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Friday Fun Day

2024-05-24 11:00:00 2024-05-24 16:30:00 America/Chicago Friday Fun Day Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored! Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1

Friday, May 24
11:00am - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-05-24 11:00:00 2024-05-24 16:30:00 America/Chicago Friday Fun Day Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored! Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1

Wood Dale Public Library

Activity Room 1

Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Recommended age: 3 years and up

AGE GROUP: | Children | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Parent Guided Activity in YS |

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Wood Dale Public Library

contact@wooddalelibrary.org
Phone: 630-766-6762
Fax: 630-766-5715

Hours
Mon, Jun 17 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 20 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 Closed

About the branch

Reach. Explore. Achieve. Dream. 

Mission: All library district residents will have access to library materials and programs to encourage literacy and the joy of reading; to promote lifelong learning; and to experience a sense of community in a welcoming environment.

Upcoming events

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Toddlers will play group games as they learn the social skills needed to play with others. Have fun while meeting other toddlers and parents. Recommended age: 2-4 years with an adult.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 18, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Tue, Jun 18, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Art Gallery Kafe
"Amerykański Brud" autorstwa Jenine Cummins. Książki będą czytane i omawiane w języku polskim. "Amerykański Brud" by Jeanine Cummins. Books will be discussed in the Polish Language.

Wed, Jun 19, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Stay and play after the storytime ends. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Jun 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Make a fun resin figure for your room! Recommended age: 11-14
This event is full

Wed, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Target Starbucks, 401 Irving Park Rd.
Join us at the Target Starbucks, 401 Irving Park Rd, to discuss The Love of My Life by Rosie Walsh.

Thu, Jun 20, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Together we will read books, sing songs, and move our bodies while we explore balance, nature and the world around us. Join us each week for a new topic and activity!

Thu, Jun 20, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Let's learn and play with STEAM! In each session we will explore different topics that relate to science, technology, engineering, art or math. Recommended age: 6-11 years

Thu, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us to meet and learn about sloths, anteaters, macaws, barn owls, bullfrogs dancing ferrets and more. This live animal presentation is sure to wow the entire family.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will do a storytime at the Park District.

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf or a hat, work on your existing projects or start a new project. Recommended age: 8-14 years
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Activity Room 1
Registration is required. Please pick-up your book kit on MAY 13! The book/bag must be checked-out. You may keep the goodies inside. Return the bag/book on the day we meet (June 21st). Thank you!
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Are you feeling crafty? Join us for an afternoon of crafts. Recommended age: 6-11 years

Mon, Jun 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Let’s learn and play with STEAM! In each session we will explore different topics that relate to science, technology, engineering, art or math geared toward the younger ones.

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a storytime about hedgehogs, featuring a real live hedgehog! Children will be allowed to meet the hedgehog! Stay after the program to play with toys in the children’s department!
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 2:35pm - 3:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a storytime about hedgehogs, featuring a real live hedgehog! Children will be allowed to meet the hedgehog! Stay after the program to play with toys in the children’s department!

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us on an adventure in art! In this class we will use our imagination and creativity to explore art together! Children will create a piece of art to display at home!
This event is full

Tue, Jun 25, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us on an adventure in art! In this class we will use our imagination and creativity to explore art together! Children will create a piece of art to display at home!

Tue, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Stay and play after the storytime ends. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Try out a new craft and make a fun coaster for your room! Recommended age: 11-14 years
This event is full

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Join us for a discussion of The Mosquito Bowl by Buzz Bessinger.

Thu, Jun 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Together we will read books, sing songs, and move our bodies while we explore balance, nature and the world around us. Join us each week for a new topic and activity!

Fri, Jun 28, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf or a hat, work on your existing projects or start a new project. Recommended age: 8-14 years

Mon, Jul 01, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Discover the joys of wood carving and join the North Suburban Carvers for their regular club meeting at the Library.

