Programs & Events

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.

Adult Book Discussion

April 3rd,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
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.

Advanced Computer Literacy Series

April 3rd,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Extend your computer knowledge in this three-part series.

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

Drop-in Toddler Storytime

April 4th,
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 Family Storytime

April 4th,
1:00pm to 2:00pm
All Ages Welcome

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.

Starting to Sew: Part 1

April 4th,
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.

Butterfly Habitats Through the Seasons

April 4th,
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Butterflies add extra beauty and interest to any garden. Join Stephanie Walquist, co-founder of the West Cook chapter of Wild Ones, to learn about butterfly diversity and how to attract butterflies with a habitat garden.

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

Starting to Sew: Part 2

April 5th,
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

April 5th,
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.

Drop-in Big Kids Storytime

April 5th,
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.

Girls Who Code

April 5th,
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.

Magician Bill Cook

April 5th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
As seen on Penn and Teller's Fool Us, Bill Cook's high-energy magic combines comedy, drama, and audience participation. Don't miss this show, guaranteed to entertain audiences both young and old.

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

Mobile Device Help

April 6th,
10:00am to 11:00am
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 February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning February 12th.

Drop-in Junior Storytime

April 6th,
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.

Mobile Device Help

April 6th,
11:00am to 12:00pm
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 February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning February 12th.

U Make: Slime

April 6th,
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.

Civil War Discussion

April 7th,
10:00am to 11:30am
Join Tom DeFranco for a monthly discussion of Civil War related books, events and historical figures.

Peter and the Wolf

April 8th,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Ages 12 and under. Registration Required

The Windsome Quintet will be performing a very special Peter and the Wolf concert just for kids! Experience classical music that is sure to be fun for the whole family.

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 9th,
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.

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