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Event Calendar

  1. Fall Pop-Up Sale at J. McLaughlin

    September 28, 2022, 10:00 AM - October 2, 2022, 5:00 PM

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  2. Kiton Trunk Show at neapolitan

    September 30, 2022, 10:00 AM - October 1, 2022, 6:00 PM

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  3. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    October 1, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  4. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    October 2, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  5. 98th Annual Members' Art Show at North Shore Art League

    October 3, 2022, 10:00 AM - October 24, 2022, 5:00 PM

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  6. Christ Church Rummage Sale

    October 6, 2022, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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  7. Art: Uncorked! Benefit Party and Artists' Opening Reception at the North Shore Art League

    October 6, 2022, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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  8. Art Attack! in Hubbard Woods

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

    Green Bay Road between Scott Avenue and Tower Road

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  9. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    October 8, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  10. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    October 9, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  11. "Think Pink Shop Pink" event at J. McLaughlin

    October 12, 2022, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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  12. Let's Fall Styling event with Kameo Vintage at J. McLaughlin

    October 13, 2022, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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  13. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    October 15, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  14. Public Safety Building Open House

    October 15, 2022, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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  15. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    October 16, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  16. Fred's Garage Charity Chili Cook-Off

    October 17, 2022, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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  17. Business Engagement Meeting with Winnetka Police Department

    October 18, 2022, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @

    Winnetka Police Department

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  18. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    October 22, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  19. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    October 23, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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  20. Winnetka Farmers' Market

    October 29, 2022, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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  21. Fuelfed Coffee & Classics

    October 30, 2022, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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  22. Schmidt-Burnham Log House Open

    October 30, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Main Calendar

  1. Landmark Preservation Commission

    October 3, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  2. Cancelled: Zoning Board of Appeals Regular Meeting

    October 10, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  3. Environmental & Forestry Commission

    October 12, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  4. Planned Development Commission

    October 19, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Village Hall

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  5. Board of Fire and Police Commissioners

    October 20, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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    Village Hall

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Winnetka Park District Calendar

  1. Let's Play! Fort Building

    October 1, 2022, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Lloyd Park, 799 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, 60093

    Join the Winnetka Park District, The Alliance for Early Childhood, and Tinkering School Chicago as we spend the weekend using simple natural materials to build something truly amazing. Working with others to create a special place all their own, children will forge lasting memories, connect with nature, and be part of an awe-inspiring collaborative project. Registration is preferred but drop-in attendees are welcome. Please visit www.theallianceforec.org a month prior to the event to register.

  2. Ladies Round Robin Fundraiser

    October 1, 2022, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center, 530 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Celebrate A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center’s 60th year by joining us at our Ladies Tennis Round Robin Fundraiser! The Winnetka Parks Foundation will host an evening of socially competitive tennis, post-match refreshments, and raffle prizes, as we raise our rackets together to benefit the Winnetka Parks Foundation and Park District. The event will feature two hours of tennis followed by an hour of appetizers and drinks in the tennis center lounge. There will be a bracket for both advanced play and recreational play. Register online today before the event sells out!

  3. Let's Play! Fort Building

    October 2, 2022, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Lloyd Park, 799 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, 60093

    Join the Winnetka Park District, The Alliance for Early Childhood, and Tinkering School Chicago as we spend the weekend using simple natural materials to build something truly amazing. Working with others to create a special place all their own, children will forge lasting memories, connect with nature, and be part of an awe-inspiring collaborative project. Registration is preferred but drop-in attendees are welcome. Please visit www.theallianceforec.org a month prior to the event to register.

  4. Board Committee Meeting

    October 13, 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. Zoom Information Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81894747941?pwd=V3ZtaUhBTit6bEJuQUk5a1V6dzdudz09 Meeting ID: 818 9474 7941 Passcode: 163402 One tap mobile +13126266799,,81894747941#,,,,*163402# US (Chicago) +13092053325,,81894747941#,,,,*163402# US Meeting ID: 818 9474 7941 Passcode: 163402 Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kvlrUru9K View Board Meeting Information

  5. Pumpkins in the Woods

    October 21, 2022, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Hubbard Woods Park, 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Hubbard Woods Park will be transformed into a pumpkin patch for the family to enjoy! The event will include pumpkin decorating, carnival games, bounce houses, a DJ, costume contest, and more. Costume contest registration will begin at 4:30pm and winners will be announced around 5:30pm. Costume categories include most original, scariest, and funniest. Pumpkin registration*: to receive a pumpkin and decorations, participants must register by October 10. Pending availability, pumpkins may be purchased at event. Learn More + Register

