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.
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.
Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
July 5, 12, 19, and 26
Alice Baker Library Photo Contest
June 2 – August 17 at 5 p.m.
Please stop in the library to pick up an entry form and the contest rules.
Milwaukee Artist Trading Card Program and Meeting
Saturday, June 23
11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
ATC show & tell/make & take event for the public
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
ATC live trade & meeting
Suggested themes:”Favorite Colors” or “Monochromatic”. Open to trading all types of themes/media as long as they’re 2.5” x 3.5”-ish)
Eagle Farmers’ Market
Mondays from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Eagle Municipal Building Parking Lot
June 25, July 9 & 23, August 13 & 27, September 10
Free Vendor Spots. Register @ the library.
*Stories Under the Trees at 5:00 p.m.
Serbian Dance Demo
Wednesday, June 27
Retired local dancer Sue Davis will share the music, costumes and dance of her heritage. Everyone is encouraged to try a few steps! For all ages.
Friday, July 6
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Play card and board games with friends! From classics like Scrabble to hits like Settlers of Catan — or bring your own!
For adults 18 and up.
Route 66 – America’s Main Street
Tuesday, July 17
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Take a ride on America’s most famous highway, Route 66. Folk singer and humorist, Craig Siemsen, will explore the 2,448 miles of songs, stories, legends, and humor of Route 66. Often called Blue Highways, our two lane roads were once the backbone of an emerging country. This program offers a little history and a lot of fun!
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center’s Raptor Program
Saturday, July 21
*Eagle Nature Trail and Amphitheather
All ages are welcome to enjoy birds in a natural setting! Perfect for all ages! Meet and watch four of the 13 ambassador birds of prey in the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center’s Raptor Program! Will you meet Aero the kestrel? Athena the owl? Dory the owl? Glory the eagle? Nicco the hawk? Will be held in the Eagle Municipal Building in case of inclement weather.
Monday, July 30
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Discover how Wisconsin’s landscape has evolved through time and what geology can tell us about our state’s past.Participants will get a chance to examine real fossils and use them to determine how Wisconsin’s geography has changed over millions of years. For 1st graders and older. 30 participants allowed. Please register in advance with the library. MPM and KOHL’S on the Move.
Introduction to Instant Pot Cooking
Monday, August 20 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
The Basics of Aromatherapy and Essential Oils
Wednesday, August 22
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Presented by Polly Schellinger, The Healing Place Farm in Sussex
Photo Contest Reception
Friday, August 24
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
All ages welcome.
Cooks and Books
“Nineteen Minutes” by Jodi Picoult. Pre-registration is required. There are 15 spots available. Please bring a dish to pass. The food theme is: faux food.
|Alice Baker Book Club at Goodreads
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