Trellis-making workshop at Hawthorn Hollow

SOMERS — A workshop in making a garden trellis meets 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hawthorn Hollow, 880 Green Bay Road.

The cost is $35. Trellis-making materials and tools are provided as part of the registration fee.

Registration is required by calling 262-552-8196 or emailing

Program on video gaming, mental health at Job Center

KENOSHA — A program on mental health and video gaming begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Kenosha County Job Center, 8600 Sheridan Road.

Participants will learn how video games can be part of the solution for mental health struggles, including how they can be a coping mechanism and help people with anxiety and depression.

Children can meet eagle at Community Library

TWIN LAKES — “A Visit from Hoo’s Woods Raptor Center” begins at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Community Library, 110 S. Lake Ave.

Ages 5 and older are invited to meet a bald eagle and other birds.

Seating is limited. Reserve a spot by picking up free tickets at the Twin Lakes Youth Services desk.

TinkerCad session set in Twin Lakes

TWIN LAKES — The public is invited to experiment with TinkerCad 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Community Library, 110 S. Lake Ave.

TinkerCad is an online 3D modeling tool.

Advance registration is required by calling 262-877-4281.

‘Solar Summit’ set for Wednesday in Racine

RACINE — “Solar Summit” meets 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Michigan Room at Gateway Technical College, 1001 S. Main St.

This is a public information session for residents, small businesses and nonprofits to learn more about solar panels, put on by the Southeastern Wisconsin Solar Group Buy Program.

Wednesday is chess night at library

KENOSHA — All are invited to play chess on Wednesday at the Kenosha Chess Association’s Chess Night.

Games are 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Southwest Library, 7979 38th Ave.

Those under age 9 must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information, go to

Teen Anime Club to meet Wednesday

KENOSHA — The Teen Anime Club will meet from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Southwest Library, 7979 38th Ave.

Teenagers who enjoy anime or manga are invited to watch anime, talk about their favorite manga and eat Japanese snacks.

Club to discuss Butler book

KENOSHA — The Afternoon Coffee Break Book Club meets at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Northside Library, 1500 27th Ave.

The monthly club features contemporary novels. This month’s book is “Kindred” by Octavia Butler.

Next month’s book is “The Remains of the Day” by Kazuo Ishiguro

To obtain a copy of the book, contact Cathy Polovina at, or call 262-564-6130.

Toddlers invited to dabble in art

KENOSHA — “Tiny Artists” takes place 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Southwest Library, 7979 38th Ave.

This is a hands-on art activity for toddlers and preschoolers designed to inspire creativity and build confidence.

Participants should dress for a mess.