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Event Calendar

  1. 5th Annual Abstraction Show at the North Shore Art League

    May 31, 2022, 10:00 AM - July 11, 2022, 5:00 PM

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  2. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    July 2, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  3. First Friday in Hubbard Woods

    July 8, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @

    Green Bay Road between Scott Avenue and Tower Road

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  4. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    July 9, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  5. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    July 10, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  6. West Elm Celebration

    July 14, 2022, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @

    West Elm business district

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  7. Winnetka Sidewalk Sale

    July 15, 2022, 10:00 AM - July 16, 2022, 5:00 PM
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    Winnetka business districts

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  8. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    July 16, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  9. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    July 17, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  10. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    July 23, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  11. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    July 24, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  12. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    July 30, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  13. Fuelfed Coffee & Classics

    July 31, 2022, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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  14. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    July 31, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Main Calendar

  1. Independence Day

    July 4, 2022, All Day

    All offices will be closed.

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  2. Cancelled: Planned Development Commission

    July 6, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  3. Cancelled: Zoning Board of Appeals Regular Meeting

    July 11, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  4. Environmental & Forestry Commission

    July 13, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  5. Landmark Preservation Commission

    July 18, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  6. Design Review Board Regular Meeting

    July 21, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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    Village Hall

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Winnetka Park District Calendar

  1. Freedom Run

    July 2, 2022, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Indian Hill Park, 131 Wilson Street, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Bring your family, friends, and neighbors out to join in on the fun! This race is a great way to kick off the Fourth of July festivities. Chicago Race Management will track time and post live results throughout the race. Race check-in is from 7-7:45am. On-site registration will be available. This event is held rain or shine. No refunds will be offered to participants on the day of the event due to weather. Register

  2. Chats with Commissioners

    July 2, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Peet’s Coffee, 817 Elm Street, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Our board of commissioners look forward to getting out into the community to listen + learn. We welcome you to join them at these Chats to provide your thoughts on all things Winnetka Park District. The first Chat with Commissioners will be held Saturday, July 2 from 9 – 10:30am at Peet’s Coffee (817 Elm Street, Winnetka) with Commissioner Christina Codo and Commissioner Cynthia Rapp. Once future Chats with Commissioners are scheduled, they can be found on our website under Events.

  3. Fourth of July

    July 4, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka, IL, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Freedom Run 5k: July 2 Learn More Parade: 10am STARTS: CORNER OF ELM ST + GLENDALE AVE ENDS: VILLAGE GREEN, 525 MAPLE ST Watch local organizations and your neighbors this July 4 as they march in the parade alongside bands, Jesse White Tumblers, Great Lakes Navy Band, jugglers, Uncle Sam on stilts, the Crossmen drill team, and more! Family, friends, and everyone in between are invited to take part in this patriotic event. To participate, fill out the parade application and email it to Toby Ross at tross@winpark.org or return it to Winnetka Park District at 540 Hibbard Road. Parade Application Events on the Green: 11am – 1:30pm VILLAGE GREEN, 525 MAPLE ST Join us for fun family activities at the Village Green! Activities immediately follow the parade. Activities include historic family races, inflatables, balloon artist, face painting, crafts, and more! Children wanting to play on the inflatables will require a wristband; all other events are free. You may purchase an inflatables wristband before the event for $17.76 or day-of-event for $20. Non-resident prices are $20 pre-event and $25 day-of. Purchase Wristband Fireworks: 9:20pm DUKE CHILD’S FIELD, 1321 WILLOW ROAD Join us for the best fireworks show on the North Shore! The fireworks show will start around 9:20pm July 4 and can be viewed from Duke Child’s Field (1321 Willow Road). In preparation for the start of the Village Stormwater project, there will only be fireworks in the evening. Events on the Green have been expanded to feature aspects of previous Fourthfest activities.

