Our weekly storytimes continue!
Roots – President Barack Obama and Misty Copeland
Sunday, February 24, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Join Judith and Ernie Davis for books, activities and snacks as we explore the lives of African American heroes. This month we’ll cover President Barack Obama and Misty Copeland. Drop in.
Please note that the 11 a.m. All Together Storytime on Monday, February 25 will be without music.
Tween DIY – Peach Cobbler in a Mug
Monday, February 25, 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Make a tasty treat in the microwave. Register.
Minecraft Club Open Play
Tuesday, February 26, 3-5 p.m.
Join us for open game play! Bring your Fountaindale Public Library card and Minecraft account information if you have them. We have a limited number of guest accounts that you can use. Drop in.
Tuesday, February 26, 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Boost critical and creative thinking skills, collaborate with friends and discover how to have fun with math by participating in activities, games and projects. Register.
“The Wizard of Oz”: A Chicago Connection – Part of the Great Read
Tuesday, February 26, 7-8 p.m.
Scott Cummings presents the connection between L. Frank Baum and the legacy of Oz in Chicago with historical photos of Baum’s time in Chicago. Drop in.
Please note that the Family Storytime on Tuesday evening, February 26, will be without music.
S’mores Book Club: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz – Part of The Great Read
Wednesday, February 27, 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Join us for an after-school snack, talk about “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” and other fantasies and make your own video book review in Studio 300. Register.
The Great Read Finale – Part of The Great Read (Off site)
Plainfield Public Library – 15025 S. Illinois Street, Plainfield
Thursday, February 28, 6:30-8:45 p.m.
Prizes, giveaways and refreshments, oh my! Celebrate the end The Great Read by watching “The Wizard of Oz”. Dress up as your favorite character for a chance to win prizes. Drop in.
Arts and Fables – Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Friday, March 1, 9:30-10:15 a.m.
Friday, March 1, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Ages 2–6 with an adult
Join us for a story, and then make a craft about it! Drop in.
Imagineers Club – Imagine Space
Saturday, March 2, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Play games, use new technologies and/or explore science in this fun and educational program based each month on an exciting book series. Register.
Pete the Cat: I’m Reading in My School Shoes
Saturday, March 2, 3-5 p.m.
Do you like to read in your school shoes? Cool! Come in and read a book to us to earn Pete the Cat prizes! Drop in.