  6. Tractor Ride

    October 22, 2022, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Park District, 540 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Not a fan of traditional Halloween haunts? Join us on a scare-free tractor ride and meet your favorite characters. Candy will be passed out, so don’t forget your treat bag! Registration deadline: October 17 Learn More + Register

  7. Trunk or Treat

    October 22, 2022, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Park District, 540 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Join us for Trunk-or-Treat – a fun, safe, and neighborly trick-or-treating experience for all ages! Want to be part of the fun? Decorate your car and pass out treats. The best decorated trunk will receive a 2023 family beach pass! Reserve a spot by October 10. Contact Julia Kreis at (847) 716-1299 or jkreis@winpark.org. Registration deadline: October 17 Learn More + Register

  8. Regular Board Meeting

    October 27, 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

  9. Halloween Party on Ice

    October 29, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM
    @
    Winnetka Ice Arena, 490 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Dress up in your favorite costume and take a few laps skating to chilling Halloween music. No costume masks which cover the entire face. Admission is $2 per skater, skates may be rented for $4.

  10. Halloween Party on Ice

    October 30, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM
    @
    Winnetka Ice Arena, 490 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093, United States

    Dress up in your favorite costume and take a few laps skating to chilling Halloween music. No costume masks which cover the entire face. Admission is $2 per skater, skates may be rented for $4.

Winnetka-Northfield Public Library Calendar

  1. ARTober Daily Sketch Journal Challenge

    October 1, 2022 - October 2, 2022, 12:00 AM

    Welcome to the month-long celebration of arts and creativity of ARTober. Art challenges with daily practice help improve your drawing and observational skills and help kick-start flagging inspiration or creativity. Throughout October, there are classes, drop-in, and pop-up events to help you reach your goal of creating something every day. Every day you make art, take a picture and submit it via email (artober@winnetkalibrary.org) or on our site at www.wnpld.org/artober/ to enter the raffle to win the Adult, Teen or Youth ARTober Gift Certificates. See all ARTober events >>

  2. Winnetka-Northfield Library District & North Shore Art League present: Tiny Canvas Art Show

    October 1, 2022 - October 2, 2022, 12:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Library, Winnetka Children's Area, Winnetka Library

    Come see our Tiny Art Show on the theme "What do you love about the library?".

  3. Make Your ARTober Sketchbook (In-Person)

    October 1, 2022, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Create your ARTober sketchbook to fill with art the rest of the month. Color and decorate your cover to personalize. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  4. ARTober Sketchbook Binding (In-Person)

    October 1, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Learn hand binding to sew your ARTober sketchbook to fill with art the rest of the month. Materials provided. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  5. Paper Making (In-Person)

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

    Explore paper-making techniques to create unique pages of your own. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  6. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 3, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  7. Coffee Cup Art (and drink Coffee!) (In-Person)

    October 3, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Grab one paper cup to draw on and a second cup to drink coffee. Cups, art pens, and beverages are provided. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  8. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 3, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  9. Fall Cookie Decorating (In-Person)

    October 3, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Pastry chef and culinary instructor Kelly Dull will show you tips and techniques for decorating a set of 4 cookies, perfect for fall!

  10. Famous Chicago Murders (In Person)

    October 3, 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 Chicago True Crime Series

  11. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 4, 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. Move and Play (In-Person)

    October 4, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for 30 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!

  13. Paint Making (In-Person)

    October 4, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Maybe you're looking for pearly shimmer color paint and aren't having any luck? We will be mixing and grinding our own paints from scratch. You can get the exact shade and consistency you've been looking for! Ages 12 . This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  14. Perfectly Pumpkin: Cooking Class (Virtual)

    October 4, 2022, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Pumpkin is a versatile ingredient with much potential just waiting to be tapped in your kitchen. Follow along at home with this demonstration and fuel your fall spirit with Pumpkin Butter Roll Cookies and Pumpkin Pasta. An ingredients list will be provided one week beforehand.

  15. Family Storytime (In-Person)

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

    Singing, dancing, and stories! 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.

  16. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    October 5, 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.

  17. Glitter and Glue (In-Person)

    October 5, 2022, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Children's Craft Tables, Northfield Library

    Join us at the Northfield Library for a fun craft! Ages 5 .

