Wednesdays are wacky this fall!
Visit the Children's Department every Wednesday in September and October.
Find the 'something silly' to earn a silly prize!


Pirate Patch Day
Yo, ho, ho! It's a pirate's life for me! All landlubbers welcome to have a swashbuckling good time!
Be ready to walk the plank, dig for buried treasure, and swab the deck. Booty awaits those willing to sail under the Jolly Roger!

Saturday, September 20  10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

No registration required.


Martes a las 7 p.m.
Ven a la biblioteca a jugar loterķa con toda la familia.
Martes 23 de septiembre a las 7 p.m.
No requiere de inscripciones.


Sensational Snacks
Tired of snacking on the same old thing?
Learn how to create some new and nutritious snacks
in this hands-on program

Thursday, September 25 at 6:30 p.m.
For grades 2 - 3
Program is currenly full;
click here to join the waiting list.


Children's Choice Book Club
You'll love this mix of cool books from both the Illinois Bluestem Book Award and the Rebecca Caudill Award lists. Read as many as you like for a chance to win a Kindle Fire! This book club will run through March 2015. For Grades 3-5

Monarch Book Club
Earn great prizes for reading the Monarch Award nominees! For every five books that you complete, you will receive a fun prize! This book club will run through February, 2015. For Grades K-3

Read-To-Me Book Club
For Pre-readers
September 8 - October 5
The Children's librarians will have a great supply of groovy titles for you to share with your pre-readers during this four-week book club!

Fall 2014 Calendars

Looking for your school's website?

Cotton Creek School Transfiguration School
Robert Crown School Wauconda Grade School

Click here to log into PowerSchool.


The Book Report
2014-2015 School Newsletter

September, grades K-2 January, grades K-2
September, grades 3-5  
September, 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.

(Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 7:00 PM)

Wacky Wednesdays
(Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - All Day)

Preschool Storytime for 3 Year Olds
(Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 9:30 AM)

Hello Friends - CANCELLED
(Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 1:30 PM)

Preschool Storytime for 4-5 Year Olds
(Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 9:30 AM)

Sensational Snacks
(Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 6:30 PM)

Bounce and Books
(Friday, September 26, 2014 - 9:30 AM)

Toddler Time
(Friday, September 26, 2014 - 10:30 AM)