Project Tween: Sketch a Bird of Prey (July 2015) Gallery

Whoo-whoo? Project Tweens is who!  They practiced their drawing skills using a live Barred Owl model brought to us by the McHenry County Conservation District in the Sketch a Bird of Prey class.

Read to a Dog July 2015 (Gallery)

Enjoy photos of this month’s Read to a Dog.  Everyone is smiling! 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 … Read more

Story Time with Miss Jodi June 2015 (Gallery)

Enjoy photos from Story Time with Miss Jodi from June 2015.  Storytime is most weeks on Wednesday and Thursday at 10 or 11 am. 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. Story Time with Miss Jodi June 2015  

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Pajamarama July 2015 (Gallery)

We were really looking forward to the Stuffed Animal Sleepover!  Children dropped off their stuffed animals on Monday for a sleepover, then came to Pajamarama on Tuesday.  We read stories about sleepovers, including “Sleepover with Beatrice and Bear”, and sang and danced with our animals. Each child received a small album of pictures of their animal.  And each stuffed animal went home with a “I survived Stuffed Animal Sleepover 2015!”  Enjoy pictures of the stuffed … Read more

Monkeying Around at the Library July 2015 (Gallery)

Enjoy photos from Monkeying Around at the Library.  This fun-filled family event was held on the library lawn.  There were monkeys, rabbits and spiders, oh my! 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. Monkeying Around at the Library July 2015 (Gallery)  

Car-Dun-Al Dog Obedience Demo July 2015 (Gallery)

Families enjoyed watching the Car-Dun-Al Dog Obedience Demo on the library lawn. Everyone had a “barking” good time! 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. Car-Dun-Al Dog Obedience Demo July 2015 (Gallery)

Brookfield Zoo Giraffes July 2015 (Gallery)

Enjoy pictures from when Brookfield Zoo came to tell us all about giraffes.  Why are they head and shoulders above the rest?  The children did activities to see how they “measured up”! 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. Brookfield Zoo Giraffes July 2015 (Gallery)

Alina Celeste Concert June 2015 (Gallery)

Families enjoyed the Sing Like a Bird concert by Alina Celeste at the Cosman Center.  This event was sponsored by HAPL along with Parent Tot of School District 158. 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. Alina Celeste Concert June 2015 (Gallery)

Lego Club June 2015 (Gallery)

Enjoy photos from our Lego Club in June 2015. Kids showed off their incredible imaginations and super building skills. Lego Club is a monthly program at the Huntley Area Public Library.  Lego Club has continued to be so popular we have two sessions each month, one at 5:30pm and another at 6:30pm.  Usually this program takes place on the last Monday of the month. It is geared toward families of 5-12 year olds. A volunteer offers the kids a … Read more