CALENDAR

March 23, 2017
  • Books and Rattles YS March 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    A play group for wee ones 0-18 months old. This is an informal playtime for babies and their grown-ups to gather and interact. The play group will meet on Thursday mornings during the month of March. The library will provide the space and a variety of toys. Space is limited. Please register for this program by calling 347-7111 ext. 3.

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  • Shake, Move, and Read! March 23, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    This story time combines books with music and movement. Participation is required! For ages 5 years - 1st grade.

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March 25, 2017
  • Lego Time! March 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Come and explore the world of Legos! We will have monthly challenges or build one of your own creations. Ages K-5 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

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  • Flip Feud March 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Have a talent for bottle flipping? Are you a fan of "Family Feud"?

    Teens- be the first to flip your bottle and guess your way to the top of the scoreboard in this fun twist on "Family Feud". Space is limited. Please register at 347-7111.

    Sponsored by Pekin Public Library's Teen Advisory Board

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March 27, 2017
  • Home School Class - World Mythology March 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

    World Mythology: Last year's classical mythology students have requested a sequel! World Mythology will explore ancient stories that are told allover the globe. We'll meet some crazy heroes, find out where the names of the days of the week come from, map the locations of stories with common themes from many different cultures, and apply ancient truths to current situations. Once again we'll use puzzles, games, posters, food, and songs to help us remember important ideas. Starting in September, students from third grade through high school are invited to attend bimonthly on the second and fourth Mondays from 9:30 - 11:00. The instructor will be available for additional discussion from 11:00 - 11:30. For more information call 347-7111 ext. 3. Please register for this class in Youth Services.

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  • Read Me a Story (Family Style) YS March 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Come join Ms. Nona for a fun-filled evening of stories, songs, activities, and a craft for families. This week's theme: Meet Some Artists

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March 28, 2017
  • Tech Tuesday - Training Room March 28, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 7:00 pm

    Make an appointment for a half hour one-on-one tutoring session to answer basic tech questions such as: Making an email account; searching the internet; using a new device; downloading an eBook, using PowerPoint, etc. Just let us know in advance what topic you would like to discuss.
    We are not able to:•Run diagnostics •Troubleshoot or fix malfunctioning devices • Computer maintenance

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  • Preschool Storytime YS March 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

    Ms. Nona shares stories, songs, activities, and a craft with children ages 3-5 s they enjoy a fun-filled morning while getting ready for kindergarten.
    This week's theme: Meet Some Artists

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  • STEM Adventures, Grades 3-6 March 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    In STEM Adventures, children in grades 3-6 investigate topics in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. This month's topic is 'The Science of Dr. Seuss.'

    Space is limited. To register please call 347-7111 ext. 3 or stop by the Youth Services Desk.

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March 29, 2017
  • Toddler Time YS March 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

    This entertaining program, led by Ms. Nona, is for toddlers ages 18-36 months and their parent or caregiver. Basics such as colors, numbers, and letters are taught through stories, activities, and crafts. Come enjoy interactive play with children of the same age.
    This week's theme: Day and Night

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  • Happy Baby Yoga March 29, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Mommy and baby yoga class that teaches techniques in gentle breathing and stretching, which can aid in babies' digestion. Holli Green, yoga instructor from Parkside Athletics Club, will be leading this class.This class is for infants 3½ - 18 months old. Please register for this class in Youth Services or calling 347-7111 ext. 3

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March Programs for Children

March Programs for Adults and Young Adults