  18. School's Out Movie Matinee: Sing 2 (In-Person)

    October 5, 2022, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Enjoy your time off from school to watch a movie on the big screen. Sing 2 is rated PG. All ages with parent/caregiver.

  19. The Studio Pop-Up Event at Northfield Library - Pumpkin Painting (In-Person)

    October 5, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Come paint a pumpkin! Make it spooky or sweet. All supplies will be provided.

  20. iPhone/iPad Series: Using GPS/maps on your iPhone or iPad (Virtual)

    October 5, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Your iPhone and iPad have powerful mapping and GPS capabilities. Learn how to use them and never be lost again. Get turn-by-turn instructions or find the closest drugstore or the fastest way home. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program.

  21. Sensory Movie Matinee: Sing 2 (In-Person)

    October 5, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    This sensory-friendly movie viewing is intended for children with special needs. The films have quieter volume and turned-up lights. The environment is welcoming to kids who need to move around, talk and sing during the screening. Sing 2 is rated PG. All ages with parent/caregiver.

  22. Lego Mania! (In-Person)

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

    Love to build with LEGOs? Join us for LEGO Mania! We’ll build cool contraptions with friends. Ages 5-8.

  23. Chicago Roller Skating History (Virtual)

    October 5, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Roll down memory lane with author and Chicago roller skating historian Marcie Hill as she discusses 140-plus years of Chicago roller skating history. Starting with the first rink in the 1880s, she highlights Chicago's role in the great phenomenon, including: Chicago firsts; classism and racism; and the staying power of the world's most popular sport and leisure activity. A recollection for some and a history lesson for others.

  24. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 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.

  25. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    October 6, 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.

  26. Music & Movement (In-Person)

    October 6, 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.

  27. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    October 6, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Learn to exercise safely and get stronger with this small group personal training designed for students 60 and older. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual, from beginners to consistent exercisers.

  28. Fingerprint Art (In-Person)

    October 6, 2022, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Create amazing works of art not with brushes, but your fingers! Ages 5 .

  29. Art Book Club (In-Person)

    October 6, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Let’s talk about floral art! Before the book club meets check out one (or more) of these floral drawing books, and we will discuss the techniques they cover and share the drawings or paintings we made following those lessons. Florals by hand : how to draw and design modern floral projects DIY watercolor flowers: the beginner's guide to flower painting for journal pages, handmade stationery and more Everyday watercolor flowers : a modern guide to painting blooms, leaves, and stems step by step Inking Florals (hoopla eBook) Drawing Florals in 5 Easy Steps (hoopla eBook) The Art of Painting Flowers in Oil & Acrylic (hoopla eBook) This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  30. Developing Retirement Income Strategies for Today’s Markets (Virtual)

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

    Join us for an evening with the Past National President of the Financial Planning Association, Ed Gjertsen II, CFP, as he guides you through the various strategies and challenges of successfully navigating the important financial aspects of your retirement years. Please Register Here: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YTzeEx8PSnWb5toX_O8MtQ This program is presented in partnership with the Glenview and Wilmette Public Libraries.

  31. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 7, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  32. Chair Yoga (Virtual)

    October 7, 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.

  33. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 7, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  34. Drop-In & Art! (In-Person)

    October 7, 2022, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    In celebration of ARTober, drop-in every Friday afternoon in October for art activity with a selection of supplies. For families. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  35. Screen Print Club (In-Person)

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

    Learn to design images to prepare to screen print through collaborating with the group on our design. See the art preparation and printer setup process, and everyone prints a shirt of our exclusive design. Email your shirt size by Monday, the week of class, and we’ll have one blank shirt on-hand ready for you to print on Saturday. Bring up to two more blank shirts of your own if you want to print multiples. This week's shirt will be Black. Inks that will print well on this color include White, Gold, Silver, Orange or other lightened shades such as Pink or Light Blue. Designs we can collaborate on could include seasonal ideas, pumpkins, bats, leaves, or a different idea pitched to the group. The shirts are Adult Unisex. Check shirt sizes >> See all Screen Print Club events >>

  36. Mandarin Bilingual Storytime 中英雙語故事會 (In-Person)

    October 8, 2022, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    歡迎小朋友們和家人一起參加中英雙語故事會. Introduce your family to Mandarin through simple stories, music, and hands-on activities with local educator Emma Forquer. For ages 3-8. Siblings are welcome.

