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3-6 Year-Old Storytime

2018-04-23 10:30:00 2018-04-23 11:00:00 America/Chicago 3-6 Year-Old Storytime Geneva Public Library District

Monday, April 23
10:30am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2018-04-23 10:30:00 2018-04-23 11:00:00 America/Chicago 3-6 Year-Old Storytime Geneva Public Library District

Storytime for children ages 3-6 includes stories, music, activities, and crafts. We will hand out nametags 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our Program Room.  

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Geneva Public Library District

Phone: 630 232-0780
Fax: 630 232-0881

Hours
Mon, Jul 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 13 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 14 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 15 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Sun, Jul 15, All day
Take & Make Kits are fun crafts you can take home and make on your own time. In July, we're making Paracord Bracelets.

Meeting Room
Sun, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Watch and discuss a foreign film led by members of Geneva’s International Cultural Exchange Committee. This month's film is The Gleaners and I (Les Glaneurs et La Glaneuse)

Mon, Jul 16, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join us for stories, then put on old shoes, dip your toes into the water and enjoy a naturalist-guided exploration of the watery world of creeks. Adults must accompany children in the water.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Any board game fans out there? Join us for an evening of tabletop games, like Settlers of Catan or Exploding Kittens. Feel free to bring your own games, too! Snacks will be provided.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
You might kill on the PS4, but can you handle an Atari? Try your hand at some retro games and find out!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Led by author and teacher Rick Holinger, this workshop welcomes writers of all genres.

Tue, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us at The Chilled Palette for an evening of fun while you create your own painting! Beverages will be available for purchase if you wish.
This event is full

Conference Room
Tue, Jul 17, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Please come prepared to discuss The Alchemist by Paul Coelho.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Lisa Zago presents Dinosauria, an educational program about the age of dinosaurs that includes real dinosaur bones and fossils from her recent dinosaur digs.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
We'll show you how to get started with your iPhone device, answer your questions, and give you some new tips and tricks. Feel free to bring your device but it is not required.

Program Room
Wed, Jul 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Create your very own shimmering night sky art, featuring your favorite constellation.

Thu, Jul 19, 9:00am - 8:30pm
Get creative with cupcake liners and make dinosaurs, dragons, flowers, fish, or whatever you dream up!

Meeting Room
Thu, Jul 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Master storyteller, William Pack, exposes the amazing truth behind the myth of the legendary escape artist, Harry Houdini.

Program Room
Fri, Jul 20, 9:30am - 11:00am
Please come prepared to discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.

Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 20, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join us to play Minecraft on the Library’s server. We’ll play in creative mode, where all resources are provided so you’re free to craft and build. Please register for only one timeslot.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us to play Minecraft on the Library’s server. We’ll play in creative mode, where all resources are provided so you’re free to craft and build. Please register for only one timeslot.

Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us to play Minecraft on the Library’s server. We’ll play in creative mode, where all resources are provided so you’re free to craft and build. Please register for only one timeslot.

Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 20, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Build and break blocks on the Library's very own Minecraft server. All experience levels are welcome.

Fri, Jul 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
We're reading the latest and greatest YA titles – for this meeting, we’ll discuss Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody. Register in advance and get a free copy of our next book!

Program Room
Sat, Jul 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us at a different Geneva business each month for stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Weather permitting, we will meet outside, so please bring a picnic blanket and don't forget to wear sunscreen!

Program Room
Tue, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Share the books you love and get some volunteer time in! Stop by to write some short reviews that will be featured on our YA book shelves.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Who can combine the most unlikely ingredients into the most delicious snacks? We’ll judge the appearance, taste, and ingenuity of your creations to select the day’s top dishes.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Wed, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
This safari adventure combines traditional puppetry, amazing magic, and tons of audience participation.

Program Room
Wed, Jul 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us to make Library promotional videos for our YouTube channel! You can work on everything from scripting to acting to post-production. Snacks will be served and volunteer hours are available.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for the book "Arthur's Pet Business", followed by an activity. Then visit the museum's Go Figure!™ exhibit to explore some popular children's books and math-based activities relating to them.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
We'll show you how to get started with your iPhone device, answer your questions, and give you some new tips and tricks. Feel free to bring your device but it is not required.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Book sort for Geneva Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jul 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Experiment with coding using Scratch during this open lab time. Visit this website before the program to create a login: https://scratch.mit.edu/.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Thu, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The public is welcome to attend. Minutes of past meetings and the current agenda can be found on the Library web page at www.gpld.org.

