Offsite: Middle School Library Resource Centers
At Attea: Tuesdays, May 7 & 21
At Springman: Thursdays, April 25, May 9 & 23
Our fantastic School Services Librarian is making bimonthly, lunchtime visits to the LRTCs at Attea and Springman. Bring your lunch (we’ll handle dessert) and talk about the 2019 Caudill List. Attendees encouraged (but totally not required) to read nominated titles. See your LRTC Director for more details.
Helping Hands for the Homeless (grades 5-8)
Friday, April 26, 3:30-5 PM • Youth Program Room
Enjoy snacks and earn service hours by creating plarn (plastic yarn) for an upcoming service project. Just drop in.
CANCELLED! Book Blitz (grade 6)
Saturday, April 27, 1-3 PM • Community Room
Exclusively for 6th graders. Grab some friends, read 10 Rebecca Caudill nominees, and show off your reading skills by answering the trickiest of trivia questions. Many teams will enter, but only one will be awarded the title of 2019 Champion.
Graphic Novel Book Club (grades 3-5)
Tuesday, April 30, 4:15-5:15 PM OR Saturday, May 4, 2-3 PM • Youth Program Room
Love graphic novels? Come talk about this quarter’s title, CatStronauts: Mission Moonby Drew Brockington. Register at the Youth Services Desk and pick up your free copy. Open to GPL cardholders and students attending Glenview schools. In person registration required to receive the book.
Drop-In Chess (through grade 8)
Friday, May 3, 7-8:30 PM
Youth Program Room
Volunteer chess instructor Steve Levenson teaches fundamentals and strategy.
Art should be available to everyone. The North Shore YMCA Art Academy provides a monthly opportunity for school age children to create art. All artists will have their work displayed in the Library Lobby beginning the week of November 26 as part of the inaugural Young Artists Showcase.
LEGO® Club (grades 1-6)
Tuesdays, 4:15-5:15 PM • Youth Program Room Grades 1-2: May 14 Grades 3-6: May 21
Join us for our monthly free build. We provide the LEGO®, you bring the ideas, and everything will be awesome.
TAG: Tween Advisory Group (grades 5-8)
Wednesday, May 15, 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.
Build a simple spool knitter, then learn how to use it to create fun gifts and accessories.
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.