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Youth

Youth section

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A Space for Play and Discovery

This area is closed until further notice.

  • Early Learning Area for preschoolers
    • Giant Lite Brite and Lego wall
    • Lego, train and puzzle tables to boost creativity, problem-solving skills and dexterity
    • Dollhouse, kitchen and light table to encourage dramatic play
    • The Makery: a creative space where kids make art to hang on our display wall
    • iPads loaded with apps that support early literacy skills
  • Board games for families to play together
  • Interactive TouchIt screen with preloaded educational apps
  • 8 Mac computers, 4 PCs and printer
BOOK CLUBS

 

Paperback Pals |Grades 2 & 3

Dragons in A Bag by Zetta Elliott

Join us for an in-person discussion on Tuesday, January 11, 4-5 pm. Call 847.459.4100 to register and pick up your book (while supplies last) at the drive-up window or the Kids Desk beginning November 9. 



Bookworms | Grades 4 & 5

Capsized! The Forgotten Story of The SS Eastland Disaster by Patricia Sutton

Join us for an in-person discussion on Monday, January 3, 4-5 pm or Thursday, January 6, 4-5 pm. Call 847.459.4100 to register and pick up your book (while supplies last) at the drive-up window or the Kids Desk beginning November 8. 

 


Middle School | Grades 6-8

Last Pick
by Jason Walz

Join us for an in-person discussion on Monday, January 24, 7-8 pm. Call 847.459.4100 to register and pick up your book (while supplies last) at the drive-up window or the Kids Desk beginning November 22. 

 

 

YOUTH READING PROGRAMS

Reading programs that get your kids excited about reading, starting at birth.

Technology Tips

Homeschool Resources

 


VIRTUAL BOOKSHELF

E-books, e-audiobooks and print books

Check out with an ITPLD card and download or stream to your device


Things to Do

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