Activity Guide Spring/Summer 2019 - Page 61

EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAMS & EVENTS WITH THE LIBRARY Pete the Cat StoryWalk® Held at Prairie Path Park Age: All Help Pete the Cat unveil the new StoryWalk® book at Prairie Path Park! There will be giveaways, cute photo ops, and lots of cat hugs! StoryWalk® 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. This event is in partnership with the Glen Ellyn Public Library. In case of inclement weather, the event will take place in the Youth Department at the Library. (jm) T-REXPLORERS Dino Hour in the Park DAY DATE TIME FEE Held at Lake Ellyn Park/Boathouse Su May 11 10:30am-11:30am FREE Age: 3-5 with Adult Bring your little one for an hour of dinosaur discovery fun! They will see and touch real dinosaur fossils, listen to a story, make a craft to take home and dig in the sand to assemble dinosaur puzzle pieces. They’ll even get to sit on our Triceratops Sarah (Playschool’s Kota) for a fun photo! So much fun packed into an hour, don’t miss this fun summer program! Instructor: T-Rexplorers. Min/Max: 6/12. (jr) CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 114246 Th July 11 4:30pm-5:30pm $30/$45 114247 Th July 11 6pm-7pm $30/$45 STICKY FINGERS COOKING Summer Reading Ice Cream Social 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) DAY DATE TIME FEE M June 10 7pm-8:30pm FREE Storytime in the Park See Table Below for Locations Sticky Fingers Cooking Class Held at Spring Avenue Recreation Center Age: 4-6 Students will prepare and eat healthy, globally-inspired recipes all while learning to cook in a fun, engaging and real-world way! Our Chefs will reinforce kitchen skills associated with our weekly recipes and emphasize each area of cooking – terminology, ingredients and fun nutrition facts. We will practice measurements, use a wide array of cooking utensils all while preparing the freshest ingredients. Instructor: Sticky Fingers Cooking. Min/Max: 8/12. (jm) Age: All Come out to your favorite neighborhood parks for stories, music and movement with the Glen Ellyn Park District and Public Library. Don’t forget to bring a blanket and bug spray! Each week we’ll explore a different theme of books and music. These events will run weather permitting. (jm) DAY DATE LOCATION TIME FEE Tu June 18 Surrey Park 7pm-7:30pm FREE Tu June 25 Stacy Park 7pm-7:30pm FREE Tu July 2 Newton Park 7pm-7:30pm FREE CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE Tu July 9 Glen Ellyn Manor 7pm-7:30pm FREE 113962 F May 3-June 14 10am-11am $135/$202 Tu July 16 Spalding Park 7pm-7:30pm FREE 113964 F July 12-Aug. 16 10am-11am $135/$202 Tu July 23 Lake Foxcroft Park 7pm-7:30pm FREE 61