Sensory Friendly Resources
Sensory friendly resources are intended for families with autistic children, children with sensory processing disorders, anxiety, or other cognitive or physical disabilities.
Meet Your Library Welcome Tours
Meet a librarian and learn about programs and resources that fit the needs of your families. Tours will accommodate your inclusion needs, time frame, and interests. Call 847.853.6506 for more information.
Sensory Friendly Events
Sensory friendly programs are intended for autistic children, children with sensory processing disorders, anxiety, or other cognitive or physical disabilities, who have a low tolerance for crowds, loud noises, darkness, flashing lights, and other similar sensory input. Attendees can feel comfortable moving or vocalizing throughout the program.
Attendance at many sensory friendly events is limited. Register on our online calendar.
Accessibility at the Library
Wilmette Public Library offers many materials and services for patrons with disabilities and homebound patrons. For a full list of offerings, visit our Accessibility page.
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