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Preschool Explorers

2023-12-15 10:30:00 2023-12-15 11:30:00 America/Chicago Preschool Explorers (Ages 2-5, with adult) Children will hear stories, enjoy music, and explore topics with hands-on activities. Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)

Friday, December 15
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2023-12-15 10:30:00 2023-12-15 11:30:00 America/Chicago Preschool Explorers (Ages 2-5, with adult) Children will hear stories, enjoy music, and explore topics with hands-on activities. Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)

Ottawa Street Branch

Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)

(Ages 2-5, with adult) Children will hear stories, enjoy music, and explore topics with hands-on activities.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytimes | STEAM | Science and Nature | Arts and Crafts |

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Ottawa Street Branch

Phone: 815-740-2660

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 9:00PM


Upcoming events

Mon, Feb 26, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois
Registration is now closed

Mon, Feb 26, 9:30am - 12:15pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Toddler Time is a story program for children who are not yet ready for the structure of storytime. Your child will enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft.

Mon, Feb 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Feb 26, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Feb 26, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Feb 26, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Mon, Feb 26, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Mon, Feb 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grades 4-8) Join us monthly and get a chance to build, program and play with your very own robot and complete challenges to show off your skills! In partnership with the U of I Extension Office.

Mon, Feb 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
New venue Tony's Fresh Market - 2300 S Route 59 Plainfield, IL 60586
(Grades K-5 with adult) Join us to learn how the store works, where the food comes from and even get some healthy eating tips! Meet by the entrance, tour begins promptly at 4:30.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Feb 26, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Feb 27, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Tue, Feb 27, 10:15am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Make friends in this guided music and play program! Some weeks we'll be shaking our wiggles out, and others, we'll use our imagination through hands-on activities.

Tue, Feb 27, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Tue, Feb 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grades 4-6) Create robotic hands using everyday objects and then put them to the test to see how good they are at grabbing things.

Tue, Feb 27, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Grades 1-3) Learn basic coding principles while working with adorable robots.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online - Virtual Meeting Room
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Tue, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Tue, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)
Presentation and Q & A evening

Wed, Feb 28, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Wed, Feb 28, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 24 months with adult) Caregivers and babies will enjoy singing, reading and chasing bubbles! This is a great first "playgroup" for children.

Wed, Feb 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Feb 28, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Wed, Feb 28, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Wed, Feb 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
(Grades 5-7) Bring in your own t-shirt. The library will provide vinyl iron ons, markers and fabric paint for decorating.

Wed, Feb 28, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
(Grades 8-12) Bring in your own t-shirt. The library will provide vinyl iron ons, markers and fabric paint for decorating.

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - DMS
Q & A style class

Wed, Feb 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E
Learn the basics of Excel: the ribbon, moving between cells, copy/paste cells and columns.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 28, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Thu, Feb 29, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Thu, Feb 29, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(3 - 5 years with adult) A chance for children to explore the world of books through stories and songs in a group environment with a craft.

Thu, Feb 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Feb 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Feb 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Feb 29, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Thu, Feb 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)
(Grades K-5) Discover how these highly skilled dogs help keep our community safe. A police handler will demonstrate how they work together, followed with Q&A.

Fri, Mar 01, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Fri, Mar 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - McGuire Room 109
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Fri, Mar 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - McGuire Room 109
Join us as we learn new skills and make new friends through the joy of creating!

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Children of all ages with adult) Come and use your imagination with activities and crafts inspired by Bluey, Bingo, and other characters from the show!
This event is full

Sat, Mar 02, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Children of all ages with adult) Come and use your imagination with activities and crafts inspired by Bluey, Bingo, and other characters from the show!
This event is full

Sun, Mar 03, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 03, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 03, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 04, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Mon, Mar 04, 9:30am - 12:15pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F,Meeting Room D
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Toddler Time is a story program for children who are not yet ready for the structure of storytime. Your child will enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft.

Mon, Mar 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 04, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 04, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Children of all ages with adult) Join us for a fun hour of BINGO!

Mon, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grades 5-7) Are you a cereal pro? Take our blind taste test and see how many different types of cereal you can identify!

Mon, Mar 04, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Mon, Mar 04, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Mon, Mar 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grade 7-12) Are you a cereal pro? Take our blind taste test and see how many different types of cereal you can identify!

