Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Preschool Storytime

June 25, 2018
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Children ages one through preschool are invited to attend storytime. Parents or caregivers must remain with their child.  ...

Instagram and Snapchat

June 25, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Instagram and Snapchat have become two of the most popular social networks. Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People discusses these photo/video sharing apps and shows you how to get started. ...

Drop-In STEAM

June 25, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Stop by for fun STEAM activities all summer. Ages 5 and up with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Fantastic Worlds Fan Fest

June 25, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities, Social Gatherings
Description:
Visit Hogwarts, Camazotz, Tatooine, Superhero-topia, and Camp Half-Blood as family-friendly activities, games, snacks, and prize drawings bring your favorite fantasy and science fiction series to life. Costumes encouraged. All ages. Tickets available...

ESL Conversation Club

June 26, 2018
9:30am - 11:00am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Social Gatherings
Description:
Practice your English conversational skills with friendly volunteers over tea and coffee. Basic conversation skills recommended. Drop in.  ...

Toddler Storytime

June 26, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Preschool Storytime

June 26, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
Branch: Rand Road Branch
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Encourage your child’s creativity by making a simple craft together. All materials are provided for a different craft each date. Fomente la creatividad de sus hijos al elaborar una manualidad juntos. Todos los materiales serán provistos para ...

Book Buddies

June 26, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room ABC
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Description:
Strengthen your reading skills with the guidance of teen volunteers while sharing stories. Partners may vary throughout the program. Grades 1-4.  Sign up. ...

Intro to Google Analytics

June 26, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 62
Description:
Learn how to use Google Analytics to analyze and optimize traffic to your website.  Presented by Margaret Eastwood of SCORE. ...

Chopped

June 26, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room ABC
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Description:
Compete to create the tastiest dishes! Teens are divided and asked to make an appetizer, main dish, and a dessert using three secret ingredients, and various items from the Library's "pantry." The winner receives a book of their choice and special re...

Go Pro Pop-up

June 27, 2018
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Social Gatherings
Description:
Come by the lobby and do and get a demonstration of the Go Pro cameras that are available for checkout from the DMC. Drop in. ...

Magical Creatures Storytime

June 27, 2018
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Unicorns, dragons, and griffins, oh my! Enjoy stories and rhymes about all sorts of magical creatures. Ages 3 through 5. Drop in. ...

Money Smart: Keep It Safe

June 27, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Ages: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 84
Description:
Palatine Bank and Trust presents the different forms and steps to prevention of identity theft, as well as examples and ways to prevent or reduce elder financial abuse. ...

Drop-in Craft

June 28, 2018
10:00am - 8:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Get ready for the 4th of July! Drop-in today to make a red,white and blue craft.  ...

Baby Storytime

June 28, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Introduce your baby to the love of reading with lap-time rhymes, stories, and songs. Ages birth through 12 months with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Computer Basics Discussion Group

June 28, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
This series is progressive. When you sign up, you are committing to both classes. Are you already using the Internet but still have basic questions about how your computer or device works? Do you need some clarification with computer terms li...

Preschool Storytime

June 29, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Toddler Storytime

June 29, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Drop-in STEAM / Ven a Jugar con STEAM

June 29, 2018
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: Rand Road Branch
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Stop by all summer for fun STEAM activities. Ages 5 and up with parent/caregiver.  Visitanos durante todo el verano y diviértete con las actividades STEAM. Para edades de 5 o mayor con padre/persona de cuido. ...

Kids Read: Ms. Bixby's Last Day

June 29, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room ABC
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities, Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Share your thoughts about Ms. Bixby’s Last Day while enjoying snacks and tie-in activities. Grades 3-6. Sign up.             Ms. Bixby’s Last Day Three sixth graders work together to honor ...

Family Storytime

June 30, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages up to 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Hometown Fest Parade

June 30, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm
Branch: In the Community
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Social Gatherings
Description:
Cheer on the Palatine Library as we walk in the annual Palatine Jaycees Hometown Fest Parade. Hometown Fest’s annual parade includes professional entertainment, as well as entries from local organizations and businesses, local government officials...

Drop-In STEAM

July 2, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Stop by for fun STEAM activities all summer. Ages 5 and up with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Baby Storytime

July 2, 2018
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Introduce your baby to the love of reading with lap-time rhymes, stories, and songs. Ages Birth through 12 months with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Preschool Storytime

July 3, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Toddler Storytime

July 3, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...