  37. Pencil Drawing (In-Person)

    October 9, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Learn the basics of pencil drawing and sample various beginner exercises. Materials provided. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  38. Bats and Other Misunderstood Creatures (In-Person)

    October 9, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Presenters "Incredible Bats" dispel common myths about bats and other misunderstood creatures including snakes, spiders and rats. This program will include live animals. For families. Halloween Fun For Kids

  39. Family Storytime (In-Person)

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

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  40. Family Storytime (In-Person)

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

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  41. Engrave a Genuine Leather Item

    October 10, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Genuine leather is one of the materials that can be engraved in the Studio. All materials will be provided. Choose from a variety of genuine leather materials to laser engrave.

  42. Food For Thought Cookbook Book Club: Sheet Pan Revolution

    October 10, 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. Sheet Pan Suppers, by Molly Gilbert https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11689334 Sheet Pan Suppers Meatless, by Raquel Pelzel https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11967516 Nachos for dinner, by Dan Whalen https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13962270

  43. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 11, 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.

  44. Embossing Art (In-Person)

    October 11, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Use embossing pens to draw, then apply bright and colorful embossing powders to add dimension and color to your art. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  45. Financial Planning Appointment (In Person)

    October 11, 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®. Preference given to Winnetka-Northfield Library Card holders. Register

  46. Move and Play (In-Person)

    October 11, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for 30 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!

  47. Financial Planning Appointment (In Person)

    October 11, 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®. Preference gven to Winnetka-Northfield Library Card holders. Register

  48. Origami Bouquet (In-Person)

    October 11, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Learn to make an origami flower bouquet! Ages 9 This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  49. Pass Painting (In-Person)

    October 11, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Painting is always more fun with friends! Everyone starts their own picture, then every few minutes we move one picture over and add something to a friend's painting. Then you take home the picture you started from! Ages 9 . This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  50. Artful Abstracts Class (Virtual)

    October 11, 2022, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Do you like abstract art? This class is a burst of creative exploration with mixed media. Make a set of 4 abstracts on heavyweight paper using a limited color palette and bits of collage during this guided abstract process. Registrants will be notified when supplies are available for pick-up at our library branches. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  51. Clue: A Mystery Book Club (Hybrid)

    October 11, 2022, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Children's Area, Northfield Library

    This event will be Hybrid (Northfield Library & Virtual) Join a lively discussion about all kinds of mystery books, ranging from true crime, dark thrillers, police procedurals, and historical mysteries.Led by Melissa Morgan. This month's selection is The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths. 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.

  52. Family Storytime (In-Person)

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

    Singing, dancing, and stories! 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.

  53. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    October 12, 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.

  54. iPhone/iPad Series: What is New in iOS 16 and the new iPhone 14 (Virtual)

    October 12, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    The latest version of Apple's operating system for iPhones and iPads introduces new ways to stay connected, and powerful features that help users in their work and personal lives. This class will teach you how to use the latest and greatest features of your devices. This is an online course hosted on the ZOOM app. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program.

  55. Dungeons and Dragons (In-Person)

    October 12, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    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 9 . If you have any questions about joining the game, please email the GM at mbelk@winnetkalibrary.org

  56. Illinois Libraries Presents: A Conversation with Jesmyn Ward (Virtual)

    October 12, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward as she discusses how her literary vision and personal experiences address urgent questions about racism and social injustice. Ward, hailed as “the new Toni Morrison” by the American Booksellers Association, is the author of fiction, nonfiction, and memoir, including the critically acclaimed novels Sing, Unburied, Sing and Salvage the Bones, and the memoir Men We Reaped. In 2017, she became the first woman and first person of color to win the National Book Award for Fiction twice. A professor of creative writing at Tulane University and contributing editor to Vanity Fair, Ward’s many honors include the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction, a MacArthur Genius Grant, and a Strauss Living Award. Please register here: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gjXCG1DtSlaQHLfDF8aWbQ This event will be recorded. A link to the recording will be sent to all registrants following the event, and will be available to view for 14 days. This event is made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration among public libraries offering premier events. ILP is funded in part by a grant awarded by the Illinois State Library, a department of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). ILP is committed to inclusion and accessibility. To request accommodations, please email illinoislibrariespresent@gmail.com.

