Prairie Trails Public Library

8449 Moody Avenue, Burbank, IL 60459

Phone: 708.430.3688

Fax: 708.430.5596

Monday-Thursday: 9 AM - 9 PM

Friday-Saturday: 9 AM - 5 PM

 

Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise noted. Children 8 years of age or younger must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver 16 years of age or older. A Prairie Trails Library Card is required at time of signup and must be presented at time of program. An adult can sign up to three children on one adult library card.

  • Tiny Tots Storytime Ages 6-23 months
    When: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:30 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    (20 minutes story time and 10 minutes optional play time)

    Join us for an interactive lap time, with songs, dancing, toys, and books! Along with bonding with your tiny tot, they will be exposed to early literacy and language skills!

    Ages 6-23 months with caregiver
  • Parent and Me Yoga
    When: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 7:03 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Parents of Tweens and Teens come enjoy a fun, playful version of yoga, helping us laugh and bond as we work together to stretch, move, and breathe.

    Ideally one parent one child for some great one on one bonding.

    No experience necessary. Bring your own mat or one will be provided for you.

    Grades: 4th-8th

  • Bilingual Spanish Storytime
    When: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 10:30 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Children will have fun with engaging books, songs and activities.  Storytime will help build early literacy skills and help children learn Spanish through stories and music.  Niños se divertiran con libros interesantes, canciones y actividades.  El programa les ayudara fortalecer sus habilidades de aprendizaje temprano y les ayudara aprender español a base de historias y musica.

    Children 2-5 years old with a caregiver.


  • Disguise a Turkey Craft
    When: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 7:15 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Help a turkey avoid being dinner by giving him a clever disguise-----and writing a short story to go along with it. Use our materials to make and draw a creative costume for your turkey. Then write a short story to explain who your character is. Examples will be shown. Do your part to “save“a turkey!

    Grades: 3-8

     

  • Wine Cork Crafts!
    When: Saturday, November 23, 2019 11:30 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, November 23, 2019 12:15 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Make three small wine cork crafts! A keychain, magnet and paper clip holder. Use your creativity to decorate your crafts with markers. We will show an example of the crafts.

     

  • Toy Story 4: Storytime with a handmade friend.
    When: Monday, November 25, 2019 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, November 25, 2019 7:30 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Both Meeting Rooms

    Come carry me home cause’ I’m not trash! Join us in making a Forky craft. Listen to a story about how Forky realized he wasn’t trash. In addition, activity sheets and coloring pages will be given out. Registration is required.

    Ages 2-7 years 

  • Read to Rover
    When: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 8:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Improve your reading skills and make a new friend by reading aloud to a therapy dog. The dogs and handlers are from Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy. Children in grades K-6 can come and practice reading aloud to a licensed therapy dog and build the confidence needed to be successful readers. 

    This program is for children who already know how to read.

    Please sign up in person at the Youth Services desk for a 10 minute time slot.


     

  • Movie Screening: Disney’s Pocahontas (rated G)
    When: Saturday, November 30, 2019 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, November 30, 2019 12:30 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Children of all Ages and their families!

    No registration is required for this event, but space is limited.         Running time 81 minutes

    Join us in watching this classic about Disney’s sparkling heroine Pocahontas, who wonders what adventures await just around the river bend. She is joined by her playful pals, raccoon Meeko and hummingbird Flit. A chance meeting with Captain Smith leads to a friendship that will change history! Any child age 8 and under must have caregiver present in the program room.

     

Photo Release Policy
The Prairie Trails Public Library District staff may take photographs of participants, individually or in groups, attending or taking part in library programs and activities. These photographs may appear in future library publications or videos of other patrons or staff without the permission of the person(s) being photographed. If a library patron does not wish himself/herself or he/her child to be photographed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect, or consent will be assumed