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 fill out this form:

Questions about the calendar? Please contact Melissa.

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Baby & Me 9:30 am
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 3-5 who can attend without a parent/caregiver are invited to enjoy stories and fingerplays. No registration required. Attendee must be between the ages of 3 Years and 5.5 Years old.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Preschool Storytime 6:00 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 2 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
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Drop-In Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-In Family Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
 Please join us for some fun stories, songs, and fingerplays. Ages 5 years and under with parent/caregiver
Preschool Storytime 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 3 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Baby & Me 6:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Toddler Time 6:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
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Baby Storytime 10:00 am
Baby Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
:  Babies 23 months and younger and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for a traditional lap-sit storytime followed by playtime. No older siblings please.
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Milk & Cookies Storytime 10:00 am
Milk & Cookies Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Join us for milk, cookies and storytime fun! Babies to 6-year-old with parent/caregiver.
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
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Baby & Me 9:30 am
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 3-5 who can attend without a parent/caregiver are invited to enjoy stories and fingerplays. No registration required. Attendee must be between the ages of 3 Years and 5.5 Years old.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Preschool Storytime 6:00 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Milk & Cookies Storytime 6:30 pm
Milk & Cookies Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for milk, cookies and storytime fun! Babies to 6-year-old with parent/caregive
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Stories in the Park 10:00 am
Stories in the Park @ Various McHenry Parks
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Come join the Youth Services Staff at McHenry Parks where we will perform skits and songs. An enjoyable time will be had by all. Bring chairs, or blankets to sit on. If raining or if [...]
Drop-In Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-In Family Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
 Please join us for some fun stories, songs, and fingerplays. Ages 5 years and under with parent/caregiver
Preschool Storytime 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Baby & Me 6:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Toddler Time 6:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
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Family Story Time 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Baby & Me 1:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Preschool Storytime 1:30 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
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Baby Storytime 10:00 am
Baby Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
:  Babies 23 months and younger and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for a traditional lap-sit storytime followed by playtime. No older siblings please.
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Day Out with Thomas
Day Out with Thomas @ Illinois Railway Museum
Jul 13 all-day
The Illinois Railway Museum is pleased to announce our Day Out With Thomas™ 2019 event. The new dates of the event are: Saturday, July 13th, 2019 Sunday, July 14th, 2019 Saturday, July 20th, 2019 Sunday, July 21st, 2019 [...]
Saturday Story Time 10:00 am
Saturday Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
All ages w/caregiver Play and explore stories, songs, art, and more in this energetic story time. Dress for a mess! Drop in. Program Room.
Family Story and Playtime 10:30 am
Family Story and Playtime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and extra playtime.
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Day Out with Thomas
Day Out with Thomas @ Illinois Railway Museum
Jul 14 all-day
The Illinois Railway Museum is pleased to announce our Day Out With Thomas™ 2019 event. The new dates of the event are: Saturday, July 13th, 2019 Sunday, July 14th, 2019 Saturday, July 20th, 2019 Sunday, July 21st, 2019 [...]
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Monday Morning Stories 9:30 am
Monday Morning Stories @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right! Children with a caregiver can participate in stories, songs, movement, and a simple craft every Monday Morning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Family Story Time 1:30 pm
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
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Baby & Me 9:30 am
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Baby Time 10:00 am
Baby Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Up to 24 months w/caregiver Share songs, stories and rhymes with your baby and connect with other new parents in this story time and playtime. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library [...]
Lights, Action, Craft! 10:00 am
Lights, Action, Craft! @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Breaking the mold of traditional storytimes by adding interactive activities, a short film & a craft!
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 3-5 who can attend without a parent/caregiver are invited to enjoy stories and fingerplays. No registration required. Attendee must be between the ages of 3 Years and 5.5 Years old.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Toddler Time 11:00 am
Toddler Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 2 & 3 w/ caregiver Play and explore with stories, songs, art, and more in this energetic story time for toddlers. Dress for a mess! Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area [...]
