Kids events for the next 7 days

Squishy Circuits For Tweens (95th)

Thursday, December 08, 2016 at 4:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Kids who like art and science are invited to explore Squishy Circuits, a hands-on program to learn the basics of electrical circuits using Play-Doh. Whose creation will light up first? For students in 4th through 6th grades and is limited to 16 participants.

Puppet Palooza (95th)

Friday, December 09, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Come to a puppet event of extraordinary proportions! Three or four, maybe more, short fun-filled puppet plays will be presented. Children will be invited to sing and dance during intermissions.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Friday, December 09, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Family Storytime (95th)

Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Frosty's Winter Wonderland (95th)

Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 11:15 AM -- 95th Street Library
Frosty the Snowman is coming to town and he's bringing a whole sleigh full of holiday cheer with him. Join Frosty and his wonderful winter marionette puppet friends as they ring in the holidays with Dave Herzog's Marionettes.

Kinder Tag at Christkindlmarket Naperville

Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 11:00 AM -- Other
As the Christkindlmarket brings its cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Naper Settlement, Naperville Public Library will help celebrate at Christkindlmarket Naperville's Children's Day. Enjoy a day full of kid-friendly events, including a special storytime provided by library staff at 2:15 and 3 p.m. Attendees also can visit with the Christkind, a fairy-like being that is the bearer of gifts to children in German-speaking countries. Kids also can join an evening lantern parade, a tradition celebrated by German school children in honor of all good Samaritans. Registration for the parade starts at 3:30 p.m. Admission to the market is free. The market will be at Naper Settlement from Nov. 25 through Dec. 24.
Christkindlmarket Naperville at Naper Settlement, 523 Webster St.

Interactive Sensory Evening (NIC)

Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Families will participate in activity stations, reading and crafts with their children who will enjoy sensory experiences. This drop-in program is for children 3 years old and older and has a room limit of 30 participants.

Family Storytime (95th)

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.