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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Family Drop-In Storytime 9:30 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Museum Family Crafts 10:00 am
Museum Family Crafts @ Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spend your day off creating free winter-themed crafts at the Dunn Museum.Free with Museum admission. Registration not required. WHO: Families with children 12 and under.
Winter Walk-ins 1:00 pm
Winter Walk-ins @ Raupp Museum
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Every afternoon during winter break, the Raupp Museum will be open with special walk-in activities from 1 – 3:30 pm. Admission is free; so, stop by to learn something new, try something fun, and get [...]
Theatre Games at Kohl Children’s Museum 1:30 pm
Theatre Games at Kohl Children’s Museum @ Kohl Children's Museum
Jan 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Theatre Games It’s time to let your inner actor out with Theatre Games. Through a variety of creative dramatic exercises, we will explore gross and fine motor skills, problem solving, listening and speaking skills, following directions, and [...]
Afternoon Movie: Toy Story 2 2:00 pm
Afternoon Movie: Toy Story 2 @ North Chicago Public Library
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
All are welcome to our featured afternoon movie!
Art + Tech: Sphero Painting 2:00 pm
Art + Tech: Sphero Painting @ Barrington Area Library
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Art and technology collide when you code a robot sphero to roll and draw in paint. Program Room. Drop in.
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Museum Curiosity Stations 10:00 am
Museum Curiosity Stations @ Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
Jan 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rotate through the exhibition galleries to experience a variety of hands-on activities. Free with Museum admission. Registration not required. For updates call 847968-3400. WHO: Families with children 12 and under.
Oscar Mayer Wienermobile at Mariano’s Bannockburn 10:00 am
Oscar Mayer Wienermobile at Mariano’s Bannockburn @ Mariano's Bannockburn
Jan 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is coming to Bannockburn! Come join the “hot doggers” for pictures with the wienermobile!!! We hope to see you there!
Spin the Wheel Lego Challenge 1:00 pm
Spin the Wheel Lego Challenge @ Wauconda Area Library
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Show off your Lego© building skills.  Spin the wheel, receive a challenge, and build an amazing creation! All Ages
Winter Walk-ins 1:00 pm
Winter Walk-ins @ Raupp Museum
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Every afternoon during winter break, the Raupp Museum will be open with special walk-in activities from 1 – 3:30 pm. Admission is free; so, stop by to learn something new, try something fun, and get [...]
Harry Potter Yule Ball 6:00 pm
Harry Potter Yule Ball @ Barrington Area Library
Jan 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
All ages Celebrate the magic and music of Harry Potter at this festive gathering of fans. Enjoy a live performance by the Moeller Cello & Guitar Duo, plus fun Hogwarts activities for all ages, and [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Antioch Public Library District,
Jan 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
(All Ages) A series of stories and songs for children December: New Years Celebrations around the world. January 3: Snow and winter fun January 24: Penguins February 7: Black History Month February 21: Food
Open Swim 7:00 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pool Closures: The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
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Saturday Kids Craft Table 9:00 am
Saturday Kids Craft Table @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us on Saturdays for crafts at our craft table! According to child experts, creating crafts (a great break from playing with devices,) provide many benefits.
Family Drop-In Storytime 10:00 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Family Time 10:00 am
Family Time @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Come to the Youth Program Room for a drop-in storytime the whole family will enjoy!
Open Play at GiGi’s Playhouse 10:00 am
Open Play at GiGi’s Playhouse @ Gigi's Playhouse at Bannockburn Green
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hosted by our Youth Board, Open Play is the perfect opportunity to visit with other families and enjoy the playhouse in a fun, friendly, casual setting.
Drop-In Chess 10:30 am
Drop-In Chess @ Highland Park Public Library
Jan 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Play chess on Saturday mornings in the Youth Services Department. This program is for ages 5-14. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.
Saturday Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Storytime @ The Book Stall
Jan 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
The Book Stall hosts a free storytime every Saturday at 10:30 AM. 6/23 – Our free Saturday Storytime features special guest star Jacob Grant, author/illustrator of the new picture book, Bear’s Scare! 6/30-Author Ruth Spiro will [...]
Meet the Forge 11:00 am
Meet the Forge @ Ela Area Public Library
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Drop by and paint a 3d model to take home, try out our technology kits, and learn about what our makerspace has to offer.
