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2015 Winter Youth Program Print
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Winter Programs for Kids

Click HERE for all the details, or see the brochure attached below.

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Youth Library Programs & Events
Click HERE to register for any program.
Click HERE to view the brochure

Kids K-5! You still have time to enter to win prizes by submitting up to 2 nonfiction book reviews! See the Youth Library Desk for more information.  

 

Literacy Programs for Children

Baby Lap Sit: NEW! 

Saturday: 10:30-11:00am  1/24, 2/7, 2/21, 3/14 [Click here to register] 

Books, fingerplays, cuddle time with words. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on. Caregiver stays with children.

Ages 0-18 months.  Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

Toddler Story Time NEW!

Tuesday: 10:30-11:00am   1/27, 2/10, 2/24, 3/10 [Click here to register] 

Wednesday: 10:30-11:00am   1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11 [Click here to register] 

Stories, fingerplay, rhymes, lap bounce. Caregiver stays with children.

Ages 18 months - 3 years. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

Preschool Story Time

Monday: 10:30-11:10am   1/19, 2/2, 2/16, 3/2 [Click here to register]

Wednesday: 10:30-11:10am  1/21, 2/4, 2/18, 3/4 [Click here to register]

Wednesday: 11:30-12:10am  1/21, 2/4, 2/18, 3/4 [Click here to register]

Stories, discussion, fingerplay, rhymes, movement & crafts. Caregiver must stay in library.

Ages 3 - 5 years. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card. *Must be 3 prior to start of session.

Book Buddies

Tuesday, February 24: 4:30-5:20pm [Click here to register]

Arctic Creatures: Kids bring a snack & covered beverage & participate in book discussions, art projects and more.

Grades K-2. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

 

Lego Clubs

Kindergarten Lego Club

Monday: 4:30-5:30pm 1/12, 2/9, 3/9 [Click here to register]

Lego activities include building, games & more. Lego materials will be provided. Creations will be displayed in the library. Caregiver must stay in library.

Kindergarten only. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

Lego Club

Monday: 4:30-5:30pm  1/19, 2/16, 3/16 [Click here to register]

Tuesday: 4:30-5:30pm  1/20, 2/17, 3/17 [Click here to register]

Wednesday: 4:30-5:30pm  1/21, 2/18, 3/18 [Click here to register]

Lego activities include building, games & more. Lego materials will be provided. Creations will be displayed in the library.

Grades 1-5. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

 

Special Events for the Community

Winter Break Movie Matinees at 1:00pm

Monday, Dec. 22: The Santa Clause: PG

Tuesday, Dec. 23: Elf: PG

Monday, Dec. 29: How to Train Your Dragon 2: PG

Tuesday, Dec. 30: Planes: Fire and Rescue: PG

Free movies and popcorn! Bring your own covered drinks. Children under 8 with adult. Drop-in

New Year’s Eve Blow Up & Pizza Party

Wednesday, December 31: 1:00pm [Click here to register]

Join us for a wild afternoon of science, crafts, engineering, games, and fun!

Grades 1-5. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

Pokémon Battle

Wednesday, February 4: 4:30-5:30pm [Click here to register]

Play the games, trade cards and do paper crafts. Feel free to bring your DS.

Grades K-6. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

Valentine Celebration

Saturday, February 14

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with crafts, Bingo and more!!

All ages. Drop-in

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party

Saturday, March 7

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ 111th birthday with games, crafts, snacks, and The Lorax: PG.

Celebration: 11:00am-12:00pm

Crafts: 11:00am-2:00pm                                    

The Lorax: PG: 12:00-1:30pm

All ages. Register online.

 

Teen Corner

Anime Day

Monday, January 26: 4:30-6:00pm [Click here to register]

Watch a movie, make candy sushi, and more!

Grades 6-12. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

DIY Crafts

Hardware crafts:

Monday, February 23: 4:30-5:30pm [Click here to register]

Come after school, have a snack, and make something awesome! Grades 6-12. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

No-Bake Snacks and Desserts

Monday, March 23: 4:30-5:30pm [Click here to register]

Learn how to make some easy snacks and desserts without using a stove or oven! Grades 6-12. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

Fall Into a Good Book

Students in 6th-12th grades still have time to turn in up to two book reviews to be entered into a grand prize drawing. Last day to submit book reviews is December 31st. See Youth Services Desk for more details.

