Kids Events for the Month of January

Pete the Cat Celebration (NIC)

Monday, January 02, 2017 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Those who love their white shoes and love Pete the Cat can enjoy stories, dancing and a craft celebrating the coolest cat in the library.

Family Storytime (95th)

Monday, January 02, 2017 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.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Monday, January 02, 2017 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.

Maker Mondays (NIC)

Monday, January 02, 2017 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Visit the library's Makerspace each week to tinker, create and build hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) activities. The library will provide the materials - kids provide the imagination! For children in 1st through 5th grades with a caregiver.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Tuesday, January 03, 2017 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. 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 (NIC)

Tuesday, January 03, 2017 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.

Readers' Theater Workshop (NBL)

Tuesday, January 03, 2017 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Stories come to life in Readers' Theater! Participants will have fun reading and interacting with books in an exciting way. For children in 3rd through 5th grades. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 20 participants.

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The Power of Play (NIC)

Wednesday, January 04, 2017 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Adult and child interactive play is critical to language development. Caregivers are invited to the library to play with their child at stations of fun and games, including manipulatives, board games and puzzles as well as items for imaginative play and gross motor activity. For infants through 5th grade with a caregiver.