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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...

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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 ...
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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...

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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 "Teens" group.
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DIY Marble Mugs

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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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 "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
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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. ...
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This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Anime Club (Virtual)

6:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration Open
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual2
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre? Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites. Register with an email address to get details on how to join. If you have already registered or joined before,...

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.

Teen Library Council

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Registration Open
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Meeting Room C
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Registration Required
Event Details:
Would you like to earn service hours and make a difference at the library? Join the Teen Library Council! Help put together and run programs, discuss library and community projects, recommend books and materials, and more.  Please complete th...

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

Dazzling Debuts: a Virtual Author Panel

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us as we virtually host 2021 debut Latinx authors Olivia Abtahi (Perfectly Parvin), Jonny Garza Villa (Fifteen Hundred Miles from the Sun), and Crystal Maldonado (Fat Chance, Charlie Vega)! Join us for conversation about the books, the writing p...
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Holiday Countdown Calendar

All Day
Registration Open
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you excited for the upcoming holidays? Ready yourself for the countdowns with your own calendar that you can change up. Using paper straws as the background, you can swap around styles for holiday or whatnot. Supplies included are: Photo Frame...
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This event is in the "High School" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens, High School
Program Type: College Prep
Event Details:
Register for the webinar Learn how to maximize need-based financial aid eligibility, target the right colleges for merit-based financial aid, and exploit tax-saving opportunities from Certified Financial Planner Joe Orsolini. ...
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This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Anime Club

6:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual2
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre? Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites. Register with an email address to get details on how to join.   If we do have a virtual program, and&n...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens, High School
Program Type: College Prep, Virtual
Event Details:
Register for the webinar This workshop from My College Planning Team includes more of a deep dive on financial strategies for affording college (with less focus on academic strategies, although it still touches on some of the most important ones)....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

SAT Practice Test

9:00am - 1:00pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, High School
Program Type: College Prep
Registration Required
Event Details:
Students taking the SAT have a fantastic opportunity to take a free virtual practice test for one of these exams.  StudyPoint is offering the practice test events, and since they're doing so virtually, students can take the practice test from...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Living Room Conversation: Social Equity

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Open
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, High School
Program Type: Community Discussion, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Social equity can be defined as a commitment to promote fair, just, and equitable recognition of the basic needs of all residents and the total community. Join us to share personal and community experiences relating to the concept of social equity. W...

Zoom Webinars and Meetings

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Information about joining the Zoom webinar or meeting

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Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Dr. Catalina Maria Johnson as she gives us a broad overview of milestones the last 75 years of music in the Latino U.S. as a way of understanding the history, roots, and concerns of Latinos in this land, with a special emphasis on Mexican and Pu...

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.

Resist! An Activism Workshop for Everyone (Virtual)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Open
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Community Discussion, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you ready to resist? Learn about activism and organizing and gain skills to take on change-making work yourself in this workshop led by activist and writer, KaeLyn Rich, author of Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Franken-Toys

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Teenspace
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Drop in to the Teenspace anytime between 3 and 5 to bring old toys back to life in creepy, wacky, and monstrous ways by creating your own Franken-toy! Take old toys  apart and create your own toy combinations. The library will provide some old t...

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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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Introduction to Google Drive

10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Computer Classroom 2A
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Event Details:
Take advantage of Google’s cloud storage service. Learn to upload and download files, create new files using Google’s software, and then share and edit your files with other users simultaneously.  Must have a Google Drive account. ...

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

Art Demonstration: Oils Start to Finish

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Develop your knowledge and love for oil painting with Marge Hall, award-winning floral portrait artist. Marge will provide useful tips for beginners to advanced artists to enhance their work from the starting sketch to the finished piece. Questions w...

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

Anime Club

6:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual2
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre? Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites. Register with an email address to get details on how to join.   If we do have a virtual program, and&n...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: College Prep
Event Details:
Register for the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYldemhrzwsHdypIg0V3MTm0DFagMY7-oTj  The process of choosing a college is complicated enough without worrying about the impact of a pandemic on the process. Tom Jaworski from...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Microsoft Word 2019

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Computer Classroom 2A
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Classes, Computer Classes
Registration Required

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Author Visit: Glennette Tilley Turner

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: History, Virtual
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a conversation with Wheaton author Glennette Tilley Turner and fellow author, LaVonne Ruoss, as they discuss Turner's new book, A Man Called Horse, available for pre-order. This program is in partnership with Abrams Publishing a...

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.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens, High School
Program Type: College Prep, Virtual
Event Details:
Register for the webinar With more colleges going "test-optional" this year, your college essay is more important than ever before. Our virtual college essay writing workshop helps students understand the influence of college essays, how to "find ...