Woodridge
Neighborhood Library

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Woodridge Maker Club

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 4:00 pm

Maker Club at Woodridge is back! Join us on the last Wednesday of every month for a crafty new maker project. We'll be trying a wide range of projects from 3D printing to painting to making our own simple circuits. Many of these will be things you can take home, and some will even be things you can eat. All projects are open to kids aged 5 and up, but please make sure you have an adult with you. Here's a list of upcoming projects: January: Dry Ice Experimentation February: Soft Circuits March: Seed Starters April: Solar Ovens
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LEGO Club

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 4:00 pm

Drop by and build during our weekly LEGO Club. Come and try something different every Thursday at LEGO Club: First Thursday - Lego Robots Second Thursday - Lego Free Play Third Thursday - All ages karaoke starts at 5:30 p.m. Fourth Thursday - Collective Design Challenge (build together - share together)  Recommended for ages 4-12.
Thursday Night Arts - Film Focus on JAZZ: Bertrand Tavernier's 'ROUND MIDNIGHT

Thursday Night Arts - Film Focus on Jazz: Bertrand Tavernier's 'ROUND MIDNIGHT

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 6:30 pm

Bertrand Tavernier's 'ROUND MIDNIGHT (1986) (Run time 133 minutes) Jazz great Dexter Gordon stars in the Oscar-nominated film depicting the friendship between an aging expatriate jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras. Full of inspired music and cameos from legendary jazz icons, 'ROUND MIDNIGHT is a pure delight. 
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Bilingual Story Time

Friday, April 26, 2019, 10:30 am

Listen to stories, sing songs and learn about other cultures with your children ages 2-5 years during our bilingual story time. Our English/Spanish story time introduces children to the Spanish language through books, rhymes and songs and doesn't assume previous knowledge of the language, so don't be intimidated.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, April 29, 2019, 10:15 am

Get up and get moving at our Baby and Toddler Story Times. These 20-to-30-minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18 to 36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, April 29, 2019, 11:15 am

Get up and get moving at our Baby and Toddler Story Times. These 20-to-30-minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities, and are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18 to 36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 6:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-to-40-minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
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Nightwriters

Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 6:30 pm

Gather your tools for quiet writing at the end of your busy day
Les Deux Noirs

Mosaic on the Move - Les Deux Noirs - Notes on Notes of a Native Son

Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 7:00 pm

The library is excited to host Mosaic Theater for a staged reading of their recent production Les Deux Noirs. Following a reading of the play, playwright Psalmeyen 24 will lead a discussion of the play and its themes.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 10:15 am

Share the fun of reading with your children, ages 3-5 years. Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-to-40-minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. 

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