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Preference is given to Glenview Library cardholders.

Child must be the appropriate age before the first class.

2015 Storytime Schedule Survey

STORYTIME SURVEY – Your Input is Needed.

Please take a moment to complete the Storytime Schedule Survey. You may access the online form here or request a printed copy at 847-729-7500 x 7900. Let us know your Storytime preferences. Survey Deadline: May 15.

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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. January 14 & 28 cancelled.

Wednesdays, March 11 & March 25, April 8 & April 22
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

Saturday, May 23
Friday, April 24
11 AM–Noon
JUST DROP IN
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

March 14, April 11 & May 9
Saturdays • 11 AM-Noon
JUST DROP IN
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 begins November 13
February 23 – March 26
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

Saturdays

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

Co-sponsored by The Glen Town Center

March 7: SPECIAL EVENT! Irish Story Magic with Chris McBrien • 10:30-11:15 AM

Registration begins February 20

Leprechauns, flutes, magic, and puppets. Join the multi-talented Chris McBrien as he celebrates Ireland through enchanting magic, ventriloquism, storytelling, and more.

April 4: Something’s Fishy with Live Music by Andre Gloeckner • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins March 20

Enjoy an ocean-themed storytime and craft, along with live music by Andre Gloeckner. Storytime provided by Glenview Public Library.

May 2: Fiddling Around with Suzuki Violin and Rick Veras • 10:30-11:30 AM

Registration begins April 17

Suzuki violin teacher, Rhona Reagen, will present a demonstration of string instruments and share musical games. Enjoy a musical storytime featuring the fiddle playing of Rick Veras. Storytime provided by Glenview Public Library.

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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. January 29 & 30 cancelled.

Thursdays, March 19, April 16 & May 14 6:15-6:45 PM
OR
Fridays, March 20, April 17 & May 15 10-10:30 AM
Community Room West

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Storytime & Snacks • Ages 2 & Up with Caregiver

Wednesdays, March 11, April 22 & May 20
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 Caregiver

Fridays, March 13, April 10 & May 15
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. Snack and chat after the program. Younger siblings welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Preschool Storytime • Ages 3-5

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Spring Session: April 6–May 7
Registration begins February 12
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.

Spring Sessions: Mondays: 10-10:30 AM OR 1:30-2 PM
Thursdays: 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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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.

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.

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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