  4. Children's Concerts

    July 6, 2022, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children’s Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  5. Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: Johnny Russler and the Beach Bum Band

    July 6, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features Johnny Russler and the Beach Bum Band. Playing plenty of Jimmy Buffett favorites, they also jam out to hits by Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, Paul Simon, Dick Dale, Jerry Jeff Walker, and many others. Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  6. Children's Concerts

    July 13, 2022, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children’s Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  7. Chats with Commissioners

    July 13, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka-Northfield Public Library, 768 Oak Street, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Our board of commissioners look forward to getting out into the community to listen + learn. We welcome you to join them at these Chats to provide your thoughts on all things Winnetka Park District. Commissioner Christina Codo and Commissioner Cynthia Rapp will be at the Winnetka-Northfield Public Library patio Wednesday, July 13 from 5 – 7pm for this Chat. Once future Chats with Commissioners are scheduled, they can be found on our website under Events.

  8. Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: Good Clean Fun

    July 13, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features Good Clean Fun. Playing music from every decade and virtually every style, Good Clean Fun delivers a fun, exciting show that’s guaranteed to put a smile on anyone’s face. Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  9. Tower's Tidal Wave Thursdays: Water Carnival

    July 14, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    Tower Road Beach, 899 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Get ready for our annual Water Carnival! The event will feature games and activities for kids of all ages. PLEASE NOTE: A season beach pass is required to attend. Register   Thank you to our premier event sponsor:

  10. Special Board Meeting: Lakefront Workshop

    July 18, 2022, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Hubbard Woods School, 1110 Chatfield Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093

    Join us for a lakefront workshop + special board meeting Monday, July 18 to provide your thoughts as we work to finalize the breakwater design for the Elder Lane + Centennial Project. Centennial Beach 5pm: Meet at Centennial Beach (225 Sheridan Road, Winnetka) to learn about breakwater design options. Lloyd Beach 6pm: Meet at Lloyd Beach (799 Sheridan Road, Winnetka) to compare the height of a proposed Centennial Beach breakwater design to the height of the present Lloyd Beach breakwater structure. Hubbard Woods School auditorium 7pm: Meet at the Hubbard Woods School auditorium (1111 Chatfield Road, Winnetka) to wrap up the workshop. This will be an opportunity to recap and share ideas + insights as it regards to the Elder Lane + Centennial Project. To learn more about the Elder Lane + Centennial Project, click here. View Board Meeting Information

  11. Children's Concerts

    July 20, 2022, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children’s Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  12. Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: Wild Daisy

    July 20, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features Wild Daisy. This dynamic, female-fronted band plays all the current country favorites. Wild Daisy plays with non-stop energy and enthusiasm to get the audience engaged and on their feet! Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  13. Committee + Regular Board Meeting

    July 21, 2022, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Park District Admin – Community Room, 540 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, 60093, United States

    The agenda will be posted 48 hours in advance of the meeting. View Board Meeting Information

  14. Mentalist + Mind Reader: Mark Toland

    July 21, 2022, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Elder Lane Park, 229 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Prepare to have your mind blown! Mark Toland has correctly predicted news headlines, winners of the NCAA basketball tournament, and biked through traffic while blindfolded. Toland’s critically-acclaimed show has been featured on networks such as ABC, NBC, CBS, and has been a featured performer at Disney World. Enjoy performances by Winnetka Park District from 6-7pm. Then stick around from 7-8pm to check out Toland’s show and see if he can read your mind! This is an all ages event, but the mind reader show is geared to ages 12 and older. Register Sponsored by: Team Ben Cohen | ben@rate.com | 773-654-2055 | NMLS: 2611 217528

  15. Children's Concerts

    July 27, 2022, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children’s Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  16. Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: Trippin' Billies

    July 27, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features Trippin’ Billies. Bringing fans the Dave Matthews Band’s music for close to twenty years, Trippin’ Billies has become the gold standard for tribute bands. Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

  17. Movies in the Park: Luca

    July 28, 2022, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    @
    Crow Island Woods Park, 1140 Willow Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Grab your family, friends, and favorite snacks for a trip to Italy! Sit by the fire, cook up some s’mores, and enjoy the movie. S’mores kits will be available to purchase for $5. It’s free to attend the movie but please register to receive pre-event Movie in the Park emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more. Learn More + Register