  57. True Story Nonfiction Book Group (Virtual)

    October 12, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Discuss critically acclaimed nonfiction books with us. Find out for yourself that sometimes fact truly is stranger than fiction. This quarter's selection: Freezing Order: A True Story of Money Laundering, Murder, and Surviving Vladimir Putin's Wrath by Bill Browder Book summary: "NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Following his explosive New York Times bestseller Red Notice, Bill Browder returns with another gripping thriller chronicling how he became Vladimir Putin’s number one enemy by exposing Putin’s campaign to steal and launder hundreds of billions of dollars and kill anyone who stands in his way."

  58. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 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.

  59. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    October 13, 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.

  60. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    October 13, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Learn to exercise safely and get stronger with this small group personal training designed for students 60 and older. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual, from beginners to consistent exercisers.

  61. Embossing Art (In-Person)

    October 13, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Use embossing pens to draw, then apply bright and colorful embossing powders to add dimension and color to your art. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  62. Magnetic Slime (In-Person)

    October 13, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    What’s stretchy, gooey, and magnetic? It’s magnetic slime! Learn about magnetism with this slimy ooze and other experiments. Ages 7 .

  63. Circle to Circle: Surface Design Class (In-Person)

    October 13, 2022, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Design your own piece of three-dimensional artwork, accenting it with paint, ink, stamps, and other materials. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  64. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 14, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  65. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 14, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  66. Sensory Shenanigans (In-Person)

    October 14, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    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 little messy (and fun!) so wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty! Ages 0-4 with a caregiver. Please note: Masks are recommended for all participants aged 2 and older for this Early Childhood program.

  67. Suminagashi Ink Paper Art (In-Person)

    October 14, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Use ink and water to create pages of unique marbled beauty. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  68. Drop-In & Art! (In-Person)

    October 14, 2022, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    In celebration of ArtOber, drop-in every Friday afternoon in October for art activity with a selection of supplies. For families.

  69. Spanish Bilingual Storytime (In-Person)

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

    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.

  70. Paper Making (In-Person)

    October 15, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Explore paper-making techniques to create unique pages of your own. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  71. Star Wars Party (In-Person)

    October 15, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Calling all Padawans, Jedi, and Sith! October is Star Wars Reads Month. Join us for crafts, activities, and more to celebrate all things Star Wars. For families.

  72. Suminagashi Ink Paper Art (In-Person)

    October 15, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Use ink and water to create pages of unique marbled beauty. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  73. A Glimpse of Indian Culture (In-Person)

    October 16, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Learn about the Indian diaspora, cuisine, and traditionsas we explore the history and cultural diversity of South Asia. Tastings will be provided.

  74. Engrave a Genuine Leather Item

    October 16, 2022, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Genuine leather is one of the materials that can be engraved in the Studio. All materials will be provided. Choose from a variety of genuine leather materials to laser engrave.

  75. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 17, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  76. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 17, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  77. Watercolor Word Art (In-Person)

    October 17, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Learn how to make unique art using watercolor and resist technique. Make your favorite saying pretty enough to frame. No painting skills required. All supplies will be provided. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  78. Library Board Meeting

    October 17, 2022, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

  79. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 18, 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.

  80. Move and Play (In-Person)

    October 18, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for 30 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!

  81. The Real Von Trapps: From Austria to Vermont with the family who inspired "The Sound of Music" (Virtual)

    October 18, 2022, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

    Bill Anderson, friend and biographer of the Von Trapp family, will present the real family story--who they were, their real experiences in Austria, and how the film and musical were different from the facts. He will include photos that he was given access to by the family.

  82. Cardboard Construction (In-Person)

    October 18, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    Get creative with cardboard and other supplies as we celebrate engineering. For families.

  83. Paint 'n Sip (In-Person)

    October 18, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Find a soda, a snack, and a canvas and get painting! Ages 13 . This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  84. Berthe Morisot: Woman Impressionist with Jeff Mishur (Virtual)

    October 18, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Berthe Morisot is a major French Impressionist who worked beside Degas, Manet, Monet and Renoir who has been overlooked because of her gender. Join art historian Jeff Mishur for this highly illustrated lecture about her life, art and relationship to the Impressionist movement.

  85. Family Storytime (In-Person)

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

    Singing, dancing, and stories! 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)

    October 19, 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. Glitter and Glue (In-Person)

    October 19, 2022, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Northfield Children's Craft Tables, Northfield Library

    Join us at the Northfield Library for a fun craft! Ages 5 .

