Little Lake County

COVID19 Statement:

Experts have advised that the best thing for our community during the current Coronavirus pandemic is to reduce crowded gatherings. As we move into Phase 3 we will be adding more events on our calendar that are happening in person. For the time being, we are waiving our “no pre-registration” rule. Do to reduced capacities at facilities we feel this is the best way to help both parents and the sites. Please check with the hosting venue, and exercise caution when selecting outings. Ultimately it is your decision if you choose to continue to go to public events and spaces.

For the best and most up to date information on the outbreak locally please visit the Lake County Health Department COVID-19 status page.


We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers, but please confirm dates, times, and availability before attending an event.

Events are posted on Little Lake County from information found on, but not limited to, attraction sites, government city sites; as well as submissions from individual attractions, press releases, and PR firms. All events are subject to change without notice and Little Lake County cannot be held responsible.

Little Lake County loves hearing about events!!  Events must be low cost or free and for kids, families or parents. Events must not require pre-registration to attend, and must welcome walk-ins. To submit your event for the calendar please click the green +Post Your Event button on the calendar below.

Questions about the calendar? Please contact Melissa.

{TR} = Ticket Required – this are free events that require a ticket, generally they are handed out just prior to the event.

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All Ages (Virtual) Story Time
All Ages (Virtual) Story Time @ Barrington Area Library YouTube
Jun 1 all-day
Enjoy stories and rhymes with Librarians Mitch, Allison, and Demitra. A new Story Time will be posted every Monday. Feel free to watch every day to help your child build confidence, aid in comprehension, and work [...]
Military Mondays
Military Mondays @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 1 all-day
Every Monday the Antioch Aquatic center honors our members of the Armed Forces, active or retired. Admission is FREE with military ID.
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki 9:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Miss Nikki’s weekly storytime at 9:00 am.
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 1 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
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CMPLD Maker Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Maker Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Tuesday for a new Science activity to do at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new science activity each Tuesday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the [...]
Virtual Storytime with Ms. Regina 11:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Ms. Regina @ Lake Bluff Library's Children's Department Facebook Group
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Miss Regina for a fun storytime on our Children’s Department Facebook group! Tune in for stories, fingerplays, and sing and dance alongs. Thank you to all the publishers who have relaxed their copyright restrictions to allow us to share their [...]
Fox Lake Farmers Market 4:00 pm
Fox Lake Farmers Market @ Community Garden Green
Jun 2 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The continuation of the Fox Lake Farmers Market relies on our vendors and shoppers to follow a critical new set of health and safety guidelines due to COVID-19. This season we will be operating under [...]
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds 6:30 pm
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Before you say Good Night, enjoy a story presented by one of the children’s librarians! Join us on the Library’s Facebook page and listen as one of the children’s librarians shares a favorite book. You can also [...]
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Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a video presentation of an activity you can do at home that replicates learning from one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Bring the Museum [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Grayslake Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Grayslake Farmers Market @ Centennial Plaza
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Grayslake Farmers Market is a nonprofit organization that fosters a sense of community by operating a weekly three season outdoor shopping experience in the historic downtown center that offers farm fresh and prepared foods, [...]
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Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel 9:30 am
Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Ms. Rachel’s weekly STEAM project videos!
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Storytime Online with Fox Lake District Library 10:00 am
Storytime Online with Fox Lake District Library @ Fox Lake District Library Facebook Page
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join Miss Hannah for stories, songs, and action rhymes! Prerecorded videos will be uploaded to Facebook and Youtube. In order to read the books online the publishers have asked that we leave the YouTube videos [...]
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library 10:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am
Join us for a new story on Wednesdays at 10am! Stories will be read by our Youth Services staff – your children may recognize our faces! Please note that our virtual storytmes will be less [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 2:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ GoToMeeting
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Join us as Ms Jill from GiGi’s Playhouse Deerfield  engages is in LMNOP. LMNOP – LMNOP is an interactive and [...]
Virtual Fun with Numbers 4:15 pm
Virtual Fun with Numbers @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 4 @ 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Ms.Colleen invites your Kindergartners and First Graders to join us virtually on Thursdays for quick and easy to follow Fun with Numbers lessons that are pre-recorded. Each week will be a new theme using items [...]
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual 6:30 pm
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department on Facebook as they share traditionally stories and folk tales! A fun time for the entire family! We can’t wait to share stories with you! Join us on [...]
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Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 5 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Friday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a story time from a beloved children’s book that supports one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Recap the past few days’ deep dive into [...]
Book Share (registration required) 11:00 am
Book Share (registration required) @ Zoom
Jun 5 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Zoom in and share some books! Children’s librarians will discuss a few of their choices and each participant will have the chance to talk about one or two of their favorite titles. Please register. This [...]
