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Large Meeting Room A&B

Special Sunday

An experience outside of typical library hours exclusively 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, or just drop in!

Event Date: 
Feb

¡Viva! Dream and Drum

Drum yourself awake and enjoy Mexican hot chocolate while listening to Margarita Engle’s beautiful book, Drum, Dream, Girl. Then make and take your own drum! Especially for kids aged 4-7 and their families.
This program is part of ¡Viva! Coming Together in Skokie and Niles Township, focusing on Latino heritage.

Event Date: 
Feb

Drama Club

Calling all Drama Kings and Queens, find your stage voice, and learn drama skills through fun theater games, skits and improvisation.

Event Date: 
Feb

FILM: Coming Together in Skokie & Niles Township: <i>The Motorcycle Diaries</i>

The Motorcycle Diaries - Rated R, 126 min. Based on the true story of two young men who embark on a thrilling and dangerous road trip across Latin America that becomes a life-changing journey of self-discovery. This Oscar winner for Best Song emphasizes the themes of ¡Viva! Coming Together in Skokie and Niles Township.

Event Date: 
Feb

LEGO Day!

Enjoy some huge fantastic LEGO displays courtesy of the Chicago Lego User Group, plus spend a little time building your own creations. Drop in anytime between 10am and 4pm.

Event Date: 
Jan

Brush Up Your Shakespeare

High school students are invited to receive professional coaching from actors with The Shakespeare Project of Chicago. Get guidance on selecting and presenting the Shakespeare monologue/sonnet that is right for you. Whether you are preparing for the National Shakespeare Competition or just want to get better acquainted with the Bard, this workshop will help you gain insight, confidence and growth in your presentation skills.

Event Date: 
Jan

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