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Monday, March 30

Kids

Monday, March 30

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join a lively storytime filled with a variety of stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, and other activities aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading. Siblings are welcome with close adult supervision.
Drop-in event.
For ages 3-5.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join us for fun stories, rhymes, and songs, then stay and chat with other parents and caregivers while your child socializes and explores hands-on activities. Drop-in event. For ages 12-23 months.

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Challenge Accepted!

Computer Class Class/Workshop

Split into teams and get ready to build. Every week, we will propose a new engineering challenge and compete in teams to see which project wins. For grades 6-8.

Online registration is closed.

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Lego Club

Games/Crafts

Come build with our vast collection of Legos! Create on your own or help build a joint Lego masterpiece. Duplos will be available for little ones. Drop-in event. For grades K-5.

7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Stargazer Nights

Computer Class

We'll have our telescopes out for stargazing, constellation naming, and space discovery. Drop-in event. For all ages.

Tuesday, March 31

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Come enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, and other activities aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading. This program is held at the same time as Toddler Time to accommodate families with both toddlers and preschoolers. Limited ...

Online registration is closed.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Toddlers and accompanying adults share a lively program of simple stories, songs, games, and fingerplays. Children must attend with a parent or adult caregiver. Limited to 25 participants. For age 2.

Online registration is closed.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn the basics of Photoshop Elements and use the program to make your own designs. Drop-in event. For grades 6-8.

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Gas Off

Computer Class

This is no laughing matter. Mix different acids and bases to create gas and see which combinations best inflate balloons on top of water bottles. Limited to six participants. For grades 3-5.

Online registration is closed.

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Knit and Purl Drop-In

Games/Crafts

Whether you are new to knitting or are experienced, join us for an hour each week to work on knitting projects. Ingrid Diaz will help you get started or solve a problem with a current project.
Drop-in event. For all ...

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Learn the basics of Photoshop Elements and use the program to make your own designs. Limited to six participants. For grades 3-5.

Online registration is closed.

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Gas Off

Computer Class

This is no laughing matter. Mix different acids and bases to create gas and see which combinations best inflate balloons on top of water bottles. Limited to six participants. For grades 3-5.

Online registration is closed.

Wednesday, April 1

9:30 am - 10:00 am

This lap-sit event features stimulating stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and their caregivers. Older siblings are welcome. After the program, stay for Together Time to enjoy some coffee and chat with other grown-ups, with toys for the younger set. ...

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Together Time

Storytime

Enjoy a cup of coffee, kindly donated by Starbucks Skokie Swift, and chat with other parents and caregivers while your child socializes and explores hands-on activities. Drop-in event.
For ages 0-23 months.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join us for fun stories, rhymes, and songs, then stay and chat with other parents and caregivers while your child socializes and explores hands-on activities. Drop-in event. For ages 12-23 months.

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Come enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, and other activities aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading.
Drop-in event. For ages 3-5.

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Minecraft Mania

Computer Class

Minecraft is the game everyone is playing. Let's get together, punch some dirt, and explore a world without limits. No account? No problem--use one of ours. Limited to 13 participants. For grades 4-5.

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Thursday, April 2

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Get creative using Rainbow Looms to make awesome bracelets and charms. Make them for yourself or for friends. Drop-in event. For grades 4-8.

Friday, April 3

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Toddlers and accompanying adults share a lively program of simple stories, songs, games, and fingerplays. Children must attend with a parent or adult caregiver. Drop-in event. For age 2.

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Read, experiment, grow! Help your child on the road to reading with stories and fun hands-on literacy, math, and science activities.
Limited to 15 participants. For ages 4-5.

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Sunday, April 5

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Library Closed

Library Closing

Easter

Monday, April 6

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join a lively storytime filled with a variety of stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, and other activities aimed at building a love of language, books, and reading. Siblings are welcome with close adult supervision.
Drop-in event.
For ages 3-5.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join us for fun stories, rhymes, and songs, then stay and chat with other parents and caregivers while your child socializes and explores hands-on activities. Drop-in event. For ages 12-23 months.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to use Comic Life software to make your own comic pages. Drop-in event. For grades 6-8.

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Forensic Science Mysteries

Computer Class Class/Workshop

Take the smallest shred of evidence to solve a giant mystery. Each week, we will look at a different technique in forensic science from fiber analysis to ink chromatography and use our new skills to solve a case. Find the ...

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4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Lego Club

Games/Crafts

Come build with our vast collection of Legos! Create on your own or help build a joint Lego masterpiece. Duplos will be available for little ones. Drop-in event. For grades K-5.

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Learn how to use Comic Life software to make your own comic pages. Limited to six participants. For grades 3-5.

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