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Lots to Do for Children in March at the Chicago Public Library

Toddler Story Time Toddler Story Time is a thirty-minute program full of fun with stories, rhymes, and songs to help your child develop early literacy skills. You’ll get tips on incorporating talking, singing, reading, writing and playing into your day as a way to grow a young reader. Toddler Story Time, for children 18 to … Continue reading Lots to Do for Children in March at the Chicago Public Library

Are You Curious about Curious Creatures

Tealc, Zeus, Athena, Ninja, and Belle may sound like the list of characters you would meet at C2E2 this weekend. However, you will find them much closer to home. On any given day, Tealc (a 3-foot tortoise) roams the aisles of Curious Creatures LLC (or on warmer days, the sidewalks of Broadway) while Athena (a … Continue reading Are You Curious about Curious Creatures

Serve as an Election Judge or Candidate on a School’s Local School Council

Are you seeking exciting educational opportunities to serve in multiple positions in our local community? Then consider applying for either as a judge in the upcoming April 22 & 23 Local School elections or as a candidate on a school’s Local School Council (multiple positions are available.) Election judges will earn $180.00 for their service … Continue reading Serve as an Election Judge or Candidate on a School’s Local School Council

Lots to Do at Uptown Public Library in February

We have two programs in celebration of African American History Month. 1) A month-long Booksibition of Terry Abrahamson’s new book, The Blues Parade.  Panels of The Blues Parade will be on exhibit in our community room during February. We will have a grand premiere of The Blues Parade on February 8 from 2:00PM-4:30PM.  2) A Zine Making Workshop by Columbia College on Thursday, February … Continue reading Lots to Do at Uptown Public Library in February

Uptown Public Library – Lots to Do in January.

Play Date Get out of the house and meet up with old friends or make new ones at our open play time. We’ll put out our puzzles, puppets, blocks and more for the little ones to play with. Bring your coffee, grown-ups, and relax with other families of young children. All children must be accompanied … Continue reading Uptown Public Library – Lots to Do in January.