Storytime and Activities at Deer Park Town Center 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities at Deer Park Town Center @ Barnes & Noble Deer Park
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Storytime and Activities at Deerfield Square 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities at Deerfield Square @ Barnes & Noble Deerfield
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Storytime and Activities Mellody Farms 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities Mellody Farms @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Volo Bog Tours 11:00 am
Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Truncated version – Marsh tour only – BUT we will talk about Volo Bog and bogs in general. Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.    Saturday & Sunday Our one-hour public tours of Volo Bog are “Truncated.” We’ll [...]
Snow Man crafts 1:00 pm
Snow Man crafts @ North Chicago Public Library
Jan 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Snowman Crafts; paint mason jars or make a snow globe  
Open Swim 1:30 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 4 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Pool Closures The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
Saturday Afternoon Story Time 2:30 pm
Saturday Afternoon Story Time @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 4 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us for “Saturday Afternoon Story Time” in our children’s book section. In addition to “Story Time Tuesdays with Sharon” at 10:30 AM, we are adding “Saturday Afternoon StoryTime” during the hours of 2:30-3:30PM! Experts [...]
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Jan 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join River Trail Nature Center at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
Family Neon Jump Night 8:00 pm
Family Neon Jump Night @ Rockin' Jump Buffalo Grove
Jan 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Neon Jump Night is our “All Ages” open jump night. Come play under the Rockin’ Jump bright neon Glow Lights! Hit our Glow Station on the way in and get your glow paint on from 8 [...]
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Sensory Sensitive Sundays at Chuck E. Cheese 9:00 am
Sensory Sensitive Sundays at Chuck E. Cheese @ Chuck E. Cheese - Vernon Hills
Jan 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Chuck E. Cheese is proud to support families who have children with autism and other special needs. We offer a sensory-friendly experience on the first Sunday of every month at participating locations, opening our stores [...]
Volo Bog Tours 11:00 am
Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Truncated version – Marsh tour only – BUT we will talk about Volo Bog and bogs in general. Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.    Saturday & Sunday Our one-hour public tours of Volo Bog are “Truncated.” We’ll [...]
Family Open Gym 12:00 pm
Family Open Gym @ Wheeling Community Recreation Center Gym
Jan 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
For families with children ages 10 and younger. Spend time with your family in the new Wheeling Park District gymnasium. Children must be accompanied by an adult. *Check the Park District calendar before heading out, [...]
Open Swim 1:30 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 5 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Pool Closures The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
Waukegan Public Library’s Free Family Movie Series 1:30 pm
Waukegan Public Library’s Free Family Movie Series @ Waukegan Public Library
Jan 5 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join the Waukegan Public Library for a family movie! January 5: Toy Story 4 January 12: A Wrinkle in Time January 19: Pokemon Detective Pikachu January 26: Wonder February 2: Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse February 9: Dora [...]
Wonderful Winter Wildlife 1:30 pm
Wonderful Winter Wildlife @ River Trail Nature Center
Jan 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Learn how local wildlife must sleep, move or adapt in order to survive Chicago winters.
BIG THINKERS! Storytime and Block Play 2:00 pm
BIG THINKERS! Storytime and Block Play @ Lake Forest Library
Jan 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for Big Thinkers Storytime, then stay and enjoy a family‑friendly creative play space and discovery center. Stretch your imagination and explore STEAM topics with stations stocked with blocks and building materials!
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Jan 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join River Trail Nature Center at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 6 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Family story time at Aspen Drive 10:00 am
Family story time at Aspen Drive @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Aspen Drive Library
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child-shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, talk, [...]
Family Storytme Drop-in 10:00 am
Family Storytme Drop-in @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
All Ages | DROP IN Stories, songs, crafts, and fun! All ages will enjoy this special time reading about something new each week.
Magic of Rhythm 10:00 am
Magic of Rhythm @ Barrington Area Library
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
The Elgin Symphony Orchestra traveling ensemble explores how a composer uses rhythm to create musical magic. Melody, rhythm, and magical illusions combine with audience participation to delight and amaze.   All ages with a caregiver. [...]
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 7 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Lights, Action, CRAFT 10:00 am
Lights, Action, CRAFT @ Fox Lake District Library
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Breaking the mold of traditional storytimes by adding interactive activities, a short film & a craft!
