WAUKEGAN PUBLIC LIBRARY, WAUKEGAN, IL

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MISSION

To provide the path to empower and support learning and discovery

Adopted by the Board of Trustees in 2014, the library’s mission statement encompasses the ways the library plans to work towards its vision: by delivering creative, innovative, and relevant classes, programming, and library services to support and enrich the community.

https://www.waukeganpl.org/

An August dedication is planned for a statue of famed science fiction writer Ray Bradbury in his hometown of Waukegan. The 12-foot-tall statue will show the late author on a rocket ship while holding a book. It will be placed outside the Waukegan Public Library. The dedication is scheduled for Bradbury’s birthday, Aug. 22. Contact Marketing and Communications Manager Amanda Civitello at 847-262-8077 for more information.

https://www.raybradburystatue.org/about