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Upcoming Visual Arts Events

Wilmette Public Library Auditorium
1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette
Paint to the Rhythm with artist Christine Thornton
Tuesday, July 28, 6:30-8:00 pm

Both adults and teens are welcome to this interactive program where attendees will get into the creative groove of abstract painting. Christine will teach techniques for painting to the rhythm of music using watercolor pencils. No art experience required!  You’ll leave with a small finished painting. Registration required via the online calendar or call the Library, 847-256-5025.

Wilmette Public Library Auditorium
1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette
Events for Kids:
Fun with Cartoons, with Gene Myers
Tuesday, July 14, Grades 2-4, 5:00-6:00 pm; Grades 5-8, 7:00-8:00 pm, Auditorium

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.  Registration starts Tuesday, June 30 for Wilmette and Kenilworth residents, July 7 for non-residents. 

PicoBoards with Scratch
Wednesday, July 15, 3:00-5:00 pm, Grades 5-8, Auditorium

Do you like to do digital media design with Scratch? You’ll like it even more when you use a PicoBoard! Using PicoBoards, hardware that connects Scratch projects to the real world, we’ll experiment with sound and light.   Registration starts Wednesday, July 1 for Wilmette and Kenilworth residents, July 8 for non-residents.

Movie: Fantasia 2000
Thursday, July 16, 3:30-5:00 pm, Auditorium

This updated version of the classic film features animated interpretations of great works of music.  Rated G.  


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