The Library Book Hounds are back! Children of all ages are invited to read a story to one of our K-9 friends. Walk-ins are welcome, but preference will be given to those who have registered.
September 10th: 4:00, 4:20, 4:40
We must have a legal waiver signed by each child’s parent or legal guardian before participation.
Dog-time is provided by the Best Friends 4-H Club.
Celebrate Sesame Street’s 50th birthday on September 12 at 4:00 p.m. Enjoy stories, games, crafts—and birthday cupcakes! This event is geared toward children, pre-K through grade 2 and their caregivers, but all are welcome to join us. Registration is required.
What happens to your assets if you become incapacitated or pass away? What is probate? What is a Living Trust and do I need one? Will a young relative, special needs child, or in-law have access to my estate? Attend this presentation on September 11 at 10:30 a.m. to learn about the important components of planning your estate. Registration required.
Find your balance with Jeannine Wilson at Yin Yoga on September 17 at 6:30 p.m. Please bring your own mat or large blanket. Registration is required.
Caregivers and children ages 0-18 months are invited to join us for stories, singing, and fingerplays on Thursdays at 10:15 a.m. from September 5th until November 21st. Registration is required.
This teen book group for grades 7-12 meets every other month. Books are donated by the Friends of the Library and a grant from The Heart of Cook. Registration is required.
Friday, September 20th: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
The Library offers several book clubs for different age groups.
View our calendar for dates, times, and current titles being discussed.
My Family Reading Adventure: A book group for kids in grades young 5-3 and their families. Sign up your family and receive a free copy of a book with a discussion guide. Books will be available one month in advance. Registration is required.
‘Tween Tomes: A book group for kids in grades 4-6 who like food, fun, and great books. Group meets the third Thursday of each month (September – May) from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Registration is required and is limited to 12. Participants will receive a free copy of the book compliments of the Friends of the Library through a Heart of Cook Grant.
Pizza & Pages Teen Book Group: A book group for teens in grades 7-12. Books are donated by the Friends of the Library. Registration is required. This group meets every other month.
Morning Book Club: A club for people who enjoy popular reads. Books will be available one month in advance during registration. This group meets the second Tuesday of the month.
Generation Next Book Club: Thought-provoking discussions in an informal environment. Meetings will take place at Round Barn Brewery & Public House, 9151 1st St. in Baroda. Ages 18 and up. Registration is required.