Storytime & Events
September 14 - November 19, 2015
Cozy up at the library for our fall storytimes: Alphabet Soup, Baby Tales, Curious Science Investigators, Evening Storytime, Polish Storytime, and Story Lab. Join us also for our seasonal programs including Firefighter Storytime and Gingerbread Storytime. A ticket or registration is required for entry into these events. See our newsletter or online calendar for more information.
For ages 2 - 3 years with parent/caregiver
Wednesdays at 10am (45 minutes)
Focuses on alphabet, number, shape and color recognition using nursery rhymes, stories, finger plays, puppets and songs. There is also a simple craft. Ticket required.
For ages 6 months - 2 years with parent/caregiver
Mondays at 10am (45 minutes)
Features nursery rhymes, stories, finger plays, and songs. There is also a simple craft and playtime. Ticket required.
CSI - Curious Science Investigators
For 1st grade and up
Tuesdays or Thursdays at 4:15pm (45 minutes)
Have you heard about STEM? This class combines a little bit of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math with a whole lot of fun! Hands-on activities for inquisitive minds! (Shhh...learning involved). Space limited to 30. Registration required.
For all ages and families
Wednesdays at 6:30pm (30 minutes)
Includes stories, puppets, fingerplays, and songs. A craft will be available. Ticket required.
For all ages and parent or caregiver
Tuesday, October 6 at 10am or 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 7 at 6:30pm
Thursday, October 8 at 10am
Elk Grove Village Firefighters will be coming to the library to read books, talk about fire safety, and show us their fire fighting protective gear. This special storytime will replace Story Lab for the week of October 6. You do not need to register, just come! Ticket required.
For all ages, and families
Tuesday, December 1 at 10am or 1:30pm
Wednesday, December 2 at 6:30pm
Thursday, December 3 at 10am
Run, run as fast as you can to our special Gingerbread Storytime! We will be reading several different versions of this popular story, and then create our very own gingerbread house out of graham crackers, frosting and candy! Ticket required.
For all ages and families
Mondays at 6:30pm (30 minutes)
Includes stories, puppets, finger plays, songs, and a craft - all in Polish. Ticket required.
For ages 3 and up with parent/caregiver
Tuesdays at 10am or 1:30pm (1 hour)
Thursdays at 10am (1 hour)
Read, explore, ask, discover. This interactive class will include stories, crafts, and simple science activities that promote reading and encourage a child's natural curiosity about the world. Space limited to 30. Ticket required.
Last Updated: August 26, 2015