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Saturday Specials April 23


Saturday Special: Corduroy Bear Drop-in Storytime

Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM

Stories, songs, and fun are the order of the day when we get together in our Storytime Room. This month Corduroy Bear will be here! Come meet him in person, hear stories, and have your picture taken with him! Corduroy will make a brief appearance during the Storytime, courtesy of Barnes & Noble at Bolingbrook Promenade.

All ages, preschoolers with an adult. Drop in until the limit of the room is reached. Please arrive on time as Corduroy will only make a brief appearance. Don’t forget your camera!

Saturday Special: Make-It Take-It

Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM

Make a great craft in Children’s Services and take it home to keep!

All ages, preschoolers with an adult. Drop in.

Tween Chess Club

chess pieces

Wednesday, April 20

Tweens in grades 4 to 8 can drop in from 4:15 to 5:15 PM to play chess.

No registration is necessary!

If you are a beginner, we can help you learn the basics.

Family Movie April 16


Drop in to see The Peanuts Movie on Saturday starting at 1:30 p.m.  All ages are welcome, but preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult.  Meeting Room A can hold up to 90 people.

Spring Break Steam Week


Please visit http://www.fountaindale.org/children/spring-break-steam-week for all the details!

Saturday Special: Meet Biscuit the Dog


Come to the Library on Saturday, March 26th and meet Biscuit!  Join us for an extra special story time on Saturday, March 26th from 11:00-11:30 am in the storytime room.  Biscuit from the books by Alyssa Satin Capucilli, will make a brief visit to story time and be available for pictures.  Bring your camera and don’t be late!  You don’t want to miss this very special guest.  Biscuit’s appearance is courtesy of Barnes & Noble at the Bolingbrook Promenade.  This storytime is for all ages, but preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult.

Faraway Places Friday

508px-Happy_Saint_Patrick's_Day_2010,_Dublin,_Ireland,_Accordion_Violin Photo by Uggboy
This month, for ‘Faraway Places at Your Fingertips an Adventure for Homeschoolers’ we travel to Ireland! We will be exploring the geography, culture and customs through music, stories, games and crafts. We will meet on Friday March 18th from 1:30-3:00pm. We hope you will be able to join us as we continue our adventures!

For homeschool teachers and their K-5 students. Drop in until the room limit is reached.

Daniel Tiger Activity Time


Come and join us for: Preschool Activity Time!  Drop in to meeting room A and meet your friends on Friday, February 26th.  We will be having some ‘Daniel Tiger’ themed activities, along with all of our standard freeplay activities: DUPLOs, big building blocks, the road puzzle and cars, the tunnels, bean bags, the parachute finale and more! All the things that make preschool activity time so much fun!

Date: 2/26/2016
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM

For children ages 2 – 6 with an adult. Drop in.