Programs & Events

Kids Yoga

March 27th,
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.

Mobile Device Help

March 27th,
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 February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning February 12th.

Modern Times Film Series: The Beguiled

March 27th,
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 The Beguiled. During the Civil War, a wounded Union soldier's arrival at a girls school in Virginia leads to jealousy and betrayal. 2017. Rated R. 1h 33m.

Mobile Device Help

March 27th,
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 February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning February 12th.

Drop-in Toddler Storytime

March 28th,
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

March 28th,
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

March 28th,
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.

Crochet-o-rama: Crochet a Shawl

March 28th,
3:00pm to 5:00pm
$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.

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: My Little Chickadee

March 29th,
1:00pm to 3:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues with My Little Chickadee.

After being run out of town for kissing a bandit, Flower Belle Lee marries a conman to regain her "respectability." 1940. Unrated R. 1h 23m.

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.

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