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We’ve got six movies for your viewing pleasure in July. As always, all movies shown at the library are free and open to the public. Moviegoers may bring their own snacks and beverages (covered, please). Seating is limited. The room will open 45 minutes before show time. Please be advised that movie ratings vary, and some movies are not suitable for all audiences.

The Lego Batman Movie poster

The LEGO Batman Movie (2017)

PG | 1h 44min | Animation, Action, Adventure

In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble LEGO Batman stars in his own big screen adventure.

Wednesday, July 12, at 6:30 PM

Find The LEGO Batman Movie in our catalog!


Loving movie poster

Loving (2016)

PG-13 l 2h 3min l Biography, Drama, Romance

Starring: Ruth Negga and Joel Edgerton. Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, challenge the anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia which leads to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court. Directed by Jeff Nichols.

Tuesday, July 18, at 2:15 PM
Thursday, July 20, at 6:15 PM

Find Loving in our catalog!


Pride and Prejudice movie poster

Pride and Prejudice (2005)

PG l 2h 9min l Drama, Romance

Starring: Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyen. Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice? Directed by Joe Wright.

Wednesday, July 19, at 6:15 PM

Find Pride and Prejudice in our catalog!


The Great Wall movie poster

The Great Wall (2017)

PG-13 l 1h 43min l Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Starring: Matt Damon and Willem Dafoe. European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures. Directed by Yimou Zhang.

Tuesday, July 18, at 6:15 PM
Thursday, July 20, at 2:15 PM

Find The Great Wall in our catalog!


The 5th Wave movie poster

The 5th Wave (2016)

PG-13 | 1h 52min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Starring: Chloe Grace Moretz, Matthew Zuk, and Gabriela Lopez. Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. Based on the book by Rick Yancey. Directed by J. Blakeson.

Tuesday, July 25, at 2:15 PM

Find The 5th Wave in our catalog!


Beauty and the Beast movie poster

Beauty & the Beast (2017)

PG | 2h 9min | Family, Fantasy, Musical

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs.

Wednesday, July 26, at 6:30 PM

Find Beauty & the Beast in our catalog!

All movies shown at the library are free and open to the public. Moviegoers may bring their own snacks and beverages (covered, please). Seating is limited. The room will open 45 minutes before show time. Please be advised that movie ratings vary, and some movies are not suitable for all audiences.

Boards from the history of Menomonee Falls exhibit


This year, Menomonee Falls is celebrating the 125th anniversary of its incorporation as a village. The Library will host a display of photographs and a timeline commemorating the rich history of our community. This exhibit will be available for viewing near the Circulation Desk on the first floor of the Library starting in late May and running through the end of June. Please stop in for a look.

Greatl Lakes Small Streams logoWisconsin has a sweet spot for Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, and every little lake and stream. We use our water for drinking, swimming, fishing, traveling, and showering. But, what do we really know about our water supply?

From Monday, June 19 to Saturday, July 1 the Menomonee Falls Public Library will welcome the Wisconsin Historical Society exhibit Great Lakes Small Streams: How Water Shapes Wisconsin. It will explore the state’s long relationship with water and the impact we have had on our waterways.

Trolls movie poster

Trolls (2016)

PG | 1h 32min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

Wednesday, June 14, at 6:30 PM

Find Trolls in our catalog!


A Dog's Purpose

A Dog’s Purpose (2017)

PG l 1h 40 min l Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Starring: K. J. Apa and Dennis Quaid. A dog looks to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes and owners. Directed by Lasse Hallstrom.

Tuesday, June 20, at 2:15 PM
Thursday, June 22, at 6:15 PM

Find A Dog’s Purpose in our catalog!


Collateral Beauty

Collateral Beauty (2016)

PG-13 l 1h 37min l Drama, Romance

Starring: Will Smith and Edward Norton. Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty. Directed by David Frankel.

Tuesday, June 20, 6:15 PM
Thursday, June 22, 2:15 PM

Find Collateral Beauty in our catalog!


Doctor Strange movie poster

Doctor Strange (2016)

PG-13 | 1h 55min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Rachel McAdams. While on a journey of physical and spiritual healing, a brilliant neurosurgeon is drawn into the world of the mystical arts. Directed by Scott Derrickson.

Tuesday, June 27, at 2:15 PM

Find Doctor Strange in our catalog!


Rock Dog movie poster

Rock Dog (2016)

PG | 1h 30min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events.

Wednesday, June 28, at 6:30 PM

Find Rock Dog in our catalog!

All movies shown at the library are free and open to the public. Moviegoers may bring their own snacks and beverages (covered, please). Seating is limited: we recommend arriving early. Please be advised that movie ratings vary, and some movies are not suitable for all audiences.

Job applications are accepted year round for Library Page One and Library Page Two positions. Click here to download an application with supplemental sheet.

We currently are seeking applicants to fill positions that will open at the end of summer 2017. Priority will be given to applications received on or before June 23, 2017.

All Library positions are for year round employment. You must be at least 16 years old, and be able to obtain a work permit if required.

Library Page One

12 hours per week: one to three nights 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM and rotating Saturdays 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Duties include: performing tasks that support the Circulation department of the library; primarily sorting and shelving library materials.

Library Page Two

12-16 hours per week: one to three nights 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM and rotating Saturdays 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Duties include: performing tasks that support the Circulation department of the library including circulation desk duties and regularly interacting with the public.

The application with its supplemental sheet can be returned to the Circulation Desk in the lobby during regular business hours or emailed to the Library Business Manager.

If you have any questions you may email or call 262-532-8930.