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Updated August 27, 2015
 
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BYOD: 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.  

Celebrity 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 or 262-446-0284.  

Third 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  anelson@wilson-center.com or 262-373-5033.    

Welcome 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 and 414-286-3663.  

Poet Andrea Gibson, 8 p.m. Nov. 20, The Back Room @ Colectivo (Prospect Cafe), 2211 N. Prospect Road, Milwaukee. $15. www.pabsttheater.org or 414-286-3663.

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.

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.

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.

Muskego Writers 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. 262-446-0284 or www.allwritersworkshop.com.









 










 

 


 
 
 

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