Programs & Events

Kids Write Away Redux

February 28th,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Grades 4-6. Registration Required.

Want to become the next famous author? Join us for one or all three classes this winter! The themes for each class are, "What is a Villain?," "Where is Your Voice?," and "Is that the Ending?"

Registration begins November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 12th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

LitWorks Teen Book Fest

March 2nd,
9:00am to 4:00pm
Join Eisenhower Library and Ridgewood High School for our 10th annual LitWorks Teen Book Fest celebrating authors and reading. For a list of visiting authors and a schedule of the day's events visit litworksbookfest.weebly.com

Civil War Discussion

March 2nd,
10:00am to 11:30am
Join Tom DeFranco for a monthly discussion of Civil War related books, events and historical figures.

Baby Storytime

March 4th,
10:30am to 11:15am
Baby Storytime
Ages 6-17 months with caregiver (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 
Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Adult Book Discussion

March 4th,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be announced soon.

Copies of the book are available at the Library Services Desk one month before our meeting. Join us for a lively discussion.

RSVP Tax Assistance

March 5th,
9:00am to 2:00pm
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of West Suburban Cook and Southern DuPage Counties, sponsored by Triton College, offers Tax Counseling for the Elderly, a free program for individuals age 60 and older from low to moderate income households.

Appointments will be taken starting on January 28th. For an appointment, call the RSVP Office at 708-456-0300 x3895.

Toddler Storytime

March 5th,
9:30am to 10:15am
Toddler Storytime
Ages 18-35 months with caregiver (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Junior Storytime

March 5th,
10:30am to 11:15am
Junior Storytime
Ages 3-5 years (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Leo's Little Mathematicians & Scientists

March 5th,
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Ages 5-6. Registration Required.

Part of Leo's Little Explorers. In true Leonardo Da Vinci fashion, we'll explore the worlds of math, science, art, and literacy. This week, we'll examine the concept of shapes using math and science. This program is ideal for those attending half day kindergarten.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Adult Book Discussion

March 5th,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be announced soon.

Copies of the book are available at the Library Services Desk one month before the discussion. If you are new to the club, please consider attending the Monday evening session.

Pre-School Fair

March 5th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Drop into the library to learn everything you need to know about enrolling your child into area pre-schools. Schools from Norridge and Harwood Heights will be in attendance to answer all of your questions about pre-school and what to do to get your child pre-school ready.

Toddler Storytime

March 6th,
10:00am to 10:45am
Toddler Storytime
Ages 18-35 months with caregiver (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Family Storytime

March 6th,
11:00am to 11:45am
Family Storytime
All Ages
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Battle of the Books

March 6th,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Battle of the Books challenges students in grades four through six to become familiar with literature. Comprehension and retention are put to the test in a Jeopardy style battle between the teams.

Area schools create their own teams and gather at the library to compete in a five-week battle on questions derived from selected books. See your school's Battle Coach to sign up.

Garden Club Craft: DIY Mason Bee House

March 6th,
6:00pm to 7:30pm
One of the best ways to increase garden yields is to support your local ecosystem with mason bees, a non-stinging species of pollinators common throughout the U.S. Build your own bee house to attract mason bees to your yard and garden.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Anonymous Teen Writers

March 7th,
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a weekly hour and a half of socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Teen Yoga

March 7th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Midterms got you stressed? Nicole Bujewski from Time In Yoga helps you learn to relax and reduce stress. All equipment provided, but bring your own mat if you wish. Grades 7-12.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Big Kids Storytime

March 7th,
6:00pm to 6:45pm
Big Kids Storytime
Grades K-2
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper grade range to learn and have fun. Big Kids Storytime is specifically designed for children who are in kindergarten through second grade. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Learn the Sewing Machine

March 7th,
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Learn the basics of the sewing machine. You will learn how to thread the machine and sew a simple stitch.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Junior Storytime

March 8th,
10:00am to 10:45am
Junior Storytime
Ages 3-5 years (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

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