Library Update for Elmwood Park Schools - February 2017
February - Chicago Wolves Reading Program
February 1-28 • Kids in Preschool - Grade 6
For the month of February only, kids are invited to join the Chicago Wolves Reading Program. We challenge you to read three books before February 28 so you can be entered to win awesome Chicago Wolves prizes.
Stop by the Kids &Teens Desk to for more information, to sign up, or turn in your books!
New: Road Rug for Kids
Do your kids love cars and trucks?
If so, stop by the Picture Book Room to try out our new rug that has a little town full of roads and parking lots, as well as all the little cars and trucks so your toddler can drive around and explore.
Parent Teacher Conferences
February 15 & 16 • 3:00-7:00 p.m.
Staff from Kids & Teens will be visiting John Mills and Elmwood Elementary this week to host an Elmwood Park Public Library table at the Parent Teacher Conferences. We'll have some newsletters and other information about the Library, and we will be happy to answer any questions you might have!
New: New Materials pages for Kids & Teens
Check out the new pages below, which you can also access from the New Materials widget on the main page of our website, or from the navigation menu under Kids & Teens and under Adults:
Enjoy all the new stuff. If you need help placing a hold on an item, call or stop by and we'll be happy to help you!
Below is a highlight of upcoming classes and events. To see our complete schedule, take a look at our Online Calendar.
Family LEGO Challenge (DI)
Come and complete a series of LEGO challenges at the Library for a chance to win prizes. We'll provide the LEGOs, you provide the imagination!
T-Rexplorers - In conjunction with EP Youth Commission (RR)
T-Rexplorers is a unique, science based dinosaur discovery program, where children are allowed the opportunity to handle and examine authentic dinosaur fossils.
PNG Celebrates Teen Tech Week March 6-10, 2017
Be the source of change and learn some new skills! Join us for Teen Tech Week and learn coding, 3D printing, and more! Sign up for each program starting March 1.
Vinyl Cutter (RR)
Paint Your Face (RR)
Ozobots (RR, no previous coding experience necessary)
TinkerCAD 3D Design & Printing (RR)
Kahoot! Trivia (RR)
Japan-a-Fans Unite! (DI)
Tuesdays • March 14 | April 18
Attention Manga & Anime fans! Get ready to discuss your favorite series and debate who are the coolest characters. Students in grades 7-12 are invited to enjoy popcorn and make new friends.
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