Programs for Kids (page 2 of 2)


RBHS Finals Study & Snacks

Monday, May 23 and Tuesday, May 24 from 3:30 –7:30 p.m.

For high school students. Enjoy beverages and snacks while you take a break from studying for finals. In the main floor meeting room, right next to the Young Adult area.



Wednesday, June 1 at 10 a.m.  Sign-up for Summer Reading!  The sooner you start, the more fun you’ll have!  North Riverside residents through grade 12 (in fall) and non-resident Komarek students.

Friday, June 10 at 2 p.mAg-Olympics!  Have fun playing, as you discover how everyday products depend on farming!  Make crafts and enjoy root beer floats, too!  Presented by the Cook County Farm Bureau.  SRP kids age 7 to 11.

Tuesday, June 21 at 6:30 p.m.  Noodles the Wonder Dog!  Meet Noodles, a shelter mutt turned local celebrity and international trick champion!  Unbelievable, you say?  Come see for yourselves!  Wonderful entertainment for the whole family. SRP + family members

Wednesday, June 29 at 6:30 p.m.: The Magic of Brian Holt will be a performance that’s both hilarious and highly interactive!  Guaranteed to amaze and entertain the whole family. SRP + family members



Wednesday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m.  Juggling Funny Stories with Chris Fascione  will be a family night favorite full of comedy, mime, juggling and storytelling.  SRP + family members

Thursday, July 28 at 6:30 p.m.  Animal Quest will share amazing discoveries about our planet’s creatures through interactions with LIVE animals!   SRP + family members



Monday, August 1 at 8:00 p.m.  Time Logs Due at the YS Help Desk.

Friday, August 5 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.  Celebrate at Enchanted Castle in Lombard!  Pizza, pop, games, raffles, fun!  SRP completers and their families.

Wednesday, August 31 at 8:00 p.m.  Last Call for Read to Feed Hours!  For every Read to Feed Hour turned in, the Friends of the Library will make a donation to the Riverside Township Food Bank!


Summer Reading 2016

This summer, get On Your Mark, Get Set…Read!  Easy reading goals, prizes, raffles, activities & crafts and great evening entertainment for the whole family. You’ll have a blast while keeping your reading skills sharp!

Sign up starts Wednesday, June 1. For North Riverside residents up to age 18, and non-resident Komarek students.

Summer Teen/Tween Volunteers – 6th – 12th grades (Fall)

Earn community service hours this summer while having fun!  Pick up a Teen/Tween Summer Volunteer application at the YS Help Desk.


Summer Junior Volunteers – 5th or 6th grade (Fall)

Whether you’ve already joined our Junior Volunteers, or interested in applying, stop by the YS Help Desk to find out more!


Tween / Teen Year-Round Volunteering – 6th — 12th grade

Looking for community service hours? We can help!
See the YS Help Desk for more information about our year-round volunteering opportunities, including the popular Adopt-A-Shelf program. You can even join our Teen Advisory Board, and help choose and run teen/tween programming. (Leadership roles look great on your college and job applications!)


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