Fox River Grove Memorial Library Family Programs- Spring 2018

Fox River Grove Memorial Library Children's Programs- Spring 2018

Ready-Set-Fold Paper Crafts

Tuesday, March 27, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Grades Pre-K and up

Come use your paper folding skills and creativity to make a variety of crafts, including paper airplanes, origami animals, bookmarks, and more!

Early Release Day BLOCK Party

Friday, April 6, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

All ages welcome.

Join us for building fun during your afternoon off school at our Block Party using LEGOS, cups, tubes, blocks, and more. "Build it to break it" and then build it up again!

"It's Elementary!" Science & Book Club
Tuesday, April 10 @ 5:00 p.m.- Tornadoes
Grades K -4th Grade

We will have fun exploring different science topics each month. Every child will take home a topic-related book/activity. Class limit: 15.

Pixie Dust Party

Saturday, May 12, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Ages K - 4th Grade

Keep your eyes open...we're going on a fairy hunt at the Library...looking for wings, wands, and unicorns! There will be magical stories, songs, and fairy crafts to make and take home.

Patch/Brag Tag Club

Ends May 26, 2018

All ages welcome.

There are lots of patches to earn, and new this year, we have brag tags! Come in and see the new brag tags we have added to our reading incentives collection. Simply pick up a reading log of your choice at the Ask Me Desk, read books relevant to the theme, and redeem your completed log for a patch or brag tag! Have fun collecting them all.


Monday, March 19, 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.

All ages welcome.

Get a glimpse into what it's like to go on a paleontological dig with the aid of an experienced Dinosaur Fossil Hunter. Go on a mini expedition where you'll have a hands-on encounter with authentic dinosaur species like Triceratops and T-Rex. You will also investigate authentic dinosaur fossils and learn fun dinosaur facts! Bring the whole family!

District 3 Student Art Gallery Opening

Wednesday, April 4, 5:30 -7:30 p.m.

All ages welcome.

You're invited to our celebration of the arts! ARS and FRGMS student artwork will be on display at the Library the entire month of April. We are kicking it off with a Gallery Opening. Come enjoy the showcases and art activites, and meet our district art teachers, Ms. Arnold and Mr. Benrus.

Fox River Grove Middle School presents...

BROADWAY in FRG with Legally Blonde, Jr.

Saturday, April 7, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

All ages welcome.

Join us for a sneak peek to meet the actors, watch them run some scenes, and sing songs! There will be time for Q & A with the director and a sing-a-long for all. In the great words of Elle Woods, "This is going to be just like senior year, only funner!"

Family Marshmallow Challenge

Friday, May 4 @ 6:30 p.m.

Register as a family.

Are you a family of engineers? Creative problem solvers? Competitive folks? Or just love spending time together? No matter which, you will have a blast working together at our Family Marshmallow Challenge! The task is simple: in eighteen minutes, each family must build the tallest free-standing structure out of limited materials. Aside from the all-important bragging rights, the family with the tallest structure will win a prize! All materials will be provided.