Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five August 28, 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!





First Chapter Fridays – Villa Park Public Library

Friday, August 28 September 4,11,18,25, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a new online program dedicated to reading the first chapter of a different book each week! Call or register online. The link to the video will be emailed to registered participants. All children ages 9 and up are welcome to sign up–a Villa Park Public Library card is not required.


Scavenger Hunt for Teens – Des Plaines Public Library

Saturday, August 29, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come participate in a virtual scavenger hunt designed by our Teen Advisory Board! Participants will be given a list of items that they must race around their house to find. The first one to complete their scavenger hunt wins a prize. For teens in grades 7-12.



Virtual LEGO Club – Glenview Public Library

Tuesday, September 01, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Receive a new challenge each month to build with your personal LEGO collection. Turn in a photo of your creation by email to ysdepartment@glenviewpl.org by the due date to have it displayed in our digital gallery.




Preparing Your Child for the School Year – Morton Grove Public Library

Wednesday, September 02, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Get back-to-school tips, remote learning guidance, and strategies for making your child’s new school year successful in this informative Zoom presentation and Q&A session from Huntington Learning Center in Skokie. To register for this event, visit mgpl.org/events or call 847-965-4220.



Crafts-2-Go: Peg Doll Family – Cook Memorial Public Library

Monday, August 31, 9:00 am – 10:00 am
This is a take home craft. Craft-2-Go kit pick up will begin Monday, August 31 – Sunday, September 6 during library hours: Monday-Thursday 10AM-8PM, Friday-Saturday 10AM-4:30PM, Sunday 1-4:30PM. Please register children only.



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