Youth Services

  Join Us for Our 9th Annual Holiday Open House
Saturday, December 10

Stop in for a bit of holiday cheer at our Open House. Take this opportunity to reacquaint yourself with everything the library has to offer. All events are free! Cookies, mulled cider and other refreshments will be provided by the Winfield Library Friends.

10:00-11:00 a.m.
Storytime with Mrs. Claus and Santa (Meeting Room A&B)

Listen to holiday stories read by Mrs. Claus, and enjoy a very special visit from Santa Claus! Free tickets are available November 26, while supplies last.

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Music of the Season (Adult Services)

Holiday concert featuring violinist John Tangren.

1:00-4:00 p.m.
Holiday Crafting (Youth Services)

Make a variety of holiday crafts and transform a recycled holiday card into a gift box.

1:30-3:00 p.m.
Holiday Music Ensemble (Adult Services)

A string quartet from West Chicago High School performs from 1:30-2:15 and a brass quintet from West Chicago High School performs from 2:30-3:00.

3:00-4:00 p.m.
Holiday Cooking Demonstration (Meeting Room A&B)

Cooking demonstration by Marie Kisiel. Samples and recipe booklets available. Click here to register.


Warm Up With a Good Book: Adult Winter Reading Program
December 5 - February 25

Join our Winter Reading Program for adults and you could win! Stop by either service desk to pick up a program sheet along with your choice of hot beverage packet (hot chocolate, tea, or a K-Cup). Write down the names of nine books you read or library programs you attend this winter, and return the Winter Reading Program sheet to the library by February 25 to be eligible to win an Amazon gift card.

  RBdigital Update
In our winter newsletter, we wrote that starting December 5, RBdigital, a new app for eAudiobooks and digital magazines, would go live. However, the launch date has been pushed back to the first quarter of 2017. We will update this page as we receive more information.
Download ebooks with eMediaLibrary! Log in with your 14-digit library barcode and the same password you use to log into the library's catalog.
  Changes to eMediaLibrary
The library's eBook service, eMediaLibrary, has migrated to a new interface. Please note the following important change to the login procedure. On the sign in page, only the library card number will be remembered. Users will need to enter their password each time they log in to eMediaLibrary.

Calendar of Events & Program Registration
If the event is purple, it is for children; green events are for teens; blue events are for adults. If the event is underlined, it requires registration. Click here to view library events.


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