Register for Activities and Events

Visit our Activity Calendar to register for upcoming events.

BrushBot Workshop

Tuesday, September 8 (A Day Off School) • 9:30 – 10:15
Registration: August 25 at 9:00 am through September 8 at 9:00 am

Learn how to make tiny robots from ordinary toothbrushes. Once they’re assembled, get ready to race them!

See a video about BrushBots here.

This activity is open to 8- to 12-year-olds.

Register here.

Free!

BrushBot Together

Tuesday, September 8 • 6:00 – 6:45
Registration: August 25 at 9:00 am through September 8 at 9:00 am

Learn how to make tiny robots from ordinary toothbrushes. Once they’re assembled, get ready to race them!

See a video about BrushBots here.

This activity is open to 6- to 8-year-olds with a grownup.

Register here.

Free!

LEGO Littles

Friday, September 25, 9:30 – 10:15 & Tuesday, October 13, 9:30 – 10:15
Registration: September 10 at 9:00 am to September 25 at 9:00 am for September 25 session & September 29 at 9:00 am to October 13 at 9:00 am for October 13 session

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Join us as we combine simple LEGO construction with story time to encourage and reinforce early literacy and storytelling.

This activity is for children from one- to three-years-old and their grownups.

Registration is required and runs September 10 at 9:00 am through September 24 at 9:00 am for the first session and September 29 at 9:00 am through October 13 at 9:00 am for the second session. Space is limited, so don’t delay!

Register here for the September 25 session or here for the October 13 session.

Free!

McLean County Arts Center Art Classes

Various dates, September through November

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The McLean County Arts Center will be offering free art classes at the Normal Public Library.

Please visit the McLean County Arts Center’s website for more information and to register.

Partners in Reading

Monday, September 14 – November 19

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Kids in grades 1 through 6, pair up with a college student for fun reading activities at the library.

The pairs meet once a week for 45 minutes, September 14 through November 19.

Registration starts for everyone on Monday, August 17 at 9:00 am and runs through Friday, September 4 at 9:00 pm for kids. College students may continue to register until all children are matched.

Register here.

Story Hour for Three-, Four-, and Five-Year-Olds

September 22 through October 22
Registration starts Tuesday, September 8 at 9:00 am

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Three-, four-, and five-year-olds are invited to attend a weekly 45-minute program to enjoy stories, songs, games, and crafts.

Register here for:

Tuesdays, 5:30 – 6:15
Tuesdays, 6:30 – 7:15
Wednesdays, 9:30 – 10:15
Wednesdays, 11:00 – 11:45
Thursdays, 9:30 – 10:15
Thursdays, 11:00 – 11:45

If your child turns three during the session, you may call to register on the day of his or her birthday.