Lizzy the Lizard is having a birthday party! Lizzy lives in the Children’s Department at Waukegan Public Library and looks forward to celebrating the special day with visitors of all ages.
Waukegan Public Library Mission Statement Video Produced By Celebrate Libraries®
The video features details from Zachary Oxman’s sculpture of Waukegan native Ray Bradbury as well as quotes from Bradbury’s classic novel Fahrenheit 451. https://www.raybradburystatue.org
This video was inspired by several trips to the public library in Johnson Creek, WI to meet with Library Director Abby Armour and tour the building. A children’s book based on the visits is in development.
A series of videos and podcasts are being produced about the 124,000 sq. ft. northern Illinois library.
Special Project Coming 2019-20, “Hello Libraries”
The Late Summer 2019 Cover is inspired by Johnson Creek Public Library, Johnson Creek, Wisconsin . – Robin Voils
Celebrate Libraries® traveled to Wheaton Public Library in Wheaton, IL this summer to interview Executive Director Betsy Adamowski and five Department Heads. The interviews are being edited and will be published as a podcast in August 2019.
Burlington Public Library serves a community of 10,000 and an additional 9,000 patrons from the surrounding area. The library is a member of the Lakeshores Library System, serving Racine and Walworth counties in southeast Wisconsin.
We look forward to sharing the joy to be found in a village library. How sound, learning and libraries are gifts we pass from one generation to the next.
Woodstock Public Library, Woodstock Ill
Manitowoc Public Library, Manitowoc, WI
Manitowoc Public Library, Manitowoc, WI

Celebrate Libraries® had the privilege in 2016-2018 of producing videos with digital imagery from two rare British liturgical books in a private Wisconsin collection.

Those works, a Book of Hours Sarum Use Manuscript c. 1400 and The Boies Penrose II Decorated Manuscript, are currently on view through June 16, 2019 in an exhibition at the Milwaukee Art Museum. The Art of Devotion: Illuminated Manuscripts from Local Collections may be viewed in the European Art Galleries, Level 2, Gallery S202.