Youth Services Programs
All programs with an asterisk (*) require registration.
Youth Winter/Spring programs
start the week of January 20, 2014 and will end the week of April 28, 2014.
There will be a special Motherís Day craft Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 1PM.
Youth Story Times Lapsit Story Time *
Tuesday @ 10AM Ages 1-3
& Thursday @ 11AM Ages 1-3
Parents, bring your Tots to this
program for short picture books, music, games,
and simple crafts. This is a
fantastic opportunity for toddlers to interact
with children their own age.
Junior Explorers Story Time *
Tuesday @ 4PM Ages 4-6
This story time includes song and dance, games,
crafts, and 20-30 minutes of longer, more developed picture books. This is a
great group for children to meet and interact with others their own age.
Pajama Story Time*
Wednesday @ 7PM All Ages (with caregiver)
Come to our late night
story time in some comfy pajamas. Join us for music, games, a simple craft,
and 20-30 minutes of longer, more developed picture book stories.
Rainbow Loom Day
2nd-to-last Friday of every month @ 4PM Ages: 8+
Join your friends in the coolest craft this year-Rainbow Loom! Learn
different ways to make new and difficult bracelets for all your friends and
family. Donít forget to bring your loom kits!
Valentineís Day Craft*
February 14, 2014 @ 2PM All Ages
Celebrate the holiday of love by making a heart-shaped yarn basket.
Youth and Adult Crafts
Monday @ 7PM Age: 4th grade and up
Join the Lyons Public Library Crochet Club. Crochet with fellow novices and
experts alike. All levels welcome! Yarn and hooks will be provided.
Beginners will be
making a scarf for their first project.
Youth Reading Clubs
Teen Reading Club*
Monday @ 4PM Ages 12-18
Read the latest and greatest YA fiction,
non-fiction, graphic novels, and manga! Delve into your favorite books with
from tween and teens like yourself, and even be a part of selecting books
that we will read as a group.
Wednesday @ 4PM Grades 1-3
This group is for students in grades 1-3 who
are interested in reading, pronunciation, and comprehension practice. We, as
a group, read a variety of stories and simple chapter books. After reading,
we take a break for puzzles and games.
Book Lovers Club*
Thursday @ 4PM Grades 4-6
Join this friendly and fun book club. In this
group, we read picture books, short stories, and fiction and non-fiction
chapter books. We finish each meeting with a craft or game.
Monthly Youth Events & Movies
For more information and descriptions, please ask the
Youth Services staff
The Princess Bride
Saturday, March 22
Saturday, April 26
Please register for events
at the Circulation Desk or by calling
Staff will contact you to remind you a day or two prior to the event.
District 103 and District 201 Textbooks
The Library has copies of textbooks used by students at all Lyons Elementary
District 103 schools and at Morton West High School. These collections are
for in-house use only and may not be checked out. To use the collections, a
student must present a school issued photo ID or library card, which will be
held by Library Staff until the books are returned. Unfortunately, student
workbooks are not part of the collection.