October Events at EPL

Teen DIY : Spooky Dreamcatchers

Saturday, October 18, 3-4 pm, The Loft, Main Library
Come out and craft a dreamcatcher to ward off the evil spirits of Halloween. Bring along any beads, feathers or other small trinkets you’d like to weave in the middle but otherwise, all materials will be provided. Grades 6-12. Please register.

An Evening With G. Neri and Jesse Joshua Watson

altaltMonday, October 20, 7-8:30 pm, Community Room, Main Library

Join us for a wonderful evening with author of Yummy, Ghetto Cowboy, Chess Rumble, Knock Out, G. Neri and illustrator of Ghetto Cowboy and Chess Rumble Jesse Joshua Watson. Both author and illustrator will be discussing their books, writing/illustrating process, answering questions and G. Neri will be signing books. Recommended for grades 5 and up, adults welcome.

Special thanks to our partners; District 65, Foundation 65 and the Bookstall at Chestnut Court

October Family Nights at the Library


October brings five great evening events in the Children’s Department.These working-parent friendly events are intended for young children and the whole family is welcome! Get the library habit started early and come back often. Research shows that early reading successes translate to success in school and beyond.

Thursday, October 16 at 7 pm
Family Jammie Time

Monday, October 20 at 6:30 pm
Young and the Restless: Storytime and Singalong for Infants, 1 and 2 Year-Olds

Thursday, October 23 at 7 pm
Family Lego Night

Monday, October 27 at 6:30 pm
Halloween Storytime and Craft (Registration required for this event. Please call 847-448-8610.)

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