Holidays @ GBPL 

 

 February  


  

 

Make Your Own Valentine
Main Library - Story Room South
Monday, February 5 @ 6 – 8 pm

Grades 4-8. Create personalized Valentines using stamps, punches and other craft supplies.

 

 

 

Valentine Crafts
Rakow Branch - West Corridor
Saturday, February 10 @ 10 am – Noon

Make adorable gifts and cards for the one you love and see a Cricut® demonstration. Please Register.

 

 

 

Family Valentine Tea
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms
Saturday, February 10 @ 10 or 11:30 am

Ages 3-6. Celebrate Valentine's Day with musician Laura Doherty followed by a treat and a craft. Registration begins January 2 in person at the Registration Desk or by phone at 847-429-4597.

 

 

 

Mardi Gras Family Celebration
South Elgin Branch
Sunday, February 11 @ 1 – 3 pm

 Come learn about Mardi Gras and create a family craft together. Enjoy the festivities, fun and food. Please Register.

 

 

 

Sweets for your Sweetheart
Main Library - Studio 270
Wednesday, February 14 @ 5 – 7 pm
South Elgin Branch
Monday, February 19 @ 3 – 5 pm

Grades 9 -12. Stop in and make your own candy by experimenting with candy melts.

 

 

 

Chinese New Year Celebration
Rakow Branch
Saturday, February 17 @ 1 – 3 pm

Join us for a celebration and activities for Chinese New Year. 

 

 

Meet Abraham Lincoln NS
Rakow Branch - Shales Living Room
Monday, February 19 @ 11 am – Noon

Spend Presidents' Day with Abe Lincoln! Questions encouraged. Please Register.