Storytime Tuesdays with Sharon at “Wiggly Field” 10:30 am
Storytime Tuesdays with Sharon at “Wiggly Field” @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Reading to young children affects their brain activity and may just give them that boost they need to support and promote their early reading skills. Research shows that specific areas of the brain are affected [...]
Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Jan 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Amazing Animal Series: Surviving Winter 2:00 pm
Amazing Animal Series: Surviving Winter @ Zion-Benton Public Library
Jan 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
January: Organisms are exposed to and influenced by five vectors of winter: Cold, Radiation, Energy, Wind and Snow. Discover how the natural world survives winter. Kids explore the reasons for changing seasons and discover how [...]
Awesome Arctic Adventure 6:00 pm
Awesome Arctic Adventure @ Indian Trails Library District
Jan 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Grades K-2. Explore the world of arctic animals with stories, crafts and a frosty snack. Limit: 20. Free tickets distributed 30 minutes before the program.
Family Drop-in Storytime 6:30 pm
Family Drop-in Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities. All ages welcome, no registration required!
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 8 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Family Drop-In Storytime 9:30 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Wednesday Storytime at Deerfield Square 10:30 am
Wednesday Storytime at Deerfield Square @ Barnes & Noble Deerfield
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join Barnes & Noble Deerfield Square every Wednesday at 10:30am in the Kids’ Department on the Hundred Acre Wood stage for Storytime. Fun for ages 2 through 8.
Art Play 10:45 am
Art Play @ Barrington Area Library
Jan 8 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
All ages w/caregiver Through process-oriented art, kids explore their imagination and develop creative thinking skills. Join us for an open-ended art project for all ages and abilities. Mess-makers welcome! Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please [...]
LEGO Club 2:00 pm
LEGO Club @ North Chicago Public Library
Jan 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Help your children explore their latent creativity by bringing them to Lego Club every Wednesday after school! We have boxes of Legos for you and your children to enjoy. For ages 3 to 12.
School’s Out Early! Catch a Movie at the Library 2:30 pm
School’s Out Early! Catch a Movie at the Library @ Lake Bluff Public Library
Jan 8 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us on one of LBES’ early release days for popcorn and an afternoon movie at the Library! January 8 Detective Pikachu (2019) February 5 Toy Story 4 (2019)
Explore Your World 3:00 pm
Explore Your World @ Zion-Benton Public Library
Jan 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Different topic each week! Call the library for more information! Age Group(s): ZB Kids (Grades K-4), ZB Kids (Grades 3-6)
Tech Free Family Time 4:00 pm
Tech Free Family Time @ Antioch Public Library
Jan 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Looking to unplug and unwind as a family during the middle of the week? Come and play board games/ developmental games or color!
Family Storytme Drop-in 6:00 pm
Family Storytme Drop-in @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ALL AGES | DROP IN Stories, singing, crafts and more! The entire family is invited to enjoy these special storytimes. Children younger than age 3 must be accompanied by an adult.  
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 9 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Family Drop-In Storytime 9:30 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, [...]
Family Storytme Drop-in 10:00 am
Family Storytme Drop-in @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
All Ages | DROP IN Stories, songs, crafts, and fun! All ages will enjoy this special time reading about something new each week.
Connecting Kids with Nature 10:30 am
Connecting Kids with Nature @ Greenbelt Cultural Center
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Unite kids with nature through outdoor exploration. Along the way, learn the benefits of nature play.As kids explore and play in nature they gain confidence, build skills, and use their imagination. Children who connect with [...]
Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Theatre Games at Kohl Children’s Museum 1:30 pm
Theatre Games at Kohl Children’s Museum @ Kohl Children's Museum
Jan 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Theatre Games It’s time to let your inner actor out with Theatre Games. Through a variety of creative dramatic exercises, we will explore gross and fine motor skills, problem solving, listening and speaking skills, following directions, and [...]
Family Drop-in Storytime 4:00 pm
Family Drop-in Storytime @ Lake Forest Library
Jan 9 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
We agree with Napoleon Bonaparte when he said, “Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.” Join us Thursdays and make reading a family affair! All [...]
Family Storytime 6:00 pm
Family Storytime @ Fremont Public Library
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
All ages with an adult. Drop in. Dance, sing, play, and read together at this storytime for the whole family! Miss Rachael guides you through bounces for babies, silly songs for big kids, and everything in [...]
