Hands-on and age-appropriate pre-literacy activities for you to share with your child. An OPPL card is not required.
Get up and get moving with teachers from TranscenDance Studios! Best for ages 5+. Register beginning January 13.
Bobby Hunt, AKA Circus Boy, has been astonishing audiences worldwide for 25 years, from Ringling Brothers to Ripley's Believe It or Not. His show is hilarious, amazing and fun for all ages. Register beginning December 16. *Please register all attendees, not just children.
Do you have an armful of fishtails, starbursts, triples or ziplines? Show off your creations, teach what you know and learn something new! Bring your rubber bands and loom or use ours. Best for ages 7+.
Come join our open playgroup for babies and 1s, with a caregiver. Enjoy toys and music, plus have fun and socialize with other babies and adults!
Tweens only! You asked, we listened... welcome to The LAB: Lounge Advisory Board. Join us each month to help plan activities, shape the future of the Locker Lounge and even make your voice heard on which books, games and movies the library should buy. P.S. - we have snacks and behind-the-scenes adventures! No registration, grades 4-6.
Happy Chinese New Year! Celebrate it by making a beautiful lantern! For ages 4+. Register in person, online at oppl.org/events or by calling 708.386.9032 beginning January 17.
Ring in the Year of the Horse with a very special bi-lingual storytime! Jenny Chen from Paper Lantern Language & Cultural Center is here to share stories and songs in Mandarin. We'll follow that with a fun craft. Best for ages 3-6, with a caregiver. Register beginning January 15.
Taken some really great photos this holiday season? Bring the family and your printed pictures, and come turn them into something more! Register in person, online at oppl.org/events or by calling 708.386.9032 beginning December 17.
For children 3 to 5 years. Through longer picture books and concept games, children build important pre-reading skills in this fun and enriching session. This class builds literacy and listening skills and encourages your child to develop a love of reading to prepare for school success. After the storytime, stay for Preschool Playgroup, with hands-on age-appropriate pre-literacy activities! OPPL card required.