Jul 7 2015 6:30 pm

A Special Meeting of the Sandwich District Library Board of Trustees for the purpose of interviewing candidates for vacancies on the Library Board of Trustees will be held on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 6:30 PM in the Sandwich Public Library, 925 South Main Street, Sandwich, Illinois.

UPDATED! Computer Aid Link under Links & Resources

The newly updated Computer Aid page consists of valuable resources that can help you understand how to use computers more efficiently and effectively. 

New additions to the page include Video Tutorials that visually teach you how to utilize computers.

Visit the Computer Aid page now to get started!

*NEW RESOURCE* Cypress Resume

Need help building your resume, or writing your cover letter? Do you have trouble trying to format your resume to look more professional? Use this valuable resource that controls the difficult part for you! All you have to do is plug in your information, and the program does the rest.

Click the link below to get started! 

Cypress Resume

If you have any questions or concerns regarding how to use this resource most effectively, please call the library at 815-786-8308.

You can also call to schedule a one-on-one appointment with Reference Librarian, Barb Posinger, who can show you how to utilize this resource to the best of its ability.


Blind Date with a Book

Aug 28 2015

Not sure what to read, but dying for a great new book to keep you entertained for the weekend? Maybe you’re looking for a new genre to explore, but can’t quite find the right book. Well, the library has a solution for you!

Come visit us on Friday August 28th to experience a blind date with your next great read. Throughout the entire day,  wrapped books will be displayed with only a description of the book’s genre to detail the secrets that are hidden inside. It’s the perfect way to help you find a great new title and enjoy something new- with a twist! Enjoy your blind book date and be sure to let us know how you enjoyed your pick!

Blind Date with a Book

Win tickets to see the play adaptation of Moby Dick!

Looking for something adventurous to do with your family this summer?

Come to the library and increase your chances to win tickets to the Lookingglass Theatre Company's production of Moby Dick! A play adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel. "Enter to Win" slips are available for you to fill out at the circulation desk.

Also, one lucky winner of the 2015 Summer Reading Program will automatically receive 2 free tickets to the show!

Moby Dick

Readers' Haven Book Club

Jul 14 2015 7:00 pm

Join the Readers' Haven Book Club as we read The Dinner by Herman Koch during June 9th - July 14th.

The discussion will be held July 14th at 7:00PM in the Children's Meeting Room.

Registration is required. If interested but not yet registered, please call Barb Posinger at 815-786-8308 x209. Copies will be available for pick up at the circulation desk for registered patrons.

The Dinner

Glass Etching Craft Night

Aug 18 2015 6:30 pm

Ready to experience the summer in style? Visit the library to create your very own personalized etched glass! All materials will be provided by the library.

Registration IS required to ensure we have enough supplies to meet the needs of all interested parties. If interested in registering, please call or visit the library.



Col. Boyd's Dixieland Band Program

Aug 14 2015 4:00 pm
Aug 14 2015 6:00 pm

Enjoy great music? Appreciate a good time?  Then come relish the experience of a free dixieland concert at the library featuring Sandwich’s own Col. Boyd’s Dixieland Band! Families and those of all ages are welcome.

No registration is required.



Interviewing Workshop

Aug 5 2015 6:00 pm
Aug 5 2015 8:00 pm

Join presenter Bob Schlacks as he emits a two hour long presentation that is sure to increase your interview skills! You are certain to leave this program with stronger confidence, skills, and capabilities that will doubtlessly aid you when preparing for your next professional job interview.

Registration IS required.

If interested, please register by visiting or calling the library.



Christmas in July

Jul 21 2015 6:00 pm

It’s only July, but are you itching for that holiday cheer? Come to the library to enjoy Christmas in July! This program is sure to make you experience  that warm Christmas feeling in the middle of the summer. All ages are welcome!

Event includes:

Ornament making

Holiday Music

Peppermint Ice Cream


Christmas in July

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