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Tuesday October 19, 2021
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Five Little Pumpkins STEM Program
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Grades 1-3.

Can we create fun STEM building structures to hold five little pumpkins? Join us as we take on this task based on the classic nursery rhyme. THIS IS AN IN PERSON EVENT.

LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
There are 4 spaces available.
Friday October 22, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
There are 6 spaces available.
Monday October 25, 2021 - Friday October 29, 2021
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Take It Make it Down on the Farm
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-2.

Kit Pickup October 25-29.

Come join our barnyard full of fun! We will explore life on the farm through games, crafts, stories, and more!

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Friday October 29, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Registration will begin on Friday, October 22, 2021 at 10:30 AM     
Monday November 1, 2021 - Friday November 5, 2021
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Take it Make it Fall Leaf Art
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grades K-2.

Kit Pickup: November 1-5.

Gather leaves from your own yard and, with permission, from your neighbors and friends. Enjoy 3 different craft projects using fall leaves.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
There are 17 spaces available.
Tuesday November 2, 2021
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Día de los Muertos
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Families.

Join us for a Día de los Muertos themed storytime and craft to celebrate Day of the Dead. This will be an in person event. 

LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
There are 10 spaces available.
Friday November 5, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Registration will begin on Friday, October 29, 2021 at 10:30 AM     
Monday November 8, 2021 - Friday November 12, 2021
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Love for Lois Elhert
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

PreK-2.

Kit Pickup: November 8-12, YouTube video available November 12.

Lois elhert's books will endure for their great stories and illustrations. Join us to celebrate her books with activities and crafts.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
There are 21 spaces available.
 
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Take it Make it Celebrate Sesame Street Day
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ages 3-5.

Kit Pickup: Nobember 8-12.

Celebrate Elmo, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, and more with fun crafts and activities.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
There are 14 spaces available.
Wednesday November 10, 2021
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Crochet Along with Miss Carol
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Learn to crochet along with Miss Carol. Check the BPL YouTube page for video tutorials to make each project. A supply list and written instructions can be picked up at the library or found on our wbsite. New projects will be posted each month. Novemebr project: Beanie Hat.

LOCATION: VIRTUAL
 
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Sesame Street Virtual Storytime Party
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Families.

Join us on YouTube for a special Sesame Street themed virtual storytime! Mini-kits and crafts will be available first come, first served at the Youth Services Desk.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
LOCATION: VIRTUAL
Thursday November 11, 2021
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Dino-Bash
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Grades 4-8

Get your stomp, chomp, and romp on with dinosaur themed trivia, snacks, music, games, and crafts. Peek behind the scenes at how we set up our famous Dinovember photo shoots, and enter to win a super-cool prize! THIS IS AN IN PERSON EVENT.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
There are 20 spaces available.
Friday November 12, 2021 - Friday November 19, 2021
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Community Christmas Tree Ornament: Take It, Make It, Return It
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Families.

Ornament kit pickup is available in LIMITED QUANTITIES in a FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis Novemebr 12-19. Please return ornaments by Saturday, November 20.

The Bloomingdale Public Library and The Friends of the Library will be sponsoring the Village of Bloomingdale Community Tree. Help us decorate our tree with this special, no registration needed Take It, Make It, Return It! Take home a craft kit and make ornaments, then return them to the library for us to add to our tree. You're also welcome to make ornaments with your own supplies, but please make them sturdy enough to stay outside.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
Friday November 12, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Registration will begin on Friday, November 5, 2021 at 10:30 AM     
Sunday November 14, 2021
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Chess Club
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Drop in chess club for kids 9 to 18. Open play with small fun tournaments and team games mixed in.

LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Monday November 15, 2021 - Friday November 19, 2021
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Crochet Along with Miss Carol

Grades 3-8. Learn to crochet along with Miss Carol. Check the BPL you Tube page for video tutorials to make each project. A supply list and written instructions can be picked up at the library or found on our website. New projects will be posted each month. November project: Beanie Hat.

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
LOCATION: VIRTUAL
 
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Take it Make it Let's Play Ball
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grades 3-6.

Kit Pickup: Nobember 15-19.

Get things rolling with this STEM Challenge sports themed bag of fun!

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
There are 21 spaces available.
Friday November 19, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Registration will begin on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 10:30 AM     
Monday November 22, 2021 - Friday November 26, 2021
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Take it Make it Clifford the Big Red Dog
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ages 3-5.

Kit Pickup: November 22-26.

Clifford the Big Red Dog has a new movie. Let's celebrate with a bag filled with crafts and games al about the bog, red dog. 

CONTACT:  BDYS  6309242740  bdys@mybpl.org
There are 14 spaces available.
Tuesday November 23, 2021
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Turkey Tales
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Ages 3-6.

What are you thankful for? Come move to music and hear stories that celebrate turkeys, Pilgrims, and being thankful. After stories, we will have a Thanksgiving craft. This will be an in- person event. 

LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
There are 18 spaces available.
Friday December 3, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Saturday December 4, 2021
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YS Programming
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Thursday December 9, 2021
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YS
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Friday December 10, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Thursday December 16, 2021
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YS Program
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Makerspace
Friday December 17, 2021
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In-Person Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Join us every Friday for in- person storytime. Listen to our staff read stories, sing songs and tell rhymes. Registration for this program will be one week prior to the event. Please register as a Family. This event will be held outdoors, unless inclement weather. Please practice social distancing and space will be limited to only the families that registered. Please call the youth services desk at 630- 924-4740 if you have any questions. 

  
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Sunday December 19, 2021
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Chess Club
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Drop in chess club for kids 9 to 18. Open play with small fun tournaments and team games mixed in.

LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Wednesday January 5, 2022
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YS Program
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Tuesday January 18, 2022
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YS Program
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
 
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YS Program
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Monday January 31, 2022
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ys program
4:15 PM
LOCATION: + Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B

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