Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Get Ready for Kindergarten

July 18, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room ABC
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Practice circle time, fine and gross motor skills, following directions and taking turns, in preparation for Kindergarten in Fall 2018. Learn concepts in a different subject each week! July 18: Math. Grade K. Sign up. ...

Danger Ball Pop-up

July 18, 2018
5:30pm - 8:15pm
Branch: Main Library
Ages: Kids, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities, Social Gatherings
Description:
Come by Popular Materials and play Danger Ball on VR! Ages 9-11 must be with parent or caregiver. Drop in.  ...

Family Storytime

July 18, 2018
6:30pm - 7:00pm
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 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Let's Play Chess

July 18, 2018
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Drop by to learn the game of chess by Chess Scholars. All skill levels welcome. Grades 2-12. Drop in. ...

Drop-in Craft

July 19, 2018
10:00am - 8:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Encourage your child's creativity by making a simple craft together.  ...

Baby Storytime

July 19, 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. ...

Build It!

July 19, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Treat yourself to an afternoon of educational fun when you try out the Library's Tinker Toy Collection. Ages 3 and up. Drop in.  ...

Cholesterol and Blood Pressure Screening

July 19, 2018
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
AMITA registered nurses offer cholesterol and blood pressure screenings. Consultation on improving negative results will be provided. To sign up, please call: 1-855-MyAMITA (1-855-692-6482) or visit www.AMITAhealth.org. Held at Main Library.  ...

Excel 2010 Intermediate

July 19, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Learn to use a table to sort and filter data, apply conditional formatting, and create a pivot table. Use "Logical" and "VLOOKUP" functions, and run a Macro. ...

iMovie Workshop: Green Screen

July 19, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Digital Media Center
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Description:
Learn how to superimpose backgrounds into your videos using iMovie's green-screen effect and our Digital Media Center. Valid District cardholders only. Grades 7-12. Sign Up. ...

Toddler Storytime

July 20, 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

July 20, 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: Storytimes
Description:
Children ages 1 through preschool are invited to attend storytime. Parents or caregivers must remain with their child. Niños de 1 año a preescolar están invitados a asistir a la hora de cuentos. Los padres o persona de cuido tienen que e...

Ozobots: Travel Challenge

July 20, 2018
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Description:
Work in a team to guide a tiny, easy-to-use robot on a globetrotting adventure. Grades 3-6. Sign up. ...

Family Storytime

July 21, 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. ...

Preschool Storytime

July 23, 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.  ...

Drop-In STEAM

July 23, 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. ...

Stuffed Animal Storytime and Sleepover

July 23, 2018
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Ages: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
Description:
Bring your favorite stuffed animal to a special pajama storytime and then leave them at the Library for a sleepover. Super-secret cameras will catch all the fun! Pick up your animal and a photo of their Library escapades after 3:00 p.m. on Tuesd...

ESL Conversation Club

July 24, 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

July 24, 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

July 24, 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

July 24, 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. ...

Social Media for Business

July 25, 2018
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Learn how to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more to promote your business. Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People shows you how to choose the best site for you and the steps to get started. ...