Germantown Community Library (Meeting Room)

Upcoming events

  • 2018-01-17 6:00 PM - 2018-01-17 8:00 PM

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

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

    Taking the Trail to Great Recreation and Improved Health.  Here’s a healthy start to the New Year! Meet Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Southeast District Trail Coordinator, Melissa Cook, as she discusses recreation opportunities on state trails. Trails offer a pathway to a healthier life, a cleaner environment, and lower stress levels.  A real cabin fever reliever!

    Presentation with question & answer session and reception to follow.
  • 2018-02-07 6:00 PM - 2018-02-07 8:00 PM

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

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

    Meet author Reynold R. Kremer as he discusses the history, beliefs, and traditions of Amish people. Copies of Reynold R. Kremer’s book, “Driving the Back Roads: The Amish… in the World but Not of It” will be available for sale and            autograph.

    Presentation with question & answer session and reception to follow.
  • 2018-03-01 6:00 PM - 2018-03-01 8:00 PM

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

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

    Meet Kevin Wood of Oak Park, IL as he portrays President Abraham Lincoln. Hear about our nation’s twelve turbulent years from 1854-1865. Some of Mr. Lincoln's best-known speeches and writings, including his "House Divided" speech, his First and Second Inaugural addresses, his Gettysburg Address, and his Emancipation Proclamation will be included.

    Presentation with question & answer session and reception to follow.
  • 2018-04-02 6:00 PM - 2018-04-02 8:00 PM

    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.
  • 2018-05-15 6:00 PM - 2018-05-15 8:00 PM

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

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

    The Kingdom of the Monarch Butterfly, pt. 1 with Shelly Culea.  Meet Monarch butterfly expert Shelly Culea as she discusses the epic annual migration of the Monarch butterfly. Learn how you can provide the Monarch butterfly’s perfect habitat in your yard and garden

    Presentation with question & answer session and reception to follow.

  • 2018-05-22 6:30 PM - 2018-05-22 8:00 PM

    Event Category: Special Adult Program

    Target Audience: All ages welcome

    Introduction to Metal Detecting with Keith Tabor.  Learn about the science and hobby of metal detecting, followed by a hands-on experience. Metal detecting allows you to become a scientist in the field as you hunt for coins or artifacts. A fun activity for all ages! Pre-registration preferred, but not required to attend this program.