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.
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.
DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS ALL PROGRAMMING HAS BEEN CANCELLED FROM MARCH 18 THROUGH APRIL 6.
Games @ Eagle Library/Open Tabletop Play – CANCELLED
Friday, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
For gamers of all ages
Gambit Games for Adults – CANCELLED
Friday, 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Open tabletop gaming. Pizza will be available.
F.A.B.L.E. Book Sale WILL BE POSTPONED
Books will be on sale Monday, April 6 (9 am – 8 pm), Tuesday, April 7 (*8 am – 8 pm and on Wednesday, April 8 (9 am – 5 pm). Wednesday will be $2 a bag day. All proceeds are used to support the Alice Baker Library.
The Classics Revisited program scheduled for March 19 has been canceled and there is no date set yet for the next program.
Instant Pot: Irish Cooking – CANCELLED
Monday, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
We’ll be talking about instant pot cooking and tasting Irish stew and corned beef and cabbage. There will be time for questions and answers. 16 spots!
Please register with the library at 262-594-2800.
Family Movie – CANCELLED
Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. –
Bring your pillow. We will provide snacks.
Mini Golf in the Library – CANCELLED
Friday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Come for a “Hole” lot of family fun! Enjoy snacks while playing through our mini golf course made with fun surprises.
Home Makeover: Green Edition – CANCELLED
Tuesday, 6:00 – 6:45 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. For ages 16+ Please register by Sunday, March 27 at: www.waukeshacounty.gov/workshops.
Adult DIY: Paper Flowers – CANCELLED
Thursday, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Try folding paper to make a beautiful bouquet of spring flowers. 20 person limit. Please register with the library.
Hook, Line and Sinker
Monday, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Learn where to fish in Eagle/Waukesha County/Jefferson County or in the state of Wisconsin and what kind of bait to use for which species. Presented by Benjamin Heussner, Fisheries Biologist, Wisconsin DNR.
Hope, Healing, and Empowerment after Suicide Loss – with R. Jade McAuliffe, coach, poet, and bestselling author of Wake Me from the NIGHTMARE.
Wednesday, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
As founder of No Parameters LLC, an organization created to heal and empower women after trauma and loss, Jade McAuliffe believes in limitless living and the tenacity of the human spirit. After losing her sister to suicide the summer of 2015, Jade’s sense of self and safety were completely shattered, but her healing journey brought unexpected joy and a new view of life after loss. Join Jade as she shares her poetry and stories of love, hope, and awakening after decades of darkness and doubt.
Wednesday, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Are you or a loved one turning 65 this year? Confused about your Medicare options? Unbiased, objective information from the Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc., and Aging & Disability Resource Center of Waukesha County (ADRC).
“A Pabst Mansion View”
Wednesday, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
The Pabst name is well known in Milwaukee and the Pabst Mansion is certainly one of Milwaukee’s Victorian jewels.The program presents the world of Captain Frederick Pabst at the turn of the century. It focuses on his family, his beer, and, or course the Pabst Mansion itself. The virtual tour includes rarely seen photos and information.
“Women Who Dared”
Saturday, 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.
March’s book is “Aunt Dimity & the Heart of Gold” 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.