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Wilmette Public Library Upcoming Adult Events

  • Storytelling: The Tie That Binds

    When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Northwestern University faculty member, theatre director, and renowned professional storyteller Rives Collins examines multi-generational storytelling as the glue that links us with the past even as it provides a sense of identity necessary to face the future.

  • Writers Group

    When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    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, April 20, 2015 - 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.

  • Score Counseling

    When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Teen 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.

  • WPL Board Mtg.

    When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Staff Room

    Wilmette Public Library Board Meeting

  • Visit to Historic Wagner Farm

    When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Off-site

    Have you always wanted to visit Wagner Farm? Join us for a tour, followed by a butter making class. Meet at the main farm building, rain or shine. The Farm is located at 1510 Wagner Rd, Glenview. Registration required. This program is sponsored through One Book, Everybody Reads. This year's title is Some Luck by Jane Smiley.

  • Fiber Arts

    When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Media Room

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

  • Getting Started with Your Family History

    When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Off-site

    Note this workshop will be held at the Family History Center, 2726 Lake Ave. Learn about genealogy resources available at the Center during this one hour workshop located at 2726 Lake Ave on the fundamentals of starting your family research. Registration required via the Library’s website or by calling (847) 256-6930. This program is part of the One Book, Everybody Reads series.

  • Armchair Travels: Legal London

    When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Legal scholar and professor James Faught will give a tour of Legal London.

  • Download Free Magazines from the Library

    When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Where: Teen Room

    Are you a Vogue, Vanity Fair, Golf Digest, or Bon Appetit reader? Learn how to download these titles and many more to your smartphone or tablet for free! Many Conde Nast titles now included. Registration required.

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