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This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
  Streaming on the Library YouTube Channel July 1-31st.  Picnic on your Porch! Library favorite Chef Kristyn brings her fabulous Cook Along programs to our YouTube Channel this summer!  This month's program, Picnic on your Porch,...
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Grades K-2 with an adult. Discover some of the real world design factors that you can manipulate when you engineer and test your own paper airplane. ...

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Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Grades 3-5. Discover some of the real world design factors that you can manipulate when you engineer and test your own paper airplane. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

This program is free and open to all. Sign up is required. Sign up online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any service desk in the library.

Event Details:
This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by phone at 224-543-1486, or in person at the library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Grades K-5 with an adult. Learn Spanish vocabulary in this bingo-type game played with words instead of numbers. Miss Nessa teaches Spanish words as families play together. This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Regis...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
REGISTRATION required below. Improv Playhouse presents an adventure that opens with a wardrobe. Far beyond coats and mothballs, the Pevensie siblings find themselves mysteriously transported to a secret place frozen in eternal winter, and a magica...
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: STEM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Grades 3-5. Work with other kids to build structures and strategize to defeat zombies, spiders, and skeletons.  Explore the unique worlds of educational MinecraftEdu software. This in-person program features limited seating.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

This program is free and open to all. Sign up is required. Sign up online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any service desk in the library.

Event Details:
This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by phone at 224-543-1486, or in person at the library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Art / Craft
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Grades K-2 with an adult.  Learn about the life and work of one of  the greatest Japanese landscape artists of the 1800’s- Katsushika Hokusai. Then, create your own masterpiece inspired by his "Great Wave," perhaps one of the most...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Art / Craft
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Grades 3-5.  Learn about the life and work of one of  the greatest Japanese landscape artists of the 1800’s- Katsushika Hokusai. Then, create your own masterpiece inspired by his "Great Wave," perhaps one of the most iconic works ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

This program is free and open to all. Sign up is required. Sign up online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any service desk in the library.

Event Details:
This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by phone at 224-543-1486, or in person at the library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
The Frog Lady brings her frogs & friends to the library garden. Learn more about her favorite amphibians and reptiles and see them up close. Seating will not be provided by the library. Please bring a blanket; a hat and water bottle are recomm...
This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Parent’s Choice Gold Award winner and former director of The Wiggleworms at Old Town School of Folk Music performs songs from her albums. We dare you not to get up and dance! Seating will not be provided by the library. Please bring a blanket; a h...
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Learn about earning, saving, and spending money with Sphero!!! Drive Sphero around and collect money, but watch out for Money Munching Monsters that love to gobble up your earnings. How much money will you have by the end of the program? This prog...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Art / Craft
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Grades K-2 with an adult. Calling all explorers! Take a trip to Brazil, England, Morocco, and Thailand. When children learn about different countries it is a an exciting journey to a faraway land. Join us on this adventure and create crafts repr...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Art / Craft
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Grades 3-5. Calling all explorers! Take a trip to Brazil, England, Morocco, and Thailand. When children learn about different countries it is a an exciting journey to a faraway land. Join us on this adventure and create crafts representative of ...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks are encouraged

Masks are strongly encouraged at all indoor library programs. Masks are available on your way in if you need one. We respect each person’s right to decide what is best for themselves and their family, and we ask everyone to treat their fellow attendees with kindness and respect for the choices they make.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Visit our table at Buffalo Grove National Night Out at Willow  Stream Park. ...
This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

This program is free and open to all. Sign up is required. Sign up online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any service desk in the library.

Event Details:
This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by phone at 224-543-1486, or in person at the library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Online   Streaming on the Library YouTube Channel August 5 - 31st.  Lemonade Stand! Library favorite Chef Kristyn brings her fabulous Cook Along programs to our YouTube Channel this summer!  In this month's program, make refre...
This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
[Outdoors]  REGISTRATION required below. All ages. A Chicagoland favorite, Lane sings and plays guitar, accompanied by Michael Tooles on djembe drum, in a rollicking performance of kindie rock and pop songs retooled for young listeners. Do...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

This program is free and open to all. Sign up is required. Sign up online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any service desk in the library.

Event Details:
This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by phone at 224-543-1486, or in person at the library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

This program is free and open to all. Sign up is required. Sign up online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any service desk in the library.

Event Details:
This program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by phone at 224-543-1486, or in person at the library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Annex Lawn
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
[Outdoors] REGISTRATION required below. Dance and sing along with this local trio from the windy city. With carefully crafted harmonies and diverse instrumentation, this group from Old Town School of Folk Music engages all ages whether playing ...

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

CLOSED - Labor Day

All Day 9/4 - 9/5
Branches:
Vernon Area Public Library
Description:
The library is closed in observance of Labor Day. ...