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.
Have Book – Will Travel!
Summer Reading Program for Adults, Teens & Youth
June 1 – July 31
The Summer Reading Program for adults, teens and youth begins June 1 at the Warrenville Public Library. Participants of all ages are eligible for great prizes. Click here for further infomation.
Sensory-friendly Movie Matinee
Saturday, May 18, 2 p.m., Toy Story 3 (G, 103 min.)
The lights will dim but remain on, the volume will be lowered, and the movie will start promptly at 2 p.m. with no previews.
Warrenville Pizza Kitchen
Sunday, May 19, 2 p.m., Ages 9 – 12
Sunday, May 19, 3 p.m., Ages 9 – 12
Let a pizza professional teach you how to make pizza dough, choose your toppings, then take it home to bake. Please register for only one session. Sponsored by the Tween Activity GroupRegistration is required. Click here to register.
Princesses Around the World
Wednesday, June 19, 10:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 8
Learn about the faraway lands of your favorite princesses. We will have crafts and games. Come dressed as your favorite princess. Bring your camera. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Geronimo Stilton Party
Thursday, June 20, 4 p.m., Ages 8 – 12
Celebrate the fabumouse journalist Geronimo Stilton with fun games and activities. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Monday, June 24, 10:30 a.m., Ages 6 –10
Monday, July 8, 10:30 a.m., Ages 6 – 10
Monday, July 22, 10:30 a.m., Ages 6 – 10
Bring a book and sit down with a reading buddy. You’ll be able to share your favorite stories with one of our teen volunteers. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Dave DiNaso’s World of Reptiles
Wednesday, June 26, 10:30 a.m.
This show will give children an up-close and extremely interactive experience about reptiles and amphibians from around the world. Dave blends education and a unique style of humor to form a totally original experience that makes his presentations every bit as entertaining as they are educational.
Wednesday, July 24, 10:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 8
Travel through prehistoric times to learn about dinosaurs. Let’s see how many dinosaurs you can name. Play some games and enjoy a craft. Registration is required. Click here to register.
LEGO Building Contest
able to share your favorite stories with one of our teen
Friday, July 26, Drop off structure: 12 – 4 p.m. Ages 6 – 13
Saturday, July 27, Pick up structure: 12 – 4 p.m.
Build a LEGO structure at home and bring it to the Library. Drop off your creations on Friday and you can pick them up on Saturday. We will award certificates for various ages and models. Be creative and have fun building. When you drop off your structure, make sure it is sturdy. Your creation will need to stay overnight for judging. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Smoothies & Nail Art
Wednesday, July 31, 10:30 a.m., Ages 6 – 16
Bring your favorite nail polish and experiment with nail art. While your nails dry, try a smoothie. Bring a friend and make it a girls’ day out. Remember to bring your flip flops. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Travel to Kindergarten
Thursday, August 8, 10 a.m., For 5-year-olds entering Kindergarten in the Fall
Your child will learn beginning skills in reading and math plus enjoy games and stories. A snack will be served. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Back to School Ice Cream Social
Friday, August 16, 1 – 3 p.m., Ages 5 – 18
Meet up with friends and talk about your summer adventures. Grab some ice cream, play some games and check-out a fun end-of-the-summer read. While supplies last.
Children’s Book Week, May 13 – 19
It all began in 1919 with the idea that children’s books can change lives, emphasizing the importance of books and reading in a child’s life. Help us celebrate CBW by decorating the Youth Services bulletin board in May with the titles of your favorite children’s books. Forms will be available at the Information and Circulation Desks starting May 1.
Sunday, May 19 – May 31
Recycle your old crayons! We will be collecting old crayons for SCARCE, a community agency. They will turn them into Super Crayons for children with special needs. Please peel the paper off the crayons before placing them in our collection bins. Sponsored by the Tween Activity Group.
Wednesday, May 15, 10:30 a.m., Ages 2 – 6
Children, with a parent or caregiver, are welcome to attend a monthly story and craft program. All materials will be supplied. Please register for each session you wish to attend. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Thursdays, June 6 – July 25, 10 a.m.
Toddlers, ages 18 – 36 months will enjoy singing, dancing, stories, finger plays and playtime. There will be no Toddler Time on July 4.
Baby & Me
Wednesday, June 12, 10 a.m.
Wednesday, July 10, 10 a.m.
Babies under 18 months old and their caregivers are invited to a special story time. Books, songs and rhymes will be shared for 15 minutes followed by time to play and socialize. Registration is required. Click here to register.
Tuesdays, June 18 – July 30, 10:30 a.m.
Drop in for stories, rhymes, songs and finger plays. All ages are welcome to attend.
Join us on Mondays at 2 p.m. for a free movie. Bring your friends and family. Registration not required. No movie will be shown on July 1.
June 10: Wreck-it Ralph (PG, 108 min.)
June 17: Thomas & Friends: Muddy Matters (Not Rated, 58 min.)
June 24: Charlotte’s Web (G, 98 min.)
July 8: Rise of the Guardians (PG, 97 min.)
July 15: Hotel Transylvania (PG, 91 min.)
July 22: How to Train Your Dragon (PG, 98 min.)
July 29: Air Bud: World Cup (G, 83 min.)
August 5: Mulan (G, 88 min.)
August 12: Mulan II (G, 79 min.)
**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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