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Star Jar

All Day 6/1 - 7/31
Teen Space at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Help us reach for the stars! Any time June 1 through July 31, stop by the teen space and make a star for our Star Jar. Write your aspirations/hopes/dreams on a strip of origami pap...

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Help us reach for the stars! Any time June 1 through July 31, stop by the teen space and make a star for our Star Jar.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Foundation Meeting

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Staff Conference Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Meeting
Age Group:
Everyone
Foundation Meeting:

All are welcome at the Bartlett Public Library District Foundation Meeting!

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Staff Conference Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Meeting

All are welcome at the Bartlett Public Library District Foundation Meeting!

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.

Babies & Tots

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Story Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers
Babies & Tots:

Newborns through 35 months of age with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Phyllis for Babies & Tots, which includes an introduction to emergent literacy skills, music, exercise and movemen...

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime

Newborns through 35 months of age with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Phyllis for Babies & Tots, which includes an introduction to emergent literacy skills, music, exercise and movement.

SAIN Rescue Meeting

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
This event is not sponsored or endorsed by the Bartlett Public Library District.
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.

Babies & Tots

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers
Babies & Tots:

Newborns through 35 months of age with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Phyllis for Babies & Tots, which includes an introduction to emergent literacy skills, music, exercise and movemen...

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime

Newborns through 35 months of age with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Phyllis for Babies & Tots, which includes an introduction to emergent literacy skills, music, exercise and movement.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Jawsome Sharks!

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Age Group:
Youth, Elementary School
Event Details:

Grades 1-2. Welcome to Shark Week! Join us for a special shark-themed celebration filled with stories and songs, followed by a fun-filled craft. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:

Grades 1-2. Welcome to Shark Week! Join us for a special shark-themed celebration filled with stories and songs, followed by a fun-filled craft. 

Disclaimer(s)

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Kindergarten" group.

Stories on the Lawn

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Library Lawn at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Youth, Preschool, Kindergarten
Event Details:

Bring a blanket to sit on and enjoy stories and songs outdoors on the Library lawn.  Rain location:  Meeting Room.

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Library Lawn
Age Group: Youth, Preschool, Kindergarten
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Bring a blanket to sit on and enjoy stories and songs outdoors on the Library lawn.  Rain location:  Meeting Room.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Junior Scientist: Shark Study

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Education
Age Group:
Youth, Elementary School
Event Details:

Grades 2-3. Join Miss Jessica for a fun-filled shark adventure! Learn “shark-tastic” facts about these amazing and often misunderstood creatures. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School
Program Type: Education
Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:

Grades 2-3. Join Miss Jessica for a fun-filled shark adventure! Learn “shark-tastic” facts about these amazing and often misunderstood creatures. 

Disclaimer(s)

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Junior Scientist: Shark Study

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

For the Win! A Game Night

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teen Space at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teens
For the Win! A Game Night:

Join us at the library to unwind, hang out with other teens, and play tabletop/video games! Teens are welcome to stay after 7:00 PM to continue playing games with one another.

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming

Join us at the library to unwind, hang out with other teens, and play tabletop/video games! Teens are welcome to stay after 7:00 PM to continue playing games with one another.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Toy Maintenance YS

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Help with Toy Maintenance in Youth Services. Toys need to be sanitized and put away so they are ready for a new play session.

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Help with Toy Maintenance in Youth Services. Toys need to be sanitized and put away so they are ready for a new play session.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Thursday Morning Book Discussion

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Reading & Writing
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join us to discuss Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh. Copies will be available for checkout at the Adult Services desk.

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Reading & Writing
Event Details:

Join us to discuss Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh. Copies will be available for checkout at the Adult Services desk.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.

Super Shark Bingo

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Youth, Elementary School
Event Details:

Grades 1-3. Shark Week continues! Join Miss Jessica for Super-Shark themed bingo.

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School
Program Type: Other
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Grades 1-3. Shark Week continues! Join Miss Jessica for Super-Shark themed bingo.

Disclaimer(s)

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Super Shark Bingo

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Youth" group.

Chess Club

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Youth Services Department at Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group:
Youth
Event Details:

Grades 2-12.  Youth Services Department.  Everyone is invited to play chess with us!  Participants should know how the pieces move and basics of the game. 

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Department
Age Group: Youth
Event Details:

Grades 2-12.  Youth Services Department.  Everyone is invited to play chess with us!  Participants should know how the pieces move and basics of the game. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Chess Club

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Do you know how to play Chess? Are you willing to assist beginners to questions? Volunteer during Chess Club to help beginner chess players learn the game! Please see program descr...

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Do you know how to play Chess? Are you willing to assist beginners to questions? Volunteer during Chess Club to help beginner chess players learn the game! Please see program description for details. 

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Kindergarten" group.

Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Age Group:
Youth, Kindergarten
Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!:

Children entering Kindergarten with caregiver. Come celebrate the first day of Kindergarten!  New Kindergartners can enjoy a special storytime, game, and craft just for them. ...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Kindergarten
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 6

Children entering Kindergarten with caregiver. Come celebrate the first day of Kindergarten!  New Kindergartners can enjoy a special storytime, game, and craft just for them. Stories will focus on the first day of school and what to expect in Kindergarten.

Please register for only ONE session.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Kindergarten" group.

Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:45am
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Age Group:
Youth, Kindergarten
Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!:

Children entering Kindergarten with caregiver. Come celebrate the first day of Kindergarten!  New Kindergartners can enjoy a special storytime, game, and craft just for them. ...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Kindergarten
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 6

Children entering Kindergarten with caregiver. Come celebrate the first day of Kindergarten!  New Kindergartners can enjoy a special storytime, game, and craft just for them. Stories will focus on the first day of school and what to expect in Kindergarten.

Please register for only ONE session.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Volunteer during a Youth Services program. Please see program description for details. 

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Skies Above Great Lakes (Zoom)

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Online at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
History
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join the National Museum of the American Sailor for a presentation about the history of the Naval Station Great Lakes. This presentation will provide information regarding the Navy...

Open
Required
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History
Required
Seats Remaining: 496
Event Details:

Join the National Museum of the American Sailor for a presentation about the history of the Naval Station Great Lakes.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.

Babies & Tots

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Room at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Babies, Toddlers
Babies & Tots:

Newborns through 35 months of age with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Phyllis for Babies & Tots, which includes an introduction to emergent literacy skills, music, exercise and movemen...

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies, Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime

Newborns through 35 months of age with a caregiver. Join Mrs. Phyllis for Babies & Tots, which includes an introduction to emergent literacy skills, music, exercise and movement.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dungeons & Dragons Club

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space at Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Hear this call and join our cause - the Dungeons & Dragons Club is here. We shall meet every third Saturday. Come slay dragons, create a character, or make your own adventure!

Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Hear this call and join our cause - the Dungeons & Dragons Club is here. We shall meet every third Saturday. Come slay dragons, create a character, or make your own adventure!

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Toy Maintenance YS

Sunday, July 28, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bartlett Public Library District
Program Type:
Volunteer
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Help with Toy Maintenance in Youth Services. Toys need to be sanitized and put away so they are ready for a new play session come Monday.

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Help with Toy Maintenance in Youth Services. Toys need to be sanitized and put away so they are ready for a new play session come Monday.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Prior VolunTEEN Registration Required

Registration for this event is only available to teen volunteers accepted into the VolunTEENs program. If you are not on our list of volunteers, your registration will be cancelled. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out an application here.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.