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Fri-Sat: 9 - 5
Sun: 1 - 5
Closed April 5
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Updated 3/30/15


Spring Cleaning: Organizing for Everyone
Wednesday, April 1 at 7:00 p.m.
Register Online
This program was originally scheduled for March 19
Get ready for spring cleaning with Professional Organizer Beth Randall! She will provide tips and ideas for tackling clutter and organizing your closet and kitchen to be more efficient. A step-by-step process of how to organize any space will be explained.

Drop-in Make & Take: DIY Beaded Bookmark
Wednesday, April 8 at 3:00 p.m.
Main Floor - No registration required

Drop by the main lobby between 3-5pm while supplies last and make your own beaded bookmark with Lisa!

Classic Movie Night
Thursday, April 9 at 6:00 p.m.
Meeting Room B – No registration required.

Join us on the second Thursday of the month for popcorn, trivia, discussion, and best of all, classic movies!

Detail Your Car like a Pro
Thursday, April 9 at 7:00 p.m.
Register Online
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Gary Kouba will share his secrets and teach you all the basics on how to keep your car looking new. He will discuss how to shop for a car, all aspects of exterior and interior care including products and how to use them. Plus how to clay your car, put on synthetic paint sealant, and much more!

Friday Movie Matinees
1:00 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room, Lower Level
April 10 April 17

Genealogy Classes
Saturdays, April 11 and 18 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Sponsored in part by the DuPage County Genealogical Society. Each class is $10, payable at the door with cash or check. Registration is appreciated for planning purposes, but not required. Find out more about each class.

Deconstructing Supper: Is Your Food Safe?
Thursday, April 16 at 7:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level - No registration required

What is in our food and how is it grown? Join the League of Women Voters of Wheaton and Glen Ellyn for a showing of the 2002 documentary, Deconstructing Supper, and a lively discussion following. Meet and greet begins at 6:30 pm.

The Essential Chicago Fire
Sunday, April 19 at 2:00 p.m.
Register Online
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Storyteller William Pack weaves together technical details with vivid firsthand accounts by those who lived through the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, bringing alive all the excitement and terror in a multimedia storytelling event that will not soon be forgotten.

Biz Book Review
Tuesday, April 21 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, April 21 at 1:00 p.m.
Pick up free tickets at the checkout desk

Now with closed captioning. Come for the free movie and we'll supply the popcorn! Find out more »

Music Concert: Zazz
Sunday, April 26 at 2:00 p.m.
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level
Pick up free tickets at the Checkout Desk

This five-piece jazz combo features a unique sound which combines jazz standards, less often heard jazz tunes and original compositions.

Book Buzz
Monday, April 27 at 7:00 p.m.
Register Online
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Need something new to read? A representative from Penguin Random House will fill you in on new and upcoming titles. Register and get a free tote bag and galley book!

You Can Brew It!
Thursday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m.
Register Online
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level

Award winning home brewer Scott Pointon will discuss the equipment, ingredients, brewing process, and resources available to would-be brew masters. No alcohol will be served at this program.


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!

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