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Zoom
Facebook Video and Facebook Live
Grab and Go Activity Kits
Take-home kits can be picked up in person during library hours. If you would prefer curbside pickup give us a call to set up an appointment time.
All kits are as supply lasts and 1 per person unless otherwise noted.
Pelican Craft
March 26 - April 9

In partnership with the Village of Fox Lake.
Pick up your kit at the Fox Lake Library.
Grab & Go Craft: Colorful Storm
April 12 - April 17
You will just need glue!
STEAM Kit:
Colorful Storm

April 19 - April 24
In Partnership with Star Net &NASA @ Your Library.
STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Art, & Math!
Mother's Day Flower Pot Kits:
A Messy Art Special

April 26 - May 8
In Partnership with the Village of Fox Lake.
Watch Ms. Thea's video tutorial to make your gift!
Herb Garden Update
Facebook & YouTube
Our herbs have grown so much since we planted them! Stay tuned this month for continued updates. When the herbs are ready to harvest we’ll bring you a video showing the process.


Pop Culture Trivia
Mondays at 10 a.m.
Facebook

Each week we dig deeper into Pop Culture with trivia on a selected topic. Pop Culture Trivia is posted every Monday morning, with answers posted the next day. Each week is a new topic!
 

Murder Mystery Book Club
Thursday, April 1 at 10:30 a.m.
Facebook & YouTube

The title for 4/1 is The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict, copies of the book are available through the Hoopla database. Share your thoughts on the title through our Facebook post on 4/1.
 

Windows 10 Basics
Monday, April 19 at 5 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube

In this video tutorial, Alex will introduce you to the basics of a Windows 10 computer; including basic maintenance, creation of file folders, navigating settings on the computer, and basic internet. 
 

DIY Suncatchers
Wednesday, April 21 at 10 a.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Learn how to create a suncatcher using a coloring page, oil, and a mason jar lid with your instructor Liz. The pre-recorded video will be available on Facebook and Youtube.

Museum & Zoo Virtual Tour Favorites
Thursday, April 22 at 5 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Not ready to travel somewhere in person yet? Or do you want to check out a place to travel to in the future virtually before traveling in person?  In this video, Alex will talk about some of his favorite virtual tour resources for zoos, museums, and more.
 

Hobby a Month
Tuesday, April 27 at 5 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Each month, Alex will explore one new hobby to talk about and provide resources.  For April, we will take a look at hiking.
 

Friday Flicks
Friday, April 30 at 10 a.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Calling all film buffs! Watch the movie and then share your thoughts on our Facebook Post! This month’s movie is The Terminator starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Check out a copy of the film on Hoopla Digital or by visiting the library.
 
Murder Mystery Book Club
Thursday, May 6 at 10:30 a.m.
Facebook & YouTube

The title for 5/6 is Murder on the Rocks by Allyson K. Abbott. Copies of the book are available through the Hoopla database. Share your thoughts on the title through our Facebook post on 5/6. Check out the book preview in this video:
Children's Programs
Read-Aloud with Ms. Thea
YouTube

Join Ms. Thea for a read-aloud of Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell by Sue Hendra. Watch now:


Weekly Book Picks
Fridays at 4 p.m.
Facebook Live

Come join us on Facebook Live every Friday at 4 pm. Miss Liv has picked out themes and she will share book titles and descriptions from every collection in the Children's Library.
 

The Library Box
Saturday, April 3 at 11 a.m.
Facebook Live

Join Miss Courtney and Miss Liv with another episode of the library box! It’s a surprise tune-in to find out what we are doing.
 

Storytime Online
Thursday, April 8, 15, 29 at 10 a.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Miss Hannah brings you stories, action rhymes, flannel activities, and more at storytime online! Watch all the past Storytime Online Videos on our Youtube Playlist.
 
Messy Art Tutorial: Mother's Day Flower Pot
Monday, April 26 at 1 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube
Follow along with Ms. Thea as she paints a flower pot and plants seeds for this month's Messy Art kit via a pre-recorded video. Step-by-step instructions will be uploaded on our YouTube Playlist and shared on our Facebook page the first day the kit is available.
 

Craft Tutorial
Thursday, April 28 at 4 p.m.
YouTube

Get crafty and follow along with Miss Courtney as we create tissue paper art.
 
Radical Readers
YouTube
Listen to the first chapter of the book Just Grace by Charise Mericle Harper. Then pick up a free copy of the book at the library. As supplies last. Watch now:
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