Programs


Kids Programs!

Check out our great programs for kids. Registration is required for all programs. Questions or suggestions? Contact us @ 847-455-6016, ext. 3 or kidscrossing@fppld.org.


Jul
30
Sat
End of Summer Reading Party
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
End of Summer Reading Party

Celebrate the completion of another successful Summer Reading Program with a party! We will have games, face painting, and ice cream provided by Uncle Harry’s of Wisconsin. All grand prize winners will also be announced.

Aug
2
Tue
National Coloring Book Day
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
National Coloring Book Day

Do you love coloring? It’s a popular pastime for all ages. Stop in anytime on Tuesday, August 2nd and enjoy the fun and relaxation of coloring. We will have special areas set up all over the library for people to color and socialize if they’d like. Otherwise, stop in and choose from our huge assortment of free coloring sheets to take home and enjoy.
Anyone who visits the library on National Coloring Book Day will have the opportunity to win a tote bag full of some awesome coloring books, too! Simply stop at the Info Desk or Kids Crossing Desk and fill out a raffle ticket (limit one per person). Winners will be pulled from the day’s entries and notified later in the week.

Aug
4
Thu
Mother & Daughter Book Club
Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Mother & Daughter Book Club

Join us as we discuss Victoria Schwab’s Everyday Angel: New Beginnings:

Sent to the world to earn her wings by helping three different girls, twelve-year-old guardian angel Aria assists Gabby, who has been downcast since her brother fell ill and who is struggling to fit in at her new school.

We will also enjoy some refreshments and share other books we have recently read. Grades 4-6 w/ caregiver.

Aug
12
Fri
Friday Family Flicks
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Friday Family Flicks

Join us each month for a family-friendly movie! This month’s movie is Zootopia (PG):

In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

Starring the voices of Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, and Idris Elba, this film has a running time of 1 hour 48 minutes.

Refreshments will also be available.

Sep
2
Fri
Morning Movers Storytime
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Morning Movers Storytime

Develop your child’s early literacy skills through songs, rhymes, reading, and play. Ages 0-3 years old w/ caregiver. Limit 20. 

Lego Club
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Lego Club

If you’re a great Lego builder, or a first timer, this is the place for you. We provide the Legos, you provide the imagination! All ages. Limit 40.

Sep
6
Tue
Tween Tuesday
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tween Tuesday

Join us for tween do-it-yourself crafting hour! Hang out with friends and stretch your creative skills by engaging in fun art-based activities. 4th-6th grade. Limit 30. 

Sep
8
Thu
Full STEAM Ahead
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Full STEAM Ahead

Join us as we travel full STEAM ahead into science, technology, engineering, art, and math! 1st-3rd grade. Limit 30. 

Parker’s Storytime
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parker's Storytime

Join us as we explore the alphabet with books, songs, and rhymes in this fun storytime. Ages 3-5 years old w/ caregiver. Limit 20.  

Sep
9
Fri
Morning Movers Storytime
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Morning Movers Storytime

Develop your child’s early literacy skills through songs, rhymes, reading, and play. Ages 0-3 years old w/ caregiver. Limit 20.