Library Closing for Staff Event (Posted 10/08/15)

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Youth Services

Ceramics for Kids

Posted October 9, 2015 | Posted in Kids News & Events

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Fri., Oct. 16 • 3:30–4:30 p.m.  Create a ceramic decoration for your room to celebrate Halloween! A $10 materials fee is required upon registration. Limit of 25. For ages 8 and up.

Halloween Face Painting

Posted October 9, 2015 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events

2015-10-17-Halloween Face Painting2-450x250Sat., Oct. 17 • 10:30 a.m.­–12:30 p.m.

Celebrate Halloween with cheek art! Get decorated by our visiting Face Painter from Landini Entertainment. Get a number when you arrive at the Youth Services Information Desk. Space is limited. For all ages. Registration is required.

Autumn Celebration @ Addison Public Library

Posted October 8, 2015 | Posted in Front Page,Kids News & Events

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Sat., Oct. 10 • 2:00–4:00 p.m.  *Special Location: Addison Public Library, 4 Friendship Plaza, Addison  In conjunction with the Addison Public Library, this event features crafts, snacks and information about free family resources in your community.


Posted October 6, 2015 | Posted in Kids News & Events,Teen Services

2015-10-19-Teen Read Week-450x250Calling all teens! Come celebrate Teen Read Week during the week of Oct. 19–23! Registration is required.

The TRW Kick-off Party is on Mon., Oct. 19 at 4:00–5:30 p.m. Come to the library for a scavenger hunt and more. Pizza will be provided, sponsored by our local partner, Dominick’s Pizza & Pasta.

Teen Book to Movie Night, Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist (© 2008 Columbia Pictures Industries Inc., PG-13, 90 min.), is on Tue., Oct. 20 at 6:30–8:00 p.m. Snacks will be provided by Whole Foods Market Elmhurst.

DIY Frankentoys is on Wed., Oct. 21 at 4:00–5:00 p.m. Tinker with random objects in order to create your very own “Frankentoy” and create a FrankenZine to document the day!

 Get Away @ Your Library is on Thu., Oct. 22 at 3:30–4:30 p.m. At Session 1: Writing Workshop, create a new world and write a story that takes place there. Keep working on your story and finish it at Session 2: Open Mic, on Friday, Oct. 23, 3:30–4:30 p.m. Those who read aloud will be entered into a drawing for a $20 gift card to Barnes & Noble!

New Illustrated Novels in Youth Services

Posted October 5, 2015 | Posted in Kids Books



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