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Family Storytime

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Singing, dancing, stories, and more! Ages 0-5 with Adult.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Financial Planning Appointment

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Winnetka Community Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Personal Finance
Age Group:
Adults
Financial Planning Appointment:

Do you have questions about how to invest, budget, or safeguard your finances? Schedule a free, one-hour in-person consultation with a Certified Financial Planner®. Preference give

Required
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Move & Play

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Join us for 20 minutes of music, movement, and a story for kids 5 and under with their caregivers. Optional stay and play until 11 after we get our wiggles out!   Ages

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Baby Storytime

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Listen to stories and songs with your baby! Ages 0-18 months with adult.

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Baby Play & Wiggles

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers, Family
Event Details:

Its time for Tummy Time! Come play with other babies and listen to some nursery rhymes. Ages 0-18 months with caregiver. 

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Sensory Shenanigans

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Creative Play
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Join us for an hour of interactive free play. Activities in this program will foster fine and gross motor skills, and concepts through play. This program is sure to be a littl

This event is in the "Teens & Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Zodiac Coasters

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Studio Makerspace at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, The Studio
Age Group:
Teens & Tweens, Adults
Event Details:

Let’s dish about our favorite (or least favorite) star signs while engraving coaster sets with constellations.  Winnetka-Northfield card holders will have priority registra

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Traveling with Digital Devices

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Virtual
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

This class will review the benefits and potential pitfalls of traveling with your mobile device and other expensive technology.

Required
Virtual Event
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Art Explorers

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
School Age
Event Details:

Join us to make something beautiful! We'll have a variety of supplies to let your creative side shine. March 27: Galaxy Nightlight  April 24: Space Suncatchers 

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Rachel Carson: A Living History Portrayal by Leslie Goddard

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual
Program Type:
Live Performance
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Biologist and author Rachel Carson warned the world of the potentially dire environmental impact of chemical pesticides in her best-selling 1962 book, Silent Spring. In this living

Required
Virtual Event
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Family Storytime

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Singing, dancing, stories, and more! Ages 0-5 with Adult.

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Move & Groove

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

No time for sitting as we’re going to dance and sing the whole time to songs for kids and grown-ups!  Ages 0-5 with Adult. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sit & Knit

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Come hang out with fellow knitters in the Northfield Community Room.  All levels of experience are welcome.  Basic supplies will be available, and a library staff member

Cancelled
Required
This event is in the "Teens & Tweens" group.

Dungeons and Dragons (Rescheduled from April 23)

Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teens & Tweens
Event Details:

Gran your spells and get ready to save fairy land! 

Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spring Film Series: Freeway

All Day
Virtual
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Adults
Film Series:

Register to receive a pre-recorded introduction and critique by our resident film expert Scott Siegel, along with a link to watch the film at home through our Hoopla or Kanopy stre

Event Details:

Reese Witherspoon and Kiefer Sutherland go on a wild ride in this adult revamp of Little Red Riding Hood. Please note: The Minus Man was previously scheduled as this month's mov

Required
Virtual Event
This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Family Storytime

Friday, April 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Singing, dancing, stories, and more! Ages 0-5 with Adult

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Eastland: Chicago's Deadliest Day film screening

Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
History
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Passengers packed aboard a Great Lakes excursion steamer never suspected that the SS Eastland had a dark past. But others knew, and the tragedy that would end 844 lives became Amer

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Secret North Shore–Chicago: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Author Events, History
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join Ellen Shubart in a deep dive about the weird, wonderful and at times obscure history of the North Shore, with a special focus on Winnetka, Northfield and Kenilworth!

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This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Miss Dawn Marie's Toddler Jam

Monday, April 29, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Live Performance, Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Tickets will be available the morning of the event on a first come, first served basis. Sing, dance, laugh, and jam with fun-loving musician and educator Miss Dawn Marie. Age

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Storytime

Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Live Performance, Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Rock 'n' Kids® involves music, movement, and imaginative play to create a one-of-a-kind musical experience! What better way to start your child off on the right “foot” than wi

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Art Play

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Northfield Community Room at Northfield Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Creative Play
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Join us to explore art and creativity with self-directed stations for little ones. March 6: Stars  April 3: Moon  May 1: Planets Ages 0-4 with Adult #YS24

This event is in the "Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers" group.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Storytime

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 10:15am - 10:45am
Lloyd Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
Live Performance, Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Event Details:

Rock 'n' Kids® involves music, movement, and imaginative play to create a one-of-a-kind musical experience! What better way to start your child off on the right “foot” than wi

This event is in the "Adults" group.

What is a VPN and Do You Need One?

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Virtual
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

If you use a VPN (Virtual Private Network) service you can substantially improve your privacy and internet security. This class will explore how VPNs work and which services to con

Required
Virtual Event
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Sensational STEAM

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Winnetka Community Room at Winnetka Library
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
School Age
Event Details:

Join us for an exciting hour of hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) activities.  March 6 – Yarn wrapped planets April 10 - Marshmallow constella

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