May is Older Americans Month. Since 1963, our nation has designated this month as a time to celebrate the many contributions of older Americans and to focus attention on staying healthy and active.From 1963 until 1973, May was referred to as Senior Citizens Month. In May 1974, President Jimmy Carter changed the name to Older Americans Month.
Woodridge Interim Library is proud to announce its first bookmark contest for youth and teens in celebration of National Library Week, April 13-19. Design a bookmark that shows what you love about the library!
Join the Woodridge Interim Library Anime Club on Saturday, May 15 , at 3 p.m. for a fun afternoon of anime and related discussion pertaining to the genre. The slate of activities are listed below.Word of the Week: 仲間 Nakama (friend, buddy)Group Discussion: Who are most important to a story line........heroes or villains?
Join the Woodridge Library for an entertaining afternoon of anime and related music. The activities for the day are as follows.Group Activity: Create a YouTube playlist for the Woodridge Anime Club highlighting our favorite episode intros.
Valentine's event + New and classic children's books for Valentine's Day
It's Valentine's Day! Well, it will be soon. Here at Woodridge Interim Library’s Children’s Room, we're celebrating by making scratch-off Valentine's Day cards and lollipop bouquets for our friends and family the day before (Feb. 13) starting at 3 p.m.But in the meanwhile, here are some new and classic Valentine's Day books that you can find at the library to help you start feelin’ the love.