Mon, Mar 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
(Grades 5-12) Hang out with friends or make some new ones while you try out a different project each week. We'll have materials available for you to explore, with larger equipment rotating weekly.

Mon, Mar 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Digital Media Lower Level (OSB) - Industrial Lab
Photographers at all levels, from beginners to advanced are encouraged to check out our club.

Mon, Mar 04, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 05, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Tue, Mar 05, 10:15am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Make friends in this guided music and play program! Some weeks we'll be shaking our wiggles out, and others, we'll use our imagination through hands-on activities.

Tue, Mar 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
Open to all veterans in our community.

Tue, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grades 2-6) Join us as a teacher from the Forest Preserve District of Will County turns the library into a forensic lab for dissecting and reconstructing the mystery of owl pellets.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 05, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Tue, Mar 05, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Grades 4-7) Code our robots for special missions and games.

Tue, Mar 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online - Virtual Meeting Room
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 06, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Wed, Mar 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 24 months with adult) Caregivers and babies will enjoy singing, reading and chasing bubbles! This is a great first "playgroup" for children.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Wed, Mar 06, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Wed, Mar 06, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Wed, Mar 06, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room D
(Ages 5 and up with adult) The library will supply Lego™ bricks for free play and the occasional challenge! Are you up for it? Seating is limited.

Wed, Mar 06, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Canceled
Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - Green Screen Room
Studio setup and more

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - Green Screen Room
Studio setup and more

Wed, Mar 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E
Learn more advanced techniques such as formulas, pivot tables, etc.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 06, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Thu, Mar 07, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Thu, Mar 07, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(3 - 5 years with adult) A chance for children to explore the world of books through stories and songs in a group environment with a craft.

Thu, Mar 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 07, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Thu, Mar 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Black Road Branch - Study Rooms
(Grades 7-12) The Teen Advisory Group (T.A.G.) gives teens an opportunity to advise library staff on future teen programming and other things they wish to see in Joliet Library’s teen department.

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - Industrial Lab
Use Photoshop to digitally paint your own custom designs to dress up your own flower pot.
Registration opens Thursday, February 29 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Online
Join WriteOn members in a virtual, safe, comfortable and supportive atmosphere to share your work, and constructive feedback so that everyone can benefit from our shared knowledge.

Thu, Mar 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
Enjoy a performance of traditional Irish music with Jeff Lindblade and Seán Cleland, director of the Irish Music School of Chicago.

Fri, Mar 08, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - McGuire Room 109
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Sat, Mar 09, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E
(Grades 9-12) Clean out your closet and shop ours! Donate dresses, shoes and accessories and get a VIP pass for early access. Nothing to donate? No worries, sale will be open to all afterwards.

Sun, Mar 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 10, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)
(Grades K-5) Let’s-a-go to the library to celebrate National MAR10 day (Mar 10=Mario). Drop by to enjoy crafts, games and a photo op!

Sun, Mar 10, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 10, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 10, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 11, 9:30am - 12:15pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F,Meeting Room D
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Toddler Time is a story program for children who are not yet ready for the structure of storytime. Your child will enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 11, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 11, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 11, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Mon, Mar 11, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Mon, Mar 11, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
(Grades 5-7) Use Lego Spike Prime sets to build and code real robots.

Mon, Mar 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - YS Program Room
(Ages 5 and up with adult) The library will supply Lego™ bricks for free play and the occasional challenge! Are you up for it? Seating is limited.

Mon, Mar 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E
20s and 30s Book Club

Mon, Mar 11, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 12, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Tue, Mar 12, 10:15am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Make friends in this guided music and play program! Some weeks we'll be shaking our wiggles out, and others, we'll use our imagination through hands-on activities.

Tue, Mar 12, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Tue, Mar 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - DMS
Work, learn and have fun with other Voice Over personalities in this class.
Registration opens Tuesday, February 27 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online - Virtual Meeting Room
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 13, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Wed, Mar 13, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 24 months with adult) Caregivers and babies will enjoy singing, reading and chasing bubbles! This is a great first "playgroup" for children.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Wed, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Wed, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Wed, Mar 13, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 13, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 13, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - McGuire Room 109
Learn how Irish history and heritage were established in Chicago and in the surrounding areas.

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
New venue Youth Program Room - Youth Programming Room
T.A.G. gives teens an opportunity to advise library staff on programs and other things they wish to see in our teen department. One hour of community service will be provided for teen participants.

