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Bounce and Rhyme

Ages 3 & under with a caregiver

2018-05-25 09:30:00 2018-05-25 10:00:00 America/Chicago Bounce and Rhyme Geneva Public Library District

Friday, May 25
9:30am - 10:00am

Add to Calendar 2018-05-25 09:30:00 2018-05-25 10:00:00 America/Chicago Bounce and Rhyme Geneva Public Library District

Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

TAGS: | Storytimes |

Geneva Public Library District

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

Hours
Mon, Jan 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 20 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Program Room
Wed, Jan 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Program Room
Wed, Jan 16, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Meet Daruma, a wish-granting, good luck toy from Japan! Join us to explore Japanese culture and decorate your own Daruma to take home.

Program Room
Wed, Jan 16, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Meet Daruma, a wish-granting, good luck toy from Japan! Join us to explore Japanese culture and decorate your own Daruma to take home.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chicago's first certified KonMari Tidying Consultant Kristyn Ivey will share home organization tips that focus on what you keep (does it spark joy?), rather than what or how much you discard.

Thu, Jan 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join us for stories and rhymes followed by a naturalist-led hike to learn why animals migrate, hibernate or stay active throughout the year. Please dress for the weather.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Do you have 8mm film, slides, audiocassettes, videotapes, or print photos that you would love to digitize? This hands-on class will show you how to protect these mementos by making digital copies.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore the turquoise waters, volcanic peaks, and peaceful lagoons of the South Pacific with seasoned travelers Barbara Sugden and Ron Vargason.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
We can help you evaluate and decipher your financial aid award packages! You will be able to compare financial aid award letters while our ISAC partners provide one-on-one support.

Canceled
Thu, Jan 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Invite your favorite adult to come as we discuss and do activities based on the classic book "Holes" by Louis Sachar! Copies of the book will be available mid-December at the Information Desk.

Program Room
Fri, Jan 18, 9:30am - 11:00am
Please come prepared to discuss Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave.

Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 18, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Back by popular demand, it's the ultimate cupcake-decorating showdown!

Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 19, 9:30am - 1:00pm
Practice makes perfect! Take a practice ACT exam to get prepped for the real thing. Please bring your own pencils, calculator and snack.

Program Room
Sat, Jan 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Meeting Room
Sun, Jan 20, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Join us to watch & discuss a foreign film led by members of Geneva’s International Cultural Exchange Committee. This month's film selection is Spirited Away (Japan).

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 21, 9:30am - 10:30am
Love LEGOs and robots? Using LEGO WeDo kits, build items out of LEGOs, and learn how to program your creation so it moves. Please choose only one time slot.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Love LEGOs and robots? Using LEGO WeDo kits, build items out of LEGOs, and learn how to program your creation so it moves. Please choose only one time slot.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Love LEGOs and robots? Using LEGO WeDo kits, build items out of LEGOs, and learn how to program your creation so it moves. Please choose only one time slot.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 21, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Build and code LEGO WeDo and Mindstorms robots. No experience necessary.

Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Any board game fans out there? Join us for an evening of tabletop games. Feel free to bring your own games, too! Snacks will be provided.

Program Room
Tue, Jan 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Tue, Jan 22, 9:30am - 11:30am
Drop in to the Collaboration Zone and make a decorative key chain using fabric scraps and embellishments.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Bring your own baby for a book discussion/playtime mash up. We'll share a book and some rhymes with the babies and take time to talk like grown-ups about your favorite titles. 

Wed, Jan 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Create a film for the Library's first ever T^2 Film Festival! Snacks will be served and filming materials can be provided.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chiropractor Dr. Matthew Hart will explore the topic of 'text neck' and how it can impact kids, young adults, and adults.

Program Room
Thu, Jan 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Thu, Jan 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Friends of the Library book sort. New members always welcome.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 24, 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/.

Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 24, 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.

Fri, Jan 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
We're reading the latest and greatest YA titles – for this meeting, we’ll discuss Broken Things by Lauren Oliver. Register in advance and get a free copy of our next book!

Program Room
Mon, Jan 28, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Email is the most cost-effective, targeted, trackable, and efficient way to build and maintain relationships in small businesses. This workshop will be led by SCORE Volunteer Norbert Barszczewski.

Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:45am
Drop in to explore various themed activity stations designed to encourage playful exploration, learning, and interest in technology and engineering at just the right level for your preschooler.

