Dinosaur Discoveries! July 2019 Gallery

T-Rexplorers joined us after hours at the Huntley library to discover clues that prove the existence of dinosaurs.  We looked into the world of dinosaur science straight from the Cretaceous Period.  Kids ages 5-12 held fossil types from numerous species and got a glimpse of what it’s like to go on a Paleontological dig.  Enjoy the photos! For more details, dates and times for upcoming children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official … Read more

Animal Crackers Book Club Scrapes with Snakes July 2019 Gallery

This month for Animal Crackers Book Club, Tom Henn visited and brought Butter, an albino Burmese python.  Kids aged 7-10 joined us for an hour of fun activites, a snack and interesting discussion about snakes.  They also went home with a free book.  Enjoy the slithering 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 … Read more

Pajamarama July 2019 Gallery

This month, Pajamarama was all about royalty!  We had Miss Huntley Deepa Dhillon and Miss Lake in the Hills Victoria Vargas visit.  We read books about knights and princesses, including, “Not All Princesses Dress in Pink,” by Jane Yolen.  Then we created our own wand to take home.  Enjoy the magical 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 … Read more

Lego Club June 2019 Gallery

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.

Spanish Story Time June 2019 Gallery

Families with children ages 2 through grade 2 are coming to the library for songs, stories and conversation in Spanish!  This story time is brought to you by the teachers and parents of District 158 Dual Language program.  Muy bien! For more details, dates and times for Spanish Story Times, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print or online copy of the library’s newsletter The Whole Story.

Read to a Dog June 2019 Gallery

Enjoy photos of this month’s Read to a Dog! Read to a Dog is a monthly program for families at the Huntley Area Public Library.  The volunteer animals are licensed therapy dogs and are accompanied by their owners for the program.  Families sign up for a fifteen minute time slot.  Readers can bring a book from home or choose one from the library. Visit the library to meet one of our volunteer licensed therapy dogs!  For more … Read more