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Board Room 208 (2nd Level)
Work with other likeminded creators to develop your very own comic book!

Canceled
Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch
Learn the basics of your Smartphone. iPhone will be offered at the Feb. 14 class. Android phones for all other.

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - DMS
Local musicians of all levels Local musicians of all levels are welcomed to join in, share and create.

Wed, Mar 13, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Thu, Mar 14, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Thu, Mar 14, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(3 - 5 years with adult) A chance for children to explore the world of books through stories and songs in a group environment with a craft.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 14, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Thu, Mar 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Walt's Hobby and Model Shop - 2207 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435
(Ages 5 and up with adult) Do you like model trains? We will get a chance to see them in action on this family field trip. Meet at the store entrance, tour starts promptly at 4:30.

Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Digital Media Studio (Lower Level) - Industrial Lab
3D modeling in Tinkercad software.

Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Digital Media Studio (Lowe Level) - Industrial Lab
Hands on class assembling a beautiful and whimsical clover crown.
Registration opens Thursday, February 29 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Mar 15, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - McGuire Room 109
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Sat, Mar 16, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
Join like minded crafters to work on your crochet, knitting or cross-stitch projects. Share ideas and techniques. Bring your own snacks, drinks and stitch project.

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F
Ron C. Game Group

Sat, Mar 16, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level),Youth Program Room 253 A
(Ages 3-8 with adult) Feeling lucky? Bring the wee lads and lassies to join us as we search the Library for a hidden pot of gold! Irish crafts, green treats and leprechaun jigs to follow!

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
OSB - Local History Room
Historian Tina Beaird will tell us all about searching for our Irish Heritage

Sun, Mar 17, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 17, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 18, 9:30am - 12:15pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F,Meeting Room D
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Toddler Time is a story program for children who are not yet ready for the structure of storytime. Your child will enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 18, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 18, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 18, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Mon, Mar 18, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Mon, Mar 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
(Grades 5-12) Hang out with friends or make some new ones while you try out a different project each week. We'll have materials available for you to explore, with larger equipment rotating weekly.

Mon, Mar 18, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Rescheduled
Tue, Mar 19, All day
New date Tuesday, March 19, 10:00am - 8:00pm
- Youth Services Department
(Children of all ages) Let your voice be heard and cast your vote on which pet is the best! Voting begins the morning of Election Day and runs throughout the day.

Tue, Mar 19, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Tue, Mar 19, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch
(Children of all ages) Let your voice be heard and cast your vote on which pet is the best! Voting begins the morning of Election Day and runs throughout the day.

Tue, Mar 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E
Share your love of reading with this lively book group!  There is a morning and evening session each month.  Books can be picked up at the Circulation Desk.

Tue, Mar 19, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Children of all ages) Let your voice be heard and cast your vote on which pet is the best! Voting begins the morning of Election Day and runs throughout the day.

Tue, Mar 19, 10:15am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Make friends in this guided music and play program! Some weeks we'll be shaking our wiggles out, and others, we'll use our imagination through hands-on activities.

Tue, Mar 19, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Tue, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grades 4-7) Learn how to do simple magic tricks with Dr. Angela Antonou, professor at University of St. Francis. Attendees will also be able to take home materials to impress friends and family.

Tue, Mar 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Grades 1-3) Learn basic coding principles while working with adorable robots.

Tue, Mar 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online - Virtual Meeting Room
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 20, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Wed, Mar 20, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 24 months with adult) Caregivers and babies will enjoy singing, reading and chasing bubbles! This is a great first "playgroup" for children.

Wed, Mar 20, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
(Ages 0-3 with adult) Children ages birth to 36 months can get a free developmental screening from Child and Family Connections.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Wed, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Wed, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Wed, Mar 20, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 20, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch
Home Movie Editing

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E
Make a Pie Carrier using fabric and straps. Supplies included. Fabric will vary.
Registration opens Wednesday, March 6 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
Share your love of reading with this lively book group!  There is a morning and evening session each month. Books can be picked up at the Circulation Desk.

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Join us for a special event with Ruth E. Carter, two-time Academy Award-winning costume designer.
Register

Wed, Mar 20, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Thu, Mar 21, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Thu, Mar 21, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(3 - 5 years with adult) A chance for children to explore the world of books through stories and songs in a group environment with a craft.

