Wilmette Public Library Upcoming Events

  • Preschool Science Explorers: Magnets

    When: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
    Where: Youth Program Room

    Investigate the science of magnets through stories, songs, and hands-on exploration. Ages 3-5 with an adult. Registration starts November 10 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents; November 17 for nonresidents.

  • Scratch, Jr.

    When: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Take the very first steps towards learning computer programming by trying out this new iPad app, a version of the digital media design program Scratch created for younger kids. We'll make games and animations. For grades 1-3. Registration starts November 10 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents; November 17 for nonresidents.

  • Fourth Monday Readers - Longbourn by Jo Baker

    When: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Continuing the Jane Austen themed series, we will be discussing this contemporary writer's take on the lives of the servants of the household in a Jane Austen novel.

  • Balloon Animal Workshop (Gr. 2-4)

    When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where: Auditorium

    Learn to make your own balloon animals with magician and balloon artist Gary Kantor. You will take home all of your creations. Grades 2-4; parents welcome. Registration starts November 11 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents; November 18 for nonresidents.

  • Balloon Animal Workshop (Gr. 5-12)

    When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Learn to make your own balloon animals with magician and balloon artist Gary Kantor. You will take home all of your creations. Grades 5-12. Registration starts November 11 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents; November 18 for nonresidents.

  • Rainbow Magic

    When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Where: Youth Program Room

    Do you love the fairy books by Daisy Meadows? Choose your fairy or elf identity, decorate a fairy house, and create some rainbow magic of your own in this program for girls and boys. Please wear a paint shirt. For grades 1-3. Sign-up starts November 11 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents, November 18 for nonresidents.

  • Score Counseling

    When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Schedule a free, one-hour session with Mark Lieberman, a SCORE mentor and Kellogg MBA, who started four small businesses. Go to www.scorechicago.org and click on “Mentoring Appointment Sign Up Now” to sign up for Library sessions.

  • Sensory-Friendly Movie

    When: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    The Muppets gang heads out on a global tour, where they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper. Rated PG. At this sensory-friendly showing, there will be more light and lower volume, but just as much fun! To accommodate children with food allergies, no snacks will be served.

  • School's Out Movie

    When: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    The Muppets gang heads out on a global tour, where they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper. Snacks will be served. Rated PG.

  • Library Closes at 5:00pm for Thanksgiving Holiday

    When: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Library Closing

  • Library Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

    When: Thursday, November 27, 2014 - All Day

    The Library will be closed for Thanksgiving.

  • Pocket Circus

    When: Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    Where: Auditorium

    Come one, come all, to the world's smallest circus, featuring juggling, acrobatics, magic, audience participation, and lots and lots of laughs! For all ages. Free ticket required. Tickets available at the Youth Desk the day of the performance.

  • Pocket Circus: Sensory-Friendly Performance

    When: Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Come one, come all, to the world's smallest circus, featuring juggling, acrobatics, magic, audience participation, and lots and lots of laughs! This sensory-friendly performance is intended for children with special needs, ages 3-18, and their families. Sign-up starts November 15 for Wilmette & Kenilworth residents, and November 22 for nonresidents.

  • Pocket Circus

    When: Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Come one, come all, to the world's smallest circus, featuring juggling, acrobatics, magic, audience participation, and lots and lots of laughs! For all ages. Free ticket required. Tickets available at the Youth Desk the day of the performance.

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