All Events

Canceled: Storytime Stations

Friday, May 22, 2020 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
All ages with caregivers
During our storytime break, explore hands-on stations and create something unexpected.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

LIBRARY CLOSED

Monday, May 25, 2020 (All day)
Closed
Event Type: 
Library Closings

Canceled: Sing Together

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
All ages with caregivers
Songs are a natural way to learn about language. We'll spend some time singing old favorites and new songs, too.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Canceled: Family Lego and Duplo Night

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm
All ages with caregivers
Work together to create some spectacular creations out of Legos and Duplos based on the mystery theme.
Registration required, one registration per family.
Event Type: 
Children

Canceled: Chapters: K-2 Book Club

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 -
6:00pm to 6:30pm
Grades K-2 with caregiver
Pick up a copy of Freckle Juice at the Youth Services desk beginning April 22 and join in the discussion. Read the book as a family or independently before we meet for a great discussion and activity.
Registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Canceled: Who Was Book Club: Who Was King Tut?

Thursday, May 28, 2020 -
5:00pm to 5:30pm
Grades 3-6
We're reading through the Who Was book series. Pick up a copy of the book at the Youth Services beginning April 23.
Registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Canceled: Be Yourself Storytime

Saturday, May 30, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
All ages with caregivers
Come join us for an all ages and abilities interactive storytime! We'll read, sing, and play your way. Feel free to express yourself in a comfortable, adaptable, moderately lit, low stress environment.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Voter Registration

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Stop by the table on the main floor to register to vote. Provided by the League of Women Voters. Registrations are not done less than 28 days before an election.
Event Type: 
Voter Registration
Adults

Genealogy Assistance - DAR

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
A representative from the Perrin-Wheaton chapter of the DAR is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions.
Event Type: 
Genealogy
Adults

NAMI DuPage Information Table

Thursday, June 4, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Representatives from NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) DuPage will be at an information table on the main floor to answer questions about their services.
Event Type: 
Adults

Genealogy Assistance

Thursday, June 4, 2020 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
A representative from the DuPage Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions
Event Type: 
Genealogy

Contemporary Book Discussion

Thursday, June 4, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
If you love to talk about contemporary fiction, join our Contemporary Book Discussion group. Pick up a copy of the upcoming title at the Checkout Desk. Visit http://wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions for titles.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

Teen Take & Make

Friday, June 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

Event Type: 
Teens

ESL Conversation Group

Saturday, June 6, 2020 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
WPL and Literacy DuPage host an English conversation group every Saturday morning. Practice your English, learn new phrases, and learn in a friendly environment! Everyone is welcome!
Event Type: 
ESL and Literacy
Adults

Monday Mystery Movies

Monday, June 8, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Watch classic mystery movies on Monday nights this summer.
Event Type: 
Movie
Adults

Contemporary Book Discussion

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 -
10:00am to 11:30am
If you love to talk about contemporary fiction, join our Contemporary Book Discussion group. Pick up a copy of the upcoming title at the Checkout Desk. Visit http://wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions for titles.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

Contemporary Book Discussion

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 -
10:00am to 11:30am
If you love to talk about contemporary fiction, join our Contemporary Book Discussion group. Pick up a copy of the upcoming title at the Checkout Desk. Visit http://wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions for titles.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

Make & Take: Frida Quote

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Choose a favorite Frida Kahlo quote and create a characteristic floral paper frame in which to display it.
Event Type: 
Drop-in Program

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
Event Type: 
Teens

Genealogy Assistance

Thursday, June 11, 2020 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
A representative from the DuPage Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions
Event Type: 
Genealogy

ESL Conversation Group

Saturday, June 13, 2020 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
WPL and Literacy DuPage host an English conversation group every Saturday morning. Practice your English, learn new phrases, and learn in a friendly environment! Everyone is welcome!
Event Type: 
ESL and Literacy
Adults

Library Board Meeting

Monday, June 15, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
The Library Board of Trustees of the Wheaton Public Library will hold the regular monthly Board meetings on the third Monday of each month at 7pm. Meetings are held in the Library Board Room on the 3rd floor. The public is welcome.

