Kids’ Corner

Drive-In Movie with Miss Jodi & Miss Nora August 2017 Gallery

Honk! Honk!  There was a traffic jam at the library…for Miss Jodi and Miss Nora’s Drive-In movie in our program room!  Kids came to the library with empty boxes and left with their car and lots of smiles.  Drive safely! 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 Paint n’ Sip August 2017 Gallery

Tweens explored their artistic side by completing this seascape sunset with sailboat paint-along project.  Many masterpieces were created! Find this and other crafty pins we’ve tried at the Huntley Library:  https://www.pinterest.com/huntleylibrary/crafty-pins-weve-tried-the-huntley-library/ Mark your calendars for September 18th from 4-7:30pm for our Project Tween Art show where you will see more projects Tweens completed this summer!  See the September newsletter for details. Project Tween is a monthly program geared for youth between 10-14 years…

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Animal Crackers Book Club August 2017

Our summer reading theme was superheroes, so this session of Animal Crackers Book Club focused on Teddy Roosevelt: Champion of parks and conservation.  Clubbers, ages 7-10, received a copy of “Who Was Theodore Roosevelt?” and read some of the book together. Then they made an animal tracks quick guide and ate some yummy animal crackers! For more details, dates and times for children’s programs, please check the Huntley Area Public Library’s official website, the print…

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Potts and Pans Concert August 2017 Gallery

Over 150 people enjoyed Chicago’s largest steelpan band at the Cosman Theater on August 2nd.  Some kids joined the band onstage and got to try out the equipment.  Check out the fun 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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Lego Club July 2017 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.

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Leaping Lizards with Dakotah Henn July 2017 Gallery

Enjoy photos of Dakotah Henn introducing families to a variety of lizards. Oh, my!! 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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Minecraft Mania July 2017 Gallery

Minecraft Mania has come to the Huntley library!  Kids entering Kindergarten through 6th grade enjoyed building themed in-game objects in this exciting program.  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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Read to a Dog July 2017 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…

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Summer Reading Program Prize Winners 2017 Gallery

Wondering who has been winning prizes for our Summer Reading Program (SRP) Reading is my SuperPower?!  Here are some of our SUPER readers. You can also see pictures of them in our hallway on the way to the Children’s area.  Keep reading and checking back to see new winners each week.

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Project Tween Paint n’ Sip July 2017 Gallery

Enjoy pictures of our popular July Project Tween Paint-and-sip project: a sunset painting. To begin, each tween started by painting their canvas all orange. Then they layered different colors of acrylic paint and lastly, topped their creation with paint dots for the sun rays. What beautiful sunsets!  Find this and other crafty pins we’ve tried at the Huntley Library:  https://www.pinterest.com/huntleylibrary/crafty-pins-weve-tried-the-huntley-library/ Project Tween is a monthly program geared for youth between 10-14 years old at the Huntley Area Public Library….

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