Wednesday, November 14, 2012

The Legacy Girls USO Show

The Legacy Girls USO Show
Sunday, November 18th at 2 p.m.

Performing the toe-tapping hits of the famous Andrews Sisters with tight 3-part harmonies, costumes, and synchronized choreography, not to mention that comedic flair, the Legacy Girls will be here this Sunday at 2:00. Join us and Boogie Woogie back to the 30’s and 40’s with all your favorites!

NEW FREE EBOOK SERVICE !!!! 3M Cloud Library now OPEN

New! eBook Service
3M Cloud Library
The library now subscribes to a new eBook service called the 3M Cloud Library.  The 3M Cloud Library provides access to eBooks on your Apple and Android devices (it is currently not compatible with Kindle).
Once you download the 3M Cloud Library app from iTunes or Google Play, search for a particular title or browse shelves of eBooks by:
  • fiction
  • non-fiction
  • young adult
  • travel
  • biography and memoir
  • cookbooks
  • children's books
  • lifestyles
  • romance
  • mystery and thriller
Unlike our other eBook service, MyMediaMall, the 3M Cloud Library is the Wauconda Area Library's own eBook collection.  We will be adding more titles as they become available. You also have the ability to return titles early on Apple and Android devices.
In order to use the 3M Cloud Library, you will need to download the following app, depending on your device. 

iTunes app
for iPod, iPad, iPhone


 Google Play app
for Android devices
You will need a valid Wauconda Area Library barcode number and your PIN.  If you do not know your PIN, please call the library at 847-526-6225 or email us at  A valid library card has fines under $5 and is in good standing.  The Adult Services Reference Desk can also walk you through the setup if you have any questions.
More eBooks, eAudiobooks with

The library is continuing its subscription with MyMediaMall, which has thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks for all formats, including Kindle.  Checkout and download with your valid Wauconda Area Library barcode. 

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Chef Gale Gand - Sumptuous Savory & Sweet Summer Brunches

Chef Gale Gand
Sumptuous Savory & Sweet
Summer Brunches
Thursday, June 14 at 7 p.m.
In 2001 Gale Gand was named "Outstanding Pastry Chef" by the James Beard Foundation and "Pastry Chef of the Year" by Bon Appetit.  She is currently executive pastry chef and partner of the renowned Mobil Four Star, AAA Five Diamond restaurant Tru.  Chef Gand will prepare recipes from her latest book.  Books will be available for signing and purchase.

Register online
or by calling the Adult Services Reference Desk at 847-526-6225 ex.t 203.

And don't forget to sign up for the summer reading clubs for all ages - Reading is So Delicious!  Earn prizes for reaching different reading goals.  The clubs run from June 11 until July 23.  Reading logs are available at the Children's Reference Desk or at the Adult Services Reference Desk.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Jazzin’ with the Friends After Hours Fundraiser

Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m.

Enjoy great music, the best company, a delicious appetizer and dessert bar, AND a chance to support the Friends. The Chicago Jazz Caravan will perform music reminiscent of the New York supper clubs of the fifties.  Tickets are available for $10 per person and can be purchased at the Adult Services Reference Desk starting March 19.