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Theresa Winterbauer

(815) 756-9568 ext. 3300|

June 2019

Magic Matt’s Family Fun Show

June 20 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on June 20, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Magician and balloon artist Matthew Scherer returns to present a participatory program full of magically illustrated stories and routines.  Laugh and marvel at his stunning tricks! No registration is required to attend this FREE program!  It 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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Magic Matt’s Family Fun Show

June 20 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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One event on June 20, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Magician and balloon artist Matthew Scherer returns to present a participatory program full of magically illustrated stories and routines.  Laugh and marvel at his stunning tricks! No registration is required to attend this FREE program!  It 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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Fluffy Lion Craft

June 20 @ 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

You can give this sleepy lion a colorful mane and tail with tissue pieces! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Read to Rover

June 22 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sophie loves to hear stories!  Certified therapy dog Sophie, a Goldendoodle, visits the library to listen to children read. Children may register at the Youth Services Desk for a 10-minute time slot to read to Sophie. For more information, or to sign up, call (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350 or ask at the Youth Services Desk.

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Movie Showing: How to Train Your Dragon, Hidden World

June 24 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

It's never been a more challenging time to be a dragon. Hiccup's one desire is to build a dragon sanctuary of sorts - a peaceful place where they can go to just exist in happiness. But this is much more difficult than it may seem at the outset. Then, once you add in Night Fury's mysterious absence due to a mate who has appeared out of thin air, it seems like everyone is being tested. No treats are provided, but…

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Shape Trains Craft

June 25 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on June 26, 2019 at 11:00 AM

These colorful trains are made of paper shapes.  Each one will be different! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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All About Berries!

June 25 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn all about berries, including why they are so good for you, with Lisa Brandt from HyVee.  Enjoy samples of the following recipes featuring these summertime favorites: Blueberry Slump, Savory Blueberry Pizza, and Very Berry Smoothie! Space is limited to 25 participants.  Please register for this FREE program using the form below. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Shape Trains Craft

June 26 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on June 26, 2019 at 11:00 AM

These colorful trains are made of paper shapes.  Each one will be different! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Robin’s Dog Stars

June 27 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on June 27, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Join Robin Bengtson and dog stars Cedar, a border collie, and Gracie, a black lab, for a fun and entertaining show full of amazing canine tricks. See Cedar and Gracie jump through hoops, count, and more! No registration is required to attend this FREE program!  It 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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Robin’s Dog Stars

June 27 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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One event on June 27, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Join Robin Bengtson and dog stars Cedar, a border collie, and Gracie, a black lab, for a fun and entertaining show full of amazing canine tricks. See Cedar and Gracie jump through hoops, count, and more! No registration is required to attend this FREE program!  It 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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Dragon Chain Craft

June 27 @ 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Have fun making this paper-chain dragon that breathes "fire!" For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Movie Showing: Kim Possible

June 28 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

So, what’s the sitch? Kim Possible is just your basic, average girl...and she’s here to save the world! Together with Ron Stoppable (and his pet naked mole-rat, Rufus), Team Possible kick butt as they battle diabolical Dr. Drakken and a host of heinous hench dudes. In the meantime, Kim must face her most daunting challenge ever: the perils and pitfalls of high school! No treats are provided, but you may bring your own non-messy snack to enjoy in the room…

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Lego Club: Dream House

June 29 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

If you could have a room designed by you, what would you put in it? Today you will build the coolest room that you can think of and then we will design them into a Lego mansion. Come join the fun! Lego Club is open to all school-age children and their siblings. Our target audience is K through 5, but we recognize that some younger siblings may tag along. That’s fine with us. Just be aware that there are many…

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July 2019

Evening Story Time with Miss Jen

July 1 @ 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Drop in to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 2 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Handprint Eagle Craft

July 2 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on July 3, 2019 at 11:00 AM

To help celebrate the 4th of July, come learn how to make a paper version of the bald eagle, our national bird! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

July 2 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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 required 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 Babies

July 3 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, happening 5 times

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 required 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

July 3 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 3 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 3 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:50 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Handprint Eagle Craft

July 3 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on July 3, 2019 at 11:00 AM

To help celebrate the 4th of July, come learn how to make a paper version of the bald eagle, our national bird! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Evening Story Time with Miss Jen

July 8 @ 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Drop in to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 9 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Paper Plate Ice Cream Craft

July 9 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on July 10, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Come make a paper version of a cool, summertime treat! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

July 9 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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 required 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 Babies

July 10 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, happening 5 times

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 required 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

July 10 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 10 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 10 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:50 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Paper Plate Ice Cream Craft

July 10 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on July 10, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Come make a paper version of a cool, summertime treat! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Read to Rover

July 10 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Miller loves to hear stories!  Certified therapy dog Miller, a Golden Retriever, visits the library to listen to children read. Children may register at the Youth Services Desk for a 10-minute time slot to read to Miller. For more information, or to sign up, call (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350 or ask at the Youth Services Desk.

