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Wednesday, July 6, 2022


9:30 AM - 10:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PMFor Teens: Virtual Reality      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah Hemm   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to use our VR equipment and eat a snack!


Thursday, July 7, 2022


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMaker Club: Nature Sculptures      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create sculpture using materials found in nature. A snack will be provided. This program is best for children ages 5-12. 


Friday, July 8, 2022


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMCrafternoon: Etched Glass      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create an etched design on a drinking glass. For adults. No registration required.


Saturday, July 9, 2022


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMFerradermis Robotics Team      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
The Whitewater High School robotics team, Ferradermis, will be at the library for a demonstration. All ages are welcome to come see them in action!


Monday, July 11, 2022


10:30 AM - Memory Cafe      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Suzanne Haselow   262-473-0530   shaselow@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us as we talk about baseball with special guests from the Beloit Sky Carps baseball team! Feel free to wear apparel from your favorite team. Click here to register. 
6:30 PM - What If?      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Be dazzled by Matthew Teague’s performance “What If”, a magic show about following your dreams and the power of imagination.  No registration is required, but participation is limited to 70 people.



Wednesday, July 13, 2022


9:30 AM - 10:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PMFor Teens: Bristle Bots      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
We will be creating a small robot and eating a snack!


Thursday, July 14, 2022


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMaker Club: Tech Take-apart      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to take apart electronics to discover what's inside and perhaps create something new! A snack will be served. This program is best for children ages 5-12. 


Friday, July 15, 2022


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMCrafternoon: Fabric Stamping      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create stamped designs on fabric. For adults, no registration required.


Monday, July 18, 2022


3:30 PM - Hoop Dance Class      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Ages 6-12
This instructional program will begin with a performance by Danielle. Then it's time to get hooping! Participants will learn beginner friendly hoop moves through the 10-Trick Game. Danielle will lead hoop based creative movement exploration exercises, partner/group activities, and games.



Wednesday, July 20, 2022


9:30 AM - 10:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 



Thursday, July 21, 2022


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMaker Club: Upcycled Mosaics      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create mosaics using recycled materials and eat a snack! This program is best for children ages 5-12. 


Friday, July 22, 2022


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMCrafternoon: Craft Supply Swap      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Bring some unused craft supplies to share and leave with some new craft supplies to take home! Feel free to bring a project you're working on, or perhaps start a new project during the program. For adults, no registration required.


Monday, July 25, 2022


6:30 PM - All Things Space      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
 

Ages 7+

Masks are required per presenter

Join the Milwaukee Public Museum as we investigate our corner of space and beyond! Learn how our understanding of the universe has changed through the years. Participants will get a chance to model the movement of celestial bodies and build their own scale model of the solar system.

 

NASA@ My Library is offered by the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Science Institute (SSI) in partnership with the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) and Education Development Center (EDC).

 



Wednesday, July 27, 2022


9:30 AM - 10:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AMSummer Storytime      


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 

6:30 PM - Teen Succulent Garden Workshop      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

 


Ages 10-18
Registration Required

Succulents have been a hot topic for many years. So, what’s the secret to succulent success and keeping your little garden alive? Let’s make one together and learn which varieties can be combined and which should not. Some plants love water and others hate wet feet! Have a little fun creating sand art as a decorative finish to your living planter. 

 

Workshop provided by:  

 

Lisa Belisle AIFD 

Flora Elements - Floral Design Educator 

WUMFA  Education and Design Contest Chair 

FFA Floriculture Superintendent - WI 

 



Thursday, August 11, 2022


9:00 AM - noneSolar System Take & Make Kit      


Location:  Circulation Desk
Contact:  Sarah French   2624582782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Stop by the front desk for a Solar System Take & Make Kit. For ages 3 and up. Available while supplies last! 


Friday, August 12, 2022


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMCrafternoon: Constellation Canvas      


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   2624582782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create a light-up Constellation canvas painting! This program is open to adults and teens. No registration required. 


Saturday, August 20, 2022


1:00 PM - 2:30 PMNASA James Webb Space Telescope      


Location:  Community Room
Contact:  Diane Jaroch   2624730530   djaroch@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us as Dennis Roscoe, PH. D., our NASA Solar System Ambassador, shares with us the first images taken by the James Webb Space Telescope, launched on December 25, 2021.  The James Webb Space Telescope is the most advanced infrared space telescope ever launched and will allow us to look deeper into time and space than ever before!  All ages welcome. 

 

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
For Teens: Virtual Reality


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah Hemm   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to use our VR equipment and eat a snack!


Thursday, July 7, 2022

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Maker Club: Nature Sculptures


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create sculpture using materials found in nature. A snack will be provided. This program is best for children ages 5-12. 


