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Navigate Your Stars: Jesmyn Ward Zoom Event

Ages 18 and up

2023-06-06 19:00:00 2023-06-06 20:00:00 America/Chicago Navigate Your Stars: Jesmyn Ward Zoom Event Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. Zoom -

Tuesday, June 06
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-06 19:00:00 2023-06-06 20:00:00 America/Chicago Navigate Your Stars: Jesmyn Ward Zoom Event Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. Zoom -

Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward.

Hailed as “the new Toni Morrison” by the American Booksellers Association, Jesmyn will discuss her life, her literary vision and her unique perspectives on love and loss. Tracie D. Hall, Executive Director of American Library Association, will join her in conversation.

To participate via Zoom, all you need is a device (desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone) with a camera, microphone and an internet connection. Or, if you don't have a device, you can call into the event with your phone.

You will receive an email with the Zoom link prior to the event.

This event is made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration among public libraries offering high-quality events. Funded in part by a grant awarded by the Illinois State Library, a Department of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Online Event | Adult Program |

TAGS: | Jesmyn Ward | ILP | Illinois Libraries Present |

Warrenville Public Library District

memberservices@warrenville.com
Phone: 630/393-1171

Hours
We're closed Monday May 27 due to Memorial Day
Mon, May 27 Closed
(Memorial Day)
Tue, May 28 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 29 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 30 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 31 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Sat, Jun 01 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 02 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Warrenville Public Library District was established in 1979 to provide library services to the residents of Warrenville and nearby unincorporated areas. The District operates out of a single facility located at 28W751 Stafford Place, Warrenville, IL.

Through warrenville.com, 24/7 services include digital content availability, database use, event registration and the ability to place books and other items on hold through the catalog.

In 2020, WPLD joined the SWAN Library Services consortium, making over 8,000,000 items available to our members.

WPLD members and guests have access to many amenities: Study and Meeting Rooms, Quiet Room with fireplace, casual seating areas, Discovery Room for children, Teen Lounge, cold beverage vending café, free wifi and computers.

The library is located in the heart of Warrenville’s civic center near the intersection of Batavia and Butterfield Roads. Additional parking and a second entrance are available off of Mount St. and Manning Avenue. 

Upcoming events

Wed, May 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined

Thu, May 30, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined

Fri, May 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined

Sat, Jun 01, All day
Warrenville Public Library District

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined

Mon, Jun 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined
This event is full

Mon, Jun 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
28W415 Forestview Dr. S. - Cerny Park Pavilion

Wed, Jun 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Warrenville Public Library District - Meeting Room East and West Combined