Program Room
Wed, Jan 30, 3:45pm - 4:00pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Program Room
Wed, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Program Room
Wed, Jan 30, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Program Room
Wed, Jan 30, 4:30pm - 4:45pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Program Room
Wed, Jan 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Use crayons in a whole new way! Melt crayons on your canvas to make a rainbow-colored design unique to you.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 01, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Fri, Feb 01, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Mon, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us at a different Geneva business each month for stories, songs, rhymes and more.

Program Room
Mon, Feb 04, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Connect with knitting-lovers at the Library! Whether you are a beginner or experienced knitter, this casual club is for you. Bring your latest project!

Program Room
Tue, Feb 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Program Room
Tue, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Conference Room
Tue, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
General Meeting for Geneva Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.

Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
From Chicago's first settler to the nation's Chief Executive, the African American presence is deep, rich, and proud. Clarence Goodman will share how that presence is all around Chicago.

Program Room
Wed, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Thinking about buying your first home? Join Phil Bukowski, a local mortgage broker, to learn about the home buying process from start to finish.

Program Room
Thu, Feb 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Program Room
Thu, Feb 07, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
We will read the book Claymates by Dev Petty and learn how to make our own special clay figures.

Program Room
Thu, Feb 07, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
We will explore the book Claymates by Dev Petty and learn how to create our own clay figures.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Project B3, a nonprofit organization, will educate parents on how to keep their families safe from digital threats, by walking them through the top apps kids are using and how to prevent misuse.

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Whether you love to play chess or have never played before, our Chess Club volunteer will provide tips for chess players at all levels, grades K-8
This event is full

Meeting Room
Sun, Feb 10, 5:30pm - 5:40pm
Join us for after-hours mini golf. Families will sign up for a tee time and play together through nine holes. An adult must accompany children at all times during this event.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Sun, Feb 10, 5:40pm - 5:50pm
Join us for after-hours mini golf. Families will sign up for a tee time and play together through nine holes. An adult must accompany children at all times during this event.

Sun, Feb 10, 5:50pm - 6:00pm
Join us for after-hours mini golf. Families will sign up for a tee time and play together through nine holes. An adult must accompany children at all times during this event.

Sun, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 6:10pm
Join us for after-hours mini golf. Families will sign up for a tee time and play together through nine holes. An adult must accompany children at all times during this event.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Sun, Feb 10, 6:10pm - 6:20pm
Join us for after-hours mini golf. Families will sign up for a tee time and play together through nine holes. An adult must accompany children at all times during this event.

Meeting Room
Sun, Feb 10, 6:20pm - 6:30pm
Join us for after-hours mini golf. Families will sign up for a tee time and play together through nine holes. An adult must accompany children at all times during this event.
This event is full

Program Room
Mon, Feb 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Feb 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Drop in to the Collaboration Zone to create some flowers using recycled book pages.

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join us for books, activities, games, and FUN! Each month will feature a different theme.

Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for this informative presentation about Morningstar Investment Research Center, an easy-to- navigate database to help both novice and veteran investors reach their investment goals.

Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
What can you create? We will have Bloxel game boards and blocks, you supply the imagination to make your own video game.

Tue, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Defeat the winter doldrums with a little bit of magic. Come to the Collaboration Zone on 2/12 or 2/13 any time between 4-6 PM to craft your own Fairy Garden.

Conference Room
Tue, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Led by author and teacher Rick Holinger, this workshop welcomes writers of all genres.

Orientation Barn
Wed, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meet us at the Orientation Barn at Peck Farm for stories and activities.

Wed, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Defeat the winter doldrums with a little bit of magic. Come to the Collaboration Zone on 2/12 or 2/13 any time between 4-6 PM to craft your own Fairy Garden.

Program Room
Wed, Feb 13, 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, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us 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, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Do you have 8mm film, slides, audiocassettes, videotapes, or print photos that you would love to digitize? This hands-on class will show you how to protect these mementos by making digital copies.

Program Room
Wed, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Karina Guico will teach us all about paper quilling, the art of coiling and shaping of narrow paper strips into a design. All supplies will be provided.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for this open-ended playtime geared toward exploration and socialization. Activity stations help boost your child’s reading readiness skills. Younger siblings are welcome.

Conference Room
Thu, Feb 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Come and talk about the love of reading cookbooks. Copies will be available at the Info Desk. Giada's Italy: my recipes for la daloc vita/ Giada DeLaurentilis

Fri, Feb 15, All day
Take & Make Kits are fun crafts you can take home and make on your own time. New kits debut on the 15th of the month, so grab one before they disappear! In February, we're making wrapped Wire Rings.

Program Room
Fri, Feb 15, 9:30am - 11:00am
Please come prepared to discuss Not My Father's Son by Alan Cumming.

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 15, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Fri, Feb 15, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.