Germantown Community Library

Upcoming events

  • 2017-09-04 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-09-09 10:00 AM - 2017-09-09 1:00 PM

    Early Literacy Open House (Saturday, September 9 @ 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)

    Event Category: Special Children's Program

    Target Audience: All Ages Welcome!

    10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Storytime
    11:15 - 11:45 a.m. Miss Julie’s Music

    Come have some fun as we kick off our two new early literacy programs, 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten and Baby Life-long Learner. We will have storytime, music, a children's book character photo booth, sensory stations, and new board books to check out.  Also meet some of our great community and library partners and help us kick-start our fundraising campaign with for the Germantown MOMS Club - West Children’s Area Project. Refreshments will be available for purchase.  Activities are geared for birth through age five, but all ages are welcome to attend!

    Click here to learn more about our Children's Area Project.

  • 2017-09-11 All day

    Event Category: Special Children's Program

    Target Audience: 1st - 4th grade

    Call or stop by the library to sign- up for Read to Rover beginning Monday, September 11.

    See our website for specific dates/times.

  • 2017-09-22 All day

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Community Library

    Target Audience: Adults 18+

    Enter to win $300-1st place, $75-2nd place, and $50-3rd place!
    Winning artwork goes on permanent display at the library.

    Must be a non-professional Washington County artist 18 years or older earning less than 50% income from art. Submit original, two-dimensional artwork in any medium. Look for entry brochures at all Washington County libraries or download a copy here.

    Registration Deadline: Friday, September 22, 2017
    Awards Presentation: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
  • 2017-10-02 All day

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Community Library

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

    Gallery Browse & Peoples’ Choice Voting Open: Monday, October 2 – Wednesday, October 11

    Awards Presentation: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    Learn more on our Friends page.
  • 2017-10-11 6:00 PM - 2017-10-11 9:00 PM

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Community Library

    Target Audience: Adult 18+ (all ages welcome)

    Gallery Browse & Peoples’ Choice Balloting (6:00 – 6:45 p.m.)

    Guest Speaker Bryan Dyer (7:00 p.m.)

    Bryan Dyer is a Germantown resident and the founder of You Are the Hero, a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring and uplifting children with chronic illnesses by illustrating them as their very own super-hero.  Learn more at www.youarethehero.org

    Awards Presentation (8:10 p.m.)

    Learn more on our Friends page.

     

  • 2017-11-11 All day

    Event Category: Friends of the Germantown Community Library

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

    The 2017 Holiday Basket/ Book Sale will begin in the library on Saturday, November 11th.  Dozens of baskets, each wonderfully gift wrapped, cover dozens of both adult and children's themes. They will be available until after Christmas. For the best selection come early!

    The Friends of the Library meet the second Saturday of each month at 9:00 a.m. Come join us!

    Learn more on our Friends page.
  • 2017-11-11 9:00 AM - 2017-11-11 4:30 PM

    Event Category: General Events

    Target Audience: All Ages Welcome!

    The Germantown Christmas Festival kicks-off the Holiday Season in Germantown. This year the festival falls on Veterans Day, a day intended to honor and thank all military personnel who served the United States in all wars, particularly living veterans. Veterans will be honored throughout the day. There are family friendly activities scheduled all day so bring your family, friends and neighbors out to enjoy the community before the busyness of the season takes over.

    5k Candy Cane Run/Walk
    9am registration; 10am race start
    Register at the Germantown Community Library
    see separate calendar listing for more details and registration information
    RUN REGISTRATION FORM  OR  https://runsignup.com/Race/WI/Germantown/5kCandyCaneRunWalk

    Annual Christmas Parade
    Theme: "I'll Be Home for Christmas"
    Line-up 12:30pm; parade start 1:30pm
    Parade Route: starting at Pilgrim Road & Sylvan Circle (north of Mequon Road) traveling north to Fond du Lac Avenue, onto Main Street; travel west on Main Street to Squire Drive; turn south onto Squire Drive ending in the Life Church parking lot.
    PARADE ENTRY FORM

    Tree Lighting Activities
    1:30pm-4:30pm
    Located at the Germantown Community Library
    Featuring: free horse-drawn carriage rides, hot beverages & treats, caroling, visits with Santa as soon as he is done with the parade, gift basket sale by Friends of the Library and kid craft activities, and KID IDs by the Germantown Police Department.
    The actual lighting of the official Village Christmas Tree takes place about 4:15pm
    The Kiwanis Club will have food available for sale all day at the library.

     

  • 2017-11-23 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-11-24 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-11-25 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-12-22 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-12-23 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-12-25 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-12-29 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2017-12-30 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.

  • 2018-01-01 All day

    The library is closed today.  The outside book drop will remain open.