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Wilmington, IL 60481
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The Secretary of the Wilmington Public Library District Board of Trustees announces that there are three 4-year terms available for the office of Library Trustee. Election packets may be picked up beginning September 23, 2014, during regular business hours. The filing period for petitions is December 15-December 22, 2014. Please contact Maria Meachum at 815-476-2834 or mfbmeachum@wilmingtonlibrary.org with any questions.

Culture Club Ages: 3rdó6th grades
Stop in and listen to a story in a another language, have a foreign snack, and/or make a craft from a different land!
Monthly on Saturdays @10:30am
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Pretzel Decorating
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 1PM
Come make a tasty Oktoberfest treat! We will be decorating pretzels with chocolate dips and a variety of toppings! There is no fee for the program; however, registration is requested. To register, please stop by or call the library at 815-476-2834.

Ghosts of Rt. 66
presented by Rt. 66 expert Dave Clark
Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Get ready for Halloween with this spooky program! Come explore the legends and lore of ghosts and other strange phenomena of area towns along the highway from Chicago to California! There is no fee for the program; however, registration is requested. To register, please stop by or call the library at 815-476-2834.

Playing with Your Food
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 @ 3:30pm
Itís back! The last Wednesday of each month, learn something fun and mostly healthy you can make with food. Ages: 1st grade and up (bring an adult with you if youíre under 9).

Computer Basics Thursday, Oct. 23 at 6 PM Location: Wilmington High School Computer Lab This beginnerís class will cover computer basics such as mouse and keyboard skills, starting programs, saving files, and the basic components of a computer. No prior experience is necessary!

Genealogy Club Third Tuesday of the Month starting in October!
Time: 6 PM-7:30 PM
Interested in finding out more about your family history? The Wilmington Public Library District is looking for people who would like to meet on a monthly basis to share stories, research strategies, and learn about new resources! Come join us for our first meeting on Oct. 21 at 6 PM. Please register by stopping by the library or calling 815-476-2834. View our newsletter.