Meeting Rooms

The meeting room is available to be reserved by the public. At this time, only the larger meeting room is available. Complete information about the library's COVID-19 safety measures are available on our website. All attendees of an organization using the meeting room are expected to comply with the library's current COVID-19 protocols while in the library. If any attendee refuses to follow staff instructions regarding COVID-19 protocols they will be asked to leave the premises. If they do not, all attendees may be asked to leave, and any future reservations may be canceled.

Masks recommended to be worn the entire time in the building by everyone (3 years and older). Masks are required in the Children's Area during certain hours during the week.

Upcoming Events

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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 held in person at the Woodstock Public Library. Agendas, meeting links, 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: Library Board Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Board Meeting
Event Details:
City of Woodstock Public Library Board Meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. the meeting will be in person at the Woodstock Public Library. The Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month. Agendas, link to the meetings, and minutes are posted on t...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Farmer's Market Storytime

12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Woodstock Historic Square
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Event Details:
Join us for a special All Ages Family Storytime at the Woodstock Farmer's Market every Tuesday (weather permitting). From 12-12:30p we will meet on the Square for stories, songs, dancing and fun! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friends Game Night

6:30pm - 8:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Margaret Marchi Reading Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Friends of the Library Event, Fun & Games
Event Details:
Join the Friends of the Library for our summer game nights! Meet other library supporters, play some games, have some snacks. Everyone is welcome! No need to register. Just drop by the library on the third Tuesday of the month in June, July, and...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Quilters Discussion Forum

7:00pm - 8:45pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us for the monthly meeting of the Quilter’s Forum. No idea is too simple or too complex. Bring your questions, knowledge, and show and tell projects. Open to any topic relative to the art of quilting: construction, design, tools, books and more....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Memory Makers Storytelling Group

9:30am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
The art of storytelling is becoming more and more popular. Local resident Joy Aavang, author and storyteller, invites you to join this group to share memories, history or anything that interests you. Participants are not required to share- listeners ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Spouses Caring for Spouses support group is facilitated by mental health professionals from Independence Health & Therapy and provides a place for spouses or life partners providing care to their companions to share their unique experiences w...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Farmer's Market Storytime

12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Woodstock Historic Square
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Event Details:
Join us for a special All Ages Family Storytime at the Woodstock Farmer's Market every Tuesday (weather permitting). From 12-12:30p we will meet on the Square for stories, songs, dancing and fun! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Friends of the Library Event
Event Details:
The Friends of Woodstock Public Library were formed in 1983 to support the library through fundraising, special programs, and volunteering. The highlight of the year is the Friends Mini-Links event when the Friends transform the library into a m...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Virtual: Stranger Things Trivia

6:30pm - 8:00pm
All Ages
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Virtual/Online Program
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Fun & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us in Hawkins for Stranger Things Trivia on Zoom. Play solo or form a team. Prizes will be awarded to the top three point-getters.     In-person or phone registration only. Register once per team. Zoom link will be...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Farmer's Market Storytime

12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Woodstock Historic Square
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Event Details:
Join us for a special All Ages Family Storytime at the Woodstock Farmer's Market every Tuesday (weather permitting). From 12-12:30p we will meet on the Square for stories, songs, dancing and fun! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Spouses Caring for Spouses support group is facilitated by mental health professionals from Independence Health & Therapy and provides a place for spouses or life partners providing care to their companions to share their unique experiences w...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friday Fun Day/Lego Days

All Day
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Children's Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Fun & Games
Event Details:
First Friday of the month is Lego Day - all day. Check in on the other Fridays for different fun activities.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

DAR Genealogy Workshops

10:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Upper Level
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
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. Re...

Labor Day

All Day
Branches:
Woodstock Public Library
Description:
Library is closed Labor Day. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Farmer's Market Storytime

12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Woodstock Historic Square
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Event Details:
Join us for a special All Ages Family Storytime at the Woodstock Farmer's Market every Tuesday (weather permitting). From 12-12:30p we will meet on the Square for stories, songs, dancing and fun! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Board Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Board Meeting
Event Details:
City of Woodstock Public Library Board Meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. the meeting will be in person at the Woodstock Public Library. The Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month. Agendas, link to the meetings, and minutes are posted on t...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Make Your Own Squishy

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Fun & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Cut and decorate your very own cute and cuddly squishy created out of memory foam.   Day/Date:  Monday/ September 12  Time:  3:30-4:30 p.m.  Ages:   Grades 3-5  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Farmer's Market Storytime

12:00pm - 12:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Woodstock Historic Square
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Event Details:
Join us for a special All Ages Family Storytime at the Woodstock Farmer's Market every Tuesday (weather permitting). From 12-12:30p we will meet on the Square for stories, songs, dancing and fun! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

YA Study Nights

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Teens
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Upper Level
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
You have to study anyway, why not do it with friends and classmates at the library? You bring your work, we’ll provide Papa Murphy’s pizza and drinks. Have an allergy? No worries, bring food from home.   Day/Date: Tuesdays/September 13, Oc...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

McHenry County Civil War Roundtable

7:00pm - 8:45pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Event Details:
Join the McHenry County Civil War RoundTable for a series of interesting and informative historical presentations. Topics will be announced on library’s online event calendar.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

50 Things to do Before You’re 11 ¾

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Fun & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Explore the world around you through different activities like making a musical instrument, using a compass, or even creating a book.   Day/Date:  Wednesdays/ September 14, October 12, November 9, December 7  Time:  6:...