Programs & Events

Kids Yoga

March 28th,
4:30pm to 5:30pm
Ages 7-10 Registration Required (One session per family please)

Enjoy Yoga at the library with a registered yoga teacher. This program focuses on yoga and integrative learning with storytelling. Yoga mats are provided.

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

Ghost Roads of Illinois

March 28th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Historian David Clark explores the ghost stories, eerie legends, and supernatural phenomena found along the forgotten and haunted thoroughfares of Illinois.

Registration starts February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning February 12th.

Classic Film Series: Kiss Me Kate

March 29th,
1:00pm to 3:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues with Kiss Me Kate.

The behind-the-scenes quarrels of a divorced couple mirror those in the musical in which they are performing. Starring Kathryn Grayson and Howard Keel. 1953. Unrated. 1h 49m.

Film historian Ralph Amelio leads a discussion following the movie.

Starting to Sew: Part 2

March 29th,
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Grades 4 to 6.

This two part session provides basic sewing machine instruction. Each sewer will have a completed project at the end of Part 2.

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

Anonymous Teen Writers

March 29th,
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.

Girls Who Code

March 29th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
We're looking for girls in grades 6-12 who want to learn computer science skills and join a supportive sisterhood of thousands of coding girls across the country. No experience necessary! Learn how to code and change the world.

Drop-in Big Kids Storytime

March 29th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Grades K - 2

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Crochet-o-rama: Crochet a Shawl

March 29th,
6:30pm to 8:30pm
$5.00 - Crochet a wrap to keep you warm this spring. Learn the basics of crocheting and take home your own crochet hook, yarn, and project guide.

Registration starts February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning February 12th.

Drop-in Junior Storytime

March 30th,
10:30am to 11:30am
Ages: 3-5 Years

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

U Make: Slime

March 30th,
11:30am to 12:45pm
Grades 3-6. Registration required.

Calling all young scientists! Sticky, goopy, and squishy... Who doesn't like slime? Learn how to make a few different kind of slime and different ways to play with it.

Registration starts February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning February 12th. Priority for Kids World programs is given to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Excel 2016 Series

March 30th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
In this three-part class, learn the basics, intermediate skills, and advanced skills of making spreadsheets with the latest version of Excel.

Registration begins February 5 for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards.  All others may register beginning February 12.

Rug Hooking Demonstration

March 31st,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Get inspired by watching rug hookers at work, and seeing their finished products. Then, register to get started on your own rug on May 29th or 31st.

Lego Master Builders Challenge

March 31st,
1:00pm to 1:59pm
Saturday March 31. Ages 8-12.

Want to try out some new Lego ideas? Want to learn real world science skills? Master Builders Challenge is for you!

Registration starts February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents. Others may register beginning February 12th.

Lego Day

March 31st,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Ages 4-12.

Come and build with our Lego Bricks!

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

Drop-in Baby Storytime

April 2nd,
10:30am to 11:30am
Ages: 6 - 17 Months

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Crazy Eights Math Club - Season 2

April 2nd,
4:30pm to 5:45pm
Grades K-2. Registration required (for the full eight weeks).

Join Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s, a totally new kind of math club where you'll build stuff, toss beach balls, make amazing mazes and more! You'll have a blast with mischief-making activities like Beach Ball Party, Funny Money and Glow-in-the-Dark City. Registration is for all eight weekly classes.

Adult Book Discussion

April 2nd,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be announced soon. Copies of the book will be available in regular and large type. Loans will also be available in audio and eBook formats. Join us for a lively discussion.

Drop-in Toddler Storytime

April 3rd,
9:30am to 10:30am
Ages: 18-35 Months

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Drop-in Junior Storytime

April 3rd,
10:30am to 11:30am
Ages: 3-5 Years

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

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