Library News

Reuse Those Shoes; Get Ready for Craft Swap

The WNPL Green Team, in partnership with the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County, is collecting old shoes for recycling. A collection box is located in the lobby near the vending café April 1-21. We are taking all types of shoes with the exception of rollerblades, ice skates and winter boots. Dress boots, hiking boots and rain boots are accepted. Please tie… Read more →

Catch the Bookmobile at Gurnee Jewel/Osco

Catch the Bookmobile at Gurnee Jewel/Osco

Grab some books after you grab groceries when the WNPL bookmobile visits the parking lot of Jewel/Osco at Hunt Club and Dada in Gurnee Saturdays from 12:50 to 2pm starting April 7. Check out books, DVDs, CDs and magazines; apply for a library card; meet the friendly staff. Learn more about how we bring the library to you!

Free Health Screenings Thur., April 5, 10am-1pm

Free Health Screenings Thur., April 5, 10am-1pm

The Community Care Connection, a mobile health unit from Rosalind Franklin University, visits WNPL Thursday, April 5, 10am-1pm in the parking lot. Free health screenings are offered for blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, body mass and waist measurement. For detailed information, visit Rosalind Franklin University’s Community Care Connection page.

Closed Easter Sunday, April 1

The Library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 1, and reopen on Monday, April 2, at 9am. Spring library hours are Mon-Thu 9am-9pm; Fri 9am-6pm; Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 1-5pm. Visit your library online anytime and explore the rich resources at your fingertips!