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I Spy...Time Travel Edition

Children of All Ages (through Grade 8)

2024-07-11 00:00:00 2024-07-11 23:59:00 America/Chicago I Spy...Time Travel Edition I spy, you spy...come spy the wonderful things to see and do when you travel through time with us! Elk Grove Village Public Library -

Thursday, July 11
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-07-11 00:00:00 2024-07-11 23:59:00 America/Chicago I Spy...Time Travel Edition I spy, you spy...come spy the wonderful things to see and do when you travel through time with us! Elk Grove Village Public Library -

I spy, you spy...come spy the wonderful things to see and do when you travel through time with us!

Check in at the Youth Services Reference Desk for a list of things to find, then be challenged to find everything in our I Spy display to win a prize!

AGE GROUP: | Middle School | Elementary | Early Childhood |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Event |

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Elk Grove Village Public Library

Phone: 847-439-0447

Hours
Mon, Jul 22 9:00AM to 10:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
(Concert)
Wed, Jul 24 9:00AM to 10:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 9:00AM to 10:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Mon, Jul 22, All day
Take a journey with us...through time! The Youth Services Summer Reading Program will help you explore the past, present, and future with books. Sign-up at the Youth Services Reference Desk.

Mon, Jul 22, All day
I spy, you spy...come spy the wonderful things to see and do when you travel through time with us!

Mon, Jul 22, All day
Register at the Adult Reference Desk, or sign up online with Beanstack. Read 5 books from different categories to earn a LibraryPalooza T-shirt. Each book you read is a chance to win a prize!

Mon, Jul 22, 9:30am - 10:15am
Kids Korner A/B
Bond with your little one and meet new friends at a lap-sit storytime full of bounces, tickles, songs, and giggles.

Mon, Jul 22, 10:30am - 11:15am
Kids Korner A/B
Bond with your little one and meet new friends at a lap-sit storytime full of bounces, tickles, songs, and giggles.

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Enjoy an afternoon movie in the Lee Maternowski Room. Popcorn will be served!

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
Join in on a continuing D&D campaign! For participants that have completed a One-Shot session, or with facilitator consent.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meet us in the South parking lot and play in a mountain of foam! Like a bath without a tub, there will be billions of bubbles to play in, and music to dance to at this fun summer experience.

Mon, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Kids Korner A/B
Tie-dye outside at the library! You will need to bring your own pre-washed, plain white, 100% cotton shirt. Certain dates in June and July. Register for one day only.

Mon, Jul 22, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Kids Korner A/B
Tie-dye outside at the library! You will need to bring your own pre-washed, plain white, 100% cotton shirt. Certain dates in June and July. Register for one day only.

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kids Korner B
Tie-dye outside at the library! You will need to bring your own pre-washed, plain white, 100% cotton shirt. Certain dates in June and July. Register for one day only.

Tue, Jul 23, All day
Take a journey with us...through time! The Youth Services Summer Reading Program will help you explore the past, present, and future with books. Sign-up at the Youth Services Reference Desk.

Tue, Jul 23, All day
Make sure to stop by Youth Services on Tuesdays, during our summer reading program, to participate in our Timeline Tuesday challenge. Children can work independently or with the help of a caregiver.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 10:45am
Discover the Magic of Dinosaurs, which will include stories, crafts, snacks and games.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Drop-in technology help. Got a technology question? Our librarians are here to help!

Tue, Jul 23, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Discover the Magic of Dinosaurs, which will include stories, crafts, snacks and games.

Wed, Jul 24, All day
Take a journey with us...through time! The Youth Services Summer Reading Program will help you explore the past, present, and future with books. Sign-up at the Youth Services Reference Desk.

Wed, Jul 24, All day
Use your sleuthing skills to find your way around the past, present, and future! Join us and complete riddles, puzzles, and challenges that will take you throughout time.

