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This event is in the "Preschool" group.
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The Smarty Pants Big Balloon Show (Online)

10:00am - 10:45am
Children, Preschool, Elementary School, Family
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Preschool, Elementary School, Family
Program Type: Library Event, Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
The award-winning Smartypants returns to the Carol Stream Library with a captivating brand new virtual show! Every child will get a front row seat to watch one of Chicago's most popular family entertainers! When you register for this event, we wil...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Summer Chess Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children, Elementary School, Middle School, Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Online - Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Elementary School, Middle School, Teens
Program Type: Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Carol Stream Library Chess Club is up and running for Summer 2021! Like last year, we will be holding our meeting virtually through the chess.com website. Register for Summer Chess Club on the Library's events calendar. However, you will need ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Yoga Storytime (Online)

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Miss Adriana will guide us through an interactive storytime that pairs gentle movement with stories. Wear comfy clothing and give yourself room to move.   When you register for this event, we will email you a link to a Zoo...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

CSPL Kits: Alphabet and Number Q-Tip Stamping (Preschool)

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/07/2021 @ 5:00pm
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Passive Program, Make & Take, Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Grab this educational activity that helps kids learn their letters and numbers and practice their fine motor skills. Kits will be available for pick up and to be put on hold starting August 2nd. Any questions or to reserve a kit please call us at 630...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

CSPL Kits: Raised Salt Paintings (Grades K-5)

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/07/2021 @ 5:00pm
Children, Elementary School
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Children, Elementary School
Program Type: Passive Program, Make & Take, Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Discover some unusual properties of salt when you use it to create beautiful artwork. Kits will be available for pick up and to be put on hold starting August 2nd. Any questions or to reserve a kit please call us at 630-344-6127 or email us at childr...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Girl Scout Info Bags for Kindergarteners

08/02/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/07/2021 @ 5:00pm
Children, Elementary School
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Children, Elementary School
Program Type: Passive Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Do you have a Kindergartener who may be interested in becoming a Girl Scout someday? Register to receive one of these "Girls Scouts on the Go!" Goody Bag to learn more about the Girl Scouts and receive some fun prizes and activities!   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

School-Age Yoga Club (Online)

11:00am - 11:45am
Children, Elementary School
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Elementary School
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Join Miss Adriana and your friends via Zoom for some yoga fun! We'll play active games, do themed kids yoga, get our calm on with a mindfulness and breathing exercise or two, and do a simple craft. When you register for this event, we wi...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Kindergarten Kids (Zoom)

11:00am - 11:30am
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Big changes make everybody a little nervous - and changing from a little kid to a big kid is one of the very biggest changes there is! But don't worry! Miss Amy and Miss Leigh Anne are ready to help turn your preschooler into a Kindergartner! We'll r...
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

One More Chapter Book Club (Online)

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Middle School
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Middle School
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11

One More Chapter Book Club

If you’ve ever said, “I’ll just read one more chapter!”, this is the club for you! Join us as we munch on snacks and talk about this month’s book selection. Get a copy to keep at the Youth Services Desk.

Event Details:
We look forward to another school year as we discuss Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea. Seven fifth-graders at Snow Hill School in Connecticut relate how their lives are changed for the better by "rookie teacher" Mr. Terupt. A free copy of the bo...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Twilight Tales (Online)

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Children, Babies and Toddlers, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Babies and Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16

Storytimes

Join us for a fun time with stories, rhymes, and songs.

Event Details:
Put your jammies on and snuggle up for a cozy Zoom storytime with Miss Aneesa. We'll end our day on a high note with stories and songs perfectly suited for sweet dreams! Recommended for ages birth-5.  When you register for this event, we will...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Fancy Feet (Online)

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Online - Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

Fancy Feet

Got boogie fever? Want to shake a tail feather? Students will learn dance fundamentals, work on their musicality and rhythm, and use their imagination through creative movement. This is a great way for boys and girls to gain exposure to dance and music, practice some basic motor skills, and have FUN!

Event Details:
When you register for this event, we will email you a link to a Zoom meeting. Participants must have a phone, tablet or laptop in order to participate. If you need any help, please send us an email at children@cslibrary.org or call us at 63...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Zoom into Storytime! (Online)

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Join Miss Leigh Anne for a live storytime to dance, sing, read, and play. We're gonna zoom something new right into your living room!  When you register for this event, we will email you a link to a Zoo...
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Smart Cookie Book Club: Max and the Midknights

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Elementary School
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Elementary School
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
The Smart Cookie Book Club is for 3rd thru 5th grade kids who love good books, good cookies, and good conversations! This month’s book is Max and the Midknights by Lincoln Peirce. Read the book before the club and have fun discussing it with others!&...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Yoga Storytime (Online)

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Miss Adriana will guide us through an interactive storytime that pairs gentle movement with stories. Wear comfy clothing and give yourself room to move.   When you register for this event, we will email you a link to a Zoo...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

CSPL Kits: DIY Telescope (Grades K-5)

08/16/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/21/2021 @ 5:00pm
Children, Elementary School
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Children, Elementary School
Program Type: Passive Program, Make & Take, Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Build and decorate your own telescope to help you search for stars, airplanes, or even birds or bugs! Kits will be available starting August 16.  We will send you an email when kits are ready for pickup. Please request one per child. Available whi...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

CSPL Kits: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Tree Craft Kit (Preschool)

08/16/2021 @ 9:00am - 08/22/2021 @ 5:00pm
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Passive Program, Make & Take, Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 85
Event Details:
A told B and B told C, “I’ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree!” Make an alphabet tree based on the popular children’s book Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. Kits will be available for pick up and to be put on hold starting August 16th. Any questions...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies and Toddlers" group.

Storytime for Little Ones (Online)

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Babies and Toddlers
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Babies and Toddlers
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Miss Clare will be sharing 20 minutes of wonderful stories, songs, and rhymes for our smallest friends.   When you register for this event, we will email you a link to a Zoom meeting. Participants must have a phone, tablet or l...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Yoga Storytime (Online)

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Preschool
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Youth programs)
Age Group: Children, Preschool
Program Type: Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Miss Adriana will guide us through an interactive storytime that pairs gentle movement with stories. Wear comfy clothing and give yourself room to move.   When you register for this event, we will email you a link to a Zoo...