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians 11:00 am
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians @ Glencoe Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 5 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Glencoe Librarians online for stories. songs and surprises at http://www.facebook.com/glencoelibrary/live
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! 12:00 pm
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! @ Online
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event Details Grab your lunch and join us for a new chapter each week, as BALibrary librarians read aloud from this year’s Book of the Summer, Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Virtual First Friday on Mainstreet 6:00 pm
Virtual First Friday on Mainstreet @ MainStreet Libertyville Facebook Page
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
It’s May First Friday in Libertyville! Attendees have a chance to win one of two $50 MainStreet Libertyville gift certificates (redeemable at any participating business) by answering three simple questions. Stay tuned throughout the day [...]
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Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience 8:00 am
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience @ Susanna Farms
Jun 6 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Giggle with the goats as you bottle feed them in their outdoor playground or in the animal barn depending on the weather. Enjoy their silly antics as they run and jump on their playground. Guaranteed [...]
Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 6 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
Morning Meditation 8:30 am
Morning Meditation @ Susanna Farms
Jun 6 @ 8:30 am – 8:40 am
Take ten minutes of your morning to relax with our self-guided meditation. Every session will have a new spot on the farm and different animals involved. Free registration required.
Yoga In The Garden 8:45 am
Yoga In The Garden @ Susanna Farms
Jun 6 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
This hour session is guaranteed to bring you relaxation and zen to your morning. You will be accompanied by the wonderful sounds of our beautiful farm life and the refreshing feeling of fresh air. All [...]
CMPLD Craft Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Craft Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Saturday for a new craft to create at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new craft each Saturday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the Videos area [...]
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! 10:00 am
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! @ Grayslake Area Library Facebook Page
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
GRADES 1+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Children in Grades 1st and up are invited to partake in various activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math every Saturday. We will post a new weekly activity at [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
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All Ages (Virtual) Story Time
All Ages (Virtual) Story Time @ Barrington Area Library YouTube
Jun 8 all-day
Enjoy stories and rhymes with Librarians Mitch, Allison, and Demitra. A new Story Time will be posted every Monday. Feel free to watch every day to help your child build confidence, aid in comprehension, and work [...]
Military Mondays
Military Mondays @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 8 all-day
Every Monday the Antioch Aquatic center honors our members of the Armed Forces, active or retired. Admission is FREE with military ID.
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki 9:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Miss Nikki’s weekly storytime at 9:00 am.
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 12:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
RSVP below to receive an email to join the program. GiGi’s Playhouse San Diego and Resounding Joy Music Therapy are excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the [...]
Alphabet Animals (registration required) 1:00 pm
Alphabet Animals (registration required) @ Zoom
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this high-energy draw-along program, led by cartoonist Mark Anderson, budding artists will learn to draw 26 adorable cartoon animals using only the alphabet and simple shapes. This is a registered program for grades K-3. [...]
Finger Knitting an Octopus 1:00 pm
Finger Knitting an Octopus @ Zoom
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
With simple supplies you have at home, use your fingers to make a fun undersea friend. This class will be taught online via Zoom. Please see full description for important registration information. With simple supplies [...]
GiGi’s at home: Yoga for the Family 1:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: Yoga for the Family @ GoToMeeting
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Ms Erin from GiGi’s Playhouse Cleveland is excited to see you all! Although moderate physical activity is safe [...]
GiGis At Home – Destination Discovery 2:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Destination Discovery @ GoToMeeting
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Destination Discovery – Supports the development of fine motor skills, gross motor skills, social skills and language through purposeful play and peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. This program also brings families together [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 8 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
FACEBOOK – [email protected]: Bookmarks 4:00 pm
FACEBOOK – [email protected]: Bookmarks @ Grayslake Area Facebook Page
Jun 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
AGES 10+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Learn how to create your own bookmarks with Meredith from The Hub! A recorded video will be posted on our FB page at 4pm. To “like” our Facebook page, go [...]
BYOB – Bring Your Own Book 4:30 pm
BYOB – Bring Your Own Book @ Online via Zoom
Jun 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Each month, we will host a Youth BYOB event on Zoom! Kids can bring the book they are currently reading and share with other participants. It’s an opportunity to socialize with their peers discussing books [...]
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CMPLD Maker Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Maker Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Tuesday for a new Science activity to do at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new science activity each Tuesday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 10:00 am
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ Your Home
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
For children ages 0-36 months. Dr. Jay from GiGi’s Playhouse Hoffman Estates is excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the following materials available: TBD LMNOP – LMNOP is an [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians 11:00 am
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians @ Glencoe Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Glencoe Librarians online for stories. songs and surprises at http://www.facebook.com/glencoelibrary/live
Virtual Storytime with Ms. Regina 11:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Ms. Regina @ Lake Bluff Library's Children's Department Facebook Group
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Miss Regina for a fun storytime on our Children’s Department Facebook group! Tune in for stories, fingerplays, and sing and dance alongs. Thank you to all the publishers who have relaxed their copyright restrictions to allow us to share their [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 2:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ GoToMeeting
Jun 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Join us as Ms Jill from GiGi’s Playhouse Deerfield  engages is in LMNOP. LMNOP – LMNOP is an interactive and [...]
