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This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Every Monday in the month of May explore one of Chicago’s world class museums from the comfort of your home! This week, visit Sue the T. Rex while you explore specially curated content, online exhibits and virtual reality walk-thrus of The Fi...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Tick Tock! Ms. Seanine demonstrates how to do a Babytime favorite lapsit. Click here to watch this program at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Susan

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Ms. Susan and RO share a great book about exercise. How many of these moves can you do? Let's have fun with movement and animals. Click here to watch this program at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Story and a Snack with Ms. Kristen

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Ms. Kristen and her daughter will demonstrate how to make delicious Apple Pie Cups inspired by the story, "Even Aliens Need Snacks," by Matthew McElligott. Click here to watch this program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Every Monday in the month of May explore one of Chicago’s world class museums from the comfort of your home! This week, see some of the art world's most iconic masterpieces while you explore specially curated content, online exhibits and...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Karamy

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Karamy as she reads the classic story Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime and STEM with Ms. Terri

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, STEM, Storytime
Event Details:
Ms. Terri shares the song Mr. Sun with sign language and reads First the Egg by Laura Vaccaro Seeger. After watching, learn more by downloading Ms. Carrie's STEM activity about sequencing. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Ms. Seanine will read a story and then SOUL Harbour Ranch Animal Therapy will have a virtual meet and greet with all of their animals. Children will be able to ask questions about the animals at SOUL Harbour Ranch. You will receive a Zoom l...

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Photos

Library staffers regularly take photos to use in library publications and promotional fliers. Written consent will be obtained from those named in a photo.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, STEM
Event Details:
Join award-winning children's musician and educator Emmy Brockman for a fun virtual romp with music and science. Each class features live music, body movement, science experiments, and special activities you can try at home. Recommended ages 0-6. Upc...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual - Feelings Friday

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
We have lots of feelings every day and especially right now. Join Ms. Ashlee for a story and an activity to explore our feelings. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join longtime radio personality Stew Cohen for this exciting presentation of Jack London's short adventure novel "The Call of the Wild." Visit the CLPL YouTube Channel to listen to Chapter 1.        ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Every Monday in the month of May explore one of Chicago’s world class museums from the comfort of your home! This week explore specially curated content, online exhibits and virtual reality walk-thrus of The Shedd Aquarium using Google Arts &...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
The Itsy Bitsy Spider - Ms. Seanine shows how to play and sing with babies. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime and STEM with Ms. Susan

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, STEM, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and RO as they read Three Cheers for Tacky by Helen Lester and then discuss what it means to be a good teammate and a good friend. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join longtime radio broadcaster Stew Cohen for this exciting presentation of Jack London's short adventure novel "The Call of the Wild." Visit the CLPL YouTube Channel to listen to Chapter 2. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Ram Sam Sam - Ms. Seanine shows how to play and sing with babies. Click here to watch this virtual program at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Poetry with Ms. Susan

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and RO as they share poetry from the book Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein and then create a poem of their own. Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - A Rhyme and a Story with Ms. Terri

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Terri as she shares a special song by Jennifer Gasoi and then reads Spring with Lily and Milo by Pauline Oud. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Story and a Snack with Ms. Kristen

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Ms. Kristen and her daughter make healthy no bake chocolate treats and recommend some great books about chocolate. Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...

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Zoom - Invite

To access this program, you will receive an invitation to a Zoom meeting to the email you have given within 24 hours of the program.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join Facebook Live @THEBROWNBOOKSHELF for the KidLit Community Rally for Black Lives. From 6-6:45 pm, they will talk to young people. From 6:45-7:30 pm, they will talk to parents, educators and librarians. Click here to access the Facebook Link....
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Feelings Friday

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
We have lots of feelings everyday and especially right now. Join Ms. Ashlee for a book and an activity to explore our feelings. Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism

9:00am - 10:00am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
As anger and heartbreak have swept across America over the killing of another black man at the hands of police, CNN and "Sesame Street" are refocusing their second town hall to address racism. The 60-minute special "Coming Together: Standing Up to...

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All Levels

All levels welcome.  ¡Principiantes bienvenidos!

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join longtime radio broadcaster Stew Cohen for this exciting presentation of Jack London's short adventure novel "The Call of the Wild." Visit the CLPL YouTube Channel to listen to Chapter 3 ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest, STEM
Event Details:
Drop-in STEM - Paper Airplanes Calling all pilots! Paper airplanes are a fun opportunity to learn about the physics of man-made flight. Fold your best paper airplane and become a pilot! How far can your paper airplane fly? Learn how...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
"This is the Way the Lady Rides." Ms. Seanine shows how to play and sing with babies. Click here to watch this virtual program at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Susan

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Maya, the elephant, lives by the motto "I can do it.....all by myself." No matter how small or big, young or old, Ms. Susan and RO tell the tale of believing in yourself and asking for help when you need it. Click here to watch this st...