Youth Events

Winter First Steps

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Storyteller Linda Gorham

Internationally known family entertainer Linda Gorham brings stories to life with her high-spirited and innovative performances full of energy, humor, and imagination. Adults and children alike have fun participating in the show. Shows at 10:30 a.m. or 12:45 p.m.

Winter First Steps

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Kid Lit Fest

Author Appearance Schedule

9 a.m. – 11 a.m

Tom Watson
Stick Dog
Grades 3 - 7
Kate Hannigan Cupcake Cousins Series GRADES 3 – 5
Detective’s Assistant GRADES 3 - 7

Michele Weber Hurwitz Calli Be Gold GRADES 4 - 7
The Summer I Saved the World . . . in 65 Days GRADES 5 – 8

Allan Woodrow The Pet War GRADES 3 – 5
Class Dismissed GRADES 3 -5

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Todd Hasak-Lowy
33 Minutes

iRead at the Library

What better place to kick-off the iRead program than the Youth Services Department with over 60,000 books to choose from? Our staff will be happy to help you choose books or you can just browse on your own. Other staff will be available for library card sign up.
Teachers from District 112 will be here reading some of their
favorite books to students.

Minecraft Club

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my!

Minecraft Club

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my!

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