Fox Lake Farmers Market 4:00 pm
Fox Lake Farmers Market @ Community Garden Green
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The continuation of the Fox Lake Farmers Market relies on our vendors and shoppers to follow a critical new set of health and safety guidelines due to COVID-19. This season we will be operating under [...]
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 5:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Ms Mary from GiGi’s Playhouse Cleveland is excited to see you all!  This program is focusing on youth [...]
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds 6:30 pm
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Before you say Good Night, enjoy a story presented by one of the children’s librarians! Join us on the Library’s Facebook page and listen as one of the children’s librarians shares a favorite book. You can also [...]
FACEBOOK – Good Night Yoga 6:30 pm
FACEBOOK – Good Night Yoga @ Grayslake Area Library Facebook Page
Jun 9 @ 6:30 pm – 6:50 pm
AGES 4-8 | FACEBOOK EVENT Bring your mat or a beach towel, dress comfortably and let’s sing, breathe and move through storytime. This is geared toward 4-8 year olds.
Watch Live: Pajama Story Time 7:00 pm
Watch Live: Pajama Story Time @ Online
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Event Details Put on your PJs and join us for relaxing stories and songs before bedtime. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants will receive an email with a link to join the virtual program. Programs can [...]
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Duke Otherwise 10:00 am
Duke Otherwise @ Online
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
With his guitar, tap shoes, and distinct baritone, Duke Otherwise performs a hilarious and charming musical program for all ages. The link to the program will be available by the start of the program!
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a video presentation of an activity you can do at home that replicates learning from one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Bring the Museum [...]
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 12:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
RSVP below to receive an email to join the program. GiGi’s Playhouse San Diego and Resounding Joy Music Therapy are excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Grayslake Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Grayslake Farmers Market @ Centennial Plaza
Jun 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Grayslake Farmers Market is a nonprofit organization that fosters a sense of community by operating a weekly three season outdoor shopping experience in the historic downtown center that offers farm fresh and prepared foods, [...]
Family Program: Animal “Mania!” *registration required* 6:00 pm
Family Program: Animal “Mania!” *registration required* @ YouTube
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
David Stokes, Environmental Teacher of the Year, presents Animal “Mania”, a 3-part video series on Frogs, Turtles and Snakes, including close-up views of live animals, songs, puppets, artifacts, riddles, sign-language, and humor. Presented via YouTube.  REGISTERED PROGRAM Please [...]
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How to Draw Kawaii (Cute) Characters 10:00 am
How to Draw Kawaii (Cute) Characters @ Zoom
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – Jun 25 @ 11:00 am
Gather your art supplies and join us to learn how to draw adorable Kawaii (Japanese for “cute”) characters. This online class includes an instructional video opening at 10am, Thursday June 25 and closing at 10am, [...]
Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel 9:30 am
Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Ms. Rachel’s weekly STEAM project videos!
How to Draw Pokémon: An Online Workshop 10:00 am
How to Draw Pokémon: An Online Workshop @ Zoom
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Gather your art supplies at home! First we’ll draw one Pokemon character all together following a step-by-step process. Then draw whichever Pokémon you want. This online class includes an instructional video opening at 10am Thursday, [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Storytime Online with Fox Lake District Library 10:00 am
Storytime Online with Fox Lake District Library @ Fox Lake District Library Facebook Page
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join Miss Hannah for stories, songs, and action rhymes! Prerecorded videos will be uploaded to Facebook and Youtube. In order to read the books online the publishers have asked that we leave the YouTube videos [...]
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library 10:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am
Join us for a new story on Wednesdays at 10am! Stories will be read by our Youth Services staff – your children may recognize our faces! Please note that our virtual storytmes will be less [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 2:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ GoToMeeting
Jun 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Join us as Ms Jill from GiGi’s Playhouse Deerfield  engages is in LMNOP. LMNOP – LMNOP is an interactive and [...]
Virtual Fun with Numbers 4:15 pm
Virtual Fun with Numbers @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 11 @ 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Ms.Colleen invites your Kindergartners and First Graders to join us virtually on Thursdays for quick and easy to follow Fun with Numbers lessons that are pre-recorded. Each week will be a new theme using items [...]
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual 6:30 pm
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department on Facebook as they share traditionally stories and folk tales! A fun time for the entire family! We can’t wait to share stories with you! Join us on [...]
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Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 12 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live 10:00 am
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live @ GoToMeeting
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details.  Today’s lesson has been moved to 1pmCDT, typically this program is held on Fridays and Saturdays at 10amCDT. [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Virtual Tots-N-Tunes: Laura Doherty 10:00 am
Virtual Tots-N-Tunes: Laura Doherty @ Zoom
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Acoustically rock your kid’s world! Join musician Laura Doherty live on Zoom for a fun, high-energy virtual concert with songs from all five of her albums. Registration required. Only one registration required per household. Zoom [...]
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Friday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a story time from a beloved children’s book that supports one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Recap the past few days’ deep dive into [...]