Winnetka-Northfield Public Library Calendar

  1. LIBRARY CLOSED for Independence Day

    July 4, 2022 - July 5, 2022, 12:00 AM

  2. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 5, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  3. Preschool Storytime (In-Person)

    July 5, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for an energetic and interactive storytime, complete with stories, songs, and more that are perfect for preschoolers. Ages 3-5. Note: This is an in-person storytime. Tickets will be available the morning of storytime on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be retrieved at the Youth Services Desk at the Winnetka Library. Please note: Masks are recommended for all participants aged 2 and older for this Early Childhood program.

  4. Mirror Painting (In-Person)

    July 5, 2022, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Paint a frame, animal friend, or nature decoration on a mirror using acrylic paints. Let your creative choices shine! Ages 10

  5. The History of Stevie Wonder (Virtual)

    July 5, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Virtual

    American singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder had a stunningly long list of huge hits in the 60's, 70's & 80's. Using performance and interview clips, music historian Gary Wenstrup will trace the arc of Stevie’s amazing career to help us gain a deeper understanding of one of America’s national treasures.

  6. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 6, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  7. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    July 6, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for a storytime focused on early literacy, complete with stories, songs, baby bouncing and movement exercises for you and your new baby. Ages 0-18 months with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  8. Find Your Favorite Podcast (Virtual)

    July 6, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Podcasts are free shows that are similar to radio or TV episodes. They cover many genres, from news and politics, to sports, comedy, celebrity culture, and entertainment. Learn about the podcast landscape and how to enjoy them. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program. Category: Technology

  9. The Art of Paul Cezanne with Jeff Mishur (Virtual)

    July 6, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Together with his colleague Camille Pissarro and his dealer Amboise Vollard, Paul Cézanne sought to challenge the conservative art world of late 19th century Paris. Eventually, he moved beyond Impressionism and inspired a new generation of modernists. In this virtual presentation, art historian Jeff Mishur discusses Cézanne's innovative approach to traditional subjects, including still life, landscape and the nude. The preseneter does not allow recording of his programs.

  10. Baby Builders (In-Person)

    July 7, 2022, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Enjoy free play with foam blocks and other building and play materials for our youngest friends. An opportunity to socialize and make new friends. Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver.

  11. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 7, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  12. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    July 7, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for singing, dancing, and stories for your toddler! Ages 18 months-3-years-old with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  13. Music & Movement (In-Person)

    July 7, 2022, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Listen, dance, sing & share in the music! Teacher Dan from Top Note Music Academy will share music through a variety of popular songs, fingerplays, bodywork & movement activities. Each class will include live music and a variety of instruments. Ages 0-4 with parent/caregiver.

  14. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    July 7, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Join us for group personal training designed for students over the age of 60. Learn how to exercise safely and get stronger. Perfect for students ranging from beginners to consistent exercisers. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual.

  15. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 8, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  16. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 8, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  17. Vinyl T-shirt Iron-Ons

    July 8, 2022, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Create vinyl iron-on to decorate your soon-to-be favorite shirt.

  18. Vinyl T-shirt Iron-Ons

    July 9, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Create vinyl iron-on to decorate your soon-to-be favorite shirt.

  19. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 11, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  20. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 11, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  21. Books and Bugs (In-Person)

    July 11, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Celebrate all things creepy crawly with this bug-themed program. We'll craft, read stories, and explore the outdoors for buggy friends. Youth Summer Event

  22. Customize a Metal Pendant or Ring

    July 11, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio

    Make fashion statement jewelry using vinyl decals and blank rings. This program is available on a first come, first served basis while space and supplies last.