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Evening Story Time with Miss Jen

July 15 @ 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Drop in to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. No registration is required to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Little Learners

July 16 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Handprint Sun Craft

July 16 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on July 17, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Use your handprint to make the rays on this adorable sun! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

July 16 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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 required 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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Farm to Table with Hy-Vee

July 16 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Come learn about the bounty of the garden with Lisa Brandt from Hy-Vee.  Try roasted green beans with lemon and walnut, baked mac and cheese cups, and bucatini with sausage and kale — then take your favorite recipe(s) home! Space is limited to 25 children.  Register below to participate in this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

July 17 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, happening 5 times

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 required 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

July 17 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 17 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 17 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:50 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Handprint Sun Craft

July 17 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on July 17, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Use your handprint to make the rays on this adorable sun! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Read to Rover

July 17 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Gracie Allen loves to hear stories!  Certified therapy dog Gracie Allen, a Papillon/Chihuahua mix, visits the library to listen to children read. Children may register at the Youth Services Desk for a 10-minute time slot to read to Gracie. For more information, or to sign up, call (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350 or ask at the Youth Services Desk.

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Ben’s Bubble Show

July 18 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on July 18, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Ben Jimenez presents a mind-blowing show featuring bubble magic, illusions, and sculptures.  Volunteer to help him out with a trick or two — you may even end up inside a giant bubble!  It's fun for the whole family! No registration is required to attend 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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Ben’s Bubble Show

July 18 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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One event on July 18, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Ben Jimenez presents a mind-blowing show featuring bubble magic, illusions, and sculptures.  Volunteer to help him out with a trick or two — you may even end up inside a giant bubble!  It's fun for the whole family! No registration is required to attend 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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Read to Rover

July 20 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sophie loves to hear stories!  Certified therapy dog Sophie, a Goldendoodle, visits the library to listen to children read. Children may register at the Youth Services Desk for a 10-minute time slot to read to Sophie. For more information, or to sign up, call (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350 or ask at the Youth Services Desk.

Find out more »

Evening Story Time with Miss Jen

July 22 @ 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Drop in to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. No registration is required to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Little Learners

July 23 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Jellyfish Craft

July 23 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on July 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Use ribbons and cupcake wrappers to make a friendly little jellyfish that won't sting you! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

July 23 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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 required 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 Babies

July 24 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, happening 5 times

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 required 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

July 24 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 24 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 24 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:50 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Jellyfish Craft

July 24 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Use ribbons and cupcake wrappers to make a friendly little jellyfish that won't sting you! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Cold-Blooded Creatures

July 25 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on July 25, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Bubba’s back!  Are you ready to see this 8-foot-long alligator (who weighs over 200 pounds), along with a tortoise and a variety of snakes and lizards?  Jim Nesci captivates audiences with a collection of wondrous creatures. Cold-Blooded Creatures offers the latest information about reptiles from an experienced expert in the reptile industry.  Jim will address the relationship between reptiles and dinosaurs, treat everyone to unknown facts about this misunderstood group of creatures, and tell humorous stories about his adventures with…

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Cold-Blooded Creatures

July 25 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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One event on July 25, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Bubba’s back!  Are you ready to see this 8-foot-long alligator (who weighs over 200 pounds), along with a tortoise and a variety of snakes and lizards?  Jim Nesci captivates audiences with a collection of wondrous creatures. Cold-Blooded Creatures offers the latest information about reptiles from an experienced expert in the reptile industry.  Jim will address the relationship between reptiles and dinosaurs, treat everyone to unknown facts about this misunderstood group of creatures, and tell humorous stories about his adventures with…

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Movie Showing: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

July 29 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Brooklyn teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man in his reality and crosses paths with five counterparts from other dimensions.  Together, they must stop a threat to all their worlds. With Into the Spider-Verse, the creators of The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street introduce a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind.  Come to the library to enjoy this laugh-out-loud funny family movie filled with teachable moments in a rousing superhero adventure. This PG movie runs for 1 hour…

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Evening Story Time with Miss Jen

July 29 @ 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until July 29, 2019

Drop in to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. No registration is required to attend this FREE program. For additional information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

Find out more »

Little Learners

July 30 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Glow Stick Firefly Craft

July 30 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Come make a firefly that glows! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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Book Babies

July 30 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

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 required 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 Babies

July 31 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, happening 5 times

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 required 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

July 31 @ 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 31 @ 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Little Learners

July 31 @ 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:50 AM on Wednesday, repeating until July 31, 2019

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. No registration is required 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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Glow Stick Firefly Craft

July 31 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Come make a firefly that glows! For more information, please contact Theresa at theresaw@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3350.

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CATCH Kids Club

July 31 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Join us for 90 minutes of fun physical activities, an interactive nutrition lesson, and a healthy and refreshing summertime snack!  Wear comfortable clothing; all other supplies will be provided by the instructor. CATCH Kids Club is a nationally recognized childhood obesity prevention program that focuses on teaching children about making healthier food choices, staying physically active, and reducing "screen time." Space is limited to 25 children in K-3rd grade.  Register below to participate in this FREE program. For additional information,…

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