Big Bend Village Library
W230 S9185 Nevins Street   Big Bend, WI  53103
(262) 662-3571

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Access to Library on
County L and Nevins Street

Special Events:
Big Bend Village Library Meetings
Meetings are the third Tuesday of each month at
7:30 p.m. in the Village Hall.

Day

Programs . . . free of charge

Time

April 25

Mad Hatter Tea Party

2 p.m.

April 28

Heritage Flower Farm

6:30 p.m.

April 29

Story Hour with Cheri Riehle

10 a.m.

May 5

Book Club

10 to 11 a.m.

May 6

Special Story Hour with the
Big Bend Fire Department

10 a.m.

May 11

Book Club

7 to 8 p.m.

May 14

Home Composting Workshop

10 a.m.

May 18

Clutter Coach

10 a.m.

May 25

Memorial Day Library Closed

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Overdrive access information

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Mad Hatter Tea Party
Free . . .
April 25

Saturday, April 25 at 2 p.m.

It’s been 150 years since the publication of Alice in Wonderland,
so the Library thought it would be fitting to have a
Mad Hatter Tea Party on Saturday, April 25 at 2 p.m.
Come in your colorful spring clothes and enjoy tea and treats while visiting
with ‘characters’ from the book!
Sign up for this fun family event for all ages.
Its FREE!!

Registration Required.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to April 25 at (262) 662-3571.

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Heritage Flower Farm
Free . . .
April 28

April 28 at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 28th Think Spring!
Where did the plants in your garden come from?
Were they used as an aphrodisiac or as poison?
What is their history?
Heritage Flower Farm will be doing a presentation at the
Big Bend Library at 6:30 p.m.
for you to find out about the story of your plants.
Its FREE!!

Registration Required.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to April 28 at (262) 662-3571.

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Storytime for Ages 6 months to 5 years . . . April 29


Baby & Me Storytime for ages 6 months to 5 years
Wednesday, April 29 at 10 a.m.

Join us when Cheri Riehle returns to the Big Bend Library with her special weekly stories
followed by a playtime with toys and games. All ages welcome.

Registration Required.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to April 29 at (262) 662-3571.

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Storytime for Ages 6 months to 5 years . . . May 6


Special Fire Department Story Hour
Wednesday, May 6 at 10 a.m.

Special Story Hour with the Big Bend Fire Department. All ages welcome.

Registration Required.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to May 6 at (262) 662-3571.

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Book Club . . . May 5 and May 11

The book we are going to be reading this month is "The Devil in the White City".

TWO book clubs will be available at the Library in March.
There will be an evening book club on Tuesday May 5 from 7 to 8 p.m.,
and a separate morning book club on Monday May 11 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
The book for discussion is "The Devil in the White City" by Erik Larson.
You can stop in the library or just show up at the club meeting.
Both book clubs will be reading the same book,
so if you can’t make one meeting, you can attend the other.
Sign up at the Library desk.

Registration Requested.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to the event at (262) 662-3571.

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Home Composting Workshop
Free . . .
May 14


Come join us at 7 p.m. on Thursday May 14
for a home composting workshop.
It is guaranteed to be fun and not smelly.
Learn how to create your own compost,
how to use compost,
and about different bin styles to build or buy.
Find out the Top 10 Reasons to Compost!
Discover the secrets of healthy soil for
beautiful lawns & gardens and the role compost plays.
Its FREE!!

Registration Required.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to May 14 at (262) 662-3571.

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Clutter Coach
Free . . .
Monday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m.


Is the clutter in your life getting you down?
Clutter Coach Kathi Miller will be at
the Big Bend Library for a workshop;
”DeClutter Today for the Carefree Tomorrow”
that can change your life around.
If you want to live better with less stuff and
enjoy a less stressful life,
but you don’t know how or where to begin,
this class is for you.
Clutter can drag down your energy and
suck all the fun out of life.
Whether you have overflowing storage,
an overwhelming Inbox,
or too many tasks to accomplish each day,
you will learn ways to create and maintain a clutter-free life.
Its FREE!!

Registration Required.
Please register in person prior to the event or
call the Library prior to May 18 at (262) 662-3571.

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New procedure started . . . March 11, 2014

If you are a patron in Waukesha County:
On March 11, 2014, the Library began requiring a PIN to access OverDrive.

The PIN is the same as the password you use when logging into your Cafe account.
If this does not work, you can use the Email Password form if you know your
barcode and have an email address on file with the Library.
If you still cannot get in, please come to the Library for assistance.

Related Web sites include:

Overdrive
OverDrive - Teen eReading Room
OverDrive - Kids eReading Room


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