  23. Food For Thought Cookbook Book Club: Salad Days (In-Person)

    July 11, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Check out one of the spotlighted cookbooks, try some recipes and bring a dish to share. The books are available for checkout at the library and through Hoopla, when available. Saladish, by Ilene Rosen https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12077093 The Complete Summer Cookbook, by America’s Test Kitchen

  24. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 12, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  25. Financial Planning Appointment (In Person)

    July 12, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    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®. Appointments are limited to Winnetka-Northfield Library Card holders. Register

  26. Preschool Storytime (In-Person)

    July 12, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for an energetic and interactive storytime, complete with stories, songs, and more that are perfect for preschoolers. Ages 3-5. Note: This is an in-person storytime. Tickets will be available the morning of storytime on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be retrieved at the Youth Services Desk at the Winnetka Library. Please note: Masks are recommended for all participants aged 2 and older for this Early Childhood program.

  27. Financial Planning Appointment (In Person)

    July 12, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    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®. Appointments are limited to Winnetka-Northfield Library Card holders. Register

  28. Dungeons & Dragons (In-Person)

    July 12, 2022, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room

    A darkness spreads through Ravenloft causing its people to suffer. Join other brave adventurers to fight back evil and complete quests. Rise through the Guild ranks to obtain great power and treasure. Age 10

  29. How to Declutter Your Home and Get Organized (In-Person)

    July 12, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    As seen on Live with Kelly & Ryan, Ali Wenzke shares tips on how to declutter your home and get organized. Author of The Art of Happy Moving and Realtor with Baird & Warner in Winnetka, Ali will inspire you to do a full-home makeover.

  30. Clue: A Mystery Book Club (Hybrid)

    July 12, 2022, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Children's Area, Northfield Library

    This event will by Hybrid (Northfield Library & Virtual) Led by Melissa Morgan. This month's selection is The Last Agent by Robert Dugoni. Pick up a book from the library or download the ebook on Libby by Overdrive. If you have not used Libby or would like assistance using those services, please visit https://www.winnetkalibrary.org/connect/ask-us.

  31. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 13, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  32. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    July 13, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for a storytime focused on early literacy, complete with stories, songs, baby bouncing and movement exercises for you and your new baby. Ages 0-18 months with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  33. Digitizing and Archiving Family Photos (Virtual)

    July 13, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Do you have tubs of old family pictures sitting in your basement, or slides that mom and dad took to document your childhood? Learn how to easily digitize photos and slides and share them with your family. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program. Category: Technology

  34. Crafternoon!- Summer Camp Edition (In-Person)

    July 13, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for an afternoon crafting fun. Stay the whole time or drop in when you’d like! Youth Summer Event

  35. True Story Nonfiction Book Club (Virtual)

    July 13, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    This event is virtual and will take place on Zoom. Discuss critically acclaimed nonfiction books with us. Find out for yourself that sometimes fact truly is stranger than fiction. This quarter's discussion will have guest speaker, Kim Hassenfeld, Clinical Director of the Counseling Center of the North Shore, lend her expertise on mental health. This quarter's selection: Broken (In the Best Possible Way) by Jenny Lawson Book summary: "From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Furiously Happy and Let’s Pretend This Never Happened comes a deeply relatable book filled with humor and honesty about depression and anxiety. As Jenny Lawson’s hundreds of thousands of fans know, she suffers from depression. In Broken, Jenny brings readers along on her mental and physical health journey, offering heartbreaking and hilarious anecdotes along the way." -Goodreads

  36. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 14, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  37. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    July 14, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for singing, dancing, and stories for your toddler! Ages 18 months-3-years-old with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  38. DIY Flower Press

    July 14, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Make a custom designed flower press to preserve your special garden blooms. All ages.

  39. Flying Fox Presents Mammals and More (In-Person)

    July 14, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Learn about some of the most unique creatures from around the world with our friends from Flying Fox Conservation Fund! This program will include live animals. Flying Fox Conservation Fund is a not for profit organization. We are dedicated to the protection of Old World fruit bats and their habitat through conservation, education and research. Our goal is to save Old World fruit bat populations and their habitat with a non confrontational approach to reach solutions which benefits bats, peoples and ecosystems. We believe education is the greatest tool one can use to conserve fruit bat populations from decline. Teaching governments, forestry, wildlife personnel and the public the benefits of bats. Help them understand how fruit bats impact their daily lives. Research is essential for a better understand of fruit bat biology, behavior, and conservation needs. Youth Summer Event

  40. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    July 14, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Join us for group personal training designed for students over the age of 60. Learn how to exercise safely and get stronger. Perfect for students ranging from beginners to consistent exercisers. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual.

