Jump into summer and explore ALL of Smarty’s creative, hilarious, and balloon-inspired means of traveling at this all ages show.
Monday Music at the Glen: Justin Roberts
Monday, June 25, 7-7:45 PM • Co-sponsored by The Glen Town Center Location: The Book Market at Hangar One, 2651 Navy Blvd. Registration begins June 10: glentowncenter.com
Join us as we kick off our summer concert series with 2018 Grammy nominee (and one of our favorite humans) Justin Roberts.
Iron Giant (84min/PG/1999)
Monday, July 2, 6-8 PM • Community Room
Based on Ted Hughes’ 1968 book, The Iron Giant: A Story in Five Nights, this animated film is the story of the unexpected friendship that develops between nine-year-old Hogarth Hughes and a giant robot alien from outer space. Just drop in.
Monday Music at the Glen: Future Hits
Monday, July 9, 7-7:45 PM • Co-sponsored by The Glen Town Center Location: The Book Market at Hangar One, 2651 Navy Blvd. Registration begins June 24: glentowncenter.com
Be ready to rock with kindie band Future Hits as they make their Glenview debut. (Psst! Parents—Some of the band members are teachers so, in addition to being awesome, this show is secretly educational.)
Is it a magic show with comedy mixed in or a comedy show with magic tricks? Find out when one of our favorite magicians, the Great Scott, returns to the Library.
Monday, July 16, 6-8 PM • Community Room
Based on Munro Leaf’s 1936 book, The Story of Ferdinand, this animated film follows gentle bull Ferdinand who is taken from his home (due to a case of mistaken identity) and the group of misfits who help him get back to his family. Just drop in.
Drawing & Video Game Night with Dan Laib (ages 6+ w/adult)
Bring the whole family and learn to draw your favorite Nintendo characters with artist Dan Laib, then enjoy some MarioKart on the Library’s big screens. Space is limited.
Monday Music at the Glen: Little Miss Ann
Monday, July 23, 7-7:45 PM • Co-sponsored by The Glen Town Center Location: The Book Market at Hangar One, 2651 Navy Blvd. Registration begins July 8: glentowncenter.com
Dancing shoes encouraged (but not required) for Little Miss Ann’s upbeat and interactive show.
The BFG (117min/PG/2016)
Monday, July 30, 6-8 PM • Community Room
Based on Roald Dahl’s 1982 book, The BFG, this film chronicles the adventures of Sophie and a benevolent giant in Giant Country and their attempts to stop people-eating giants from invading the world. Just drop in.
Everything is awesome, especially when reading takes you everywhere…including Cloud Cuckoo Land. Be part of the team and register for this special presentation of every Master Builder’s favorite movie. (Please leave all Kragle at home.)
Drop-In Outdoor Family Game Night (ages 6+ w/adult)
Thursday, August 9, 6:30-8:30 PM • Jackman Park Picnic Tables
Enjoy the final days of summer with the whole family and play a mix of classic outdoor and tabletop games. Rain location: Community Room.
Improv Playhouse presents Ranger Tales: True Stories from America’s National Parks
Don’t miss this brand new, hilarious (and secretly educational) show, inspired by real life events from all over the National Parks. Bring the whole family to discover America, without leaving Glenview.
MUSEUM ADVENTURE PASSES
Check out a museum pass with your Glenview Library card. Free admission to seventeen area museums.
Photo Policy: Attendance at Library programs and events constitutes consent to be photographed for Glenview Public Library publicity purposes.
ADA accommodations are provided for all programs. Requests must be made when registering for a program. Advance notice of five days is required. Call 847-729-7500 x 7900 to make an ADA accommodation request.