Programs & Events

Toddler Storytime

February 19th,
9:30am to 10:15am
Toddler Storytime
Ages 18-35 months with caregiver (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Junior Storytime

February 19th,
10:30am to 11:15am
Junior Storytime
Ages 3-5 years (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Advanced Computer Literacy Series

February 19th,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Extend your computer knowledge with this three-part series.

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts November 12th.

Knitting Circle

February 19th,
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Join the Knitting Circle every month in Fannie's Cafe for an afternoon of crafting, coffee, and friends.

The Pirate Who Saved America

February 19th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Slip back to romantic New Orleans in 1815. Meet the pirates who walked its streets, considered to be outlaws. But when Britain attempted to win back America after the Revolutionary War, pirate Jean Lafitte and his crew drew swords to defend the country. Joseph Geringer tells the thrilling story.

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts November 12th.

Toddler Storytime

February 20th,
10:00am to 10:45am
Toddler Storytime
Ages 18-35 months with caregiver (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Family Storytime

February 20th,
11:00am to 11:45am
Family Storytime
All Ages
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Battle of the Books

February 20th,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Battle of the Books challenges students in grades four through six to become familiar with literature. Comprehension and retention are put to the test in a Jeopardy style battle between the teams.

Area schools create their own teams and gather at the library to compete in a five-week battle on questions derived from selected books. See your school's Battle Coach to sign up.

Kids Yoga

February 21st,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Ages 8-12. Registration Required

Enjoy Yoga at the library with a registered yoga teacher. This program focuses on yoga and integrative learning with storytelling. Yoga mats are provided.

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts November 12th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Anonymous Teen Writers

February 21st,
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a weekly hour and a half of socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Modern Times Film Series: Chappaquiddick

February 21st,
6:00pm to 8:30pm
The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Chappaquiddick, depicting Ted Kennedy's involvement in the fatal car accident that claimed the life of a young campaign strategist. 2017. Rated PG-13. 1h 46m.

Big Kids Storytime

February 21st,
6:00pm to 6:45pm
Big Kids Storytime
Grades K-2
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper grade range to learn and have fun. Big Kids Storytime is specifically designed for children who are in kindergarten through second grade. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Library Board Meeting

February 21st,
7:30pm to 9:30pm
The monthly meeting of the Eisenhower Library Board of Trustees

Junior Storytime

February 22nd,
10:00am to 10:45am
Junior Storytime
Ages 3-5 years (siblings welcome)
Drop-In (Sign in at Kids World starting 30 minutes prior to class start)

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids in the proper age range to learn and have fun. 

Priority for Kids World Programs goes to residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights. 

Bus Trip: Museum of Contemporary Art After Hours

February 22nd,
4:30pm to 9:30pm
$25.00 - Explore the Museum of Contemporary Art after hours when the museum takes on an entirely different aspect. Enjoy an evening of thoughtful and amazing art by pivotal figures in the world of contemporary art including Chuck Close, Christo, Alexander Calder, and Andy Warhol. Please bring money to purchase a meal at Marisol, the restaurant called one of the best in the city by Chicago Magazine.

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Registration for everyone starts November 12th.

Friends Book Sale

February 23rd,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Look for the Friends of the Library in the Book Sale Room on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month to support the library and find great deals.

Escape the Cursed Pyramid!

February 23rd,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Grades 4-6. Registration required.

Can you escape the cursed pyramid with all of its puzzles and traps? You have one hour to solve the mystery before you are trapped forever!

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts November 12th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Learn the Serger

February 23rd,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
**Listed in newsletter as 1-2:30 pm**  Corrected time 2-3:30 pm
A serger makes a professional and durable seam, especially with fabrics that stretch. Learn to use this tool as a great addition to your sewing arsenal.

Thanks to the Friends of the Eisenhower Library for supporting this class.

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts November 12th.

Escape the Cursed Pyramid!

February 23rd,
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Ages 4th- 6th Grade. registration required. 

Can you escape the cursed pyramid with all of its puzzles and traps? You have one hour to solve the mystery before you are trapped forever! 

Registration starts November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts November 12th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

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