Storytime

storytime

Preference is given to Glenview Library cardholders.

Child must be the appropriate age before the first class.

Little Wigglers Storytime • Birth-23-Months

Tickets Required

Develop the foundations for early literacy with guidance from your Librarian. Learn songs, rhymes, and stories while making new friends. Lots of wiggle-time, too.

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

Wednesdays, September 10–October 8
9:30-10:15 AM OR 10:30-11:15 AM
Youth Program Room

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Baby Signs ® SIGN, SAY & PLAY • Birth-5 Years

October 4 & November 22
JUST DROP IN
Saturdays • 11 AM–Noon
Community Room West

Pre-readers learn sign language with their families—new vocabulary, songs, and play activities each month.

Presented by Jamie Stevens, ASL interpreter and independent certified instructor.

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Romp & Rhyme • 12-24 Months with an Adult

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October 11 & November 8
Saturdays • 11 AM-Noon
Community Room

A Special Library Time to Play & Share Rhymes, Stories & Songs
Parent or caregiver must be present.

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Toddlertime • 2-Year-Olds with an Adult

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
September 8-October 9
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: Mondays: 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

October 11: Create A Family Painting with Pinot’s Palette • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins September 26

Create art together as staff from Pinot's Palette guides your family in creating your very own masterpiece. Storytime provided by Glenview Public Library.

November 1: Quiet Mind, Quiet House with Be Optimal Holistic Health Center • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins October 17

Learn simple, practical tools of mindfulness and self-love to bring greater peace, focus and connection for the whole family. Story time and activities provided by Be Optimal Holistic Health Center.

Location: The Glen Town Center, 2651 Navy Boulevard

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Family Story Time • Ages 2-6

Tickets Required

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

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

Thursdays, October 9 & November 13, 6:15-6:45 PM
OR
Fridays, October 10 & November 14, 10-10:30 AM
Community Room West

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Storytime & Snacks • Ages 2 & Up with Caregiver

Wednesdays, October 8 & November 19
JUST DROP IN
10:30-11 AM
Location: Whole Foods Market Northbrook, 840 Willow Road

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

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Preschool Storytime • Ages 3-5

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
October 20-November 20
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: Mondays: 9:30-10 AM OR 10:30-11 AM OR 1:30-2 PM
Thursdays: 9:30-10 AM OR 10:30-11 AM

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

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Campfire Stories at The Grove • All Ages

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Friday, October 10, 6-7:30 PM

Location: The Grove, 1421 Milwaukee Avenue, Glenview

The historic setting at The Grove provides the perfect backdrop for storytelling around a cozy fire. Join us for some silly, spooky, and seasonal stories as we welcome the night. Meet at the Interpretive Center and bring chairs and blankets. Co-sponsored by the Glenview Park District.

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Family Reading Night • All Ages

JUST DROP IN
Thursday, November 20, 5-9 PM
Youth Services Department

Celebrate reading together as a family to honor this annual statewide event. Pick up a Family Reading Packet from the Youth Services Desk, along with a cushion for cozy reading fun in the Library or take your packet home to enjoy.

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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.

Flying Lessons by Gilbert Ford
Sunday, August 17–Sunday, October 26

This book was specially selected to honor the Glenview Park District’s Flight Fest. Also, in celebration of Flight Fest, scan the QR code at the end of the storybook to be entered into a special drawing.

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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Please Note: Attendance at Library programs and events constitutes consent
to be photographed for Glenview Public Library publicity purposes.

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