Kids events for the next 7 days

DuPage Children's Museum Programs Come Play With Us At The Library! (NSL)

Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
DuPage Children?'s Museum is taking exhibits on the road and visiting the library. 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 storytime. This program is presented in partnership with DuPage Children?'s Museum.

Lego Club (NIC)

Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Calling all Lego fans! Get ready to build, create and destroy during this drop-in session. LEGOs and Duplos will be provided.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

*Drive-In Movie (NBL)

Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Summer is the perfect time for a drive-in movie. Children can 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. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 20 children.

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

Friday, July 25, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
DuPage Children?'s Museum is taking exhibits on the road and visiting the library. 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 storytime. This program is presented in partnership with DuPage Children?'s Museum.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Friday, July 25, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Read2gether (NIC)

Friday, July 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM -- Nichols Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Retro Crafts for Kids (NSL)

Friday, July 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Children can enjoy a blast from the past with some groovy cool crafts from the ?'70s and ?'80s. Kids can create a different retro craft at each session and perhaps restart the trend all over again. For children in 3rd through 5th grades. Room limit of 20 participants.