For more information about what's going on in the Children's Department, check out our Events for Kids page.
LEGO Train Show
The Northern Illinois LEGO Train Club is back! Stop in and see an amazingly unique display of scenes - city, space, castle, Star Wars, Harry Potter - all linked by trains. This is one event that you won't want to miss, no matter what your age. No registration required.
Saturday, April 22 10am-3:30pm
Sunday, April 23 12:00noon-3:30pm
Do you want to give back? Philanthropists of all ages from toddlers to adults are invited to work on volunteer projects that help locally and globally. This month join us to make cards to distribute to our local heroes in May for National Police Week and International Firefighters' Day. No registration is required.
Sunday, April 23 2:00-3:30pm
It Takes a Village: Parent & Tot Meetup
Bring your young child and connect with other parents in the community! Share stories, resources, & tips as you navigate the challenges of parenting. Grab some coffee and enjoy adult conversation as the little ones play! Just drop in; no registration is required.
Monday, May 8 9am
Activities for Children