Come anytime the library is open during this week and wander the halls of the library to check out the Friends of the DeKalb Public Library's popular booksale! Find great titles for you or gifts for family and friends.
All proceeds go to funding library programs, materials and equipment. Volunteers and donations are being accepted. Please contact Jill Cutts at email@example.com for donation guidelines and volunteer information. And remember most items sell for $1.00 or less!
Get a bag of books for only a buck!
Help us clear out our sale shelves because we're hosting our monthly Buck-a-Bag Book Sale. Fill up a plastic grocery bag or an equivalent with anything from our sale shelves and pay only a dollar.
Great deals on library discards as well as recent donations, from children's books to hardcover fiction to AV items -- all these can be yours for just a Buck-A-Bag!
Local music teacher, Hannah Wood, will be entertaining you with music to get that energy flowing!
It will be a class full of singing, dancing, playing and exploring! Parents and children will experience music together through steady beats, listening, instruments (drum, rhythm sticks, and jingles), literature and movement.
This class is aimed at children 2-5 years but younger and older siblings are welcome.
Ms. Wood earned a bachelor’s degree in Vocal Performance from Moody Bible Institute and recently graduated from NIU with her Illinois State Teacher License with an endorsement in Music K-12. She has taught early childhood music classes for ages 1 1/2 -5, was an Elementary Fine Arts teacher at the International Christian School of Budapest, Hungary for four years, taught K-8 music and choir at St. Paul Lutheran School in Rochelle for two years and has been a private music teacher for over ten years. She is originally from DeKalb, and has been involved with the Northern Illinois Children’s Choir, Stage Coach and is currently employed by the NIU Community School of the Arts.
Parents! Day care providers! This is a story time with a twist! Come listen to stories, sing songs, and presentations of lively puppets in Spanish and English. Children can learn and appreciate stories, puppet plays, songs, and much more in a different language. Translations will be available.
This week we will be reading about farms!
The Library will be at the Farmer's Market today!
Stop by and see what's going on at the library while shopping for some delicious produce.
Your footprint becomes the face of this friendly horse.
This program in presented in English and Spanish.
Introductory Microsoft Word teaches the basic skills in creating, editing, and printing a word document. Editing fonts, arranging the layout, placing graphs and images, or how to “Spell Check” are just a few of the basics covered in this course.
Whether this is your first time making a document or you need a refresher lesson, this program will cover the basics to make you feel confident next time you create a bit of text. Signup online or at the Reference Desk or by calling 815-756-9568 ext. 220.
Practice reading with man’s best friend! Kids, sign-up for a 15 minute time slot to work on your reading skills and spend time with Tucker the Pomapoo!
Sign-up for your reading time slot either in person at the Youth Services Desk or by phone.
The library has acquired licensing to show movies all year round!
We will be watching: Cats & Dogs
Bring a friend and enjoy the show with some popcorn and light refreshments! There is no registration to this free event. It will be held in the lower level meeting room at the library.
Evil threatens. The world needs heroes.
Time to step up!
Adventure @ Your Library is a tabletop role-playing game program for teens. Take part in a game of teamwork and collaborative storytelling where your decisions make the difference between defeat and victory!
There are only a limited amount of spots available, so sign up now!
Refreshments are provided.
This program is open to area teens.
309 Oak Street
DeKalb, Illinois 60115