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Direct-to-you: Baby-Sitters Club Membership and Activity Kit

Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Baby Sitters Club
Glencoe Public Library
Recommended for Ages 8+

Have you ever dreamed of joining Kristy, Claudia, Mary Anne, Dawn, and Stacey as members of the Baby-Sitters Club? This Direct-to-you membership kit is full of activities, information, and club swag, allowing you to learn and engage with your favorite characters from Stoneybrook. Personalized kits will be delivered right to your doorstep (Delivery to Glencoe Residents only), or can be arranged to be picked up at the library, on February 5th. Quantities are limited, so reserve your kit today!
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Direct-to-you: Percy Jackson & Camp Half-Blood Activity Kit

Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Camp Half Blood Flag
Glencoe Public Library
Recommended for Ages 8+

Join Percy Jackson and his friends Grover, Clarisse, Annabeth, and Chiron at Camp Half-Blood, and learn what it's like to be a Greek demigod! This Direct-to-you membership kit is full of activities, information, and camp swag, allowing you to learn and engage with your favorite characters from Rick Riordan's Percy Jackson and the Olympians series. Personalized kits will be delivered right to your doorstep (delivery to Glencoe residents only), or can be arranged to be picked up at the library, on February 5th. Quantities are limited, so reserve your kit today
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Take-home Explorer Kits

Sunday, January 31, 2021
Glencoe Public Library
Suggested for ages 3+

Request a curbside pickup of a kit filled with supplies to explore the world and build STEM skills! Kits are available each month while supplies last. 
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Take-home Explorer Kits

Sunday, February 28, 2021
Glencoe Public Library
Suggested for ages 3+

Stop by the children's department or request a curbside pickup of a kit filled with supplies to explore the world and build STEM skills! Kits are available each month while supplies last. 
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Registration is closed

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Page Turners: Fish in a Tree

4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Fish in a Tree cover
Glencoe Public Library
Grades 4-6

Join Ms. Litchman as she leads a discussion on Zoom for Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt. Register for the discussion and receive a free copy of the book that's yours to keep! 

Registration required. Free copies of Fish in a Tree can be picked up in the Children's Department or via curbside pickup (free book limited to 15 participants). 
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Registration is closed

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Library Livestream Fridays!

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
All ages

Chat with your Glencoe librarians on Twitch as we play Animal Crossing, Pokemon, Minecraft, and other favorite games.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Family Storytime on Zoom

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Ms. Susan doing a finger play
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
All ages

The Family Storytime you know and love, now on Zoom! Join us as we share stories, songs, and smiles during this interactive storytime. Log in early and/or hang out for a few extra minutes at the end for hellos, how are yous, and chatting with Glencoe librarians and other grown-ups!

Registration required. Zoom link will be emailed to you at the time of registration.
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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration begins 1/29/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

A Beginner's Guide to Virtual D&D

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Grades 3-7

Unleash your imagination and enter the world of Dungeons and Dragons! 

In this Zoom program for beginning players, you'll learn the basics of D&D. What is it? How do we play? Create a character and play through some encounters to find out!

Registration required. Zoom link will be sent at time of registration.
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Library Livestream Fridays!

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
All ages

Chat with your Glencoe librarians on Twitch as we play Animal Crossing, Pokemon, Minecraft, and other favorite games.

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Registration begins 1/30/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration begins 2/1/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Cancelled

Virtual My First Yoga & Mini Mindfulness

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
painted rocks
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Ages 3-5

Miss Lani from Banner Day Camp will teach simple mindfulness techniques perfect for little ones.

Registration required. Zoom link will be sent via email at time of registration.
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Cancelled

Virtual Mindfulness for Kids

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Azalea and stones
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Grades K-5

Find your zen with Miss Lani from Banner Day Camp, who will teach students some fun, simple, kid-friendly techniques for mindfulness, the practice of being present in the moment. 

Registration required. Zoom link will be sent via email at time of registration.
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Registration begins 2/2/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

View More
Registration is open

Family Storytime on Zoom

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Ms. Susan doing a finger play
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
All ages

The Family Storytime you know and love, now on Zoom! Join us as we share stories, songs, and smiles during this interactive storytime. Log in early and/or hang out for a few extra minutes at the end for hellos, how are yous, and chatting with Glencoe librarians and other grown-ups!

Registration required. Zoom link will be emailed to you at the time of registration.
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Registration begins 2/3/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration begins 2/4/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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