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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring the whole family to play both classic and new board games. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 08, 2015
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description

Advanced Registration Required

For children ages birth to 24 months with a parent/caregiver. Activities will include sing-a-alongs, storytime, and a group discussion. This program runs from September-May during the school year in partnership with School District 62 ELC.

To register, please contact Julie Ritzema or Irene Tripkos at (847)789-5623.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 08, 2015
Time
10:50 AM - 11:50 AM
Description

Advanced Registration Required

For children ages birth to 24 months with a parent/caregiver. Activities will include sing-a-alongs, storytime, and a group discussion. This program runs from September-May during the school year in partnership with School District 62 ELC.

To register, please contact Julie Ritzema or Irene Tripkos at (847)789-5623.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 09, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Drop by and make your own creation to take home. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 09, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
TBA
Location
Friends Rooms B/C
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 11, 2015
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description

Advanced Registration Required

For children ages birth to 24 months with a parent/caregiver. Activities will include sing-a-alongs, storytime, and a group discussion. This program runs from September-May during the school year in partnership with School District 62 ELC.

To register, please contact Julie Ritzema or Irene Tripkos at (847)789-5623.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 11, 2015
Time
10:50 AM - 11:50 AM
Description

Advanced Registration Required

For children ages birth to 24 months with a parent/caregiver. Activities will include sing-a-alongs, storytime, and a group discussion. This program runs from September-May during the school year in partnership with School District 62 ELC.

To register, please contact Julie Ritzema or Irene Tripkos at (847)789-5623.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description

Advanced Registration Required

For children ages birth to 24 months with a parent/caregiver. Activities will include sing-a-alongs, storytime, and a group discussion. This program runs from September-May during the school year in partnership with School District 62 ELC.

To register, please contact Julie Ritzema or Irene Tripkos at (847)789-5623.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
10:50 AM - 11:50 AM
Description

Advanced Registration Required

For children ages birth to 24 months with a parent/caregiver. Activities will include sing-a-alongs, storytime, and a group discussion. This program runs from September-May during the school year in partnership with School District 62 ELC.

To register, please contact Julie Ritzema or Irene Tripkos at (847)789-5623.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
North School Kindergarten Visit (SM)
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
North School Kindergarten Visit (SM)
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring the whole family to play both classic and new board games. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 15, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description

Ticket Required

For children in grades 1 - 5. Children will engage in exciting hands-on activities, watch spectacular demonstrations, participate in inquiry-based discussions and make their own experiments to take home. Topics include everything from sonic sound to space frontiers.

30 children will be welcomed into this program. Please pick-up your free admission ticket beginning 30 minutes prior to the program.
Location
Program Room 2nd Floor
Library
Des Plaines Public Library

The program ended on Saturday, February 28, 2015.
Join the Summer Reading Club

Register here to participate!



  • Registration begins January 3, 2015, at the library or online.

  • All children through 8th grade may participate.

  • Pick up your Winter Reading Club materials at the library after you register.

  • Prize drawings will be held weekly.

  • To complete the program and enter into the grand prize drawing, spend 12 hours reading or listening to books.


For more information, phone Youth Service at 847-376-2839 or visit us on the 2nd floor of the library.




This year's program is a partnership with Alliant Credit Union Foundation.