Kids events for the next 7 days

Tales for 2s and 3s (NIC)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays is for 2 to 3-year-olds and an accompanying adult. Strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. No younger or older siblings will be allowed.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies also will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children.

Make it! Take it!(NBL)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 11:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. The program is limited to 20 children creating crafts.

Make it! Take it! (NSL)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. The program is limited to 20 children creating crafts.

Library Explorers (Paper Airplanes) (NIC)

Thursday, April 02, 2015 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
Child explorers in 3rd through 5th grades can create crafts, read books, play with Legos, learn about science and have a rollicking good time. Check the library?'s website for a more detailed schedule.

Poetry Treasure Hunt

Friday, April 03, 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

Friday, April 03, 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

Friday, April 03, 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.