Kids events for the next 7 days

Potts & Pans Steelband Concert (NSL)

Wednesday, April 01, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Hear the sounds of steelpans come alive as Woodstock-based Potts & Pans Steelband, the largest steelpan organization in Chicagoland, performs at the library. Started by Matt Potts, the group entertains while providing educational information about the musical instrument from the Caribbean called the steelpan (also known as the steel drum). All ages are welcome to this fun-filled night of music.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Thursday, April 02, 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 02, 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 02, 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.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds. This 20-minute interactive program will include stories, songs and fingerplays. Attendees will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with their little ones. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Preschool for 3s, 4s & 5s (NIC)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3 to 5-year-olds only. No younger or older siblings will be allowed.

Lapsit storytime (NBL)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds. This 20-minute interactive program will include stories, songs and fingerplays. Attendees will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with their little ones. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.
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Preschool for 3s, 4s and 5s (NSL)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3 to 5-year-olds only. No younger or older siblings will be allowed.