Halloween Parade October 2019 Gallery

October 30, 2019

Families joined us for our annual Halloween parade and trick-or-treating in the Library.  Enjoy all the cute costumes! For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Project Tween: Project Runway Skeletons (October 2019) Gallery

October 29, 2019

Tweens designed a fashionably spooky outfit for a miniature skeleton to wear on the runway.  Check out the spook-tacular photos! For more details, dates and times for upcoming Project Tween programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Lego Club October 2019 Gallery

October 29, 2019

Enjoy photos of kids showing off their incredible imaginations and super building skills at Lego Club this month! For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Pajamarama October 2019 Gallery

October 24, 2019

This month, Pajamarama was all about Fall!  We read books about leaves, changing weather and how animals prepare for winter, including, “The Busy Little Squirrel,” by Nancy Tafuri.  Then we created our own squirrel with a leaf tail.  Enjoy the photos!   For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The…

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Minecraft Mania October 2019 Gallery

October 24, 2019

Minecraft Mania has come to the Huntley library!  Kids entering Kindergarten through 6th grade stretched their design skills with group challenges in Creative Mode.  Check out all the fun! For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Young Rembrandts Scarecrow Expressions October 2019 Gallery

October 24, 2019

Kids grades K-6 joined us to learn how to draw scarecrows with whimsical, cartoon-like expressions, using vivid colors and personification.  They started with simple shapes, then added details, patterns and textures to bring them to life.  Enjoy the photos! For more details, dates and times for children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Book Publishing 101 (September 2019) Gallery

October 15, 2019

Sarah Natale (Mondello), book publishing professional and author of the award-winning historical fiction book, The Kiss of Death, which received a publishing contract when she was a teenager, spoke about the publication process –  including inspiration, research, the importance of editing, publication routes, and promotion – to an enthusiastic audience of adult and teen writers this past September. Please enjoy some photos from the event below:

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Randall Oaks Animals at the Library October 2019 Gallery

October 11, 2019

Families enjoyed seeing animals from Randall Oaks Zoo.  Animals included a bunny, ferret, snapping turtle and a skunk named Honey.  Enjoy the photos! For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

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Pajamarama September 2019 Gallery

September 20, 2019

This month, Pajamarama was all about Toy Story for Library Card Sign-up Month.  We read books about Buzz Lightyear, Woody and friends, including, “Old Friends, New Friends” by Bouchard, Natasha.  Then we sang, “You’ve Got a Friend in Me” and created our own Forkie character to take home.  Enjoy the photos!   For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website,…

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