Library Events for the Next 7 Days

C2 Education Practice Tests(95th)

Saturday, December 05, 2015 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Take a practice test administered by C2 Education and strengthen core skills in reading, writing and math. This program is presented in partnership with C2 Education.*Program requires advanced registration.For students in 6th through 12th grades.


95th St., Meeting Room A/B
Min/Max: 5/60

Saturday, Dec. 5, 12:30 to 4 p.m.

Sensory Storytime (NIC)

Saturday, December 05, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The whole family is invited to a 30-minute program of books, songs and fun for children with special needs. All abilities are welcome with an adult caregiver. Inquire at any children's service desk for more information. The program will be take place the first Saturday of each month.
For children 3 years old and older.

Children's Storyroom 2:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 5
Saturday, Oct. 3
Saturday, Nov. 7

Winter Family Read Aloud - Reading is So Sweet

Sunday, December 06, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
Families can enjoy reading and other activities together during the Winter Family Read Aloud throughout December and January. Beginning Dec. 1, each family can register to receive one log per month to record their family's reading sessions and shared fun activities such as the library's ever-popular Family Gingerbread House Display. Each log can be returned for prizes and a chance to win Chicago Wolves hockey tickets.

4th Annual Gingerbread House Display

Sunday, December 06, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
Make and decorate a gingerbread house as a family activity. Creators can drop off their gingerbread house at any children's department before 4 p.m. Dec. 5. Each building will display the houses in the children's department for the public to admire and choose their favorites. Ribbons will be awarded to all entries. Entries must be picked up on Dec. 12.