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May 2018

4-C Parent & Child Playgroup

May 24 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join the fun!  Learn with your child (age birth to 3)!  Meet other families during this monthly program at the DeKalb Public Library.  These 4-C playgroup programs promote language and early literacy through songs, rhymes, and loving interactions.  Older siblings are welcome. This program is FREE and open to all.  No registration is required. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Spoon Flower Craft

May 24 @ 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Add pretty petals to your spoon flower and put it in its stand. For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Stone Soup Story Time

May 29 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on May 30, 2018 at 10:30am

How do you make the best soup? With a stone! Join in the telling of the story of Stone Soup with Julia Stemper. Then be a part of a kid friendly version of Stone Soup Shakespeare's upcoming play Taming of the Shrew. Come and enjoy these interactive and song filled story times. This event is FREE and open to all, no registration is required. For additional information, please contact Samantha at samanthah@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 1701.

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CD Fish Craft

May 29 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on May 30, 2018 at 11:00am

Turn an old CD into a lovely fish. For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

May 29 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until May 29, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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4-C Fun with Your Little One

May 29 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 29, 2018

Join 4-C parent educator Clara Turner for an evening of literacy, singing, and dancing.  Immerse yourself and your child in language, move to music, and more, while you bond with your child and meet other parents too! This FREE program requires no registration and is intended for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

May 30 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Buddies

May 30 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

Older siblings of the infants attending Book Babies are invited to join an instructor in a nearby space for the weekly themed program and craft. This program is also open to other caregivers and children ages 2-5. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Stone Soup Story Time

May 30 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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One event on May 30, 2018 at 10:30am

How do you make the best soup? With a stone! Join in the telling of the story of Stone Soup with Julia Stemper. Then be a part of a kid friendly version of Stone Soup Shakespeare's upcoming play Taming of the Shrew. Come and enjoy these interactive and song filled story times. This event is FREE and open to all, no registration is required. For additional information, please contact Samantha at samanthah@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 1701.

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CD Fish Craft

May 30 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on May 30, 2018 at 11:00am

Turn an old CD into a lovely fish. For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Basic English Grammar & Speaking Class for Adults

May 30 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

Do you know an adult who is a beginner in English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. For those who wish to attend weekly and participate fully, there will be a book to purchase (or rent for less money). Details to be provided in class. For information, please contact the instructor at…

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Tissue Dragonfly Craft

May 31 @ 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

These colorful dragonflies can hang in your room. For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Movie Showing: Coco

May 31 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Despite his family’s baffling, generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz.  Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events.  Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history. This PG movie runs for 1 hour and 45…

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June 2018

Homeschool Happenings: Mini Picassos

June 4 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring your little artists for an afternoon of painting and art theory.  We'll cover several art topics and create pieces to enforce the concepts learned.  Bring a smock or have your child wear old clothes, because this session WILL get messy! This event is geared towards kids ages 8 and under.  However, everyone is invited to attend and discover what homeschooling is all about. No registration is needed to attend this FREE program! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at…

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Pokémon League

June 4 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until June 25, 2018

Join the Pokémon League! Everyone is welcome to attend this program, run by the Gaming Goat, where you can learn how to play Pokémon and participate in the game. Just grab your Pokémon cards and visit the library. You "gotta catch 'em all!" No registration is needed to attend this FREE program! It is intended for children ages 6-12. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 5 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 garden insects! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 5 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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4-C Fun with Your Little One

June 5 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

Join 4-C parent educator Clara Turner for an evening of literacy, singing, and dancing.  Immerse yourself and your child in language, move to music, and more, while you bond with your child and meet other parents too! This FREE program requires no registration and is intended for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 6 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Buddies

June 6 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Older siblings of the infants attending Book Babies are invited to join an instructor in a nearby space for the weekly themed program and craft. This program is also open to other caregivers and children ages 2-5. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 6 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 garden insects! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 6 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 6, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 garden insects! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Basic English Grammar & Speaking Class for Adults

June 6 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Do you know an adult who is a beginner in English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. For those who wish to attend weekly and participate fully, there will be a book to purchase (or rent for less money). Details to be provided in class. For information, please contact the instructor at…

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4-C Bebes y Libros

June 7 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until June 21, 2018

Una oportunidad para que los ninos sean expuestos al lenguaje y la música, animados para moverse y aprender lenguaje de senas básicas.  ¡Comparta tiempo con su bebe o niño pequeño y conozca otros padres también! Este es un programa solamente en Español.  ¡Sin embargo todos son bienvenidos! This is a Spanish language only program.  However, everyone is welcome! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org.