Event Type: 
Library Board

Genealogy Assistance - DAR

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
A representative from the Perrin-Wheaton chapter of the DAR is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions.
Event Type: 
Genealogy
Adults

NAMI DuPage Information Table

Thursday, June 18, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Representatives from NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) DuPage will be at an information table on the main floor to answer questions about their services.
Event Type: 
Adults

Genealogy Assistance

Thursday, June 18, 2020 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
A representative from the DuPage Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions
Event Type: 
Genealogy

A Magic The Gathering Gathering

Thursday, June 18, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Bring your deck (we'll provide a couple) and meet up with others to play and discuss strategy.
Event Type: 
Teens

ESL Conversation Group

Saturday, June 20, 2020 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
WPL and Literacy DuPage host an English conversation group every Saturday morning. Practice your English, learn new phrases, and learn in a friendly environment! Everyone is welcome!
Event Type: 
ESL and Literacy
Adults

Monday Mystery Movies

Monday, June 22, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Watch classic mystery movies on Monday nights this summer.
Event Type: 
Movie
Adults

New Moms Book Club

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you a new mom looking for a casual and relaxed book club? Join us at Emmett's Brewing Company at 121 W. Front St. in downtown Wheaton on the 4th Tuesday of the month and meet some new mom friends!

Pick up book copies at Circulation Desk. For book titles, visit wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

High School Gaming Tournament

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
Event Type: 
Teens

Genealogy Assistance

Thursday, June 25, 2020 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
A representative from the DuPage Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions
Event Type: 
Genealogy

ESL Conversation Group

Saturday, June 27, 2020 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
WPL and Literacy DuPage host an English conversation group every Saturday morning. Practice your English, learn new phrases, and learn in a friendly environment! Everyone is welcome!
Event Type: 
ESL and Literacy
Adults

D&D Club

Monday, June 29, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you adventured before, or is this your first time joining a group?
Whichever way, we'll be exploring and you're more than welcome to join our party!

Event Type: 
Teens

True Story Book Club

Monday, June 29, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
True Story Book Club is Wheaton Library's nonfiction book discussion which meets the last Monday of the month (with the exception of holidays). Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk to join the group.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

Anime Club

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm
Are you into a specific show, or do you want to learn about a different genre?
Come join in, and we'll discuss our personal favorites while watching a few episodes from Crunchyroll!

Event Type: 
Teens

Genealogy Assistance - DAR

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
A representative from the Perrin-Wheaton chapter of the DAR is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions.
Event Type: 
Genealogy
Adults

NAMI DuPage Information Table

Thursday, July 2, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Representatives from NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) DuPage will be at an information table on the main floor to answer questions about their services.
Event Type: 
Adults

Genealogy Assistance

Thursday, July 2, 2020 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
A representative from the DuPage Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions
Event Type: 
Genealogy

Contemporary Book Discussion

Thursday, July 2, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
If you love to talk about contemporary fiction, join our Contemporary Book Discussion group. Pick up a copy of the upcoming title at the Checkout Desk. Visit http://wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions for titles.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

LIBRARY CLOSED

Saturday, July 4, 2020 (All day)
Closed
Event Type: 
Library Closings

Teen Take & Make

Sunday, July 5, 2020 (All day)
Stop by the Teenspace on the 5th of each month and pick-up the takeaway craft project (while supplies last).

Event Type: 
Teens

Monday Mystery Movies

Monday, July 6, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Watch classic mystery movies on Monday nights this summer.
Event Type: 
Movie
Adults

Middle School Gaming Tournament

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Test your skills at our Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament! Please bring your own controllers, if possible.
Event Type: 
Teens

Voter Registration

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Stop by the table on the main floor to register to vote. Provided by the League of Women Voters. Registrations are not done less than 28 days before an election.
Event Type: 
Voter Registration
Adults

Contemporary Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 -
10:00am to 11:30am
If you love to talk about contemporary fiction, join our Contemporary Book Discussion group. Pick up a copy of the upcoming title at the Checkout Desk. Visit http://wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions for titles.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Teenspace to play some Super Smash Bros Ultimate or Mario Kart 8.
Event Type: 
Teens

TED Talks: Journaling

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
After the videos, there will be a time to share ideas and discuss the topic as a group.
Event Type: 
Adults

Genealogy Assistance

Thursday, July 9, 2020 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
A representative from the DuPage Genealogical Society is available in the Genealogy area to answer questions
Event Type: 
Genealogy

ESL Conversation Group

Saturday, July 11, 2020 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
WPL and Literacy DuPage host an English conversation group every Saturday morning. Practice your English, learn new phrases, and learn in a friendly environment! Everyone is welcome!
Event Type: 
ESL and Literacy
Adults

Contemporary Book Discussion

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 -
10:00am to 11:30am
If you love to talk about contemporary fiction, join our Contemporary Book Discussion group. Pick up a copy of the upcoming title at the Checkout Desk. Visit http://wheatonlibrary.org/browse/books/book-discussions for titles.
Event Type: 
Book Discussion
Adults