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Baby Bookworms Storytime

October 18th, 2017, 10:30am to 11:15am
0 - 19 months. Storytimes introduce children to the joy of books and develop their early literacy skills with fun, interactive experiences. Sessions run 45 - 60 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, word play, or a simple craft.

Read For the Record: Quackers

October 19th, 2017 (All day)
The first 50 families will get a free copy of "Quackers", by Liz Wong!
On October 19th, 2017, people across the country will unite to read the children’s book Quackers, a quirky story about a cat who thinks he is a duck, in support of Jumpstart’s mission: to work toward the day every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed. Come pick up your copy at the Youth Services desk on Oct. 19th! While supplies last.

Monster Slime Time

October 21st, 2017, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Ages 7 and up. Create your own icky monster slime at our gooey laboratory! Dress for mess!

You must register for this program here, in person at the Youth Services desk, or at 708.795.8000 ex 3088.

Rising Readers Storytime

October 23rd, 2017, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
For 5 and up.

Storytimes introduce children to the joy of books and develop their early literacy skills with fun, interactive experiences. Sessions run 45-60 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, word play, or a simple craft.

Baby Bookworms Storytime

October 25th, 2017, 10:30am to 11:15am
0 - 19 months. Storytimes introduce children to the joy of books and develop their early literacy skills with fun, interactive experiences. Sessions run 45 - 60 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, word play, or a simple craft.

Adult Writers Group

October 26th, 2017, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you always wanted to write? Join our supportive and friendly group of writers for inspiration and camaraderie. We're dedicated to finishing our projects, sharing tips for story ideas, making time to write and having fun. No experience necessary.

Rising Readers Storytime

October 30th, 2017, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
For 5 and up.

Storytimes introduce children to the joy of books and develop their early literacy skills with fun, interactive experiences. Sessions run 45-60 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, word play, or a simple craft.

Baby Bookworms Storytime

November 1st, 2017, 10:30am to 11:15am
0 - 19 months. Storytimes introduce children to the joy of books and develop their early literacy skills with fun, interactive experiences. Sessions run 45 - 60 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, word play, or a simple craft.

Book Vs. Movie: Boss Baby

November 4th, 2017, 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Did you know that the movie Boss Baby, the tale of a brief-case wielding, suit-wearing baby with tricks up his sleeve, is based on a book? Hear the original picture book and stay for a screening of the animated movie! See if you can notice the differences! Rated PG. Snacks welcome.

Rising Readers Storytime

November 6th, 2017, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
For 5 and up.

Storytimes introduce children to the joy of books and develop their early literacy skills with fun, interactive experiences. Sessions run 45-60 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, word play, or a simple craft.