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Book Sale
Thursday, April 27, 5:00 – 8:00 PM (NEW HOURS)
Friday, April 28, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Saturday, April 29, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Thursday is PATRON DAY! Present your Menomonee Falls, Bridges or CAFÉ library card and get 1 book free!

Our BAG SALE is on Saturday, 12:00 – 3:00PM. Fill a bag for $5.00. Bags will be provided.

Donations of paper grocery bags are appreciated! Drop bags off at the circulation desk until April 24.

The story of Edgar Allan Poe will be told at the Library on Saturday, April 1, at 2:30 PM. Entertainer William Pack will explore the tragic life of the poet with a PowerPoint slide show interspersed with biographical information and some of Edgar’s poems and stories. This show will be an experience that audiences will not forget and is best suited for teens and adults.

The Essential Edgar Allan Poe

The library now offers Mobile Printing. Use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library’s printers from anywhere. Simply submit documents for printing and come to the library to release and pick up your document. Click here for instructions, or ask for assistance at the library.

Corey GollaThe Library is pleased to welcome Corey Golla to the Library Board.

Corey is serving his first year as the Director of Curriculum and Learning in the School District of Menomonee Falls. Prior to this position, he served as the principal at Menomonee Falls High School for the past four years. He began his career in education in the Elmbrook School District where he taught middle and high school Social Studies and then served as the Activities Director at Brookfield East High School.

Corey earned his Bachelor of Science in Political Science and History from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in 1993 and his teaching credentials shortly thereafter. He later earned a Master of Science in Educational Leadership from Marian College. Corey enjoys the outdoors and is an avid reader. He considers his illustrated first edition of Steinbeck’s The Pearl as one of his prize possessions. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Jody. They have two sons, Dylan and Jackson.

generationsAre you interested in genealogy but don’t know where to start with it all?  Can’t seem to find the time to work on your family history?

Generations is a group of people in and around Menomonee Falls who are interested in their family history and sharing family stories. Each month join us for an informative program followed by time for discussion and working on your personal family tree.  Ellen Rohr, genealogist, will be on hand to answer questions and help break down those brick walls.

Thursday, August 25 – 6:30-8:00 pm – Library Computer Lab
Genealogy: Where to Begin — Recorded webinar presented by Lori Bessler of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Topic covers basic information to help you start your family tree research.
No Registration required.

Thursday,  September 22 – 6:30-8:00 pm – Library Computer Lab
Presentation by Ellen Rohr showing various resources for newspaper research.
Limit 12 Please register at the Adult Reference Desk or call 262-532-8920.

Thursday, October 27 –6:30-8:00 pm – Library Computer Lab
Learn how to navigate and use the records database at FamilySearch, a free resource for genealogy data. Lori Bessler from the Wisconsin Historical Society will be presenting the recorded webinar.
Limit 12 Please register at the Adult Reference Desk or call 262-532-8920.

Thursday, December 1 –6:30-8:00 pm – Library Computer Lab
Ellen will be showing you some resources for ordering microfilm through interlibrary loan, then showing you how to use the digital microfilm machine in the library. After the presentation, there will be time for discussion and personal research.
Limit 12 Please register at the Adult Reference Desk or call 262-532-8920.

If you have any questions or comments, you can contact Ellen Rohr erohr@menomonee-falls.org or call 262-532-8930.