Upcoming Events

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4-7 Year Old Spanish Storytime

May 6th, 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.

Basic Writing (Project CARE)

May 7th, 2015, 10:00am to 11:30am
Learn grammar, spelling, and punctuation (from the beginning) in this drop-in study group. Practice writing messages, filling out applications, and much more. Start anytime!

3-4 Year Old Story Time

May 7th, 2015, 10:00am to 10:45am
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, games, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

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.

Computer Tutoring

May 7th, 2015, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.

A Fairy Fun Puppet Show

May 7th, 2015, 4:30pm to 5:00pm
Our Youth Volunteers have written their own fairy tale-inspired plays that they will perform themselves! Meet us in the Primary Room for the fun!

Drop in, registration is not necessary.

GED Study Group

May 7th, 2015, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Improve math or writing for placement tests like the GED, Accuplacer, and more. Or, just brush up on the basics for self-improvement.

Lapsit Story Time (16-23 months)

May 8th, 2015, 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, playtime and a simple craft activity.

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.

Open Baby Play

May 8th, 2015, 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.

ESL Beginner Speaking

May 9th, 2015, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Practice makes perfect! This ESL study group is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students at a very high level might find personal tutoring more helpful, but everyone is welcome to try the group to see if they like it.

DUPLO @ Your Library Club

May 9th, 2015, 10:30am to 11:30am
Bring your wee ones to develop their creative building skills with us at the library! DUPLO® blocks will be available to construct their masterpieces.

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.

Creative Kids Craft Club

May 9th, 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.

LEGO<sup>®</sup> @ Your Library Club

May 9th, 2015, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Bring your creative building skills and join us at the library for a LEGO® Club. LEGO® blocks will be available to construct your masterpiece. May's theme is Children's Book Scenes.

Please register for this event online, by phone, or in person at our Youth Services desk.