Get a bag of books for only a buck!
Help us clear out our sale shelves because we're hosting our monthly Buck-a-Bag Book Sale. Fill up a plastic grocery bag or an equivalent with anything from our sale shelves and pay only a dollar.
Great deals on library discards as well as recent donations, from children's books to hardcover fiction to AV items -- all these can be yours for just a Buck-A-Bag!
This lapsit program is geared to infants, ages 0-24 months. We are offering this program in conjunction with DeKalb 4-C. The first half of the 30 minute program will be led by an early childhood facilitator who will incorporate music, movements, and stories in her program. This will be followed by play time with developmental toys and a chance to interact with the babies and other caregivers. No sign-up is necessary.
Older siblings of the infants attending Book Babies are invited to join Ms. Marti in a nearby space for the weekly themed program and craft. This program is also open to other caregivers and children, ages 2-5.
This week we will be reading about fire fighters!
This story time program on Tuesday mornings is geared to children, ages 2-5 and caregivers. Music, finger plays, puppets, and books are woven into the weekly theme. The program lasts approximately 30 minutes and is followed by a craft.
This week we will be reading about Fire Fighters!
Put together a fire truck just like the ones you see in DeKalb.
Wizard and Witch familiars: Make a new magical companion, a flying dragon.
Join Ms. Jen on the Dragon Carpet and enjoy several stories! Kids are always welcome to wear pajamas. This week we will be reading about dragons!
Our e-book librarian, Jodi Sapita, is available today for one-on-one instruction or help with downloading to your e-book readers or mobile devices. Just drop by!
Going on a trip or just want to try an e-reader? The library has several Kindles and Nooks available for you to check out.
Downloadable eBooks are available to all DeKalb Public Library card holders.
The Big Read goes to Panera Bread!
Go to Panera Bread on Sycamore Road to hear a variety of stories with the Big Read theme for pre-school age children, presented by DeKalb Librarian Theresa Winterbauer. After the program, children will receive a cookie and glass of milk from Panera.
Please note that this program will be at Panera Bread, 2476 Sycamore Road in DeKalb.
Limit 16 - You must register to attend. You may register on-line or by calling the Youth Desk at 815-756-9568 x 250. A few spots are reserved for walk-in attendees.
This Big Read program is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.
This lapsit program is geared to infants, ages 0-24 months and will be conducted in Spanish. We are offering this program in conjunction with DeKalb 4-C. The first half of the 30 minute program will be led by an early childhood facilitator who will incorporate music, movements, and stories in her program. This will be followed by play time with developmental toys and a chance for parents to interact with their babies and other caregivers. No sign-up in necessary.
309 Oak Street
DeKalb, Illinois 60115