Youth Events

Winter Baby Booktime

Friday, January 22, 2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, January 23, 2016 -
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.
THERE WILL BE NO CHESS ON JANUARY 9th DUE TO THE iREAD KICK OFF

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Digital Craft Club: How to Make a Snowflake in Python

Saturday, January 23, 2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am

Learn to make snowflakes using the computer programming language Python. No coding experience necessary.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Winter Tales for Tots

Monday, January 25, 2016 -
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

Winter Storytime Live!

Monday, January 25, 2016 -
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

Book Match

Monday, January 25, 2016 -
3:15pm to 5:00pm

Students within District 112 form teams and match wits based on their knowledge of assigned books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

No Minecraft Block by Block

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 4:00pm

Sorry, there will be no Minecraft Block by Block this week.

Storytime, Milk and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Meet up at Panera in Highland Park (1853 N. 2nd St.) for a special story time, milk and cookies. Children ages 2-5, parents and caregivers are invited the 4th Tuesday of the month. Registration for children is required.

Off-site, Not At The Library

Book Match

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 -
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Students within District 112 form teams and match wits based on their knowledge of assigned books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Winter Tales for Tots

Thursday, January 28, 2016 -
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

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