Library is open with limited services

The library building is open however the hours have changed and there are other service limitations. Details

Curbside Pickup is still available. Call the library for details.

Requesting Materials: Requests can be made by placing holds on Woodstock materials via the library's PrairieCat catalog, calling or email library@woodstockil.gov

Meeting Rooms: Meeting Rooms are not available at this time. We will announce when they will be available to be reserved again.

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Age
Program Type
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Witches and Wizards of Woodstock

All Day 10/24 - 10/31
All Ages, Families
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Virtual/Online Program
Age Group: All Ages, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community Event, Outside Organization
Event Details:
There will be a Witches and Wizards of Woodstock event this year! WWoW 2020 is going virtual and will be a week-long celebration of all things witchy and wizardly. What we already have lined up/in development: A cool, city-wide sca...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Used Book Donation Drop-Off Time

5:00pm - 7:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Friends of the Library Event
Event Details:
Donate your used books to help the library! Bring your used books (in good condition) to the library. The Friends will resell them to raise money for the library. ...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Virtual/Online Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Wellness
Event Details:
Join The Land Conservancy of McHenry County on Zoom to learn some simple techniques for preparing your native plant garden for winter while still supporting pollinators and birds throughout the fall and winter seasons. Also learn more about their ...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Board Room
Program Type: Library Board Meeting

Rural Board

Rural Woodstock Public Library District Board Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month and are located in the Board Room on the Library's Upper Level. Agendas and minutes are posted on the library website.

All meetings of the Library Board are open to the public. In compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), they are fully accessible, and if any further accommodations are needed, please contact the Library Director 48 hours prior to the meeting.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Training Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Board Meeting

City Board

City of Woodstock Public Library Board Meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Training Room on the Library's Lower Level. The Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month. Agendas and minutes are posted on the City of Woodstock website

All meetings of the Library Board are open to the public. In compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), they are fully accessible, and if any further accommodations are needed, please contact the Library Director 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Virtual/Online Program
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
When the time comes to choose a Medicare plan or review your existing coverage the options can become overwhelming. This workshop presented by Jane Sanchez of Aegis Resources, Inc. will provide critical information about the various Medicare plans. ...
This event is in the "Families" group.

Virtual: Turkey Bingo

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Families
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Fun & Games
Event Details:
 Families play for Thanksgiving-related prizes and pieces of the feast. Registration is limited to Woodstock Public Library cardholders and their family members. Email katieb@woodstockil.info for the Zoom link.  Prize pickup...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Blood Drive - Versiti Blood Center

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Parking Lot - Main
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
Versiti Blood Center will be holding a blood drive at the library. Donated blood will benefit area hospitals. All donors must show a photo ID prior to donating.  Register at: https://donate.illinois.versiti.org/donor/schedules/city&nb...

Library Closing at 5pm

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Copy of DAR Genealogy Workshops

10:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy

DAR Saturdays

Volunteer genealogists from the Kishwaukee Trail Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution will help prospective members with applications. Members must be descended from the patriots who assisted in the Revolution for American Independence. Registration is required by contacting Marcia Flanagan at 815-527-5049 or marciaflanagan@gmail.com

Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Board Room
Program Type: Library Board Meeting

Rural Board

Rural Woodstock Public Library District Board Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month and are located in the Board Room on the Library's Upper Level. Agendas and minutes are posted on the library website.

All meetings of the Library Board are open to the public. In compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), they are fully accessible, and if any further accommodations are needed, please contact the Library Director 48 hours prior to the meeting.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Training Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Board Meeting

City Board

City of Woodstock Public Library Board Meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Training Room on the Library's Lower Level. The Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month. Agendas and minutes are posted on the City of Woodstock website

All meetings of the Library Board are open to the public. In compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), they are fully accessible, and if any further accommodations are needed, please contact the Library Director 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...

Library Closed

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...

Library Closing at 5pm

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
When the library building is closed our website is always open. Take advantage of the many online resources that are available through our website, including downloads of eBooks and audiobooks, magazines, newspapers, genealogy materials and more. All...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Copy of DAR Genealogy Workshops

10:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy

DAR Saturdays

Volunteer genealogists from the Kishwaukee Trail Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution will help prospective members with applications. Members must be descended from the patriots who assisted in the Revolution for American Independence. Registration is required by contacting Marcia Flanagan at 815-527-5049 or marciaflanagan@gmail.com

Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Board Room
Program Type: Library Board Meeting

Rural Board

Rural Woodstock Public Library District Board Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month and are located in the Board Room on the Library's Upper Level. Agendas and minutes are posted on the library website.

All meetings of the Library Board are open to the public. In compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), they are fully accessible, and if any further accommodations are needed, please contact the Library Director 48 hours prior to the meeting.