For kids 4 to 8 years. Designed for kids who are ready for more challenging picture books. Games, crafts, and activities will be matched with the stories in this hands-on session that is a great way to discover both new books and new friends. Open to all.
For 2's and 3's, with a caregiver. Created especially for curious little kids, we bring stories to life by sharing delightful books, friendly puppets, music, and movement games. This class encourages positive early learning experiences through reading, singing, and playing. OPPL card required.
For children with special needs and a caregiver. Designed for kids who may have a hard time sitting still or focusing in big groups. This class features stories, songs, and movement activities along with sensory playtime to enhance cognitive and social development. No library card is required.
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.