Kids events for the next 7 days

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Throughout April, celebrate National Poetry Month with a Poetry Treasure Hunt at the library. Children of all ages can search for hidden poems throughout the library anytime during the month of April. Pick up a form at the children's reference desk containing 10 clues, and then it's off to look high and low throughout the children's department for the 10 corresponding poems. Each library will have its own treasure hunt.

Sign and play with baby - Mealtime (NIC)

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This three-week program will provide 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.

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Rocking on the road to reading (NSL)

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Children and their adult caregivers can explore fun early literacy activities as well as science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) activities that they can do together during this hands-on workshop. Stations that include reading a rhyming book, retelling a story with puppets and discovering what objects sink or float will help prepare a child for reading. This drop-in program is for parents and caregivers accompanied by children from infants to age 5. Children attending the program must be supervised by an adult.

How does your garden grow (NBL)

Friday, May 01, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Little sprouts can visit the library to hear stories, sing songs and make a craft that will plant a little knowledge about how gardens grow. All sprouts will leave the program giving two green thumbs up!