Waterford Library Programs

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Waterford Public Library! Most events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
 
Letterboxing @the Li
Tuesday, Jul. 7
Letterboxing is a hobby that combines hiking and treasure hunting in a way the whole family can enjoy.  People who wish to participate will seek out hidden letterboxes by following clues. 
Pick up the letterboxing sheet available at the circulation desk between July 6 and July 12.
Search for the answers in and around the library gardens and Village Hall park.
 
Read to Piper
Tuesday, Jul. 7, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Piper is a trained therapy dog ready to listen to your child read! Individual children and/or families can sign up for one
15-minute block of time. Register by calling the library at 262-534-3988 or in person at the library’s information desk.
Bring your own book to read or let Piper pick one for you!
 
Letterboxing @the Li
Wednesday, Jul. 8
Letterboxing is a hobby that combines hiking and treasure hunting in a way the whole family can enjoy.  People who wish to participate will seek out hidden letterboxes by following clues. 
Pick up the letterboxing sheet available at the circulation desk between July 6 and July 12.
Search for the answers in and around the library gardens and Village Hall park.
 
Armchair Travel
Wednesday, Jul. 8, 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Experience unique monuments, worldwide landmarks, rollercoaster excursions, and more right from your chair! Sign up for an opportunity to entertain your senses with our virtual reality goggles.
Families or individuals are welcome to register for a single slot. Goggles are sanitized between users.
Please call 262-534-3988 or stop in to register.
 
Letterboxing @the Li
Thursday, Jul. 9
Letterboxing is a hobby that combines hiking and treasure hunting in a way the whole family can enjoy.  People who wish to participate will seek out hidden letterboxes by following clues. 
Pick up the letterboxing sheet available at the circulation desk between July 6 and July 12.
Search for the answers in and around the library gardens and Village Hall park.
 
Teen Online Escape R
Thursday, Jul. 9
Are you up for a challenge? Test your skills right from your chair with these online escape rooms!
Visit our webpage, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Instagram to get the challenge link each week.
Appropriate for ages 12 and up, or families can try it too!
Offered on Thursdays throughout the summer: June 25, July 9 & 30, August 6

Click here to visit the escape room!
Kaffeeklatsch with t
Thursday, Jul. 9, 9:30 a.m.
Stop in for a conversation with Heather Kinkade, Director of Waterford Library. Bring your questions, concerns, comments, or ideas for the
library or just enjoy some coffee and have a pleasant chat.
 
Letterboxing @the Li
Friday, Jul. 10
Letterboxing is a hobby that combines hiking and treasure hunting in a way the whole family can enjoy.  People who wish to participate will seek out hidden letterboxes by following clues. 
Pick up the letterboxing sheet available at the circulation desk between July 6 and July 12.
Search for the answers in and around the library gardens and Village Hall park.
 
STEAM Grab & Go Maze
Friday, Jul. 10
Stop in for a grab & go bag containing all of the supplies to decorate and make your own Play Doh maze!
Directions included and available online on the library’s YouTube channel or Facebook page. While supplies last!
 
Tween Take-It Toolbo
Friday, Jul. 10
Attention Tweens ages 9-12! Stop in for a Take-it Toolbox of materials and how-to instructions to have your very own library
program at home!
Available while supplies last. 
 
Letterboxing @the Li
Saturday, Jul. 11
Letterboxing is a hobby that combines hiking and treasure hunting in a way the whole family can enjoy.  People who wish to participate will seek out hidden letterboxes by following clues. 
Pick up the letterboxing sheet available at the circulation desk between July 6 and July 12.
Search for the answers in and around the library gardens and Village Hall park.
 
Letterboxing @the Li
Sunday, Jul. 12
Letterboxing is a hobby that combines hiking and treasure hunting in a way the whole family can enjoy.  People who wish to participate will seek out hidden letterboxes by following clues. 
Pick up the letterboxing sheet available at the circulation desk between July 6 and July 12.
Search for the answers in and around the library gardens and Village Hall park.
 
Teen Minute-to-Win-i
Monday, Jul. 13
Food Fun
Challenge yourself to a selection of Minute-to-Win-it games! Stop in to pick up a to-go kit, which includes needed materials and directions. Appropriate for ages 12 and up.  Available while supplies last. 
 
Magical Music of Dis
Monday, Jul. 13, 6:00 p.m.
Pianist Kris Gleason will perform a number of iconic Disney songs that we’ve grown to love. Due to group gathering
restrictions, a limited number of registration spots will be available.
We will be recording this program and posting it on
Facebook and YouTube for your enjoyment from home. Please call the library if you have any questions.
 
Read to Casey & Magg
Tuesday, Jul. 14, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Casey & Maggie are trained therapy dogs ready to listen to your child read!
Individual children and/or families can sign up for one 15-minute block of time.
The sign-up sheet is in the children’s area.
 
This is a great program for children who:
· Are developing reading skills
· Have special needs
· Just love to read
 
You may bring your own book to read or let Casey or Maggie
pick one for you!
Wizarding Escape Roo
Thursday, Jul. 16, 9:30 a.m. til 6:30 p.m.
Calling all wizards! Can you escape the room? Sign up for a slot to test your skills by working through a series of tasks. Those who fail will be sent to detention! 70-minute slots are available. Registration is required. Individuals, families, or small groups only, please.
Wizarding Escape Roo
Friday, Jul. 17, 9:30 a.m. til 3:30 p.m.
Calling all wizards! Can you escape the room? Sign up for a slot to test your skills by working through a series of tasks. Those who fail will be sent to detention! 70-minute slots are available. Registration is required. Individuals, families, or small groups only, please.
Yoga @the Library
Monday, Jul. 20, 2:00 p.m.
Yoga instructor, Rachel Juergens, will be bringing the art of yoga and meditation to the library.

**Registration is limited so please sign up prior to attendance.**
 
Ice Cream Checkout P
Wednesday, Jul. 22
When you check out one item for each person in your group, you all get a free ice cream treat!
 While Supplies Last
 
Book Club
Wednesday, Jul. 22, 5:30 p.m.
Book Club meets the last Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.  
July's book is There, There by Tommy Orange.  Stop by the library to reserve your copy of the book.
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