Programs for Adults
The library offers many programs for adults, from guest speakers to book discussion groups. All programs are held in the Eagle Municipal Building unless indicated.
Winter Chill Drawing
All ages are welcome to enter the Winter Chill drawing between January 7 – February 7. We’ll be giving away a $100 Pick N’ Save card. 10 or more library items must be checked out in order to enter the drawing. If 10 or more items are checked out at once, this counts as one entry. Multiple entries are encouraged.
Friday Morning Coffee Hour
Friday Morning Coffee Hour is from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. on Fridays.
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Need help with a device? Then Device Advice is for you. Come meet with library staff and get help loading eBooks, audio books, and digital magazines from Flipster to your smartphone or tablet. Just getting started? No problem. Requires a library card for Waukesha or Jefferson county.’
Purple Springs Memory Café: Celebrate the New Year
Where: Alice Baker Library, 820 E. Main Street, Eagle, WI 53119
When: Thursday, January 23 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Who: For those experiencing early stage memory loss and their families and friends. First time attendees, please call the Alzheimer’s Association at 800-272-3900 to register.
What: We’ll be celebrating the new year, playing Bingo and doing some trivia to celebrate 2020. Light refreshments will be available. Hosted in partnership with the Mukwonago Community Library and the Waterford Public Library.
Home School Parent Group
Saturday, 2:00 p.m. –
Meet other parents/teachers and learn about available resources. Will be held at 1863 Coffee Saloon and Café at 201 Kettle Moraine Drive, Eagle, WI 53119.
Instant Pot: Soups and Stews
Tuesday, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Educate yourself about cooking with an instant pot. We’ll have a cooking demo and tasting of samples. There will also be time for questions and answers. Limit of 12. Please register with the library at 262-594-2800.
Coffee with a Vet
Friday, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
We’d like to celebrate veterans and active duty military personnel and their families on Valentine’s Day. Stop in the library to say “thank you” and enjoy a cup of coffee and a treat.
Adult DIY: Make Note Cards with Alcohol Ink
Thursday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
We’ll be creating abstract note cards with Yupo paper and alcohol ink. Limit of 12 people. Please register with the library at 262-594-2800.
Thursday, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
We’ll be discussing EMMA by Jane Austen. Pick up your copy today! Please register with the library at 262-594-2800.
Friday, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Bring some poems to read or read some of your own! Light refreshments will be available.
Instant Pot: Desserts Only
Monday, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
We’ll be demonstrating how to make desserts in an instant pot and tasting samples. There will be time for questions and answers. 12 person limit. Please register with the library.
Games @ Eagle Library/Open Tabletop Play
Friday, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
For gamers of all ages
Gambit Games for Adults
Friday, 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Open tabletop gaming. Pizza will be available.
Adult DIY: Lucky Horseshoe Wall Decor
Tuesday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Using a real horseshoe, create a decorative piece with wire, beads, string and feathers. Just in time for a lucky St. Patrick’s Day! Please register with the library at 262-594-2800. Limit of 12.
Home Makeover: Green Edition
Tuesday, March 31
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Whether you’re looking to green your home, your lawn, or your wallet – we’ll cover them all! Learn ways to live a comfortable and sustainable lifestyle from recycling right to simple lawn care. There will be an online registration form for this program. For ages 16+
“Women Who Dared”
Saturday, August 1
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Cristabel and Emmeline Pankhurst, Susan B. Anthony, Emma Davisson, Elisabeth Cady Stanton; some names you may recognize, others you may not. In this program Jessica Michna appears as …HERSELF! You will learn of these and other women (and men) who championed the cause of women’s suffrage in this country and overseas in the late 19th and early 20th century. You will learn of the protests, jailings, victories and defeats culminating with the signature of President Woodrow Wilson that would forever give women the right to vote.
February’s book is “The Art of Racing in the Rain” by
|Alice Baker Book Club at Goodreads
Talk about group reading selections or about your own favorites. Please join us for book talk at Goodreads. This group discusses book selections, reads, and then discusses online. Don’t miss out! Set up your profile at Goodreads, and join in on the conversation.