Family Story Times at Cook Park 6:30 pm
Family Story Times at Cook Park @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Jan 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 Listen to stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes during this story time for families. Children can wear their pajamas so they are ready to be tucked into bed when they get home. For children ages [...]
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 10 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Friday Fun Times 10:30 am
Friday Fun Times @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for an education and entertaining time at the Library, There’ll be stories, music, and fun!
2nd Fridays at Bernard Weinger JCC 5:45 pm
2nd Fridays at Bernard Weinger JCC @ Bernard Weinger JCC
Jan 10 @ 5:45 pm – 7:30 pm
Relax & take a deep breath! Fridays at JCC help you unwind from your week with family fun. Enjoy songs, stories, candle lighting, grape juice and yummy challah (bread) as we celebrate Shabbat together. We’ll [...]
2nd Fridays in Lake Zurich 5:49 pm
2nd Fridays in Lake Zurich @ Lake County JCC
Jan 10 @ 5:49 pm – 6:49 pm
Relax & take a deep breath! Fridays at JCC help you unwind from your week with family fun. Enjoy songs, stories, candle lighting, grape juice and yummy challah (bread) as we celebrate Shabbat together. We’ll [...]
Howl at the Moon Stroll 6:00 pm
Howl at the Moon Stroll @ Fort Sheridan
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A 15 Things to do in Winter with Kids activity   Take in the full moon over Lake Michigan as we stroll on a moonlit walk. On our stroll we will learn about animals and [...]
Watt’s Friday Family Night 6:00 pm
Watt’s Friday Family Night @ WATTS ICE CENTER
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Enjoy a night under the stars at Watts. We will have s’mores and fun activities for the whole family!
Open Swim 7:00 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pool Closures: The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 11 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Kid Lit Fest 9:00 am
Kid Lit Fest @ Highland Park Public Library
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Enjoy a celebration of books and reading as we kick off the District 112 iRead Read-a-thon! Pick up your log and earn 30 minutes credit for attending the event. Stock up on books, meet authors, [...]
Saturday Kids Craft Table 9:00 am
Saturday Kids Craft Table @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us on Saturdays for crafts at our craft table! According to child experts, creating crafts (a great break from playing with devices,) provide many benefits.
Family Drop-In Storytime 10:00 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Family Time 10:00 am
Family Time @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Come to the Youth Program Room for a drop-in storytime the whole family will enjoy!
Open Play at GiGi’s Playhouse 10:00 am
Open Play at GiGi’s Playhouse @ Gigi's Playhouse at Bannockburn Green
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hosted by our Youth Board, Open Play is the perfect opportunity to visit with other families and enjoy the playhouse in a fun, friendly, casual setting.
Saturday Kids! 10:00 am
Saturday Kids! @ Grayslake HIstorical Society and Museum
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Look for a free Saturday Kids! program on the second Saturday of each month. April:Do you enjoy planting and working with nature? Do you have a passion for gardening? Have you ever had a pet [...]
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Glencoe Public Library
Jan 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All Ages with Adult  Celebrate the weekend with family stories! Join Glencoe librarians for books, songs, and activities featuring a different seasonal theme each month. All ages are welcome to attend; however, stories and songs [...]
Frosty Fest – CANCELLED 10:30 am
Frosty Fest – CANCELLED @ Bittersweet Golf Course
Jan 11 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER     Enjoy an unforgettable day of wintertime family fun!  Join the Park District and the Village at Bittersweet Golf Course for this free event and take part in all of [...]
Illustrator Jacqueline Alcántara Shares Culture at The Book Stall Storytime 10:30 am
Illustrator Jacqueline Alcántara Shares Culture at The Book Stall Storytime @ The Book Stall
Jan 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Come celebrate cultural traditions passed through the generations with a Special Storytime at The Book Stall. Chicago-based illustrator Jacqueline Alcántara joins us on Saturday, January 11th at 10:30 AM for a Storytime and drawing demonstration. [...]
Saturday Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Storytime @ The Book Stall
Jan 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
The Book Stall hosts a free storytime every Saturday at 10:30 AM. 6/23 – Our free Saturday Storytime features special guest star Jacob Grant, author/illustrator of the new picture book, Bear’s Scare! 6/30-Author Ruth Spiro will [...]
