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Fall Story Times
September 14 - November 7
No registration required for these Story Times!

LapSit Story Time
Wednesdays: 10 a.m.
30-minute program for children 3 years of age and younger with an adult companion. Stay for our new Toddler Play Time after story time!

Toddler Play Time
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m.
Drop in or stay after LapSit Story Time for some free play time with toddler books and toys. Come socialize with other caregivers while your child plays!

Preschool Story Time
Tuesdays: 10 a.m. OR 2 p.m.
30-minute program for children 4 to 6 years old featuring stories, songs and activities. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. Feel free to browse or play with younger siblings while the preschooler attends story time.

Tiny Tot Art
September 14 - November 2
Mondays 10 a.m. OR Mondays 11 a.m.
Registration begins September 1

Come with your tiny tot for songs, a story, and an art project. For ages 18-30 months with an adult. Limit 15 children in each class.

Saturday Family Story Time
2nd Saturday of the Month - 10 a.m.
September 12, October 10, November 14
No registration is required.

This drop-in story time with craft activity is for children ages 6 and under with their caregivers.

Language Stars Presents Spanish Language Story Time
September 11, October 9, November 13, December 11
10 a.m.
No registration is required.

Attend a story time in Spanish! Native speakers from Language Stars® will provide a 30-minute interactive FunImmersion® program with books, songs and activities conducted entirely in Spanish. Recommended for ages 3-6 with a caregiver, but all ages are welcome.

Family Lego Night
September 24, October 22, November 19, December 17
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
No registration is required.

Calling all Lego fans...let's see what you can create with our Legos!
Make a Lego creation based on a theme. All creations will be put on display in the Library. Geared for families with children 3 years old and up.

READ to the Dogs
The First Thursday of Each Month
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

September 3 - Sign up begins August 31
October 1 - Sign up begins September 28
November 5 - Sign up begins November 2
December 3 - Sign up begins November 30

Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog. The dogs and handlers are provided by the Hinsdale Humane Society. Readers K-5th Grade can sign up for a 15-minute time slot beginning the Monday prior to the meeting date.