Programs & Special Events
The kids library offers a wide variety of literary programs, clubs, and special events.
Listed below are all of our events for February 2018.
Or feel free to look at our calendar for library-wide events.
Our librarians put on quite the show during our story times!
- Drop-In Baby Story Time
Ages 0-18 months: Baby Story Time supports early literacy and language skills by encouraging singing, playing, talking, and shared reading. Join us for fun stories, fingerplays, and snuggling in a welcoming environment. Caregivers stay with their children. No registration required!
Mondays: 10:30-11:00am: 2/12, 2/26
Wednesdays: 12:30-1:00pm: 2/14, 2/28
- Toddler Story Time
Ages 18 months-3 years: Toddler Story Time encourages early literacy, and helps develop language skills and social skills through the use of simple books, fun fingerplays, and action rhymes. Children learn the joy of choosing a book and shared reading. Caregivers stay with children. Please register.
Tuesdays: 10:30-11:00am: 2/13, 2/27
Thursdays: 10:30-11:00am: 2/15, 3/1
- Preschool Story Time
Ages 3-5 years: We read stories, do fun fingerplays, sing songs, play letter-recognition games, make crafts and more. Join us for a fun time and develop literacy, language, and social skills as well as positive associations with reading and the library. Caregivers must stay in library. Please register.
Tuesdays: 10:30-11:10am: 2/6, 2/20
Wednesdays: 10:30-11:10am: 2/7, 2/21
- Read to Rover
All ages: Spend some time practicing your reading with friendly dogs from Fox Valley Therapy Dogs. Children who are able to read on their own can read their favorite stories to dogs who love to listen! Please register.
Saturday, February 10th, 10:30-11:30am
These clubs are geared towards kids in kindergarten through 5th grade.
- *NEW* Crazy 8s Club
Grades K-2: Crazy 8s is an 8-week, recreational, after-school math club that helps kids enjoy the math behind their favorite activities! We're nothing like your usual math club! With Crazy 8s, kids will build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play games like Toilet Paper Olympics. Materials provided by Bedtime Math. Please register.
Wednesdays: 4:30-5:30pm: 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21
- Pokemon Club
Grades K-5: Hey, Pokéfans! Come battle other trainers on your 3DS, trade cards, and do Pokémon-related activities on your quest to be the very best (like no one ever was)! Please register.
Wednesday, March 7th, 4:30-5:30pm
- Minecraft Club
Grades 3-5: Play Minecraft with your friends and try the game on different platforms. We’ll have 4 computers available with Minecraft Educational Edition, Minecraft on console, and Minecraft Pocket Edition. Space is limited to 9 kids, no exceptions! A separate registration is required each month. Please register.
Wednesday, February 14th, 4:30-5:30pm
- Lego Club Lego activities include building, games & more. Lego materials provided by SGPL. Creations will be displayed in the library. Please register.
Grades K-2: Monday, February 19th, 4:30-5:30pm
Grades 3-5: Tuesday, February 20th, 4:30-5:30pm
FOR KIDS: No-Bake Sweet Treats
Saturday, January 3: 1:00 - 2:30 pm
Make something sweet without the heat of a stove or oven with easy recipes that are friendly for all ages! Please note: nut products may be used. All ages. Caregivers must stay with children. Register with Sugar Grove Public Library District card.
SCHOOL'S OUT: PRESIDENTS' DAY
Monday, February 19: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
School's out for the day, but don't stay at home and be bored! Come to the library and make a fort with the Toydle Fort Building Kit, watch a movie in the Story Time Room at 1:00 pm, and try out one of our many games! Drop in. No registration necessary.