Thu, Mar 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Thu, Mar 21, 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F,Meeting Room E
Trustees Board Meeting (Possible Location Change)

Thu, Mar 21, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Thu, Mar 21, 5:45pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D
Join WriteOn members in a safe, comfortable and supportive atmosphere to share your work, and constructive feedback so that everyone can benefit from our shared knowledge.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Board Room 208 (2nd Level)
Joliet Public Library Meeting of the Board of Trustees

Fri, Mar 22, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - McGuire Room 109
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Fri, Mar 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(All ages) Join us to prepare for the total eclipse of the sun at an after-hours event through space-themed games, learning experiences and crafts.

Sat, Mar 23, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ottawa Street Branch - Burnham Room 201 (2nd Level)
(Grades K-5) Parents/guardians get crafty at the Library with your kids and work together on a fun craft! Mar. 23: Flat Fox Bookmark

Sun, Mar 24, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 24, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Online
(Adults) Intermediate Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Sun, Mar 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 25, 9:30am - 12:15pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F,Meeting Room D
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Toddler Time is a story program for children who are not yet ready for the structure of storytime. Your child will enjoy stories, songs and a simple craft.

Mon, Mar 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Mon, Mar 25, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 25, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Mon, Mar 25, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Mon, Mar 25, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Mon, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Grades 4-8) Join us monthly and get a chance to build, program and play with your very own robot and complete challenges to show off your skills! In partnership with the U of I Extension Office.

Mon, Mar 25, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 26, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Tue, Mar 26, 10:15am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Ages 18 months-3 years with adult) Make friends in this guided music and play program! Some weeks we'll be shaking our wiggles out, and others, we'll use our imagination through hands-on activities.

Tue, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Children of all ages) Bring your animal, doll or action figure to explore the library overnight. Drop them off and read a bedtime story on Tuesday. Come back Wednesday for a reunion.

Tue, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Grades 1-8) Come watch Fermilab Physicist Jerry Zimmerman demonstrate Cryogenics with liquid nitrogen! Seating is limited.

Tue, Mar 26, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Tue, Mar 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Online
(Adults) High Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Tue, Mar 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Art Studio B75
(Grades 3-6 with an adult) Ever wonder when 3D was invented or how it works? Come to the DMS and learn the history of 3D printing, how to use it, and watch the magic happen. 
Registration opens Tuesday, February 27 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Mar 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online - Virtual Meeting Room
(Adults, registration required) Practice your English in a small group setting. Build your vocabulary, learn common phrases and build your confidence in expressing yourself by talking to others.

Tue, Mar 26, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room D,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 27, 9:00am - 10:00am
Online
(Adults) A free online US citizenship class to help prepare you for the civics questions in the citizenship interview. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois

Wed, Mar 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room E,Meeting Room F
(Birth - 24 months with adult) Caregivers and babies will enjoy singing, reading and chasing bubbles! This is a great first "playgroup" for children.

Wed, Mar 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Children of all ages) Bring your animal, doll or action figure to explore the library overnight. Drop them off and read a bedtime story on Tuesday. Come back Wednesday for a reunion.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Wed, Mar 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Black Road Branch - Meeting Room F,Meeting Room E,Meeting Room D
(Grades 1-4) Make a marshmallow shooter and mini catapult. Then test both out to see which works best.
Registration opens Wednesday, February 28 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
(Adults) Beginner Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.

Wed, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in reading and math. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session. If you need to cancel, call 815-740-2662.
Register

Wed, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 8:30pm
Black Road Branch - Youth Services
(Pre-Kindergarten - 4th) Free tutoring for children having difficulty in math and reading. Bring what your child is struggling with to tutoring session.
Register

Wed, Mar 27, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 27, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Study Room E 110
(Adults) 30 minute personal tech help sessions. Learn more about your computer, smartphone or tablet with our personal sessions.

Wed, Mar 27, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ottawa Street Branch - Youth Program Room 253 A
(Birth - 6 years old with adult) A interactive experience that is suitable for ages birth to six years. All your favorite storytime elements will be combined into one event.

Rescheduled
Wed, Mar 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
New date Wednesday, April 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Black Road Branch
Having trouble with your Smart TV? Don’t even know what that means? We will go through the applications that are available through your Smart TV, Roku, Fire Stick.

Wed, Mar 27, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Online
(Adults) Advanced Level English Learning. Presenter: Vietnamese Association of Illinois.