  88. iPhone/iPad Series: Learn Email Tips & Tricks (Virtual)

    October 19, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Learn how to compose and organize your emails more efficiently and professionally. We will look at some of the helpful but lesser-known features embedded in the Mail app. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program.

  89. Lego Mania! (In-Person)

    October 19, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Love to build with LEGOs? Join us for LEGO Mania! We’ll build cool contraptions with friends. Ages 5-8.

  90. Family Science (In-Person)

    October 19, 2022, 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Children's Area, Northfield Library, Northfield Library

    Tasty engineering at its finest! Science, learning, fun and food - what's not to like? For families.

  91. NaNoWriMo Preptober (In-Person)

    October 19, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Every November, NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) kicks off with a goal of penning 50,000 words. This workshop will help novices prep and plan for success, while also giving seasoned NaNoWriMo writers strategies and tips for achieving their novel goals. Join us in making October ‘Preptober.' This event is offered in partnership with Off Campus Writers' Workshop. OCWW is the longest, continuously running writing program in the country. Founded in 1946, OCWW meets weekly at the Winnetka Community House and virtually on Zoom.

  92. Small Business Mentoring with SCORE (In Person)

    October 19, 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.

  93. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 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.

  94. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    October 20, 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.

  95. The Next Chapter Book Club (In-Person)

    October 20, 2022, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Come join us as we explore all that popular fiction has to offer. We'll bring books to life through colorful conversation. This month's title: Hidden Pictures by Jason Rekulak

  96. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    October 20, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Learn to exercise safely and get stronger with this small group personal training designed for students 60 and older. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual, from beginners to consistent exercisers.

  97. Monster Messy Mash (In-Person)

    October 20, 2022, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Do you love monsters? Do you love messy art? You are invited to create some messy and some not-so-messy projects. Dress for some mess! Ages 4 . Halloween Fun For Kids

  98. Public Enemy: Dillinger in Chicago (In-Person)

    October 20, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Clarence Goodman shares the story of John Dillinger, a Midwestern bank robber, car thief, and murderer, whose gang terrorized the Midwest in the 1930s. Learn about his time in Chicago and how the FBI eventually caught up to him. Chicago True Crime Series

  99. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 21, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  100. Chair Yoga (Virtual)

    October 21, 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.

  101. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 21, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  102. Sensory Shenanigans - Pumpkins (In-Person)

    October 21, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join us for an hour of interactive free play around pumpkins. 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! Ages 0-4 with a caregiver.

  103. Music & Movement (In-Person)

    October 21, 2022, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, 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.

  104. Drop-In & Art! (In-Person)

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

    In celebration of ArtOber, drop-in every Friday afternoon in October for art activity with a selection of supplies. For families.

  105. Pumpkin Decorating (In-Person)

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

    Use paint and other craft materials to decorate mini pumpkins. Ages 5-8. Halloween Fun For Kids

  106. Vinyl Cutting and Collage T-shirt (In-Person)

    October 22, 2022, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Hand cut pieces of heat transfer vinyl and arrange them in a mosaic to decorate your shirt. Email your shirt size by Monday, the week of class, and we’ll have one ready for you to use on Saturday. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  107. Pumpkin Decorating (In-Person)

    October 22, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Use paint and other craft materials to decorate mini pumpkins. Ages 5-8. Halloween Fun For Kids

  108. Vinyl Cutting and Collage T-shirt (In-Person)

    October 22, 2022, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Hand cut pieces of heat transfer vinyl and arrange them in a mosaic to decorate your shirt. Email your shirt size by Monday, the week of class, and we’ll have one ready for you to use on Saturday. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  109. Pumpkin Decorating (In-Person)

    October 22, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Use paint and other craft materials to decorate mini pumpkins. Ages 5-8. Halloween Fun For Kids

  110. Sensory Friendly Magic Show (In-Person)

    October 23, 2022, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Join magician/autistic self-advocate Cody Clark for a safely stimulating magic show. Cody's routines are designed with sensory needs in mind to engage participants at the level they're most comfortable with. For families.

  111. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 24, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  112. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 24, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  113. Frankentoys (In-Person)

    October 24, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Make your own creepy creature from recycled toys and stuffed animals. Ages 9 . Halloween Fun For Kids

  114. Spooky Felt Boards

    October 24, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Create a spooky scene using cut felt and a little imagination.

