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This event is in the "Tweens" group.
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TO BE CONTINUED BOOK CLUB

All Day 1/17 - 1/31
Children, Tweens, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Book Club, Online/Virtual
Event Details:
Watch Now! To Be Continued Book Club with Miss Mary Kay. Miss Mary Kay will read the first chapter of a book to you. Then you can check out a book from the library or the e-book version of the story on Overdrive or Hoopla ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

COOL SNOWFLAKE CRAFT

All Day 1/23 - 1/29
Children, Tweens
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:
Create a unique snowflake for some festive winter fun. One per child while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

YEAR OF THE RABBIT SEARCH

All Day 1/23 - 2/5
Children, Tweens, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:
Hunt for 6 Chinese New Year pictures in the KidZone!           One reward per child while supplies last.                          &n...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

KISS A FROG COLORING CONTEST

All Day 1/30 - 2/19
Children, Tweens
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Event Details:
Enter the Kiss a Frog coloring contest  between Jan. 30 - Feb. 26 for a chance to win an inflatable frog! Pick up a coloring sheet at the library or print a copy at home. Decorate with whatever inspires you!   Coloring ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

WIGGLES & GIGGLES

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Wiggles & Giggles
Event Details:
Ages up to 35 months with adult. Designed with simple stories, finger-plays, bouncing rhymes, music and movement activities!       No registration. Limit 25.  Admittance tickets may be obtained 30 minu...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

WIGGLES & GIGGLES

11:00am - 11:30am
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Wiggles & Giggles
Event Details:
Ages up to 35 months with adult. Designed with simple stories, finger-plays, bouncing rhymes, music and movement activities!       No registration. Limit 25.  Admittance tickets may be obtained 30 minu...
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

YEAR OF THE RABBIT

4:30pm - 7:30pm
Bookmobile
Library Branch: Outreach
Room: Homer Township Library Bookmobile
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:
Celebrate the year of the Water Rabbit.  2023 is predicted to be a year of hope. Enter our raffle for a chance to win a prize and make your own bunny treat. . Victoria Crossing East:  4:30 - 5:00 Victoria Crossing West:  5:...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

POLISH STORY TIME FOR THE FAMILY

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Suggested ages 3, 4, 5 with adult. Presented in Polish & English, thematic tales, rhymes, songs and movement are paired with a simple craft to help children develop essential early literacy skills and get ready to read.   No ...
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

YEAR OF THE RABBIT

4:30pm - 7:30pm
Bookmobile
Library Branch: Outreach
Room: Homer Township Library Bookmobile
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:
Celebrate the year of the Water Rabbit.  2023 is predicted to be a year of hope. Enter our raffle for a chance to win a prize and make your own bunny treat. . Glenview Walk:  4:30 - 5:05 Dakota Glen:  5:15 - 5:45 Silo Be...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

GROW YOUR OWN MICROGREENS

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Learn about microgreens, tiny plants that pack a giant nutritional punch! Discover the benefits of microgreens and how easy it is to grow them. Attendees will receive a container, soil, and plant seeds to take and grow at home. Presented by Caitlyn a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TEEN TAKE-HOME ACTIVITY PACKETS

12:00am - 11:00pm
Teens
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Event Details:
Stop by the library for this month's packet of Teen Take-Home Activtities! Each one contains fun games & activities to do at home. New packets offered in the Teen Room each month. ...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

BRAIN BUILDERS FOR ADULTS & SENIORS

12:00am - 11:45pm
Adults & Seniors
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Event Details:
Stop by the library for this month's packet of Brain Builders for Adults & Seniors! Each packet contains games & activities to do at home. Stimulate your brain & have fun at the same time! New packets offered each month.   ...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

BRAIN BUILDERS FOR ADULTS WITH MEMORY LOSS

12:00am - 11:45pm
Adults & Seniors
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Event Details:
Stop by the library for this month's packet of Brain Builders for Adults with Memory Loss! Each packet contains a game or activity to do at home. Stimulate your brain & have fun at the same time! New packets offered each month.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE SUPER BOWL TEAM!

All Day 2/1 - 2/12
Children, Tweens, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:
Come into the library and vote for your favorite Super Bowl team!  Pick up a football sticker on the Super Bowl display and attach it onto the team logo of your choice.  One per child while supplies last.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

TO BE CONTINUED BOOK CLUB

All Day 2/1 - 2/19
Children, Tweens, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Book Club, Online/Virtual
Event Details:
Watch Now! To Be Continued Book Club with Miss Mary Kay. Miss Mary Kay will read the first chapter of a book to you. Then you can check out a book from the library or the e-book version of the story on Overdrive or Hoopla ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

WINTER READING CHALLENGE: WILD ABOUT READING

All Day 2/1 - 2/19
Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults & Seniors, Bookmobile
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults & Seniors, Bookmobile
Event Details:
Join our Winter Reading Challenge, Wild About Reading, for a chance to win prizes! Track the minutes you read at https://homerlibrary.beanstack.org (or download the "Beanstack Tracker" app to a mobile device) OR download and print a reading l...
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

DEVELOPMENTAL MILESTONES FOR KIDS AGES BIRTH - 3

10:00am - 11:00am
Families, Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Families, Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Join the clinicians from Rush Kids Pediatric Therapy for a discussion of developmental milestones for children age birth to 3 years. Learn what typical development is and how you can further enhance your child’s development. Topics will include gross...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

MAHJONG

12:30pm - 3:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Join us to play Mahjong! Experienced and beginner players are welcome. The Mahjong group meets weekly on Wednesdays at 12:30pm. ...
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

YEAR OF THE RABBIT

4:30pm - 7:30pm
Bookmobile
Library Branch: Outreach
Room: Homer Township Library Bookmobile
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:
Celebrate the year of the Water Rabbit.  2023 is predicted to be a year of hope. Enter our raffle for a chance to win a prize and make your own bunny treat. Old Oak South:  4:30 - 5:00 Erin Hills:  5:10 - 5:40 Kingston Hill...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

ASTROLOGY 101

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Go beyond your horoscope in this introduction to astrology. Learn about the sun, moon, and rising signs, planets, and houses. You’ll also discover how to read your natal chart so you can avoid future problems, learn your strengths, and embrace your b...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

FAMILY STORY TIME

9:00am - 10:00am
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Ages 5 and under, with adult. Thematic tales, rhymes, songs and movement are paired with a simple, take home craft to help children develop essential early literacy skills and get ready to read.        ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

WIGGLES & GIGGLES

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Wiggles & Giggles
Event Details:
Ages up to 35 months with adult. Designed with simple stories, finger-plays, bouncing rhymes, music and movement activities!       No registration. Limit 25.  Admittance tickets may be obtained 30 minu...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

PINOCHLE

12:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Join us to play Pinochle! Experienced and beginner players are welcome. The Pinochle group meets weekly on Thursdays at 12:00pm. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

MAD SCIENCE!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join us as we have some fun with a simple science activity.     This program will take place in the Community Meeting Room. Required registration opens 1/9/23 @ 8:30 am. Limit 10. ...