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! 12:00 pm
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! @ Online
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event Details Grab your lunch and join us for a new chapter each week, as BALibrary librarians read aloud from this year’s Book of the Summer, Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
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Deerfield Farmers Market 7:00 am
Deerfield Farmers Market @ NEW LOCATION
Jun 13 @ 7:00 am – 12:30 pm
Event Details Join Us Every Saturday Morning at the Deerfield Farmers Market June 13 – October 10, 2020 New Location – Park Avenue between Jewett Park Drive and Hazel Avenue Saturdays: 7 a.m. to 12:30 [...]
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience 8:00 am
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience @ Susanna Farms
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Giggle with the goats as you bottle feed them in their outdoor playground or in the animal barn depending on the weather. Enjoy their silly antics as they run and jump on their playground. Guaranteed [...]
Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
Morning Meditation 8:30 am
Morning Meditation @ Susanna Farms
Jun 13 @ 8:30 am – 8:40 am
Take ten minutes of your morning to relax with our self-guided meditation. Every session will have a new spot on the farm and different animals involved. Free registration required.
Yoga In The Garden 8:45 am
Yoga In The Garden @ Susanna Farms
Jun 13 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
This hour session is guaranteed to bring you relaxation and zen to your morning. You will be accompanied by the wonderful sounds of our beautiful farm life and the refreshing feeling of fresh air. All [...]
CMPLD Craft Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Craft Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Saturday for a new craft to create at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new craft each Saturday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the Videos area [...]
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! 10:00 am
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! @ Grayslake Area Library Facebook Page
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
GRADES 1+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Children in Grades 1st and up are invited to partake in various activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math every Saturday. We will post a new weekly activity at [...]
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live 10:00 am
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live @ GoToMeeting
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details.  Today’s lesson has been moved to 1pmCDT, typically this program is held on Fridays and Saturdays at 10amCDT. [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Family Concert: Little Miss Ann *registration required* 10:30 am
Family Concert: Little Miss Ann *registration required* @ Zoom
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Have a rollicking good time with folk-rock performer Little Miss Anne, named “One of the Best Things to Happen to Chicago Kids” by Time Out Chicago magazine! This program is being provided via Zoom.  REGISTERED PROGRAM Please [...]
Reptiles & Amphibians with the Lake County Forest Preserve 11:00 am
Reptiles & Amphibians with the Lake County Forest Preserve @ Zoom
Jun 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Eeekk! It’s slimy and slithery—or is it? Compare and contrast reptiles and amphibians discover how specialized body parts help our local reptiles and amphibians grow and survive. This is a virtual program that will be [...]
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Buffalo Grove Farmers Market 8:00 am
Buffalo Grove Farmers Market @ Mike Rylko Community Park
Jun 14 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Dates:  Every Sunday from June 14th  to October 11th (No Farmer’s Market on Sunday, Sept 6th due to BG Days) Hours: 8am to 12:30 pm Location: Mike Rylko Park, 951 McHenry Road Featuring: locally grown fruits, [...]
Japanese Koinobori Windsock Workshop (grades 3-4) 1:00 pm
Japanese Koinobori Windsock Workshop (grades 3-4) @ YouTube
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us with a few craft supplies and create your own “Koinobori” windsock! A windsock is a tapered, open-ended sleeve that shows direction of the wind blowing through it. This windsock is created in the [...]
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All Ages (Virtual) Story Time
All Ages (Virtual) Story Time @ Barrington Area Library YouTube
Jun 15 all-day
Enjoy stories and rhymes with Librarians Mitch, Allison, and Demitra. A new Story Time will be posted every Monday. Feel free to watch every day to help your child build confidence, aid in comprehension, and work [...]
Military Mondays
Military Mondays @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 15 all-day
Every Monday the Antioch Aquatic center honors our members of the Armed Forces, active or retired. Admission is FREE with military ID.
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki 9:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Miss Nikki’s weekly storytime at 9:00 am.
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 12:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
RSVP below to receive an email to join the program. GiGi’s Playhouse San Diego and Resounding Joy Music Therapy are excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the [...]
BALibrary Fandom Fest: K-Pop Dance Tutorial 1:00 pm
BALibrary Fandom Fest: K-Pop Dance Tutorial @ online
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Event Details Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to move to the beat as dance instructor Katie Moffitt will teach us the moves to a K-pop song! Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants will [...]
GiGi’s at home: Yoga for the Family 1:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: Yoga for the Family @ GoToMeeting
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Ms Erin from GiGi’s Playhouse Cleveland is excited to see you all! Although moderate physical activity is safe [...]
GiGis At Home – Destination Discovery 2:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Destination Discovery @ GoToMeeting
Jun 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Destination Discovery – Supports the development of fine motor skills, gross motor skills, social skills and language through purposeful play and peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. This program also brings families together [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 15 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
FACEBOOK – [email protected]: Bookmarks 4:00 pm
FACEBOOK – [email protected]: Bookmarks @ Grayslake Area Facebook Page
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
AGES 10+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Learn how to create your own bookmarks with Meredith from The Hub! A recorded video will be posted on our FB page at 4pm. To “like” our Facebook page, go [...]
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 5:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Ms Mary from GiGi’s Playhouse Cleveland is excited to see you all!  This program is focusing on youth [...]
