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Indoor StoryWalk: Penguin & Pinecone

Monday, January 31, 2022
Crete Public Library District
Take a stroll INSIDE the library for this indoor StoryWalk!
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Indoor StoryWalk: Be a King

Monday, February 28, 2022
Crete Public Library District
Take a stroll INSIDE the library for this indoor StoryWalk!
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Toddler Time

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Foster your toddler’s early literacy development with kits designed just for them! Ms. Rebecca’s Toddler Time Kits include hands-on activities, rhymes, and a themed book list all designed to nurture skills such as communication, alphabetic knowledge, and fine motor skills. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 2-3.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Preschool Art Play

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Develop school-readiness skills while stimulating creativity, learning art concepts, and having fun! Ms. Bethann’s Preschool Art Play Kits cultivate important skills such as vocabulary use, fine motor skills, and sequential thinking. Kits include an art activity, fingerplays, and a themed booklist for your preschooler. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 4-5 in preschool.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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STEAM: The Science of Shrinky Dinks

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District
In this STEAM kit, we’ll combine art & science while making some fun shrinky dink charms! Parent supervision is required for this program.

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Babies & Books

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Early literacy activities for babies help to promote language development, problem-solving skills, comprehension, and more! Ms. Kathy’s Babies & Books Kits include an interactive activity and resources to guide parents in supporting their baby’s early literacy development. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 0-23 months.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Take & Make Kit: Faith Ringgold Quilt

All Day
Crete Public Library District
Looking for a fun activity to do? Pick up a Take & Make Kit to bring home and start creating! Take & Make Kits will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Kits will be located at the Youth Services Reference Desk.
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Take & Make: Basquiat Crowns

All Day
Crete Public Library District
Looking for a fun activity to do? Pick up a Take & Make Kit to bring home and start creating! Take & Make Kits will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Kits will be located at the Youth Services Reference Desk.
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Creative Crafts: Paper Beads

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Are you looking for a unique craft to express your creativity? Creative Crafts are perfect for you! This monthly program features a variety of innovative craft projects designed for children in K-5th grade. 


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Toddler Time

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Foster your toddler’s early literacy development with kits designed just for them! Ms. Rebecca’s Toddler Time Kits include hands-on activities, rhymes, and a themed book list all designed to nurture skills such as communication, alphabetic knowledge, and fine motor skills. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 2-3.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Registration is open

Preschool Art Play

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Develop school-readiness skills while stimulating creativity, learning art concepts, and having fun! Ms. Bethann’s Preschool Art Play Kits cultivate important skills such as vocabulary use, fine motor skills, and sequential thinking. Kits include an art activity, fingerplays, and a themed booklist for your preschooler. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 4-5 in preschool.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Registration is open

Babies & Books

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Early literacy activities for babies help to promote language development, problem-solving skills, comprehension, and more! Ms. Kathy’s Babies & Books Kits include an interactive activity and resources to guide parents in supporting their baby’s early literacy development. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 0-23 months.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Take & Make: Alma Woodsey Thomas Bird Collage

All Day
Crete Public Library District
Looking for a fun activity to do? Pick up a Take & Make Kit to bring home and start creating! Take & Make Kits will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Kits will be located at the Youth Services Reference Desk.
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Copycat Artists: Circles

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Learn the techniques and creations of famous artists with Ms. Bethann’s Copycat Art Kits! Not only will the kits include the supplies and directions to recreate famous works of art, they will also include resources to learn more about the artists. Register to reserve your kit!


This kit is for children in grades Kindergarten-5th.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Toddler Time

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Foster your toddler’s early literacy development with kits designed just for them! Ms. Rebecca’s Toddler Time Kits include hands-on activities, rhymes, and a themed book list all designed to nurture skills such as communication, alphabetic knowledge, and fine motor skills. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 2-3.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Registration is open

Preschool Art Play

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Develop school-readiness skills while stimulating creativity, learning art concepts, and having fun! Ms. Bethann’s Preschool Art Play Kits cultivate important skills such as vocabulary use, fine motor skills, and sequential thinking. Kits include an art activity, fingerplays, and a themed booklist for your preschooler. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 4-5 in preschool.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Registration is open

Babies & Books

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Early literacy activities for babies help to promote language development, problem-solving skills, comprehension, and more! Ms. Kathy’s Babies & Books Kits include an interactive activity and resources to guide parents in supporting their baby’s early literacy development. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 0-23 months.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Take & Make: Paul R. Williams Architecture Craft

All Day
Crete Public Library District
Looking for a fun activity to do? Pick up a Take & Make Kit to bring home and start creating! Take & Make Kits will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Kits will be located at the Youth Services Reference Desk.
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Registration is open

Toddler Time

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Foster your toddler’s early literacy development with kits designed just for them! Ms. Rebecca’s Toddler Time Kits include hands-on activities, rhymes, and a themed book list all designed to nurture skills such as communication, alphabetic knowledge, and fine motor skills. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 2-3.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Registration is open

Preschool Art Play

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District

Develop school-readiness skills while stimulating creativity, learning art concepts, and having fun! Ms. Bethann’s Preschool Art Play Kits cultivate important skills such as vocabulary use, fine motor skills, and sequential thinking. Kits include an art activity, fingerplays, and a themed booklist for your preschooler. Register to reserve your kit. Make sure to register for new classes each month!


This kit is for children ages 4-5 in preschool.

Kit must be picked up within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in kit being given to the next person on the waiting list.

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Registration is open

STEAM: Straw Engineering

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Crete Public Library District
In this kit, build some amazing structures using straws and out special connectors! You can be an architect, just like Iggy Peck!.
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