North Shore Library ProgramsFriday Films
Fridays at 1:00 PM: November 1, 8, 22Friday, November 1 at 11:00 AMAging Memory
A dementia care specialist from Silverado North Shore will go over the three different types of memory, how to differentiate between normal memory loss and memory loss caused by disease, and how to prevent memory loss. Thursday, November 7 at 6:00 PMDealing with Difficult People
The holidays are around the corner and for some that means uncomfortable conversations and situations. Dr. Parcell from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will talk about how to navigate tough topics, like politics and religion, and tough people.Tuesday, November 12 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. Tuesday, November 12 at 6:00 PMSex Talk as Real Talk
The earlier a parent begins an age-appropriate conversation with their children, the easier it is to talk with them about more difficult issues as their children approach adolescence. Learn how to clearly convey your expectations & values about sex and health in a calm and caring way. In coordination with The Parent Network. *Adults only* Thursday, November 14 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, audiobooks, 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. Friday, November 15 at 10:00 AM – 4:30 PMHealthy Brain Screening
A Dementia Specialist from the Milwaukee County Department on Aging will be providing free memory screens. Memory screens are 10-15 minute non-invasive tests that can be a significant first step toward finding out if a person may have a memory problem. Registration required: 414-351-346Monday, November 18 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, November 19 at 2:00 PMMake Your Own Holiday Cards
Canva is a free online resource that you can use to create your own cards, letters, signage, and more. Learn about the different creative options so you can make your own unique designs. Thursday, November 21 at 12:00 PMPuzzle Swap!
Bring a puzzle, share a puzzle! Swap your gently used puzzles with fellow puzzlers.
Children and Teen Programs: November 2019
Friday, November 1 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Teen Stranger Things After Party
Take over the library with a special Stranger Things game of survival, wear 80's fashions and eat pizza at Star Court Mall. Just watch out for the Demogorgon and don’t get caught in the Upside Down! Registration Required
Tuesday, November 5 at 4:30 PM
Battle of the Books Book Club
Join us while we discuss Riding Freedom by Pam Muñoz Ryan from the Statewide Battle of the Books and practice answering questions!
Wednesday, November 6 at 4:00 PM
Grades K5 & Up
Little Leaders Club: Frida Kahlo
Learn about amazing people through history that continue to inspire us to this day! Read about how they became leaders and do fun activities based on their lives and achievements.
Monday, November 18 at 1:00 PM
Home-school Hands-On Learning: Robotics
Ages 6 & up.
Learn about STEAM concepts with other home-school families through hands-on activities.
Wednesday, November 20 at 4:00 PM
Library Makers: Catapults
Grade 1 & up.