COVID-19 Statement

Experts have advised that the best thing for our community during the current Coronavirus pandemic is to reduce crowded gatherings. Some of the events listed on our website may occur while others have been canceled. 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 McHenry 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 McHenry 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 McHenry County cannot be held responsible.

Little McHenry 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.

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Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 1 @ 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 District
Apr 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
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After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making feather arrow pencils . Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event. [...]
Family Story and Playtime 10:30 am
Family Story and Playtime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 4 @ 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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DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM 9:30 am
DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM @ Grand Oaks Recreation
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Need a break while the kids run around? We have the perfect spot with a big open gym and fun toys to play with. Great social interaction tires even the most rambunctious toddler! Location: Grand Oaks [...]
Tiny Tots 10:00 am
Tiny Tots @ Fox River Grove Memorial Library
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
2 – 3 years old, with a caregiver Wednesdays @ 10:00 a.m. January 29 – April 8 Class Limit: 20 ***No Class on March 25th***
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 7 @ 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.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 8 @ 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 District
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
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After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making feather arrow pencils . Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event. [...]
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DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM 9:30 am
DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM @ Grand Oaks Recreation
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Need a break while the kids run around? We have the perfect spot with a big open gym and fun toys to play with. Great social interaction tires even the most rambunctious toddler! Location: Grand Oaks [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 14 @ 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.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 15 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 15 @ 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 District
Apr 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
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After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making feather arrow pencils . Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event. [...]
Family Story and Playtime 10:30 am
Family Story and Playtime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 18 @ 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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Little Tots Storytimes 10:00 am
Little Tots Storytimes @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
A short storytime program where babies enjoy nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, finger plays and movements followed by playtime. Parent/caregiver must accompany child. Ages 6-19 months.  No older siblings please.
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DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM 9:30 am
DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM @ Grand Oaks Recreation
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Need a break while the kids run around? We have the perfect spot with a big open gym and fun toys to play with. Great social interaction tires even the most rambunctious toddler! Location: Grand Oaks [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 10:30 am
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 21 @ 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.
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
Drop-in Family Storytime 6:30 pm
Drop-in Family Storytime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 22 @ 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 District
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
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After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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LMNOP Leaps & Bounds 10:00 am
LMNOP Leaps & Bounds @ GiGi's Playhouse
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
LMNOP: Language Music N’ Our Peeps – LMNOP is an interactive and engaging program designed to guide parents and young children through learning basic sign language and other forms of communication using music and language based [...]
Michaels Kids Club 10:00 am
Michaels Kids Club @ Your Local Michael's Store
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making feather arrow pencils . Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event. [...]
Family Story and Playtime 10:30 am
Family Story and Playtime @ Crystal Lake Public Library
Apr 25 @ 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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Little Tots Storytimes 10:00 am
Little Tots Storytimes @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
A short storytime program where babies enjoy nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, finger plays and movements followed by playtime. Parent/caregiver must accompany child. Ages 6-19 months.  No older siblings please.
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DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM 9:30 am
DROP-IN TOT OPEN GYM @ Grand Oaks Recreation
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Need a break while the kids run around? We have the perfect spot with a big open gym and fun toys to play with. Great social interaction tires even the most rambunctious toddler! Location: Grand Oaks [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]
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Toddler Time 12:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
Toddler Time 6:30 pm
Toddler Time @ Marengo-Union Library District
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Offered: Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays @ 12:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. This storytime program is developed for children aged 25-35 months. Join us for 25 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays, and activities. No registration [...]
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After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! 3:30 pm
After School Supper Program! / ¡Programa de cena después de la escuela! @ McHenry Public Library District
Apr 30 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Grab a friend and come to the McHenry Library for a quick supper. While you’re here get started on your homework or work on a mind-bending activity. Any student age 18 and under receives a [...]