Wilmette Public Library Upcoming Events

  • Score Counseling

    When: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Schedule a free, one-hour session with Mark Lieberman, a SCORE mentor and Kellogg MBA, who started four small businesses. Go to www.scorechicago.org and click on “Mentoring Appointment Sign Up Now” to sign up for Library sessions.

  • Korean/Vietnam War Roundtable

    When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Auditorium

    Korean/Vietnam War veterans hold regular meetings from 10-11:30 at the Library. Conversations are lively, the coffee plentiful and participants rarely miss a meeting. Newcomers are welcome.

  • ADHD Support Group

    When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Attend an informal, non-judgmental forum to discuss ADHD. Learn and share strategies and resources, or come just to listen. The group's facilitator, Wilmette resident Dale Davison, holds a Master's degree in special education; she is a board certified ADHD coach and consultant.

  • Writers Group

    When: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

  • Fiber Arts Group

    When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Calling all knitters and stitchers! Bring your project for an informal session and share your expertise and wisdom. Refreshments served.

  • Armchair Travels

    When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Travelers to all parts of the world--whether overseas or the next county--of the world present their photos. Library staff is available to help with computer equipment.

  • CJE Senior Life

    When: Thursday, September 04, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Senior Health Insurance Counseling
    Drop-in counseling for seniors having problems dealing with Medicare, Social Security or Medicaid. First Thursday of every month. Appointments not necessary. No fee.

  • Library Closes at 9:00pm

    When: Sunday, September 07, 2014 - All Day

    Library resumes closing at 9pm

  • Teen Advisory Board

    When: Sunday, September 07, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Where: Teen Room

    The Teen Advisory Board meets once a month in the Teen Room. Programs sponsored by TAB include pizza exam nights, reading clubs, gaming events, writing workshops and more. New members welcome.

    For more information contact Jill McKeown, 847-256-5025.

  • College Essay Writing Boot Camp

    When: Sunday, September 07, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Thomas J. Jaworski of Quest College Consulting will explain the college application process by teaching students to write and edit a thorough college essay and then begin their own essays.

    This program is geared towards Seniors, but is open to Sophomores and Juniors who are interested.

    Registration is required. Call the Library or sign-up via our online calendar.

  • Writers Group

    When: Sunday, September 07, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

  • Current Events Roundtable

    When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Auditorium

    Current Events Roundtable is the place to enjoy your second cup of coffee along with a roundup on the leading national, international and local news of the day. Moderated by Deerfield resident Don Levinthal, the group covers all points on the political spectrum. Newcomers are welcome.

  • Alzheimer's Support Group

    When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Families who have a loved-one with Alzheimer's disease are invited to attend support group meetings. Mike Denesha, the group's facilitator, is a Wilmette resident who holds a Master's degree in family caregiving. Newcomers are always welcome.

  • Kids' Library Council

    When: Monday, September 08, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Youth Program Room

    Do you love the Library? Do you have lots of ideas to make it even better? Join us for a meeting of our Kids’ Library Council to do fun activities and plan library spaces and programs for kids in 5th to 8th grades. Plus, design and make your own button pins. Snacks will be served. For grades 5-8. Registration starts August 25 for Wilmette and Kenilworth residents; September 1 for nonresidents.

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