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Read to Rover for K-8

South Elgin Branch

2022-09-24 12:00:00 2022-09-24 12:15:00 America/Chicago Read to Rover for K-8 Practice your reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8. South Elgin Branch -

Saturday, September 24
12:00pm - 12:15pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-24 12:00:00 2022-09-24 12:15:00 America/Chicago Read to Rover for K-8 Practice your reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8. South Elgin Branch -

Practice your reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.

Join us in the Hoffer Room to read to a certified therapy dog!

If you are unable to attend the event, please cancel your registration so a student on the waitlist can join the event.  We will be taking attendance at the programs and staff members reserve the right to move a registrant to the waitlist if they are found to be consistently absent from registered programs. 

AGE GROUP: | Middle School | Elementary School |

EVENT TYPE: | Activity |

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South Elgin Branch

Phone: 847-742-2411

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 7:00PM

Mon, Sep 26 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Sep 27 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Sep 28 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Sep 29 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Sep 30 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Sat, Oct 01 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Sun, Oct 02 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Upcoming Events

Thu, Sep 29, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Story Room - South
This fun storytime will include short stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and music movement activities with a parent or caregiver. For ages 12-23 months.
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Canceled
Thu, Sep 29, 9:30am - 10:30am
In The Community
Join Ms. Stephanie and the Sprinter as well as our friends from EPEL for a playgroup and a storytime. After stop by the Sprinter and check-out some books.

Thu, Sep 29, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
This 2-day (8) hour class meeting will explore how senior adults (55+) can continue their driving experiences safer. Cost is $20 for AARP members & $25 for non-members (required first day of class).
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Story Room - North
Calling all preschoolers! This storytime features stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 3-6.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Sep 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Lobby - Piano
Piano performance in the lobby by volunteer community members.

Thu, Sep 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs in this interactive Storytime. Ages 1-3 years old with adult caregiver.
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Thu, Sep 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Learn about different blends of coffee from various origin areas around the world. Starbucks will provide samples of various brews for tasting. Registration Required due to limited seating.
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Thu, Sep 29, 11:15am - 11:45am
South Elgin Branch
Preschoolers will enjoy stories, songs, and activities. Ages 3-5 years old
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Thu, Sep 29, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Drop in and help out the library with various projects. For teens in grades 9-12.
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Thu, Sep 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual - Community Engagement - Zoom
Join us virtually for chess club. Play against local opponents and practice your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome.
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Thu, Sep 29, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
South Elgin Branch
Learn how to draw Landscapes in Perspective. This is also a good example of what a vanishing point can look like. Come draw with us!
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Thu, Sep 29, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Children's Area
NEW! Drop in every Thursday for our story time Kindergarten through 2nd grade! Come and enjoy fun stories and surprises!

Thu, Sep 29, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Virtual - Kidspace - Zoom
We're having a book party & you're invited! Claire lives above the library & she has a special ability- SEEING GHOSTS! The adventure starts when she meets a ghost named Kaz. Registration required.
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Thu, Sep 29, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Conferencia dirigida a padres de familia y jóvenes, por ser el mes de septiembre, el mes de la concientización y prevención del suicidio. En español.

Thu, Sep 29, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor West
Tired of paying an overpriced bill? Learn about how you might be able the “cut the cable cord” in favor of popular streaming subscriptions like Netflix, Hulu and more.
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Thu, Sep 29, 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
With stories, songs, and movement activities suited for all ages, this storytime is perfect for the whole family. Drop-in program! No registration required.

Thu, Sep 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
En la Cocina con Rocío Robledo, hacemos unas deliciosas Arepas, un platillo tradicional de América del Sur.

Thu, Sep 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Especially for two year-olds, this storytime will include songs, stories, and fingerplays. Please register.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Sep 30, All day
Main Library
This grant-funded photo and video exhibit tells the stories of people who live and work in Elgin.

Fri, Sep 30, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Story Room - South
Calling all babies! Join us for singing, clapping, and simple stories at this program. Best for little ones 0-11 months.

Fri, Sep 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
This 2-day (8) hour class meeting will explore how senior adults (55+) can continue their driving experiences safer. Cost is $20 for AARP members & $25 for non-members (required first day of class).
Registration is now closed

Rescheduled
Fri, Sep 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
New date Friday, September 30, 11:00am - 11:45am
Rakow Branch
Join us for fun activities inside and outside, weather permitting! Ages 3-6 years old, dress appropriately and come ready to have fun!

Fri, Sep 30, 11:00am - 11:45am
Rakow Branch
Join us for fun activities inside and outside, weather permitting! Ages 3-6 years old, dress appropriately and come ready to have fun!

Fri, Sep 30, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Drop in and help out the library with preparing craft supplies for upcoming library events. Meet in Studio 270.
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