Programs for Kids
Registration starts March 1, 2015
Register by calling (708) 447-0869, or at the YS Help Desk or click on a program title to register on the website!
For babies and toddlers with an adult. Songs, finger play, simple stories, rhythm sticks/shakers and group play.
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.: Feb 26; Mar 5, 12, 19, 26; Apr 9, 16, 23, 30; May *6 (*Wednesday), 14.
Messy Mornings for Munchkins
For ages 2 and up with an adult. Enjoy short, active stories and messy fun in this very hands-on program! Each week will feature a different creative tactile experience. Space is limited; priority will be given to North Riverside residents.
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.: Feb 24; Mar 3, 19, 24; Apr 7, 21, 28; May 5.
Tales & Treats!
For ages 2 through 5. Snack along to fun stories, then make a craft to take home!
Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.: Feb 28; Mar 14, 28; Apr 11, 25; May 9.
For children of all ages with an adult. Meets at the fireplace on the main floor.
Mondays at 6:30 p.m.: Mar 9; Apr 13; May 4.
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.: Mar 10; Apr 14; May 12.
After-school Read Aloud Club
Practice reading aloud in a small group. Bring a book you’re currently reading to each session. *Space is limited – priority given to North Riverside residents.
Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. for 1st and 2nd grade
Feb 24; Mar 3, 10, 17, 24; Apr 7, 14, 21, 28.
Mad Scientists Club
For 1st grade and up. Hands-on (and often messy) exploration of science and matter. Limited to 24.
Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.
- March 12 – Catapults
- April 16 – Magnets
For 1st grade and up. Use the library’s LEGOs to build your version of the theme of the month. Win a PRIZE for the most imaginative creation.
Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.: Mar 21, Apr 18.