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Adventure @ Your Library

June 7 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 21, 2018

Evil Threatens. The World Needs Saving. TIME TO STEP UP! Adventure @ Your Library is DeKalb Public Library's own tabletop role-playing group for teens. Join us for an adventure game where YOUR choices make the difference between utter defeat and glorious victory! Stomp the Bad Guys. Save the World. Refreshments are provided--all you need to do is bring your enthusiasm and imagination. This group is for youth ages 12 to 18. For more information, please contact Susan at susang@dkpl.org or…

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Movie Showing: Peter Rabbit

June 9 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Peter Rabbit, the mischievous and adventurous hero who has captivated generations of readers, now takes on the starring role of his own cheeky, contemporary comedy with attitude. In the film, Peter’s feud with Mr. McGregor escalates to greater heights than ever before as they vie for the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover next door. Join us to view the misadventures of Peter, Flopsy, Mopsy, Cottontail, and all the others. This PG movie runs for 95 minutes (1 hour and…

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Pokémon League

June 11 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until June 25, 2018

Join the Pokémon League! Everyone is welcome to attend this program, run by the Gaming Goat, where you can learn how to play Pokémon and participate in the game. Just grab your Pokémon cards and visit the library. You "gotta catch 'em all!" No registration is needed to attend this FREE program! It is intended for children ages 6-12. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 12 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on June 13, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 13, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 the circus! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 12 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

4-C Fun with Your Little One

June 12 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

Join 4-C parent educator Clara Turner for an evening of literacy, singing, and dancing.  Immerse yourself and your child in language, move to music, and more, while you bond with your child and meet other parents too! This FREE program requires no registration and is intended for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 13 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Book Buddies

June 13 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Older siblings of the infants attending Book Babies are invited to join an instructor in a nearby space for the weekly themed program and craft. This program is also open to other caregivers and children ages 2-5. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 13 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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One event on June 13, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 13, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 the circus! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 13 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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One event on June 13, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 13, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 the circus! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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LEGO Club

June 13 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Let your imagination run wild as you design your own LEGO creations!  LEGO Club encourages creative play, imagination, development of fine motor skills, and interpersonal relationships. This program is primarily intended for children in K-5th grade, but younger siblings may also attend.  Please be aware that there are many small pieces.  Adult caregivers are encouraged to attend and supervise younger children. No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Basic English Grammar & Speaking Class for Adults

June 13 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Do you know an adult who is a beginner in English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. For those who wish to attend weekly and participate fully, there will be a book to purchase (or rent for less money). Details to be provided in class. For information, please contact the instructor at…

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4-C Bebes y Libros

June 14 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until June 21, 2018

Una oportunidad para que los ninos sean expuestos al lenguaje y la música, animados para moverse y aprender lenguaje de senas básicas.  ¡Comparta tiempo con su bebe o niño pequeño y conozca otros padres también! Este es un programa solamente en Español.  ¡Sin embargo todos son bienvenidos! This is a Spanish language only program.  However, everyone is welcome! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org.

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Music for Babies

June 15 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Music stimulates the senses and engages us on many levels.  Little ones, age 0-18 months, and caregivers can bond over drums and other musical instruments during a special morning of musical developmental activities with music therapist Angie Carter. No registration is required for this FREE program. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the DeKalb Public Library. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Pokémon League

June 18 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until June 25, 2018

Join the Pokémon League! Everyone is welcome to attend this program, run by the Gaming Goat, where you can learn how to play Pokémon and participate in the game. Just grab your Pokémon cards and visit the library. You "gotta catch 'em all!" No registration is needed to attend this FREE program! It is intended for children ages 6-12. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 19 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on June 20, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 20, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 African animals! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 19 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

4-C Fun with Your Little One

June 19 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

Join 4-C parent educator Clara Turner for an evening of literacy, singing, and dancing.  Immerse yourself and your child in language, move to music, and more, while you bond with your child and meet other parents too! This FREE program requires no registration and is intended for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Book Babies

June 20 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Book Buddies

June 20 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Older siblings of the infants attending Book Babies are invited to join an instructor in a nearby space for the weekly themed program and craft. This program is also open to other caregivers and children ages 2-5. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Little Learners

