Find out what makes sour candy so sour, analyze the color breakdown of jelly beans, harness the gassy power of Pop Rocks, and more! A special event to celebrate the librarys Sweet Home Chicago exhibit. This session is for grades 3 and 4 only.
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Large Meeting Room A&B
In conjunction with the library's Sweet Home Chicago exhibit.
Hora de cuentos para ninos jovenes, con sus padres. Escuchamos, jugamos, hacemos manualidades, y disfrutamos golosinas.
Bring your family and friends as we crank up the tunes and boogie down in the library! Its fun for the whole family to dance with your little ones! No registration needed. DJ Miss Cate will be spinning all the best tunes from our terrific music collection. Ages 0 and up with an adult.
Estate Planning Seminar presented by Attorney, Jacob Ehrensaft.
Learn to make spa-quality beauty & body treatments from fresh ingredients they already have at home, in the fridge or the pantry.(Think Lush!) Eleanor Riley offers hands-on experience and take home recipes.
A family program that provides a chance kids and adults work together to explore scientific principles. Join us for interactive activities that demonstrate asking essential questions and finding answers in a systematic (and fun) way. Ages 4+ with adult. Please register each family member so we know how many to expect.
Want to write poetry but don't know where to begin? Learn how in this workshop led by an instructor with Young Chicago Authors, home of the Louder Than a Bomb youth poetry festival.
Ready to get back in gear and back outside? Presenters from the Northwest Cook County Sierra Club will be at the library to talk about their favorite hike and bike locations. They'll also give tips on how to get active and enjoy the outdoors this spring and summer.
This special event is just for Battle of the Books participants and their families.