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Adults

Why should kids have all the fun? We've got entertaining and educational activities for adults happening year round! We've got a daytime book club, a monthly speaker series called Whitefish Bay TALKS, and more! Excite your mind with these upcoming programs.

We also have a huge collection of materials in all formats for your browsing pleasure including over 130 print magazines. Still need something to read but can't make it to the libray? Download e-books on your device from the library using the app Libby.

Looking for your next favorite read? Browse our booklists and you'll be sure to find a book to fit your fancy. 


Need some quiet space to write the next great American novel, study for that exam, or have a small business meeting? Check out our rooms for public use.

Did your home printer run out of ink? Do you need a computer to do some genealogy research or just check your email? We've got the computers and printers available.
 

We also have lots of suggestions in our weekly blog.


Want something a little more personal? Get some reading recommendations hand picked just for you from our librarians. 

Browse our Tea Time Book Club titles and see a list of previously read books.


Looking for something to do outside of the house? Check out our community page to find out about happenings around the neighborhood. 


 

Book Club Books

Book Club Books

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The End of Your Life Book Club
by Will Schwalbe

The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her life comes to a close.

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Today Will Be Different
by Maria Semple

Eleanor knows she's a mess. But today, she will tackle the little things. She will shower and get dressed. She will have her poetry and yoga lessons after dropping off her son, Timby. She won't swear. She will initiate sex with her husband, Joe. But befor

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The Underground Railroad
by Colson Whitehead

Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being

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The Destiny Of The Republic : A Tale Of Madness, Medicine, And The Murder Of A President
by Candice Millard

A narrative account of the twentieth president's political career offers insight into his background as a scholar and Civil War hero, his battles against the corrupt establishment, and Alexander Graham Bell's failed attempt to save him from an assassin's

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The Sympathizer
by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Follows a Viet Cong agent as he spies on a South Vietnamese army general and his compatriots as they start a new life in 1975 Los Angeles.

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