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.
New Sip and Swipe Café®
Are you an older adult who would like to learn tablet technology so you can use online resources and also enjoy a beverage? In a series of 4 sessions, the program will teach basic tablet and Internet skills. This program is designed for people who have little or no experience using computers in general, and the tablet computer specifically. This program is provided at no cost through a generous grant from the Bader Philanthropies to the national nonprofit, Generations on Line®. Tablets will be provided for training sessions. Please call the library at 262-594-2800 to register.
Friday Morning Coffee Hour
Friday Morning Coffee Hour is from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. on Fridays.
F.A.B.L.E. Book Sale
The Friends of the Alice Baker Library in Eagle will have a Book Sale in the library from Monday, September 18 – Friday, September 22. All books will sell for $2 a bag until there are no longer any books. Proceeds are used to support the Alice Baker Library. F.A.B.L.E. is a 501(c)(3) organization.
Walgreens of Mukwonago Flu Shot Clinic
Tuesday, October 3
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Get your flu shot for 7 years old and older. Most insurances will be accepted, including Medicare. Forms available soon at the library, in English and Spanish, may be filled out in advance.
Monday, October 23
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
An African-American woman becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s. Based on the book written by Rebecca Skloot.
Thursday, November 2
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Amy E. Reichert will talk about her books , answer questions, and sign books. She is the author of The Simplicity of Cider, Luck, Love and Lemon Pie, and The Coincidence of Coconut Cake. Light refreshments will be available.
Jessica Michna presents “Helen Keller: A Life Nearly Lost”
Sunday, November 12
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The ever-popular Jessica Michna returns to Eagle to present her portrayal of the life of Helen Keller, the first blind, deaf woman to receive her Bachelor of Arts degree. Jessica’s presentations never fail to entertain and enlighten her audience as her powerful biographical performances bring women from the past to life. Mark your calendar for a performance you won’t want to miss.
Friday, December 22
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
The Baboushka Babes will be performing in the library. Light refreshments will be available.
Knit and Lit
|This month’s book is “The Knitting Diaries” by Debbie Macomber.|
Cooks and Books
This month’s book is “The Immortals” by Jordanna Max Brodsky. The food theme is: Greek food. Please sign up at the library in advance. There is a limit of 15 people.
|October’s book is “The Rules Do Not Apply” by Ariel Levy. The food theme is: potluck. Please sign up at the library in advance. There is a limit of 15 people.|
|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.