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Monday January 1

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CLOSED All Day

Mon, Jan 1

CLOSED

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Tuesday January 1

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Wednesday January 1

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Thursday January 1

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Saturday January 1

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Sunday January 1

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Monday January 1

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Tuesday January 1

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Library Board Meeting 7:00 pm

Tue, Jan 9

Library Board Meeting

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Wednesday January 1

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Thursday January 1

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Friday January 1

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Saturday January 1

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

Sat, Jan 13

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 January 1

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Monday January 1

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

Mon, Jan 15

Walk-In Storytime

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

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Tuesday January 1

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

Tue, Jan 16

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, Jan 16

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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Coding for Kids: Sphero 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tue, Jan 16

Coding for Kids: Sphero

Miss Valerie will design an awesome maze, and it's up to you to code the Sphero robot to navigate it!  Who will get the best time?   Grades 3rd-5th.  Register today.

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Wednesday January 1

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Friends of Whitefish Bay Library Meeting 6:30 pm

Wed, Jan 17

Friends of Whitefish Bay Library Meeting

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Thursday January 1

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

Thu, Jan 18

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 January 1

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

Fri, Jan 19

Walk-In Storytime

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

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Half Day: Candy Olympics 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fri, Jan 19

Half Day: Candy Olympics

Get ready for this year's winter Olympics with our very own Candy Olympics! Grades 6th and up.  

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Saturday January 1

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Box Party 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sat, Jan 20

Box Party

Who needs toys when you can play with a box?  Join us for imaginative play in a room filled with empty boxes of all sizes!  All ages.  No registration required.

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O'Baird "Festival of Reading" Discovery 7:44 pm

Sat, Jan 20

O'Baird "Festival of Reading" Discovery

WFBPL

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. 

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Sunday January 1

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Monday January 1

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

Mon, Jan 22

Walk-In Storytime

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

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Discovery Time: Space Exploration 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Mon, Jan 22

Discovery Time: Space Exploration

Can you repair a spaceship? Find shelter on a remote planet?  Survive on freeze dried food?  Come to this program and test your skills.   K4-2nd grade.

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Tuesday January 1

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

Tue, Jan 23

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, Jan 23

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 with Steven Wallace 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Tue, Jan 23

Whitefish Bay TALKS with Steven Wallace

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.   

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Wednesday January 1

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Art in Action: Abstract Art 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Wed, Jan 24

Art in Action: Abstract Art

Abstract art: what is it?  And what does it mean?  Join Miss Emma for another round of "Art in Action!" Grades 2nd-5th.

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Thursday January 1

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

Thu, Jan 25

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 January 1

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

Fri, Jan 26

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, Jan 26

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 the Man Booker Prize winning novel Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders. 

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Saturday January 1

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Sunday January 1

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Monday January 1

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

Mon, Jan 29

Walk-In Storytime

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

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Tuesday January 1

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

Tue, Jan 30

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, Jan 30

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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Candy Sushi 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tue, Jan 30

Candy Sushi

Story Time Room

​Put on your chef’s hat and make some sushi with candy!  Supplies provided.

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Author Nick Petrie 6:30 pm

Tue, Jan 30

Author Nick Petrie

Author Nick Petrie returns to the library to celebrate the release of Light It Up, his 3rd book in the Peter Ash series. Boswell will be on hand selling copies of Nick's books. 

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Wednesday January 1

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