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Inchworms: OUTDOORS

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Birth - crawlers with an adult

Storytimes are back at the library! Spread out on the grass for stories, rhymes, songs, and bounces that build early literacy skills in our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome to attend. Bring your own blanket. 

Little one already walking? Please try our Tales for Tots storytimes on Tuesdays or Thursdays. 

This outdoor event will be held on Wyman Green with social distancing measures in effect. In the event of inclement weather, storytime will be cancelled. Cancellations will appear on the calendar no less than 1 hour before the scheduled storytime start.
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Summer Reading Saturdays

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tails and Tales Logo
Glencoe Public Library
All Ages/Family 

Celebrate summer reading with outdoor activities! Join us on Wyman Green each Saturday morning, weather permitting. The weekly schedule of events is below. 

June 12 - Summer Reading Signup!
June 19 - Storytime (11 am)
June 26 - Storywalk
July 3 - Red White & Bike (patriotic bike decorating)
July 10 - Storywalk
July 17 - Storytime/Family Bingo (11 am)
July 24 - Storywalk
July 31 - End of Summer Celebration - activities TBD
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Tales for Tots: OUTDOORS

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Glencoe Public Library
All Ages/Family

Storytimes are back at the library! Join Ms. Linda for stories, songs, and more outside on Wyman Green. Bring your own blanket. 

This outdoor event will be held on Wyman Green with social distancing measures in effect. In the event of inclement weather, storytime will be cancelled. Cancellations will appear on the calendar no less than 1 hour before the scheduled storytime start.
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Tales for Tots: OUTDOORS

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Glencoe Public Library
All Ages/Family

Storytimes are back at the library! Join Ms. Linda for stories, songs, and more outside on Wyman Green. Bring your own blanket. 

This outdoor event will be held on Wyman Green with social distancing measures in effect. In the event of inclement weather, storytime will be cancelled. Cancellations will appear on the calendar no less than 1 hour before the scheduled storytime start.
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Inchworms: OUTDOORS

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Birth - crawlers with an adult

Storytimes are back at the library! Spread out on the grass for stories, rhymes, songs, and bounces that build early literacy skills in our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome to attend. Bring your own blanket. 

Little one already walking? Please try our Tales for Tots storytimes on Tuesdays or Thursdays. 

This outdoor event will be held on Wyman Green with social distancing measures in effect. In the event of inclement weather, storytime will be cancelled. Cancellations will appear on the calendar no less than 1 hour before the scheduled storytime start.
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Summer Reading Saturdays

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tails and Tales Logo
Glencoe Public Library
All Ages/Family 

Celebrate summer reading with outdoor activities! Join us on Wyman Green each Saturday morning, weather permitting. The weekly schedule of events is below. 

June 12 - Summer Reading Signup!
June 19 - Storytime (11 am)
June 26 - Storywalk
July 3 - Red White & Bike (patriotic bike decorating)
July 10 - Storywalk
July 17 - Storytime/Family Bingo (11 am)
July 24 - Storywalk
July 31 - End of Summer Celebration - activities TBD
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Ice Cream Social for Summer Reading Club Participants

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Celebrate your summer of reading with the cool stuff! Participants in any of the library's summer reading clubs (Kids, Teen, and Adult) are invited to gather outside by the bike racks for Culver's custard beginning at noon. We'll keep going until we run out! 
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Virtual Author/Illustrator Visit with Dan Santat!

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual

All ages


Let’s bring summer reading to an end with a virtual visit with the award-winning author/illustrator of over 100 books, Dan Santat! Presenter in partnership with the Deerfield Public Library, Evanston Public Library, Lincolnwood Public Library and Winnetka-Northfield Public Library, Dan will talk about his books, share an interactive art demo and activity, and end with a brief Q&A session. 


Please note: A recording will be available to registrants for 2-weeks following the live presentation.  


Register Via Zoom

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Friends Mini Book Sale

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Until their indoor sales can resume, the Friends of the Glencoe Public Library will host outdoor mini sales (weather permitting) on the first Saturday of the month. The sales will be held in front of the library by the bike racks. Materials for sale include respectfully used books, DVDs, and CDs at truly reasonable prices. All proceeds support the Glencoe Public Library.

Sales are scheduled for July 3, August 7, September 4, and October 2, 2021.
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Registration is open

Bizarre Bugs & Irregular Insects with Mark Anderson

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

Kids will play all sort of fun drawing games and create their own creepy crawlies!

A bug with as many eyes are you are years old! An insect made entirely of the letter Q! The laughable little brother longlegs!

Even if you don’t like bugs, you’ll love drawing these!

Registration required. Zoom link will be emailed to you at the time of registration.
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Friends Mini Book Sale

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Until their indoor sales can resume, the Friends of the Glencoe Public Library will host outdoor mini sales (weather permitting) on the first Saturday of the month. The sales will be held in front of the library by the bike racks. Materials for sale include respectfully used books, DVDs, and CDs at truly reasonable prices. All proceeds support the Glencoe Public Library.

Sales are scheduled for July 3, August 7, September 4, and October 2, 2021.
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