The library sponsors a variety of informational programs and services provided to the public by local individuals, organizations, and businesses. Our current offerings are listed below in alphabetical order. You may also view community programs by date. Registration is requested for most of these programs so we can provide enough seating and handout materials. If a program does not require registration, it will be marked as drop-in. Programs are free unless otherwise noted.
Fall Asleep, Stay Asleep
We all know how important sleep is, but sometimes it is just not that easy to fall asleep, and it can be even more difficult to stay asleep. Learn some tips and tricks to having a more restful night. Presented by Nichole Shackleton, Humana.
Friday, March 3, 2023 from 10–11 am
Help for Job Seekers
Are you looking for employment? The Mobile Workforce Center of Will County will be in our parking lot once a month* to help you with resume development, cover letters and job applications. The workforce center contains computer stations, internet access, a photocopier, and a printer. Services include keyboarding lessons, as well as resume and job search assistance using online listings including jobs4people.org and Illinois workNet.
The vehicle is wheelchair accessible.
Drop-in, no appointment required.
*Schedule varies between the 1st and 2nd Tuesdays of the month.The Mobile Workforce Center will not return to the Library before February 2023.
Seasonal Allergies: Relief from Wheezing and Sneezing
If you’re one of the many people with seasonal allergies, wheezing, sneezing, congestion, a runny nose and a host of other bothersome symptoms may be routine. Learn more about seasonal allergies and how to find relief. Presented by Nichole Shackleton, Humana.
Friday, April 7, 2023 from 10–11 am
The Shakedown on Sugar
Sugar helps many foods taste good, but it can have some not-so-sweet effects on your health. Learn about the different types of sugar, how sugar impacts the body, and how to slash sugar from your diet. Presented by Nichole Shackleton, Humana.
Friday, May 5, 2023 from 10–11 am
Krista Stevenson, SNAP Outreach Coordinator for the Northern Illinois Food Bank, will assist people with filling out applications for the Illinois Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as Food Stamps or Link Card.
Drop-in. First come, first served. Sign-in when you arrive.
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 from 1–4 pm
Wednesday, January 4, 2023 from 1–4 pm
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 from 1–4 pm