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Wacky Wednesdays

2024-03-13 14:30:00 2024-03-13 16:30:00 America/Chicago Wacky Wednesdays Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2

Wednesday, March 13
2:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-03-13 14:30:00 2024-03-13 16:30:00 America/Chicago Wacky Wednesdays Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2

Wood Dale Public Library

Activity Room 1 & 2

Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years

AGE GROUP: | Teens |

EVENT TYPE: | Teen Program |

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Wood Dale Public Library

contact@wooddalelibrary.org
Phone: 630-766-6762
Fax: 630-766-5715

Hours
Mon, Apr 08 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 09 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 10 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 11 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 12 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Apr 13 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 14 Closed

About the branch

Reach. Explore. Achieve. Dream. 

Mission: All library district residents will have access to library materials and programs to encourage literacy and the joy of reading; to promote lifelong learning; and to experience a sense of community in a welcoming environment.

Upcoming events

Mon, Apr 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Discover the joys of wood carving and join the North Suburban Carvers for their regular club meeting at the Library.

Mon, Apr 15, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Regular Board Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees of the Wood Dale Public Library District.

Tue, Apr 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us on an adventure in art! In this class we will use our imagination and creativity to explore art together! Children will create a piece of art to display at home!
This event is full

Tue, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us for a 6-week Virtual Reality program this Spring! Learn the basics of VR, go on exciting expeditions, create tours using 360° cameras and experience immersive game play.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Drop in any time between 6-8 pm to try out some Minute To Win It games as a family. You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you would like. Recommended age: 5-11 yrs with an adult

Tue, Apr 16, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Art Gallery Kafe - 127 Front St. Wood Dale
"Bieguni" autorstwa Olgi Tokarczuk. Książki będą czytane i omawiane w języku polskim. "Flights" by Olga Tokarczuk. Books will be discussed in the Polish Language.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Stay and play after the storytime ends. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Target Starbucks, 401 W. Irving Park Road
Join us to read and discuss Happiness Falls by Angie Kim.

Thu, Apr 18, 11:00am - 11:20am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can't attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings! Stay and play after storytime ends.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Read books, sing songs, and play with friends in this interactive literature-based storytime. Join us each week for a new topic and activity. Recommended age: 3-7 years with an adult

Thu, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Wood Dale Bank & Trust with wealth advisor will be here to teach basic banking services such as checking and savings accounts, CDs, and investment baking such as IRS, stocks, bonds, and more.

Fri, Apr 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Frawley and her Kindergarten Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Fri, Apr 19, 11:30am - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us for adult coloring and aromatherapy to reduce your stress with this relaxing activity.

Mon, Apr 22, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Create a magical terrarium fairy garden at home with the Library!
This event is full

Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Adult Computer Lab
Dealing with social media can sometimes be rewarding, sometimes frustrating, sometimes exciting, and sometimes daunting, but always necessary. Now join us at the library to make it fun!

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Louie and her Kindergarten Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us for a 6-week Virtual Reality program this Spring! Learn the basics of VR, go on exciting expeditions, create tours using 360° cameras and experience immersive game play.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 23, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come explore some of the library's new toys and make some new friends. A parent must stay with their child to supervise play. Recommended age: 1-4 years with an adult

Tue, Apr 23, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn Spanish colors, numbers and more while playing fun games. This program is presented in English and Spanish, so beginners are welcome. Recommended age: 5-11 years

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Stay and play after the storytime ends. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Apr 24, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years

Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Joins us for a discussion of Fever in the Heartland by Timothy Egan.

Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Learn what legalized marijuana means for you and your community by getting the most recent information regarding both recreational use and medical use with educator Kirsten Velasco.

Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 11:20am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can't attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings! Stay and play after storytime ends.

Thu, Apr 25, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Study Room 1,Study Room 2,Study Room 3
Interviews don’t have to be intimidating. Practice interviewing and receive constructive feedback during a mock interview.

Thu, Apr 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
A 1920's flapper named Flora tells us how fashion, crime, and prohibition mixed with explosive creativity, shaped the decade of the century.

Thu, Apr 25, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Read books, sing songs, and play with friends in this interactive literature-based storytime. Join us each week for a new topic and activity. Recommended age: 3-7 years with an adult

Thu, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Dig into native plants best suited for your landscape.

Fri, Apr 26, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, Apr 26, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Apr 26, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us on an adventure in art! In this class we will use our imagination and creativity to explore art together! Children will create a piece of art to display at home!
This event is full

Tue, Apr 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us for a 6-week Virtual Reality program this Spring! Learn the basics of VR, go on exciting expeditions, create tours using 360° cameras and experience immersive game play.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Drop in any time between 6-8 pm to make some bracelets and/or keychains as a family. You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you would like. Recommended age: 5-11 yrs with an adult

Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Lobby
Meet with Congressman Krishnamoorthi’s staff! Stop by with any questions you may have about federal topics including social security, veterans’ affairs, immigration, and taxes.

Fri, May 03, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, May 03, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, May 03, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, May 03, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, May 03, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Mon, May 06, 10:00am - 11:10am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Cervantes and her 3rd Grade Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Mon, May 06, 10:15am - 10:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Wood Dale Park District 4 year old class.

Mon, May 06, 10:50am - 11:20am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Wood Dale Park District 3 year old class.

Mon, May 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Discover the joys of wood carving and join the North Suburban Carvers for their regular club meeting at the Library.

Mon, May 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Adult Computer Lab
Aprende sobre unas cosas de computacion basica y te contestare tus preguntas!
Registration opens Tuesday, April 30 2024 at 6:00pm

Tue, May 07, 10:00am - 11:10am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Stinnett and her 3rd Grade Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us for a 6-week Virtual Reality program this Spring! Learn the basics of VR, go on exciting expeditions, create tours using 360° cameras and experience immersive game play.
Registration is now closed

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome back Wood Dale Library favorite Peggy Garvin. As usual, Peggy brings her expertise and supplies. Supply costs for the program is $25.

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Penn is an actor, writer, producer, and former Associate Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement. He is known for starring roles in Designated Survivor, House, The Namesake, and more.
Register

Wed, May 08, 10:00am - 11:10am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Bueno and her 3rd Grade Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Wed, May 08, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy a craft, activity, and snack with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years

Thu, May 09, 10:00am - 11:10am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Sopcic and her 3rd Grade Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Thu, May 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Celebrate the special mom in your life! Spend time together while creating a work of art. Each person will go home with a painted canvas, please be sure to register each child and adult attending.

Thu, May 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Whether you have a balcony, deck, porch or large yard, you can grow a container garden! Learn how to select plants, pots, potting mixes and more to create the perfect garden fit for your space.

Fri, May 10, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, May 10, 10:00am - 10:40am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Mazurek and her 3rd Grade Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Fri, May 10, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, May 10, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, May 10, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, May 10, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Let’s learn and play with STEAM! In each session we will explore different topics that relate to science, technology, engineering, art or math geared toward the younger ones.

Mon, May 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Welcome to Ms. Kwilos and her 1st Grade Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!