Family (all ages)

Macaroni Soup with Miss Carole!

June 4th, 2016,
11:00am to 12:00pm
Ready to kick off the summer reading program with a pop? Famous children’s musician Miss Carole Peterson will have you laughing, moving, and singing with her award winning interactive show featuring such favorites as Sticky, Sticky Bubble Gum and Stinky Cake!

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

Dia de los Ninos Party

April 30th, 2016,
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for this special holiday celebrating children, literacy, multiculturalism, and bookjoy! We will have live performers doing dances from Hawaii, Tahiti, and New Zealand, snacks, and a free book for the first 60 children. Don’t miss this wonderful event!

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.

Spring Tea Party

April 16th, 2016,
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Ages 3 and up.

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 7th annual tea party.

Space is limited. 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.

Dogs 101

March 23rd, 2016,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
This family-centered program for current dog owners, prospective dog owners, and dog lovers focuses on aspects of dog ownership, canine care, and training. Learn about different dog breeds and their typical behaviors, where/how to get a puppy or dog, and how to care for a canine companion. Become familiar with how a dog communicates. A demonstration with a canine guest to illustrate positive reinforcement training tips is included in this program.

What Cats Want You to Know

June 1st, 2016,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Celebrate national Adopt-a-Cat month in June with cat owners, cat lovers, and presenter Jennifer Vlazny, Shelter Operations Manager at Hinsdale Humane Society for 26 years. This is a PURR-fect program to learn about feline-related topics such as: kitten/cat care, how cats communicate, indoor vs. outdoor living, whether or not to declaw, multi-cat households, and feline health issues. A special furry guest will attend this family-centered program as a feline ambassador for Adopt-a-Cat month.

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