Northbrook Public Library

Log InEmail Notification|Map|Contact 

Hours  
Monday - Thursday 9 am - 9 pm
Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm

Search

            Connect with Us:  Follow Us on Twitter Pin with Us on Pinterest Follow Us on Tumblr Like Us On Facebook Watch Us On YouTube

Kids Stuff

Events and Reading Clubs

  • Mad About Madeline (Ages 4-8)
    Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    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.

  • Apprentices of the Book Empire (Grades 2-6)
    Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    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 nbkyouth@northbrook.info or drop them off at the desk.

    Open to those who have not previously participated in the program. Must attend all 4 sessions.
  • Bookworm Club - Dying to Meet You by Kate Klise (Grades 2-3)
    Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    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.

  • Halloween Movie Night
    Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 6:30pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

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

  • Art Ability
    Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    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.

  • Globe Trotters - Czech Republic
    Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    What do you know about the Czech Republic? Come explore this land of castles, bridges, hills, amazing puppets and fairy tales.Register online or call 847.272.4300.

  • Apprentices of the Book Empire (Grades 2-6)
    Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    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 nbkyouth@northbrook.info or drop them off at the desk.

    Open to those who have not previously participated in the program. Must attend all 4 sessions.
  • Science Explorers (Grades K-2)
    Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 2:15pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Itching to experiment? Explore basic science concepts with hands-on activities. Get ready to get messy and learn something too. Register online or call 847.272.4300.

    This program begins promptly at 2:15pm. Latecomers will not be admitted.
  • Mad Scientists (Grades 3-5)
    Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    The madness continues with this hands-on science program, packed with exciting activities and experiments. Register online or call 847.272.4300.

    This program begins promptly at 2:00pm. Latecomers will not be admitted.
  • Games Outside the Box (for Preschoolers)
    Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    1 hour

Today's Events

S M T W T F S
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 
 
Add to calendar