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National Library Week

All Day 4/7 - 4/13
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: All Library Event
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Celebrate the essential role that our library and our library staff play in our community during National Library Week 2024. Learn about all the programs and services the library offers, share your support for the library on social media, tell your e...

AARP TAX APPOINTMENTS

9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Event Details:
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide trained tax preparers provides in-person tax assistance to anyone, free of charge, with a focus on taxpayers who are over 50 and have low to moderate income.  Appointments required: please contact Senior Services at 8...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Mini Links at the Library

10:00am - 3:00pm
All Ages, Families
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: All Library Event
Age Group: All Ages, Families
Program Type: Community Event, Friends of the Library Event
Event Details:
Play a round of miniature golf in the library during Mini Links, the Friends of Woodstock Public Library's biggest fundraiser of the year! Fun for all, young and old, but especially for those who have ever wanted to putt their way through the non-fic...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

D200 All School Spring Art Show

All Day 4/15 - 5/6
All Ages, Families
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: All Library Event
Age Group: All Ages, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community Event
Event Details:
D200 All School Spring Art Show will be on display throughout the main and upper floors of the library April 15 - May 6. The art show will kick off with two open house nights for the artists and their families: Tuesday April 16 (6-7pm) - Open hous...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Event Details:
Families who speak, or are learning to speak, Spanish can enjoy stories, crafts, and songs at our Spanish-language storytime. This program is conducted entirely in Spanish. Day:    Mondays  Time:  5:00-5:45 p.m.  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Babies and Books Storytime

9:30am - 10:15am
Babies & Toddlers
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Enjoy books, songs, activities, and rhymes chosen especially for lap babies, beginning walkers, and their caregivers. Then stay and play with a variety of toys and everyday objects.   Day:   Tuesdays (March 12 - April 16) Time:&nbs...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

D200 Spring Art Show Elementary Schools Open House

6:00pm - 7:00pm
All Ages, Families
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: All Library Event
Age Group: All Ages, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community Event
Event Details:
D200 All School Spring Art Show will be on display throughout the main and upper floors of the library April 15 - May 6. The art show will kick off with two open house nights for the artists and their families: Tuesday April 16 (6-7pm) - Open hous...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Quilter's Discussion Forum

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

Toddler Storytime

9:30am - 10:15am
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Enjoy books, songs, activities, and rhymes chosen especially for toddlers. Then stay for a craft to help fine tune those fine motor skills.   Day:    Wednesdays (March 13 - April 17) Time:  9:30-10:15 a.m.  Ages:&nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Memory Makers

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 a...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Storytime

11:30am - 12:15pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Talk, read, write, play, and sing your way through learning with books, rhymes, flannel stories and activities. Then stay for a craft to help fine tune those fine motor skills.   ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: All Ages, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Community Event
Event Details:
D200 All School Spring Art Show will be on display throughout the main and upper floors of the library April 15 - May 6. The art show will kick off with two open house nights for the artists and their families: Tuesday April 16 (6-7pm) - Open hous...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Artistic Expressions

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Dress for a mess and get creative at this hands-on learning experience featuring different artists and the art styles they’re famous for.  Registration is required for each individual program. Dates: Thursdays/January 18, February 15,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Earth Day Bookmark

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Feeling creative? Settle in for some stitching and make a felt Earth Day bookmark.   ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Technology Assistance Appointments

2:00pm - 4:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Details:
Need help using your new tablet or phone or downloading free ebooks or audiobooks? A tutorial on using Word to create a resume? WPL cardholders can now schedule a 1-on-1 technology appointment with WPL Librarian Austin Nord. Sessions are typically...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Vitalant Blood Drive

2:30pm - 7:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Parking Lot - Main
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:
No registration.  Walk-ins welcome. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to iPhone & iPad

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Training Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Need some help with your iPhone or iPad? Join us for a beginner-level course with handouts and activities prepared by the Public Library Association. Registrants are highly encouraged to bring their own iPhone or iPad to follow along with the course....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

NISRA Outreach Table

1:00pm - 3:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Outreach Visit
Event Details:
Know somebody with a disability looking for some summer fun? The Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association (NISRA) will be holding a tabling event at Woodstock Public Library. A representative will be here to answer any questions, ha...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Technology Assistance Appointments

2:00pm - 4:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Event Details:
Need help using your new tablet or phone or downloading free ebooks or audiobooks? A tutorial on using Word to create a resume? WPL cardholders can now schedule a 1-on-1 technology appointment with WPL Librarian Austin Nord. Sessions are typically...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Rescue Readers

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Children
Registration
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Other Location
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Event Details:
Spend time at the Hooved Animal Humane Society interacting and reading with the horses. Attendees must sign safety waivers, and space is limited to children attending the program with their caregiver. More dates may be added later.  Registrat...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Community Event, Outside Organization
Event Details:
Guarde Su(nuestra) historia Acompañe a Raíces Latinas en un día comunitario. Comparta sus fotos, documentos y cartas - en Español o Inglés- para que podamos digitalizarlas y conservar esta parte tan valiosa de nuestro pasado: las contribuciones de l...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MCDH Wellness Screenings

9:30am - 1:30pm
Adults
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Wellness
Event Details:
The McHenry County Department of Health will be offering wellness screenings for cholesterol, triglycerides, glucose, blood pressure, body mass analysis, A1C, and heart age assessment. Fasting is recommended but not required. The glucose and chole...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Paint ‘n’ Sip

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Upper Level
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Unwind with your friends while a local designer and art enthusiast guides you through painting your own masterpiece. We’ll provide soft drinks and water, but you can bring your own beverage as well.   Date:   Tuesday/April 30&nbs...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Women Spies in World War Two

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Woodstock Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
In 1942, as the free world crumbled beneath Hitler's jackboot, Churchill's Secret Army began recruiting women to infiltrate Occupied France. The women spies, who came from all walks of life, agreed to serve in the French Resistance even though they d...