Make and Take Valentine's Day Celebration Tuesday, February 5, 4 p.m. Ames II Be my Valentine! Students in grades 1-5 can join us and celebrate Valentine's Day. We will play Bingo, learn new crafting techniques and create cool projects to take home. CLPL cardholders. Registration required.
Chinese New Year Party, Grades 1-4 Friday, February 15, 1:30 pm Storytime I & II It's the Year of the Pig! Come celebrate Chinese New Year with us and participate in our annual Dragon Parade.
Saturday Block Party Saturday, February 16, 10:00 am Ames II Join our day-long celebration of blocks! Come build at the Library. There will be blocks of all shapes and sizes for you to use to create buildings, vehicles, bridges, roads or whatever you can design.
Library storytime at the Fresh Thyme Market, 5340 Northwest Highway, Crystal Lake. Registration is required using the Crystal Lake Public Library calendar. Children will receive a healthy, nut-free snack when the storytime is over. Register here.
Lead Out Loud - Grades 9-12 Tuesday, February 5, 7:00 pm Ames II Interested in leadership? Join our no-stress group to talk about leadership in our lives and how to be better leaders in our community. This is a collaborative program with D155. Grades 9-12.
Resumes & Job Tips for Teens Wednesday, February 13, 7:00 pm Ames II Registration Required. Stand out as a job applicant and get hired. Learn about tools and tips to make your resume professional and attractive, and prepare for all aspects of landing a job.
Practice ACT Test Monday, February 18, 1 p.m. Ames II Registration Required. Take a stress-free sneak peek at the ACT with a free practice test hosted by The Princeton Review. Bring: #2 pencils & a calculator.
DIY Pixel Art - Grades 6-8 Wednesday, February 27, 4 p.m. Ames II School is out! Design and create pixel-style art with perler beads! We'll bring the supplies, you bring the creativity.