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For kids of all ages...

Renovated in the Memory of Bruce Hart, Janice Hart contributed the funds to replace carpeting, light fixtures, safer short stacks, furniture and art work to create the exciting space that children are enjoying now and long into the future!

Summer Events for kids and families!

Children’s Events

 

June 26 from 10am-Noon:  Storytime in the Park- Join us at the Plumb Pavilion for Storytime with the Streator Fire Department! Story, crafts, fire trucks, and a presentation from the Streator Fire Dept!

 

July 2 All day: Firefighter Obstacle Course- Stop by the library for an outdoor obstacle course perfect for young firefighters! Crawl, jump and run to the rescue in our fun obstacle course!

 

July 24 All day: Recyclable Maker Station- Bring your young inventors to the library and use our stash of recycled material and maker supplies to create something great!

 

July 31 from 10am-Noon: Storytime in the Park- Join us at the Plumb Pavilion for Water Storytime! Learn about the water cycle with stories, crafts and more!

 

Aug 14 from 10am-Noon: Storytime in the Park- Join us at the Plumb Pavilion for Storytime with Magic Mark!  Following our story, Illusionist Magic Mark will perform a show for all ages!


 

Family Events

 

 June 19 from 10am-Noon: Pokemon in the Park- Join us at the City Park for a Pokemon Storywalk, face painting, crafts and Pokemon Go lures to catch Pokemon! 

 

June 24-25 from 3-5pm: Escape Room-  The whole family will love puzzle solving in our Library Escape Room! Two days are available. Sign up is required!

 

July 17 from 1pm-3pm: Tie Dye in the Park- Stop by the City Park pavilion (across from the post office) with your choice of fabric to try tie dyeing!  Each participant must provide their own fabric article (t-shirt, bandana, apron, etc) to dye. We will provide all other materials.

 

Aug 12-13 All day: Book Fair- We’re bringing back a childhood favorite for the whole family! Stop by the library to browse a wide selection of used books, DVDs, and novelties.  All proceeds help support the future operations of the library.  Plus, sign up to win a Back to School Backpack full of school supplies!