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Science Heroes: Adventures of the Lost Treasure

Family Entertainment Night

2024-07-18 18:30:00 2024-07-18 19:15:00 America/Chicago Science Heroes: Adventures of the Lost Treasure Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle! Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2

Thursday, July 18
6:30pm - 7:15pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-18 18:30:00 2024-07-18 19:15:00 America/Chicago Science Heroes: Adventures of the Lost Treasure Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle! Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2

Wood Dale Public Library

Activity Room 1 & 2

Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle!

We’ll help act out the tale, as we use the events in the story to explore exciting science concepts like air pressure, energy transfer, and physical vs. chemical changes.

AGE GROUP: | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | Family Program |

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Wood Dale Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 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

Thu, Jul 18, 9:20am - 9:45am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 18, 9:45am - 10:10am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:10am - 10:35am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:35am - 11:00am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

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!
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 11:25am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

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!

Fri, Jul 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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

Fri, Jul 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Imagine you're a guest at a 1920s New York City jazz club. Suddenly, a murder takes place, and you must search for clues to try and reveal the identity of the killer... Register by July 7.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Ready to make some slime? Join us for a morning full of slime making, we will try out our favorite slime recipes! Please dress for the mess. Recommended age: 5-11 years
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a storytime about birds and parrots, featuring real live birds! Children will be allowed to meet the birds! Stay after the program to play with toys in the children’s department!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 2:35pm - 3:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us for a storytime about birds and parrots, featuring real live birds! Children will be allowed to meet the birds! Stay after the program to play with toys in the children’s department!

Tue, Jul 23, 9:20am - 9:45am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:45am - 10:10am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:10am - 10:35am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:35am - 11:00am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 23, 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!
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 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!
This event is full

Tue, Jul 23, 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, Jul 23, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 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 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Come and make some decorations for your locker! Choose between a light chandelier, pencil holder, and magnets. Or do all three! Recommended age: 11-14 years

Thu, Jul 25, 9:20am - 9:45am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 25, 9:45am - 10:10am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:10am - 10:35am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:35am - 11:00am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 25, 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!
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 11:25am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Jul 25, 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join our community and the Red Cross in making a difference by donating blood! You must register by going to redcrossblood. org and use the sponsor code: WoodDaleLibrary

Thu, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Try out our 3Doodler pens and create something to take home with you. Recommended age 6-14 years

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Northern Illinois Raptor will bring a Red-tailed hawk, Peregrine falcon, American Kestrel, Great horned Owl, Barred Owl and 2 Eastern Screech owls.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will do a storytime at the Park District.

Fri, Jul 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 29, 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for a storytime about butterflies and praying mantis’, featuring real live insects! Children will be allowed to meet the insects! If this storytime fills up, we will add a second session.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 2:35pm - 3:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us for a storytime about butterflies and praying mantis’, featuring real live insects! Children will be allowed to meet the insects!

Tue, Jul 30, 9:20am - 9:45am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:45am - 10:10am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:10am - 10:35am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 30, 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 30, 10:35am - 11:00am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Tue, Jul 30, 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, Jul 30, 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 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Chef Alex will come to demonstrate coconut based green curry with ginger and lemongrass that is both rich and refreshing for summer, paired with a popular Thai salad. Recipes and samples included.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 31, 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 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Create a colorful tie dye t-shirt! Recommended age: 11-14 years

Wed, Jul 31, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Scott will give us a history of Midwestern Beers, expertly answer any your questions and will also provide a tasting of 3 or 4 popular beers.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 9:20am - 9:45am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Aug 01, 9:45am - 10:10am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:10am - 10:35am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:35am - 11:00am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Aug 01, 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!
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 11:00am - 11:25am
Westview School
Ms. Karolina will visit Summer School for STEM lesson/storytime and book check out.

Thu, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Outdoor Patio,Activity Room 2
Join us for an afternoon of tie dye! We will make tie dye shirts, dress for the mess. Recommended ages: 8-11 yrs
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Mike is a one-man variety sensation whose shows include juggling, magic, and more in his family friendly, funny show. Come for the “Wows,” stay for the laughs.

Fri, Aug 02, 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, Aug 02, 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, Aug 02, 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, Aug 05, 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, Aug 05, 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, Aug 06, 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!
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 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!
This event is full

Wed, Aug 07, 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.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Come make your very own Funko Pop! Paint and decorate a blank Pop to make your favorite characters or make a unique one. Recommended age: 11-14 years

Thu, Aug 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us for Thursday Mix, aimed at adults over 55. This month, learn about the adventures of some of the SOE’s unimaginably brave women in this multimedia presentation by Kit Sergeant.

Thu, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Make yourself comfortable in a swivel chair, put on a virtual reality headset, and join us on a tour of some of the world’s most amazing places.
This event is full

Fri, Aug 09, 10:00am - 10:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Kindergarten is almost here! Join us for stories, songs and fun to support your child’s transition to Kindergarten. We’ll meet new friends and make a craft together.

Fri, Aug 09, 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, Aug 09, 11:30am - 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, Aug 09, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Enjoy making your own Pearl Ring, this class is for beginners. The cost for materials is $5.00 (cash preferred).
This event is full

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Learn automotive basics like how to change a tire, check oil properly, and how to handle different mechanical issues when they arise. Jamie from Wicked Wrench will give a live demo on a parking lot.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Kindergarten is almost here! Join us for stories, songs and fun to support your child’s transition to Kindergarten. We’ll meet new friends and make a craft together.

Sat, Aug 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Come and make some decorations for your locker! Choose between a light chandelier, pencil holder, and magnets. Or do all three! Recommended age: 11-14 years

Tue, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Enjoy this fun storytime in Polish. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion of "Blackwater Falls" by Ausma Zehanat Khan. In his thought-provoking mystery, Muslim detective Inaya Rahman investigates the murder of a young Syrian immigrant.

Wed, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Target Starbucks, 401 Irving Park Rd.
Join us at the Target Starbucks, 401 Irving Park Rd, to discuss The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver.

Thu, Aug 15, 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.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 3:00pm
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, Aug 16, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for a fun Camping Storytime and craft activity with your furry friend. Then tuck them in at the Library. Pick them up the next morning starting at 10am. Recommended ages: 4-11 yrs

Canceled
Fri, Aug 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
We will discuss David McCullough's book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West.