Adult Events

Visit our online Event Calendar to see all our upcoming adult events. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter that features upcoming library programs!

Books & Coffee

A casual, Saturday morning book club for adults! The upcoming dates are: 

  • Saturday, January 21st at 10 am: The Family Chao by Lan Samantha Chang
  • Saturday, February 18th at 10 am: Once There Were Wolves by Charlotte McConaghy

Friday Film Club

Enjoy a film select Friday afternoons in the Constitution Room. The upcoming dates are: 

  • Friday, December 2nd at 2 pm: Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris
  • Friday, December 16th at 2 pm: Last Christmas
  • Friday, January 6th at 2 pm: TBA
  • Friday, February 3rd at 2 pm: TBA

Getting Crafty

Join us monthly for an evening of crafting! Registration is required. Please register by calling 414-302-8500 or online at westallislibrary.org/events. Getting Crafty is held in the Constitution Room from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm. The upcoming dates and crafts are: 

  • Monday, January 30th: Valentine Tea Bags
  • Monday, February 27th: Safety Pin Bracelets 

Lit Loot 

Lit Loot is the library’s box for book lovers. Each FREE Lit Loot box is full of treats, surprises, and a hand-picked book by a librarian. Pick up your Lit Loot box, enjoy, and return the book and the box—you keep the LOOT! Registration begins the first of the month. Register by calling 414-302-8500 or stop by the Information Desk in the library. The upcoming dates and themes are: 

  • Thursday, December 15th: Books & Baking

Nonfiction Book Club

Join us to discuss great nonfiction reads! The upcoming dates are: 

  • Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30 pm: Fuzz by Mary Roach (with empanadas for $12)

Promptly: A Writing Club

Have you ever wished you had time to write but didn’t know how to get started? Then set aside this time in a supportive community. Adults and teens 16 and older are invited to begin stories, true or fiction, using prompts, or writing exercises. The upcoming dates are:

  • Wednesday, December 21st at 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 18th at 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 15th at 6:30 pm

Whole Body Wellness: Nutrition

Want to feel better this year? Jen Pittman, a physician assistant and nutrition fellow for the PA Foundation, will talk about simple steps to take to improve your overall health and well-being. She will also discuss diabetes prevention and management, healthy aging, and wound healing through a nutritional lens. The upcoming dates are:

  • Monday, January 9th at 6:30 pm

Yoga for a Healthy Heart

February is American Heart Month. Susie Melott, of Yoga Is Served, will guide you through a gentle, heart-centered practice. Leave class feeling lighter and with greater ease in your movements. Please bring your own yoga mat. The upcoming dates are:

  • Wednesday, February 8th at 6:30 pm