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Featured Events

Apr

26

2019
  • Friday

  • 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Activity Room

  • Kids
Earth Day Story Time
Earth Day Story Time

In honor of Earth Day on April 22, this story time will be all about nature and the earth. Join us as we learn about trees, endangered wildlife, and make a craft to celebrate our blue planet!

Apr

27

2019
  • Saturday

  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Meeting Room

  • Kids
Chicago Jedi
Chicago Jedi

Come to this program to learn how to become a Jedi master! Children will undergo light saber training and be able to focus like a Jedi. Due to the limited amount of light sabers available children are encouraged to bring their own to this event.

Apr

30

2019
  • Tuesday

  • 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Activity Room

  • Teens
Foil Art
Foil Art

We will make artful masterpieces with cardboard, yarn, foil, and markers. See what you can design with these materials and let your creativity flow.

May

01

2019
  • Wednesday

  • 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Activity Room

  • Kids
Idea Jar Drawing Challenge
Idea Jar Drawing Challenge

Are you up for the challenge? Pick some words from our idea jar and create your masterpiece using the prompts. Will you have to draw a cow in space? A dragon battling a pirate on top of a mountain? The silly combinations are endless! All participants will have the option to display their masterpieces in the library for the month of May.

May

02

2019
  • Thursday

  • 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Activity Room

  • Kids
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

We will learn facts about this holiday, make a craft, munch on candy, and play loteria (Mexican bingo). Join us for this celebration!

May

06

2019
  • Monday

  • 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Activity Room

  • Kids
Star Wars Story Time: Revenge of the Sixth
Star Wars Story Time: Revenge of the Sixth

Come read stories, sing songs, and create crafts based upon everyone's favorite movie series. May the force be with you.