Wed, Jul 24, 9:30am - 10:15am
Attention little learners! Grab your grown-up and get moving in an interactive storytime filled with music and play.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:15am
Attention little learners! Grab your grown-up and get moving in an interactive storytime filled with music and play.

Thu, Jul 25, All day
Take a journey with us...through time! The Youth Services Summer Reading Program will help you explore the past, present, and future with books. Sign-up at the Youth Services Reference Desk.

Thu, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
We will cap our Summer of Adventure off with a Lollipop Lab and a Sweet Rock Candy Experiment. Join Miss Dianne to explore the science and enjoy the treat.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
Secure your accounts, simplify your logins!

Rescheduled
Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
New date Thursday, July 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
No appointment needed! Stop by the AV Studio for help with any tech issues you are having!

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Maker Space
Iron-on decals can come off, so learn how to permanently ink a t-shirt or tote bag by making a screen printing template that can be used to make dozens, or even hundreds, of shirts!
This event is full

Fri, Jul 26, All day
Take a journey with us...through time! The Youth Services Summer Reading Program will help you explore the past, present, and future with books. Sign-up at the Youth Services Reference Desk.

Fri, Jul 26, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
This program will offer modded Minecraft and Roblox play for experienced gamers, and Feed the Beast to learn new skills and enhance your Minecraft play. Use of Roblox requires an existing account.

Sat, Jul 27, All day
Drop by the library to make a simple craft on your own or with the help of a parent/caregiver. The craft will be available in Youth Services, while supplies last.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Space
Design a night light using Inkscape, engrave it on acrylic using the Muse laser cutter, and light it up in a variety of colors with an LED base.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Ralph’s World is the mega-fun musical planet where kids rock and dance to their own and their parents’ delight.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Scratch is the world’s largest coding community for children and a coding language with a simple visual interface that allows young people to create digital stories, games, and animations.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 29, All day
Register at the Adult Reference Desk, or sign up online with Beanstack. Read 5 books from different categories to earn a LibraryPalooza T-shirt. Each book you read is a chance to win a prize!

Mon, Jul 29, 9:30am - 9:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Drop-in technology help. Got a technology question? Our librarians are here to help!

Wed, Jul 31, All day
Use your sleuthing skills to find your way around the past, present, and future! Join us and complete riddles, puzzles, and challenges that will take you throughout time.

Wed, Jul 31, 9:30am - 9:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
We’ll be Jamming in Jammies, so drop by the Large Meeting Room for a very special storytime, and a concert with Sarah Jayne Lane!

Thu, Aug 01, 9:30am - 9:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
Level up your iPhone skills!
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Maker Space
Whether you’re going to work or school, let people know who you are by designing and 3D printing your own custom desk name plate using OpenSCAD and our Prusa 3D printers.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Professor Gary Wenstrup tells the amazing story of Carole King a young, earnest songwriter whose mix of gently rocking pop, folk, and soul music touched and warmed us all.

Fri, Aug 02, 9:30am - 6:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Fri, Aug 02, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
This program will offer modded Minecraft and Roblox play for experienced gamers, and Feed the Beast to learn new skills and enhance your Minecraft play. Use of Roblox requires an existing account.

Sat, Aug 03, All day
Drop by the library to make a simple craft on your own or with the help of a parent/caregiver. The craft will be available in Youth Services, while supplies last.

Sat, Aug 03, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Space
Design your own custom earrings using Inkscape and cut them from colored acrylic using the Muse laser engraver.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Scratch is the world’s largest coding community for children and a coding language with a simple visual interface that allows young people to create digital stories, games, and animations.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Aug 04, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Be transported from the past to the future when you enter our immersive Time Machine!

Mon, Aug 05, All day
Register at the Adult Reference Desk, or sign up online with Beanstack. Read 5 books from different categories to earn a LibraryPalooza T-shirt. Each book you read is a chance to win a prize!

