Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
at Limestone Township Library District

Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.

Getting Ready for Kindergarten – Fairytale Fun
Thursday, January 25th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Ages 3 – 5 years old
Come join us for big bad fun with our big bad blow dryer challenge as a part of our yearlong Getting Ready For Kindergarten (GRFK) program. You must be in the GRFK program in order to participate. This program is funded by a grant from the Community Works fund from the Community Foundation of Kankakee River Valley.

Abe Lincoln Book Club
Tuesday, January 30th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Read and discuss Abe Lincoln nominated and award winning books for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. January’s Selection is Denton Little’s Deathdate. This event will also take place on February 27th (An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir), March 27 (Nimona by Noelle Stevenson), and April 24th  (These Shallow Graves by Jennifer Donnelly).

Adult Craft
Thursday, February 1st
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Get out for a night of Crafting a Valentine-themed decorative item. All supplies are included and there is no fee.

Valentine Craft
Saturday, February 3rd
1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Use your creativity on a Valentine’s Day project to take home. All supplies are included; there is no fee for the program.

Adult Scrabble
Monday, February 5th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Come out for a night of fun as you battle against opponents to see who can score the most points building words tile by tile.

Tues., Feb. 6th
10:00 – 11:00 A.M.
Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.

Banzai Financial Literacy
Thursday, February 8th and February 15th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Children in 6th – 8th Grade
Banzai is a computer based educational tool that helps teach the value of a dollar. Sponsored by Riverside Community Credit Union, the program includes a pre-test, Life Scenarios, that take the participant through a group of life financial situations such as budgets, insurance, debt, rent, and wise spending habits , a game and a post-test. This program is a two-part program and will also be held on February 15th.

Monarch Book Club
Saturday, February 10th
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
1st- 3rd Grade
Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club. We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session.

BlueStem Book Club
Saturday, February 10th
1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Kids in 3rd – 5th Grade will meet each month to discuss a book from the Bluestem Award Nominee list. The book for the January meeting will be Soar by Joan Bauer. Books will be available at the Front Desk.

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