K-5 Programs


June 1, July 6, August 3: Drop in 1-4 PM
Who can build the highest LEGO Tower or the coolest vehicle? Join us for LEGO Club and build cool projects alone or with a friend!

Chess/Game Day

July 13 and August 10: Drop in 1-4 PM
What’s your favorite game: Trouble, Scrabble, Candyland, or Monopoly? We’ll have a variety of games for you and your friends and family to play.

Movie Saturday

June 15, July 20, and August 17: starts at 2:00 PM
Join us to watch a new release or a classic movie! We will provide water and snacks. Call to find out what’s playing.

Drop-In Craft Week

July 1 – 3 & 5
Do you enjoy arts and crafts? Our large meeting room will be filled with crafts for you to make. 

Special Event Saturdays!

Saturday, June 8: Summer Reading Kick-Off, 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
“It’s Showtime At Your Library!” Sign up for our summer reading program and our activity-based programs. Crafts, games, and activities will be available. All ages. Registration is not required.

Saturday, June 29: RC Juggles, 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. 
Bring on the incredible balloons! Balloon master artists from RC Juggles will be on hand to create wild and imaginative art for our audience. All ages. Registration is required.

Saturday, July 27: Ice Cream Social, 2:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. 
Our summer reading’s grand finale is the Ice Cream Social. Enjoy a Dilly Bar and find out who our grand prize winners will be for this year. All ages. Registration is not required. 


Summer Programs! 

WKCTA Tennis Program, Tuesday, June 11, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. 
Kids will participate in basic tennis skills with hands-on instruction. All ages. Registration is required.

Bringing Literature to Life with Chris Fascione, Tuesday, June 18, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
This exciting show will feature storytelling, mime, juggling, and comedy! All ages. Registration is required.

Minecraft Mania! Tuesday, June 25, 2:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. 
Kids will work in teams to create amazing structures and complete challenges using Minecraft’s creative mode. Space is limited. Grades 1 – 6 only. Registration is required. 

RC Juggles, Saturday, June 29, 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. 
Balloon artists will be on hand to create imaginative balloon art. All ages. Registration is required. 

Fire House Gym, Tuesday, July 9, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Join instructors from Fire House Gym to learn about gymnastics! All ages. Registration is required.

Ben’s Bubble Show, Tuesday, July 16, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Ben performs bubble magic, illusions, and creates sculptures. All ages. Registration is required. 

Northern Illinois Raptor Rehabilitation and Education, Tuesday, July 23, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Learn about birds of prey, conservation, and the habitats of these majestic creatures. Grades K-5 only. Registration is required. 


The library reserves the right to photograph and videotape program participants. These photos and videos may be used in library publications and publicity including the website. Please notify library staff if you do not want your child or you to be photographed.