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This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Time (Ages 0-24 Months + Guardian)

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime

Baby Time

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help babies learn and grow.

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. 

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Toddler Time (Ages 2-4 + Guardian)

10:45am - 11:15am
Storytime
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime

Toddler Time

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled toddler storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help toddlers learn and grow.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. 

This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 1
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Shrek and Fiona have traveled to Far Far Away, but need your help to make it back to the swamp. Please note you must arrive within five minutes of the start time in order to be admitted. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Shrek Escape Room (Adults)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Shrek and Fiona have traveled to Far Far Away, but need your help to make it back to the swamp. Please note you must arrive within five minutes of the start time in order to be admitted. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Teen
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Did you get a bingo on your Bingo Challenge card? When you’ve finished, bring your card to the Youth Desk or email rstrolle@glensidepld.org to RSVP by end of day February 28 if you’d like to attend the Bingo pizza party    ...
This event is in the "Grade School" group.

Leap Day Party (Grades 1-3)

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 1
Age Group: Grade School
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Celebrate Leap Day with some crafts and games! ...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Independent Attendance

This is a program intended for children to attend independently. Please let us know if your child requires any extra accommodations. See our family programs to attend with the whole family. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ELL Conversation Group

7:00pm - 8:00pm
ELL Study
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: ELL Study
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Watercolor Winter Scene II

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Create a wonderful winter scene by working with blue and purple tones and retaining white space. All supplies provided. ...
This event is in the "Grade School" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Grade School, Teen
Event Details:
Join us for an afternoon where the excitement builds with every number called. If luck’s on your side, you could be shouting, “Bingo!” and walk away with an exciting prize. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Independent Attendance

This is a program intended for children to attend independently. Please let us know if your child requires any extra accommodations. See our family programs to attend with the whole family. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: En Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Esta adorable corona de conejito de Pascua está hecha con hilo de bucle y formas de corona. / This adorable Easter bunny craft is made using loop yarn and wreath forms. ...
This event is in the "Grade School" group.

Exploding Books (Grades 4-6)

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Arts & Crafts
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 2
Age Group: Grade School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Construct and decorate your own square book that “explodes” into a series of square and triangular pages when you open it. ...

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Independent Attendance

This is a program intended for children to attend independently. Please let us know if your child requires any extra accommodations. See our family programs to attend with the whole family. 

This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Lego Party (All Ages)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
STEM
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Large Community Room
Age Group: Family
Program Type: STEM

Family Lego Party

We’ll bring the LEGO; you bring the creativity!

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: En Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Aprende a usar tinta con alcohol para hacer estos hermosos platos de joyería de cerámica con temática floral. / Use alcohol ink to make beautiful ceramic floral-themed jewelry dishes. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ELL Conversation Group

7:00pm - 8:00pm
ELL Study
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: ELL Study
This event is in the "Early Childhood" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Time (Ages 0-24 Months + Guardian)

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Early Childhood, Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime

Baby Time

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help babies learn and grow.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ELL Conversation Group (Women Only)

10:00am - 11:00am
ELL Study
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: ELL Study

ELL Conversation Group

Practice English skills at these free, drop-in ELL groups.

 

This event is in the "Early Childhood" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Toddler Time (Ages 2-4 + Guardian)

10:45am - 11:15am
Storytime
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Early Childhood, Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime

Toddler Time

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled toddler storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help toddlers learn and grow.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. 

This event is in the "Teen" group.

DIY Body Butter (Grades 7-12)

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Arts & Crafts
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 1
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Craft a simple whipped body butter made with natural, nourishing ingredients. It’s decadently moisturizing, without being greasy. You’ll even be able to tweak the color and scent to your liking. Your skin will thank you! ...
This event is in the "Grade School" group.
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Grade School

Pokeblade (Grades 3-6)

Meet up with other Pokemon and Beyblade fans! Show us your most powerful Pokemon cards and bring your best defenders, attackers, launchers and bursts! Stadiums are provided.

Disclaimer(s)

Independent Attendance

This is a program intended for children to attend independently. Please let us know if your child requires any extra accommodations. See our family programs to attend with the whole family. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Community Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
The commonly known stories of Chicago’s history are only half of the story. What about “herstory?” From the city’s first poet laureate to its greatest patron of the arts, to a gallery of First Ladies, the roster and stories are rich and fascinating. ...
This event is in the "Seniors (60+)" group.

Device Advice

9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Off Site Center for Senior Citizens
Age Group: Seniors (60+)
Event Details:
Drop in with your device (mobile/cell phone, tablet, iPad, laptop, Chromebook, etc.) for 1-on-1 assistance managing and troubleshooting apps, personal information, and projects. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Time (Ages 0-24 Months + Guardian)

10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime
Library Branch: Glenside Library
Room: Story and Craft Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime

Baby Time

Help your child learn important pre-literacy skills with our fun-filled baby storytimes. We focus on songs, games, and motion in addition to books to help babies learn and grow.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted. 

This event is in the "Seniors (60+)" group.
Library Branch: Off Site Center for Senior Citizens
Age Group: Seniors (60+)
Program Type: Book Club

Senior Book Club

Read or listen to a preselected book at home and discuss it at the monthly meeting. Each registrant will receive a complimentary copy of the book, while supplies last.

Event Details:
When Julian Jessup, an eccentric, lonely artist who believes that most people aren’t really honest with each other, writes the truth about his own life in a green journal and leaves it behind, others start writing in their own truth, which leads to u...