We're excited to be working with the Village of Lake Zurich Parks and Recreation Department and the Ancient Oaks Foundation to bring you storywalks in area parks.
For locations and titles visit our Storywalk page.
Ms. Anna & Ms. Jillian present Storytime @ Home videos with all your favorite songs, rhymes & books!
Register by Friday, June 11th and Friday, June 25th and a link to view the video will be emailed to you and available for two weeks.
Pit Stop Take Home Activity Kits
Sign up for a summer-themed kit full of crafts, activities, and surprises! Due to high demand, kits require registration and are limited to Ela Area Library cardholders. Your library card number is required to register.
Registration begins Tuesday, June 1st at 9am. Kits may be picked up curbside or at the Children's Desk between June 14-30th.
For ages 0-12.
Registrations begins Sat., May 1st at 10am. Starting on May 3rd, registrants may pick up a kit containing supplies and the link to the YouTube video needed to complete the project. Space for kits is limited and for Ela cardholders only.
Gather your own supplies and join Christine online. Each class features an instructional video through YouTube and the chance to connect with the teacher and classmates on Facebook.
A link to the video is sent to your email. Registration is required.
Fox in Flowers Painting: Learn to paint an adorable fox snuggled in a field of flowers.
Get your paper and pencils ready and join Mark on Zoom for these live, interactive cartooning classes. The zoom link will be sent to your email the morning of the program.
Monday, June 14th from 1-2pm. Please register. For ages 5-12.
Weather with Ms. Anna
Bugs with Ms. Stephanie
Frogs with Ms. Jillian
Spring Animals with Ms. Anna
Butterflies with Ms. Stephanie
Colors with Ms. Anna
- A Color of His Own
- The Day the Crayons Quit
- Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes
- Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See
- Bear Sees Colors
Rain with Ms. Jillian
- Tap Tap Boom Boom
- Good Night, Little Blue Truck
- Raindrops Fall All Around
- The Little Raindrop
Flowers with Ms. Anna
Spring with Ms. Stephanie
Dinosaurs with Ms. Jillian
Toilet Paper Tubes - Ms. Anna shows you how to get creative at home with just an empty toilet paper tube, scissors, paint, and markers!
Recycled Self Portrait -Learn how to turn cardboard boxes, scissors, glue, and markers into a fun self-portrait!
Science at Home
Rainbow Skittles - Ms. Stephanie shows you what happens when you mix warm water and Skittles!