WAUKEGAN PUBLIC LIBRARY, WAUKEGAN, IL

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
A podcast and two Waukegan Public Library videos produced by Celebrate Libraries® are scheduled to be completed by late 2019 – early 2020.

NEWS ARTICLE Waukegan Public Library unveils Ray Bradbury statue on ‘Fahrenheit 451’ author’s birthday https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/ct-lns-ray-bradbury-statue-unveiling-st-0824-20190823-mj7wb7uxxbdxtahyuilby35k3q-story.html

LIBRARY 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/

THIS PROJECT IS SUPPORTED IN PART BY HOLIDAY INN GURNEE CONVENTION CENTER.