Kids Events

Thursday, June 21

Preschool Explore

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
(Ages 3-5 years) Spend some time exploring with fun activities for your preschooler! Dress for mess and indoor play. Please register.
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Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Novel Thoughts

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm

(Grades 4-6) Read the book, form an opinion and join us for a lively discussion (and snacks)! Copies of each month's book are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. In June we'll be discussing Pie by Sarah Weeks. Please register.

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Friday, June 22

Library Playdate

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Open to babies, toddlers and preschoolers) Join us for drop-in playtime and fun! No registration required.

Saturday, June 23

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Sunday, June 24

Papermaking Workshop

Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
(Open to all ages) Stop by the library to learn the art of papermaking with Marilyn Propp and David Jones! No registration required

Monday, June 25

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Tuesday, June 26

Storytime in the Park

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) We're taking our storytime show on the road to local parks this summer! Everybody's welcome to join us. On June 26, we'll be at Caboose Park in Lake Villa at 9:30am. See you there!

Partner Yoga

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
(Grades 4-6) Invite a friend to try a different twist on yoga! Bring a mat or bath-sized towel and wear clothes to move around in. Please register.
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required! Please note, there will be no storytime on July 3, as the library closes at 5pm for the Independence Day holiday.

Wednesday, June 27

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required! Please note, there will be no storytime on July 4, as the library will be closed for the Independence Day holiday.

Slime-O-Rama

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:15pm
(Grades 2-3) Who doesn't love slime? Mix your way to an awesome batch to take home. Dress for mess! Please register.
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Pinteresting Parents

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(Ages 0-24 months) Meet other parents and make a beautiful Pinterest-worthy project featuring your little one’s footprints! Please register.
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Thursday, June 28

Little Astronauts

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
(Ages 3-5 years) Calling preschoolers and caregivers! Take a trip to the moon and work together to make a fun "space craft." Please register.
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Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Margin Project Booktalks

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Are you looking for a new way to read and talk about books? Come learn about the Margin Project, where you write thoughts and questions in books as you read, then other readers write back! At this program you'll hear awesome book talks, see Margin Project examples, and suggest books you'd like to see added to the collection! Please register.
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Friday, June 29

Moony Over the Moon

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
(Grades K-3) Learn some amazing facts about the moon! Then we’ll make a book to identify its phases in the night sky. Please register.
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Saturday, June 30

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Sunday, July 1

LEGO® Club

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
(Open to all ages) Love to build with LEGO® bricks? Join the club! Stop by the library and spend some time creating. All are welcome, no registration required.

Monday, July 2

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!