Events

The 50th Anniversary of Woodstock

Thursday, August 15, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join us for a celebration of one of the most momentous rock festivals ever! This stellar presentation features live music along with a slide show featuring images from the event. Music will include songs of Richie Havens, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez and many, many more. We all wish we could have been there, but maybe we can relive that pivotal weekend through the imagery and music of the festival.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Clue: A Mystery Book Club

Friday, August 16, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Books are available at the Adult Help Desk
June 14 | The Escape Artist by Brad Meltzer 
July 12 | The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn 
August 16 | Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell 
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Prime Time - Hike Lake County

Friday, August 16, 2019 -
10:30am to 12:00pm
Adult Program
Discover the various hiking trails and natural wonders of our surrounding Lake County Forest Preserves through information provided by Eileen Davis, Environmental Educator.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Great Decisions

Saturday, August 17, 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Chapter 5: Decoding U.S.-China Trade

Professor Gary Midkiff will lead a nonpartisan conversation about the most important foreign policy issues facing America today.

Great Decisions booklets are available at the Adult Help Desk. 

Event Type: 
Adult Services

Novel Thoughts

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Books are available at the Adult Help Desk

June 19 | Lucky Boy by Shanthi Sekaran 
July 17 | Dear Mrs. Bird by A.J. Pearce 
August 21 | The Vacationers by Emma Straub
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Saturday, August 24, 2019 -
10:00am to 11:30am
This class is suitable for those who are not familiar with the word processing software Microsoft Word 2016 or who just want to learn some new tricks and tips. 
Event Type: 
Technology
Adult Services

All the Books!

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Enjoy lively conversation highlighting all things new and exciting in books. Did you love a book so much that you're excited to share? Is there a "reviews darling" book everyone else loved that left you flat? Are you clamoring to dish on how a movie differs from its book? All perfect topics for 'All the Books!' Discover what your favorite library staff is reading as well as fellow library patrons. A one-of-a-kind "unbook" club! Everyone goes home with a free book!
Event Type: 
Adult Services

How to Transition a Good Idea into a Great Business

Thursday, August 29, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Learn how to use the Business Model Canvas to turn customer needs and problems into profits for your company. Presented by SCORE. 
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Lunch & a Movie

Friday, August 30, 2019 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
June 28 | On the Basis of Sex - PG-13 
July 26 | First Man - PG-13 
August 30 | Green Book - PG-13
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Board Meeting

Monday, September 9, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Wauconda Area Public Library District Board of Trustees meets on the second Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at the library. All board meetings are open to the general public. Visitors are welcome, but anyone wishing to address the Board should call in advance and ask for Tom Kern, Library Director, at 847-526-6225. Minutes of the meetings are available online at http://wauclibtrustees.blogspot.com/
Event Type: 
All Ages

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