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This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Grades K-2: TAKE-AND-MAKE

All Day 9/13 - 9/24
Children, Elementary
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Elementary
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 27
Event Details:
Grades K-2: Animal Mobile Create a floating menagerie for your bedroom with these supplies. Each kit contains materials for a craft or project kids can do at home (with caregiver supervision). Register online and then stop to pick up your kit b...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Toddler/PreK: TAKE-AND-MAKE

All Day 9/13 - 9/24
Children, Birth to PreK
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Toddler/PreK: DIY Liquid Chalk Mix simple ingredients to make your own liquid color, then see what you can create on the sidewalk. Each kit contains materials for a craft or project kids can do at home (with caregiver supervision). Register onl...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Story Time Dance Party in the Sun

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Birth to PreK
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
All ages w/caregiver Meet us outside to bop to the beat and share some stories! Families are asked to move and groove in their own dance areas, set apart for social distancing. BALibrary lawn. Register one name per family. Safety precautions wi...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Virtual Escape Room - Video Game Escape

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Children, Elementary, Middle School
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Elementary, Middle School
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Grades 3 – 6  You’re trapped in a video game. Work together to find the clues, solve the puzzles, and level up to escape. Register. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Virtual Programs

Registered participants will receive an email with a link to join the virtual program. Programs can be accessed from a computer, tablet, or mobile phone. First-time participants may need to download and run the free software upon joining a program. For this reason, we recommend joining a few minutes early.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Watch now on YouTube! Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Watch now on YouTube! Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Firefly Family Theater Presents: The Forest Chorus

9:30am - 10:15am
Children, Birth to PreK, Elementary, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK, Elementary, Everyone
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Event Details:
All ages w/caregiver Join Spark as she prepares for the annual Forest Festival. This interactive show includes puppets and music for a fun, social-emotional learning experience. Please bring your own blanket. Register. Safety precautions will b...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Firefly Family Theater Presents: The Forest Chorus

10:30am - 11:15pm
Children, Birth to PreK, Elementary, Everyone
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK, Elementary, Everyone
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 57
Event Details:
All ages w/caregiver Join Spark as she prepares for the annual Forest Festival. This interactive show includes puppets and music for a fun, social-emotional learning experience. Please bring your own blanket. Register. Safety precautions will b...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Watch now on YouTube! Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Watch now on YouTube! Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual Story Time Shorts

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Tune into our YouTube Channel for quick rhymes, songs, and movement activities, then follow along with at home. New videos added throughout the month. Head to youtube.com/ YSAtBALibrary. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Story Time in the Sun

9:45am - 10:15am
Children, Birth to PreK
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
All ages w/caregiver Stories, songs, and rhymes in nature! Families are asked to sit together on provided blankets, set apart for social distancing. Register one name per family. Safety precautions will be in place for youth and adult outdoor p...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Story Time in the Sun

10:30am - 11:00am
Children, Birth to PreK
Registration
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Lawn
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
All ages w/caregiver Stories, songs, and rhymes in nature! Families are asked to sit together on provided blankets, set apart for social distancing. Register one name per family. Safety precautions will be in place for youth and adult outdoor p...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teaching Garden Workday

9:30am - 11:00am
Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Teaching Garden
Age Group: Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults

Disclaimer(s)

Outdoor COVID Disclaimer

Safety precautions will be in place for outdoor programs including adjusted capacity and physical distancing. Masks are encouraged for ages 2 and up at outdoor programs.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Virtual All-Ages Story Time

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
This program will become available on September 27.  Stories, songs and rhymes, available when you are! Repeated viewing can help your child build confidence, comprehension, and important early literacy skills. On YouTube. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teaching Garden Workday

9:30am - 11:00am
Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Barrington Area Library
Room: BALibrary Teaching Garden
Age Group: Children, Elementary, Middle School, Teens, Adults

Disclaimer(s)

Outdoor COVID Disclaimer

Safety precautions will be in place for outdoor programs including adjusted capacity and physical distancing. Masks are encouraged for ages 2 and up at outdoor programs.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Watch Now: Story Time Shorts

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Tune into our YouTube Channel for quick rhymes, songs, and movement activities, then follow along with at home. New videos added throughout the month. Head to youtube.com/ YSAtBALibrary. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Birth to PreK" group.

Watch Now: Story Time Shorts

All Day
Children, Birth to PreK
Library Branch: Virtual Program
Age Group: Children, Birth to PreK
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Tune into our YouTube Channel for quick rhymes, songs, and movement activities, then follow along with at home. New videos added throughout the month. Head to youtube.com/ YSAtBALibrary. ...