Upcoming Events

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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!

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!

Creative Kids Craft Club

April 19th, 2014, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Fun is in store this spring with magnificent crafts to spark your imagination and help you think creatively! Join Miss LaRaie for a different project every week.
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. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

Anime Mondays

April 21st, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Much of the manga in the Teen Collection has been made into animated television series and features that air primarily in Japan. Every Monday we will feature either an episode from a featured anime series or an animated film. No commercials, nothing but the tasty cream of the animated crop!

5-9 Year Old Story Time

April 21st, 2014, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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.

4-6 Year Old Bilingual Story Time

April 22nd, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:15pm
Join Miss Brigida for a Spanish/English story time experience!

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.

Knuckle Sandwich Theatre Presents...

April 22nd, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
From the classic Kung Fu flicks of Hong Kong, to Savate and Parkour in Europe, to Tony Jaa and the current crop of action spectaculars coming out of Thailand - the Library offers an ongoing extravaganza of martial arts films from around the world.

3-5 Year Old Story Time

April 22nd, 2014, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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.

Club Mess Craft Club

April 23rd, 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.

Crafteens

April 23rd, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Feeling crafty? Need a project? We've got you covered. There's always something new to create!

Creative Kids Craft Club

April 26th, 2014, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Fun is in store this spring with magnificent crafts to spark your imagination and help you think creatively! Join Miss LaRaie for a different project every week.
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. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

Spring Tea Party

April 26th, 2014, 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Don your dressy best, boys and girls! Sip tea and celebrate spring with your grown-up as you make crafts, enjoy snacks and hear stories for our 5th Annual Tea Party.