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Upcoming Visual Arts Events

Artwork in the Wilmette Public Library Auditorium

1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette

Works by painter Meredith Dytch of Chicago will be displayed during the month of July.   An opening reception will be held on Friday, July 11, starting at 6 pm.  She was a winner in the 2013 Friends of the Library’s juried art show.  Visit her website at www.meredithdytch.com

Events for Kids:

Fun with Cartoons, with Gene Myers

Tuesday, July 15, Auditorium

Grades 2-4, 5:00-6:00 pm; Grades 5-8, 7:00-8:00 pm

Come to a hands-on class conducted by Myers, a professional cartoonist whose work has appeared in Family Circle, Reader’s Digest, McCall’s, and many other publications.  R 7/1*   


Thursday, July 17, 3:30-4:30 pm, Youth Program Room, Grades 5-9

Make art-bots, creatively motorized drawing tools assembled from pool noodles, electric toothbrush motors, and various decorations.  R 7/3*

Light Painting

Thursday, July 24, 10:30-11:30 am, Auditorium, Grades 5-9

Use iPads to capture amazing designs made with lights in the dark!   R 7/10* 

Stop-Motion Animation

Thursday, July 31, 3:00-5:00 pm, Youth Program Room, Grades 6-9

Make your own animated movie! Participants will create a story, photograph it, and then computer-animate it. Please bring a flash drive. R 7/17* 

*Registration Required, Contact Youth Services Desk at 847-256-6945 to register.             


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