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Partners in Reading Fall 2014

Registration and Sign In for All Children and College Students!

Returning children and college students only need to sign in and update your age, grade, partner request and availability.

Sessions will begin the week of September 15.

Having trouble registering or signing in?  Below are step by step instructions!

Step by Step Instructions for Registering New Children

Step by Step Instructions for Registering Returning Children

Step by Step Instructions for Register Returning College Students

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Introduction to Makey Makey

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 (This is a day out of school for Unit 5.)

This is a free activity for kids ages 8 to 12.  In this workshop, we will have fun experimenting with the many things Makey Makey can do.  Registration is required.  Registration starts Tuesday, August 19th at 9:00 am.  Space is limited, so don’t delay!

The 10:00-11:00 class is currently full.

The 2:00-3:00 class is currently full.


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 Oil Pastel Stencil Drawing for Families workshop on Monday, September 8 has filled.

Our next workshop – All Tangled Up – is also for families and is on Monday, September 22.

Registration will begin at 9:00 am on Monday, September 8. Please call 309-454-4668 or visit the Children’s Department in person 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.