We're carving out a good time for all ages
Meet Local Mystery Author
Friday, October 12 at 10
Award-winning Wisconsin mystery writer, Sandra
Balzo, will be at the Wauconda Area Library on Friday,
October 12 at 10 a.m. to discuss her coffee house mystery, Uncommon
Grounds. Sandra will also discuss her writing
experiences as well as give a sneak peek at her newest book,
Murder. Books will be available for purchase and
Grounds was nominated for Best First Novel for both an Anthony
Award and a Macavity
Award in 2005. The novel also received rave
reviews from Publisher's Weekly, Kirkus
Reviews, Library Journal, the Chicago
Tribune, and Mystery Scene magazine. For more
information about this event, please contact the Adult
Services Reference Desk at 847-526-6225 ext. 203.
Teen Read Week
LOL @ Your Library
October 14 -
Celebrate Teen Read Week this year by reading
funny stuff or participating in library programs, just for the fun of
The Joke is on Us ~ Joke Competition
How do librarians like their pancakes? In
stacks. LOL!!! Teens can submit their best librarian joke
for a chance to win a Barnes and Noble
gift card. Jokes will be displayed during Teen Read
Week. Entries are due by October 12. For contest
rules, click here.
LOL Open Mic Night
are invited to stop by the library on Monday, October 15 at 7
p.m. to tell their best jokes, read favorite poems, sing or
play music. Refreshments will be
Join us for a
Wednesday, October 31 at 10:30 a.m.
Preschoolers and their caregivers are encouraged to
attend this popular annual event, which features musician,
Will Fox, a parade of costumed children, snacks and take-home
surprises! Parents or caregivers must stay with their
children to enjoy the fun.
Registration and tickets are required to attend
this event. Fore more information, call Children's
Services at 847-526-6225 ext. 212 or click here.
Need costume ideas? How about a spooky
story? Maybe some fun party treats or sound
Check out our array of ghoulish books,
movies, short stories, and CD's.
Library 801 N.