Upcoming Events
Thu, Jul 07, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Large Meeting Room
Welcome local veteran and hero Vincent Speranza to the library and join us for as he tells his life story and many accomplishments during World War II.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us and learn how to play Mexican Train, a fun strategy game that is played with dominoes. Recommended age: 8-12 years

Mon, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf and hat on a knitting loom. Loom knitting is a fun entry level yarn craft that we have shared with many young crafters over the years. Recommended age: 8-18 years

Mon, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Watch as we demonstrate more advanced features of Word: mail merge, tables, text boxes, bulleted lists, columns and insertion of text boxes and symbols in this Zoom class.

Tue, Jul 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a fun and interactive Storytime that will include picture books and activities. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Jul 12, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Enjoy this fun storytime in Polish. Recommended age: 3--7 years

Tue, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Have fun building structures with various materials. Recommended age: 5 years & up with an adult Please register child's name.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader experience. We will read a book, sing some songs and learn some rhymes. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult

Wed, Jul 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Outdoor Patio
Make a tie dye shirt on the library's back patio. Recommended age: 11-18 years
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Thu, Jul 14, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Make a S'mores solar oven and enjoy other fun woodsy activities. Recommended age: 7-9 years
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Thu, Jul 14, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Are you ready for an entertaining, action packed magic show?

Fri, Jul 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Design, paint and decorate a wooden birdhouse of your own. Recommended age: 6-10 years
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Fri, Jul 15, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
We will watch a newer released movie - the children who are attending will choose the movie. Recommended age: 4-14 years

Sun, Jul 17, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Chef Niksic joins us on YouTube to share some different combinations for delicious frozen desserts with no ice cream machine needed.

Mon, Jul 18, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Learn to make a colorful painted coaster for your summer drinks.

Mon, Jul 18, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for sea crafts, games and activities. Recommended age: 4-8 years
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Mon, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf and hat on a knitting loom. Loom knitting is a fun entry level yarn craft that we have shared with many young crafters over the years. Recommended age: 8-18 years

Tue, Jul 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a fun and interactive Storytime that will include picture books and activities. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Jul 19, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Have fun as a family playing a fast paced competitive card game. Please register child's name. Recommended age: 5 years & up with an adult

Tue, Jul 19, 7:30pm - 8:40pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Gus and Georgia's Book Club will read and discuss The Outsiders by S.E Hinton. Join us to talk about this coming-of-age story. Pick up a copy at the Library Book Club Kiosk.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader experience. We will read a book, sing some songs and learn some rhymes. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult

Wed, Jul 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Make a fun craft using sea shells. Recommended age: 11-18 years

Wed, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Outdoor Patio
Welcome back Chef Dave who will come in-person to demonstrate proper and delicious grilling techniques. He will make grilled horseradish chicken wings and eggplant roulade.

Wed, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Starbucks
Discuss The Husbands by Chandler Baker with Book Club Express at the Starbucks in Wood Dale, 330 Irving Park Rd.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Outdoor Patio
Join Ms. Joy and design your own flying disc. Use it in some targeting games as well as other active games in the grassy area behind the library. Recommended age: 6-9 years

Thu, Jul 21, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Make your own fishing game and play some shark games and other ocean themed activities. Recommended age: 6-9 years

Thu, Jul 21, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
You'll be laughing out loud as nationally-known family entertainer Chris Fascione brings children's stories to life with his high-spirited and innovative performances.

Fri, Jul 22, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Make and decorate your own artificial aquarium in a jar to take home. Recommended age: 4-8 years
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Fri, Jul 22, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
We will watch a newer released movie - the children who are attending will choose the movie. Recommended age: 4-14 years

Mon, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us for this dice game and practice your math skills as you rack up points. Recommended age: 8-12 years

Mon, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf and hat on a knitting loom. Loom knitting is a fun entry level yarn craft that we have shared with many young crafters over the years. Recommended age: 8-18 years

Mon, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Come and learn how to decorate garden cake, a wonderfully sweet addition to your summer table. Pastry chef Frannie Hargadon will guide you through the process and share helpful decorating tips.

Mon, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
The majority of business jobs require knowledge of Excel. Watch as we demonstrate how to create a basic spreadsheet, enter data, and practice simple calculations and formulas in this online class.

Tue, Jul 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a fun and interactive Storytime that will include picture books and activities. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Jul 26, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a rubber band craft with your family. Recommended age: 5 years & up with an adult

Tue, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion of "Such a Quiet Place" by Megan Miranda.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader experience. We will read a book, sing some songs and learn some rhymes. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult

Wed, Jul 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Make a fun beady animal key chain. Recommended age: 11-18 years

Wed, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Chicagophile Robert Loerzel presents his book Walking Chicago.

Thu, Jul 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Celebrate Harry's birthday by learning to play this Harry Potter themed monopoly game. Recommended age: 8-14 years

Fri, Jul 29, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Monkeys, lions and tigers oh my! Join us for jungle themed crafts, activities and games. Recommended age: 5-10 years

Fri, Jul 29, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
We will watch a newer released movie - the children who are attending will choose the movie. Recommended age: 4-14 years

Mon, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to play spoons, a fast paced competitive card game. Recommended age: 8-12 years

Mon, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf and hat on a knitting loom. Loom knitting is a fun entry level yarn craft that we have shared with many young crafters over the years. Recommended age: 8-18 years