Register for Activities and Events

Lapsit

Registration will begin Monday, October 20 at 9:00 am. Online registration is encouraged, but you can also call or come in to register.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

Classes begin the week of November 3 and will last for five weeks. Please note that there will be no classes on November 24 & 25.

Class days and times are:

Monday evenings from 5:30 – 6:00

Monday evenings from 6:30 – 7:00

Tuesday mornings from 9:30 – 10:00

Tuesday mornings from 11:00 – 11:30

Tuesday evenings from 5:30 – 6:00

Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 7:00

 

Story Hour for Two-Year-Olds

Registration will begin Wednesday, October 22 at 9:00 am. Online registration is encouraged, but you can also call or come in to register.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

Classes begin the week of November 3 and will last for five weeks. Please note that there will be no classes on November 26 & 27.

Class days and times are:

Wednesday mornings from 9:30 – 10:00

Wednesday mornings from 10:30 – 11:00

Thursday evenings from 5:30 – 6:00

Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 7:00

 

LEGO Littles

Join us as we combine simple LEGO construction play with story time to encourage and reinforce early literacy and storytelling. For 1-3 year-olds with a grown-up.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

Registration begins Wednesday, October 22 at 9 am.

Class days and times are:

Wednesday, November 5 from 6:00 – 6:45 pm

Thursday, November 6 from 10:00 – 10:45 am

 

Upcycled Ornament Craft Series

Registration will begin Wednesday, October 22. Online registration is encouraged, but you can also call or come in to register. This activity is for adults, ages 18 and older.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

This class will meet November 6, 13, and 20 from 10 am to noon in the Cafe area on the first floor.

Click here to register.

 

Art Series

We’re happy to announce that, thanks to a Town of Normal Harmon Arts Grant, NPL will be hosting art workshops featuring local artists throughout the year.

The Water Color Illustration Family Workshop on Monday, November 3 & 17 has filled.

Watercolor Illustration is a two-part family workshop that will be held on November 3 & 17. Registration begins Monday, October 20 at 9 am. Please call or visit the library to register.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.

Additional workshops will be held on the following dates: Oct. 6 • Oct. 20 • Nov. 3 • Nov. 17 • Dec. 1 • Dec. 8 • Jan. 5 • Jan. 19 • Feb. 2 • Feb. 16 • Mar. 2 • Mar. 16 • Apr. 6. Projects and intended age groups will vary, so check back for more information.

Registration will begin two weeks before each workshop.

 

Scratch & MaKey MaKey

Friday, October 24 from 9:30-11:00 am.

Registration will begin Friday, October 10 at 9:00 am.  This is a free workshop for kids ages 8 to 12.  We will be creating simple games with Scratch that will incorporate the use of MaKey MaKey.

**All participants should have taken an Introduction to Scratch workshop or had prior experience with Scratch. This workshop will not cover introduction material for Scratch.

Register for 9:30-11:00 am class – We’re sorry, this class is currently full.

 

Partners in Reading Fall 2014

Registration is closed for children. Registration for children will begin again on January 1 for Spring 2015.

College Students may still register by contacting lcarney@normalpl.org.

Sign up for our library newsletter to receive information about dates for Spring 2015.

Learn more about Partners in Reading.