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Children & Families

Celebrate our Summer Reading Challenge theme, "Read, Renew, Repeat" with these titles for children & families.

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Reads for Children & Families

Looking for a good book to read?

Look no further!

Here are reads for children & families handpicked by your favorite librarians and sorted by your favorite genres, ranging from read-aloud picture books to middle grade novels. Also find a variety of highly-acclaimed books from national and state award lists.

Books for Children & Families
Looking for a good book to read?
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Children Event Series

Ongoing events throughout the year

We offer ongoing events for children and families. Event offerings may vary by season, but there are always a number of events available for different age groups (ranging from infants to Grade 5) and areas of interest.

Upcoming Events for Children & Families

Croakin' Around

Today, 11:00am

Science & Nature
Pre-K & Kindergarten
Families
Elementary School Age

Family Activity Night

Today, 6:30pm

STEAM and Maker Projects
Families

Bookmobile @ Tinley Park Farmers Market

Today, 8:00am

Bookmobile/Outreach
Pre-K & Kindergarten
Middle School Age
Families
Elementary School Age
Adult

Father's Day Craft

Tomorrow, 10:30am

Arts & Crafts
Pre-K & Kindergarten
Families

Stories in the Park @ Lewis Park

Mon June 17, 10:15am

Storytimes
Bookmobile/Outreach
Families

Preschool Stories

Tue June 18, 10:00am

Storytimes
Pre-K & Kindergarten

Bouncing Babies

Tue June 18, 11:00am

Storytimes
Babies & Toddlers

Tales for Twos

Wed June 19, 10:00am

Storytimes
Babies & Toddlers

Preschool Stories

Wed June 19, 11:00am

Storytimes
Pre-K & Kindergarten

Stories in the Park @ Kelly Park, Orland Hills

Wed June 19, 6:30pm

Storytimes
Bookmobile/Outreach
Families