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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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Kids' Programs

  • Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 2:00pm

    It’s Madeline’s 75th birthday! Come celebrate at the library. We will make hats, act out the book, go on a fabulous scavenger hunt around the library and eat petit fours in honor of our favorite French storybook character.

  • Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 4:00pm

    Calling all young authors and illustrators! Bring your finished story or manuscript to be illustrated and peer reviewed. Illustrate someone else’s story. Learn about book design and the publishing process. Then have your story published by the library for others to check out and admire. Register online or call 847.272.4300. Email completed stories to or drop them off at the desk.

    Open to those who have not previously participated in the program. Must attend all 4 sessions.
  • Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 7:00pm

    Join us for a fun discussion about the book Dying to Meet You! In this story told mostly through letters, children's book author, I. B. Grumply, gets more than he bargained for when he rents a quiet place to write for the summer.

  • Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 6:30pm

    Come and enjoy the original film Ghostbusters. We’ll supply the movie snacks.

  • Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 10:00am

    Especially for Kids with Special Needs (All ages, with Caregiver)
    Children of all abilities engage in art in this special class by NSYMCA Art Academy Staff.