  115. The History of Rod Stewart (Virtual)

    October 24, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    @
    Virtual

    No one takes being a rock star more seriously than Rod Stewart. Fancy sports car, big hair, flamboyant clothing, and models for wives. He’s unabashedly all in and could be a rock and roll cartoon character except for one little detail…he’s a great singer! Using performance and interview clips we’ll trace the arc of Rod’s career from “Maggie May,” “Tonight’s The Night” and the eternally embarrassing “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy” to his astoundingly successful interpretations of the Great American Songbook.

  116. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 25, 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.

  117. Move and Play (In-Person)

    October 25, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room

    Join us for 30 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!

  118. Poster-size Your Art (In Person)

    October 25, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Scan one of your ARTober works of art and print it out as a poster. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  119. Watercolor Planet Painting (In-Person)

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

    Paint a beautiful watercolor wash of colors then cut out the best parts to make planets! Ages 7 . This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  120. Family Storytime (In-Person)

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

    Singing, dancing, and stories! 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.

  121. Baby Storytime (In-Person)

    October 26, 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.

  122. iPhone/iPad Series: Texting (Virtual)

    October 26, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    iMessage, the seemingly simple texting app on your iPhone or iPad, supports a whole suite of useful functions. You can send money, add stickers, share your location, send walkie-talkie style voice messages, and more. Learn how to best take advantage of its many features. This is an online course hosted on Zoom. A link to the discussion will be sent out the day of the program.

  123. Dungeons and Dragons (In-Person)

    October 26, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room, Winnetka Library

    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 9 . If you have any questions about joining the game, please email the GM at mbelk@winnetkalibrary.org

  124. Paint with Watercolors (In-Person)

    October 26, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Join artist Fran Vail and learn basic watercolor techniques while creating your own art. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  125. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 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.

  126. Toddler Storytime (In-Person)

    October 27, 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.

  127. Exercise with Be40Strong (In-Person)

    October 27, 2022, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Learn to exercise safely and get stronger with this small group personal training designed for students 60 and older. We will adapt the program to fit the needs of each individual, from beginners to consistent exercisers.

  128. Edible Haunted Houses (In-Person)

    October 27, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Come celebrate spooky season making a haunted house out of cereal treats, frosting and candy. We provide the materials; you bring the creativity! For families. Halloween Fun For Kids

  129. Paint with Watercolors (In-Person)

    October 27, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Community Room

    Join artist Fran Vail and learn basic watercolor techniques while creating your own art. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  130. Fall Film Series: The Orphanage (Virtual)

    October 28, 2022 - October 29, 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. THE ORPHANAGE - A child meets some invisible friends in this spooky tale from producer Guillermo del Toro.

  131. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 28, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  132. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 28, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  133. Drop-In & Art! (In-Person)

    October 28, 2022, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    In celebration of ARTober, drop-in every Friday afternoon in October for art activity with a selection of supplies. For families.

  134. Halloween Horror Trivia (Virtual)

    October 28, 2022, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    @
    Virtual

    Join us for a fun evening of virtual horror trivia! Play individually or as a team with friends and family, and test your knowledge of popular horror topics including famous horror stories, movies, characters, and more! Winners will receive a prize. This event will take place on Kahoot! To play, it's best to participate with two devices; one to play trivia and one to watch the Zoom video. We will send instructions in advance about how to join the game and will demonstrate at the beginning of the event.

  135. Poster-size Your Art (In Person)

    October 29, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Studio, Winnetka Library

    Scan one of your ARTober works of art and print it out as a poster. This event is part of the ARTober series of classes and drop-in events during October to encourage creativity and challenge you to make art every day. To learn about ARTober and sign up for art prompts, go to wnpld.org/artober.

  136. Southern Exposure: The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago's South Side (In-Person)

    October 30, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

    Lee Bey, Chicago-based photographer, author, lecturer, and consultant, will share his photographs and expertise on Chicago's oft-underappreciated South Side architecture. He will also discuss his book Southern Exposure in which he visits 60 South Side buildings and shares their history.

  137. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 31, 2022, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  138. Family Storytime (In-Person)

    October 31, 2022, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    @
    Northfield Community Room, Northfield Library

    Singing, dancing, and stories for the whole family! Tickets for storytime will be available the morning of the program on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  139. Messy Mondays (In-Person)

    October 31, 2022, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Winnetka Lloyd Room, Winnetka Library

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

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