Car-Dun-Al Dog Obedience Demo

Enjoy this dog obedience presentation on the library’s back lawn. Feel welcome to bring chairs or blankets to sit on and a picnic if you like. For all ages. If weather is uncooperative, we’ll reschedule. If you’re unsure, call 847.669.5386  ext. 26. Drop in. Find out more about the program and other Car-Dun-Al events here

Teen Tuesdays – July

Enjoy a new activity on the following Tuesday afternoons at the library during the summer. Registration required for all Teen Tuesday programs, call (847-669-5386 ext. 21) For grades 6-12   Get Wild with Perler Beads Tuesday, July 7 • 2 – 3 p.m. Make creative creatures with Perler (fusable) beads.  Add magnets to make ‘em stick to lockers, refrigerators, and other surfaces. Registration required. Frankentoys! Tuesday, July 21 • 2 – 3 p.m. Yes, disassemble!  … Read more

Red Cross Babysitting

Learn how to care for children of all ages, basic first aid and rescue breathing techniques, and other valuable babysitting skills. The $50 class fee includes a Babysitter’s Training Handbook, Emergency Reference Guide, CD ROM, and babysitting certificate. Please pay cash, credit or check (made out to the Huntley Area Public Library) at registration. Participants should bring a lunch. Optional: Bring a baby doll (if you have one) for diapering practice. Registration required (847-669-5386 ext. … Read more

Back to School Bucket List

Tell us what you’d like to accomplish before you head back to school in August – adventures you’d like to have, places you’d like to go, things you’d like to do.  Submit your bucket list at the Information Desk (or online at for a chance to win a prize that will sweeten the end of the summer. One winner will be chosen and contacted the first week of August from lists received. For grades … Read more

Wildlife Safari

Find the animals hiding in the library. Pick up a species checklist (with clues!) at the Information Desk and return your completed list for a chance to win an animal-themed prize. Checklists must be received by July 31, 2015. One winner will be drawn from entries received. For grades 6-12.