Pageturners 4:30 pm
Pageturners @ Huntley Area Public Library
Jul 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children practice reading with a volunteer. After four sessions, choose a free book and prize from the Friends Foundation. Drop in. Session times: 4:30 PM 4:50 PM 5:10 PM
Preschool Storytime 6:00 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
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Family Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Stories in the Park 10:00 am
Stories in the Park @ Various McHenry Parks
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Come join the Youth Services Staff at McHenry Parks where we will perform skits and songs. An enjoyable time will be had by all. Bring chairs, or blankets to sit on. If raining or if [...]
Summer Storytime 10:00 am
Summer Storytime @ Fox River Grove Memorial Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All-ages, drop-in storytime sessions 
Drop-In Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-In Family Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
 Please join us for some fun stories, songs, and fingerplays. Ages 5 years and under with parent/caregiver
Preschool Storytime 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
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Family Story Time 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Baby & Me 1:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Preschool Storytime 1:30 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Evening Storytime 6:30 pm
Evening Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
For children birth to age 6 with an adult. Stimulate your child’s senses through books, rhymes, music and movement. No tickets needed.
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Baby Storytime 10:00 am
Baby Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
:  Babies 23 months and younger and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for a traditional lap-sit storytime followed by playtime. No older siblings please.
Storytime at The Green Read 11:00 am
Storytime at The Green Read @ The Green Read
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Story Time at The Green Read book store Join us for story time at the bookstore when we will read “Mother Goose Bruce” by Ryan T. Higgins.  Bruce’s dinner recipe calls for eggs, but when [...]
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Day Out with Thomas
Day Out with Thomas @ Illinois Railway Museum
Jul 20 all-day
The Illinois Railway Museum is pleased to announce our Day Out With Thomas™ 2019 event. The new dates of the event are: Saturday, July 13th, 2019 Sunday, July 14th, 2019 Saturday, July 20th, 2019 Sunday, July 21st, 2019 [...]
Family Story and Playtime 10:30 am
Family Story and Playtime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and extra playtime.
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Day Out with Thomas
Day Out with Thomas @ Illinois Railway Museum
Jul 21 all-day
The Illinois Railway Museum is pleased to announce our Day Out With Thomas™ 2019 event. The new dates of the event are: Saturday, July 13th, 2019 Sunday, July 14th, 2019 Saturday, July 20th, 2019 Sunday, July 21st, 2019 [...]
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Monday Morning Stories 9:30 am
Monday Morning Stories @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right! Children with a caregiver can participate in stories, songs, movement, and a simple craft every Monday Morning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Family Story Time 1:30 pm
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
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Baby & Me 9:30 am
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Baby Time 10:00 am
Baby Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Up to 24 months w/caregiver Share songs, stories and rhymes with your baby and connect with other new parents in this story time and playtime. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library [...]
Lights, Action, Craft! 10:00 am
Lights, Action, Craft! @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Breaking the mold of traditional storytimes by adding interactive activities, a short film & a craft!
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 3-5 who can attend without a parent/caregiver are invited to enjoy stories and fingerplays. No registration required. Attendee must be between the ages of 3 Years and 5.5 Years old.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Toddler Time 11:00 am
Toddler Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 2 & 3 w/ caregiver Play and explore with stories, songs, art, and more in this energetic story time for toddlers. Dress for a mess! Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area [...]
