Events for Adults
Fall 2019 // September - December
with League of Women Voters
Monday, October 21 at 6:30 PM
Ellen will speak about the work of the League of Women Voters of Wisconsin and offer resources on how citizens can become active and informed participants in our democracy.
About the presenter:
Ellen served 8 years as President of the LWV of the Whitewater Area, which she joined in 2004, and remains an active board member. She joined the state League as Membership & Events Coordinator in 2015 following a 40 year museum career serving as a collections curator in several midwestern state history museums.
with Cheese City Brewers and Vintners
at the Farmers Market on the Square
Saturday, October 26 from 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Curious about making your own beer? Cheese City Brewers and Vintners will demonstrate each step in the process of preparing to brew. Learn a little bit and get tips from fellow homebrewers!
Historic Walking Tour
with Tom Mitchell, local author and historian
Meet at Lincoln Park
Saturday, November 2 from 12:30-3:00 PM
Tom Mitchell, local author, historian, and prairie enthusiast will guide us on a tour of Monroe’s historic buildings and significant locations, and share stories about the people who founded Monroe. Meet at Lincoln Park at 12:30, and end at the library for warm beverages and snacks. All are welcome.
Wine Walk Water & Craft Station
Thursday, November 7 from 3:00-8:30 pm
Exploring the Square during Main Street’s Wine Walk? Stop by for a non-alcoholic beverage break and make a wine cork keychain to commemorate your evening of fun. All adults are welcome to drop in.
Monday, November 11 at 6:30 PM
Choose a recipe you’ve always wanted to make—but haven’t—and give it a try! We’ll gather, eat together, and share recipes. Adults only. Please sign up in advance, and provide a copy of your recipe to Janel before the event.
Library Lunchtime Book Club
2nd Wednesdays at 11:00 AM
Our daytime book club is an informal discussion group reading a varied selection of fiction and nonfiction books. Feel free to come when you can, or only when the book interests you. Please bring a lunch, if you like! You may pick up a copy of each month’s selection at the Checkout Desk.
Wanderlust Book Club
3rd Tuesdays at 6:00 PM
Our evening book club reads globally, discussing fiction and nonfiction books from around the world, with a focus on books taking place outside the United States. Interested? Feel free to come when you can! You can pick up a copy of each month's selection at the Checkout Desk.
1st Tuesdays at 6:00 PM
Creative making events for adults of all ages. Crafters of any and all skill levels are welcome to join us. Express your creativity!
September 3: Junk Frames
October 1: Papel Picado
November 5: Decorative Mint Tins
December 3: Tiny Books
Note: children ages 10 and up are welcome if attending together with a parent or other adult.
Glitter Jar Holiday Decor
Monday, December 9 at 6:30 PM
Enjoy a festive atmosphere as we create a seasonal decoration for you to take home. Adults only; please sign up in advance.