June 20 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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One event on June 20, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 20, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 African animals! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 20 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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One event on June 20, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 20, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 African animals! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Basic English Grammar & Speaking Class for Adults

June 20 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Do you know an adult who is a beginner in English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. For those who wish to attend weekly and participate fully, there will be a book to purchase (or rent for less money). Details to be provided in class. For information, please contact the instructor at…

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4-C Bebes y Libros

June 21 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until June 21, 2018

Una oportunidad para que los ninos sean expuestos al lenguaje y la música, animados para moverse y aprender lenguaje de senas básicas.  ¡Comparta tiempo con su bebe o niño pequeño y conozca otros padres también! Este es un programa solamente en Español.  ¡Sin embargo todos son bienvenidos! This is a Spanish language only program.  However, everyone is welcome! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org.

Find out more »

Adventure @ Your Library

June 21 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 21, 2018

Evil Threatens. The World Needs Saving. TIME TO STEP UP! Adventure @ Your Library is DeKalb Public Library's own tabletop role-playing group for teens. Join us for an adventure game where YOUR choices make the difference between utter defeat and glorious victory! Stomp the Bad Guys. Save the World. Refreshments are provided--all you need to do is bring your enthusiasm and imagination. This group is for youth ages 12 to 18. For more information, please contact Susan at susang@dkpl.org or…

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Music for Toddlers

June 22 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Music stimulates the senses and engages us on many levels.  Little ones, ages 18 months to 3 years, and caregivers can bond over drums and other musical instruments during a special morning of musical developmental activities with music therapist Angie Carter. No registration is required for this FREE program. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the DeKalb Public Library. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Mighty Makers: Catapults

June 23 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Back by popular demand, Mighty Makers will be building catapults again! We'll learn the science behind catapults and then build our own catapults to launch Ping Pong balls.  How far will yours go? Recommended for children in grades K-5, this program is entirely FREE! Space is limited to 20 participants. Registration will begin 15 minutes before the start of the program. First come, first serve! For additional information, please contact Laura at lauraw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Pokémon League

June 25 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until June 25, 2018

Join the Pokémon League! Everyone is welcome to attend this program, run by the Gaming Goat, where you can learn how to play Pokémon and participate in the game. Just grab your Pokémon cards and visit the library. You "gotta catch 'em all!" No registration is needed to attend this FREE program! It is intended for children ages 6-12. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 26 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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One event on June 27, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 27, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 the seashore! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 26 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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4-C Fun with Your Little One

June 26 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

Join 4-C parent educator Clara Turner for an evening of literacy, singing, and dancing.  Immerse yourself and your child in language, move to music, and more, while you bond with your child and meet other parents too! This FREE program requires no registration and is intended for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

June 27 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

This lapsit program is geared towards infants ages 0-24 months.  Babies learn music, movements, and stories and have a chance to play with developmental toys.  No registration is needed to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Buddies

June 27 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Older siblings of the infants attending Book Babies are invited to join an instructor in a nearby space for the weekly themed program and craft. This program is also open to other caregivers and children ages 2-5. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 27 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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One event on June 27, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 the seashore! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Little Learners

June 27 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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One event on June 27, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 27, 2018 at 10:50am

This morning story time program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their 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 the seashore! For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Basic English Grammar & Speaking Class for Adults

June 27 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Do you know an adult who is a beginner in English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. For those who wish to attend weekly and participate fully, there will be a book to purchase (or rent for less money). Details to be provided in class. For information, please contact the instructor at…

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4-C Parent & Child Playgroup

June 28 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join the fun!  Learn with your child (age birth to 3)!  Meet other families during this monthly program at the DeKalb Public Library.  These 4-C playgroup programs promote language and early literacy through songs, rhymes, and loving interactions.  Older siblings are welcome. This program is FREE and open to all.  No registration is required. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Movie Showing: Jumanji, Welcome to the Jungle

June 30 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Four teenagers in detention discover an old video game console with a game they’ve never heard of. When they decide to play, they are immediately sucked into the jungle world of Jumanji in the bodies of their avatars. They’ll have to complete the adventure of their lives filled with fun, thrills, and danger or be stuck in the game forever! This PG-13 movie runs for 119 minutes. (1 hour and 59 minutes). It is sponsored by the Friends of the…

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