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Updated 11/7/14

#Giving Tuesday - December 2
Charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. Find out how you can give at the library. Find out more about #Giving Tuesday.

Wheaton Transportation Exhibit
November 21 - December 7, Main Floor
The Terminal Town exhibit has been replaced with a special local display of the transportation history of Wheaton.

Legend of St. Nicholas
Sunday, December 7 at 2:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Register Online
You’d better watch out! The Old English Father Christmas tells the stories of St. Nicholas, the protector of children throughout the ages. Learn about the origins of St. Nicholas characters and Christmas symbols and traditions in various countries.

Winter Home Energy Savings Workshop
Monday, December 8 at 7:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Register Online beginning December 1
Learn how to cut your electric and gas bills down during the cold winter months with representatives from CUB (Citizens Utility Board) and Elevate Energy. Become an expert on understanding your bills, avoiding scams, practicing energy efficiency, and boosting home comfort.

Behind the Doors of Downton Abbey
Thursday, December 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Register Online beginning December 1
Prepare yourself for the Season 5 premiere of Downton Abbey by catching up on past seasons and behind the scenes anecdotes. Steven Frenzel will bring clips and highlights from the show and provide historical context and hidden details.

Jazz Spectrum
Sunday, December 14 at 2:00 p.m.
Tickets available now

Celebrate the holiday season with Jazz Spectrum. This energetic, jazz influenced vocal quartet promises lots of fun and holiday cheer as they perform old and new seasonal standards with a twist.

CUB Utility Bill Clinic
Monday, December 15 at 6:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Register Online beginning December 1
Bring your gas, electric, and phone bills between 6-8pm for a free analysis by CUB’s experts! Also, learn home comfort and energy efficiency tips from Elevate Energy while you wait for your one-on-one analysis.

Biz Book Review
Tuesday, December 16 at 8:00 a.m.
Business and career coach Vickie Austin highlights business books, from the hottest bestsellers to time-honored classics. Join in a lively discussion, whether you’ve read the book or not. Co-sponsored by the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Prairie Path Books, and CHOICES Worldwide. Find out more »

Let's Go to the Movies
Tuesday, December 16 at 1:00 p.m.
Pick up free tickets at the checkout desk

Come for the free movie and we'll supply the popcorn!
Find out more »

DIY Book Page Wreath
Thursday, December 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Register Online beginning December 1
Make your own book page wreath for the holidays! Shari from Twisted Fiber Studios will show you how. All materials provided, but please bring a canned food item for the craft to be donated to local food bank. Space for this program is limited!

Affordable Care Act Assistance
Wednesdays, November 27-February 11 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
A representative from the DuPage County Health Department will be answering questions about the ACA on the Main Floor.
Saturdays, Dec 6, 13; Jan 3, 17; Feb 7, 14, and Sunday, Feb 15
Appointment required

In-person assisters and navigators will be at the library to assist with health insurance enrollment. Please call 888-724-0077 to make an appointment and find out which documents you’ll need to bring. Appointments last 60-90 minutes.

The Library's Wish List
Help the library by donating popular titles. WPL has partnered with Prairie Path Books to display our wish list and have copies available for purchase. If you prefer to shop online, you can find our list at Amazon.com. Purchase a book at Amazon and it will be shipped directly to us. Thank you!

Wheaton Community Analysis
Thank you to everyone who participated in a focus group for the library! Sarah Armstrong has completed her reports.
Community Needs Assessment Report
Community Strategic Plan

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