Programs


Kids Programs!

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


Oct
16
Mon
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Oct 16 – Oct 21 all-day

Pumpkin Decorating Contest SquareAll Ages

Show us your artistic abilities in this year’s pumpkin decorating contest. Paint it, dress it, and accessorize it, but no carving! Pumpkins can be decorated & submitted individually or as a family from 10/16-10/21.

Voting will be conducted between 10/23-10/28 in person, at the Information Desk.

Rules:

  • BYOP: Bring Your Own Pumpkin
  • No carving/cutting!
  • Designs must be Family Friendly
Oct
18
Wed
Now You’re Cooking!
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

2Grades 2-8

Have fun making yummy recipes, and then sample your culinary creations.

Oct
19
Thu
Full STEAM Ahead
Oct 19 @ 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
Oct 19 @ 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.

Oct
20
Fri
Morning Movers
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ages 0-3 with caregiver
Morning Movers

Your baby is always learning and we offer a great environment to explore and grow. Move around with our songs and rhymes, share a book or two and introduce your little one to the world. We can’t wait to see you!

 

Oct
24
Tue
Morning Preschool Storytime
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Morning Preschool Storytime Program (1)Ages 3-5

Join us for a themed storytime filled with stories, songs, and other activities that encourage a love of language and learning.

Oct
25
Wed
Spooky Spectacular
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

1Grades 4-8

Join us for stories, snacks, and activities that are sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. Costumes are encouraged.

Oct
27
Fri
Morning Movers Treat Parade
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Morning Movers Treat Parade

Bring your little monsters in for not so spooky stories and a special trick or treat parade around the library. For ages 0-3 with caregiver.

Haunted Gingerbread Houses
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Haunted Gingerbread Houses 300x300 (1)All Ages

Build your own spooky and delicious gingerbread house! Supplies will be provided.

NOTE: Limited space available. Please call if interested in attending this program.

Oct
30
Mon
Halloween Storytime
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Halloween Storytime

Join us for spooky tales, a Halloween craft, and sweet treats as we trick or treat around the library. Costumes are encouraged but not required. All ages are welcome.