Youth Services

Kids Book Club, May 18th @2pm

Posted April 7, 2014 | Posted in Kids News & Events,Uncategorized

Join us for Kids Book Club on Sunday May 18th. We are reading One Came Home by Amy Timberlake. Join us for a discussion of the book and a book themed snack. All kids age 10 and up are welcome. Please call 630-834-1176 to register.

Earth Day is Every Day!

Posted April 7, 2014 | Posted in Kids News & Events

Earth DayTuesday, April 22, 7:00-8:00pm

Artist Wendee Goles brings creative projects for kids to make using simple household items.  Come celebrate Earth Day and show your commitment to reduce, reuse, recycle!

For kids 8 and older.  Register in advance.

The Eco-Bot Challenge

Posted April 1, 2014 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events

Friday, April 18 11:00 – noonrobot

What can you do with a watch battery, a toothbrush head, and a pager motor?  Come explore engineering and environmental science in this program brought to the library from the University of Illinois Extension.   For ages 8 and older.  Register in advance.


KIDS CONTEST: Money-Smart Ideas

Posted March 31, 2014 | Posted in Kids News & Events,Youth Services


pig coin bank smileMONEY! MONEY! MONEY!
It is very useful… but it’s not so easy to come by when you are a kid! What can you do to earn it, save it, or grow it? We want to hear YOUR thoughts. Share your best original money-smart ideas JUST FOR KIDS with us! Tell us all about your idea, and we’ll choose the best one to receive a prize! Entries accepted online (click here) and at the library from April 1-April 12, 2014.

Gardening for Kids – Pizza Garden Fun

Posted March 28, 2014 | Posted in Kids News & Events

seedlingSaturday, April 12  2:00 to 3:15 pm
Local gardener Angie Rojek will share her ideas and strategies for beginning gardeners who want to get their hands in the dirt.  Come get inspired for the upcoming growing season!!!

Kids age 8 and older may attend on their own.  Kids 7 and younger must attend with an adult.  Registration is required.

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