Events

Thursday, March 30

Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:00am
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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2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Thursday, March 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 ages 2 through 3 years.
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Virtual Field Trip to Shedd Aquarium (Grades 3-6)

Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am
(Grades 3-6) Go on a virtual, behind-the-scenes field trip to the penguin habitat at Shedd Aquarium! We'll use videoconferencing technology to learn some of the surprising ways Shedd staffers care for these charismatic birds. Registration for this program begins on March 1!

Please note, due to the classroom nature of this experience, Shedd asks that only registered children are in the room during the program. If you have any concerns, please contact Elisa Gueffier at 847.245.5112.

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Family Storytime

Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
1:00pm to 1:30pm
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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Friday, March 31

Watercolor Demonstration by Pat King

Friday, March 31, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm
Stop by and watch watercolor artist Pat King create a beautiful spring scene. No registration necessary, just stop by. And while your there, make sure to stop by the Gridley Computer Lab to see more of Pat's paintings.

Saturday, April 1

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, April 1, 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. All ages welcome, no registration required!

Monday, April 3

Family Listeners

Monday, April 3, 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, April 3, 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!
Register

Tuesday, April 4

Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Tuesday, April 4, 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.
Register

Family Storytime

Tuesday, April 4, 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.
Register

Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Tuesday, April 4, 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, April 5

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, April 5, 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.
Register

3 - 5 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, April 5, 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.
Register

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities. All ages welcome, no registration required!

Thursday, April 6

Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Thursday, April 6, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:00am
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

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Thursday, April 6, 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 ages 2 through 3 years.
Register

Family Storytime

Thursday, April 6, 2017 -
1:00pm to 1:30pm
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
Register

Friday, April 7

Saturday, April 8