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Grab and Go Activity Kits
Grab & Go Craft: Shamrock
March 8 - 13
In-Person or Curbside Pickup

Call to reserve your curbside craft kit. This week we will have a shamrock craft all bagged up with the supplies needed. But it's only while supplies last so be sure to call early in the week!

STEAM to Go: Coding Activity
March 15 - 20
In-Person or Curbside Pickup

Children will design a town map while practicing coding directions that will navigate them to different places around the town.

Messy Art @ Home
March 22 - 27
In-Person or Curbside Pickup

This week’s Messy Art @ Home Bag will include the materials to make a Painted CD Snail. Visit the library to pick one up while supplies last.

Pelican CraftPelican Palooza Craft Kits
March 26 - April 9
In-Person or Curbside Pickup

When you stop by the library, pick up a craft to go! In your kit, you will receive interesting facts about pelicans, a pelican craft, and instructions on how to fold an origami pelican. These kits are in partnership with the Village of Fox Lake Parks and Recreation's Pelican Palooza event.
Herb Garden Update
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.

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!

Tax Form Request Tutorial
Tuesday, March 2 at 5 p.m.
Facebook & Youtube

Need tax forms? This tutorial will walk you through the Tax Form Request Form on the library website to allow you to request forms from home.  When ready, these forms can be picked up at the library during curbside or a walk-in visit.

Book Cover of Before She Was HelenMurder Mystery Book Club
Thursday, March 4 at 10:30 a.m.

The title for 3/4 is Before She was Helen by Caroline B. Cooney. Copies of the book are available through the Hoopla database. Share your thoughts on the title through our Facebook post on 3/4.

Remote Printing Request Tutorial
Monday, March 8 at 5 p.m.
Facebook & Youtube

Need to remote print from home? This online video tutorial walks you through the process of remote printing. When the print jobs are ready, you can pick them up by curbside pickup or at a walk-in visit.
Spring Duck Painting on a Mason Jar
Spring Scene Jar Craft
Monday, March 15 at 5 p.m.
Facebook & Youtube

Spring into March with a painted scene craft!  Alex will paint some ducks in a pond near some spring trees on a mason jar.   

Sharpie Coffee Mug says "But First Coffee"Sharpie Mug Craft
Wednesday, March 24 at 10 a.m.
Facebook & Youtube

Join your instructor Liz to learn how to create a customized coffee mug using Sharpie Paint Markers. The pre-recorded video will be available on Facebook and Youtube.

Movie Cover of From Time to TimeFriday Flicks
Friday, March 26 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 From Time to Time starring Maggie Smith. Check out a copy of the film on Hoopla Digital or by visiting the library.
Book Cover of The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict
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.
Children's Programs
Storytime Online
Thursdays 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.

Weekly Book Picks
Fridays at 4 p.m
Facebook Live

Explore the children's books at the library with Miss Liv live on Facebook! Each week she covers topics and some of her favorite books.
Book Cover by How to Catch a Leprechaun
Read-Aloud with Ms. Thea
Wednesday, March 3 at 1 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Join Ms. Thea for a read-aloud of How to Catch a Leprechaun by Adam Wallace. A pre-recorded video will be uploaded to the YouTube playlist and shared to our Facebook Page.

Book cover by 8 class pets + 1 squirrel / 1 dog = chaos by Vivian Vande Velde illustrated by Steve BjorkmanRadical Readers 
Tuesday, March 16 at 4 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube
Listen to the first chapter of the book 8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel / 1 Dog = Chaos by Vivian Vande Velde ; illustrated by Steve Bjorkman. Then if you like the first chapter, read the rest of the book by checking out a copy from the library or on Libby!

The Library Box
Saturday, March 20 at 11 a.m.
Facebook Live

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

CD Snail CraftMessy Art: Painted CD Snails
Monday, March 22 at 1 p.m.
Facebook & YouTube

Follow along with Ms. Thea as she creates a Painted CD Snail from the messy art kit via a pre-recorded video. Step-by-step instructions will be posted on our Facebook page the first day the kit is available.

Craft Tutorial
Wednesday, March 31 at 4 p.m.

Get crafty and follow along with Miss Courtney as we create this simple bunting for Spring/Easter!
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