Updated: February 25, 2013 11:27AM
Vernon Area Public Library
300 Olde Half Day Road
(847) 634-3650; calendar.vapld.info
Preschool storytime: Children can drop in to enjoy stories, songs, and movement that encourage imagination while building language, listening and pre-reading skills Jan. 24 at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. For children ages 3 to 5, without a caregiver.
Movie: “Wuthering Heights” will be shown Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. Includes free popcorn. Registration recommended.
Wauconda Area Public Library
801 N. Main St.
(847) 526-6225; www.wauclib.org
Tai Chi: Tai Chi Master Allison Deputy will guide this classes, which is open to all experience levels, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. Registration recommended.
Drawing: Improve your drawing skills and leave with a beautiful finished piece Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. The instructor will begin with an overview of historical still-life paintings. Then learn how to draw real objects from observation, following a clear step-by-step process. All supplies provided. Registration required.
Zion-Benton Public Library
2400 Gabriel Ave.
Book group: Forever Young Book Club will discuss “Code Name Verity” Jan. 24 at 6:30 p.m. Registration requested.
Celebrate reading: Enjoy a hot cup of coffee, cocoa or tea at It’s All Good in Zion and share favorite reads of the month Jan. 26 from 10 to 11 a.m. Registration requested.
Mousing: Learn the basics of computers and how to use a mouse Jan. 26 at 10 a.m. Registration required.