Bring your own device, such as a tablet, Kindle, Nook and other similar
device along with a library card for help setting up a library account to
download free books, music and magazines, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. every
Wednesday in September, at the Milwaukee Library’s East Branch, 2320 N.
Cramer St., Milwaukee.
Saturday with Margaret Rozga: “Writing Ekphrastic Poems,” from 9 a.m. to
2 p.m. Sept. 12, at AllWriters’ Workplace and Workshop, 234 Brook St.,
Unit 2, Waukesha. $85. It includes catered lunch. www.allwritersworkshop.com
annual Literary Luncheon, former first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy
portrayed by Leslie Goddard, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 27, the Sharon Lynne
Wilson Center for the Arts, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. Portrayal
inspired by the books “Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life
with John F. Kennedy” (Caroline Kennedy and Michael Beschloss, 2011) and
“America’s Queen: The Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis” (Sarah
Bradford, 2001), benefitting arts education. Author level seating is $1,000
for a table of 10 or $100 person; editor level seating is $1,000 for a table
of 10 or $60 per person. Contact: Amber Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org
to Night Vale: A Conversation with the authors Joseph Fink and Jeffrey
Cranor, 8 p.m. Nov. 10, Turner Hall, 1040 N. Fourth St., Milwaukee. $22.50. www.pabsttheater.org
Andrea Gibson, 8 p.m. Nov. 20, The Back Room @ Colectivo (Prospect Cafe),
2211 N. Prospect Road, Milwaukee. $15. www.pabsttheater.org
Tuesday evening book
group, 6:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Hales Corners
Public Library, 5885 S. 116th St. 414-529-6150 or
Forest Ridge book group,
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Hales Corners Public
Library, 5885 S. 116th St. 414-529-6150 or
Writers Ink, 7 p.m.
first and third Mondays of the month for critiquing for publication,
workshops and writing-related speakers, 4702 S. Packard Ave., Cudahy.
414-744-9644 or visit
Writers’ Workshop, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. third Monday of each month,
Brookfield Highlands Senior Apartments, 20825 George Hunt Circle, Town of
Brookfield. 262- 679-0862.
“Great Lives” Biography
Book club, 1 p.m. fourth Monday of the month, Brookfield Public Library,
1900 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. 262-782-4140.
Mystery book discussion
group, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. second Monday of the month, New Berlin Public
Library, 15105 Library Lane, New Berlin. 262- 785-4980.
Muskego Public Library,
online book clubs, Mondays through Fridays, sent via email, sign up at
Armchair Travel Book
Club, 10 a.m. third Tuesday of the month, Brookfield Public Library, 1900 N.
Calhoun Road, Brookfield. 262-782-4140.
It’s All Elementary
Mystery Book Club, 7 p.m. second Tuesday of the month, Brookfield Public
Library, 1900 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. 262-782-4140.
Writers’ Roundtable, 1
p.m. to 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Redbird Writing Studios,
3195 S. Superior St., Milwaukee. 414-481-3029.
Browsing and Reading
Society adult book group, 7 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Muskego
Public Library, S73-W16663 Janesville Road, Muskego. 262-971-2102.
Chapter One Writers
Group, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, Martha
Merrell’s Books, 231 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-662-4834.
Book discussion group, 7
p.m. first and third Wednesdays of the month, Waukesha Public Library, 321
Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. 262-524-3682 or visit
Adult book discussion group, 7 p.m. third Wednesday of the month, New Berlin
Public Library, 15105 Library Lane, New Berlin. 262-785-4980.
Preschool story hour,
9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. every second Tuesday of the month, Alice Baker
Memorial Public Library, 820 E. Main St., Eagle. 262- 594-2800.
Talking About Books,
7:30 p.m. first Thursday of the month, Brookfield Public Library, 1900 N.
Calhoun Road, Brookfield. 262-782-4140.
Workshop,7 p.m. fourth Thursday of the month, Muskego Public Library,
S73-W16663 Janesville Road, Muskego. 262-927-2102.
Margaret Rozga, 8:30
a.m. to 2 p.m. July 19, AllWriters’ Workshop, 234 Brook St., Waukesha. $85.