Wed, Jul 03, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Lobby
Meet with Congressman Krishnamoorthi’s staff! Stop by with any questions you may have about federal topics including social security, veterans’ affairs, immigration, and taxes.

Thu, Jul 04, All day
Wood Dale Public Library
The library is closed. Please visit wooddalelibrary.org to access digital services 24/7.

Fri, Jul 05, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Let’s learn and play with STEAM! In each session we will explore different topics that relate to science, technology, engineering, art or math geared toward the younger ones.

Mon, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a storytime about toads, featuring a real live toad! Children will be allowed to meet the toad! Stay after the program to play with toys in the children’s department!

Tue, Jul 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us on an adventure in art! In this class we will use our imagination and creativity to explore art together! Children will create a piece of art to display at home!

Tue, Jul 09, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us on an adventure in art! In this class we will use our imagination and creativity to explore art together! Children will create a piece of art to display at home!

Tue, Jul 09, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Enjoy this fun storytime in Polish. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Learn the basics of knitting in this two-part class. We’ll provide the knitting needles and the yarn.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Stay and play after the storytime ends. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Teens can come in and test your knowledge against the librarians! Each round will go over different topics, ranging from pop culture to history.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 7:40pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us to learn about the amazing life of bees, see a live colony through plexiglass and receive a small sample of organic honey!

Thu, Jul 11, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Together we will read books, sing songs, and move our bodies while we explore balance, nature and the world around us. Join us each week for a new topic and activity!

Thu, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Stop in any time between 3-4 pm to try out our robots! You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you want. Recommended age: 5-11 years

Thu, Jul 11, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Mr. Tap’s charismatic, high-energy performance is entertaining to watch, he strongly involves the audience. He will teach audience members how to do some fancy footwork!

Thu, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Outdoor Patio
Chef Dave Esau will come in-person to demonstrate proper and delicious grilling techniques. Recipes and samples provided.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will do a storytime at the Park District.

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us for a monthly crafting circle where you can bring your materials, spend time working on your needlework, crocheting, quilting, knitting, etc., and socialize with other crafty people.

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Learn to make a scarf or a hat, work on your existing projects or start a new project. Recommended age: 8-14 years

Fri, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Are you feeling crafty? Join us for an afternoon of crafts. Recommended age: 6-11 years

Mon, Jul 15, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Virtual/Online Program
Celebrate summer by creating a watermelon door hanger. Pick up your supplies at the Public Services Desk, then follow the instructions given. One per household.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a storytime about turtles, featuring a real live turtle! Children will be allowed to meet the turtle! Stay after the program to play with toys in the children’s department!

Mon, Jul 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Discover the joys of wood carving and join the North Suburban Carvers for their regular club meeting at the Library.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Toddlers will play group games as they learn the social skills needed to play with others. Have fun while meeting other toddlers and parents. Recommended age: 2-4 years with an adult.

Tue, Jul 16, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come join us for a yoga adventure! We will experience a story through yoga poses and learn some relaxation strategies too. You may bring your own yoga mat/towel or use one of our mats.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room,Activity Room 2
Learn the basics of knitting in this two-part class. We’ll provide the knitting needles and the yarn.

Tue, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Wood Dale Fire District's battalion chief will give an interactive presentation and discussion on fire safety and it’s implications in your home.

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Stay and play after the storytime ends. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Come make wallets, jewelry, flowers, and key chains out of duct tape! Recommended age: 11-14 years

Wed, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Meet the author on Zoom at 7 pm and stay for a book discussion at 7:30 pm.

Wed, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Library
Regular Board Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees of the Wood Dale Public Library District.

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 11:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Together we will read books, sing songs, and move our bodies while we explore balance, nature and the world around us. Join us each week for a new topic and activity!

Thu, Jul 18, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Let's learn and play with STEAM! In this session we will practice our math skills using water balloons! Dress appropriately, you might get wet. Recommended age: 6-11 years

Thu, Jul 18, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle!