Lock-In: Makerspace Edition

This past Friday, we had our second Locked in the Library of 2019. This time we were able to finally use the upstairs Makerspace! This space was originally intended for teens and adults but our new Technology Coordinator gave us the green light for younger patrons too. We are excited…

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Deals & Discounts at the Museums

Did you know that your library card can get you free or discounted admission to suburban museums? Our museum pass program has various special offers for 20 suburban museums. The most popular is of course the Brookfield Zoo (admits 2 people for free), but check out the rest of the…

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Do you miss storytime?

Our 5-week storytime session ended last week and we are right in the middle of our usual 2-week break. However, on Friday, February 15th Miss Alexa will be holding a special storytime at Panera Bread in Algonquin (451 S. Randall Road) from 10:00-10:30am. Be sure to sign up here because…

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We are open! (with program openings)

In an unprecedented turn of events, Minecrafters has six spaces open tomorrow night – Sign up here! This program is for 3-8th graders with an Algonquin library card. There is also room in Little Scientists: Winter Explorations, which is tomorrow morning from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm for 3-5 year olds…

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RE-SCHEDULED: Preschool Information Night

After the early dismissal announcement came from District 300, we decided that we should probably follow suit and cancel our Preschool Information Night program this evening due to the weather conditions. That being said, we fully intend on holding the program next Tuesday, January 29, 2019 from 6:30-8:00pm. Sorry for…

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Preschool Information Night

Is your child almost ready to start preschool? Preschool Information Night is your chance to compare preschool programs, talk one-on-one with local preschool teachers, and find the perfect fit for your family. The event will be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 and you can drop in anytime between 6:30-8:00 pm for the opportunity…

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