Kids Events for the Month of June

Paws for Bark for Books (NIC)

Saturday, June 07, 2014 at 11:30 AM -- Nichols Library
PAWS TO READ with canine friends and their human partners. Furry listeners from local therapy dog organizations will provide tail wags as children read aloud to them. Parents and siblings of readers can meet the dogs at 12:30 p.m. the day of the program. For children entering 1st through 5th grades.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Monday, June 09, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Explore with Dora (NBL)

Monday, June 09, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Children can join the library?'s bilingual adventure with Dora the Explorer, her talking purple backpack, Boots the monkey and Swiper the fox. Detours and surprises will be along the way.

Read2gether (NIC)

Monday, June 09, 2014 at 11:00 AM -- Nichols Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Read2gether (NBL)

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 11:15 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Read2gether (NIC)

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 1:00 PM -- Nichols Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Evening on the riverwalk

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The library?'s Children?'s Services staff will present this popular Riverwalk program, which will include stories, songs and a puppet show. Participants can bring a meal or snack. In the event of inclement weather, the program will take place in the Community Room of Nichols Library.