Miss Kyrie’s Dance Party


Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
June 8 – July 27
AGES: 1 to 2 years old

Children between the ages of 1 and 2 years old can join us on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for Miss Kyrie’s Dance Party, our summer music and movement class. Join us for a morning filled with laughter, song, dance, and music. Registration is not required to attend this class, but space is limited. Stop by the Youth Desk the day of the class to reserve your spot. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Spring Butterfly Ball


Wednesday, April 12 at 10:30 a.m.
AGES: 1 to 5 years old

Join Miss Kyrie for a special spring-themed music and movement program! Wear your fanciest duds and spend the morning singing, laughing, and (most importantly) dancing! Registration is not required to attend this program.

Drop-In Art


Mondays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
March 6 – May 22
AGES: 2 to 10 years old
Children can join us for an hour of painting, drawing, and creating! We provide the supplies and you bring the imagination. Participants are encouraged to wear clothing they won’t mind getting messy. Registration is not required to attend this class, but space is limited. Spots are available on a rotating basis. Stop by the Youth Desk the day of the class for more information.

The Music Factory


Thursdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
September 8 – March 2
March 2 – June 1
AGES: 1 to 5 years old

Join Miss Allison every week from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a musical playground. Your child will interact with different musical instruments and even learn a new song or rhyme during this drop-in program. Registration is not required to attend this class.

 

Stories & More

Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.
September 6 – February 28
AGES: 2 and 3 years old

Has your child graduated from Toddler Tales? Continue to develop your child’s language and social skills at Stories & More. Children and their favorite adult are invited to join Miss Kyrie for stories, songs, and activities. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Stop by the Youth Desk the day of the class to reserve your spot. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Stay & Play


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Tuesdays AND Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.
September 6 – March 2
March 2 –July 27
AGES: 1 to 5 years old

Children are invited to join us after storytime on Tuesdays and Thursdays for Stay & Play. Enjoy an hour of play during which you and your child may socialize with other parents and caregivers. Registration is not required to attend.

Firefighter Appreciation Day


Thursday, May 4 at 10:30 a.m.
ALL AGES

Join us for the fun as we celebrate International Firefighters’ Day! Miss Kyrie and Miss Diane will welcome two very special firefighters who will read aloud and teach us important fire safety skills. Then we’ll head outside to see the fire vehicles from the Bensenville Fire Protection District. A new addition this year will be the Fire Safety Trailer! This is a simulated home were a firefighter will guide children through steps they should take if there is a fire in their own home. Registration is not required to attend.

Park Play


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Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
June 9 – July 28
AGES: ALL AGES

Children of all ages are invited to join us on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. for Park Play, the Library’s outdoor playgroup. Each week the Library will be at Sunset Park for an hour of outdoor play. Socialize with other parents and caregivers while your child enjoys sunshine, fresh air, as well as active, manipulative, and sensory play. NOTE: Park Play will be relocated to the Library’s meeting room in inclement weather.

 

Baby Social Hour


Wednesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
March 1—July 26
AGES: 6 months to 2 years old

Parents and their little ones are invited to join Miss Kyrie for an hour of messy art and creative play for children 6 months to 2 years old. Age appropriate art supplies and toys will be provided. This unstructured social time is a drop-in event and no registration is required.

Toddler Tales


Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
September 6 – February 28
March 7 – July 25
AGES: 1 and 2 years old

Toddler Tales is our introduction to early learning! Join Miss Kyrie as she shares her favorite books, rhymes, and movement activities. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Stop by the Youth Desk the day of the class to reserve your spot. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.