Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Halloween Party!

Looking for a spooky good time this October? Don't forget to sign up for our Halloween Party coming up in one week on Wednesday, October 29th! Call the Youth Services Desk to sign up today at (630)368-7733.

We hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Pumpkin Painting

Here are some wonderful pictures of our Pumpkin Painting Program. We had grades Kindergarten, all the way to teens participating in the program. Thanks to the crowd (over forty of you) that came out to the library. This is what libraries are all about. 

(Special thanks to our very own Xavier in Adult Services for the amazing photographs.) 

Monday, September 22, 2014

Banned Books Week 2014

Celebrate your freedom to read by checking out a banned book at the Oak Brook Public Library!

Have questions about Banned Books Week? 
Check out our displays and ask a librarian today!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

What's a pirates favorite letter? ARRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!

Ahoy, mateys! Today in our "Terrific 3s and 4s" storytime, we had a great time reading stories, participating in activities, and talking about pirates!

International Talk Like a Pirate Day is coming up this Friday on September 19th, so be sure to learn some pirate lingo.

Enjoy some pictures from our storytime, below!

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Balloon Making Workshop, 2014

Yesterday, we had (yet another) program that I think will be a yearly thing: The Balloon-Making workshop. 

Here's some pictures of students at the workshop, and their creations:

Then, I twisted for a bit, and made some requests. 

^Above: Don't know why I look so solemn here. Must be the serious art form.

And probably my favorite, people who learn they are secret pros:

Stay tune for our other fall programs, and check the link to the right with Fall Programming Brochures.