Excite Your Mind with Upcoming Events
Sat, Jan 20th
Jeff Aikin and Tom Fehring will be our speakers this month. They will be discussing their new book Historic Whitefish Bay: A Celebration of Architecture and Character.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon, Jan 22nd
Can you repair a spaceship? Find shelter on a remote planet? Survive on freeze dried food? Come to this program and test your skills.
"Obroni and the Chocolate Factory"
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue, Jan 23rd
Obroni and the Chocolate Factory: An Unlikely Story of Globalization and Ghana’s First Gourmet Chocolate Bar is a David vs. Goliath tale of entrepreneurial daring, corporate intrigue, an spirited argument for globalism done right, and a peek behind the secretive world of international cocoa and chocolate production.
From our Blog
January 10, 2018
Each year teens around Milwaukee County vote for their favorite book from a list of 15 nominees, the winner wins the Milwaukee County Teen Book Award. The MCTBA was created to promote teen reading and literature by highlighting books published for teens of both quality and appeal.
January 4, 2018
Recently I have been reviewing the Whitefish Bay Public Library’s picture book collection focusing on books by and about Native Americans/First Nations. Unfortunately, many of the books reinforced stereotypes of Native Americans and many more told native stories inaccurately and disrespectfully. So, I would like to share this list of picture books written by Native American writers that we have in our collection.