Upcoming Events

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Open Board Gaming

April 21st, 2015, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
The world of gaming goes way beyond Monopoly and Checkers. Come learn a few new games as well as play some of the old classics!

3-5 Year Old Story Time

April 21st, 2015, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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.

4-7 Year Old Spanish Storytime

April 22nd, 2015, 4:30pm to 5:15pm
Join Miss Brigida for a Spanish/English story time experience!

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, playtime, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

Young Chess Warriors

April 22nd, 2015, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Come learn the age old game of chess from a skilled instructor and play with other kids! No experience necessary. Chess board provided. Ages 8-14.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event.

The Basics of Budgeting

April 22nd, 2015, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
As part of Money Smart Week,Take Charge Illinois offers a financial workshop on budgeting. Learn how to prepare a monthly budget, comparison shop, cut expenses, and track & maintain a budget.

Club Mess Craft Club

April 23rd, 2015, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Are you ready to make a mess ? Let go with Miss Marissa for this super cool arts and craft club. We’ll make a beautiful, craftastic mess!

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. Enrollment registers you for the whole six week session. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

Throwback Thursdays

April 23rd, 2015, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
From the super campy “Space Ghost” to the bizarre and surreal “Aaahh!!! Real Monsters,” come kick back and watch some retro cartoons and films from the 1950s through the 1990s

Saturday Matinee ("The Maze Runner")

April 25th, 2015, 12:00pm to 2:30pm
You've all heard people say "the book was better..." Find out for yourself! As we feature a different book-made-into-a-movie each month. Read the book. Watch the movie. Discuss both! And don't worry; we'll bring the popcorn!

Creative Kids Craft Club

April 25th, 2015, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Fun is in store this spring with magnificent crafts to spark your imagination and help you think creatively! Join us for a different project every week.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. Enrollment registers you for the whole six week session. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

Youth Volunteers

April 25th, 2015, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
For use of the Youth Volunteer Program. Youth volunteers are in 6th-8th grade. Teen volunteers are 9th -12th grade. Stop at the Youth Services desk to pick up applications or go to http://www.berwynlibrary.org/junior-volunteer-program-jvp.

Youth Volunteers

April 25th, 2015, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
For use of the Youth Volunteer Program. Youth volunteers are in 6th-8th grade. Teen volunteers are 9th -12th grade. Stop at the Youth Services desk to pick up applications or go to http://www.berwynlibrary.org/junior-volunteer-program-jvp.

Anime Mondays

April 27th, 2015, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Manga fans and Anime fans, rejoice! Every Monday, the Teens room will feature an episode from an Anime series or a full-length film.

Requests and suggestions can be sent to ra@berwynlibrary.org