Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five August 14, 2020

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five at home things to do for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Make some memories!

For more great family events, see Oaklee’s  calendar of events!





Super Saturday: Animal Quest – Mount Prospect Public Library

Saturday, August 15, 11:00 am – 11:30 am
For all ages. Crawl, swim, or hop over to your device and pretend to be an animal along with the others you’ll see during this live animal presentation! Get up close and personal virtually with Daphne the skunk and other fascinating creatures while hearing about what they eat and other incredible facts.


Summer Reading for All Ages – Northbrook Public Library

Friday, August 14 – 16
This summer, when you “dig deeper” into reading, you can earn a donation to the Northfield Township Food Pantry and have the chance to win great prizes from local businesses. We have a Summer Reading program for all ages (birth – adult)!


Chicka Chicka Baby on Zoom – Elmhurst Public Library

Saturday, August 15, 22, 29, 9:30 am – 9:50 am
Join Kids’ Library staff and other families on Zoom for songs and rhymes perfect for infants. You’ll be able to view other families online as we sing and play. Register to get Zoom invitation link.




Virtual Drop-In Small Wonders – Side Street Studio Arts

Tuesday, August 18, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Side Street Studio Arts is bringing your favorite Drop-In Small Wonders programs to your home! Starting, June 2, every Tuesday you can join our amazing artist-educators (who miss you all so much) live on Facebook for some fun in-home creativity.



Craft Along with Creativebug: Collage – Wheaton Public Library

Monday, August 17, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Follow collage artist Danielle Krysa as she demonstrates how to select, cut, and combine found images. We will have fun creating new scenes and imaginative compositions using pictures from magazines.



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