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CMPLD Maker Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Maker Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Tuesday for a new Science activity to do at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new science activity each Tuesday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 10:00 am
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ Your Home
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
For children ages 0-36 months. Dr. Jay from GiGi’s Playhouse Hoffman Estates is excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the following materials available: TBD LMNOP – LMNOP is an [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians 11:00 am
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians @ Glencoe Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Glencoe Librarians online for stories. songs and surprises at http://www.facebook.com/glencoelibrary/live
Virtual Storytime with Ms. Regina 11:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Ms. Regina @ Lake Bluff Library's Children's Department Facebook Group
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Miss Regina for a fun storytime on our Children’s Department Facebook group! Tune in for stories, fingerplays, and sing and dance alongs. Thank you to all the publishers who have relaxed their copyright restrictions to allow us to share their [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 2:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ GoToMeeting
Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Join us as Ms Jill from GiGi’s Playhouse Deerfield  engages is in LMNOP. LMNOP – LMNOP is an interactive and [...]
Fox Lake Farmers Market 4:00 pm
Fox Lake Farmers Market @ Community Garden Green
Jun 16 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The continuation of the Fox Lake Farmers Market relies on our vendors and shoppers to follow a critical new set of health and safety guidelines due to COVID-19. This season we will be operating under [...]
[Online] Owls: Live Program 4:30 pm
[Online] Owls: Live Program @ Zoom
Jun 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Learn how specialized feathers, beaks, and talons help owls rule the food chain. Get a close-up look at local owl study skins and our live education owl. Presented by the Lake County Forest Preserve This [...]
[Online] Salamander Storytime: Live Program 4:30 pm
[Online] Salamander Storytime: Live Program @ Zoom
Jun 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Ages 3-8 Discover these amazing amphibians through an interactive storytime centered around the book The Salamander Room by Anne Mazer. Presented by the Lake County Forest Preserve. This program will be presented live through Zoom. [...]
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds 6:30 pm
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Before you say Good Night, enjoy a story presented by one of the children’s librarians! Join us on the Library’s Facebook page and listen as one of the children’s librarians shares a favorite book. You can also [...]
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Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a video presentation of an activity you can do at home that replicates learning from one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Bring the Museum [...]
BALibrary Fandom Fest: Quick Draw! 11:00 am
BALibrary Fandom Fest: Quick Draw! @ Online
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
Event Details Join artist Sarah E. Michaels of SEM Design and Illustration as she demonstrates her drawing style!  Sarah takes us through the sketch, editing and coloring of her drawings. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants [...]
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 12:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
RSVP below to receive an email to join the program. GiGi’s Playhouse San Diego and Resounding Joy Music Therapy are excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the [...]
Watch Live: Knuckleball Comedy Improv Show 2:30 pm
Watch Live: Knuckleball Comedy Improv Show @ Online
Jun 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Event Details All ages Knuckleball Comedy will put on an interactive virtual improv show which will have kids and adults, laughing, acting, and wanting more. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants will receive an email with [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Grayslake Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Grayslake Farmers Market @ Centennial Plaza
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Grayslake Farmers Market is a nonprofit organization that fosters a sense of community by operating a weekly three season outdoor shopping experience in the historic downtown center that offers farm fresh and prepared foods, [...]
BALibrary Fandom Fest: Boom! Pow! Smash! Cartooning Class 7:00 pm
BALibrary Fandom Fest: Boom! Pow! Smash! Cartooning Class @ Online
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Event Details Cartoonist Mark Anderson of Andertoons will be teaching us to draw awesome superheroes and terrible villains and then decide what happens next! Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants will receive an email with a [...]
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Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel 9:30 am
Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Ms. Rachel’s weekly STEAM project videos!
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library 10:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am
Join us for a new story on Wednesdays at 10am! Stories will be read by our Youth Services staff – your children may recognize our faces! Please note that our virtual storytmes will be less [...]
Book Share (registration required) 11:00 am
Book Share (registration required) @ Zoom
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Zoom in and share some books! Children’s librarians will discuss a few of their choices and each participant will have the chance to talk about one or two of their favorite titles. Please register. This [...]
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) 2:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: LMNOP (Language, Music, N’ our Peeps) @ GoToMeeting
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Join us as Ms Jill from GiGi’s Playhouse Deerfield  engages is in LMNOP. LMNOP – LMNOP is an interactive and [...]
BALibrary Fandom Fest: DIY Pixel Art Project 2:30 pm
BALibrary Fandom Fest: DIY Pixel Art Project @ Online
Jun 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Event Details Follow along with a step by step tutorial to create a pixel art drawing of Nintendo’s Mario character. A printable template will be provided for coloring with pencils or markers. You can also [...]
Barrington Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Barrington Farmers Market @ Village Center
Jun 18 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Barrington Farmers Market returns to the Village Center at Park Avenue and Cook Streets. This popular market is held every Thursday from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, [...]
