Programs


Kids Programs!

Check out our great programs for kids. Registration is required for all programs. Questions or suggestions? Contact us @ 847-455-6016, ext. 3 or kidscrossing@fppld.org.


Mar
30
Thu
Arting Around
Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Arting Around

Break is almost over! If you want to get out of the house and make something, come to the library where we will have an open creation session for 3rd through 6th graders. We will provide you with art supplies like paint, paper, and clay. Dress to get messy and create your very own work of art. All experience levels welcome. Limit 20

Mar
31
Fri
Morning Movers
Mar 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Morning Movers

Bundle up and come into the library for our baby and toddler storytime sessions. Your baby is always learning and we offer a great environment to explore and grow. Move around with our songs and rhymes, share a book or two and introduce your little one to the world. We can’t wait to see you!

(limit 30)

 

The Scrap Exchange
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Scrap Exchange

Stop by the Library on the last day of each month and get a second chance at creativity using our leftover crafts. It’s also a great time to bring in any crafting supplies you are no longer using at home.

Apr
1
Sat
Celebrate National Poetry Month!
Apr 1 – Apr 29 all-day

Poet-Tree Web Event (1)To celebrate National Poetry Month in April, we will have a Poet-Tree on display all month in Kids Crossing.  You can bring a copy of your favorite poem – maybe YOU even wrote it! – and we will add it to the branches.

Also be on the lookout for copies of popular kids poetry throughout the month at the KC desk or even tucked in the pages of some of your favorite books.  Feel free to keep these poems or share them with family and friends!

Apr
3
Mon
Coding Club
Apr 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Grades 3-5CodingClubSquare

Good at solving puzzles? Join us to experiment with coding and uncover all the wonderful things you can do with computers! Limit 10.

Apr
4
Tue
Tween Tuesday
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Tween Tuesday 300x300 (2)Grades 4-6

Are you looking for a place to hang out with your friends while learning, creating, and exploring? Join us once a month for games, crafts, and more.  Light snacks will be provided.  Limit 15.

Apr
5
Wed
Comics for Kids
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

Comics for Kids 300x300Grades 1 & 2

Are you in 1st or 2nd grade and like comics?  Join us for this NEW comics club where you will get a chance to read entertaining titles and talk about them with other kids.  Light snacks will be provided.  Copies of each book will be available at the Circulation Desk about a month prior to the meeting date. Limit 15.

  • Wednesday, April 5thHippopotamister by John Patrick Green
  • Wednesday, May 3rdMad Scientist Academy: The Dinosaur Disaster by Matthew McElligott
  • Wednesday, June 7thThe Great Pet Escape by Victoria Jamieson

Apr
6
Thu
Full STEAM Ahead
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

STEAMGrades 1-3

Join us as we travel full STEAM ahead into science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Limit 30.

Parker’s Storytime
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Parker's Storytime“S” is for storytime! Explore the alphabet one letter at a time with
stories, songs, rhymes, and a fun craft. Limit 20

Apr
7
Fri
Morning Movers
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Morning Movers

Bundle up and come into the library for our baby and toddler storytime sessions. Your baby is always learning and we offer a great environment to explore and grow. Move around with our songs and rhymes, share a book or two and introduce your little one to the world. We can’t wait to see you!

(limit 30)