Programs & Events

Family Yoga

July 22nd,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Ages 5-12 with an adult. Registration Required/

Join us for our first Family Yoga class! Kids and parents will have this yoga class together. Mats will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own.

Registration starts May 28th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts June 3rd. Priority for Kids programs is given to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Mobile Device Help

July 22nd,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Have a phone or tablet and need help getting started? Need advanced help with an app? Sign up for personalized individual help! One device per session, though multiple people may attend with the device.

Registration starts May 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts May 13th.

Mobile Device Help

July 22nd,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Have a phone or tablet and need help getting started? Need advanced help with an app? Sign up for personalized individual help! One device per session, though multiple people may attend with the device.

Registration starts May 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts May 13th.

Toddler Storytime

July 23rd,
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. 

Teen Creativity Camp

July 23rd,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Where will your artistic skills take you? This summer, create a role playing campaign, design characters, and record the story as a podcast. Throw in some sidewalk chalk drawing, poetry, and photography and you'll have a full week of creativity. For teens in grades 7-12.

Registration starts May 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts May 13th.

Junior Storytime

July 23rd,
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. 

Teen Music Club

July 23rd,
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Music fans of all levels in grades 7-12 are invited to hang out with friends and geek out about music. During each session, we'll talk about music, write songs, learn some instruments, and make recordings in the Workshop studio. Bring your ideas, instruments, and friends.

Modern Times Film Series: BlacKkKlansman

July 23rd,
6:00pm to 8:30pm
The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be BlacKkKlansman.

In the early 1970s, an African American police officer is assigned to infiltrate the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan with the help of a Jewish detective. 2018. 2h 15m. Rated R.

Teen Creativity Camp

July 24th,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Where will your artistic skills take you? This summer, create a role playing campaign, design characters, and record the story as a podcast. Throw in some sidewalk chalk drawing, poetry, and photography and you'll have a full week of creativity. For teens in grades 7-12.

Registration starts May 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts May 13th.

Toddler Storytime

July 24th,
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

July 24th,
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. 

Coffee with the Director

July 24th,
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Stop in at Fannie's Cafe, grab a free cup of coffee, and share your thoughts, comments, and suggestions with library director Stacy Wittmann.

Basic Computer Literacy Series

July 24th,
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Learn the basics of using a computer in this two-part Computer Literacy Series. This series covers:

  • What a mouse is and how to use one
  • How the window works on a computer
  • The parts of a computer
  • The buttons on a keyboard
  • Using the "window"
  • Understanding Microsoft WindowsT
  • The concept of the internet
  • Parts of an internet browser
  • Different types of sites you may encounter on the internet 

Teen Creativity Camp

July 25th,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Where will your artistic skills take you? This summer, create a role playing campaign, design characters, and record the story as a podcast. Throw in some sidewalk chalk drawing, poetry, and photography and you'll have a full week of creativity. For teens in grades 7-12.

Registration starts May 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts May 13th.

Classic Film Series: Pal Joey

July 25th,
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues with Pal Joey.

A charming singer woos a rich widow until an innocent chorus girl comes along. Starring Rita Hayworth and Frank Sinatra. 1957. Not Rated. 1h 51m.

Film historian Ralph Amelio leads a discussion following the movie.

Learn to Paint

July 25th,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Grades 1-3. Registration Required. Kids under 7 must bring an adult.

Everyone can be an artist! Learn to paint in Piet Mondrian style with lines and squares.

Registration starts May 28th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts June 3rd. Priority for Kids programs is given to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Anonymous Teen Writers

July 25th,
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.

Big Kids Storytime

July 25th,
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. 

Teen Creativity Camp

July 26th,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Where will your artistic skills take you? This summer, create a role playing campaign, design characters, and record the story as a podcast. Throw in some sidewalk chalk drawing, poetry, and photography and you'll have a full week of creativity. For teens in grades 7-12.

Registration starts May 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts May 13th.

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