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Sun:  1 pm - 9 pm

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Wilmette Public Library Upcoming Adult Events

  • Current Events Roundtable

    When: Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Where: Auditorium

    Current Events Roundtable is the place to enjoy your second cup of coffee along with a roundup on the leading national, international and local news of the day. Moderated by Deerfield resident Don Levinthal, the group covers all points on the political spectrum. Newcomers are welcome.

  • Trees That Feed: Making a Difference in Haiti and Beyond

    When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Local residents and founders Mary and Michael McLaughlin describe their global nonprofit organization, which plants breadfruit trees in Haiti and other countries to feed people, create jobs, and benefit the environment. An Earth Day program, co-sponsored by Go Green Wilmette.

  • Score Counseling

    When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Schedule a free, one-hour session with Mark Lieberman, a SCORE mentor and Kellogg MBA, who started four small businesses. Go to www.scorechicago.org and click on “Make an Appointment” to sign up for Library sessions.

  • Trees That Feed: Making a Difference in Haiti and Beyond

    When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Local residents and founders Mary and Michael McLaughlin describe their global nonprofit organization, which plants breadfruit trees in Haiti and other countries to feed people, create jobs, and benefit the environment. An Earth Day program, co-sponsored by Go Green Wilmette.

  • WPL Board Mtg.

    When: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Staff Room

    Wilmette Public Library Board Meeting

  • E-Book Basics

    When: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Learn how to download library e-books and e-audiobooks to your iPad, Kindle, eReader or mobile device.

  • Fiber Arts Group

    When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Calling all knitters and stitchers! Bring your project for an informal session and share your expertise and wisdom. Refreshments served.

  • Armchair Travels

    When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    Explore Brazil in a Nutshell with Foil Miller.

    Travelers to all parts of the world--whether overseas or the next county--of the world present their photos. Library staff is available to help with computer equipment.

  • Fire Department Blood Pressure Screening

    When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
    Where: Small Meeting Room

    Stop by the Small Meeting Room to have your blood pressure screened by the Wilmette Fire Department.

  • An Apology to Elephants Screening and Discussion

    When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Where: Auditorium

    This powerful documentary looks at the abuse of these ancient and intelligent animals and shows how some people are working to improve their lives. Following the screening, stay to have a discussion led by members of the North Shore Coalition for Animals.