveling exhibit World War I Beyond the Trenches: Stories from the Front will be on display at the Germantown Community Library from Thursday, May 30 - Friday, June 14.  This exhibit from the Wisconsin Veterans Museum includes 16 banners and details first person accounts of individuals in Wisconsin that played a role in shaping global history.

  • 2019-06-18 1:30 PM - 2019-06-18 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-06-21 10:30 AM - 2019-06-21 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-06-25 10:30 AM - 2019-06-25 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-06-25 1:30 PM - 2019-06-25 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-06-26 3:00 PM - 2019-06-26 4:00 PM

    INTRODUCTION TO MEDITATION, PT 1 (Wednesday, June 26 @ 3:00 p.m.)

    Feeling stressed?  Looking to try something new? Come to the library for an introduction on how meditation and mindfulness can help you feel calmer and happier.  Paul Norton is a retired pediatrician and practicing Mahayana Buddhist with over 30 years of experience in meditation.  He has taught meditation in a variety of settings, including civic and church groups, as well as prison outreach.  Dr. Norton will be here on Wednesday, June 26 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., and will present a follow up session on Wednesday, July 24 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.  You are welcome to attend one or both sessions.  Registration recommended.  Please call or visit the library to sign-up.

  • 2019-06-28 10:30 AM - 2019-06-28 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-02 10:30 AM - 2019-07-02 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-02 1:30 PM - 2019-07-02 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-07-05 10:30 AM - 2019-07-05 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-09 10:30 AM - 2019-07-09 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-09 1:30 PM - 2019-07-09 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-07-11 6:00 PM - 2019-07-11 8:00 PM

    GIANT STEPS WITH JOHN HEASLEY  (Thursday, July 11 @ 6:00 p.m.)

    2019 is the 50th Anniversary of the First Moon Landing.  Hear the story of how humans first journeyed to another world and what they discovered there.  John Heasley is an enthusiastic amateur astronomer and English teacher and was trained as a Space Educator through a number of institutions including the NASA Nightsky Network.  Question & answer session and reception to follow.

    Shows geared for ages 5-11 will also be held at 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p .m.

    Sponsored by the Friends of the Germantown Community Library.

  • 2019-07-12 10:30 AM - 2019-07-12 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-16 10:30 AM - 2019-07-16 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-16 1:30 PM - 2019-07-16 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-07-19 10:30 AM - 2019-07-19 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-23 10:30 AM - 2019-07-23 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-23 1:30 PM - 2019-07-23 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-07-24 3:00 PM - 2019-07-24 4:00 PM

    INTRODUCTION TO MEDITATION, PT 2 (Wednesday, July 24 @ 3:00 p.m.)

    Feeling stressed?  Looking to try something new? Come to the library for an introduction on how meditation and mindfulness can help you feel calmer and happier.  Paul Norton is a retired pediatrician and practicing Mahayana Buddhist with over 30 years of experience in meditation.  He has taught meditation in a variety of settings, including civic and church groups, as well as prison outreach.  Dr. Norton will be here on Wednesday, June 26 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., and will present a follow up session on Wednesday, July 24 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.  You are welcome to attend one or both sessions.  Registration recommended.  Please call or visit the library to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-26 10:30 AM - 2019-07-26 11:30 AM

    Fridays @ 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    June 21 - July 26

    Bring your own Ukulele, play some tunes, and have some fun!  We will meet on select Fridays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. No prior experience is necessary.  Geared for grade 4 & up.   Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

  • 2019-07-30 10:00 AM - 2019-07-30 4:00 PM

    MEMORY SCREENINGS (Tuesday, July 30 @ 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)

    The Germantown Community Library is pleased to offer memory screening through the Aging and -Disability Resource Center of Washington County.  Memory screenings help identify changes in memory and provide resources to monitor and treat possible changes. Call Tammy Dickman at 262-335-4497 to schedule a 10-minute appointment.

  • 2019-07-30 1:30 PM - 2019-07-30 2:00 PM

    Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

    June 18 - July 30

    Join us for a short story and a variety of activities including outdoor games, parachute play, art, science projects, and more.  Activities are geared for ages 5 & up.  Registration required.  Call the library at 262-253-7760 or visit the Youth Services Desk to sign-up.

