Presented by the Glenbrook South Society of Women Engineers, inspiring girls to develop confidence in STEAM fields and endeavors. No prior knowledge required. Registration opens two weeks before the program date. Space is limited. NOTE: Contact information is shared with Glenbrook South Instructors.
Drop-In Chess (through grade 8)
Fridays, September 6, October 18 & November 1,7-8:30 PM
Youth Program Room
Volunteer chess instructor Steve Levenson teaches fundamentals and strategy.
The North Shore YMCA Art Academy provides a monthly opportunity for school age children to create art.
TAG: Tween Advisory Group (grades 5-8)
Wednesday, September 13, October 18 & November 8, 4-5 PM • Youth Program Room
Join TAG and earn service hours for sharing your ideas with Library staff while also enjoying snacks, talking about books, and meeting new people. Just drop in.
Homework Help Center (grades 1-8)
Tuesdays, September 17-December 3, 6-7:30 PM • Youth Program Room
Thirty-minute sessions with high school volunteers for help with homework, reading, and math skills provided on a first come, first served basis. Children may be grouped by subject and grade level. Just drop in.
Meet the Library’s sewing machines and learn the basics of machine and hand sewing, then use your new skills to create an awesome project to take home. NOTE: A one-time liability waiver must be signed and on file before participating in all sewing classes. Youth must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. Waivers are available at Reader, Reference, Youth or Circulation Services.
5th-8th graders assist 1st-4th graders with a service project assembling Holiday Kits for Kids at the Advocate Children’s Hospital. This is a great opportunity for younger patrons to earn service hours. 5th-8th graders need to arrive by 1:30 PM for a project overview.
Sick Child at Home?
Call the Youth Services Department, tell us your child’s age, their favorite book and movie, and in 60 minutes we’ll have a selection of items waiting at our Drive-Up Window. So quick and easy, you don’t even have to get out of your car.
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.