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This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
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Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
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Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only. Interested in learning to play the violin? Join Bill Smith online Wednesdays at 1pm. The program will teach students the basics of playing the violin and reading music. No previous experience is needed to join, bu...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Thursdays at 4pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Saturday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Saturday at 4 pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Tuesdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, and...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, an...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only. Interested in learning to play the violin? Join Bill Smith online Wednesdays at 1pm. The program will teach students the basics of playing the violin and reading music. No previous experience is needed to join, bu...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Thursdays at 4pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Saturday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Saturday at 4 pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Tuesdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, and...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, an...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only. Interested in learning to play the violin? Join Bill Smith online Wednesdays at 1pm. The program will teach students the basics of playing the violin and reading music. No previous experience is needed to join, bu...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Thursdays at 4pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Saturday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

SMARTcrafts

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Forest Green - Children's Area
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Early Literacy, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Come join us Saturday afternoons at 2 pm to explore arts, crafts, and STEM subjects here in the library!  From paper crafts to baking soda volcanos, there's no telling what we might be doing.  Good for all ages ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Family Movie Time

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Join us in the children's area to watch a movie. All movies will be G or PG. You are welcome to bring treats to eat during the movie. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Saturday at 4 pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Kid's Royal Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Though we may weep with the Little Mermaid or celebrate with the tortoise, we can learn from their trials and triumphs. Join us as we read and explore the enchanting worlds of fables and fairy tales together. Ages 6-11 ...