    June 18            BYO Items Tie Dying

    June 25            Kind Notes in Library Books

    July 2               Galaxy Painted Rocks

    July 9               Glow in the Dark Fun

    July 16             Parachute Games

    July 23             Shrinky Dinks

    July 30             Rocket Launch!

  • 2019-07-30 3:00 PM - 2019-07-30 4:30 PM

    10 WARNING SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE (Tuesday, July 30 @ 3:00 p.m.)

    A workshop presented by the Alzheimer’s Association.  Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life.  Join us to learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others.  Registration appreciated.  Please call 800.272.3900 or email sprohuska@alz.org

  • 2019-08-03 9:00 AM - 2019-08-03 4:00 PM

    CROCHET & KNIT-A-THON (Saturday, August 3 @ 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)

    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. @ Germantown Community Library

    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. @ Menomonee Falls Public Library

    Join us in our 2nd Annual Crochet & Knit-a-Thon as we make purple newborn baby hats for the CLICK for Babies campaign.  Free snacks and coffee will be available.  We will have some yarn available, but feel free to bring your own supplies as well.  Hats can be dropped anytime at the Germantown Community Library until Saturday, September 28.  Visit www.clickforbabies.org for more information about this program as well as sizing and color guidelines.

  • 2019-08-07 6:00 PM - 2019-08-07 8:00 PM

    BASICS OF CANNING (Wednesday, August 7 @ 6:00 p.m.)

    Join Jolly and Joey Baird from The Wisconsin Vegetable Gardener as they discuss canning.  Learn the basics of canning and what you need to know in order to be safe with canning your harvest.  Question & answer session and reception to follow.

  • 2019-08-21 3:00 PM - 2019-08-21 4:00 PM

    NATURAL CHOICES FOR ENERGY (Wednesday, August 21 @ 3:00 p.m.)

    Join Susan Pokorny as she discusses natural choices for energy. She brings ideas and inspiration for a better and healthier way of life in mind, body, and spirit.  Susan Pokorny has been a trainer for over 30 years in the wellness industry and has certifications in Trauma Sensitive Holy Yoga, Thai Bodywork, Pilates and Aromatherapy.  She is also the author of the book “Two Inches of Wool: The Simple Art of Self-Care.”

  • 2019-08-28 3:00 PM - 2019-08-28 4:30 PM

    UNDERSTANDING AND RESPONDING TO DEMENTIA RELATED BEHAVIOR

    (Wednesday, August 28 @ 3:00 p.m.)

    A workshop presented by the Alzheimer’s Association.  Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost.  Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavior challenges of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.  Registration appreciated.  Please call 800.272.3900 or email sprohuska@alz.org

  • 2019-09-14 9:00 AM - 2019-09-14 10:00 AM

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Library

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Friends of the Germantown Community Library in Germantown, Wisconsin is a voluntary, non-profit group providing support and funding for the library.

    Meetings are held on the second Saturdays of the month at 9:00 a.m. at the library September - May.  All are welcome to attend!

    Visit the Friends website for additional information.

  • 2019-10-12 9:00 AM - 2019-10-12 10:00 AM

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Library

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Friends of the Germantown Community Library in Germantown, Wisconsin is a voluntary, non-profit group providing support and funding for the library.

    Meetings are held on the second Saturdays of the month at 9:00 a.m. at the library September - May.  All are welcome to attend!

    Visit the Friends website for additional information.

  • 2019-11-09 9:00 AM - 2019-11-09 10:00 AM

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Library

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Friends of the Germantown Community Library in Germantown, Wisconsin is a voluntary, non-profit group providing support and funding for the library.

    Meetings are held on the second Saturdays of the month at 9:00 a.m. at the library September - May.  All are welcome to attend!

    Visit the Friends website for additional information.

  • 2019-12-14 9:00 AM - 2019-12-14 10:00 AM

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Library

    Target Audience: Adults (18+)

    The Friends of the Germantown Community Library in Germantown, Wisconsin is a voluntary, non-profit group providing support and funding for the library.

    Meetings are held on the second Saturdays of the month at 9:00 a.m. at the library September - May.  All are welcome to attend!

    Visit the Friends website for additional information.