Kids Events

Thursday, May 18

Novel Thoughts

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
Read the book, form an opinion and join us for a lively discussion (and snacks) ofBook Titleby Author. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Grades 4-6. Registration begins Monday, April 3, 2017.
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Saturday, May 20

Write Stuff

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
(Grades 4-6) Attention, aspiring authors! Join us to explore different topics in creative writing. This month learn how to write really great (or really terrible) puns!
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Monday, May 22

Family Listeners

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Have a child (or children) between the ages of 3 and 36 months? This early literacy program is for you! We’ll share fingerplays, books, flannelboard stories and other language-building activities … join in the fun!
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Family Listeners

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Have a child (or children) between the ages of 3 and 36 months? This early literacy program is for you! We’ll share fingerplays, books, flannelboard stories and other language-building activities … join in the fun!
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Plant a Pansy (4:30pm)

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
(Grades 2-3) Learn what makes those May flowers bloom ... and plant some yourself!
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Plant a Pansy (5:30pm)

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:00pm
(Grades 2-3) Learn what makes those May flowers bloom ... and plant some yourself!
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Tuesday, May 23

Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Have a baby at home? Join us for Little Listeners A—a fun, interactive experience to help build your little one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend.
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Family Storytime

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children between the ages of 2 and Kindergarten.
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Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Have a toddler at home? Join us for Little Listeners B—a fun, interactive experience to help build your young one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend
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Wednesday, May 24

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children ages 2 through 3 years.
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3 - 5 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children between the ages of 3 and Kindergarten. Please note, our Storytime programs are in high demand! Please only choose one registered session. Thank you!
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Thursday, May 25

Book Planter

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Make an awesome planter using an unlikely material: a book!
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Sunday, May 28

Memorial Day - Library Closed

Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

Monday, May 29

Tuesday, May 30

Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Have a baby at home? Join us for Little Listeners A—a fun, interactive experience to help build your little one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend.
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Family Storytime

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children between the ages of 2 and Kindergarten.
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Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Have a toddler at home? Join us for Little Listeners B—a fun, interactive experience to help build your young one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend
Register

Wednesday, May 31

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children ages 2 through 3 years.
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3 - 5 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children between the ages of 3 and Kindergarten. Please note, our Storytime programs are in high demand! Please only choose one registered session. Thank you!
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Candy Chemistry: Grades 4-6

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Candy is for more than just snacking! Come explore some sweet ways to use M&Ms to learn about chemistry, math and the world around you with Kevin Andel, aka "Science Dad"!
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