Virtual Fun with Numbers 4:15 pm
Virtual Fun with Numbers @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 18 @ 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Ms.Colleen invites your Kindergartners and First Graders to join us virtually on Thursdays for quick and easy to follow Fun with Numbers lessons that are pre-recorded. Each week will be a new theme using items [...]
Dancing with Dad 6:30 pm
Dancing with Dad @ Grayslake Park District Facebook Page
Jun 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Grab Dad, find some space to move, hop online and join us to learn a short dance! This fun FREE event is for Dancers and Dads to have some fun and celebrate Father’s Day! Dancing [...]
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual 6:30 pm
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department on Facebook as they share traditionally stories and folk tales! A fun time for the entire family! We can’t wait to share stories with you! Join us on [...]
BALibary Fandom Fest: Quidditch For Beginners 7:00 pm
BALibary Fandom Fest: Quidditch For Beginners @ Online
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Event Details Time to take out your house scarves and pennants! Join us for a live Q&A session as we talk to the Chicago United Quidditch Club about the ins and out of taking Quidditch [...]
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Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 19 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live 10:00 am
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live @ GoToMeeting
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details.  Today’s lesson has been moved to 1pmCDT, typically this program is held on Fridays and Saturdays at 10amCDT. [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Friday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a story time from a beloved children’s book that supports one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Recap the past few days’ deep dive into [...]
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians 11:00 am
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians @ Glencoe Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Glencoe Librarians online for stories. songs and surprises at http://www.facebook.com/glencoelibrary/live
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! 12:00 pm
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! @ Online
Jun 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event Details Grab your lunch and join us for a new chapter each week, as BALibrary librarians read aloud from this year’s Book of the Summer, Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Chibi Harry Potter Drawing (registration required) 4:00 pm
Chibi Harry Potter Drawing (registration required) @ Online
Jun 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Grades 3-12. Register. Learn how to draw Harry Potter and Hermione in the adorable chibi style. Art teacher Christine Thornton will walk you through the process step by step using simple drawing supplies you have at home. This [...]
BALibrary Fandom Fest: K-Pop Dance Tutorial 7:00 pm
BALibrary Fandom Fest: K-Pop Dance Tutorial @ online
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Event Details Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to move to the beat as dance instructor Katie Moffitt will teach us the moves to a K-pop song! Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants will [...]
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Deerfield Farmers Market 7:00 am
Deerfield Farmers Market @ NEW LOCATION
Jun 20 @ 7:00 am – 12:30 pm
Event Details Join Us Every Saturday Morning at the Deerfield Farmers Market June 13 – October 10, 2020 New Location – Park Avenue between Jewett Park Drive and Hazel Avenue Saturdays: 7 a.m. to 12:30 [...]
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience 8:00 am
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience @ Susanna Farms
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Giggle with the goats as you bottle feed them in their outdoor playground or in the animal barn depending on the weather. Enjoy their silly antics as they run and jump on their playground. Guaranteed [...]
Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
Morning Meditation 8:30 am
Morning Meditation @ Susanna Farms
Jun 20 @ 8:30 am – 8:40 am
Take ten minutes of your morning to relax with our self-guided meditation. Every session will have a new spot on the farm and different animals involved. Free registration required.
Yoga In The Garden 8:45 am
Yoga In The Garden @ Susanna Farms
Jun 20 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
This hour session is guaranteed to bring you relaxation and zen to your morning. You will be accompanied by the wonderful sounds of our beautiful farm life and the refreshing feeling of fresh air. All [...]
CMPLD Craft Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Craft Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Saturday for a new craft to create at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new craft each Saturday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the Videos area [...]
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! 10:00 am
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! @ Grayslake Area Library Facebook Page
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
GRADES 1+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Children in Grades 1st and up are invited to partake in various activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math every Saturday. We will post a new weekly activity at [...]
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live 10:00 am
GiGi’s at home: GiGiFit Kids Live @ GoToMeeting
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details.  Today’s lesson has been moved to 1pmCDT, typically this program is held on Fridays and Saturdays at 10amCDT. [...]
Possum and the Summer Storm (grades 1-2) 10:00 am
Possum and the Summer Storm (grades 1-2) @ YouTube
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
It’s the first day of summer! We’ll read a story about a clever possum who weathers a summer storm, then explore some fun summer activities and learn about summer storms! This program is being provided [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Coding for Gaming : Live ONLINE Program (grades 3-4) 2:00 pm
Coding for Gaming : Live ONLINE Program (grades 3-4) @ Zoom
Jun 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Presented online LIVE by Code Ninjas of Libertyville through their eLearning system; registrants participate from home or wherever they have access to a desktop or laptop computer. Presented via Zoom. Presented online LIVE by Code Ninjas of Libertyville through their [...]
Coding for Gaming : Live ONLINE Program (grades 3-4) 3:30 pm
Coding for Gaming : Live ONLINE Program (grades 3-4) @ Zoom
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Presented online LIVE by Code Ninjas of Libertyville through their eLearning system; registrants participate from home or wherever they have access to a desktop or laptop computer. Presented via Zoom. Presented online LIVE by Code Ninjas of Libertyville through their [...]
