Programs > Youth


Programs which require registration are limited to Warrenville Library cardholders until one week prior to the program when registration will be open to the general public. To register, visit the Information Desk, call 630/393-1171 x100, or register online.


Crafty Kids
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m., Ages 2 – 6
September 17, October 15, November 19
Children, with a parent or caregiver, are welcome to attend a monthly story and craft program. All materials will be supplied. Registration is required. Click here to register.


Talk Like a Pirate Day
Friday, September 19, 4:30 p.m.
All ages are welcome to join us in this celebration of Pirates. We will read a story, have some treats,

make some crafts and parade around the Library. Don’t

Marshmallow Engineering
Friday, September 26, 10:30 a.m., Ages 8 – 12
Join us in this competition to see who can build the tallest structure out of a limited number of toothpicks and marshmallows. Supplies will be provided. Bring your friends to the Library on this no school day and enjoy building. Prizes will be given out to the winning design. Registration is required. Click here to register.


Lego Creations Showcase
Saturday, September 27, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The Warrenville Public Library will host the Chicago Area Lego Users Group. They will bring their unique Lego creations to share with the community. Check out their website at, to view photos from other events.


Play to Learn with DuPage Children’s Museum
Friday, October 3, two sessions available: 10 a.m., 11:15 a.m., Ages 2 – 5
DuPage Children’s Museum is taking exhibits on the road! The Warrenville Public Library, Wheaton-Warrenville Early Childhood Collaborative and the Museum have come together to offer a wonderful program that focuses on play and learning. Children will engage in an interactive activity while adults learn how to share Math, Art and Science concepts in a playful way. Together, children and caregivers will enjoy portable exhibits and hands-on projects that can be done right in the home! In addition, community support resources will be provided. Please register for one session only. Registration is required. Click here to register.


Angry Birds Engineering
Friday, October 10, 4 p.m., Ages 8 – 12
Build towers to protect the pigs from invading angry birds. See if your aim is good enough to topple the towers. Bring your friends to the Library and enjoy building with your buddies. Registration is required. Click here to register.


Halloween Jamboree
Saturday, October 18, 10:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 7
Join us for Halloween stories, crafts and games. Make sure to dress up in a costume and be ready for some spooky fun. Don’t forget your cameras. Registration is required. Click here to register.


Trick or Treat
Friday, October 31, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
All are welcome to come to the Library on Halloween to Trick or Treat. Non-candy choices are also provided.


Lego Engineering
Friday, November 14, 10:30 a.m., Ages 7 – 12
Join us and build a bridge out of Legos. Let’s see who can build the strongest bridge. The winning structure will be displayed and awarded a prize. We will supply the Legos. Bring your friends to the Library on this no school day and enjoy building with your buddies. Registration is required. Click here to register.


No School Movie Day: The Lego Movie
Monday, November 24, 2 p.m.
Emmet, a completely ordinary Lego mini-fi gure, and his friends go on an epic journey to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe. (PG, 100 min.)

forget to dress like a Pirate.





Swingin’ Storytime
Mondays, September 8 – November 17, 6:30 p.m.
NEW NIGHT, NOW ON MONDAYS - Kids can swing, sway, jump and dance to the beat of stories, with a blend of rhythm and songs.


Family Storytime
Tuesdays, September 9 – November 18, 10:30 a.m.
Drop in for a few stories, some rhymes, songs and fi nger plays. All ages are welcome to attend.


Toddler Time
Thursdays, September 11 – November 20, 10 a.m.
Children ages 18-36 months will enjoy singing, dancing, stories, finger plays and playtime. There will be two special Foreign Language Toddler Time classes on September 18 and October 16 led by Language Stars Instructors.

Family Reading Night

Ages 2 – 8
Registration takes place November 1 – 14.
Kits can be picked up during Library hours on November 16 – 20
November 20 is Family Reading Night and we want you to enjoy special reading activities with your children at home that night. The Library will supply a free Family Reading Kit, with a book, bookmarks, coloring and activity sheets, that you can share together. Registration is required. Click here to register.



**If you need assistance in the library, ask us! We’re happy to help. If you require ADA accommodations for a Library program or event, please notify the Library office at least two weeks in advance at 630/393-1171 x118.


** Attendance at Library programs and events constitutes consent to be photographed for Library publicity purposes.



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