 

Spring Break Activities

Spring Cleaning Crafts

March 30-April 2, April 4

Have fun helping us clean out our craft supplies! Drop-in

Spring Break Movie Matinees at 1:00pm

March 30, 31, April 1

Free movies and popcorn! Bring your own covered drinks. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Drop-in

No-Bake Snacks and Desserts

Monday, March 30: 3:00-4:00pm [Click here to register]

OR Wednesday, April 1: 3:00-4:00pm [Click here to register]

Learn how to make some easy snacks and desserts without using a stove or oven! Grades K-5. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District Card.

 
 

 

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Congratulations to the September and October winners of our Barnes and Noble gift cards, which were provided by our Target Grant. If you’re K-5, there’s still time to submit a book review to be entered into our November, December, and Grand Prize drawings! Youth in grades 6-12 can submit a book review to be entered into a drawing for Vertical Endeavors passes. See the Youth Services Desk with any questions.

 

Coming soon - Summer Reading

SPARK A REACTION!

 
Kindness Counts Print
Kids' News

 

 

 

Add your kindness hint to our window and be entered to win a prize! Pick up an entry form from our Kindness Display next to the Youth Services Desk.

 

The contest ends on October 31st.

 
2015 Monarch Award Nominees Print
Kids' News

Illinois K-3 Readers' Choice Book Awards

Creepy Carrots! by Aaron Reynolds and Peter Brown (illustrator)

The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers (illustrator

Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin by Tonatiuh Duncan

Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson and E.B Lewis (illustrator)

Frog & Fly: Six Slurpy Stories by Jeff Mack

Helen's Big World: the Life of Helen Keller by Doreen Rappaport and Matt Tavares (illustrator)

If I Built a House by Chris Van Dusen

Jimmy the Joey: The True Story of an Amazing Koala Rescue by Deborah Lee Rose and Susan Kelly (illustrator)

Like Bug Juice on a Burger by Julie Sternberg and Matthew Cordell (illustrator)

Little Book of Sloth by Lucy Cooke

Look Out, Jeremy Bean! by Alice Schertle and David Slonim (illustrator)

Me...Jane by Patrick McDonnell

Miracle Mud: Lena Blackburne and the Secret Mud That Changed Baseball by David A Kelly and Oliver Dominguez (illustrator)

Mo Willems Presents That Is Not a Good Idea! by Mo Willems

Nic Bishop Snakes by Nic Bishop

Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal (illustrator)

Penny and Her Marble by Kevin Henkes

The Princess and the Pig by Jonathan Emmett and Poly Bernatene (illustrator)

Prudence Wants a Pet by Cathleen Daly and Stephen Michael King (illustrator)

Take Me Out to the Yakyu by Aaron Meshon

 

 

 
2015 Bluestem Award Nominees Print
Kids' News

Illinois Children's Choice Book Awards

Chained by Lynne Kelly

A Dog Called Homeless by Sarah Lean

Dogs on Duty: Soldiers' Best Friends on the Battlefield and Beyond by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

Drita, My Homegirl by Jenny Lombard

The Dunderheads by Paul Fleischman and David Roberts (illustrator)

Frindle by Andrew Clements

Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins

If you Lived Here: Houses of the World by Giles Laroche

Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead

Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Niagara Falls, or Does It by Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver

Night of the Twisters by Ivy Ruckman

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Rich: A Dyamonde Daniel Book by Nikki Grimes and R. Gregory Christie (illustrator)

Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret

The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi

The Truth About Poop by Susan E. Goodman and Elwood H. Smith (illustrator)

Wild River by P.J. Petersen

Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick

 
Check out a Museum!

Check out a Museum Adventure Pass

Check out a Museum Adventure Pass using your library card. One museum pass may be checked out per family, per loan period. Passes are typically limited to general admission. Some passes allow a special discount. You must bring your photo ID and library card to the library to check out a pass. Visit www.museumadventure.org OR download a brochure.

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