Cozy Corner Storytime 11:00 am
Cozy Corner Storytime @ Antioch Public Library District
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Come get cozy during a storytime followed by a time to choose books to read to your child. Wear your pajamas and bring a snuggly blanket!
Storytime and Activities at Deer Park Town Center 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities at Deer Park Town Center @ Barnes & Noble Deer Park
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Storytime and Activities at Deerfield Square 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities at Deerfield Square @ Barnes & Noble Deerfield
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Storytime and Activities Mellody Farms 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities Mellody Farms @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Volo Bog Tours 11:00 am
Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Truncated version – Marsh tour only – BUT we will talk about Volo Bog and bogs in general. Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.    Saturday & Sunday Our one-hour public tours of Volo Bog are “Truncated.” We’ll [...]
WinterFest 11:00 am
WinterFest @ Century Park - North
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Spend an afternoon at Century Park and enjoy a day filled with winter activities for all ages. The Free Spirit Sled Dog Team will show off their skills in the snow. Dress for the weather [...]
Family Swim 1:00 pm
Family Swim @ Sachs Recreation Center
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Everyone is invited to swim on weekend afternoons, year-round. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Lifeguards are on duty. Additional hours may be added during holidays. Updated times are [...]
Wooden Train Play 1:00 pm
Wooden Train Play @ Fremont Public Library
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Build your own large track layouts with our wooden trains.
Children’s Storytime 1:30 pm
Children’s Storytime @ Highwood Public Library
Jan 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
All ages children’s story time.
Open Swim 1:30 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 11 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Pool Closures The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
Escape This Bookstore! Event 2:00 pm
Escape This Bookstore! Event @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us as we explore the exciting new Escape This Book! Series. Decide your destiny by solving puzzles and riddles to pass each challenge and get to the next adventure!
Winter Fest at Centennial Ice Arena 2:00 pm
Winter Fest at Centennial Ice Arena @ Centennial Ice Arena
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Celebrate winter at this FREE family event!  Enjoy indoor ice skating and open gymnastics time.  Don’t know how to skate?  Our skating instructors offer free group lessons.  Food is available for purchase.  Special friends costumed [...]
MOVIE NIGHT 2:15 pm
MOVIE NIGHT @ Leisure Center
Jan 11 @ 2:15 pm – 4:15 pm
If you’re interested in movies, this is the group for you! Movie Club creates an atmosphere for the community to get together and share opinions and theories on aspects of the film. Strong friendships have [...]
Saturday Afternoon Story Time 2:30 pm
Saturday Afternoon Story Time @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 11 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us for “Saturday Afternoon Story Time” in our children’s book section. In addition to “Story Time Tuesdays with Sharon” at 10:30 AM, we are adding “Saturday Afternoon StoryTime” during the hours of 2:30-3:30PM! Experts [...]
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join River Trail Nature Center at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
Family Neon Jump Night 8:00 pm
Family Neon Jump Night @ Rockin' Jump Buffalo Grove
Jan 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Neon Jump Night is our “All Ages” open jump night. Come play under the Rockin’ Jump bright neon Glow Lights! Hit our Glow Station on the way in and get your glow paint on from 8 [...]
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Drop-in Craft
Drop-in Craft @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 12 all-day
Stop by the Youth Services desk to pick-up a craft pack that you can either do in the Library or take home.
Everyone at Play 9:30 am
Everyone at Play @ Kohl Children's Museum
Jan 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kohl Children’s Museum was specifically designed to be inclusive of all children and adults regardless of ability. The Museum’s 17 exhibits and 2 acres of outdoor explorations are designed for play with a purpose and [...]
Volo Bog Tours 11:00 am
Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Truncated version – Marsh tour only – BUT we will talk about Volo Bog and bogs in general. Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.    Saturday & Sunday Our one-hour public tours of Volo Bog are “Truncated.” We’ll [...]
Family Open Gym 12:00 pm
Family Open Gym @ Wheeling Community Recreation Center Gym
Jan 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
For families with children ages 10 and younger. Spend time with your family in the new Wheeling Park District gymnasium. Children must be accompanied by an adult. *Check the Park District calendar before heading out, [...]
WinterFest at Volo Bog State Natural Area 12:00 pm
WinterFest at Volo Bog State Natural Area @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Indoor and outdoor fun provides a wonderful cure to cabin fever! Miles Over Mountains brings us live music, plus… photo contest awards, winter-themed crafts and hot cocoa indoors, and bog tours, hiking and snow-permitting, cross-country [...]
