Upcoming events at the North Aurora Library
Jun 08, 2016 08:53AM
By Neighbors Magazines
Stories & STEAM
Thursdays, June 16–July 21 • 6:30-7:15pm
All ages. Exploring with their senses helps kids learn more about their world! Nurture your child’s development through early literacy and sensory activities and play aimed at ages 2-5. Dress to get messy! Drop in or register online for a reminder.
Kids & Families:
Sat., June 18 • 1–2pm
For K–5 and families. Show off your cupcake decorating skills! Compete against others to create the best looking cupcake. Bragging rights will of course be awarded to the winner.
Get into the Groove with Moves
Fridays, June 24 and July 22
Ages 3–5 • 10–10–45am
Gr. 1–3 • 11–11:45am
If you have a child who’s a little Mover, come join Moves Dance Studio for a FREE class! Registration required.
Fridays, June 24 • 1–2pm
For children and teens. An adaptive dance program for individuals with all types of disabilities. Students express themselves exploring and engaging in creative movement, musicality and more! Presented by Moves Dance Studio. Registration required.
Tweens & Teens:
Sun., June 12 • 2–4pm
Gr. 4–12. Love the Harry Potter books? Want to try your skills at Quidditch? We are combining our Tween and Teen bookclubs for a fun afternoon of everyone’s favorite wizard sport!
Thurs., May 26 & Mon., June 27 • 6–8pm
Gr. 6–12. Come to the library and hang out with your friends. We’ll have the Wii U out to play games, craft supplies, or you can simply chill.
Teen Advisory Board
Applications available June 1–Aug. 15. Students entering grades 6–12 are welcome to join TAB! Earn volunteer hours and get your say in teen and library activities.
Programs for Adults:
AARP Smart Driver Safety
Thurs., June 16 & Fri., June 17 • 12:30–4:30pm
(8 hour course, 2 sessions)
Refresh your driving skills, learn to adjust to age-related changes, and operate vehicles more safely. Class is four hours each day; both sessions must be completed to qualify for insurance carrier’s discount. Cost $20 (AARP members $15) Bring membership number and cash or check made out to AARP on the first day of class. Arrive 15 minutes early for registration. Space is very limited; register in advance. For adults.
Basic Microsoft Word 2010
Mon., June 20 & 27 • 6:30–8:30pm (attend both sessions)
Discover how easy it is to learn the basics of Microsoft Word 2010 for work and home. Handouts and laptops provided. You must come to both sessions. Space is very limited. Register in advance. For adults.
Thurs., June 23 • 6:30–8:30pm
Learn how to collect, search for, and organize pins, and make your own boards to use and to share. Handouts and laptops provided. Space is very limited. Register in advance. For adults.
Book Discussion Groups:
Messenger Evening Book Discussion Group
Meets first Thursday of the month
Starts promptly 7–8:30pm
Morning Coffee Break & A Book
Meets fourth Tuesday of the month
Starts promptly 10:30–11:30am
¡Gratis! Inglés Conversacional para Hispanohablantes!/Conversational English for Spanish Speakers
Wednesdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 • 7–8pm/miércoles, junio 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 • 7–8pm
Le damos la bienvenida para que vegan a nuestro grupo y para mejorar sus habilidades de hablar Inglés. Por favor, regístrese con anticipación @messengerpl.org o por teléfono. Se proporcionarán bebidas./We welcome you to come to our group and improve your English speaking skills. Please register in advance, online or call 630-896-0240. Refreshments will be served.