Youth Events

Summer Tales for Tots

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Summer Storytime Live!

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

For ages 3 1/2 to 6.
Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a love of books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring First Steps

Friday, June 19, 2015 - 9:15am to 10:00am

For walking toddlers to 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring First Steps

Friday, June 19, 2015 - 10:15am to 11:00am

For walking toddlers to 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Tech Club

Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Looking for a fun way to learn about 3D printing, computer programming, robotics, creating mobile apps, gaming, and more? Tech Club is a program designed to encourage curiosity and enthusiasm for STEAM learning. Students in grades 5-8 are invited to join in this hands-on discovery session.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Join us any time during the session. There will be a chess expert there to help you whether you are a beginner or an advanced player.
LIBRARY CLOSED ON JULY 4th.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Summer Tales for Tots

Monday, June 22, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Summer Storytime Live!

Monday, June 22, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:15am

For ages 3 1/2 to 6.
Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a love of books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

STEM CAMP: Making in Miniature

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 1:00pm

Have you ever wanted to create your own accessories for dolls or action figures? Are you interested in 3D printing and digital design? Immerse yourself in this two-part session were campers develop coding and computer design skills while creating cool objects.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Ravinia's Music and More

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 7:00pm to 7:45pm

Join in and have some musical fun with Ravinia Teaching Artist, Matt Lewis. Participants will learn how literature can be a springboard for music making as Mr. Lewis uses children's books as inspiration for singing songs, playing musical games, moving and playing instruments. Feel the beat, stomp your feet, sing some songs and then repeat!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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