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Preference is given to Glenview Library cardholders.

Child must be the appropriate age before the first class.
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2015 Storytime Survey! Look for the updates to the Storytime Schedule based on your responses.

Teeny Tiny Tales • Birth-23-Months

Tickets Required

Explore the foundations of early literacy with guidance from your librarian. Learn songs, rhymes, and stories while making new friends, with lots of wiggle-time, too. Please note: Tuesday content will be repeated Saturday morning.

Space is limited. Tickets will be given out to Glenview Library cardholders beginning 30-minutes prior to Storytime sessions.

Tuesdays, September 15 & 22, October 6, 13 & 20, November 3 & 10
10-10:45 AM OR 11-11:45 AM
Youth Program Room
Saturdays, September 19 & November 14
10-10:45 AM OR 11-11:45 AM
Youth Program Room

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Baby Signs ® • 0-23 months

Tickets Required

Pre-readers learn sign language with their families—new vocabulary, songs, and play activities each month. Led by Jamie Stevens, ASL interpreter and certified Baby Signs ®instructor.

Space is limited. Tickets will be given out to Glenview Library cardholders beginning 30-minutes prior to Storytime sessions.

Wednesday, August 19
9:30-10:15 AM OR 10:30-11:15 AM
Youth Program Room
Wednesdays, September 30, October 28 & November 18
10-10:45 AM
Community Room West
Saturdays, September 26, October 10 & November 21
10-10:45 AM OR 11-11:45 AM
Youth Program Room

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Toddlertime • 2-Year-Olds with Adult

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
September 16 – November 19
Registration begins August 11
Youth Program Room

Due to the popularity of Storytimes, please pick one session only.

First-come, first-served for all time slots. Preference is given to Glenview Library cardholders.

Sessions: Wednesdays: 9:30-10 AM OR 10:30-11 AM
Thursdays: 9:30-10 AM OR 10:30-11 AM

Parent or caregiver must be present.

Questions? Stop by OR call Youth Services at 847-729-7500 x 7900

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Flight-To-Fun Kids Club • Ages 2-6

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Saturdays

Location: The Book Market at Hangar One, The Glen Town Center, 2651 Navy Boulevard

Co-sponsored by The Glen Town Center

September 5: Lil’ Ninjas with Championship Martial Arts Glenview • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins August 21

Train to be a Ninja with Master Kristin Miller and hear some stories, too. Storytime provided by Glenview Public Library.

October 3: Fall Fun with FlavorPot • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins September 18

Enjoy seasonal stories and crafts with Halloween treats from FlavorPot. Storytime provided by the Glenview Public Library.

November 7: SPECIAL EVENT! Improv Playhouse presents Aesop’s Fables • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins October 23

Wake up your weekend with this energetic presentation of Aesop's famous parables, in a lively musical format. Sure to be more fun (and educational) than Saturday morning cartoons.

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Family Storytime • Ages 2-6

NOW WEEKLY!
Tickets Required
September 17–November 20 (no sessions 10/22-23)

Bring the whole family for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun.
Please Note: Thursday Storytime content will be repeated Friday morning.

Space is limited. Tickets will be given out to Glenview Library cardholders beginning 30-minutes prior to Storytime sessions.

Thursdays: 6:15-6:45 PM
Youth Program Room
OR
Fridays: 10-10:30 AM
Community Room West

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Storytime & Snacks • Ages 2 & Up with Adult

Wednesdays, September 9, October 7, November 18 & December 16
10:30-11 AM OR 11:15-11:45 AM
JUST DROP IN
Location: Whole Foods Market Northbrook, 840 Willow Road

Join Mrs. Schmitt for stories and fun in the Lifestyle Center. Younger siblings welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Smile & Rhyme Storytime • Ages 2 & Up with Adult

Friday, August 14
Tuesdays, September 22, October 20, November 17 & December 8
10:30-11 AM
JUST DROP IN
Location: Heinen’s Grocery Store, 1020 Waukegan Road, Glenview

Miss Fran shares stories, rhymes, and songs in the Café. Stay for a snack and to chat after the program. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Preschool Storytime • Ages 3-5

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
September 14–November 16
Registration begins August 11
Youth Program Room

Nurture a love for books and build early literacy skills as our librarians bring favorite stories, songs, and rhymes to life with puppets, props, and more.

Due to the popularity of Storytimes, please pick one session only.

First-come, first-served for all time slots. Preference is given to Glenview Library cardholders.

Sessions: Mondays: 9:30-10 AM OR 10:30-11 AM OR 1:30-2 PM

Questions? Stop by OR call Youth Services at 847-729-7500 x 7900

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Russian Storytime with Miss Vlada • Ages 3 & up with adult

NEW!
Saturdays, October 17 & December 19
1:30-2:15 PM
Just Drop In
Youth Program Room

Miss Vlada will share stories in Russian. Make a craft, too.

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6-7-8 Stories, Play, Create! (ages 6-8)

NEW!
Tickets Required
Saturdays, September 5, October 3 & November 7

Stories, poems, games, and crafts especially for primary grades.

Space is limited. Tickets will be given out to Glenview Library cardholders beginning 30-minutes prior to Storytime sessions.

Youth Program Room

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StoryWalk • All Ages

JUST DROP IN

Little Bear Garden at Gallery Park, 2001 Patriot Boulevard, Glenview

Welcome to the Storybook Trail. Walk, skip, jog, or, better yet, bike along the path, to read a perfect seasonal story. Presented by the Glenview Park District, The Glenview Public Library and the Bike Glenview Initiative.

The Little Red Hen by Mary Finch
Sunday, September 13–Sunday, November 1

With gorgeous paper-arts illustrations and a happy ending for all, this story is sure to delight the entire family.

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and was developed in collaboration with the Vermont Bicycle & Pedestrian Coalition and the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.

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