Friday, July 8, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Crafternoon: Etched Glass


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create an etched design on a drinking glass. For adults. No registration required.


Saturday, July 9, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Ferradermis Robotics Team


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
The Whitewater High School robotics team, Ferradermis, will be at the library for a demonstration. All ages are welcome to come see them in action!


Monday, July 11, 2022

10:30 AM -
Memory Cafe


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Suzanne Haselow   262-473-0530   shaselow@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us as we talk about baseball with special guests from the Beloit Sky Carps baseball team! Feel free to wear apparel from your favorite team. Click here to register. 
6:30 PM -
What If?


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Be dazzled by Matthew Teague’s performance “What If”, a magic show about following your dreams and the power of imagination.  No registration is required, but participation is limited to 70 people.



Wednesday, July 13, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
For Teens: Bristle Bots


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
We will be creating a small robot and eating a snack!


Thursday, July 14, 2022

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Maker Club: Tech Take-apart


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to take apart electronics to discover what's inside and perhaps create something new! A snack will be served. This program is best for children ages 5-12. 


Friday, July 15, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Crafternoon: Fabric Stamping


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create stamped designs on fabric. For adults, no registration required.


Monday, July 18, 2022

3:30 PM -
Hoop Dance Class


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Ages 6-12
This instructional program will begin with a performance by Danielle. Then it's time to get hooping! Participants will learn beginner friendly hoop moves through the 10-Trick Game. Danielle will lead hoop based creative movement exploration exercises, partner/group activities, and games.



Wednesday, July 20, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 



Thursday, July 21, 2022

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Maker Club: Upcycled Mosaics


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create mosaics using recycled materials and eat a snack! This program is best for children ages 5-12. 


Friday, July 22, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Crafternoon: Craft Supply Swap


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   262-458-2782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Bring some unused craft supplies to share and leave with some new craft supplies to take home! Feel free to bring a project you're working on, or perhaps start a new project during the program. For adults, no registration required.


Monday, July 25, 2022

6:30 PM -
All Things Space


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
 

Ages 7+

Masks are required per presenter

Join the Milwaukee Public Museum as we investigate our corner of space and beyond! Learn how our understanding of the universe has changed through the years. Participants will get a chance to model the movement of celestial bodies and build their own scale model of the solar system.

 

NASA@ My Library is offered by the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Science Institute (SSI) in partnership with the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) and Education Development Center (EDC).

 



Wednesday, July 27, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-473-0530   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.


If the weather is nice, we will be outside. 

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Storytime


Location:  Library Lawn
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

Join us for stories and songs! Storytime is a great place for children under 5 to develop pre-reading skills. Plus, it's free fun for kids and caregivers alike!  Registration is  not required.

If the weather is nice, we will be outside.

Summer Storytime Wednesdays, 9:30 and 10:30 AM, June 8th-July 27th, below text is an image of young children reading while sitting on a stack of books.  The background is yellow concentric circles.

 

6:30 PM -
Teen Succulent Garden Workshop


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Deana Rolfsmeyer   262-458-2788   drolfsmeyer@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  

 


Ages 10-18
Registration Required

Succulents have been a hot topic for many years. So, what’s the secret to succulent success and keeping your little garden alive? Let’s make one together and learn which varieties can be combined and which should not. Some plants love water and others hate wet feet! Have a little fun creating sand art as a decorative finish to your living planter. 

 

Workshop provided by:  

 

Lisa Belisle AIFD 

Flora Elements - Floral Design Educator 

WUMFA  Education and Design Contest Chair 

FFA Floriculture Superintendent - WI 

 



Thursday, August 11, 2022

9:00 AM - none
Solar System Take & Make Kit


Location:  Circulation Desk
Contact:  Sarah French   2624582782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Stop by the front desk for a Solar System Take & Make Kit. For ages 3 and up. Available while supplies last! 


Friday, August 12, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Crafternoon: Constellation Canvas


Location:  Library Community Room
Contact:  Sarah French   2624582782   sfrench@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us to create a light-up Constellation canvas painting! This program is open to adults and teens. No registration required. 


Saturday, August 20, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
NASA James Webb Space Telescope


Location:  Community Room
Contact:  Diane Jaroch   2624730530   djaroch@whitewater-wi.gov
Description:  
Join us as Dennis Roscoe, PH. D., our NASA Solar System Ambassador, shares with us the first images taken by the James Webb Space Telescope, launched on December 25, 2021.  The James Webb Space Telescope is the most advanced infrared space telescope ever launched and will allow us to look deeper into time and space than ever before!  All ages welcome.