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Art Explorations with Bernadette Foch: Year of the Dog

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Grades 1-6

Guest artist Bernadette Foch returns with new classes featuring oil pastels, Sharpies, chalk paper and color diffusing. You’ll create your own masterpiece to bring home. 

Registration required. Register online, visit the library, or call 847-835-5056.


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Rock and Read

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

Ages 18 months-3 with parent or caregiver

***New time***

Monday stories for a slightly older crowd. Listen to books, move to the beat and more at this active storytime.

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Stay and Play

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages 0-3 with parent or caregiver

Whether you come for Book Babies or Rock and Read, you're welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We'll have puppets, toys, music and more for you to explore. 
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Book Babies

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver

***New time***

Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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Tales for Tots

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
All ages with parent or caregiver

Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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PlayLab: Popsicle Stick Bridges

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Grades K-3

Get ready to explore with library staff! Try a variety of hands-on learning experiences that are fun, eye-opening, and (maybe) a little bit messy. 

This week, we'll build bridges out of Popsicle sticks and test how much weight they can hold! Bring your creations home to show off to friends and family.

Registration required. Register online, visit the library or call 847-835-5056.
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Tales for Tots

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
All ages with parent or caregiver

Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Registration is open — Register at the library

K9 Reading Buddies

4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Grades 1–5

Share some of your favorite books with a four-legged furry friend! Practice your reading skills by reading to a trained therapy dog. Sign up for a 15-minute slot. 

Registration required. To register, visit the library or call 847-835-5056. 

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Seuss Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages 2-5 with adult

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' 114th birthday with a special storytime featuring Seuss favorites, followed by fun Seuss-themed activities! 
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Friends of the Library Book Sale

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room

Get ready to shop! The Friends used book sale features thousands of lightly used books, DVDs, CDs, and more at great prices. Members of the Friends (yes, you may join at the door) are invited to the members’ preview sale on Friday, March 2, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Membership is available to current residents of Glencoe who donate to the Friends. Regular sale hours are Saturday, March 3, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sunday, March 4, 12:00 noon-5:00 p.m. (everything half price); and Monday, March 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon ($3/bag sale). Enter through the west side of the building.


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Friends of the Library Book Sale

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room

Get ready to shop! The Friends used book sale features thousands of lightly used books, DVDs, CDs, and more at great prices. Members of the Friends (yes, you may join at the door) are invited to the members’ preview sale on Friday, March 2, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Membership is available to current residents of Glencoe who donate to the Friends. Regular sale hours are Saturday, March 3, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sunday, March 4, 12:00 noon-5:00 p.m. (everything half price); and Monday, March 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon ($3/bag sale). Enter through the west side of the building.

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Dr. Seuss' Birthday Party!

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
All Ages

Drop in to the Children's Department for a wild and wubbulous Seusstravaganza in celebration of Dr. Seuss' 114th birthday! Sign your name to a giant card, make your own Truffula tree, pin the hat on the Cat, eat green egg cupcakes, strike a pose in our Seuss photobooth, and more. 
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Friends of the Library Book Sale

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room

Get ready to shop! We have thousands of lightly used books, DVDs, CDs, and more at great prices. Members of the Friends (yes, you may join at the door) are invited to the members’ preview sale on Friday, March 2, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Membership is available to current residents of Glencoe who donate to the Friends. Regular sale hours are Saturday, March 3, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sunday, March 4, 12:00 noon-5:00 p.m. (everything half price); and Monday, March 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon ($3/bag sale). Enter through the west side of the building.

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
Get ready to shop! We have thousands of lightly used books, DVDs, CDs, and more at great prices. Members of the Friends (yes, you may join at the door) are invited to the members’ preview sale on Friday, March 2, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Membership is available to current residents of Glencoe who donate to the Friends. Regular sale hours are Saturday, March 3, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sunday, March 4, 12:00 noon-5:00 p.m. (everything half price); and Monday, March 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon ($3/bag sale). Enter through the west side of the building.
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Rock and Read

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

Ages 18 months-3 with parent or caregiver

***New time***

Monday stories for a slightly older crowd. Listen to books, move to the beat and more at this active storytime.

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Stay and Play

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages 0-3 with parent or caregiver

Whether you come for Book Babies or Rock and Read, you're welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We'll have puppets, toys, music and more for you to explore. 
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Book Babies

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver

***New time***

Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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Tales for Tots

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
All ages with parent or caregiver

Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Registration is open

Dinosaurs vs. Robots with Mark Anderson

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Grades K-3.

First, you'll draw dangerous dinosaurs on one side of the page and then radical robots on the other. What happens next? Do they fight or have a picnic? Shoot lasers or share ice cream? Either way, you'll have lots of fun in this cartooning class taught by Mark Anderson.
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Tales for Tots

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
All ages with parent or caregiver

Read, sing, talk, and play to build early literacy skills! Join us for stories, songs and more, followed by time for socialization and play.
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Anime Club

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Grades 5-8

Do you love everything Anime? Hang out and watch Anime, talk about manga, and eat Japanese treats!
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Inchworms

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages Birth - Crawlers

Join us at our newest class for the littlest listeners! Get on the floor for stories, rhymes, songs, and bounces that build early literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome to attend. Registration required. 

Little one already walking? Please try one of our drop-in storytimes on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays. 

Registration information: Participants register for entire class session. Class begins on January 12 and goes through February 23. (No class on February 16.) Please register with child's name. If you are registering multiple babies, please submit a separate registration for each child. Registration is NOT required for older siblings. 


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Munchy Movie: My Little Pony: The Movie

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

All ages. Children under 8 must be with an adult.

My Little Pony: The Movie (2017, PG, 99 min.) 

Twilight Sparkle and pals must go on an epic journey to defend their homeland of Equestria from fearsome invaders. Along the way, the ponies make a number of new friends, including a pirate crew.

Come to the library after school for a movie, popcorn, and snacks!

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Time-Traveling Fossils

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
K and up (children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

Drop in and explore fossil paleontology with the whole family. Learn about nature's prehistoric storytellers through self-directed activities. Dig for real fossils and speed up time to make one. Travel  home with your very own fossil collection!
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Rock and Read

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

Ages 18 months-3 with parent or caregiver

***New time***

Monday stories for a slightly older crowd. Listen to books, move to the beat and more at this active storytime.

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