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Tuesday, April 24, 2018


12:00 PM - Financial Challenges that Face Women in Retirement      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  When it comes to saving for retirement, women face unique challenges. They may have interrupted their careers to care for children and aging parents. As a result, they spend less time in the workforce, potentially leading to less savings and a lower Social Security benefit.

During this event you will learn: 1) How to determine amounts needed for retirement and the impact of inflation, taxes and health care costs; 2) Sources of your retirement income; and 3) About how saving a little now could amount to a lot in retirement.

Presented by Thrivent Financial


Wednesday, April 25, 2018


6:00 PM - Using Your Social Security Wisely      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  As you approach retirement, now is the time to determine how you'll support yourself. Find out how you can optimize Social Security and know how much you can expect from other income sources.

Presented by Thrivent Financial.
 


Thursday, April 26, 2018


3:00 PM - 4:15 PMLego Building Club      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.


Friday, April 27, 2018


11:00 AM - Preschool Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.


Thursday, May 3, 2018


3:00 PM - 4:15 PMLego Building Club      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMK-9 Reading Pals      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Visit the library and read a poem, a picture book, or a book chapter to Tucker or Sidney, the therapy dogs.  Tucker or Sidney visit the library on the first and third Thursdays of the month.


Friday, May 4, 2018


11:00 AM - Preschool Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.


Saturday, May 5, 2018


10:00 AM - 1:00 PMEarth Day Celebration      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Stop by the library on Saturday, May 5th, to learn how to attract and nourish birds and butterflies in your own backyard.  Volunteers from the Kettle Moraine Land Trust will be available with tips, guides, and even native plants to get you started.  There will be several native plants to choose from, one plant per household please.

While you are here, check out the library's collection of Earth Day-inspired books for more great ideas on earth-friendly practices.

Presented by the Kettle Moraine Land Trust.


Tuesday, May 8, 2018


1:00 PM - Adult Book Club      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please join us for the next meeting of our Adult Book Club scheduled for Tuesday, May 8thth, at 1:00 p.m.  We will be discussing "The New Jim Crow" by Michelle Alexander.  Copies of the book are available for checkout at the library.
6:30 PM - Library Board Meeting      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Library Board meetings are usually scheduled on the second Tuesday of each month, at 6:30 p.m.  Agendas are usually posted at the East Troy Post Office, at the Village Administration building, and at the Library.  A downloadable PDF of the agendas, as well as approved Library Board Minutes, can usually be found under the "library information" tab of our website.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018


5:30 PM - Friends of the Library Annual Meeting      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please join us for our upcoming Friends of the East Troy Lions Public Library Annual Meeting scheduled for May 9 at 5:30 p.m.  New/prospective members are always welcome, and getting involved is a great way to meet new people, get "up to the minute" library news, give feedback on library programs and services, and help support your friendly neighborhood library.


Thursday, May 10, 2018


3:00 PM - 4:15 PMLego Building Club      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.


Friday, May 11, 2018


11:00 AM - Preschool Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.


Thursday, May 17, 2018


3:00 PM - 4:15 PMLego Building Club      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMK-9 Reading Pals      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Visit the library and read a poem, a picture book, or a book chapter to Tucker or Sidney, the therapy dogs.  Tucker or Sidney visit the library on the first and third Thursdays of the month.


Friday, May 18, 2018


11:00 AM - Preschool Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

12:00 PM -
Financial Challenges that Face Women in Retirement


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  When it comes to saving for retirement, women face unique challenges. They may have interrupted their careers to care for children and aging parents. As a result, they spend less time in the workforce, potentially leading to less savings and a lower Social Security benefit.

During this event you will learn: 1) How to determine amounts needed for retirement and the impact of inflation, taxes and health care costs; 2) Sources of your retirement income; and 3) About how saving a little now could amount to a lot in retirement.

Presented by Thrivent Financial


Wednesday, April 25, 2018

6:00 PM -
Using Your Social Security Wisely


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  As you approach retirement, now is the time to determine how you'll support yourself. Find out how you can optimize Social Security and know how much you can expect from other income sources.

Presented by Thrivent Financial.
 


Thursday, April 26, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Lego Building Club


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.


Friday, April 27, 2018

11:00 AM -
Preschool Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.


Thursday, May 3, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Lego Building Club


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
K-9 Reading Pals


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Visit the library and read a poem, a picture book, or a book chapter to Tucker or Sidney, the therapy dogs.  Tucker or Sidney visit the library on the first and third Thursdays of the month.


Friday, May 4, 2018

11:00 AM -
Preschool Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.


Saturday, May 5, 2018

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Earth Day Celebration


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Stop by the library on Saturday, May 5th, to learn how to attract and nourish birds and butterflies in your own backyard.  Volunteers from the Kettle Moraine Land Trust will be available with tips, guides, and even native plants to get you started.  There will be several native plants to choose from, one plant per household please.

While you are here, check out the library's collection of Earth Day-inspired books for more great ideas on earth-friendly practices.

Presented by the Kettle Moraine Land Trust.


Tuesday, May 8, 2018

1:00 PM -
Adult Book Club


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please join us for the next meeting of our Adult Book Club scheduled for Tuesday, May 8thth, at 1:00 p.m.  We will be discussing "The New Jim Crow" by Michelle Alexander.  Copies of the book are available for checkout at the library.
6:30 PM -
Library Board Meeting


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Library Board meetings are usually scheduled on the second Tuesday of each month, at 6:30 p.m.  Agendas are usually posted at the East Troy Post Office, at the Village Administration building, and at the Library.  A downloadable PDF of the agendas, as well as approved Library Board Minutes, can usually be found under the "library information" tab of our website.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

5:30 PM -
Friends of the Library Annual Meeting


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please join us for our upcoming Friends of the East Troy Lions Public Library Annual Meeting scheduled for May 9 at 5:30 p.m.  New/prospective members are always welcome, and getting involved is a great way to meet new people, get "up to the minute" library news, give feedback on library programs and services, and help support your friendly neighborhood library.


Thursday, May 10, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Lego Building Club


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.


Friday, May 11, 2018

11:00 AM -
Preschool Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.


Thursday, May 17, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Lego Building Club


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Almost every Thursday afternoon, we have a special treat for Lego fans here at the Library -- a Lego Building Club.  We provide the Legos, both standard size and Duplo, and our builders provide the imagination.  This is a drop-in, no registration required program, so just come on by.
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
K-9 Reading Pals


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Visit the library and read a poem, a picture book, or a book chapter to Tucker or Sidney, the therapy dogs.  Tucker or Sidney visit the library on the first and third Thursdays of the month.


Friday, May 18, 2018

11:00 AM -
Preschool Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Join Miss Nancy as she reads fun stories and leads the kids through related crafts and activities.  These "drop-in", no registration required programs are geared towards preschool age children, but older and younger siblings and friends are always welcome.  Also, please let us know of any food sensitivities your child has ahead of time, if possible, as Miss Nancy does sometimes share a yummy snack.