Upcoming Events

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Lapsit Story Time (16-23 months)

May 9th, 2014, 10:00am to 10:30am
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and a simple craft activity.


Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088 or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

Open Baby Play

May 9th, 2014, 11:00am to 3:00pm
Play is an important part of all areas of development in a wee one. Give your baby the benefits of play in a social environment and network with other parents / caregivers in this relaxed, informal environment. For ages 5 months - 24 months; no registration required.

Anime Mondays

May 12th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Much of the manga in the Teen Collection has been made into animated television series and features that air primarily in Japan. Every Monday we will feature either an episode from a featured anime series or an animated film. No commercials, nothing but the tasty cream of the animated crop!

Knuckle Sandwich Theatre Presents...

May 13th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
From the classic Kung Fu flicks of Hong Kong, to Savate and Parkour in Europe, to Tony Jaa and the current crop of action spectaculars coming out of Thailand - the Library offers an ongoing extravaganza of martial arts films from around the world.

Crafteens

May 14th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Feeling crafty? Need a project? We've got you covered. There's always something new to create!

Open Baby Play

May 16th, 2014, 11:00am to 3:00pm
Play is an important part of all areas of development in a wee one. Give your baby the benefits of play in a social environment and network with other parents / caregivers in this relaxed, informal environment. For ages 5 months - 24 months; no registration required.

Booked for Breakfast

May 17th, 2014, 10:30am to 11:30am
What could be better than talking about the books you love with other book lovers? How about talking about your favorite books over breakfast? Breakfast and beverages will be provided. Bring your appetite and a thirst for knowledge!

Anime Mondays

May 19th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Much of the manga in the Teen Collection has been made into animated television series and features that air primarily in Japan. Every Monday we will feature either an episode from a featured anime series or an animated film. No commercials, nothing but the tasty cream of the animated crop!

Knuckle Sandwich Theatre Presents...

May 20th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
From the classic Kung Fu flicks of Hong Kong, to Savate and Parkour in Europe, to Tony Jaa and the current crop of action spectaculars coming out of Thailand - the Library offers an ongoing extravaganza of martial arts films from around the world.

Whatever Games

May 21st, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Is there a game you've wanted to play but it hasn't been featured during a game day? Bring it along and join other gamers to play... whatever games you want!