Activity Guide Spring/Summer 2019 - Page 11

EVENTS Events with the Library! Free Events in Partnership with the Glen Ellyn Public Library Pete the Cat StoryWalk ® Storytime in the Park May 11 • 10:30am-11:30am Age: All. Come out to your favorite neighborhood parks for stories, music and movement with the Glen Ellyn Public Library. Don’t forget to bring a blanket and bug spray! These events will run weather permitting. (jm) Held at Prairie Path Park Age: All. Help Pete the Cat unveil the new StoryWalk® book! There will be giveaways, cute photo ops, and lots of cat hugs! If it rains, the event will take place in the Youth Department of the Glen Ellyn Public Library. StoryWalk® at Prairie Path Park is an interactive and exciting way for children – and adults – to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. Pages from the children’s book are placed on permanent signs along the walkway. Books are changed out periodically. (jm) JOIN US AT 7PM ON THE FOLLOWING DATES: Tuesday, June 18 • Surrey Park Tuesday, June 25 • Stacy Park Tuesday, July 2 • Newton Park Tuesday, July 9 • Glen Ellyn Manor Park Tuesday, July 16 • Spalding Park Tuesday, July 23 • Lake Foxcroft Park Summer Reading Ice Cream Social June 10 • 7pm-8:30pm Held at Glen Ellyn Public Library Age: All. Kick off the start of summer and Glen Ellyn Public Library’s 'Game On: Summer Challenge' with ice cream sundaes, ice pops, and fresh fruit at the library’s 13th annual ice cream social. There will also be games and entertainment for everyone. (jm) Community Game Night August 7 • 6:30pm-8pm Held at Sunset Park Celebrate the end of summer and the Glen Ellyn Public Library’s 'Game On: Summer Challenge' with giant games like Connect 4, Jenga, checkers and more! This event is open to all ages, from kids who love games to adults that are kids at heart. (jm) 11