Greendale Public Library


Adult Programs and Events

 



Year-Round Programs


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Monday Matinee Movie Series

Grab some popcorn and join us in our Community Room for our Monday Matinee Movie Series! Free showings of popular films at 2:00 p.m. on the following Monday afternoons:

Dates:

January 14- Christopher Robin

February 11- Flipped

March 11- Loving

April 8- Hidalgo


This is a free adult program.  No registration required. 

Color Me Calm

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1st Monday of the Month
Color Me Calm 6:00-7:30

Greendale Public Library invites you to enjoy a stress free evening of coloring fun and intricate coloring pages designed just for adults. This is a free program for ages 18 and up. The library will provide the materials but feel free to bring in your own supplies. Registration is not required, just drop in!

Dates: 

January 7, February 4, March 4, April 1

 

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Tech Tuesdays

Greendale High School MacPac volunteers help provide one-on-one technology help Tuesday afternoons at the Greendale Public Library. 

Need help with your computer, tablet, or other device?  Stumped by email, the Internet, or your smartphone?  Greendale High School MacPac volunteers offer free one-on-one technology help at the Greendale Public Library.

 

The following Tuesdays:
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

January 15,29
February 12,26
March 12
April 9,23
May 7

Drop in help is available on a first come, first served basis.  Appointments are encouraged and appreciated.  Contact the library at (414) 423-2136 (or greendale.reference@greendale.org) for additional information or to set up an appointment.


Book a Librarian 

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2nd and 4th Thursday of the Month
Jan. 10,24
Feb. 14,28
Mar. 28

2:00-4:00 p.m.
Appointments Required

Would you like a personal introduction to resources available at the library? Need more time with a librarian than you can get over the phone or if you just walk in? Then Book a Librarian! Twice a month you can schedule a 30 minute session with a librarian for a tailored, fit for you based appointment with basic technical assistance on topics such as creating an email account, browsing the library’s catalog, downloading e-books and audiobooks, using online resources through the library’s website, or other technology basics.
*We are unable to install software or troubleshoot your personal devices. Also, we cannot offer medical, legal, tax, financial, business or personal advice.

Contact the library at (414) 423-2136 or greendale.reference@greendale.org for additional information or to set up an appointment.

Lunch and Learn Series

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Wed Feb. 13-Get More with AARP from AARP Speaker Helen Marks Dicks
Wed Mar. 20- Mindfulness 101 Workshop with Reset-MindBody LLC 
Wed Apr. 24-  Gardening for Hummingbirds and Butterflies from Wehr Nature Center-Habitat Helpers


12-1:30 p.m.
Registration Required

Bring a bagged lunch and listen to an informative presentation on a different topic each month. We will provide the dessert!

 


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Mahjongg Meetup

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1st Wednesday of the Month
Jan 2
Feb 6
Mar 6
Apr 3
May 1
5:30-7:30 pm
Meeting Room
Registration Required

We meet the first Wednesday of every month to learn and play Mahjongg together!  Playing sets and instruction included. Must have an intermediate skill in playing Mahjongg (the video game does not count!)

 



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Tech Topics: Using a Smartphone or Tablet
Ages 18 and up
Thursday March 7
6:00-7:30 p.m.

Community Room
Registration Required

The Greendale High School Mac Pac volunteers will be here to provide tips and tricks on using smartphone and tablet devices and answer your questions.This is a free program but registration is required.




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Tech Topics: Using Facebook: Why or Why Not?
Ages 18 and up
Thursday March 14
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Community Room
Registration Required

The Greendale High School Mac Pac volunteers will be here to provide an overview of Facebook and its features.This is a free program but registration is required.


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Essential Oils Workshop
Thursday March 28
6:00 -7:30 p.m.
Meeting Room
Registration Required

Curious about essential oils?
Want to expand your knowledge base on the uses and benefits of them?
Join this Essential Oil Workshop!!! Whether you are a newbie to essentials oils or not, you are welcome!
The following will be included...
* The three most powerful things to know about essential oils
* The three ways to use them and the benefits of each
* Drawing for a door prize
* Option to leave with a free rollerball