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Sunday April 1

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CLOSED All Day

Sun, Apr 1

CLOSED

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Monday April 2

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Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Mon, Apr 2

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Meet Up Monday 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Mon, Apr 2

Meet Up Monday

Story Time Room

Our monthly teen drop-in after school program. Open to teens 12-up. May be held in the Storytime Room or Teen Area.  

Location: Story Time Room

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Tuesday April 3

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One Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Tue, Apr 3

One Step Storytime

This storytime is perfect for toddlers: lots of movement, bounces, and an engaging story. Each storytime ends with a 15 minute playtime. 12mo-23mo. Registration required.

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PreSchool Storytime 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Tue, Apr 3

PreSchool Storytime

This storytime is for our inquisitive preschoolers. Listen to fun stories and songs with an occasional STEAM project! 3yo-5yo. Registration required.

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Library Board Meeting 7:00 pm

Tue, Apr 3

Library Board Meeting

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Wednesday April 4

4

Friends Writing Contest Reception 6:30 pm

Wed, Apr 4

Friends Writing Contest Reception

Friends of the Whitefish Bay Library Writing Contest Reception is open to the public. Winners of the contest will be on hand to reading their pieces. Winners are listed here.

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Thursday April 5

5

Two Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Thu, Apr 5

Two Step Storytime

Enjoy 30 minutes of captivating stories with lots of music, bounces, and fingerplays to keep your 2-year-old engaged and learning! 24mo-36mo. Registration required.

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Friday April 6

6

Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Fri, Apr 6

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Saturday April 7

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Sunday April 8

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Monday April 9

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Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Mon, Apr 9

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Tuesday April 10

10

One Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Tue, Apr 10

One Step Storytime

This storytime is perfect for toddlers: lots of movement, bounces, and an engaging story. Each storytime ends with a 15 minute playtime. 12mo-23mo. Registration required.

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PreSchool Storytime 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Tue, Apr 10

PreSchool Storytime

This storytime is for our inquisitive preschoolers. Listen to fun stories and songs with an occasional STEAM project! 3yo-5yo. Registration required.

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Wednesday April 11

11

Cancelled: Paper Engineering: 3D Faces 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Wed, Apr 11

Cancelled: Paper Engineering: 3D Faces

Be a paper engineer!  Create your self portrait with paper and some creativity and science.  Grades 3rd-5th.  Registration begins April 1st.

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Thursday April 12

12

Two Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Thu, Apr 12

Two Step Storytime

Enjoy 30 minutes of captivating stories with lots of music, bounces, and fingerplays to keep your 2-year-old engaged and learning! 24mo-36mo. Registration required.

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Friday April 13

13

Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Fri, Apr 13

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Saturday April 14

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Sunday April 15

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Monday April 16

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Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Mon, Apr 16

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Discovery Time: Penguin Science 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Mon, Apr 16

Discovery Time: Penguin Science

We’ll read stories about penguins and learn how they stay warm and dry at this exciting hands-on science storytime! Grades K4-K5.  Registration begins April 1st.

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Tuesday April 17

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One Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Tue, Apr 17

One Step Storytime

This storytime is perfect for toddlers: lots of movement, bounces, and an engaging story. Each storytime ends with a 15 minute playtime. 12mo-23mo. Registration required.

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PreSchool Storytime 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Tue, Apr 17

PreSchool Storytime

This storytime is for our inquisitive preschoolers. Listen to fun stories and songs with an occasional STEAM project! 3yo-5yo. Registration required.

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Whitefish Bay TALKS: Thousand-Miler: Adventures Hiking the Ice Age Trail 6:30 pm

Tue, Apr 17

Whitefish Bay TALKS: Thousand-Miler: Adventures Hiking the Ice Age Trail

Melanie Radzicki McManus, author of the memoir Thousand-Miler: Adventures Hiking the Ice Age Trail (Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2017), will talk about her record-setting trek along the 1,100-mile Ice Age National Scenic Trail. She will also speak about the trail and its development — it's one of just 11 National Scenic Trails nationwide — and about the various successful strategies other thousand-milers have used in their hikes.

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Wednesday April 18

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Art in Action: Story Quilts 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Wed, Apr 18

Art in Action: Story Quilts

Art doesn’t have to be just a painting or a sculpture- anything can be turned into art! This month we’ll be looking at the story quilts of black artist and author Faith Ringgold, and what art and storytelling can mean for communities of people. Grades 2nd-5th.  Registration begins April 1st.

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Friends of Whitefish Bay Library Meeting 6:30 pm

Wed, Apr 18

Friends of Whitefish Bay Library Meeting

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Thursday April 19

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Two Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Thu, Apr 19

Two Step Storytime

Enjoy 30 minutes of captivating stories with lots of music, bounces, and fingerplays to keep your 2-year-old engaged and learning! 24mo-36mo. Registration required.

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Friday April 20

20

Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Fri, Apr 20

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Saturday April 21

21

Loose Parts Storytime 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sat, Apr 21

Loose Parts Storytime

Join us for stories and songs and a special "loose parts" playtime.  What are loose parts?  They're open ended materials with endless possibilities for play. Ages 2-5 (younger siblings are welcome with an adult caregiver.)

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Sunday April 22

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Monday April 23

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Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Mon, Apr 23

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Tuesday April 24

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One Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Tue, Apr 24

One Step Storytime

This storytime is perfect for toddlers: lots of movement, bounces, and an engaging story. Each storytime ends with a 15 minute playtime. 12mo-23mo. Registration required.

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PreSchool Storytime 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Tue, Apr 24

PreSchool Storytime

This storytime is for our inquisitive preschoolers. Listen to fun stories and songs with an occasional STEAM project! 3yo-5yo. Registration required.

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Wednesday April 25

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Author Wes Manko 6:30 pm

Wed, Apr 25

Author Wes Manko

Your Best Defense:  Smart Strategies for Staying Safe provides practical advice and tips for people of any age on how to avoid and or deal with potential of episodes of violence that mark everyday life.  Chapters cover everything from keeping your child safe, dealing with bullies, preventing sexual assault in and out of college, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse and other situations.  This book does not deal with the applications of pyhsical self-defnese tactics but rather how to apply knowledge to minimize or eliminate the potential of violence.

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Thursday April 26

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Two Step Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Thu, Apr 26

Two Step Storytime

Enjoy 30 minutes of captivating stories with lots of music, bounces, and fingerplays to keep your 2-year-old engaged and learning! 24mo-36mo. Registration required.

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Science Explorers: Circus Bridges 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thu, Apr 26

Science Explorers: Circus Bridges

Learn the story of the Brooklyn Bridge and engineer your own bridge that can support 21 circus animals! Grades 1st-2nd.  Registration begins April 1st.  

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Friday April 27

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Walk-In Storytime 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Fri, Apr 27

Walk-In Storytime

This all ages storytime does not require registration. Drop-in for stories, songs, and more!

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Tea Time Book Club 12:00 pm

Fri, Apr 27

Tea Time Book Club

Our Tea Time Book Club meets once a month and is led by Library Director Nyama Reed. This month we're reading Lab Girl by Hope Jahren.

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Saturday April 28

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Sunday April 29

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Monday April 30

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