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Virtual Concert: Katie Kostner

All Day 9/20 - 9/30
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Concert, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Register to receive a link to watch local high schooler Katie Kostner perform! Katie performs live locally and has been featured on Chicago's WGN news and recently sang the National Anthem for the Chicago White Sox! This is a prerecorded concert...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: Great Beginnings

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: West Plaza
Age Group: Youth, Families, Babies
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
We'll be meeting on the library's West Plaza. Please bring a blanket or towel for your family to sit on to help us social distance. In the event that we cannot hold this program outside, we will have Storytime in the Early Childhood Center. If this p...

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Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: Preschool

11:00am - 11:30am
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: West Plaza
Age Group: Youth, Families, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
We'll be meeting on the library's West Plaza. Please bring a blanket or towel for your family to sit on to help us social distance. In the event that we cannot hold this program outside, we will have Storytime in the Early Childhood Center. If this p...

Disclaimer(s)

Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Virtual Storytime: All Ages

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Youth, Families, Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary School
Program Type: Storytime, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an all ages storytime from the comfort of your home! Over Zoom, we'll read books, sing songs, and move around! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Program Conduct Policy

The library's patron conduct policy applies to virtual library programs. Library staff has the right to remove participants from virtual programs who are in violation of the patron conduct policy.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes, Virtual
Event Details:
Artist Don Yang will demonstrate direct painting ('alla prima') from a live model. He will emphasize capturing accurate proportion, the form of the head, and facial color variations. These techniques create a convincing likeness in an oil sketch with...

Zoom Webinars and Meetings

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and reminders containing information about joining the Zoom program. If you need assistance, please email us.

Information about joining the Zoom webinar or meeting

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults

Library Board Meeting

The Library Board of Trustees of the Wheaton Public Library will hold the regular monthly Board meetings on the third Monday of each month at 7pm. Meetings are held in the Library Board Room on the 3rd floor. The public is welcome.

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Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Storytime: International Day of Peace

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: West Plaza
Age Group: Youth, Families, Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary School, All Ages
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us on the library's West Plaza for a special storytime celebrating peace and kindness. Please bring a blanket or towel for your group to sit on. In the event of bad weather, this storytime will be virtual and a Zoom link will be sent out. ...

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Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Careers, Virtual
Event Details:
How do you define your target market? Who will be your customer? What form of distribution will you use to reach them? Choosing the right customer and finding the right channel to reach your customers is a cornerstone for developing your business pla...

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Virtual Program Conduct Policy

The library's patron conduct policy applies to virtual library programs. Library staff has the right to remove participants from virtual programs who are in violation of the patron conduct policy.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Peace Stations

1:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Tween Center
Age Group: Youth, Families, Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary School, All Ages
Event Details:
Visit the library's Youth Services Department for book and activity stations all about peace and kindness. Navigate stations at your own pace. ...

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Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Teens, High School
Program Type: College Prep, Virtual
Event Details:
Register for the webinar This virtual presentation outlines the general financial aid process and provides insight on how financial aid works, how to apply for it, student eligibility, and how it can be used to help pay for college. It introduces ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual2
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: History
Event Details:
Join us for a panel discussion on the first civil rights march for fair housing in Wheaton in 1966 with residents who participated in this historic event. Co-sponsored by the City of Wheaton Community Relations Commission, the Wheaton League of Women...

Zoom Webinars and Meetings

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and reminders containing information about joining the Zoom program. If you need assistance, please email us.

Information about joining the Zoom webinar or meeting

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Program Conduct Policy

The library's patron conduct policy applies to virtual library programs. Library staff has the right to remove participants from virtual programs who are in violation of the patron conduct policy.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: Toddler Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: West Plaza
Age Group: Youth, Families, Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
We'll be meeting on the library's West Plaza. Please bring a blanket or towel for your family to sit on to help us social distance. In the event that we cannot hold this program outside, we will have Storytime in the Early Childhood Center. If this p...

Disclaimer(s)

Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Virtual Storytime: All Ages

11:00am - 11:30am
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Youth, Families, Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary School
Program Type: Storytime, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an all ages storytime from the comfort of your home! Over Zoom, we'll read books, sing songs, and move around! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Program Conduct Policy

The library's patron conduct policy applies to virtual library programs. Library staff has the right to remove participants from virtual programs who are in violation of the patron conduct policy.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Careers, Virtual
Event Details:
Facilitated by author, entrepreneur, podcaster, consultant Darlene Ziebell, this webinar will provide current business owners and people planning to start businesses with simple bootstrap tips needed to grow a business including, product/service nich...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Program Conduct Policy

The library's patron conduct policy applies to virtual library programs. Library staff has the right to remove participants from virtual programs who are in violation of the patron conduct policy.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

DIY Marble Mugs

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Meeting Room C
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Turn a coffee mug into a work of art. We'll be using nail polish to create our designs. All materials will be provided, but if you have a favorite color of nail polish feel free to bring it along.  ...

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Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

DIY: Birthday Cards

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Create 4 unique hand stamped cards to celebrate those special birthdays with Laura Barto of Stampin'Up. Two business days after registering, pick-up your craft kit at the Welcome Desk or Curbside September 6 - 22. A limited number of kits are av...

Zoom Webinars and Meetings

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and reminders containing information about joining the Zoom program. If you need assistance, please email us.

Information about joining the Zoom webinar or meeting

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

DIY Papel Picado

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by learning to make Papel Picado. Stop by the Youth Services Department between 4pm and 5pm and staff will show you how it's done! Caregivers may need to assist younger participants. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Geek Talk: Minecraft

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Show off your builds, discuss your favorite stories, and share your favorite tips and tricks. Register with an email address to get details on how to join. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Great Chicago Fire

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Virtual
Event Details:
2021 marks the 150th Anniversary of The Great Chicago Fire -- it started in a barn and, two days of flaming hell later, nearly destroyed a city. In this presentation, storyteller William Pack weaves together technical details of the fire with vivid f...

Zoom Webinars and Meetings

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and reminders containing information about joining the Zoom program. If you need assistance, please email us.

Information about joining the Zoom webinar or meeting

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Program Conduct Policy

The library's patron conduct policy applies to virtual library programs. Library staff has the right to remove participants from virtual programs who are in violation of the patron conduct policy.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Genealogy Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Genealogy
Event Details:
A representative from the DuPage County Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

DIY Storytime Stations

9:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Youth, Families, Babies, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Visit stations around the Youth Services Department to create your own storytime! Stations will focus on Reading, Writing, Singing, Talking, and Playing as you navigate activities at your own pace and practice social distancing. This activity is for ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Movie: Harriet

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
The thrilling and inspirational tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into a great American hero and freedom fighter. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history. (2 hr 5 m...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Circuit of Fun

2:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School
Event Details:
Visit the Youth Services Department for some weird and wonderful stations you can navigate at your own pace. Help us social distance with one family per station at a time. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children & Caregivers

This program is intended for children and caregivers to participate together; drop offs are not allowed.

Masks

Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status. We ask attendees to stay home if not feeling well.