Upcoming Events

Feb
23
Sun
11:00 am Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Volo Bog Tours @ Volo Bog State Natural Area
Feb 23 @ 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 [...]
1:00 pm Frozen Alive @ Crabtree Nature Center
Frozen Alive @ Crabtree Nature Center
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Learn how cold-blooded animals cheat death every winter when temps drop below freezing.
Feb
24
Mon
9:30 am Me Too! @ Johnsburg Public Library District
Me Too! @ Johnsburg Public Library District
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
When the world is new, from 0 to 2! Mondays & Fridays, for infants to 36 months Meet, greet, and play in a friendly, unstructured environment. ME TOO! Offers a perfect opportunity for parents and [...]
10:00 am Constructive Play @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Constructive Play @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
You choose what you want to do! Play with blocks, puzzles, toys, and enjoy early literacy games. Muffins, juice and coffee will be served.
10:00 am Little Tots Storytimes @ McHenry Public Library District
Little Tots Storytimes @ McHenry Public Library District
Feb 24 @ 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.
10:00 am Monday Morning Stories @ Fox Lake District Library
Monday Morning Stories @ Fox Lake District Library
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Start your week off right! Children with a caregiver can participate in stories, songs, movement, and a simple craft every Monday Morning.
10:30 am Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Family Storytime @ Cary Area Public Library
Feb 24 @ 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. Pick up free tickets at the Service Center.
11:00 am Stay, Play, and Learn @ Cary Area Public Library
Stay, Play, and Learn @ Cary Area Public Library
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ages 6 and under with an adult. Join us with your child after storytime in the Flex Zone for early literacy activities. Each week the focus will be on one of the practices of early [...]
1:30 pm Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Family Story Time @ Barrington Area Public Library
Feb 24 @ 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 [...]
2:00 pm Crafty Creations @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Crafty Creations @ Algonquin Area Public Library
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
For those who love all things DIY. Work in a self-guided setting on our featured monthly project or by selecting a project from our rotating craft menu. February: Leather Stamping March: Paperclay Teens

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