Games, crafts, and activities will be matched with stories in this hands-on session that is a great way to discover both new books and new friends. Best for ages 4-8.
This class is designed for one-on-one interactions between caregivers and children birth to 24 months. Short books are paired with songs and rhymes that are modeled to introduce pre-literacy skills. Walkers love to wander and listen while they explore, and caregivers can help them participate while on the move. Babies learn to associate books with fun and shared moments with their favorite adults. Limit: 20. Oak Park Public Library card required at the Main Library.
Come play! LEGO and DUPLO provided.
Drop in each week to socialize with other local homeschooling families. Sack lunches welcome. Best for ages 6+ and siblings.
This class is designed for three and four-year-olds, to prepare for a school environment. Children are learning how to participate in groups and engage independently, while listening to longer books and more challenging concept games. Caregivers are encouraged to attend. Limit: 30. Oak Park Public Library card required at Main Library.
This class is designed for children with special needs ages 3 and up, with caregiver support. Classes are structured with Boardmaker schedules and include fun picture books and songs, along with fine and gross motor movement activities. Special supports like lap weights and fidget toys are available to help children be successful. Siblings welcome.
Are you obsessing over Disney's Descendants? Did you read every word of The Isle of the Lost? We'll celebrate Mal, Evie, Jay, and Carlos and explore other books that feed our villainous streak. Best for kids in grades 1-4.
Stories and songs, plus quality ebooks and apps with a STEAM (science, technology, art, and math) focus for even more fun. Best for ages 2-6.
Stories and songs, plus quality ebooks and apps with a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) focus for even more fun. Best for ages 2-6.
Fold something creepy! Plus, watch a classic Halloween movie and enjoy some snacks. For kids in grades 5-8.