YA at Waukegan Public Library

YA at Waukegan Public Library The Waukegan Public Library is dedicated to supporting learning and empowering patrons of all ages. This page highlights our YA programming!

Have you seen what's new at the Waukegan Public Library? Besides our incredible renovation, we're also excited to offer brand-new programming just for young adults. We want to help you become your best self, and we're ready to help in whatever way we can. Need help with your homework, writing a resume for your first job or understanding the citizenship process? Come to the library! We're excited to learn how we can empower you to succeed, so don't be shy - if there's a resource you need, tell us about it! We'll do our best to find a way to help.

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students are you feeling lucky this St. Patricks day? Stop by and see Kat...
03/17/2017

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students are you feeling lucky this St. Patricks day? Stop by and see Katie and our display to try a book based only on a brief description.

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students. Due to the weather this evening's practice SAT session has been...
03/14/2017

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students. Due to the weather this evening's practice SAT session has been canceled.

Have a story about a hero that has helped you? Enter your story to be recognized by Lake County!
03/08/2017

Have a story about a hero that has helped you? Enter your story to be recognized by Lake County!

02/27/2017

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School Students our SAT practice test scheduled for tomorrow has been canceled. Our next practice SAT will be held March 14th starting at 4:30 pm.

02/20/2017
13TH | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School. Tomorrow evening join us at the Waukegan Public Library to watch 13th the documentary and community discussion.

The title of Ava DuVernay’s extraordinary and galvanizing documentary 13TH refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, which reads “Neither slavery nor...

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students! If you are between the ages of 14-18 you are eligible for the S...
02/15/2017
Lake County, IL

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students! If you are between the ages of 14-18 you are eligible for the Summer Youth Employment Program. It takes less than 5 minutes to sign up! Apply today!!

Summer Youth Employment Program application

02/07/2017

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students join us tonight. We will be talking about managing college costs! 5:00-6:00 pm in the Bradbury room. Presented by ISAC.

DREAMers and Allies, join our new club for support, empowerment, and mentorship in a safe space. This Saturday, Feb. 4, ...
01/30/2017

DREAMers and Allies, join our new club for support, empowerment, and mentorship in a safe space. This Saturday, Feb. 4, 1:00 - 2:00pm in Classroom B on the main floor. Tell your friends!

Studying with our home work help tutors! Homework help is available Monday-Thursday 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm
01/06/2017

Studying with our home work help tutors! Homework help is available Monday-Thursday 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm

01/04/2017

Waukegan High School Cristo Rey St. Martin students! We have exam cram tonight at the library. Free Pizza and homework/finals studying assistance! 5:30-7:30 pm tonight.

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01/03/2017

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High school students, we know finals are stressful - but we're here to help! Come to the Library tomorrow and Thursday (Jan. 4 & 5) for Exam Cram for help from our tutors and snacks to keep you going as you study. 5:30 - 7:30pm in the Homework Room (Main Floor Classroom B).

WPL visits the Waukegan High School Brookside campus. Ms. Gemma Caiazzo Cesario's class. Their future is so bright, they...
12/20/2016

WPL visits the Waukegan High School Brookside campus. Ms. Gemma Caiazzo Cesario's class. Their future is so bright, they need shades to see it.

Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin Haven't completed your FAFSA yet? FAFSA workshop tonight in the library! ...
11/22/2016

Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin Haven't completed your FAFSA yet? FAFSA workshop tonight in the library! 5:30 pm to 7:30 in the main computer lab.

Teen Read Week kicked off on Monday!  To start the festivities, check out the Library's Book Blog where we show off an a...
10/12/2016
Teen Read Week: What Should I Read Next? - Waukegan Public Library

Teen Read Week kicked off on Monday! To start the festivities, check out the Library's Book Blog where we show off an awesome infographic designed to help you find some new titles to read! cc Waukegan High School Cristo Rey St. Martin Cristo Rey Network Waukegan High School JROTC

Teen Read Week kicked off on Monday as part of an effort to encourage teenagers to read for fun. We’ll be posting cool lists and book suggestions for you throughout the week, but first, an infographic! Click on the image for an enlarged view. Happy reading! —Katie, Adult Reference

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students. Did you know October is National College Application month? Vis...
10/04/2016

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students. Did you know October is National College Application month? Visit The ISAC table today from 4:30pm- 6:00 pm. ISAC will also host Understanding the College Application Process @ 6:00 pm in the Bradbury Room!

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09/08/2016

Waukegan Public Library

Parents and students, join us tonight for the first in our fall college admissions series. TRiO will host a drop-in workshop to help you make your college application the best it can be! Get advice before you start, or feedback on the work you've already done. Tonight from 4:00 - 8:00pm in Classroom B on the main floor. cc Cristo Rey St. Martin, Cristo Rey Network, Waukegan High School

08/11/2016

Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School students do you need volunteer hours? Do you want to gain leadership skills? we need peer tutors for the High School Homework Room. For more information call 847-775-2585 or email [email protected]

08/09/2016

Attention high school students! We're still accepting completed Bingo cards for the summer reading program until THIS FRIDAY! Don't miss your chance to win one of 5 fabulous grand prizes, including gift cards, gaming gear, free books, and more!