Pageturners 4:30 pm
Pageturners @ Huntley Area Public Library
Jul 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children practice reading with a volunteer. After four sessions, choose a free book and prize from the Friends Foundation. Drop in. Session times: 4:30 PM 4:50 PM 5:10 PM
Preschool Storytime 6:00 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Milk & Cookies Storytime 6:30 pm
Milk & Cookies Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for milk, cookies and storytime fun! Babies to 6-year-old with parent/caregive
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Family Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Drop-In Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-In Family Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
 Please join us for some fun stories, songs, and fingerplays. Ages 5 years and under with parent/caregiver
Preschool Storytime 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Baby & Me 6:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Toddler Time 6:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
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Summer Storytime 10:00 am
Summer Storytime @ Fox River Grove Memorial Library
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All-ages, drop-in storytime sessions 
Family Story Time 11:00 am
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Baby & Me 1:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Preschool Storytime 1:30 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Evening Storytime 6:30 pm
Evening Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
For children birth to age 6 with an adult. Stimulate your child’s senses through books, rhymes, music and movement. No tickets needed.
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Baby Storytime 10:00 am
Baby Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
:  Babies 23 months and younger and their parent/caregiver are invited to join us for a traditional lap-sit storytime followed by playtime. No older siblings please.
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Family Story and Playtime 10:30 am
Family Story and Playtime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and extra playtime.
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Monday Morning Stories 9:30 am
Monday Morning Stories @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Start your week off right! Children with a caregiver can participate in stories, songs, movement, and a simple craft every Monday Morning.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Family Story Time 1:30 pm
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Storytime at the Splash Pad 2:30 pm
Storytime at the Splash Pad @ Sunset Park Splash Pad
Jul 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join the AAPLD Librarians at the Sunset Park Splash Pad for a FREE fun storytime filled afternoon with stories, songs, dancing, and a take home craft. Monday, June 17 @ 2:30pm AND Monday, July 29 [...]
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Baby & Me 9:30 am
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Baby Time 10:00 am
Baby Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Up to 24 months w/caregiver Share songs, stories and rhymes with your baby and connect with other new parents in this story time and playtime. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library [...]
Lights, Action, Craft! 10:00 am
Lights, Action, Craft! @ Fox Lake District Library
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Breaking the mold of traditional storytimes by adding interactive activities, a short film & a craft!
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us for 30 minutes of stories, music, and more! For children birth to age 6 with their adult caregiver. Stories are geared toward preschoolers.
Preschool Storytime 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 3-5 who can attend without a parent/caregiver are invited to enjoy stories and fingerplays. No registration required. Attendee must be between the ages of 3 Years and 5.5 Years old.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Toddler Time 11:00 am
Toddler Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 2 & 3 w/ caregiver Play and explore with stories, songs, art, and more in this energetic story time for toddlers. Dress for a mess! Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area [...]
Pageturners 4:30 pm
Pageturners @ Huntley Area Public Library
Jul 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children practice reading with a volunteer. After four sessions, choose a free book and prize from the Friends Foundation. Drop in. Session times: 4:30 PM 4:50 PM 5:10 PM
Preschool Storytime 6:00 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
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Family Story Time 10:00 am
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Ages 2 – 5 w/caregiver Children (with a favorite adult) enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement activities while building language and literacy skills. Location: Story Room Other Information:  Please bring your Barrington Area Library Card for [...]
Foxtales Storytelling Festival 10:00 am
Foxtales Storytelling Festival @ Algonquin Library
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Storytellers, musicians, and puppeteers from the greater Chicago area will enchant audiences of all ages. Come prepared to laugh, gasp, and have lots of fun. Make sure you bring a picnic basket and enjoy the [...]
Preschool Storytime 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
This storytime program is developed for children ages 3-6 years old. Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more, all followed by a craft. Program runs approximately 45 minutes. No registration is required.   Additional [...]
Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 31 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]
Baby & Me 6:00 pm
Baby & Me @ Marengo-Union Library District
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Developed for children from birth to 23 months old, this twenty minute program consists of book sharing, activity music, bounces, and traditional rhymes, and focuses on direct interaction between caregiver and child. No registration required. [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Storytime for children from birth to age 5 years, accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. This storytime is for every little one! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs, dancing, and more.
Toddler Time 6:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library Distrct
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration is required.   Additional Times: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 [...]