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Programs

Programs which require registration are limited to Warrenville Library cardholders until one week prior to the program when registration will be open to the general public. To register, visit the Information Desk, call 630/393-1171 x100, or click here to register online.

 

Children's Book Week -- May 12-18
Children's Book Week is all about celebrating your favorite books, authors, and illustrators. From comics to mysteries, from magic to history...you can find anything between the pages of a book.

 

30 Poems, 30 Days at the Warrenville Library
Celebrate National Poetry Month in April with 30 Poems, 30 Days. Visit the Library each day to see a new poem revealed. Browse our display of children’s poetry books to find one to share with your children.

 

Superhero Training Camp
Saturday, March 8, 10:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 9
Calling all superheroes. Join us at our superhero training camp. We will leap over tall buildings, run an obstacle course, battle some villains and make capes. Registration is required. Click here to register.
     
Early Childhood Resource Fair
Saturday, March 8, 1 – 3:30 p.m.
Parents can discover local resources in the DuPage area that can help with preparing young children for success in their early school years. Various agencies participating in Bright & Early DuPage-Wheaton/Warrenville Early Childhood Collaboration will be available with information about services and programs related to children's growth and development.

 

ESL Conversation Groups
Saturday, March 8, 2 p.m.
Saturday, March 22, 2 p.m.
Participants are encouraged to join our conversation group with ESL tutors. The children are invited to listen to stories, do crafts, get homework help and play while the parents participate in the program. All levels are welcome. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Práctica de inglés para los estudiantes de ESL
Sábado, 8 de marzo, 2 p.m.
Sábado, 22 de marzo, 2 p.m.
Mientras que los niños oigan cuentos, hagan manualidades, y jueguen--los padres pueden participar en la práctica de inglés con tutores. Los niños pueden obtener ayuda con sus tarea, también. Todos los niveles están invitados. Es necesario registrarse. Clic aquí para registrarse.

 

Crafty Kids
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m., Ages 2 – 6
March 12, April 16, May 14
Children, with a parent or caregiver, are welcome to attend a monthly story and craft program. All materials will be supplied. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Bracelet Looming Fun  
Friday, March 21, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., Ages 7 – 14
Saturday, April 5, 10 a.m. – noon, Ages 7 – 14
Drop in and make some colorful bracelets. Bring your own loom and hook or use one of ours. We will provide the bands. Learn how to make a new design or show us one of your own designs.

 

Craft Day
Monday, March 31, 2 p.m., Ages 5 – 11
Make a springtime craft at the Library. All materials will be supplied. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

No School Movie Day   
Tuesday, April 1, 2 p.m.
We will be viewing Planes (PG, 91 min.) A crop-dusting airplane with a fear of heights lives his dream of competing in a famous around-the-world aerial race. Bring your friends and family.

 

Angelina Ballerina Party
Saturday, April 26, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 9
In honor of National Dance Week, we will twirl around like ballerinas, read a sweet story and make dance tutus.  We might even have some time to freestyle dance. Bring your dancing shoes and dancing moves. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Mother and Me Tea
Saturday, May 17, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 9
Celebrate your great Mom. Have some refreshments while we share stories and make a craft. Come dressed in your best dress or suit. There will be time to take pictures with your cuties. Registration is required. Click here to register.


 

Storytimes

Family Storytimes

Tuesdays, March 4 –April 29, 10:30 a.m.
Drop in for stories, rhymes, songs and finger plays. All ages are welcome to attend. Registration not required. Storytime will not be held on April 1.

 

Swingin’ Storytime

Tuesdays, March 4 – April 29, 6:30 p.m.
Kids can swing, sway, jump and dance to the beat of stories with a blend of rhythm and songs. Registration not required. Swingin’ Storytime will not be held on April 1.

 

Toddler Time

Thursdays, March 6 – May 1, 10 a.m.
Children ages 18-36 months will enjoy singing, dancing, stories, finger plays and playtime. Registration not required. Toddler Time will not be held on April 3.

 

Baby Play Time

Wednesdays, 10 a.m.
March 19, April 30, May 21
Babies (newborn – 17 months) are invited with a caregiver for a special play time just for them. Babies and caregivers will be given a chance to play and socialize with other friends. Board books will be available for check out. Registration is required. Click here to register.

 

Día de los Niños Bilingual Storytime
Wednesday, April 30, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Listen to stories in English and Spanish. We will also do a craft and listen to some songs. Families are welcome to attend this special storytime to celebrate “El Día de los Niños.”

Programa de Día de los Niños
Miércoles, 30 de abril, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Vengan a escuchar unos cuentos y hacer una manualidad. Toda la familia está invitada. Acompáñenos a celebre los niños y los libros.

 

 

 

**If you need assistance in the library, ask us! We’re happy to help. If you require ADA accommodations for a Library program or event, please notify the Library office at least two weeks in advance at 630/393-1171 x118.

 

** Attendance at Library programs and events constitutes consent to be photographed for Library publicity purposes.

 

 

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