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Take & Make Craft- Polar Bear

All Day 1/23 - 1/29
Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Grab & Go Craft Pickup
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Stop in every week in January and February to pick up a different cool winter craft, perfect to pass the time on a chilly day. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Lincoln Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Art, Movies & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 58
Event Details:
Fans of the PBS program Downton Abbey will enjoy this film which re-visits the beloved cast.  Popcorn, pretzels and water bottles will be provided. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Winter Memory Maker

All Day
Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Grab & Go Craft Pickup
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Event Details:
Make memories with your little one while creating a Valentine heart bag at home. All supplies included.   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Take & Make Craft- Penguins

All Day 1/30 - 2/5
Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Grab & Go Craft Pickup
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Stop in every week in January and February to pick up a different cool winter craft, perfect to pass the time on a chilly day. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Time for Two's Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This musical storytime is perfect for toddlers who are always on the go. Each session is filled with songs, stories and movement. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Bounce and Books

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This musical storytime is perfect for toddlers who are always on the go. Each session is filled with songs, stories and movement. For Walkers who are not yet two years old and caregivers.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Heart Mason Jar / Tarro de corazón (In-Person)

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Adults
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Lincoln Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Come to the library to paint a mason jar for Valentine's Day.  Drop in anytime between 3 p.m.-6 pm. Must register to attend.   Ven a la biblioteca a pintar un tarro para el Día de San Valentín. Pasa en cualquier momento entre las 3...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Grab & Go: Solve a Cold Case

All Day
Adults
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Grab & Go Craft Pickup
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Culture, History & Current Events, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Do you like true crime and solving puzzles? Sign up for this fun program that will let you solve your own case. All of the faux cold case information will be provided. Get ready to become a detective! Due to the nature of the program and the case fil...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Wondertime

9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For children age 3 and their caregiver. Each week this lively storytime features a variety of stories, songs, fingerplays, and other activities aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-In Mah Jongg for Adults

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Periodicals Area
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Event Details:
Drop in to our periodicals area to play Mah Jongg each Wednesday from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All levels of play are welcome.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Lincoln Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Culture, History & Current Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
A longtime fixture in Chicago sports, Harvey Wittenberg was the voice of the Chicago Blackhawks as the public address announcer from 1961-2002. He is still the Blackhawks’ Internet columnist and the author of the 2003 book Tales from the Ch...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Learning Adventure

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Kids
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
The early years are perfect for building a foundation for long-term learning. A great way to prepare your child for a classroom setting.  Parent/caregiver must wait in Kid City while class is in session.   ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

The First Chapters

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kids
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
The Conjurers, Brian Anderson Misfits and Land of Stories readers will lover this series. Come for a magical book discussion and try to learn a magic trick. Grades 3-5 ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual All the Books Meet Up

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
A fun, lively book chat from the comfort of your own home.   We’ll discuss what books we’re enjoying, which books we aren’t, and what we’re reading next.  Discover “new to you books” from other readers as well as a rundown of n...

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Zoom Event

This is an online/hybrid event that will take place on Zoom. You will receive the Zoom link and login details with your registration confirmation.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Take & Make Craft- Heart Hedgehog

All Day 2/6 - 2/14
Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Grab & Go Craft Pickup
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Stop in every week in January and February to pick up a different cool winter craft, perfect to pass the time on a chilly day. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Time for Two's Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This musical storytime is perfect for toddlers who are always on the go. Each session is filled with songs, stories and movement. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Bounce and Books

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This musical storytime is perfect for toddlers who are always on the go. Each session is filled with songs, stories and movement. For Walkers who are not yet two years old and caregivers.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Lotería

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Kids
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Español
Event Details:
Ven a la biblioteca a jugar Lotería con toda la familia. 30 lugares disponibles para las primeras personas en llegar. Come to the library with the whole family to play Lotería. 30 spots available for the first people to arrive. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Discussion -Romance (In Person)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Lincoln Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Have you always wanted to give a book discussion a try but didn’t want to commit? Try a one-time book discussion of a new genre to expand your reading. In this session we will be discussing Seven Days in June by Tia Williams. Books will ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Wondertime

9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
For children age 3 and their caregiver. Each week this lively storytime features a variety of stories, songs, fingerplays, and other activities aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-In Mah Jongg for Adults

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Periodicals Area
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Event Details:
Drop in to our periodicals area to play Mah Jongg each Wednesday from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All levels of play are welcome.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Lincoln Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Join us as we discuss It All Comes Back to You by Beth Duke.  Books are available at the Adult Help Desk.  About the book:  Alabama, 1947. War's over, cherry-print dresses, parking above the city lights, swing dancing. B...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Learning Adventure

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Kids
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
The early years are perfect for building a foundation for long-term learning. A great way to prepare your child for a classroom setting.  Parent/caregiver must wait in Kid City while class is in session.   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

The Next Chapter

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wauconda Area Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Authors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Dust & Grim, by Chuck Wendig Grades 6-8 ...