Facebook Movie Night: Mystery Liner

Monday, July 25, 2022, 7:00 PM.

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara in McLintock!


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Virtual Storytime and Craft

Monday, July 25, 6:00 PM. Ages 4-8.

We're celebrating summer with a fun summer themed Storytimes and crafts on Zoom! Pick up supplies in Kids World one week before each program!


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U Make: Pet Cactus Rocks

Saturday, July 23, 10:30 - 11:30 AM. Ages 12 & under (7 & Under with an Adult)

Come join us as we create some beautiful cactus pet rocks with fun googly eyes for gifting or decorating.


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Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7-12 are invited to join us every week for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.


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Campfire Tales Club: The Black God’s Drums

Wednesday, July 20, 2022, 6:30 PM.

Join us in the library's garden this summer for an evening discussion of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novellas. This month we'll discuss The Black God's Drums by P. Djeli Clark.


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U Make: Outdoor Art

Wednesday, July 20, 2:00 - 5:00 PM. Ages 3-12 with an Adult.

Dress for mess! You are invited to come play and create with various messy art materials that we would never try indoors.


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Take a Closer Look! Artifact Table

Wednesday, July 20, 2022 1:30 - 2:30 PM. Drop-in. All Ages Welcome!

Stop in to get a closer look at nature! Hal Tyrrell Trailside Museum of Natural History is bringing interesting things from the area's forest preserves.


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Tuesday Night Acoustic Jam

Tuesday, July 05, 12, 19, 26, & August 02, 6:30 PM.

Join us for five Tuesday evening acoustic jam sessions. Bring your guitar, ukulele, harmonica, or other acoustic instrument to play along or enjoy the performances of others. No amps, no mics, just fun.


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Pen and Ink Writers Group

Monday, July 18, 7:00 PM.

The Pen and Ink Writers Group gathers on the third Monday of each month to read short stories, poems or essays, all inspired by a common theme. Build up your writing skills through practice, presentation and positive critique.


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Facebook Movie Night: McLintock!

Monday, July 18, 2022, 7:00 PM.

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara in McLintock!


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Bring Your Own Book Club

Friday, July 15, 3:30 PM.

Have a favorite book or two (or four) you'd like to share with fellow readers and librarians? Drop into our BYO book club to tell us about them!


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Book a Listener

Thursday, July 14, 5:00 - 8:00 PM. Ages 12 & under.

Read out loud to a librarian in an individual session geared towards readers who are not confident at grade level. Be sure to bring something to read.


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Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7-12 are invited to join us every week for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.


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Tuesday Night Acoustic Jam

Tuesday, July 05, 12, 19, 26, & August 02, 6:30 PM.

Join us for five Tuesday evening acoustic jam sessions. Bring your guitar, ukulele, harmonica, or other acoustic instrument to play along or enjoy the performances of others. No amps, no mics, just fun.


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Facebook Movie Night: Indestructible Man

Monday, July 11, 2022, 7:00 PM.

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching the sci-fi thriller Indestructible Man.


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Pixel Power

Monday, July 11, 4:00 PM.

Art goes 8-bit! Bring digital art to the real world and make your very own pixel creation. Be completely original, or use one of the many patterns that will be available. Workshop Waivers must be completed to ensure registration.


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Mobile Museum of Tolerance

July 18 - 22, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Visit the Mobile Museum of Tolerance, an initiative of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, bringing world-class learning experiences to communities across the state of Illinois. In the museum, learn about how ordinary citizens stood up against oppression in Nazi Germany and how people today can take an active role in preventing hate and promoting tolerance.


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Adaptive Hour

Sunday, July 10, 12:00 - 1:00 PM. Ages 12 & Under.

Families with children 12 and under who have a diagnosis or disability are invited to visit the Kids World Department for a special hour exclusively for you! Kids will be able to do crafts, explore Kids World. and meet other families in this special before-hours program!


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