Family Swim 1:00 pm
Family Swim @ Sachs Recreation Center
Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Everyone is invited to swim on weekend afternoons, year-round. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Lifeguards are on duty. Additional hours may be added during holidays. Updated times are [...]
Open Swim 1:30 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 12 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Pool Closures The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
Waukegan Public Library’s Free Family Movie Series 1:30 pm
Waukegan Public Library’s Free Family Movie Series @ Waukegan Public Library
Jan 12 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join the Waukegan Public Library for a family movie! January 5: Toy Story 4 January 12: A Wrinkle in Time January 19: Pokemon Detective Pikachu January 26: Wonder February 2: Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse February 9: Dora [...]
BIG THINKERS! Storytime and Block Play 2:00 pm
BIG THINKERS! Storytime and Block Play @ Lake Forest Library
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for Big Thinkers Storytime, then stay and enjoy a family‑friendly creative play space and discovery center. Stretch your imagination and explore STEAM topics with stations stocked with blocks and building materials!
Alice in Wonderland 2:30 pm
Alice in Wonderland @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 12 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Calling all fans of Alice in Wonderland, both old and new! Join us for crafts, games and a tea party for all ages. No registration required.
Friends Concert 3:00 pm
Friends Concert @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
All Ages | DROP IN January 12: | Music for the Chinese New Year with Kerry Leung Journey to China with Kerry Leung, a Chinese multi-instrumentalist, as he performs the “Moon Concert” with six traditional [...]
What’s on the Menu? 3:00 pm
What’s on the Menu? @ River Trail Nature Center
Jan 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join River Trail Nature Center at feeding time to learn about our display animals and their unique habits.
Early Music Series 4:00 pm
Early Music Series @ Byron Colby Barn
Jan 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Early Music Series concerts, featuring highly acclaimed musicians performing music from the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods: Sun. Jan 12 Aperi Animam featuring Tudor works narrating the story of the Jewish exile to Babylon. Admission to [...]
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Family story time at Aspen Drive 10:00 am
Family story time at Aspen Drive @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Aspen Drive Library
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child-shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, talk, [...]
Family Storytme Drop-in 10:00 am
Family Storytme Drop-in @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
All Ages | DROP IN Stories, songs, crafts, and fun! All ages will enjoy this special time reading about something new each week.
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Lights, Action, CRAFT 10:00 am
Lights, Action, CRAFT @ Fox Lake District Library
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Breaking the mold of traditional storytimes by adding interactive activities, a short film & a craft!
Storytime Tuesdays with Sharon at “Wiggly Field” 10:30 am
Storytime Tuesdays with Sharon at “Wiggly Field” @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Reading to young children affects their brain activity and may just give them that boost they need to support and promote their early reading skills. Research shows that specific areas of the brain are affected [...]
Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Jan 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Family Drop-in Storytime 6:30 pm
Family Drop-in Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities. All ages welcome, no registration required!
Lotería 6:30 pm
Lotería @ Wauconda Area Library
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ven a la biblioteca a jugar Lotería  con toda la familia. No requiere de inscripción Lotería Come to the library with the whole family to play Loteria. No registration required 
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Family Drop-In Storytime 9:30 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Preschool Storytime 9:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Ela Area Public Library
Jan 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Stories, songs and fun for accompanied children ages 3-5. This is a ticketed program* *Free tickets are available to Ela cardholders beginning 30 minutes before the start of the program and are first-come, first-served. All others will be given tickets beginning [...]
Wednesday Storytime at Deerfield Square 10:30 am
Wednesday Storytime at Deerfield Square @ Barnes & Noble Deerfield
Jan 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join Barnes & Noble Deerfield Square every Wednesday at 10:30am in the Kids’ Department on the Hundred Acre Wood stage for Storytime. Fun for ages 2 through 8.
Art Play 10:45 am
Art Play @ Barrington Area Library
Jan 15 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
All ages w/caregiver Through process-oriented art, kids explore their imagination and develop creative thinking skills. Join us for an open-ended art project for all ages and abilities. Mess-makers welcome! Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please [...]
