Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 67
Event Description:
Violinists Kathryn Siegel and Marty Hackl of Syncronia Duo perform selections of the composer Beethoven as well as give a visual and oral narrative on his life. ...

Trent James Magic and Comedy Show

March 23, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Event Description:
Trent’s high-energy performance combines mind-boggling magic with gut busting humor. Come see his unique sleight of hand magic and fun personality. Recommended for PreK and up. Tickets available March 16 for valid District cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Popsockets

March 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Create your own custom Popsocket. Grades 4 – 12. Drop in.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Fairy Garden Jar Topper

March 23, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Create a faux fairy garden to top a jar for a fun way to give a gift of candy or other edibles.   Valid District cardholders only. Sign up. All supplies provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ESL Conversation Club

March 24, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room ABC
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops, Social Gatherings
Event Description:
Practice your English conversational skills with friendly volunteers over tea and coffee. Basic conversation skills recommended. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Superhero Party

March 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Meet an Amazonian princess and web-slinging superhero! Defeat the superhero obstacle course and make your own superhero mask. All ages. Tickets available March 16 for valid District cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop in Craft / Manualidad Abierta al Público

March 24, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Encourage your child’s creativity by making a simple craft together. All materials are provided for a different craft each date. Fomente la creatividad de sus hijos al elaborar una manualidad juntos. Diferentes materiales serán provistos para cada...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bicycle Preparation for the Season

March 24, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
Event Description:
Bike Palatine Club gets you prepared for riding with a safety check of your bicycle, the correct way to wear a helmet, tips on riding safely with others, and basic rules of the road.     ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Create an exciting maze using the library’s Lego and see how far your marble can run. All ages. Drop-in.   Crea un emocionante laberinto con los LEGO’S de la Biblioteca para ver que tan lejos corre tu canica. Para todas las edades. Entra...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Pixel Art

March 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Description:
Explore your creative side by creating fun pictures with small mosaic tiles. Grades 2 – 6. Sign up. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

March 25, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Birth through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby Storytime

March 26, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Introduce your baby to the love of reading with lap-time rhymes, stories, and songs. Birth through 12 months with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop-in Craft

March 26, 2020
10:00am - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Event Description:
Spark your child's creativity by making a simple craft together. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Science Heroes – Air Show

March 26, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Take a dive in surface tension, convection currents, air condensing, air pressure and other scientific concepts. A lucky volunteer will ride on a leaf blower powered hovercraft. All ages. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room A
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Enjoy snacks, activities, and a lively discussion. Grades 4-6. Sign up. The Crossover by Kwame Alexander 12-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court. Verse novel. Available February 27...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Windows 10 Basics

March 26, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
Learn everything to get started with Windows 10 with Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

March 27, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Storytime

March 27, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...

Mammals and More Show 1

March 27, 2020
11:15am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Event Description:
Mammals, reptiles, and you! Oh my! Wheaton Cosley Zoo is coming to visit with fun, new animal friends for you to meet. Recommended for PreK and up. Tickets available March 16 for valid District cardholders. ...

Mammals and More Show 2

March 27, 2020
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Event Description:
Mammals, reptiles, and you! Oh my! Wheaton Cosley Zoo is coming to visit with fun, new animal friends for you to meet. Recommended for PreK and up. Tickets available March 16 for valid District cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop in Craft

March 27, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Encourage your child’s creativity by making a simple craft together. All materials are provided for a different craft each date.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

March 28, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Birth through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Join us for a live drawn comic book/puppet show with lasers! Performance artist Chris Fair combines his talents of art and long-form improv to construct a hilarious and dramatic experience. All ages. Drop-in.  Acompáñanos para disfrutar del e...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

March 31, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Storytime

March 31, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Keyboard Basics

March 31, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
This class covers the basics of using your keyboard. Learn about the best hand placement and easy shortcuts to become more efficient at typing. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guided Meditation

April 1, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Description:
Experience the benefits of learning meditation and mindfulness practices with expert teacher and therapist Dave Evans, LCPC. Develop your own personal program for improving your sense of health and well being. ...