North Shore Library ProgramsFriday Films
Fridays at 1:00 PM on September 6, 13, 20, 27Thursday, September 5 at 2:00 PMDownload Digital Magazines
RBdigital Magazines is a free subscription that lets you download digital copies of popular magazines to your computer, tablet, or mobile device. These digital magazines are yours to keep and back issues are also available. Learn how to create an account and access magazines. Monday, September 9 at 1:00 PMDigitize Your Memories
Learn how to preserve and digitize old VHS tapes, photos, images, film, negatives and documents with the Library’s new conversion equipment and Epson Perfection Scanner. This is a tutorial about how to use the library equipment and an overview of library policies. Thursday, September 12 at 2:00 PMAppy Hour
Do more with your library card! Libraries are no longer just a place for books, you can now rent eBooks, audio-books, magazines, movies, TV shows, and more--all for free with your library card! We will discuss our digital library services, amazing databases, and other things you can do to get the most out of your library card! No registration required. Thursday, September 12 at 6:00 PMStanding Up Instead of Standing By
Through the lens of the Holocaust, this program speaks to attendees about the dangers of being a bystander. Using historical examples of Holocaust rescue, HERC (Holocaust Education Resource Center) educators challenge listeners to understand the importance of standing up for what is right. Monday, September 16 at 6:00 PMReasons to Grow Organically
With a world of harmful chemicals and an easy fix of liquid in a bottle, growing organically is actually easier and more effective than you think. Holly, with a degree in environmental science, and Joey, will break down why to grow organically and simple ways to make it easier for you! Monday, September 23 at 6:00 PMTrivia Night @ the Library
Bring your friends & family for a trivia challenge run by the North Shore librarians. Enjoy some pizza and soda, flex your knowledge and have fun competing for cool prizes. Tuesday, September 17 at 2:00 PM Back to School with Gale Courses
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a North Shore Library card holder, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Learn about creating an account and choosing a class!
Did you know that every three seconds someone needs blood? And that one unit of blood can impact up to three lives? The Blood Center of Wisconsin will be at the North Shore Library for anyone who wants to donate blood. You can sign up in advance by calling the library at 414-351-3461 Thursday, September 19 at 2:00 PMMeet the Share Shed
The Share Shed is a new space at the library where you can borrow non-library related items. The Share Shed has items like binoculars, portable DVD player, conversion equipment, board games, lawn games, puzzles, a telescope and more! Stop by to see what’s available to take home and try. Thursday, September 26 at 6:00 PMDementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal and Financial Planning
This is an educational workshop that offers helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations around dementia, including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving and making legal and financial plans. With the Alzheimer’s Association
Youth Services Programs: September 2019
Wednesday, Sept 4 at 4:00 PM
American Girl Club: Meet Luciana
Learn about a different American Girl each month while doing activities based on the books. You don’t need a doll to participate, but feel free to bring one along! Grades K5 & up.
Friday, September 6 at 10:30 AM
Discovery Play Time: Play with Play Dough!
Discover using your senses and make new friends! Play with library toys or explore special stations based on that month’s theme. For children birth-4 years old.
Saturday, September 14 at 10:30 AM
September is National Yoga Month! Come chill out at the library with some kid-friendly yoga.
Monday, September 16 at 1:00 PM
Home-school Hands-On Learning: Squishy Circuits and Snap Circuits
Learn the STEAM concepts with other home-school families through hands-on activities. Ages 6& up. Siblings welcome.
Wednesday, September 18 at 4:00 PM
Library Makers: Grade 1 and up
Learn something new at this hands-on library program for school-age kids.
Saturday, September 28 at 1:00 PM
Kid’s Spa Day
Treat yourself and make some spa-essentials like lip balm and scrubs!
Teen Programs: September 2019
Friday, September 27 at 4:00 PM
7th-9th Grade Graphic Novel Club
Join us to discuss great Graphic Novels over snacks. Read the pick of the month and bring other Graphic Novels you want to share with the group. Septembers pick is: All’s Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson.
Thursday, September 19 at 4:30 PM
Teen Book Art
Make art using old books! Create a hanging book sculpture and help us make some to decorate the children’s room!