Category: Books

WAUKESHA PUBLIC LIBRARY ONE OF 77 ORGANIZATIONS NATIONWIDE TO RECEIVE AN NEA BIG READ GRANT

Waukesha to Read and Celebrate To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee During Waukesha Reads – NEA Big Read May 11, 2016—Waukesha, WI—Waukesha Public Library is a recipient of a grant of $20,000 to host the NEA Big Read in Waukesha. A program of the National Endowment for the Arts, the NEA Big Read broadens …

Continue reading

Children’s Books for Hope

Putting books in the hands and homes of children in need. Thank you to all who donated new and gently used children’s books for the Free Children’s Library located at Waukesha’s Hope Center. More than 450 books were collected during the Waukesha Reads – The Big Read program. These books are given away to families …

Continue reading

2014 Books Now Available

Do You Know Poe? Free copies of Poe’s work in both English and Spanish and copies of the children’s companion title, The Tell-Tale Start by Gordon McAlpine, are now available at the Waukesha Public Library, while supplies last. Books and program information also will be distributed at Waukesha’s Friday Night Live, September 26 from 6:30-9:00 …

Continue reading

If you liked Into the Beautiful North…

Try a book from one of the Waukesha Public Library read-alikes lists! If You Liked Into the Beautiful North… or Waukesha Reads Family Read-Alikes Even more suggestions can be found at Waukesha Public Library.