Kids events for the next 7 days

Dupage Children's Museum Programs: Come Play With Us At The Library! (NBL)

Monday, July 25, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
DuPage Children's Museum is taking exhibits on the road! The museum's early learning specialist and community access coordinator will provide play facilitation techniques utilizing portable versions of full-sized exhibits. In addition, library staff will demonstrate the power of play through storytimes during this drop-in program, which is limited to 30 attendees. This program is presented in partnership with DuPage Children's Museum.

Family Storytime (95th)

Monday, July 25, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Read2gether (NIC)

Monday, July 25, 2016 at 11:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Students entering kindergarten through 5th grade can practice reading, listening to and discussing books in a fun and relaxed atmosphere with a teen volunteer this summer. Depending on attendance, readers may be placed in a group. Children may bring a book or choose one from the library. All participants must be independent readers. Those arriving more than 10 minutes late cannot be guaranteed placement with a partner.

Read2gether (95th)

Monday, July 25, 2016 at 11:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Students entering kindergarten through 5th grade can practice reading, listening to and discussing books in a fun and relaxed atmosphere with a teen volunteer this summer. Depending on attendance, readers may be placed in a group. Children may bring a book or choose one from the library. All participants must be independent readers. Those arriving more than 10 minutes late cannot be guaranteed placement with a partner.

Sign and Play With Baby (NIC)

Monday, July 25, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Learn to communicate with babies using sign language. This three-week program provides a fun environment for babies and their caregivers to learn the basics of sign language. Each week, a new theme will be introduced using stimulating activities, books, songs and play. For children 8 - 23 months old. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 12 babies per program.

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Family Storytime (NBL)

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library

This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Read2gether (NBL)

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11:15 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library

Students entering kindergarten through 5th grade can practice reading, listening to and discussing books in a fun and relaxed atmosphere with a teen volunteer this summer. Depending on attendance, readers may be placed in a group. Children may bring a book or choose one from the library. All participants must be independent readers. Those arriving more than 10 minutes late cannot be guaranteed placement with a partner.


Drive-In Movie (NIC)

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 3:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Note: Room has changed to  Story Room. Summer is the perfect time for a drive-in movie! Children will decorate their own cars from cardboard boxes, and then park in designated spaces in front of the screen to watch a short movie. For children ages 5 to 7 years old.  *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 20 children. 

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