LEGO Club 2:00 pm
LEGO Club @ North Chicago Public Library
Jan 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Help your children explore their latent creativity by bringing them to Lego Club every Wednesday after school! We have boxes of Legos for you and your children to enjoy. For ages 3 to 12.
Science Sleuths 2:30 pm
Science Sleuths @ Kohl Children\'s Museum
Jan 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Science Sleuths lets children become little scientists as they study evidence, make predictions, and test their hypotheses with the guidance of a Museum educator or local professional. Programming takes place approximately every other Wednesday from 2:30 [...]
Explore Your World 3:00 pm
Explore Your World @ Zion-Benton Public Library
Jan 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Different topic each week! Call the library for more information! Age Group(s): ZB Kids (Grades K-4), ZB Kids (Grades 3-6)
Family Storytme Drop-in 6:00 pm
Family Storytme Drop-in @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ALL AGES | DROP IN Stories, singing, crafts and more! The entire family is invited to enjoy these special storytimes. Children younger than age 3 must be accompanied by an adult.  
LOTERIA / Spanish Bingo 6:00 pm
LOTERIA / Spanish Bingo @ Round Lake Area Public Library
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
All Ages – Come and play the popular Loteria game. Prizes and fun for the whole family. Spaces limited. First come, first serve.   Todas las edades. Ven y Juega el popular juego de la [...]
National Hat Day Storytime 6:30 pm
National Hat Day Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
It’s National Hat Day! Choose a hat to wear and enjoy hat-themed stories, songs and fun! No registration required.
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Family Drop-In Storytime 9:30 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, [...]
Family Storytme Drop-in 10:00 am
Family Storytme Drop-in @ Grayslake Area Public Library
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
All Ages | DROP IN Stories, songs, crafts, and fun! All ages will enjoy this special time reading about something new each week.
Tales for Tots 10:30 am
Tales for Tots @ Glencoe Public Library
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
All ages with parent or caregiver Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
Scrappy Art at the Antioch Library 11:00 am
Scrappy Art at the Antioch Library @ Antioch Public Library District,
Jan 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
(all ages) Stop in and enjoy making a craft to take home.Supplies are limited! January: Winter February: Valentines
Theatre Games at Kohl Children’s Museum 1:30 pm
Theatre Games at Kohl Children’s Museum @ Kohl Children's Museum
Jan 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Theatre Games It’s time to let your inner actor out with Theatre Games. Through a variety of creative dramatic exercises, we will explore gross and fine motor skills, problem solving, listening and speaking skills, following directions, and [...]
Family Drop-in Storytime 4:00 pm
Family Drop-in Storytime @ Lake Forest Library
Jan 16 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
We agree with Napoleon Bonaparte when he said, “Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.” Join us Thursdays and make reading a family affair! All [...]
Family Storytime 6:00 pm
Family Storytime @ Fremont Public Library
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
All ages with an adult. Drop in. Dance, sing, play, and read together at this storytime for the whole family! Miss Rachael guides you through bounces for babies, silly songs for big kids, and everything in [...]
Kids Movie Night 6:00 pm
Kids Movie Night @ Round Lake Area Public Library
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monthly kids movie night. Contact the library for this months movie title.  
Family Story Times at Cook Park 6:30 pm
Family Story Times at Cook Park @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 Listen to stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes during this story time for families. Children can wear their pajamas so they are ready to be tucked into bed when they get home. For children ages [...]
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Tots N Tunes 10:00 am
Tots N Tunes @ Glencoe Public LIbrary
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
All ages (children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult) January 17: Todd Downing presents Tall Tales & Silly Songs, a delightful concert full of crazy stories, colorful puppets, and lively songs! His show will have [...]
Art Play 10:30 am
Art Play @ Barrington Area Library
Jan 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
All ages w/caregiver Through process-oriented art, kids explore their imagination and develop creative thinking skills. Join us for an open-ended art project for all ages and abilities. Mess-makers welcome! Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please [...]
Friday Fun Times 10:30 am
Friday Fun Times @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for an education and entertaining time at the Library, There’ll be stories, music, and fun!
January Family Fun Friday with Elsa & Olaf 1:00 pm
January Family Fun Friday with Elsa & Olaf @ Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
FAMILY FUN FRIDAYS FREE Family Series Select Fridays @ 1:00 PM Join us as we continue our interactive, entertaining, and educational family program into the winter season! Friday, January 17th @ 1:00pm Join us for [...]
