Kids Programs


Check out our great programs for kids. Registration is required for all programs. Contact us @ 847-455-6016, ext. 3 or kidscrossing@fppld.org.

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Dec
18
Mon
Caldecott Club
Dec 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


3Grades 1-6

How is an award-winning picture book chosen? Find out when you have a chance to read, view, and talk about possible 2018 Caldecott contenders at our monthly program. Those who attend at least one club date will receive an invitation to the voting party in January.

Dec
21
Thu
Full STEAM Ahead
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

STEAMGrades 1-3

Join us as we travel full STEAM ahead into science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Limit 30.

Parker’s Storytime
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Parker's Storytime“S” is for storytime! Explore the alphabet one letter at a time with
stories, songs, rhymes, and a fun craft.

Dec
27
Wed
Family BINGO
Dec 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

300x300 BINGOAll Ages

Play BINGO and win prizes!

Dec
28
Thu
You Pick Flicks
Dec 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

You Pick Flicks 300All Ages

Join us for our new program where YOU get to pick the movie! We will select a few titles and let you make the final choice.

Arting Around
Dec 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Arting Around3rd-6th grade

It’s break time! If you want to get out of the house and make something, come to the library where we will have an open creation sessions for 3rd through 6th graders. We will provide you with art supplies like paint, paper, and clay. Dress to get messy and create your very own work of art. All experience levels welcome.

 

Dec
29
Fri
Family Dance Party
Dec 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Family Dance Party 300x300All Ages

Put on your dancing shoes, bring your family, and join us for a fun interactive program featuring music, movement, and more!

Jan
2
Tue
Disassembly Required
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Disassembly Required 2017 SquareGrades 1st – 6th

Do you have old toys lying around and want to find out what’s inside? Come help us take them apart to see what they’re made of!

Jan
3
Wed
You Pick Flicks
Jan 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

You Pick Flicks 300All Ages

We let you pick the movie that YOU want to watch. Vote for your favorite, sit back, and enjoy!

Jan
4
Thu
Life-Size Candyland (Morning)
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Life Size Candyland SquareAll Ages

Come play a life-size version of this classic board game!