Kids Events

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Book Buddies: 1 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
1:00pm to 1:30pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
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Children

Book Buddies: 1:30 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
1:30pm to 2:00pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
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Children

Book Buddies: 2 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Book Buddies: 2:30 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 14, 2021 -
2:30pm to 3:00pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Art in the Park: 10am

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
grades K-6
Let's make some art together out in nature! To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. to sit on. One registration per child participating. Registered participants will receive an art kit when they arrive for the program.
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Children

Virtual Morton Arboretum: Seeds and Growth in Different Habitats (K-2)

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
geared for grades K-2
Join us for a virtual visit with staff from the Morton Arboretum. We'll learn about the structure of seeds, their life cycles, and how they adapt to different habitats. Please include your email address for connection details. One registration per device.
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Children

Art in the Park: 2pm

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
grades K-6
Let's make some art together out in nature! To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. to sit on. One registration per child participating. Registered participants will receive an art kit when they arrive for the program.
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Children

Storytime: Toddler Time (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Toddler Time is geared for 2-3 years. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Storytime: Toddler Time (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Toddler Time is geared for 2-3 years. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Tween Creative Writing Workshop

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:45am
grades 3-6
Join us on the West Plaza for a creative writing workshop. We'll play around with different forms of writing including concrete poetry, mad libs, and more! To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket or beach towel to sit on.
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Children

Art Studio (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
grades K-6
Let's make some art together over Zoom! Registered participants can pick up an art kit from the library beginning June 1. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Sticker Bingo (virtual): 10am

Thursday, June 17, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on Zoom for a game of sticker bingo. Registered participants can pick up a bingo kit from the library beginning June 1. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children
Storytime

Sticker Bingo (virtual): 10am

Thursday, June 17, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on Zoom for a game of sticker bingo. Registered participants can pick up a bingo kit from the library beginning June 1. Please include your email address for connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Virtual Morton Arboretum: Life Cycles and Adaptations (Gr. 3-6)

Thursday, June 17, 2021 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
geared for grades 3-6
Join us for a virtual visit with staff from the Morton Arboretum. Test your knowledge of plant and animal life cycles and how they're adapted to survive. Please include your email address for connection details. One registration per device.
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Children

Bring Your Own Blanket Sticker Bingo: 11am

Thursday, June 17, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for a game of sticker bingo. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/group. Registered participants will receive bingo kits when they arrive for the program.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Sticker Bingo: 11am

Thursday, June 17, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for children with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for a game of sticker bingo. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/group. Registered participants will receive bingo kits when they arrive for the program.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 18, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 18, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 11am

Friday, June 18, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 11am

Friday, June 18, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Book Buddies: 10 am (virtual)

Saturday, June 19, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Book Buddies: 10:30 am (virtual)

Saturday, June 19, 2021 -
10:30am to 11:00am
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Book Buddies: 11 am (virtual)

Saturday, June 19, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Book Buddies: 11:30 am (virtual)

Saturday, June 19, 2021 -
11:30am to 12:00pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 21, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 21, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 21, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 21, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Linda Gorham: Interactive Folktales (Virtual)

Monday, June 21, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
Get ready for fun! Get ready for stories! Get ready for Storyteller Linda Gorham to share her favorite interactive folktales over Zoom! Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Pop-up Project: Rainbow Bracelets

Monday, June 21, 2021 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
grades 6 and under with family
weather permitting
Our Summer Reading theme is Reading Colors Your World. Let's celebrate by making colorful, summery bracelets. We'll provide all the supplies.
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Children

Invitation to Play: Postcards on the Plaza

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 -
10:00am to 11:00am
geared for children with caregiver
weather permitting
Come join us on the Library's West Plaza and make postcards! A selection of materials will be available to use or feel free to bring your own! You can send the library a postcard and make some to send to family and friends. To help us practice social distancing, we suggest bringing a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share.
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Children

From My Window Art (Virtual)

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm
geared for K-6
Find a window to sit next to and log onto Zoom for an art challenge! We'll explore some books that look at the world for windows and then give it a try ourselves. Please include your email address for connection details.
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Children

Storytime: Toddler Time (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Toddler Time is geared for 2-3 years. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Toddler Time (Virtual)

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Toddler Time is geared for 2-3 years. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Circuit of Fun

Thursday, June 24, 2021 -
10:00am to 11:00am
geared for K-6
weather permitting
We're converting our Wheel of Fun for the outdoors. Visit the West Plaza for some weird and wonderful stations you can navigate at your own pace. We'll have "would you rather" voting, speed draw challenges, and much more. Please practice social distancing and wear a mask.
Event Type: 
Children

Circuit of Fun

Thursday, June 24, 2021 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
geared for K-6
weather permitting
We're converting our Wheel of Fun for the outdoors. Visit the West Plaza for some weird and wonderful stations you can navigate at your own pace. We'll have "would you rather" voting, speed draw challenges, and much more. Please practice social distancing and wear a mask.
Event Type: 
Children

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 25, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 10am

Friday, June 25, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 11am

Friday, June 25, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Bring Your Own Blanket Storytime: 11am

Friday, June 25, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:30am
geared for ages 5 and under with caregiver
Join us on the West Plaza for an all together storytime. To help us practice social distancing, please bring a blanket, beach towel, etc. for your family or group to share. One registration per family/friend group.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Great Beginnings (Virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
10:00am to 10:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Great Beginnings is geared for birth-23 months. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Storytime: Preschool (Virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
11:00am to 11:20am
Join us for a virtual storytime via Zoom! Preschool storytime is geared for 3-5 years. Each week, Monday's and Friday's class will be the same. Please enter your e-mail address for instructions and connection details.
Event Type: 
Children
Storytime

Book Buddies: 1 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
1:00pm to 1:30pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Book Buddies: 1:30 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
1:30pm to 2:00pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children

Book Buddies: 2 pm (virtual)

Monday, June 28, 2021 -
2:00pm to 2:30pm
Grades K-6
Find a new reading friend! Register to virtually read with a teen volunteer. After registration, we'll help you pick a book to share together!
Event Type: 
Children