Learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders using hands-on activities and assorted visuals. Presented by Kevin Manning
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6350 W Devon, Chicago. The Niles Public Library presents some of the best tree poems written by many different poets. Read your favorites, or write your own poem about trees and read it at their open mike. Activities for younger children will also be available. This event is part of Cook Countys Largest Tree Hug. Check http://fpdcc.com/100events/ for shuttle bus info.
Get an exclusive sneak peek at our new spaces The Creative Studio & Wonder Ground on Saturday and Sunday! To celebrate the opening of Wonder Ground, join us in the Large Meeting Room at 2pm for "Getting Excited About Science" featuring scientist Steve Belliveau.
Take an "Ah-Ha" Tour of The Creative Studio A & B on the Lower Level from 2-4pm and Wonder Ground in KidSpace from 3-4pm. Become inspired or discovery something new!
Get an exclusive sneak peek at our new spaces The Creative Studio & Wonder Ground on Saturday and Sunday!
[Large Meeting Room 11am-4pm]
Teens and adults can watch a live demo of a 3D printer as well as how to use a GoPro camera. Also, make a small project using a laser cutter, vinyl cutter, and sewing machines. Using our portable green screen, get your photo taken with our famous Summer Reading Club mascot Glummy around the world.
An inclusive experience outside of typical library hours especially for children with special needs and their families. Explore our Wonder Ground or simply enjoy a laid back environment before the library opens for the day. For an invitation, please contact KidSpace at 847-663-8823
Enjoy the exclusive premier of a short, original play created and produced by talented local teens. All ages welcome!
Want to hear some great music? Jimmy Buffet or Bob Marley? Want to do the limbo, hula hoop or conga line? Join this Grammy nominated, Gold Record Goof Ball for a fantastical beach party!
Travel broadens ones horizons, but it brings with it risks, costs, hassles, health issues, and other considerations. Learn travel tricks, products, guidelines, and resources from veteran international traveler, author, and photographer Cynthia Clampitt. Sprinkled with tales of adventures from Paris to Mongolia, Travel Savvy offers ways to save money, cut risks, reduce hassles, and enjoy the road.
Sign up for the Summer Reading Club at the Golf Mill Shopping Center from 4:30-6pm at the Teen Center, just inside Entrance 6, and get a free treat! All ages are welcome.
The Niles Fire Department Explorer Post, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and other local organizations will present service opportunities for Niles teens