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Buffalo Grove Farmers Market 8:00 am
Buffalo Grove Farmers Market @ Mike Rylko Community Park
Jun 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Dates:  Every Sunday from June 14th  to October 11th (No Farmer’s Market on Sunday, Sept 6th due to BG Days) Hours: 8am to 12:30 pm Location: Mike Rylko Park, 951 McHenry Road Featuring: locally grown fruits, [...]
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All Ages (Virtual) Story Time
All Ages (Virtual) Story Time @ Barrington Area Library YouTube
Jun 22 all-day
Enjoy stories and rhymes with Librarians Mitch, Allison, and Demitra. A new Story Time will be posted every Monday. Feel free to watch every day to help your child build confidence, aid in comprehension, and work [...]
Military Mondays
Military Mondays @ Antioch Aqua Center
Jun 22 all-day
Every Monday the Antioch Aquatic center honors our members of the Armed Forces, active or retired. Admission is FREE with military ID.
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki 9:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Miss Nikki @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Miss Nikki’s weekly storytime at 9:00 am.
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 12:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
RSVP below to receive an email to join the program. GiGi’s Playhouse San Diego and Resounding Joy Music Therapy are excited to see you all!  To help you prepare for today’s lesson please have the [...]
Creative Cartooning (registration required) 1:00 pm
Creative Cartooning (registration required) @ Zoom
Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this hands-on program led by cartoonist Mark Anderson, participants will learn how to: Draw expressive cartoon faces Sketch bodies in motion Write jokes for cartoons Use symbols to express ideas This is a registered [...]
GiGi’s at home: Yoga for the Family 1:00 pm
GiGi’s at home: Yoga for the Family @ GoToMeeting
Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Ms Erin from GiGi’s Playhouse Cleveland is excited to see you all! Although moderate physical activity is safe [...]
GiGis At Home – Destination Discovery 2:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Destination Discovery @ GoToMeeting
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Destination Discovery – Supports the development of fine motor skills, gross motor skills, social skills and language through purposeful play and peer to peer interaction in a casual and fun setting. This program also brings families together [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
FACEBOOK – [email protected]: Bookmarks 4:00 pm
FACEBOOK – [email protected]: Bookmarks @ Grayslake Area Facebook Page
Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
AGES 10+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Learn how to create your own bookmarks with Meredith from The Hub! A recorded video will be posted on our FB page at 4pm. To “like” our Facebook page, go [...]
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music 5:00 pm
GiGis At Home – Gigi’s Music @ GoToMeeting
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
RSVP below to let us know you will be joining us, check your inbox for more details. Ms Mary from GiGi’s Playhouse Cleveland is excited to see you all!  This program is focusing on youth [...]
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CMPLD Maker Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Maker Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Tuesday for a new Science activity to do at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new science activity each Tuesday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the [...]
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians 11:00 am
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians @ Glencoe Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Glencoe Librarians online for stories. songs and surprises at http://www.facebook.com/glencoelibrary/live
Fox Lake Farmers Market 4:00 pm
Fox Lake Farmers Market @ Community Garden Green
Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The continuation of the Fox Lake Farmers Market relies on our vendors and shoppers to follow a critical new set of health and safety guidelines due to COVID-19. This season we will be operating under [...]
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds 6:30 pm
Evening Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Before you say Good Night, enjoy a story presented by one of the children’s librarians! Join us on the Library’s Facebook page and listen as one of the children’s librarians shares a favorite book. You can also [...]
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Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Super Stolie 10:00 am
Super Stolie @ Online
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
The whole family can dance and sing along with Super Stolie as she performs her unique and original songs, right in your home! The link to the show will be available from 10am June 24 [...]
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Wednesday Facebook Live Activity @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a video presentation of an activity you can do at home that replicates learning from one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Bring the Museum [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Grayslake Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Grayslake Farmers Market @ Centennial Plaza
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Grayslake Farmers Market is a nonprofit organization that fosters a sense of community by operating a weekly three season outdoor shopping experience in the historic downtown center that offers farm fresh and prepared foods, [...]
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Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel 9:30 am
Virtual STEAM with Ms. Rachel @ Antioch Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Tune in to the APLD Facebook page for Ms. Rachel’s weekly STEAM project videos!
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library 10:00 am
Virtual Storytime with Grayslake Area Public Library @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:15 am
Join us for a new story on Wednesdays at 10am! Stories will be read by our Youth Services staff – your children may recognize our faces! Please note that our virtual storytmes will be less [...]
Barrington Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Barrington Farmers Market @ Village Center
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Barrington Farmers Market returns to the Village Center at Park Avenue and Cook Streets. This popular market is held every Thursday from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. The market features fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, [...]
Virtual Fun with Numbers 4:15 pm
Virtual Fun with Numbers @ Grayslake Area Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 25 @ 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Ms.Colleen invites your Kindergartners and First Graders to join us virtually on Thursdays for quick and easy to follow Fun with Numbers lessons that are pre-recorded. Each week will be a new theme using items [...]
