Kids Events

Storytime: Great Beginnings:10am

Monday, January 13, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For babies ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
During this 30-minute session, babies and their caregivers will share rhymes, finger plays, songs and age-appropriate books. Child must be 6 months and not yet 2 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 11am

Monday, January 13, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings:11am

Monday, January 13, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For babies ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
During this 30-minute session, babies and their caregivers will share rhymes, finger plays, songs and age-appropriate books. Child must be 6 months and not yet 2 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Monday, January 13, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Craft Club

Monday, January 13, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Grades 2-6 (caregivers welcome)
If you love to craft, this is the place for you! Share ideas or techniques, bring a project that you are working on, or start something new. Sewing machines and select craft materials will be available. Feel free to bring your own supplies.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Bilingual Storytime 10am

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
Birth-5 years old with caregiver
Join us for stories and songs in Spanish and English.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homeschool Meet-up

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Grades K and up with caregiver
Drop in to meet other homeschooling families in the area over games and activities.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Nature-telling

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Ages 2-5 with adult
Join a naturalist from Lincoln Marsh at the Wheaton Public Library to listen to a nature-themed story and participate in a related craft and/or activity.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Move and Groove 11am

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
All ages with caregivers
Get those wiggles out! Movement activities for a variety of ages including dance, yoga, and more!
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Kindergarten Readiness 2pm

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
4-5 year olds attend independently without caregivers
Get ready to go to kindergarten with this new storytime. We'll read books, sing songs, and focus on skills that get us ready for elementary school!
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Family Lego and Duplo Night

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm
All ages with caregivers
Work together to create some spectacular creations out of Legos and Duplos based on the mystery theme.
Registration required, one registration per family.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Toddler Time 10am

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 2 year and 3 year olds with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, music, and movement for toddlers and their caregivers to share together.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 10am

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: All Together 11am

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
All ages with caregivers
Stories, songs, and activities designed for child and adult bonding and participation.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Lions Vision Screening

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
Ages 6 months and up
Provided in partnership with Wheaton Lions Club. Easy vision screening to quickly and accurately detect vision issues. Vision screening does not replace a complete eye exam by a doctor or optometrist. No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Toddler Time 10am

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 2 year and 3 year olds with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, music, and movement for toddlers and their caregivers to share together.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 10am

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Toddler Time 11am

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 2 year and 3 year olds with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, music, and movement for toddlers and their caregivers to share together.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 11am

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: All Together 2pm

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
All ages with caregivers
Stories, songs, and activities designed for child and adult bonding and participation.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Who Was Book Club: Who Was Thomas Alva Edison?

Thursday, January 16, 2020 -
5:00pm to 5:30pm
Grades 3-6
We're reading through the Who Was book series. Pick up a copy of the book at the Youth Services beginning December 16.
Registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Lions Vision Screening

Friday, January 17, 2020 -
9:00am to 12:00pm
Ages 6 months and up
Provided in partnership with Wheaton Lions Club. Easy vision screening to quickly and accurately detect vision issues. Vision screening does not replace a complete eye exam by a doctor or optometrist. No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Preschool 10am

Friday, January 17, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings:10am

Friday, January 17, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For babies ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
During this 30-minute session, babies and their caregivers will share rhymes, finger plays, songs and age-appropriate books. Child must be 6 months and not yet 2 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 11am

Friday, January 17, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings:11am

Friday, January 17, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For babies ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
During this 30-minute session, babies and their caregivers will share rhymes, finger plays, songs and age-appropriate books. Child must be 6 months and not yet 2 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Brand New Babies 9:30am

Monday, January 20, 2020 -
9:30am to 9:50am
0-9 months old with caregivers (expectant parents and siblings welcome)
A new storytime has arrived! Join us for stories, songs, and movement designed for the littlest ones. Because we know it's never too early to start, expectant parents are welcome to participate.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings:10am

Monday, January 20, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For babies ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
During this 30-minute session, babies and their caregivers will share rhymes, finger plays, songs and age-appropriate books. Child must be 6 months and not yet 2 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 10am

Monday, January 20, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings:11am

Monday, January 20, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For babies ages 6 to 23 months with caregiver
During this 30-minute session, babies and their caregivers will share rhymes, finger plays, songs and age-appropriate books. Child must be 6 months and not yet 2 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 11am

Monday, January 20, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Improv Playhouse: The Tortoise and the Hare

Monday, January 20, 2020 -
2:00pm to 2:45pm
Grades K-5
How did the Tortoise beat the Hare? In this new take on the classic story, the Hare and the Tortoise each tell their side of the story on how they got to the finish line. It isn't the Tortoise's boldness in taking on a bully that is emphasized, but the Hare's foolish over-confidence. Using the help of the audience, and some forrest friends, we find out how being persistent and kind can benefit in the long run.
Pick up free tickets at the Youth Services desk beginning December 30.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Bilingual Storytime 10am

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
Birth-5 years old with caregiver
Join us for stories and songs in Spanish and English.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Move and Groove 11am

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
All ages with caregivers
Get those wiggles out! Movement activities for a variety of ages including dance, yoga, and more!
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Kindergarten Readiness 2pm

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
4-5 year olds attend independently without caregivers
Get ready to go to kindergarten with this new storytime. We'll read books, sing songs, and focus on skills that get us ready for elementary school!
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Toddler Time 10am

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 2 year and 3 year olds with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, music, and movement for toddlers and their caregivers to share together.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 10am

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: All Together 11am

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
All ages with caregivers
Stories, songs, and activities designed for child and adult bonding and participation.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Chapters: K-2 Book Club

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 -
6:15pm to 7:00pm
Grades K-2 with caregiver
Pick up a copy of Humphrey's Really Wheely Racing Day at the Youth Services desk beginning December 16 and join in the discussion. Read the book as a family or independently before we meet for a great discussion and activity.
Registration required.
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Toddler Time 10am

Thursday, January 23, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 2 year and 3 year olds with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, music, and movement for toddlers and their caregivers to share together.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 10am

Thursday, January 23, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Toddler Time 11am

Thursday, January 23, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 2 year and 3 year olds with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, music, and movement for toddlers and their caregivers to share together.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool 11am

Thursday, January 23, 2020 -
11:00am to 11:30am
For 3-5 year olds to attend independently without caregivers Preschool storytime lasts 30 minutes and incorporates stories, songs,and more. Child must be at least 3 and not yet 6 by the date of the first storytime.
Name tags are distributed on a first come, first serve basis 30 minutes before storytime begins.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Storytime: All Together 2pm

Thursday, January 23, 2020 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
All ages with caregivers
Stories, songs, and activities designed for child and adult bonding and participation.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Storytime

Homework Club: Grades K-6

Thursday, January 23, 2020 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Grades K-6 (children under 9 must have a caregiver remain in the department)
Homework Club is a space to get some school work done. Have Room to work on a group project, read a few chapters in your class book, or work independently on an assignment. Public, private, and homeschool students welcome. Snacks and limited school supplies will be available. Homework Club will follow the District 200 calendar.
No registration required.
Event Type: 
Children