  41. Hidden Natural Treasures of Illinois (Virtual)

    July 14, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Illinois is large and biologically diverse with many pristine natural areas located across the state. Join botanist Chris Benda for a tour of the unique natural areas and rare plants that can be found in the 14 different natural divisions in Illinois. This program will highlight places you never knew existed, with emphasis on the plants and animals of Illinois.

  42. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 15, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  43. Glitter and Glue (In-Person)

    July 15, 2022, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Children's Craft Tables, Northfield Library

    Join us at the Northfield Library for a fun craft!

  44. Chair Yoga (Virtual)

    July 15, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Virtual

    Join instructor Isabel Raci, C-IAYT, for a session of gentle chair yoga and guided meditation. Tune in to stretch, breathe, gain flexibility, and strengthen the body in an accessible way​ with seated poses. ​Perfect for beginners, students will leave class feeling relaxed and grounded.

  45. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 15, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  46. Spanish Bilingual Storytime (In-Person)

    July 16, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Introduce your family to Spanish through simple stories, music, and hands-on activities with dual language educator Cecilia Hagist. For ages 3-8. Siblings are welcome.

  47. Artists Who Thrive - Making Art Profitable (In-Person)

    July 16, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    How can you prioritize your art? How can you channel the magic that others see in you? How can you make consistent, sustainable revenue from your artistic pursuits? Whether you're a painter, a musician, a writer, a chef, a dancer or a stay-at-home mom who yearns to leap into a new career, this workshop will help you answer these questions. Join Erin Minckley, artist, coach, and author of the book “Artists Who Thrive” which is an honest account of one woman’s journey from starving artist to entrepreneur. Worksheets will be provided. Please bring a pen and paper and be ready to brainstorm.

  48. Andertoons! Hilarious Hiking Cartooning Class (In-Person)

    July 17, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Our friend Andertoons is back for a cartooning program celebrating the great outdoors. Ages 9 . Youth Summer Event

  49. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 18, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  50. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 18, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  51. Books at the Beach! (In-Person at Tower Road Beach)

    July 18, 2022, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Looking for your next great read? We'll preview the best summer titles, while enjoying the beach! Rain or shine, we'll meet under the pavilion if the weather doesn't cooperate. This program will meet at Tower Road Beach, 899 Sheridan Rd, Winnetka, IL 60093. No beach or parking pass is needed, thanks to our generous partnership with the Winnetka Park District.

  52. The Edmund Fitzgerald: What Really Happened? (Virtual)

    July 18, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    On a windy night in November of 1975, a Great Lakes freighter by the name of SS Edmund Fitzgerald sank in Lake Superior, and all 29 men on board perished. It was the largest ship on the Great Lakes and remains the largest to have sunk there. Gordon Lightfoot even published a hit song about it a year later. In this presentation, learn about what potentially caused the shipwreck from the National Museum of the Great Lakes. Event tags: Our Great Lakes Series

  53. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 19, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  54. Preschool Storytime (In-Person)

    July 19, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for an energetic and interactive storytime, complete with stories, songs, and more that are perfect for preschoolers. Ages 3-5. Note: This is an in-person storytime. Tickets will be available the morning of storytime on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be retrieved at the Youth Services Desk at the Winnetka Library. Please note: Masks are recommended for all participants aged 2 and older for this Early Childhood program.

