Upcoming Maker/STEM Events
Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Sun, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library
Sun, Dec 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Mon, Dec 17, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Tue, Dec 18, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Wed, Dec 19, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Thu, Dec 20, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library - Teen Room
Thu, Dec 20, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Make your very own character to play in the Dungeons and Dragons Club's upcoming adventures. We'll have everything... more
Make your very own character to play in the Dungeons and Dragons Club's upcoming adventures. We'll have everything you need to get started. Open to new and veteran teen players.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Fri, Dec 21, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 21, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Welcoming experienced and new players alike, we will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5e! Open to grades 7-12.
This event is full

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Sat, Dec 22, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Sun, Dec 23, 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Come build and play with our big blue blocks!

Canceled
Wilmette Public Library
Sun, Dec 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Thu, Dec 27, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Sew a felt animal you design and decorate. All skill levels welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Fri, Dec 28, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Using socks, felt, and other notions, make a unique snowman guaranteed not to melt! All supplies provided, but feel... more
Using socks, felt, and other notions, make a unique snowman guaranteed not to melt! All supplies provided, but feel free to bring extras.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Fri, Dec 28, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Using socks, felt, and other notions, make a unique snowman guaranteed not to melt! All supplies provided, but feel... more
Using socks, felt, and other notions, make a unique snowman guaranteed not to melt! All supplies provided, but feel free to bring extras.

Canceled
Wilmette Public Library
Sun, Dec 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Wed, Jan 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
Why should big kids have all the fun during winter break? Bring in your toddler to make some age-appropriate crafts... more
Why should big kids have all the fun during winter break? Bring in your toddler to make some age-appropriate crafts to take home. You can leave the mess here! Siblings welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Thu, Jan 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hot chocolate tastes so much better in a mug you’ve designed yourself! Using our vinyl cutter and special... more
Hot chocolate tastes so much better in a mug you’ve designed yourself! Using our vinyl cutter and special software, you’ll design a stencil and use it to etch your own mug.
Registration opens Thursday, December 20 2018 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Fri, Jan 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Experiment with Lego robotics! Program and build your own cool contraptions.
Registration opens Friday, December 21 2018 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Sun, Jan 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Tue, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
It's the new year -- time to get organized! Learn about the Bullet Journal craze and see if it's right for you. Do... more
It's the new year -- time to get organized! Learn about the Bullet Journal craze and see if it's right for you. Do you already bullet journal? Come and share your experience. Materials provided.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Thu, Jan 10, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Make your own floam. Squish it, stretch it, then take it home for hours of fun!
Registration opens Thursday, December 27 2018 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Sun, Jan 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Teen Room
Mon, Jan 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Finals are near, again. Come and make an herbal eye pillow, lip balm, and more for relaxation and headache relief.... more
Finals are near, again. Come and make an herbal eye pillow, lip balm, and more for relaxation and headache relief. The Teen Board will meet before this program from 6:30-7pm.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to launch programs; create, rename, and delete files or folders; organize your desktop and manage your... more
Learn how to launch programs; create, rename, and delete files or folders; organize your desktop and manage your files. Please bring along your own Windows 10 laptop or listen to the lecture.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to download E-books, audiobooks, magazines and more from the Wilmette Public Library digital collection.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Wed, Jan 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Your imagination is the limit as you build alone or with a friend at this fun monthly club.
Registration opens Wednesday, January 2 2019 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Thu, Jan 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Relax away the winter blues at our spa night! You’ll make balms and lotions to keep your body and mind healthy,... more
Relax away the winter blues at our spa night! You’ll make balms and lotions to keep your body and mind healthy, happy, and calm.
Registration opens Thursday, January 3 2019 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Fri, Jan 18, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Welcoming experienced and new players alike, we will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5e! Open to grades 7-12.
Registration opens Friday, January 4 2019 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library
Sun, Jan 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Tue, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Take a break from your studies and eat some pizza! Pizza and snacks will be served at 7:00 sharp until they run out.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 24, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Drop-In Session

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Sat, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Revive the art of calligraphy with a modern twist.
Registration opens Saturday, January 12 2019 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Sun, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Tue, Jan 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for a special Winter Reading Club edition of our cookbook book club as we dedicate our cookbook club solely... more
Join us for a special Winter Reading Club edition of our cookbook book club as we dedicate our cookbook club solely to plant-based dining!

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Do you want to make data work for you? Learn the basics of Excel to create a simple budget.

Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium
Sat, Feb 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for a special Winter Reading Club edition of our cookbook book club as we discover how bitter foods can be... more
Join us for a special Winter Reading Club edition of our cookbook book club as we discover how bitter foods can be transformed into delectable dishes.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Sun, Feb 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to create and edit documents/spreadsheets online. You must have a google/gmail account already.

Wilmette Public Library - Youth Program Room
Wed, Feb 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Your imagination is the limit as you build alone or with a friend at this fun monthly club.
Registration opens Wednesday, January 23 2019 at 9:00am

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Sun, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator... more
This group meets weekly and offers peer reviews of submitted works within a supportive environment. Facilitator Julie Johnson coordinates the group. Newcomers welcome.

Wilmette Public Library - Teen Room
Mon, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Design your own temporary tattoo based on your favorite fandom, or use one of our templates. The Teen Board will... more
Design your own temporary tattoo based on your favorite fandom, or use one of our templates. The Teen Board will meet before this program from 6:30-7pm.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to visualize your data in Excel. Basic skills in Excel required.

Wilmette Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to download E-books, audiobooks, magazines and more from the Wilmette Public Library digital collection.