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Rise & Shine Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room

Fun for the whole family. All ages.

December 2 l Holiday Stories

January 27 | Valentine's Day

February 24 l Penguins

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Time for Twos

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Ages 2 through just-turned-3. 

Come sing, dance, and learn with us! 
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Time for Twos

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Ages 2 through just-turned-3. 

Come sing, dance, and learn with us! 
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Citizenship Class

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Lincoln Room

Getting ready to take your exam to become a U.S. Citizen? This class will cover the 100 civic questions, N-400 application, and the English portion needed for the citizenship interview. Must be a legal resident in order to participate.  Presented in Partnership with Mano a Mano.

No registration required 

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Bounce and Books

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
We'll read, dance, sing, and explore rhythms in this lively 25-minute program.
Ages 12-24 months
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Middle School Robotics

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Classroom
Students in 6th-8th grade are welcome to join our 4H middle school robotics team. We meet weekly working on robotic challenges to prepare for the spring Lake County 4H Robotic Show Case!
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Lotería

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room

Ven a la biblioteca a jugar lotería con toda la familia.

No requiere de inscripción

Come to the library with the whole family to play Lotería.

No registration required

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Tech2Go: VHS to DVD Conversion

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Lincoln Room

2018 is the year all those home movies make it onto DVD. Learn about our newest Tech2Go offering: VHS to DVD Conversion. We will go over instructions on how to convert your personal VHS tapes into a digital format for sharing or preservation. This equipment will be available to checkout for one week on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Wondertime

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Each week we'll feature a variety of stories, songs, fingerplays, and action rhymes aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading!
For 3 year olds
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Book Buddies

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room

Grades K-5

Looking for a new way to practice reading skills?  Kids will enjoy being partnered with a young volunteer

buddy. Enjoy great books, a relaxed reading time and making a new friend.


Grades 8-12

Earn volunteer hours and become a mentor by reading with young patrons. We will match you up with a new reader in grades K-5 so you can help cultivate a love for reading in kids who would really appreciate it! We will provide books for our buddies to share.


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Peek A Boo Baby

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Engage your baby with fun books, rhymes and songs.  Play and social time follow this interactive lap sit.
0-12 months
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Learning Adventure

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Every week is a new  story time adventure.  Great kindergarten readiness with hands on STEAM activities.
Ages 4-6
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Interactive Artist

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room

For Grades K-2

Spark your imagination, creativity, and lifelong connections with art inspired by some of our favorite books!  

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Kids Create Studio

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Grades 3-5
Welcome to the wonderfully imaginative world of art. Kids will have fun while exploring art through a different medium each month. All supplies provided!
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3D Printed Desktop Organizer

12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Classroom

Create a 3D printed desktop organizer to give your spring cleaning a jumpstart. No 3D modeling experience is necessary; we will use TinkerCAD, a free and online software to create your organizer. Items will be available for pickup by March 30th

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Spring String Art

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Lincoln Room

String art is back in home décor style! We will be making a string art plaque just in time to spruce up your house for spring. All supplies provided.

 

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Time for Twos

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Ages 2 through just-turned-3. 

Come sing, dance, and learn with us! 
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Time for Twos

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
Ages 2 through just-turned-3. 

Come sing, dance, and learn with us! 
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Productivity Apps for Business

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Classroom
Let's discuss some free apps and software available to you to make your workflow easier and get projects done more quickly and efficiently. 
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Beyond Fiction Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Quiet Study Room

March 5 The Radium Girls by Kate Moore

April 2 Growing, Older by Joan Dye Gussow

May 7 Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

Books are available at the Adult Help Desk.

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Roland Smith Author visit

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Lincoln Room
Meet author Roland Smith! The author of Tentacles, Peak and Beneath will be at the library to meet his fans and sign books. The library will be raffling off 5 free copies of Beneath. Roland Smith is visiting with in partnership with Wauconda Middle School and Matthews Middle School. 
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Bounce and Books

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room
We'll read, dance, sing, and explore rhythms in this lively 25-minute program.
Ages 12-24 months
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Middle School Robotics

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Classroom
Students in 6th-8th grade are welcome to join our 4H middle school robotics team. We meet weekly working on robotic challenges to prepare for the spring Lake County 4H Robotic Show Case!
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Colorín Colorado

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Storytime Room

Para familias con niños de 5 años en adelante

Mi comida favorita

Cuentos, canciones, manualidades y ¡mucha diversión!

Favor de registrar a los niños el día del evento en el salón Lincoln.

For families with kids 5 years and older

My favorite food

Stories, songs, crafts and lots of fun!

Please register the kids the day of the event in the Lincoln room.

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Talleres educativos para padres

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wauconda Area Library
Lincoln Room

Presentados por el Psicólogo Ferney Ramírez

Este programa es presentado en sociedad con el Distrito escolar 118 y la biblioteca de Wauconda

Niños de 5 años en adelante podrán participar en la actividad presentada en el salón de cuentos, favor de registrar a sus hijos el día del evento en el salón Lincoln.

Educational Workshops for Parents presented by Psychologist Ferney Ramirez

This program is presented in partnership with School District 118 and the Wauconda Area Library.

Kids 5 years and older can participate in the activity presented in the Storytime room. Please register your kids in the Lincoln room.

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