Kids Events for the Month of June

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.

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 (NBL)

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- 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.

Book & Cookie Club (NBL)

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Join us for our parent and child book discussion group! You and your parent (or other favorite adult) will read a book together and then come to the Naper Blvd. Library to discuss the book with others, as well as enjoy a cookie or two. Our book for June is The Magic Thief by Sarah Prineas. We will meet the author by Skype and have an opportunity to ask her questions! The library will have multiple copies of the book for checkout. Books may also be checked out through LINKin. Ask our staff for help. For children in grades 3rd - 5th.

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Family Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, June 12, 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.

No Unwanted Birds (NBL) : Kristin Ludwig, Author of "No Unwanted Birds"

Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Attendees can meet parakeet NUBS, the first therapy bird from Pawsitive Therapy Troupe. Kristin Ludwig, author of ?"No Unwanted Birds,?" will share the bird?'s incredible story of rescue and rehabilitation. Ludwig and other volunteers from the organization will showcase five small and large birds who will entertain the audience.

Family Storytime (NSL)

Monday, June 16, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street 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.