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Art to Go / 6-8th

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Register to pick up art supplies, then log in and watch the how to video to create your own masterpiece. 

Supplies available for  pick up 8/17/21 - 8/24/21
Event Type: 
Tweens & Teens

Art to Go / 9-12th

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 -
9:00am to 9:00pm
Register to pick up art supplies, then log in and watch the how to video to create your own masterpiece. 

Supplies available for  pick up 8/17/21 - 8/24/21
Event Type: 
Tweens & Teens

Art to Go / 3-5th

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
Register to pick up art supplies, then log in and watch the how to video to create your own masterpiece. 

Supplies available for  pick up 8/17/21 - 8/24/21
Event Type: 
Kid City

Virtual Sell Your Stuff Online

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
There are lots of great options for unloading your old possessions, from old faves like Ebay to newer places like Facebook Marketplace. We'll cover them all and offer selling and safety tips!
Event Type: 
Technology
Adult Services

Take & Make Craft- 3D Giraffe

Monday, August 23, 2021 (All day)
Create a colorful 3D giraffe.  Watch the tutorial for super easy directions.  Supply pick up in kid city.
Event Type: 
Kid City

Virtual 1920 - A Turning Point in American History

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
World War I and the Pandemic of 1918 had just ended, the stock market was booming, and the nation was ready to celebrate.  Yet conservative politics took the lead and prohibition was voted into law.  Paradoxically, speakeasies and illegal liquor were all the rage.   Join historian Barry Bradford to learn about this pivotal year and the decade following, which turned the course of our nation in a multitude of ways. 

* This program is brought to you in partnership with the Wauconda Township Historical Society.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Virtual Great Decisions

Saturday, August 28, 2021 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Great Decisions is the United States' largest discussion program on world affairs. Each month, professor Gary Midkiff leads a non-partisan conversation about the most important foreign policy issues facing Americans today. The meeting topics are based on chapters from the briefing book published by the Foreign Policy Association.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Take & Make Craft- Paper Plate Parrot

Monday, August 30, 2021 (All day)
Finish off our safari month with a paper plate parrot.  All supplies included in kit.  Pick up in library while supplies last.
Event Type: 
Kid City

Virtual Staying Positive Today with Tom Kens

Monday, August 30, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

To say that the past year has been challenging may be the understatement of the century. Join wellness coach Tom Kens as he shares ten practices to help you navigate through these uncertain times and to help parents guide their children with a smooth transition back to school with a positive attitude.


A Zoom link will be sent a day or two before the program to all who have registered.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Summer STEM Club K-2nd

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 -
9:00am to 11:00am
STEM Club is for k-2nd grade. Register to pick up experiment/project supplies.Then log in and watch the video explaining the engineering process and the engineering challenge activity. 
Event Type: 
Kid City

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