Adult Programs

October Programs

Virtual Book Club

Thursday, October 1 at 3 pm

Book: Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely (copyright 2008)
"A fascinating romp through the science of decision-making that unmasks the ways that emotions, social norms, expectations, and context lead us astray." (Time Magazine)

Registration is required. The Zoom link will be emailed to you before the start time. Please email hplinfo@hartland.lib.wi.us to register.


Cutting the Cable Cord

Wednesday, October 6 at 6 pm (in person with social distancing)

Are you thinking of getting rid of cable? Thinking of switching to just streaming services? Find out if cutting the cable cord is the right thing to do, how to do it, and how much streaming costs. This one-hour program will help you get informed of the different streaming services and options that are available.


Mind Games: The Science of Perception Deception

Thursday, October 8 at 6 pm

William Peck will blow your mind during this Zoom presentation all about our wonderful brain! Our brain decides how we perceive everything around us. It finds patterns and solves problems efficiently, except for when it lies to us. Come explore the science behind how our brains trick us into seeing and believing things that don’t exist. William will also give the attendees proven, scientific, actionable techniques to preserve brain health.

Registration is required. Please register for this program by calling the library at 262-367-3350 or email hplinfo@hartland.lib.wi.us to receive the Zoom link information.


Medicare Class

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Waukesha County hosts “Welcome to Medicare” classes on a monthly basis. However, during the COVID-19 pandemic we are cancelling all in person Welcome to Medicare classes currently. A monthly virtual class will be held the 2nd Wednesday at 1 pm.

Wednesday, October 14 at 1 pm

Visit our website to register or find additional information. Topics covered will be the basic parts of Medicare (A, B, C, D) and how they work. Information will be provided on how to enroll, available insurance options, and the drug coverage requirement. Lower income benefit programs will also be reviewed. It is suggested that you attend one class 2-3 months prior to starting Medicare. To register for this free class or for more information, please contact the ADRC at 262-548-7848. You can also register online at https://www.waukeshacounty.gov/ElderBenefitSpecialistProgram/

November Programs

Virtual Book Club

Thursday, November 5 at 3 pm

Book: Code Name Helene by Ariel Lawhon
“Magnificent. . . Lawhon carries us into the heart of the French resistance [and] into the mind of a badass heroine with uncanny instincts who takes on the Nazis and men’s arrogant sexism with uncommon bravado. . . Even long after the last page is turned, this astonishing story of Wake’s accomplishments will hold readers in its grip.” (Booklist, *Starred*)

Registration is required. The Zoom link and pass code will be emailed to you before the start time. Email hplinfo@hartland.lib.wi.us to register.


Medicare Class

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Waukesha County hosts “Welcome to Medicare” classes on a monthly basis. However, during the COVID-19 pandemic we are cancelling all in person Welcome to Medicare classes currently. A monthly virtual class will be held the 2nd Wednesday at 1 pm.

Wednesday, November 11 at 1 pm

Visit our website to register or find additional information. Topics covered will be the basic parts of Medicare (A, B, C, D) and how they work. Information will be provided on how to enroll, available insurance options, and the drug coverage requirement. Lower income benefit programs will also be reviewed. It is suggested that you attend one class 2-3 months prior to starting Medicare. To register for this free class or for more information, please contact the ADRC at 262-548-7848. You can also register online at https://www.waukeshacounty.gov/ElderBenefitSpecialistProgram/


Chad Lewis Presents: Paranormal Wisconsin

Wednesday, November 11 at 6 pm

Join us via Zoom for a presentation with paranormal investigator, Chad Lewis, in which he shares his strangest cases of alien abductions, haunted places, mysterious creatures, crop circles, and everything else weird and unusual. Explore the entire spectrum of Wisconsin's supernatural activity with us!

Registration is required. Please register with the library at 262-367-3350 or email hplinfo@hartland.lib.wi.us to receive the Zoom link information.