Open Swim 7:00 pm
Open Swim @ Buffalo Grove High School
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pool Closures: The Buffalo Grove High School Natatorium closures will be posted at the pool and on the Aquatics page of our website at bgparks.org. Daily entry is $6 during public hours Aquatics Hotline: 847.235.6857 [...]
Astronomy Nights at Volo Bog State Natural Area 7:30 pm
Astronomy Nights at Volo Bog State Natural Area @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Third Fridays 7:30 pm                  Open to the Public NEW MEMBERS ALWAYS WELCOME   7:30 pm Business Meeting 8:30 pm Classroom Topic 9:45 pm Star Party: Join LCAS astronomers to view planets, stars, constellations and [...]
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Saturday Kids Craft Table 9:00 am
Saturday Kids Craft Table @ Barbara's Bookstore
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us on Saturdays for crafts at our craft table! According to child experts, creating crafts (a great break from playing with devices,) provide many benefits.
Zumba for Families 9:30 am
Zumba for Families @ Wauconda Area Library
Jan 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Family program January 18, 25 and February 1, 8, 22 and 29 (No class on February 15) Start the year well in a very fun way. Our friends at Mano a Mano will lead us [...]
Family Drop-In Storytime 10:00 am
Family Drop-In Storytime @ Lake Villa District Library
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It’s a half-hour filled with books, music and more … all are welcome, no registration required!
Family Time 10:00 am
Family Time @ Deerfield Public Library
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Come to the Youth Program Room for a drop-in storytime the whole family will enjoy!
Open Play at GiGi’s Playhouse 10:00 am
Open Play at GiGi’s Playhouse @ Gigi's Playhouse at Bannockburn Green
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Hosted by our Youth Board, Open Play is the perfect opportunity to visit with other families and enjoy the playhouse in a fun, friendly, casual setting.
Drop-In Chess 10:30 am
Drop-In Chess @ Highland Park Public Library
Jan 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Play chess on Saturday mornings in the Youth Services Department. This program is for ages 5-14. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.
Saddle up with Sarah Glenn Fortson for Storytime at The Book Stall! 10:30 am
Saddle up with Sarah Glenn Fortson for Storytime at The Book Stall! @ The Book Stall
Jan 18 @ 10:30 am
Need help wrangling those potty-training toddlers? The Book Stall is hosting a Special Storytime with Sarah Glenn Fortson and her book, This Cowgirl Ain’t Kiddin’ About the Potty. This Storytime will take place on Saturday, [...]
Saturday Storytime 10:30 am
Saturday Storytime @ The Book Stall
Jan 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
The Book Stall hosts a free storytime every Saturday at 10:30 AM. 6/23 – Our free Saturday Storytime features special guest star Jacob Grant, author/illustrator of the new picture book, Bear’s Scare! 6/30-Author Ruth Spiro will [...]
Saturday Mornings with Rock ‘n’ Kids! *TR* 11:00 am
Saturday Mornings with Rock ‘n’ Kids! *TR* @ Ela Area Publc Library
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Through songs, movements, imaginative play and musical activities, explore a different book each month. Get ready for a rock n’ reading experience you won’t forget! This is a ticketed program* This program is for accompanied [...]
Storytime and Activities at Deer Park Town Center 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities at Deer Park Town Center @ Barnes & Noble Deer Park
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Storytime and Activities at Deerfield Square 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities at Deerfield Square @ Barnes & Noble Deerfield
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Storytime and Activities Mellody Farms 11:00 am
Storytime and Activities Mellody Farms @ Barnes & Noble Mellody Farms
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and Activities featuring different books. Plus, get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4 (Café stores only). December 21: It’s Christmas time at your favorite [...]
Super Saturday at ITPLD 11:00 am
Super Saturday at ITPLD @ Indian Trails Public Library District
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
January 18: Bill Hooper’s Active Music For Children All ages. Suggested for ages 5 and younger. Performing interactive  original children’s songs in the  Midwest for over thirty years,  Bill Hooper encourages families  to move and participate [...]
Volo Bog Tours 11:00 am
Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Truncated version – Marsh tour only – BUT we will talk about Volo Bog and bogs in general. Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.    Saturday & Sunday Our one-hour public tours of Volo Bog are “Truncated.” We’ll [...]