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Updated Feb. 22, 2018
 
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Book to Art Club, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Milwaukee Public Library -  East Branch, 2320 N. Cramer St., Milwaukee. Each month the club will read a selected novel, then work on an art project inspired by the story. February: “Swing Time” by Zadie Smith. Space is limited; register at 414-286-3011.  

Used Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 3 (half price) and noon to 4 p.m. March 4 ($5 a bag), Elm Grove Library, 13600 Juneau Blvd., Elm Grove. More than 20,000 items, most $1 to $2. Books for all ages, CDs and DVDs, and a large selection of vinyl. Plus a Collectors’ Table of rare and unique items individually priced. FriendsofElmGroveLibrary.org.  

Spring Used Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 3, Milwaukee Public Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Used book sale featuring books, cookbooks, sheet music, comics, magazines, audio books and maps. Admission is free. Anodyne Coffee and other refreshments for sale. Friends members may enter 30 minutes before the public with current membership card. All proceeds from the sale benefit the library.

Writer’s Night, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Thursday of the month, Franklin Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin. Contact volunteer Kay E. Evenson at 414-630-9264. All are welcome; open to the public. Bring a portion of your writings for a critique.  

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 www.halescornerslibrary.org.

The Creative Writing Collective, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee.

Forest Ridge Book Discussion: “The Nest” by Cynthia D’Aprix Seeney, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 13, Forest Ridge Senior Community, 11077 W. Forest Home Ave., Hales Corners. Librarian-led discussion. Call Hales Corners Public Library Adult Services librarian Eric Branske (414-529-6150 ext. 15) to sign up for the session and reserve a library copy.  

Tuesday Evening Book Discussion: “A Passage to India” by E.M. Forster, 6:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Feb. 13, Hales Corners Public Library, 5885 S. 16th St., Hales Corners. Reserve a copy by calling 414-529-6150.  

Talking About Books discussion: “One Second After” by William Forstchen, 7 p.m. Feb. 13, Brookfield Public Library, 1900 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. Copies are at the circulation desk for checkout. 262-782-4140, option 1.

Writer’s Night, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Thursday of the month, Franklin Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin. Contact volunteer Kay E. Evenson at 414-630-9264. All are welcome; open to the public. Bring a portion of your writings for a critique.

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 www.halescornerslibrary.org.

The Creative Writing Collective, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Milwaukee Public Library — Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee.

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 www.halescornerslibrary.org.

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 www.writersinc.writernetwork.com.

Waukesha 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 www.chapteraday.com/library/muskego.

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
www.waukesha.
lib.wi.us.

Patent Searching 101, business librarians teach a seven-step strategy, noon to 1:30 p.m. fourth Thursday of the month, second-floor Krikelas Room of Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Free.

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.

Tour Historic Central Library, 11 a.m. each Saturday, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Free tours. Meet in the rotunda.

Muskego Writers Workshop, 7 p.m. fourth Thursday of the month, Muskego Public Library, S73-W16663 Janesville Road, Muskego. 262 927-2102.

 










 










 

 
 
 

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