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Your public library wants to resource you with high-quality, engaging events that promote learning and equip our community to dream up new possibilities. On this page you will find helpful information about all kinds of upcoming programs. To sign up for an event that requires registration, visit the events calendar page by clicking here, stop by the library, or call 815-786-8308. To inquire about an event, a recurring program, or our video archives, or to suggest an event, please call 815-786-8308 ext.210. Click here to see our cancellation & refund disclaimer.



Medicare Basics
Tuesday June 4th & Wednesday June 5th | 10:30am & 6pm | Public Meeting Room
In this seminar, Cindy Fields will provide an overview of Medicare. Don’t overpay for Medicare health plans. This seminar will provide you with an overview of what Medicare covers and does not cover, a review of Medicare supplements and Medicare advantage plans, tips to protect your savings from out-of-pocket Medicare expenses, and help to determine which Part D drug plan best fits your needs. If you are turning 65 or approaching retirement, we encourage you to attend this no-cost seminar.

Global Groove: 80s Japanese City Pop Night
Wednesday June 12th | 6pm | Public Meeting Room
Embark on a sensational journey through time and around the world with our Global Groove series! Immerse yourself in the vibrant music, tantalizing cuisine, and captivating fashion of different decades and cultures, all in one unforgettable event series.
First stop: 80s Japanese City Pop. Transport yourself to the bustling streets of Tokyo as we celebrate the funky beats and neon vibes of 1980s Japan. Groove to the infectious rhythms of city pop legends while indulging in delicious Japanese food and showcasing your best 80s- inspired attire for a chance to win our costume contest and a fabulous prize.
Join us on June 26th for Night 2 of this Summer Reading Program Series!

Agatha Christie: A Body of Evidence
Thursday June 13th | 6pm | Public Meeting Room
In the Spring of 1950 Agatha Christie accompanied her husband, archeologist Max Mallowan to Iraq and the tells of Kalhu; the ancient city also known as Nimrud. Join Agatha Christie in Beit Agatha as she reminisces with you about her childhood, her life as a writer and adventurer, and contemplates beginning her autobiography- a project that took nearly 20 years.

Global Groove: 60s Italian Pop Night
Wednesday June 26th | 6pm | Public Meeting Room
Embark on a sensational journey through time and around the world with our Global Groove series! Immerse yourself in the vibrant music, tantalizing cuisine, and captivating fashion of different decades and cultures, all in one unforgettable event series.
Next stop: 60s Italian Pop. Experience the dolce vita as we journey back to the swinging 60s in Italy. Sway to the romantic melodies of Italian pop icons amidst a feast of delectable Italian cuisine. Immerse yourself in the glamor of vintage fashion for a chance to win the prize of our costume contest! 
Join us on July 10 for Night 3 of this Summer Reading Program Series!

Natural Collective: Birth Natal Charts and Chiron
Saturday June 29th | 2pm | Public Meeting Room
Join us for Part 2 of our Birth Natal Charts and Chiron Class
Come to the library for an evening of exploration into Chiron, known as the 'wounded healer,' in astrology. Discover how understanding its placement in your birth chart can deepen your insight into your healing journey.
Before the class you need to grab your natal chart to see where yours is at. Head to to grab your free chart and bring to the class.

Cancellation & Refund Disclaimer

  • If an event is cancelled by the library, a full refund will be made to all paid registrants.
  • If a paid registrant is unable to attend an event, a refund will be made only if the registrant cancels their registration with the library in the time frame set for that particular event. Unless otherwise specified, the cancellation deadline is 24 hours prior to the event, but each event may have its own specific cancellation deadline.
  • If a paid registrant does not attend an event and does not cancel their registration before the cancellation deadline, no refund will be made. Thank you for understanding.
  • If registering for a paid event online, your registration is not complete until payment has been made. If you pay with a credit card, your registration will be complete. If you choose to pay with cash or check, your registration is not final until payment has been made. We reserve the right to register someone else in your place if payment has not been made by the start of the event. Additionally, if you (1) register for a paid event online, (2) do not finalize your registration with payment before the event begins, (3) fail to attend the event, and if (4) we are not able to fill your spot with another paying registrant, you will not be permitted to attend another paid event until you have paid the registration fee for the prior event. If you are a Sandwich Public Library District cardholder, a fine with the registration amount will be placed on your card.
  • When a patron registers for a paid event, they agree to abide by this disclaimer.

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Sandwich Public Library District

925 South Main Street, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
Phone: 815-786-8308  |  Fax: 815-786-9231

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