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Kids Korner A/B
Deck out your backpack with a custom charm you make and get ready for school.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 05, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
Join in on a continuing D&D campaign! For participants that have completed a One-Shot session, or with facilitator consent.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
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Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Drop-in technology help. Got a technology question? Our librarians are here to help!

Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Board Meeting

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
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Thu, Aug 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
Unlock your Android's full potential.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Maker Space
Join us for a casual get-together, where crafters can spend some time together, chatting and working on their knitting or crochet. No registration necessary.

Thu, Aug 08, 6:15pm - 7:00pm
Kids Korner A/B
Going to Kindergarten in 2024. This event includes fun activities designed to help children prepare for a successful transition to kindergarten through stories, crafts, games and songs.  
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Stagestage at EGVPL presents classic rock and blues artists The Lemmon Brothers. Outdoor concert

Sat, Aug 10, All day
Drop by the library to make a simple craft on your own or with the help of a parent/caregiver. The craft will be available in Youth Services, while supplies last.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Vengan a explorar un nuevo tema cada mes con libros y experiencias interactivas. Come explore a new theme each month through books and interactive experiences. All language abilities are welcome.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Space
Design a simple one–color decal that you can cut out and stick on your window, laptop, or iron onto a t-shirt using Inkscape and the Cricut cutting plotters.
This event is full

Mon, Aug 12, All day
Register at the Adult Reference Desk, or sign up online with Beanstack. Read 5 books from different categories to earn a LibraryPalooza T-shirt. Each book you read is a chance to win a prize!

Canceled
Mon, Aug 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Come join friends and family in some traditional board games, as well as KAHOOT! Please bring your phone.

Mon, Aug 12, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Kids Korner A/B
Join us to capture the last bit of summer in this Sun Print workshop. We will use a variety of natural items to create a unique "photo” of summer! Rain date: Tuesday, August 13, 1:30 or 2:30 pm
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Kids Korner A/B
Join us to capture the last bit of summer in this Sun Print workshop. We will use a variety of natural items to create a unique "photo” of summer! Rain date: Tuesday, August 13, 1:30 or 2:30 pm
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Drop-in technology help. Got a technology question? Our librarians are here to help!

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
Need a hand completing job applications or cover letters, preparing for an interview, or finding networking opportunities?

Wed, Aug 14, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Stay hydrated with a multi-purpose adjustable carrying handle for your favorite bottle. Carry it as a wristlet or attach it to your bag. Add a split ring so you never lose your keys!

Thu, Aug 15, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Social gathering for women 55 years & older. Limited to 30
This event is full

Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Become a savvy internet user!

Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Space
Make personalized pins up to 2¼” wide using old magazines (or draw your own!) and our button maker. No registration necessary.

Sat, Aug 17, All day
Drop by the library to make a simple craft on your own or with the help of a parent/caregiver. The craft will be available in Youth Services, while supplies last.

Sat, Aug 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Space
Design a night light using Inkscape, engrave it on acrylic using the Muse laser cutter, and light it up in a variety of colors with an LED base.
This event is full

Sun, Aug 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Calling all needlework artists! Register to stop by for some embroidery fun in the Youth Services Department. Stitch along with other embroidery fans and get started on a new project.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 19, All day
Register at the Adult Reference Desk, or sign up online with Beanstack. Read 5 books from different categories to earn a LibraryPalooza T-shirt. Each book you read is a chance to win a prize!

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Enjoy an afternoon movie in the Lee Maternowski Room. Popcorn will be served!

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Drop-in technology help. Got a technology question? Our librarians are here to help!

Tue, Aug 20, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Lee Maternowski Meeting Room A/B/C
Committee Meeting

Tue, Aug 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Darlene Greaves Conference Room
The group will discuss The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb. Please contact Julie at 847-725-2170 if you would like to participate and need a book.

Wed, Aug 21, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids Korner A/B
Embroidery can be sew much fun! Join us to learn how to use a needle and thread, practice stitching and make your own designs.
Registration opens Friday, July 26 2024 at 9:00am