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Black History Month Book Suggestions

February marks the beginning of Black History Month when we come together to celebrate and learn about the challenges, triumphs, notable names, and future leaders within the black community. This year, the library has planned an expansive list of events to commemorate Black History Month, along with multiple month-long book displays. For this post, we’re […]

WPL Announces New Director: Selina Gomez-Beloz!

The Waukegan Public Library Board of Trustees has selected a new executive director, Selina Gomez-Beloz, to lead the Library following the retirement of longtime executive director, Richard Lee. Gomez-Beloz has over 20 years’ experience working in a variety of library settings, including her current role as director at Crown Point Community Library in Indiana, which […]

Black History Month at WPL!

We’re excited to celebrate Black History Month at the Library this year with a variety of special programs for you (and your family) to enjoy. You can read about what we’ve got planned in this article from the News-Sun. Check out the full listing of programs below, and click the links to register. Please note […]