Programs for Kids
December 1, 2014
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.: Dec 4, 11, 18; Jan 8, 15, 22, 29; Feb 5, 12, 19, 26.
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.: Dec 9, 16; Jan 6, 13, 20, 27; Feb 3, 10, 17, 24.
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.: Nov 22; Dec 13; Jan 10, 24; Feb 14, 28.
For children of all ages with an adult. Meets at the fireplace on the main floor.
Mondays at 6:30 p.m.: Dec 8; Jan 12; Feb 9.
Principle Dance Creative Movement
For ages 2 to 6 with an adult. Space is limited; priority will be given to North Riverside residents.
Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.: Dec 2. Click here for more info regarding Principle Dance Studio!
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
Dec 2, 9, 16; Jan 6, 13, 20, 27; Feb 3, 10, 17, 24.
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.
- Dec 11: Frost It!
- Jan 15: Spin & Zoom!
- Feb 12: Yucky Stuff!
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.: Dec 20; Jan 17; Feb 21.