Events for Adults

All events are free; some events require registration. For more information, call the library at 262-246-5181.

All library events have been cancelled until further notice. Please call the library at 262-246-5181 if you have any questions!


Fiber Arts Group *NEW!*

Last Thursday of Every Month, 6:00-7:45 PM
Apr 30, May 28, June 25, July 30

Do you enjoy knitting, crocheting, spinning, weaving, or other fiber arts? Join our friendly fiber arts group! We meet once a month to work on and share personal and community projects, have demonstrations to improve our skills or learn new ones, and enjoy lively conversation. All skill levels are welcome, bring along a project to work on and make some new friends!




Make It! @ the Library


Materials for each of these FREE programs are limited and registration is required (registration date listed with each event description). These programs are open to adults and teens. Please stop by or call the library to register.


Wednesday, April 22, 6-7:30 PM – Beeswax Wrap (Registration begins 4/1)




Grow Strong Readers

Parents and Caregivers

April 6, April 27

6:30-7:45 PM

What is the buzz about early literacy? How can you best help your kids become strong readers? Learn the answers and more by attending one or all four sessions of our Grow Strong Readers series for parents and caregivers of babies and young children. Refreshments will be served.

Registration required. Call 262-246-5182 or visit the Children’s Reference Desk to register.



Night Never Forgotten with Jim Gibbons

Wednesday, April 15, 7:00 PM

Jim Gibbons will give details of the night of April 14, 1912 when over 1,500 people lost their lives in one of the deadliest peacetime maritime disasters in history. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.





Gale Courses

6 week courses begin: March 18, April 15, May 13


Enjoy a Beginning Writer’s Workshop, learn the secrets of Better Photography, Discover Sign Language, learn how to Play the Guitar – AND MORE!
Pauline Haass Public Library and the Bridges Library System offer a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led FREE courses that you can take entirely online through Gale Courses. As a library card holder, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks, work at your own pace, and new sessions begin every month. Browse the catalog of classes HERE!



Past Events

Looking for instructions from past Make It! classes? Here are a few of our recent favorites:

February 2020 – Cactus Rock Painting
January 2020 – Mini Barn Quilts
August 2019 – Mandala Stone Painting
February 2019 – String Art Instructions
March 2019 – Branch Weaving