Summer Reading is going on now until September 31. We have programs for Children, Teens, and Adults! For more information and to register, visit our website at westallislibrary.org/summerreading or call 414-302-8500.
Programs & Activites
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Each month this summer we will have a different genre bingo card! Pick-up a printed bingo card at the library or you print your own copy HERE. You may also find a link on our website. Show us your completed bingo card and be entered into a raffle to win a small prize.
This month's theme: Science Fiction!
Recipe Club - July is Jello and Salad Month!
Each month this summer, staff will share a recipe and a step-by-step process making the recipe on our social media. We encourage you to share your own success making the same recipe or share one of your favorite Jello or Salad recipes!
Coloring Club - Thursday, July 16
For those of you who may be missing coloring club, we invite you to participate from home! Stop by the library to pick-up a coloring packet. Be sure to share your art with us on social media!
Virtual Books & Coffee Discussion - Saturday, July 18
A virtual version of our monthly Books & Coffee Discussion! Join us online to chat about the book of the month! We'll vote on which book to read, then discuss the book. Be sure to follow us on Facebook to get up-to-date information and to participate.
Cooped Up Crafts (for Adults and Teens) - Tuesday, July 21
If you are missing Getting Crafty, we have an alternative take and create program! Kits will be available to take and create at home. Registration is required, please call 414-302-8500, or register online HERE. Registration begins July 7. Once we have confirmed registration, library staff will contact you to schedule a pick-up for your craft kit. Those who do not register can still participate, details will be on our Facebook page.
Virtual Harry Potter Escape Room - Friday, July 31
Help us celebrate Harry Potter's 40th birthday with a virtual escape room! Complete by yourself or as a group. Those who "escape" can enter a raffle to win a small Harry Potter themed prize!
Leisure Learner Topics to Go!
We look forward to when we can resume our regular, onsite Leisure Learners programs, but in the meantime we have created kits of various themes to checkout. Themes range from Milwaukee History, to Gardening and from Budgeting to Nature. Call us at 414-302-8500 to request from one of our many topics!
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Visual Storytelling - Tuesdays, July 14, 21, & 28
Follow along and learn how to edit video to tell your own story. More information will be on our Facebook page.
Teen Writers' Camp - Thursdays, July 16, 23, & 30
Starting Monday, July 13, stop by the library and pick up a writer's kit. Then, follow along on the teen blog and Instagram page for writing prompts and to share your writing! Supplies on writers kits will be limited, but anyone can follow along online.
Random Fandom Trivia - Thursday, July 16
We'll take trivia from our past Random Fandom events and mix it all together! Follow us on Facebook for more details. Are you the ultimate random fan?
Teens! We have a new Instagram page just for you!
Follow us @wapl_teenspace
and don't forget about our Teen Blog at