Upcoming Events

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Club Mess Craft Club

April 16th, 2014, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Are you ready to make a mess ? Let go with Miss Marissa for this super cool arts and craft club. We’ll make a beautiful, craftastic mess!
Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. Enrollment registers you for the whole six week session.

We Wallflowers Teen Writing Group

April 16th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Come discover the power of words! Learn what story is, its many forms and how you can communicate your own tales. Share samples of your own work and receive feedback.

For writers in 7th-12th grade.

Please call 708.795.8000 ex 3088 or stop in to register.

3-4 Year Old Story Time

April 17th, 2014, 10:00am to 10:45am
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, games, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

Computer Tutoring

April 17th, 2014, 10:00am to 11:30am
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and participants are encouraged to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome and encouraged to bring a laptop from home, in order to practice on their own computer.

ESL Basic Writing

April 17th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Learn grammar, spelling, and punctuation (from the beginning) in this drop-in study group. Practice writing messages, filling out applications, and much more. Start anytime!

Games without Boarders

April 17th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
The world of gaming goes way beyond Monopoly and Checkers. Come learn a few new games as well as play some of the old classics!

Open Tutoring

April 17th, 2014, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Need help with math, reading, or writing? We can help you study for a placement test or the GED. Start attending anytime and drop-in as needed. We will develop a personal learning plan for you based on when your test is scheduled; however, we cannot guarantee good results through "cramming." Don't delay!

Lapsit Story Time (16-23 months)

April 18th, 2014, 10:00am to 10:30am
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and a simple craft activity.


Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088 or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

Open Tutoring

April 18th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Need help with math, reading, or writing? We can help you study for a placement test or the GED. Start attending anytime and drop-in as needed. We will develop a personal learning plan for you based on when your test is scheduled; however, we cannot guarantee good results through "cramming." Don't delay!

Open Baby Play

April 18th, 2014, 11:00am to 3:00pm
Play is an important part of all areas of development in a wee one. Give your baby the benefits of play in a social environment and network with other parents / caregivers in this relaxed, informal environment. For ages 5 months - 24 months; no registration required.

ESL Study Group - Beginner

April 19th, 2014, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Practice makes perfect! Our ESL study group is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students at a very high level might find personal tutoring more helpful, but everyone is welcome to try the group to see if they like it.

Baby Music Play

April 19th, 2014, 10:30am to 11:15am
Music is powerfully positive for little ones and their cognitive growth. We will guide you through simple, fun ways to use music for early learning. Ages 5 months through 2 years.

Please register by phone, on our website, or at the Youth Services desk to join the musical fun.

Booked for Breakfast

April 19th, 2014, 10:30am to 11:30am
What could be better than talking about the books you love with other book lovers? How about talking about your favorite books over breakfast? Breakfast and beverages will be provided. Bring your appetite and a thirst for knowledge!

Private Learning Group

April 19th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:00pm
This is a closed social group for past students of ESL classes from the Library and the Lyons Township Adult Ed. program.