Beyond the Trenches: Stories From the Front, from September 4th to September 27th.

The Oscar Grady Library and the Wisconsin Veterans Museum invite you to visit this traveling exhibit celebrating the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.

Over 122,000 Wisconsin men and women served on land, sea, and in the air during World War I.  The Wisconsin Veterans Museum marks the centennial of the First World War with the opening of a major exhibit featuring an up close and personal look at the Great War through the eyes of Wisconsin veterans.

WWI Beyond the Trenches: Stories from the Front uses the Museum’s rich collection and first person accounts to bring to life Wisconsin’s role in shaping global history.  

Evening Storytime, Wednesdays, Sept. 26 – Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m.

Have some color fun this fall at storytime!

Join us for themed stories, songs and rhymes before heading to bed!  The fun begins September 26 and runs through November 13.

Storytime is free to attend, though registration is required.  Sign up starts September 4 and can be done in person or over the phone.

Families welcome! We look forward to seeing you at the library!

OPEN LAB @ THE LIBRARY, Thursday, September 27th & October 4th, 6PM: Just GOOGLE IT!

Thursday, September 27th & October 4th , 6PM: Just GOOGLE it!

You have heard that many times how does it work? Join us this coming Thursday for our OPEN LAB @ the Library. We will be having a 1 hour class on everything GOOGLE. From how to do a search to how to use some of Google’s most common applications, including MAPS, GMAIL and others.

Join us for these OPEN LAB sessions where you can learn more about daily use applications while improving your computer skills

Learn how to make the most of a computer by improving your computer skills one click at the time. Create and use an e-mail or Facebook account, access online courses through GALE Courses, make a resume that will help you on your next job search and much more during these one hour sessions at the library.

Thursday, September 27th & October 4th, 6PM: Just GOOGLE it!

You have heard that many times how does it work? Join us this coming Thursday for our OPEN LAB @ the Library. We will be having a 1 hour class on everything GOOGLE. From how to do a search to how to use some of Google’s most common applications, including MAPS, GMAIL and others.

Every Thursday from 6 to 7p.m. Registration is required for this program.

Adult Recipe Club, Tuesday, October 2nd, 6:00 p.m.

Let’s celebrate the colors of fall at the library!

Calling all cookbook lovers & food enthusiasts! The library’s recipe club is looking for members! Gourmet chef skills are not required- it’s a great way to learn from others and share your best tips while testing out fun new recipes!

The theme for October will be Fall Harvest: food made with apples, cranberries or pumpkin as ingredient. Bring samples of your food and a copy of the recipe to share with the group. Registration is required for participation and we are always looking for new members! Join us any time.

Eyes on the Sky, Monday, October 8th, 6PM

Join us for a talk by James Lattis, Director at UW Space Place, about the current night sky, what to watch for and how to observe it as we unveil our own telescope, soon available at the library.

This talk introduces the stars, constellations, and interesting objects of the current season sky. We’ll talk about observing the brighter planets and how to find them in the night sky, along with other objects suitable for amateur observing. We’ll also feature any important eclipses, meteor showers, or other interesting astronomical events visible in the near future, as well as observing tips and the astronomical use of telescopes and binoculars.

Registration required.  www.oscargradylibrary.org

No School Day Movie: Tuesday, October 9, 2:00 p.m.

Scooby-Doo! and the Gourmet Ghost

Scooby-Doo and the gang, hit the road to visit the Rocky Harbor Culinary Resort to meet Fred’s uncle, world-famous chef Bobby Flay. Mystery Inc. quickly learns that this cooking resort isn’t all steak and potatoes after they find out about the legend of the Red Ghost, and the unsolved disappearance of Bobby Flay’s great ancestor chef. When the Red Ghost returns to haunt the inn, the gang teams up with Bobby and his culinary pal Giada De Laurentiis, to dig in for clues and serve up justice. Will history repeat itself and find another world-famous chef missing?

Enjoy watching this new release on the big screen! – Not Rated – 72 Minutes

Nights of Wonder at the Library, starting October 9th.

Join us at the library for a little of star-gazing as we unveil our own telescope.

Selected Tuesdays in October-November at 6PM

This fall, we will add another reason for you to come and visit us: stopping by to the library to browse not just books but stars too! Our telescope will be outside for those wanting to stop by, have a cup of coffee and check out the sky!

Join us on the following dates (weather permitting):

Tuesday, October 9th (6-7PM)

Tuesday, October 16th (6-7PM)

Tuesday, November 13th (6-7PM)

Tuesday, November 20th (6-7PM)

Tuesday, November 27th (6-7PM)

We hope you can join us!

Ozaukee County Caregivers Support Group, starting October 18th.

Does someone you love have Alzheimer’s disease or a related type of dementia? Here’s a safe place where people listen and understand.

Date/Time 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:00 – 7:30 PM

Facilitator(s): Valerie Cutting (414.418.0765)  Christin Langlois (262.305.7152)

Questions or need more information? Please call the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7Helpline  800.272.3900.