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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.

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

Two sessions a day on:
Friday, February 19
Tuesday, February 23
Tuesdays, March 1 - April 26
Saturdays, March 12 & April 23

Choose either 10-10:45 AM (designed for 12-23 months) OR 11-11:45 AM (designed for 0-12 months)

All sessions held in the Youth Program Room

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Baby Signs ® • birth-3

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.

Saturday, April 9 & May 14 • 10:30-11:15 AM
Tuesday, May 17 • 10-10:45 AM
All sessions held in the Community Room West

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Toddlertime • Age 2 with an adult

Tickets Required

The familiar 30-minute format your children love.

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

Two sessions a day on:
Wednesday, February 17 (9:30 AM OR 10:30 AM)
Thursday, February 18 (9:30 AM OR 10:30 AM)
Wednesdays, March 2 - April 27

Choose either 9:45-10:15 AM OR 10:30-11 AM

All sessions held in the Youth Program Room

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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

March 5: SPECIAL EVENT! Bill Hooper’s Active Music for Children • 10:30-11:15 AM

Registration begins February 19

Moo-Moo Cha-Cha-Cha! Enjoy original and traditional songs as Bill returns with his warm, interactive style and gentle tempos just perfect for preschoolers. Co-sponsored by Glenview Public Library.

April 2: Stories, Songs & Surprises • Historias, Canciones y Sorpresas • 10:30-11:15 AM

Registration begins March 18

Have fun with Spanish-themed storytime fun, then immerse yourself in Spanish with games and activities with Language Stars of Wilmette. Storytime provided by Glenview Public Library.

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Family Storytime • Ages 2-6 with family

Tickets Required

Bring the entire family to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and fun with the talented and engaging storytellers of our Youth Services Department.
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.

Thursday: February 11
6:15-6:45 PM
OR
Friday: February 12
10-10:30 AM
Thursdays, March 3-April 28
6:15-6:45 PM
Fridays, March 4-April 29
10-10:30 AM
Youth Program Room OR Community Room West • Check for Location on Arrival

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Storytime & Snacks • Ages 2 & Up with Adult

Wednesday, February 10
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

Tuesday, March 22, April 12 & May 10
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

Tickets Required

The familiar 30-minute format your children love.

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

Mondays: February 15
February 29-April 25
10:30 AM OR 1:30 PM
Tuesdays, February 16
10:30 AM OR 11:30 AM
Youth Program Room

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

Saturday, February 20 & April 16
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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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.

Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses by James Dean
Sunday, April 10–Sunday, May 22

Read about Pete the Cat and his friends. Going from grumpy to groovy, they learn how awesome a positive outlook can be.

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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