Monday, November 4
Read books, sing songs, and discover new ways to play!
Mexican Sugar Skulls: A Drawing Workshop
Saturday, October 5
Lower Level, Large Meeting Room
Register online, at the Children’s Desk, or call (630) 868.7540
Christine Thornton leads a hands-on drawing program centered around the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).
The Annual Friends Book Sale was last week but we still have children’s materials for sale in the Children’s Department!
School’s out on Monday, October 14th. Join us at the library for:
Monday, October 14
Grades 1 and up
Free tickets are available at the Children’s Department desk!
Get an up-close look at live Egyptian Fruit Bats and African Straw-Colored Bats and learn about their important role in our environment.
Don’t miss the Friends Annual Book Sale this week! The sale will run Thursday-Sunday. For hours, pricing, and additional information, click here!
I’ve found one of my favorite picture books of the year!
Join us for a PLAY TO LEARN program right in your community!
Where: Wheaton Public Library
When: Thursday, October 3rd…Register for 1 of 3 sessions!
To register: Online at wheatonlibrary.org and click Programs & Events Calendar
by phone, call 630.868.7540
Play to Learn with Dupage Children’s Museum
DuPage Children’s Museum is taking exhibits on the road! The library, Wheaton-Warrenville Early Childhood Collaboration and the Museum have come together to offer a wonderful program that focuses on play AND learning. Children will engage in an interactive story while adults learn how to share Math, Art and Science concepts with preschoolers in a fun and easy way. Together, children and caregivers will enjoy portable exhibits and hands-on projects that can be done right in the home! In addition, community support resources will be provided.
After School Games @ the Library
Fridays, October 11-November 22
Start the weekend at the library. Drop in to play board games after school on Friday afternoons. Play Scrabble, Chess, Apples to Apples, Othello, and more!