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Friday Fun Day

2023-06-30 11:00:00 2023-06-30 16:30:00 America/Chicago Friday Fun Day Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11am - 4:30pm for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1

Friday, June 30
11:00am - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-30 11:00:00 2023-06-30 16:30:00 America/Chicago Friday Fun Day Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11am - 4:30pm for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1

Wood Dale Public Library

Activity Room 1

Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11am - 4:30pm for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up

AGE GROUP: | Children |

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, Oct 02 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 03 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 04 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 05 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 06 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Oct 07 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 08 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

Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Stephen Graham Jones joins ILP to talk scary stories, horror and more with librarian Becky Spratford.

Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can't attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings!

Thu, Oct 05, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this interactive literature based storytime. We will read books, enjoy puppets, songs, activities and more. Recommended age: 3- 7 years

Thu, Oct 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
End of the growing season cleanup can be a daunting task, especially with large yards.

Fri, Oct 06, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 06, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 06, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11-4:30 for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up

Fri, Oct 06, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 06, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 06, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Library
Join your classmates for an after hours mystery!

Mon, Oct 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us to play the card game, UNO! Recommended age: 5-12 years

Mon, Oct 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Stop in any time between 2-4 pm to try out our robots! You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you want. Recommended age: 5-12 years

Tue, Oct 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us to make a beautiful fall painting. Recommended age: 11-18 years

Tue, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Enjoy this fun storytime in Polish. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Oct 11, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. We will make back to school crafts, shrinky dinks and more! Recommended age: 11-15 years

Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can't attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings!

Thu, Oct 12, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this interactive literature based storytime. We will read books, enjoy puppets, songs, activities and more. Recommended age: 3- 7 years

Fri, Oct 13, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 13, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 13, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11-4:30 for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up

Fri, Oct 13, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 13, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 13, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Library
Join your classmates for an after hours library mystery.
This event is full

Sun, Oct 15, 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Join us for a walking tour of historic Chicago buildings, outdoor art installations and little-know gems in the city of Chicago!
This event is full

Sun, Oct 15, 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Join us for a walking tour of historic Chicago buildings, outdoor art installations and little-know gems in the city of Chicago!

Sun, Oct 15, 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Join us for a walking tour of historic Chicago buildings, outdoor art installations and little-know gems on Chicago's south side!

Canceled
Sun, Oct 15, 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Join us for a walking tour of historic Chicago buildings, outdoor art installations and little-know gems on Chicago's south side!

Mon, Oct 16, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Welcome fall baking with this delicious twist on your favorites: crunchy cookies filled with spiced apple slices.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services attends Literacy Night at Westview School.

Mon, Oct 16, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Regular Board Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees of the Wood Dale Public Library District.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Library
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.

Tue, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come explore some of the library's new toys and make some new friends. A parent must stay with their child to supervise play. Recommended age: 1- 4 years with an adult

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Art Gallery Kafe
"Sztuka Ścigania Się w Deszczu" autorstwa Gartha Steina. Książki będą czytane i omawiane w języku polskim. Kopie książek są dostępne w Bibliotece Publicznej Wood Dale.

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Children's book author and illustrator Grace Lin discusses food, family, and folktales, along with a drawing demonstration.
Register

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Learn Spanish colors, numbers and more while playing fun games. This program is presented in English and Spanish, beginners are welcome. Recommended age: 5-11 years

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Oct 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Louie and her Kindergarten Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Wed, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for Halloween experiments in this special STEAM Lab! Recommended age: 7-11 years

Wed, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Target Starbucks, 401 W Irving Park Rd.
Join us to discuss Hang the Moon by Jeanette Walls.

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can't attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings!

Thu, Oct 19, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this interactive literature based storytime. We will read books, enjoy puppets, songs, activities and more. Recommended age: 3- 7 years

Thu, Oct 19, 7:00pm - 8:40pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Learn the history, myths and theory of tarot card reading with Barbara Meyer. She will discuss how to use tarot cards to see hope in the future and forge new paths in your life.

Fri, Oct 20, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 20, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 20, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11-4:30 for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up

Fri, Oct 20, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 20, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 20, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Library
Join your classmates for an after hours library mystery.

Mon, Oct 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 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, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Come for an evening filled with scary stories and sweet treats. First course calorie-free stories. For dessert, decorate 2 Halloween cupcakes with pastry chef Frannie Hargadon.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Watch as we demonstrate more advanced features of Word: mail merge, tables, text boxes, bulleted lists, columns and insertion of text boxes and symbols in this Zoom class.

Tue, Oct 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Mackowiak and her Kindergarten Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Canceled
Tue, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library
Hamdard Health Alliance medical staff, through a partnership with Jewel-Osco, will be onsite to provide free (no insurance required) flu shots and updated COVID-19 vaccines. No appointment necessary.

Tue, Oct 24, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy the colors of the season by making your own Halloween Floral Arrangement. Registration is required. Cost is $20.00.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 25, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Recommended age: 0-4 years with an adult.

Wed, Oct 25, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. We will make back to school crafts, shrinky dinks and more! Recommended age: 11-15 years

Wed, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us to discuss Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

Thu, Oct 26, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can't attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings!

Thu, Oct 26, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for this interactive literature based storytime. We will read books, enjoy puppets, songs, activities and more. Recommended age: 3- 7 years

Fri, Oct 27, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Welcome to Ms. Frawley and her Kindergarten Class. Parents please make sure your child brings their library card today!

Fri, Oct 27, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 27, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for an informal play time. Explore our new early education play stations. Drop in anytime between 11-4:30 for this self-guided, free-play day. Recommended age: 3 years & up

Fri, Oct 27, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Oct 27, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Sat, Oct 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Yesterday's Farm Muesum
Visit Wood Dale Historical Society's Ghost Stories in the Barn for an evening of storytelling, crafting, refreshments and fun. This event is co-sponsored by the Wood Dale Public Library.

Mon, Oct 30, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Calling all monsters and ghouls! Come and enjoy some spooky games and activities to celebrate Halloween. Costumes are optional! Recommended ages: 4-8 years old

Wed, Nov 01, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
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.

Thu, Nov 02, 10:30am - 10:50am
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Join us for this fun pre-reader storytime including books, songs and activities. Can’t attend on Wednesday? Join us for the same program on Thursday mornings! Stay and play after the storytime ends.

Thu, Nov 02, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Read books, sing songs, and play with friends in this interactive literature-based storytime. Join us each week for a new topic and activity. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Fri, Nov 03, 9:45am - 10:05am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Nov 03, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Nov 03, 11:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Explore, discover, and imagine with our new educational play stations. We rotate our toys every week to ensure our future veterinarians, doctors, chefs, and store clerks never get bored!

Fri, Nov 03, 1:10pm - 1:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.

Fri, Nov 03, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Early Childhood Education Center for a story time.