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Indie Next: November 2018

Here are some of the featured titles on the Indie Next List for November 2018.  Click on a cover to place a hold, or click here to view the full annotated list.                                               […]

IL Secretary of State Jesse White visits WPL!

We were so excited to welcome Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White to Waukegan on Thursday, November 15 for a celebration of reading. Kids had the opportunity to meet White and Mayor Cunningham, ask questions, and receive books from the Illinois Literacy Foundation. During the event, families learned about the importance of reading together and […]

Giving Tuesday: Spotlight on YA Services

Some of the most exciting additions to our services over the past fiscal year have been targeted to young adults in high school and early adulthood. In 2018, we’ve not only increased the type and number of programs created for young adults, but created a new space just for them on our main floor! In […]