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Wilmette Public Library Upcoming Adult Events

  • The Shakespeare Project of Chicago: King Lear

    When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    The Shakespeare Project of Chicago’s 20th season kicks off with Shakespeare’s classic drama King Lear. The story of a king who disowns his daughter and finds he loses everything in return, including his mind. Explore themes of rage, grief, and delusion in this powerful production.
    Funded by the Friends of the Wilmette Public Library

  • Writers Group

    When: Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

  • Fourth Monday Readers - Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

    When: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Austen gives love and marriage a run for their money in this country novel of manners set in Georgian England. Come discuss one of the most popular novels of all time.

  • Score Counseling

    When: Tuesday, October 28, 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.

  • Fiber Arts Group

    When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Calling all knitters and stitchers! Bring your project for an informal session and share your expertise and wisdom. Refreshments served.

  • Armchair Travels

    When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Explore the Isles of the Pacific with Foil Miller.

  • Beyond the Headlines: Haiti in Music

    When: Sunday, November 02, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Crossing Borders Music Collective returns to the Library with a powerful concert features string quartets by Haitian composers. The program explores untold stories of the richness of Haitian culture using live music, narration, and audio-visual presentation.

  • Writers Group

    When: Sunday, November 02, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

  • Current Events Roundtable

    When: Monday, November 03, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Auditorium

    Current Events Roundtable is the place to enjoy your second cup of coffee along with a roundup on the leading national, international and local news of the day. Moderated by Deerfield resident Don Levinthal, the group covers all points on the political spectrum. Newcomers are welcome.

  • Score Counseling

    When: Tuesday, November 04, 2014 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 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.

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