Programs & Events

Anonymous Teen Writers

July 31st, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Writers in grade 7 through 12 are invited to join in on a weekly hour of socializing, discussion, and - of course - writing! Share your poems, songs or stories in a supportive space, or listen to others read their work.

Drop-in Big Kid Storytime

July 31st, 6:00pm to 6:45pm
Join us for stories, games, songs, and fun! Child must be between kindergarten and second grade to participate. Sign in at the Kids Desk upon arrival. You may review our storytime rules online or by stopping by the Kids Desk.

Advanced Photo Editing

July 31st, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Go beyond basic photo editing techniques by learning how to select and manipulate specific elements in a digital photo. Learn how to work with layers and advanced tools in a Photoshop-like program called Pixlr Editor, a free browser-based program.

Drop-in Junior Storytime

August 1st, 10:00am to 10:45am
Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, and fun! Child must be between three and five years in age to participate. Sign in at the Kids Desk upon arrival. You may review our storytime rules online or by stopping by Kids World.

Individual Computer Help 2:00 - 2:25

August 1st, 2:00pm to 2:25pm
If you have a computer question that you need help with, sign up for one 25 minute time slot with a technology clerk. Register early and come prepared with a list of questions that you would like to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn more about.

Individual Computer Help 2:25 - 2:50

August 1st, 2:25pm to 2:50pm
If you have a computer question that you need help with, sign up for one 25 minute time slot with a technology clerk. Register early and come prepared with a list of questions that you would like to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn more about.

Individual Computer Help 2:50 - 3:15

August 1st, 2:50pm to 3:15pm
If you have a computer question that you need help with, sign up for one 25 minute time slot with a technology clerk. Register early and come prepared with a list of questions that you would like to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn more about.

Individual Computer Help 3:15 - 3:40

August 1st, 3:15pm to 3:40pm
If you have a computer question that you need help with, sign up for one 25 minute time slot with a technology clerk. Register early and come prepared with a list of questions that you would like to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn more about.

Individual Computer Help 3:40 - 4:05

August 1st, 3:40pm to 4:05pm
If you have a computer question that you need help with, sign up for one 25 minute time slot with a technology clerk. Register early and come prepared with a list of questions that you would like to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn more about.

Civil War Book Discussion

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

Summer Picnic

August 2nd, 11:00am to 1:00pm
All Ages (Registration Required) Close out the Kids World Summer Reading Program with us at the Norridge Park District. We'll have a blast with games and snacks. Don't forget to bring your towel for the big annual water balloon fight!

IndieFlix Film: Chaplin's Art of Comedy

August 3rd, 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Experience our new IndieFlix film streaming service every Sunday this summer with screenings of our favorite IndieFlix films. Today, a compilation of Charlie Chaplin's early shorts.

C.R.A.F.T.Y Monday: Pez Flash Drives

August 4th, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
No one will guess your Pez dispenser is really a secret flash drive hiding all your private information. All materials will be provided.

Adult Book Discussion: The Lowland

August 4th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The August Adult Book Discussion book will be The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri. Copies of the book will be available in regular and large type. Loans will also be available in audio formats and on the Nook. Join us for a lively discussion.

Adult Book Discussion: The Lowland

August 5th, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
The August Adult Book Discussion book will be The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri. Copies of the book will be available in regular and large type. Loans will also be available in audio formats and on the Nook. Join us for a lively discussion.

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