Programs are free, but may require registration, tickets or small materials fee.

Program Registration

Registration begins at 9 am, on the 15th of the month prior to the start of the newsletter month, unless the 15th falls on a Sunday when registration opens at 12 pm.

3 Ways to Register

  • Online: View the calendar or select program from our digital newletter (below)
  • In person: Stop by any service desk
  • By phone: 847.459.4100


Rate a Program

Adult Programs
Digital Connections

Program Proposals

Please read prior to submitting a program proposal. If you are interested in presenting a program at the library, please review the library’s Programming Policy. Programs are scheduled 4-6 months in advance. Staff will contact you if the program meets our guidelines and fits into our schedule and budget. Due to the number of program proposals we receive, we are unable to respond individually to submissions. 

Adult/Teen Program Proposal (Ages 14-Adult)
Youth Program Proposal (Ages 3-Grade 8 and Families)