Kids Events for the Month of May

Sign And Play With Baby - Mealtime (NBL)

Thursday, May 01, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Learn to communicate with your baby using sign language. This 3-week program provides 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. For children ages 8 - 23 months.

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Kindergarten Sight Word Bingo (NBL)

Thursday, May 01, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Hey Kindergarteners! Come play Bingo with us. You will be learning to read the 32 basic sight words as you have fun playing a simple Bingo game. There will be lots of winners during our program! For children currently in kindergarten.

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Light Painting (NIC)

Thursday, May 01, 2014 at 4:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Unleash your inner artist as we use a digital camera and flashlight to paint with light. What masterpieces will you create? For children in grades 3 - 5.

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover - Drop Off (95th)

Thursday, May 01, 2014 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Bring in your favorite stuffed animal for a sleepover at the library. Drop off your stuffed animal, create a special nametag, and say goodnight, while leaving it in the care of the Children's staff. Come back the next day to reunite with your stuffed animal, find out what happened during the sleepover, and enjoy a special storytime. You'll be surprised to see pictures of the fun they had at the library!

Stuffed Animal Sleepover - Pick Up (95th)

Friday, May 02, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Bring in your favorite stuffed animal for a sleepover at the library. Drop off your stuffed animal, create a special nametag, and say goodnight, while leaving it in the care of the Children's staff. Come back the next day to reunite with your stuffed animal, find out what happened during the sleepover, and enjoy a special storytime. You'll be surprised to see pictures of the fun they had at the library!

Sensory Storytime (95th)

Saturday, May 03, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Children with special needs and their families are invited to a 30-minute program of books, songs and fun. All abilities are welcome with an adult caregiver. Please inquire at any Children's Service Desk for more information. The program will be held on the first Saturday of each month.

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

Monday, May 05, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
DuPage Children's Museum is taking exhibits on the road! 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 at 10:15, 11:00 and 11:40 a.m. This program is presented in partnership with DuPage Children's Museum.

Light Painting (NBL)

Monday, May 05, 2014 at 3:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Unleash your inner artist as we use a digital camera and flashlight to paint with light. What masterpieces will you create? For children in grades 3 - 5.

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