  55. Pokémon Party (In-Person)

    July 19, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Bring your Pokémon cards to trade Pokémon with other trainers. We’ll have games and crafts, too. Ages 6

  56. Space Camp (In-Person)

    July 19, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Bring your family and celebrate the night sky with astronomy-related activities. For Families. Youth Summer Event

  57. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 20, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  58. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    July 20, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for a storytime focused on early literacy, complete with stories, songs, baby bouncing and movement exercises for you and your new baby. Ages 0-18 months with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  59. Customize a Metal Pendant or Ring

    July 20, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Studio

    Make fashion statement jewelry using vinyl decals and blank rings. This program is available on a first come, first served basis while space and supplies last.

  60. Music & Movement (In-Person)

    July 20, 2022, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Children's Area, Northfield Library

    Listen, dance, sing & share in the music! Teacher Dan from Top Note Music Academy will share music through a variety of popular songs, fingerplays, bodywork & movement activities. Each class will introduce live music and a variety of instruments. Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver.

  61. The Studio Pop-Up Event at Northfield Library - Ink Stained Coasters (In-Person)

    July 20, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Create a beautiful set of 4 ink-stained coasters. All supplies will be provided.

  62. Cut the Cord – Alternatives to Premium Cable Services (Virtual)

    July 20, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Do you have tubs of old family pictures sitting in your basement, or slides that mom and dad took to document your childhood? Learn how to easily digitize photos and slides and share them with your family. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program. Category: Technology

  63. Indoor Camping Party (In-Person)

    July 20, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us to build blanket forts, eat s’mores, and read under the (projected) stars. For families. Youth Summer Event

  64. Small Business Mentoring with SCORE (In Person)

    July 20, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    SCORE North Cook & Lake counties provides mentoring to local small-business owners and entrepreneurs. Current and potential entrepreneurs can benefit from the experience of retired volunteer executives to develop business plans and grow businesses. Register for a one-hour appointment at the Winnetka Library by contacting our SCORE volunteer Rick Rubenstein at rick.rubenstein@scorevolunteer.org.

  65. Baby Builders (In-Person)

    July 21, 2022, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Enjoy free play with foam blocks and other building and play materials for our youngest friends. An opportunity to socialize and make new friends. Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver.

  66. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 21, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  67. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    July 21, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for singing, dancing, and stories for your toddler! Ages 18 months-3-years-old with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  68. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    July 21, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Join us for group personal training designed for students over the age of 60. Learn how to exercise safely and get stronger. Perfect for students ranging from beginners to consistent exercisers. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual.

  69. Art Explorers Jr. (In-Person)

    July 21, 2022, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Come make a beautiful painting! We have a variety of art supplies to let your creative side shine! Ages 5

  70. Virtual Walking Tour of the Hermitage (Virtual)

    July 21, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Join us for a virtual tour of the Hermitage, the largest art museum in the world, located in St. Petersburg, Russia. This presentation will examine the museum's architecture and artwork from a collection that spans 5,000 years.

  71. Summer Film Series: Good Time (Virtual)

    July 22, 2022 - July 23, 2022, 12:00 AM
    @
    Virtual

    Register to receive a pre-recorded introduction and criticism by our resident film expert Scott Siegel, along with a link to watch the film at home through our Hoopla or Kanopy streaming services. Robert Pattinson will do ANYTHING to get his brother out of prison.

  72. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 22, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  73. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 22, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  74. Sensory Shenanigans (In-Person)

    July 22, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us on the lawn outside of the Youth Services department 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 little messy (and fun!) So wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty! In the event of inclement weather, program will be held indoors. Youth Summer Event

  75. Embroidered Patches

    July 23, 2022, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Create patch designs from a simple image to decorate your clothes or tote.

  76. DIY Jewelry

    July 24, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Put together a fashion statement piece. Supplies will be provided. This program is available on a first come, first served basis.

  77. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 25, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  78. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 25, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  79. Messy Mondays (In-Person)

    July 25, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Drop-in for a messier craft and leave the cleanup to us! For families.

