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Youth Services Storytime and Program Registration opens May 30th
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Start Time: 9:30 AM
Description:
Sign up for Summer 2018 storytimes and programs today.
Age(s): Children
Youth Services Summer Library Challenge opens on June 4
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Monday, June 04, 2018
Start Time: 9:30 AM
Description:
This summer the Youth Services department invites all young readers (birth through 5th grade) to participate in the Summer Library Challenge. This summer’s theme is Libraries Rock!
Age(s): Children
Other:
Come to the Library or sign-up online for the Summer Library Challenge Earn prizes for reaching levels this summer! Beginning Monday, June 11, prize distribution begins and your chil...
Marimbamania! Libraries Rock! Kickoff
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
Venue: McClure Junior High Gym, 4225 Wolf Road. Families welcome. No Registration Required.
Welcome to this unique, informative, and entertaining presentation of music and marimbas from around...
Age(s): All Ages
Science ROCKS!! Popping Candy Experiments
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
Let’s explore our sense of hearing with pop rocks candy! In this fun, hands-on experiment, we’ll use different types of fluids to determine which one pops the loudest with our candy.

Age(s): Grades K-1
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
READ to the Dogs
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
Beginning or independent readers love to practice reading aloud to one of the dogs from Hinsdale Humane Society’s Pet Assisted Learning Program because it’s pressure-free! Reading time is a one-on-one...
Age(s): 5-8 years
Edible Rocks
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
Can you name the three types of rocks? We’ll explore the differences of sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous rocks in this hands-on, food-based experiment.

Age(s): Grades 2-3
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Sensory Friendly Movie: Paddington 2
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
Before the traditional movie viewing, we will have a sensory friendly movie time. The lights will be brighter, and the volume of the movie will be lower than usual, and children should feel free to wa...
Age(s): All Ages
Other:
Children under 5 yrs. must be accompanied by caregivers.
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Kids Summer Movies: Paddington 2
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
Start Time: 5:30 PM
Description:
Cool off at the library by watching a movie with us. Feel free to bring a pillow to get comfy!
Age(s): All Ages
Other:
Children under 5 yrs. must be accompanied by caregivers.
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Kindness Rocks
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Monday, June 18, 2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
Description:
Bring a little hope and cheer to Western Springs by setting out a Kindness Rock. We will supply the rocks, paints, and examples, and you bring your imagination.
Age(s): Grades 1-3
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM
Description:
All ages with caregiver; No Registration Required
We’ll have different activities for all age groups, feel free to drop in for a bit or stay for the whole time!
Age(s): All Ages
Minute To Win It!
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Start Time: 10:30 AM
Description:
Join us for this rocking challenge! Compete in a variety of challenges that will test skills you didn’t know you had. Stack, spin, shake, bounce, and launch your way to victory. All participants will ...
Age(s): Grades 1-3
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Family Storytime: Dancing Around the World
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Start Time: 6:45 PM
Description:
In celebration of National Music Day, we’ll dance our way through stories, songs and a craft!
Age(s): 2 yrs. +
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
“Live” Birds of Prey
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Friday, June 22, 2018
Start Time: 10:30 AM
Description:
Best suited for ages 4 yrs. and up Registration Required
Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to rehabilitation of injured, sick and orphaned bi...
Age(s): 4+ years
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Book to Art Club: The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Start Time: 4:30 PM
Description:
We’ll read together and discuss The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors by Drew Daywalt. Then craft our own construction paper rocks.
Age(s): Grades 1-3
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Sensory Friendly Movie: Coco
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
Before the traditional movie viewing, we will have a sensory friendly movie time. The lights will be brighter, and the volume of the movie will be lower than usual, and children should feel free to wa...
Age(s): All Ages
Other:
Children under 5 yrs. must be accompanied by caregivers.
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Kids Summer Movies: Coco
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Start Time: 5:30 PM
Description:
Cool off at the library by watching a movie with us. Feel free to bring a pillow and get comfy
Age(s): All Ages
Other:
Children under 5 yrs. must be accompanied by caregivers.
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Mermaid Dance Party
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Monday, July 02, 2018
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Description:
Party like a mermaid, dancing seaweed limbo, decorating a tiara and other fun activities. Snacks will be served so please let us know of any dietary needs when you register.
Age(s): Grades K-1
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Better Together: Adult + Kids Art Night
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Monday, July 02, 2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
Description:
Best suited for 5-10 year-olds and one adult In this process art program, parents and children will work together using art supplies to create their unique masterpiece. The finished product wil...
Age(s): All Ages, Grades K-3, Grades 3-5
Is Nature Noisy? Shake, Rattle & Roll
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
Shhh, did you hear that? We’ll listen for sounds in nature and create a “rattlesnake tail” to test how far sound travels.
Age(s): Grades K-1
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
READ to the Dogs
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
Beginning or independent readers love to practice reading aloud to one of the dogs from Hinsdale Humane Society’s Pet Assisted Learning Program because it’s pressure-free! Reading time is a one-on-one...
Age(s): 5-8 years
Senses in Nature
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
If you were a hungry hawk could you hear your dinner? We’ll experiment with games and activities to learn how animals use their sense of hearing in the natural world.
Age(s): Grades 2-3
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Sensory Friendly Movie: Wonder
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
Before the traditional movie viewing, we will have a sensory friendly movie time. The lights will be brighter, and the volume of the movie will be lower than usual, and children should feel free to wa...
Age(s): All Ages
Other:
Children under 5 yrs. must be accompanied by caregivers.
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Kids Summer Movies: Wonder
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018
Start Time: 5:30 PM
Description:
Cool off at the library by watching a movie with us. Feel free to bring a pillow and get comfy!
Age(s): All Ages
Other:
Children under 5 yrs. must be accompanied by caregivers.
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
Toddler Dance Party
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Monday, July 16, 2018
Start Time: 2:30 PM
Description:
Toddlers, Preschoolers, and Caregivers dance their sillies out! Come dance with us to your child's favorite songs. Children are encouraged to bring their favorite stuffed animal to dance with. Snacks ...
Age(s): 2 yrs. +
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
“A World of Stories” by Shanta Nurullah
Event Type: Children's Program
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
Description:
Shanta is a storyteller, musician, and teaching artist based in Chicago. 'A World of Stories' features stories from several different cultures and sounds from Shanta's collection of world instruments....
Age(s): All Ages
Status: Openings (Card Number Required)
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