Please note: We have changed the registration process for most programs. Programs marked in the newsletter with a blue R require registration.
All family programs are drop-in, but you may register your name to receive a reminder call.


Summer Reading Club for Toddlers – 5th graders
June 9-July 20

Sit. Stay. Read. Get your paws on some wonderful books this summer and join our summer reading club! Earn great prizes for reaching weekly reading goals, and receive a free paperback book for completing all six weeks of the program. When you pick up your reading log, be sure to participate in some fun drop-in, kick-off activities (May 27-June 8) such as the pawsitively fun Animal Hunt and Scooby Snack Guessing Jar.

And for additional summer fun:

Summer Bingo
For Toddlers – 5th graders

Complete a line of activities on our bingo cards to win a prize.
Fill the whole card for a chance to win a bike!

 Fun Fridays
For All Ages   Fridays June 6-August 8
Drop-In and join in on the fun! Each Friday during the summer there will be a “special” activity featured in the Children’s Department!


Summer 2014 Calendars
June    July    August


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Click on your school's name below:

Cotton Creek School
Frassati Catholic Academy
Matthews Middle School
Robert Crown Elementary School
Transfiguration School
Wauconda Grade School
Wauconda Middle School

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The Book Report
An archive of our 2013-2014 student newsletter

September (K-3) January (K-3)
September (4-5) January (4-5)
September (Spanish edition) January (Spanish edtion)
October (K-3) February (K-3)
October (4-5) February (4-5)
October (Spanish edition) February (Spanish edition)
November (K-3) March (K-3)
November (4-5) March (4-5)
November (Spanish edition) March (Spanish edition)
December (K-3) April/May (K-3)
December (4-5) April/May (4-5)
December (Spanish edition) April/May (Spanish edition)

Happening at the Library

Registration is required for most programs. Please click on the individual event to register or call the library at 847-526-6225, ext. 212 for more information.

Beat the Heat Summer Movie Series
(Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 1:00 PM)

Learn Spanish @ Your Library
(Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 10:30 AM)

Fun Fridays
(Friday, July 25, 2014 - All Day)

Great White Sharks~ Defanging the Myths
(Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 7:00 PM)

Learn Spanish @ Your Library
(Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 10:30 AM)

Fun Fridays
(Friday, August 01, 2014 - All Day)

Read It, Watch It - Jumanji
(Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 2:00 PM)

DIY (Do-it-Yourself) Craft Day
(Wednesday, August 06, 2014 - 9:30 AM)