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Read to Rover for K-8 (In Person)

Main Library Sally Lee Room

2023-06-10 14:00:00 2023-06-10 14:15:00 America/Chicago Read to Rover for K-8 (In Person) 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. Main Library -

Saturday, June 10
2:00pm - 2:15pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-10 14:00:00 2023-06-10 14:15:00 America/Chicago Read to Rover for K-8 (In Person) 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. Main Library -

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 Sally Lee Room to read to a certified therapy dog!

Please click here to read the Programming Guidelines.  

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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Main Library

Phone: 847-742-2411

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 9:00PM

Mon, Jun 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming Events

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Stop by and make Minion-themed crafts to take home. All materials supplied. Best for children age 3 and up. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Drop-in program!

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Mobile Services
Visit the Book Bike to check out books and learn about what's happening at the library!

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Are you a fan of BTS, Blackpink, Stray Kids, or other K-pop groups? Come enjoy your favorite K-pop songs while you make buttons, shrink-plastic charms, and other crafts.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 25, 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Lin Lor Lane – corner of Lin Lor Ln. & Airlite St. - Elgin 60123 – 2:15-3:00

Tue, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Join other teen writers to share what you're writing and help you through the creative writing process.

Tue, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Powder River Park - 1985 Powder River Path – Elgin – 60123 – 3:00-3:45

Tue, Jun 25, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Deer Pointe Drive, South Elgin 60177 – 4:00-4:45

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Join us for an interactive storytime! Best for kids birth-6 with an adult caregiver. All ages are welcome. Drop-in!

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Participantes de nivel intermedio, practican conversaciones en inglés, adquieren confianza y mejoran su pronunciación. El grupo es liderado por un tutor de Literacy Connection. Favor registrarse
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
An altered book is a published book that has been changed into a new work of visual art through various art processes such as painting, drawing, collage, writing, and embellishment.

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how to create and manage spreadsheet data using Google Sheets. Sponsored by Comcast Internet Essentials.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
In The Community
Did you become a new U.S citizen? Join Mayor Kaptain and members of Elgin's City Council to congratulate new citizen honorees. There will be entertainment and refreshments after the ceremony.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that includes books, songs, music, and movement. For ages birth - age 2 with an adult caregiver. Drop-in program! No registration required.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Outside South
Register to climb through the 65' inflatable obstacle course. *Please Note: No shoes allowed in the obstacle course, sticky socks work, or just regular socks.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Mobile Services
TechKnow Mobile Stop: 3 Times Square Rd, Elgin, IL 60120

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers can join us outside on the ELC Patio for fun activities! This is a drop-in program. No registration required!

Wed, Jun 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Mobile Services - Sprinter
TechKnow Mobile Stop: Lord's Park, 100 Oakwood Blvd, Elgin, IL 60120

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Outside South
Register to climb through the 65' inflatable obstacle course. *Please Note: No shoes allowed in the obstacle course, sticky socks work, or just regular socks.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Love coding robots? Come meet the Ozobot, a fun smart robot that uses visual and block coding to learn programming. You will take the Ozobot on fantastic programming adventures. For grades 3 - 5
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Wed, Jun 26, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Mobile Services
TechKnow Mobile stop: Centro de Informacion – 1885 Lin Lor Lane – Elgin 60123

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Willow Lakes Estates – clubhouse – 161 W. River Road – Elgin 60123 – 2:00-2:45

Canceled
Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Mobile Services
TechKnow Mobile Stop: Well Child Center - 620 Wing St, Elgin, IL 60123

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Digital Media Lab
June 18: Beat Lab: Learn how to make your own beats using Logic Pro. June 26: BeatStars: Learn how to sell your own beats.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Highbury Dr., east of Waverly – Elgin 60120 – 3:00-3:45

Wed, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Love coding robots? Join us as we explore coding algorithms using block language and Ozobots. For grades 6-8
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Woodview Circle – corner of Woodview Cr. & Chicago St., Elgin 60120 – 4:00-4:45

Wed, Jun 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270,Studio 270*
Help out the library with various projects. Meet in Studio 270. Registration Required.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 26, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Crestwood Apts. of Elgin – info office – 45 Poplar Creek Dr. – Elgin 60120 – 5:00-5:45

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Adult Programs - Zoom,Grove Room
Herzlich willkommen! Practice or improve your conversation skills with other German speakers. Barbara Laane will be facilitating the conversation with different relevant themes.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
The Walking Book Club meets weekly on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm to walk, followed by the book discussion at 7:45 pm. Interested? Contact Andrea at ahouston@gailborden.info.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how Google Sites allows users to create, design and add function to your own website in this two-part series. Sponsored by Comcast Internet Essentials.
Registration is now closed