Meeting Room
Fri, Jul 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Compete in challenges with the Library's robots: LEGO Mindstorms, LEGO WeDo, Dash, Sphero, and more.
This event is full

Program Room
Sat, Jul 28, 11:00am - 11:45am
Registration is required for this small-group storytime, designed for children with varied learning abilities. Activities engage the senses through books, music and movement. Siblings are welcome.

Sat, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Volunteer to help kids practice their reading, then work on crafts and activities together! Register here if you are in grades 6-12. A Library staff member will contact you with more information.

Meeting Room
Sat, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Buddy up with a teen volunteer to practice reading and then work on crafts and activities together! Sign up here if you are in grades 1-5.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bring your own ideas and drop in with the whole family to use our LEGO™ blocks, Brackitz™ Inventor set and KEVA™ planks to build your own creations.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:15am
This interactive family concert features songs with energy and positive messages

Meeting Room
Tue, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Celebrate Harry's birthday with Harry Potter Trivia! Compete in teams of up to six people to prove you're the ultimate Potterhead.

Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Midwestern troubadour David HB Drake presents Heartland, an Illinois Bicentennial historical program of folk songs, stories, and images that cover the width and breadth of the state of Illinois.

Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Celebrate your success in the Summer Challenge with games, prizes, and an international snack bar featuring eats from around the world.

Thu, Aug 02, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Used book sort for Geneva Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.

Meeting Room
Thu, Aug 02, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Book Sort for Geneva Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.

Meeting Room
Fri, Aug 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Train to be a family of super sleuths and take on a mission to help us foil the plans of the Infamous Lawless Librarian.

Meeting Room
Fri, Aug 03, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Getting ready for middle school? The Library can help! Make a locker craft, meet other incoming 6th graders, eat cupcakes, and talk to experts who can answer all your questions about middle school.

Mon, Aug 06, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Volunteer to help kids practice their reading, then work on crafts and activities together! Register here if you are in grades 6-12. A Library staff member will contact you with more information.

Meeting Room
Mon, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Buddy up with a teen volunteer to practice reading and then work on crafts and activities together! Sign up here if you are in grades 1-5.

Program Room
Mon, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Connect with knitting-lovers at the Library! Bring your latest project!

Meeting Room
Tue, Aug 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Calling all fearless and fearful incoming Kindergarteners! Join us as we share stories about going to school and make a craft.

Tue, Aug 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
You've been taking photos all summer, let's turn them into art! Come to the Collaboration Zone on 8/7 or 8/9 from 4-6 PM to print your cell phone photos and jazz them up.

Wed, Aug 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for the book Goldilocks and the Three Bears, followed by an activity. Visit the museum's Go Figure!™ exhibit to explore popular children's books and math-based activities relating to them.

Program Room
Wed, Aug 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Want to make a difference at the library? Share your ideas and earn volunteer hours while doing it! We’ll snack as we plan programs and decorations.

Wed, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us at All Chocolate Kitchen for a lively book discussion and great company. Copies of each title are set aside at the Information Desk the month before the discussion.

Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Starting high school this fall? Come to our open discussion with any questions or concerns you might have, and chat with upperclassmen about their experience.

Conference Room
Thu, Aug 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Come and talk about the love of reading cookbooks. Copies will be available at the Information desk. IN MY KITCHEN by Deborah Madison

Meeting Room
Thu, Aug 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Presenter Bill Andrews uses dramatic visuals and engaging demonstrations to educate kids about the science that makes manned spaceflight possible.

Thu, Aug 09, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
You've been taking photos all summer, let's turn them into art! Come to the Collaboration Zone on 8/7 or 8/9 from 4-6 PM to print your cell phone photos and jazz them up.

Meeting Room
Fri, Aug 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Kids can sell unwanted toys, books, DVDs—anything but food—at this market run by kids. Items must be $1.00 or less. Each kid registered gets 3 ft. of table. Invite friends & neighbors to come shop!

Sat, Aug 11, 8:30am - 9:30am
Learn how to shop your local farmers market! Janie Maxwell, Executive Director of the Illinois Farmers Market Association, will teach us to navigate the market like a pro.

Program Room
Sat, Aug 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Meeting Room
Mon, Aug 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Used book sort for Geneva Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.

Meeting Room
Tue, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Elgin Sympony Orchestra's Woodwind Quintet presents Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev. Instruments demonstrate sound and range by representing the story characters. Ideal for families with kids K-5th.

Conference Room
Tue, Aug 14, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Led by author and teacher Rick Holinger, this workshop welcomes writers of all genres.

Meeting Room
Tue, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how decorate your place—using what you already have!