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Star Jar

All Day 6/1 - 7/31
Arts & Crafts
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 "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Green Thumb Club

9:30am - 11:00am
Volunteer
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Department
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

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.

Green Thumb Club: Miniature Garden

10:00am - 10:45am
Education
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

Grades 1-3.  Registration required.  Join the Green Thumb Club and have fun learning about gardening with the Tri-Village Garden Club members.  This month, we will assemble a miniature garden to attract fairies.

 

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Saturday Stories

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Storytime
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Kindergarten, Elementary School
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Miss Liesel invites you to kickstart your weekend with stories on Saturday! This themed storytime will feature books, music & movement, and a visit from Little Mouse.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Toy Maintenance YS

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Volunteer
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration 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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Trash or Treasure Antique Appraisal

2:30pm - 4:00pm
History, Other
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Event Details:

Trash? Treasure? Professional appraiser Rex Newell of Rex’s Antiques will discuss current trends in the antique markets and offer a suggested value of your antiques. The first 40 registrants to sign up will have one hand-held item appraised.

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 "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Teen Space
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Assist with Teen Take and Make crafts. 

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

Babies & Tots

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Storytime
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.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Solar 101 Workshop

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Education
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:

Thinking about going solar? Learn if solar is right for your home and how to get the most value out of your solar system with the Citizens Utility Board. During the workshop C.U.B will discuss:

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

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime
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.

Galaxy Slime

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Arts & Crafts
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Library Lawn
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Grades 1-3. Join Miss Jessica for some sticky, slime fun! Learn to make “galaxy slime” and take home your creation. Dress for mess. (In the event of inclement or excessively warm weather, the program will be moved inside.)   

Disclaimer(s)

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

VolunTEENs: Galaxy Slime

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Volunteer
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration 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.
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Department
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Assist with Youth craft prep. 

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Department
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Assist with Youth craft prep. 

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.

The Real Story Behind Custer's Last Stand

6:30pm - 8:00pm
History
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 58
Event Details:

Join us to learn the real story behind Custer's Last Stand.

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 "Youth" group.

National Stitch Day

All Day
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Art Room
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Ages 3-12. Drop in and celebrate National Disney’s Stitch Day! Join us for a space-themed craft inspired by the lovable blue extraterrestrial mischief-maker, Stitch. 

No registration required. 

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

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime
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 "Teens" group.

For the Win! A Game Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Gaming
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 "Youth" group.

Drop In Family LEGO Night

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ongoing / Continuous
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Department
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Ongoing / Continuous

All Ages. Stop by the Youth Services Department and create a LEGO masterpiece! We will have plenty of LEGO building blocks set out for you to enjoy. 

Table space may become limited, depending on participation. Creations can be displayed after each event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: The Hub
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Meeting
Event Details:

Join us in the Hub at 7:00 PM for a discussion of The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell.

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: Drop In Family LEGO Night

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Volunteer
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration 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.

VolunTEENs: Toy Maintenance YS

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Volunteer
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Volunteer
Registration 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.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Making the Most of Social Security

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Education
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Event Details:

Stacy Bromann of The Dala Group will provide details on the various filing strategies available to single individuals, married couples, divorced individuals, and widows.

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 "Adults" group.

Thursday Morning Book Discussion

10:00am - 11:00am
Reading & Writing
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Reading & Writing
Event Details:

Join us to discuss Inland by Tea Obreht. 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.