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Kids 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, June 24 & July 22
9:30-10:15 AM OR 10:30-11:15 AM
Youth Program Room


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

Saturday, May 23
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.


Romp & Rhyme • 12-24 Months with an Adult

Watch for Fall Schedule in August.


Toddlertime • 2-Year-Olds with an Adult

Watch for Fall Schedule in August.


Flight-To-Fun Kids Club • Ages 2-6

Watch for Fall Schedule in August.


Family Story Time • Ages 2-6

Watch for Fall Schedule in August.


Storytime & Snacks • Ages 2 & Up with Caregiver

Wednesdays, June 17, July 15 & August 12
10:30-11 AM OR 11:15-11:45 AM
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.


Smile & Rhyme Storytime • Ages 2 & Up with Caregiver

Fridays, June 5, July 10 & August 14
10:30-11 AM
Location: Heinen’s Grocery Store, 1020 Waukegan Road, Glenview

Miss Fran shares stories, rhymes, and songs in the Café. Snack and chat after the program. Bring a towel or blanket. Younger siblings welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


Preschool Storytime • Ages 3-5

Watch for Fall Schedule in August.


Summer Storytime • Ages 3-5

Mondays, June 22, July 6 & July 20
10-10:30 AM OR 11-11:30 AM
Registration begins May 14
June 22 at 10 AM
June 22 at 11 AM
July 6 at 10 AM
July 6 at 11 AM
July 20 at 10 AM
July 20 at 11 AM
Youth Program Room

Bask in the warmth of summer stories, songs, and activities. Parents welcome. Register for each session individually.


Polar Bear Storytime on Ice • Ages 3-6 with a parent

Sunday, August 16
12:30-1:45 PM
Registration begins May 14
Location: Glenview Ice Center, 1851 Landwehr Road, Glenview

Chill out with polar bear stories, then try on skates and get on the ice. Teachers will be on hand to assist children. Parents welcome to skate.
Co-sponsored by the Glenview Park District.


StoryWalk • All Ages


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.

Yummy Yummy! Food for My Tummy! by Sam Lloyd
Sunday, April 12–Sunday, May 24

Read about two monkeys living on neighboring islands who try to figure out a way to get together despite sharks in the water that make travel quite difficult.

Pete the Cat and the New Guy by Kimberly and James Dean
Sunday, June 14–Sunday, August 2

Read a fan-favorite story about Pete the Cat, his animal friends and new neighbor, Gus the Platypus who discovers his own special talent.

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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