Library News

Volunteers Are the Heart of the Community!

Volunteers Are the Heart of the Community!

During National Volunteer Week we honor the 75 regular volunteers who donate over 300 hours each month to help WNPL be the best it can be. From making sure you have scratch paper at the catalog to teaching new tech and business skills, WNPL volunteers are the heart of the library community. Thank you for making a better library a goal in your… Read more →

Earth Week Keeps It Green at Your Library

Earth Week Keeps It Green at Your Library

The library’s Green Team will host a Craft Swap on Sat., April 22, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Suggested donation is one canned food item. The annual Reuse-A-Shoe collection winds up April 24 in cooperation with SWALCO. Staff volunteers will be out in force to pick up trash on O’Plaine Road near the library in cooperation with Lake County DOT’s Adopt-A-Highway program. Happy Earth Day and… Read more →

Closed Easter Sunday, April 16

Closed Easter Sunday, April 16

The Library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 16, and reopen on Monday, April 17, 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!

Because of You, Libraries Transform

Because of You, Libraries Transform

This week, WNPL joins libraries in communities nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries are transforming their communities every day through the services and invaluable expertise they offer. To celebrate National Library Week we are giving away post-it pads to all new cardholders throughout the month starting April 9, while supplies last. Plus, visit the WNPL bookmobile in your neighborhood for a… Read more →