Advanced registration is required (except drop in programs) to reserve your spot for these family-friendly activities.
Fancy Flower Pots – Wednesday, April 27 from 6-7pm
Recreate the look of a hand-painted flower pot just in time for spring!
No Sew Drawstring Bags
Thursday, May 12
Make no sew drawstring bags to store your miniature treasures. Drop in while supplies last!
Fridays: May 13, June 10, August 26
Drop in connect your phone to the just dance or follow along with the moves to work up a sweat!!
Thursday, June 9
Create a paper mosaic from famous paintings. Drop in while supplies last!
Movies on the Lawn
Fridays: June 17, July 15 and August 19
Spend family night @ the library and watch movies out on the lawn! Remember to bring your own snacks. Movie selection will be posted on Facebook 1 week before event. No registration required.
Compost and Decomposition
Monday, June 27
We will be using the Nancy B’s Compost kit to learn about life cycles and decomposition. Patrons will be able to view updates and changes to our mini compost container by visiting the library or following us on social media.
Friday, July 29-Saturday July 30
We’re back! Join us as we partner with Chicago Heights Public Library for a campout designed especially for families! Pitch your tent on the lawn and get ready for a night filled with fun! Visit hands-on activity station, light dinner over the campfire, scavenger hunt, campfire stories, and stargazing. When you get sleepy, retire to your cozy tent and peacefully snooze the night away. In the morning, wake to the sound of birds singing; then enjoy a light breakfast.
Tents are not provided, please bring your own tent. Restrooms will be accessible all night. For your safety, staff will stay on site overnight. Light dinner, snacks and light breakfast included. Consider bringing your own snacks as well. **NO PETS ALLOWED Limit 40
Back To School Ice Cream Social And Karaoke Party
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Celebrate the end of summer/beginning of the school year with a sweet treat and karaoke fun! Provided by the Friends of the Library.
Nerf Black Jack
Tuesday, August 23
Drop in from 10am-5pm
Drop in and test your sill with a nerf gun and win a prize! Kids 7 and up.