[Online] Butterflies: Live Program 4:30 pm
[Online] Butterflies: Live Program @ Zoom
Jun 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Learn what makes butterflies and moths different and how these winged wonders survive by tricking predators. Presented by the Lake County Forest Preserve. This program will be presented live through Zoom. Details will be emailed [...]
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual 6:30 pm
Traditional Storytelling on Facebook Virtual @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department on Facebook as they share traditionally stories and folk tales! A fun time for the entire family! We can’t wait to share stories with you! Join us on [...]
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Long Grove Strawberry Festival
Long Grove Strawberry Festival @ Historic Long Grove
Jun 26 all-day
True to form, historic downtown Long Grove is bringing back its annual homage to strawberries, however now with a wider mix of summer fruits, vendors, merchants and top notch music.  Long Grove Strawberry Fest, which [...]
Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 26 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
FACEBOOK – Good Morning Yoga 10:00 am
FACEBOOK – Good Morning Yoga @ Grayslake Area Library Facebook Page
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:20 am
AGES 4-8 | FACEBOOK EVENT  Bring your mat or beach towel, dress comfortably and let’s sing, breathe and move through storytime. This is geared toward 4-8 year olds.
Storytime Live 10:00 am
Storytime Live @ Fremont Library Facebook Page
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join FPL on Facebook Live with one of our librarians for rhymes, stories, and songs! https://www.facebook.com/fremontlibrary
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up 10:30 am
Kohl Kids Live: Friday Story Time and Wrap Up @ Kohl Children's Museum Facebook Page
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us every Friday at 10:30 AM on Facebook Live for a story time from a beloved children’s book that supports one of our 17 interactive exhibits. Recap the past few days’ deep dive into [...]
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians 11:00 am
Storytime Live with Glencoe Librarians @ Glencoe Public Library Facebook Page
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Glencoe Librarians online for stories. songs and surprises at http://www.facebook.com/glencoelibrary/live
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! 12:00 pm
Watch Live: Look Out Lunches! @ Online
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event Details Grab your lunch and join us for a new chapter each week, as BALibrary librarians read aloud from this year’s Book of the Summer, Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts. Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants [...]
Facebook Live Read Alouds 3:00 pm
Facebook Live Read Alouds @ Cook Memorial Public Library District Facebook Page
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join members of Cook Library’s Children’s Department as they share some of their favorite stories with you on Facebook Live! Visit our Facebook every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 PM CST to enjoy a [...]
Watch Live: Brainy Bunch Family Trivia Night 7:30 pm
Watch Live: Brainy Bunch Family Trivia Night @ Online
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Event Details Compete against other families, answering live questions designed for both kids and adults. May the brainiest bunch win! Disclaimer(s) Virtual Programs Registered participants will receive an email with a link to join the [...]
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Long Grove Strawberry Festival
Long Grove Strawberry Festival @ Historic Long Grove
Jun 27 all-day
True to form, historic downtown Long Grove is bringing back its annual homage to strawberries, however now with a wider mix of summer fruits, vendors, merchants and top notch music.  Long Grove Strawberry Fest, which [...]
Deerfield Farmers Market 7:00 am
Deerfield Farmers Market @ NEW LOCATION
Jun 27 @ 7:00 am – 12:30 pm
Event Details Join Us Every Saturday Morning at the Deerfield Farmers Market June 13 – October 10, 2020 New Location – Park Avenue between Jewett Park Drive and Hazel Avenue Saturdays: 7 a.m. to 12:30 [...]
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience 8:00 am
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats Experience @ Susanna Farms
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Giggle with the goats as you bottle feed them in their outdoor playground or in the animal barn depending on the weather. Enjoy their silly antics as they run and jump on their playground. Guaranteed [...]
Garden Market at Elawa Farm 8:00 am
Garden Market at Elawa Farm @ Elawa Farm
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Garden Market begins mid-May and runs through October, featuring produce, herbs and flowers harvested directly from the Elawa Garden and from selected local visiting vendors. Our small-scale Market Garden provides a remarkable array of [...]
Morning Meditation 8:30 am
Morning Meditation @ Susanna Farms
Jun 27 @ 8:30 am – 8:40 am
Take ten minutes of your morning to relax with our self-guided meditation. Every session will have a new spot on the farm and different animals involved. Free registration required.
Yoga In The Garden 8:45 am
Yoga In The Garden @ Susanna Farms
Jun 27 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
This hour session is guaranteed to bring you relaxation and zen to your morning. You will be accompanied by the wonderful sounds of our beautiful farm life and the refreshing feeling of fresh air. All [...]
CMPLD Craft Time 10:00 am
CMPLD Craft Time @ CMPLD Facebook Page
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Check in with us each Saturday for a new craft to create at home! Please visit the Library’s Facebook page for a new craft each Saturday! You can also enjoy other videos by visiting the Videos area [...]
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! 10:00 am
FACEBOOK – STEAM Saturdays! @ Grayslake Area Library Facebook Page
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
GRADES 1+ | FACEBOOK EVENT Children in Grades 1st and up are invited to partake in various activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math every Saturday. We will post a new weekly activity at [...]