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Family STEAM Night: Engineering

2023-10-03 19:00:00 2023-10-03 20:00:00 America/Chicago Family STEAM Night: Engineering Drop in between 7-8 pm to build structures with various materials. Design and test your structure and make improvements! Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2

Tuesday, October 03
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-10-03 19:00:00 2023-10-03 20:00:00 America/Chicago Family STEAM Night: Engineering Drop in between 7-8 pm to build structures with various materials. Design and test your structure and make improvements! Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2

Wood Dale Public Library

Activity Room 1 & 2

Drop in between 7-8 pm to build structures with various materials. Design and test your structure and make improvements!

You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you would like. Recommended age: 5-11 years with an adult

AGE GROUP: | Children | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Family Program |

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Wood Dale Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Feb 26 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 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, Feb 27, 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!
Registration is now closed

Wed, Feb 28, 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.

Wed, Feb 28, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy a craft, activity and snack with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years

Wed, Feb 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us to discuss American Prometheus by Kai Bird.

Thu, Feb 29, 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, Feb 29, 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, Mar 01, 11:00am - 4:00pm
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!

Mon, Mar 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Wood Dale Park District 4 year old class.

Mon, Mar 04, 10:50am - 11:20am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Wood Dale Park District 3 year old class.

Mon, Mar 04, 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, Mar 05, 10:15am - 10:35am
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth Services will visit the Wood Dale Park District 2 year old class.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Have fun and learn Spanish through stories, songs and games. This storytime is presented in English and Spanish, so beginners are welcome. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Mar 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Drop in between 7-8 pm to try out some giant versions of classic games as a family. You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you would like. Recommended age: 5-11 yrs with an adult

Wed, Mar 06, 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, Mar 06, 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, Mar 07, 11:00am - 11:20am
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 storytime ends.

Thu, Mar 07, 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 with an adult

Fri, Mar 08, 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, Mar 08, 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, Mar 08, 11:00am - 4:00pm
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, Mar 08, 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, Mar 08, 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, Mar 09, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us for adult coloring and aromatherapy to reduce your stress with this relaxing activity.

Mon, Mar 11, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Virtual/Online Program
Create an adorable bunny wreath for your front door. Pick up your craft kits, then follow along at home with the instructions given. One per family. Registration begins March 1.
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, Mar 11, 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.

Tue, Mar 12, 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!

Tue, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Enjoy a trip down-under to the land of kangaroos and coral reefs. Take a vicarious visit to Australia with photos and facts about this fascinating continent.

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Enjoy this fun storytime in Polish. Recommended age: 3-7 years

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Off-Site 1
Youth services will do an activity with the children while the parents attend the PTO meeting at Westview School.

Tue, Mar 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Daniela Petrova will join us for a discussion of her highly acclaimed novel "Her Daughter's Mother." This twisty thriller focuses on a mother-to-be and the disappearance of her mentally ill egg donor

Wed, Mar 13, 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.

Wed, Mar 13, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Enjoy a craft or activity with your friends on early dismissal Wednesdays. Recommended age: 11-14 years

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 11:20am
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 storytime ends.

Thu, Mar 14, 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 with an adult

Fri, Mar 15, 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, Mar 15, 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, Mar 15, 11:00am - 4:00pm
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, Mar 15, 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, Mar 15, 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, Mar 15, 7:00pm - 8:20pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Spend the evening with the Church Street Brewing Company and taste test four unique beers. Registration & photo ID required! No one under age 21 will be admitted.
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 18, All day
Wood Dale Public Library - Library
Learn to make this springtime variation of a classic chocolate cake. Pick up a bag of supplies (except perishables) and follow along with the provided recipe.
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Mar 18, 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.

Mon, Mar 18, 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, Mar 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion featuring a fun-loving mystery about an Alabama woman today and five women who worked in a Phillips 66 gas station during the World War II years.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Drop in any time between 6-8 pm to try building with Legos and other materials as a family. You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you would like.

Wed, Mar 20, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
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: 5-11 years

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Come learn the intricate art of making Pisanki, Polish egg designs. Supplies provided; limited to adults only.
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Online
Academy Award winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter explores the passion that inspires her pieces spanning Spike Lee costume design to Wakanda.
Register

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Target STarbucks, 401 W Irving Park Rd.
Join us to discuss Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus.

Thu, Mar 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Jump-start the spring growing season by starting your seeds indoors! Learn about the equipment and methods used for starting seeds and get a chance to browse our Seed Library.

Fri, Mar 22, 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, Mar 22, 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, Mar 22, 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, Mar 22, 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, Mar 22, 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, Mar 23, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Small Meeting Room
Join us for adult coloring and aromatherapy to reduce your stress with this relaxing activity.

Mon, Mar 25, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join the team at A Hardy Party for a wonderful and fun balloon twisting class! Learn how to twist swords and animals. Recommended age: 6 years and up

Mon, Mar 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Adult Computer Lab
Dealing with social media can sometimes be rewarding, sometimes frustrating, sometimes exciting, and sometimes daunting, but always necessary. Now join us at the library to make it fun!

Tue, Mar 26, 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, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1
Join us for music, puppets, interactive movement and more as Spark the firefly plants a garden and learns how to make it grow.

Tue, Mar 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Drop in any time between 6-8 pm to make some spring crafts as a family. You are welcome to stay as long or as little as you would like. Recommended age: 5-11 years with an adult

Wed, Mar 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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

Wed, Mar 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 2
Join us for a fun resin craft for teens! Recommended age: 10-15 years

Wed, Mar 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Barbara E. Dunn Meeting Room
Chef Dave Esau will help you improve your kitchen work with better knife skills. Proper holding of the chef knife, close-up slicing, julienne, dicing, etc will be demonstrated. Tastings as a bonus.
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Mar 28, 10:00am - 11:30am
Wood Dale Public Library - Study Room 1,Study Room 2,Study Room 3
Jump start your career search with an expert’s perspective on your resume. Ask questions, get answers and make your resume stand out!

Thu, Mar 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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

Thu, Mar 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Wood Dale Public Library - Activity Room 1 & 2
Make a light up paper mache globe with us to celebrate Earth Day in April. Dress for the mess! Please note this program is a 2 day event. Recommended age: 8-14 years