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Picture Book Picnic

Wednesday, June 21 11:30 a.m–12:15 p.m. Location: Iowa Community Center (338 N Iowa Ave) All ages with adult Join us outside for fun! We'll have stories, music, and movement for families with young children of all ages. Registration is not required. [...]

Dave DiNaso’s Traveling World of Reptiles

Tuesday, June 20 11 a.m.–12:15 p.m. This family-friendly reptile show is up-close, live, and extremely hands-on. Dave DiNaso showcases a variety of exotic reptiles and amphibians and tells all about them! FREE tickets will be available at the library starting on Tuesday, June 13. [...]

Family Storytime @ the Gazebo

Tuesday, June 20 10–10:30 a.m. Location: Ruggard Gazebo All ages with adult We’re taking Family Storytime to the great outdoors! Join us for stories, music, movement, and activites at the Ruggard Gazebo! The gazebo is just a short walk away from the library located slightly southwest between Park and Central on the Illinois Prairie Path. All… [...]

Science Minors: MSI Kids Club

Monday, June 19 3:30–4:30 p.m. Ages 8 and up It’s an all-new MSI Science Minors! Get your top hat and bunny ready… let’s do some MAGIC! A world of illusion, tricks, and phenomena awaits. Registration is required. This program is made possible through a partnership with the Museum of Science & Industry Chicago. [...]

Monday Matinee

Friday, June 19 1 p.m. All ages Join us for a screening of Storks (©Warner Bros., 2016: PG, 89 minutes). Registration is not required.       [...]

Essentrics®: Stretch. Strengthen. Rebalance.

Saturday, June 17 10–11 a.m. Ages 13 and up Essentrics® is also known as Classical Stretch, the #1 fitness show on PBS. The full body, 3-dimensional dynamic stretching workout safely shapes and rebalances the body. Please bring a towel or yoga mat. All participants will be asked to sign a waiver. Registration is required. [...]

Career Passioneering

Saturday, June 17 9:30–11:30 a.m. Make a move and find your passion! Bring an open mind and begin the destiny of your own design. [...]

Father’s Day Craft Open House

Friday, June 16 &  Saturday, June 17 2–4 p.m. All ages Celebrate dads, grandfathers, uncles, and others with a craft! Young children will need some adult help. Registration is not required, but supplies are limited. [...]