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Take & Make Craft Bird Nest

Monday, April 5, 2021 (All day)
Come to the lobby to pick up this week's craft kit.  It has everything you need to make a cute bird nest, and this one you can keep in the house.  Hurry in, while supplies last.
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Kid City

Virtual Historical Fiction Fan Club --Live Author Chat!

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a discussion with four of today's most outstanding and acclaimed historical fiction authors as we talk about their latest novels!  We are pleased to welcome Susan Meissner, Reneé Rosen, Stephanie Dray and Erika Robuck, in celebration of National Library Week 4/4 - 4/10/2021.  A Zoom link will be sent a day or two before the program to all those who have registered. We have copies of each book to be given away by a drawing to be held following the event.   



Event Type: 
Adult Services

Yoga for Adults with Silver Lotus Yoga

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
An adult yoga class which will be taught by staff at Silver Lotus Yoga in Wauconda over Zoom.  The Zoom link will be sent to everyone registered a day or two before the program.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Bird Watching with McHenry County Audubon Society

Saturday, April 10, 2021 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Many people have discovered the joy of watching birds recently as they seek safe activities during the COVID-19 pandemic. "Birding McHenry/Lake County: Backyards and Beyond" helps newcomers identify bird species and learn more about the ways local birds adapt to their environment.  

Those who sign up will receive a small bag of birdseed and resources to make your own bird feeder at home - one per family.   We will notify you when these are ready to pick up.

Event Type: 
Adult Services

Virtual Fiction Book Club - The Woman in the Green Dress

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
April 14: The Woman in the Green Dress by Tea Cooper

A cursed opal, a gnarled family tree, and a sinister woman in a green dress emerge in the aftermath of World War I.
After a whirlwind
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Headstones and History: Pushing Up Daisies (with Wauconda Township Historical Society)

Thursday, April 15, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Laurel Mellien discusses the history of the American Rural Cemetery Movement, special purpose gardens in cemeteries and Victorian flower symbolism on headstones.  The program is brought to you in partnership with the Wauconda Township Historical Society.

Register to receive the Zoom link, which will be sent a day or two before the program.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Great Decisions

Saturday, April 17, 2021 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Great Decisions is the United States' largest discussion program on world affairs.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Virtual Non-Fiction Book Club for Adults: All Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot

Monday, April 19, 2021 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join us on Zoom to discuss this month's Virtual Non-Fiction Book Club selection, All Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot. Books are available in eBook format from Hoopla using your Wauconda Area Library card.  If you need help accessing Hoopla, please reach out to Kelly Kuningas at kkuningas@wauclib.org.  

Once we are closer to the date of the meeting, you will receive a separate email with the Zoom link to join the discussion.  We are looking forward to reading and discussing with you!
Event Type: 
Adult Services

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