Happy World Cat Day! Celebrate by checking out a famous cat story or using one of our computers to look up adorable kitt...
08/08/2016

Happy World Cat Day! Celebrate by checking out a famous cat story or using one of our computers to look up adorable kitten videos!

Ever wish you could brew a potion like Hermione? Get your own wand and letter to Hogwarts today at 3:00 pm in the Childr...
07/20/2016

Ever wish you could brew a potion like Hermione? Get your own wand and letter to Hogwarts today at 3:00 pm in the Children's department! We will be doing Harry Potter Science! Today's potions class will focus on swelling solution.

6th - 8th graders, bring your friends to our smoothie challenge this Wednesday!
07/18/2016

6th - 8th graders, bring your friends to our smoothie challenge this Wednesday!

6th - 8th graders, team up with your friends to create the ultimate smoothie! Wednesday, July 20, 5:00 - 6:30pm, in the Bradbury Room. Registration is required!

Did you know the library is a Gym in Pokemon Go? Claim your title as gym leader and catch a few while you are here!
07/11/2016

Did you know the library is a Gym in Pokemon Go? Claim your title as gym leader and catch a few while you are here!

06/18/2016
Revenge of Dark Wolf

Our awesome students made the movie Revenge of Dark Wolf during our Super Hero Summer Camp. Check out their trailer here. We premiere the movie today at 1:30 pm in the Bradbury Room!

06/01/2016

Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin students. Need help studying for your exams? We have tutors and snacks available today and tomorrow from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm. Please join us!

Just want to give a shoutout to the 4-H Foundation for their generous support in providing the grant and equipment for o...
05/31/2016

Just want to give a shoutout to the 4-H Foundation for their generous support in providing the grant and equipment for our YA Robotics Club.

05/31/2016

Saving Waukegan by our U Create Students.

05/27/2016
Saving Waukegan

When Waukegan needed a Superhero, Wildcat answered the call. Check out the trailer for the movie "Saving Waukegan!" Our middle school students will be premiering their movie Saturday 5/28 at 1:30 pm in the Bradbury Room.

U Create ProgramSaturdays, April 23rd-May 21st1:30-3:30 pm, Bradbury Room6th-9th grade students welcomeMovie Premieres o...
04/15/2016

U Create Program
Saturdays, April 23rd-May 21st
1:30-3:30 pm, Bradbury Room
6th-9th grade students welcome
Movie Premieres on Wednesday , May 25th at 5:30 pm
Learn how to create a short film with an IPad! Make a movie to tell a story about what kind of Super Hero Waukegan needs.
the library supplies the Ipads
to register contact Julianne Medel at 847 775 2585 or at
[email protected]

04/12/2016
A Superhero for Waukegan

We have some super-talented kids with superstar skills! Some of our middle school students made a movie about superheroes in Waukegan. Check out their trailer! Then, come see the premiere of the short film tonight at 6:00 pm in the Bradbury Room! Funded by Project Next State of IL.

Interested in getting your degree? Check out our partner the University Center at College of Lake County. They are hosti...
03/11/2016

Interested in getting your degree? Check out our partner the University Center at College of Lake County. They are hosting an Open House.

Tonight - learn all about scholarships! 5:30 - 7:00 in the Computer Learning Center on the main floor. We'll be talking ...
03/08/2016

Tonight - learn all about scholarships! 5:30 - 7:00 in the Computer Learning Center on the main floor. We'll be talking about how to find and apply for scholarships - and share some tips for success!

High school students, learn how to find and apply for scholarships at our All About Scholarships program tonight! We'll give you tips for success and answer any questions you might have. Tonight in the Computer Learning Center (main floor), from 5:30 - 7:00pm. Heads up, Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin - hope to see you there!

Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin Seniors! IL has suspended MAP awards so If you haven't filed your FAFSA y...
03/07/2016

Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin Seniors! IL has suspended MAP awards so If you haven't filed your FAFSA yet, don't wait and do it today! Need help? Stop by the library for Assistance!

Hey Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School - check out this cool opportunity for high school girls who will be j...
02/17/2016

Hey Cristo Rey St. Martin and Waukegan High School - check out this cool opportunity for high school girls who will be juniors or seniors next year. Learn more about the Girls Who Code summer intensive coding program at an info session at Waukegan Public Library tomorrow night (2/18) at 6pm. Call (847) 623-2041 ext. 231 for more info.

Join us Thursday, Feb. 18, at an info session for parents and students to learn about a very special opportunity for high school girls - the Girls Who Code summer intensive! Girls can spend their summer learning to code, a great skill to develop in today's economy. We'll have a speaker from Girls Who Code describe how the program works, explain how to apply, and answer your questions. The program is open to high school girls who will be juniors or seniors next year. Check it out, Waukegan High School and Cristo Rey St. Martin! Call (847) 623-2041, ext. 231 for more information.

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128 N County St
Waukegan, IL
60085

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday 13:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

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