  80. Famous Chicago Murders (In Person)

    July 25, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Chicago was once erroneously dubbed the "Murder City." Author Susan Gibberman will discuss a few of the more notorious cases, both solved and unsolved. Register

  81. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 26, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  82. Preschool Storytime (In-Person)

    July 26, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for an energetic and interactive storytime, complete with stories, songs, and more that are perfect for preschoolers. Ages 3-5. Note: This is an in-person storytime. Tickets will be available the morning of storytime on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be retrieved at the Youth Services Desk at the Winnetka Library. Please note: Masks are recommended for all participants aged 2 and older for this Early Childhood program.

  83. Minecraft Mini-Camp (In-Person)

    July 26, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us on an epic three-day Minecraft adventure! Each day we will work through a different part of the Minecraft Mania's adventure map together as a team. Battle monsters, explore new worlds, and make some friends along the way! Youth Summer Event

  84. Art Explorers Jr. (In-Person)

    July 26, 2022, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Come make a beautiful painting! We have a variety of art supplies to let your creative side shine! Ages 5

  85. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 27, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  86. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    July 27, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for a storytime focused on early literacy, complete with stories, songs, baby bouncing and movement exercises for you and your new baby. Ages 0-18 months with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  87. What is the Cloud and How Can You Use It? (Virtual)

    July 27, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    What and where is “the cloud?” Why should you use (or not use) the cloud? You might be surprised how much of your computer data is already there. This class will teach you about what the cloud is and how you can use it for efficiency and security. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program. Category: Technology

  88. Minecraft Mini-Camp (In-Person)

    July 27, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us on an epic three-day Minecraft adventure! Each day we will work through a different part of the Minecraft Mania's adventure map together as a team. Battle monsters, explore new worlds, and make some friends along the way! Youth Summer Event

  89. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 28, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Ages 0-5 with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning at the Youth Services desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  90. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    July 28, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for singing, dancing, and stories for your toddler! Ages 18 months-3-years-old with parent/caregiver. Tickets for storytime will be available that morning on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  91. Engrave a Platter

    July 28, 2022, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Get ready for the holiday season by laser engraving a glass serving platter. Use for cookies, cakes, or special holiday meals. Adults.

  92. Minecraft Mini-Camp (In-Person)

    July 28, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us on an epic three-day Minecraft adventure! Each day we will work through a different part of the Minecraft Mania's adventure map together as a team. Battle monsters, explore new worlds, and make some friends along the way! Youth Summer Event

  93. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    July 28, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Join us for group personal training designed for students over the age of 60. Learn how to exercise safely and get stronger. Perfect for students ranging from beginners to consistent exercisers. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual.

  94. Mirror Painting (In-Person)

    July 28, 2022, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Paint a frame, animal friend, or nature decoration on a mirror using acrylic paints. Let your creative choices shine! Ages 10

  95. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 29, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  96. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    July 29, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, stories, and bubbles! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first come, first served basis.

  97. Tie-Dye Outside (In-Person)

    July 29, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Children's Area, Winnetka Library

    Join us on the lawn outside of the Youth Services department and create a tie-dye t-shirt or tote bag. All materials will be provided. Age 5 . In the event of inclement weather, program will be held indoors. Youth Summer Event

  98. Tie-Dye Outside (In-Person)

    July 29, 2022, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Children's Area, Winnetka Library

    Join us on the lawn outside of the Youth Services department and create a tie-dye t-shirt or tote bag. All materials will be provided. Age 5 . In the event of inclement weather, program will be held indoors. Youth Summer Event

  99. French Bilingual Storytime (In-Person)

    July 30, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Introduce your family to French through simple stories, music, and hands-on activities with French educator Nancy Shively. For ages 3-8. Siblings are welcome.

  100. Cuisine Quest - Southeast Asia and India (In-Person)

    July 31, 2022, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Library, Northfield Library

    Tantalize your taste buds as Brian Michalski takes you on a whirlwind tour of regional cuisine and little-known delights. Brian blends firsthand anecdotes while sharing tidbits about regional agriculture and sustainability. Satisfy your cravings with take-home recipes and restaurant recommendations.

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