Meeting Room A/B

Animal Show

May 11th,
10:00am to 11:00am
Ages 12 & under. Kids under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Crosstown Exotics will bring over their collection of bugs, amphibians, lizards and snakes for you to meet, including Mortoise, an 80 lb tortoise! Join us for this educational, hands-on show.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Juggling & Stunts with Jason Kollum

March 25th,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Ages 12 and under. Registration Required.

See the Show! Become the Pro! is an interactive high-energy performance with an array of balancing, juggling, and stunts. Afterwards, the audience is invited to learn a couple of tricks. Children under 7 must bring an adult.

Registration starts February 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Garden Club Presents: Spring Teas

May 1st,
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Our tastes change with the seasons. As the weather warms, winter's favorites might be too hearty. Sheila Duda from TeaLula tells us about all of the best teas for the springtime.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Teen Yoga THIS SESSION CANCELLED

March 28th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Midterms got you stressed? Nicole Bujewski from Time In Yoga helps you learn to relax and reduce stress. All equipment provided, but bring your own mat if you wish. Grades 7-12.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Mystic Drumz Presents: Marshmallow Island

April 30th,
10:00am to 10:45am
Ages 12 & Under. Registration Required. Children under 7 must bring an adult.

Come join us as we visit Marshmallow Island! We'll meet fun characters and listen to instruments from around the world!

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Be Dramatic! - Theater Club

April 11th,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Ages 8-12. Registration Required.

All the world's a stage. learn how to act out in it. Perform quick scenes with your fellow actors and play some fun theater games!

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Fool the Eye: The Art of Trompe L'oeil

April 24th,
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Trompe-l'oil is an art technique that creates the illusion of three dimensions on a flat surface. Emeritus Professor of Art History Robert Munman examines this beguiling and entertaining art form. How much can your eye be fooled?

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Food and Poetry

April 10th,
6:30pm to 8:30pm
For National Poetry Month join poet Marjorie Skelly and food/wine journalist Camille Stagg to enliven your taste for food and poetry! Come for a sample of food and a poetry reading.

Registration starts February 4th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts February 11th.

Spring Cake Decorating Contest

April 14th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Bake, design, and present your best spring-themed cake. Prizes will be awarded based on appearance and taste for adults and teens in grades 7-12. Register to compete or just drop in for a chance to taste some amazing works of cake art! Bring your cake for judging at 2:00 PM. Announcement of winners and tasting at 2:30 PM.

  • All cakes must be prepared before the event.
  • With the exception of cake boards and tier supports, all cakes and decorations must be 100% edible and non-toxic.
  • Cakes must be on site, ready for judging at 2:00 PM.

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