Adult Programs

Realistic Optimism: Meeting the Challenges of Change in Trying Times

Thursday, November 14, 7:00 p.m. Community Room    

Award-winning columnist and nationally recognized speaker Philip Chard returns to the library for a timely presentation on optimism in difficult times. 

Free to attend. Space is limited and registration is required. Registration begins at the library on October 21.

Christmas Tree Ship

Wednesday, December 11, 7:00 p.m. Community Room

All Aboard! Author Rochelle Pennington presents the true account of Captain Schuenemann and his schooner, considered the most loved story of the Great Lakes over the past century. Filled with courage, generosity, heroism, and the importance of family, it’s a shipwreck story with heart. The presentation includes original photographs, little-known facts, ghost ship sightings, and omens. Artifacts raised from the sunken ship will also be on display, along with underwater photos of the ship in its current state at the bottom of Lake Michigan. Free to attend. No registration required.

Winter Wellness, Naturally 

Tuesday, January 14, 7:00 p.m.

Skin care specialist and dōTERRA wellness advocate Lynne Herro returns to the library for an invigorating talk on staying well naturally when winter clamps down. This presentation will focus on:

  • Immune System Support in Cold Weather
  • Beating the Winter Blues
  • Tips for Healthy Winter Skin

With plenty of time for Q&A afterwards! Free to attend. No registration required.

Better Brain Health

Friday, January 17, 1:00 p.m. O'Neill Room

How can you keep your brain in tip-top shape? Join us for a one hour educational session, presented by a registered nurse, to find out what you can do to lower your dementia risk and keep your brain healthy. The free program is sponsored by the Waukesha County Public Health Division and the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Waukesha County (ADRC). Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Advance registration is appreciated. Call the library at 262-782-6717 to register.

The Discovery of Magic

Tuesday, January 21, 7:00 p.m. Community Room

Magician and storyteller William Pack cracks open the magic history scrapbooks to reveal a secret world of colorful characters, amusing adventures, and arcane knowledge. MEET astonishing magicians who made the impossible possible. EXPLORE incredible behind-the-scenes stories you will never forget. WONDER at recreations of the baffling magic tricks behind the stories. Don't miss this one-night only performance (with magic tricks) from one of the best presenters around. Free to attend. No registration required.