Adult Programs and Events
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:
September 10- Big Miracle
October 8- Simon Birch
November 12- Crooked House
December 10- The Prize Winner of Defiance Ohio
This is a free adult program. No registration required.
Color Me Calm
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!
September 10, October 1, November 5, December 3
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.
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
September is a Break Month
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 firstname.lastname@example.org) for additional information or to set up an appointment.
New Library Service for 2018! Book a Librarian
2nd and 4th Thursday of the Month
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 email@example.com for additional information or to set up an appointment.
Lunch and Learn Series
Wed Sept. 26- Heart Health w/ Julie O’Neil from St. Luke’s Medical Center
Wed Oct. 24- Medicare and your Retirement Benefits with Public Affairs
Specialist Elena Gonzales-Walker from Social Security Administration (SSA)
Wed. Nov. 28- A Pabst Mansion View with Dave Fehlahuer
Wed. Dec. 19- Genealogy 101 with the Milwaukee Genealogical Society
Bring a bagged lunch and listen to an informative presentation on a different topic each month. We will provide the dessert!
Cooking with Class
with Instructor Staci Joers
Fri. November 16
11:30 am- 1:30 pm
Historic Hose Tower
Registration Required at the Library
$25 per person (Cash or Checks payable to the Greendale Public Library)
Max of 35 people
Holiday Appetizers and Dessert! With the holidays fast approaching you’ll be entertaining and in need of new ideas and inspiration. Staci will show you some quick and easy appetizer recipes and a delicious dessert that only look hard to prepare. You’ll receive tons of information on creating a festive holiday gathering without all of the normal stress. Lots of recipes included, because, after all, you can never have enough appetizer recipes in your repertoire.
You’ll sample... Cranberry Spritzer, Almond stuffed Bacon wrapped Dates, Pumpkin Hummus, Fresh Cranberry Relish Crostini with Goat Cheese, and Nantucket Cranberry Pie.
Cute as a Button Art Craft
Tues. November 27
Use your imagination and creativity to make a masterpiece with buttons. We will provide the supplies but if you have any unused buttons bring them along!
Holiday Cookie Decorating 101
with Instructor CJ from the Taste of Home Test Kitchen, and Cook’s Nook Store in Greendale
In Partnership with the Greendale Parks & Recreation Department
Thurs. December 6
Discover the fun and ease of cookie decorating in this hands-on program. Learn 2-3 decorating techniques that will be sure to spice up your holiday skills! All materials will be provided.
The Ballad of Huck & Miguel by Tim DeRoche
Thurs. December 20
Meet Greendale native author Tim DeRoche as he presents his first novel The Ballad of Huck & Miguel; A modern retelling of the beloved classic Adventures of Huckleberry Finn set in Los Angeles.