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.

  • Bilingual Spanish Storytime
    When: Thursday, January 23, 2020 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, January 23, 2020 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.


  • Chinese Lantern Craft
    When: Thursday, January 23, 2020 3:45 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, January 23, 2020 4:30 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Do something different to celebrate Chinese New Year. Make a holiday lantern to decorate your room or to hang in a window. All materials will be provided.

  • DIY Wood Picture Frame
    When: Saturday, January 25, 2020 11:30 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, January 25, 2020 12:15 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Your inspired ideas ought to be in pictures! Now you can do it yourself and decorate a wooden frame with paints, markers, stamps, and/or stickers! Insert a photo under the glass for a thoughtful gift or keep it as a keepsake. Supplies will be provided. 

    Grade 3rd-8th

  • Toddler Time
    When: Monday, January 27, 2020 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Monday, January 27, 2020 10:30 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Children 24-35 months with a parent or caregiver

    This interactive storytime will feature short stories, puppets, action rhymes and songs!  Toddlers will develop language and listening skills as well as social interaction.

  • Rainbow and Clouds Storytime.and craft
    When: Monday, January 27, 2020 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, January 27, 2020 7:30 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Listen to some rainbow and clouds stories. Make a colorful tissue paper streamer rainbow craft. Registration is required.

    Ages 2-7 years

  • Tiny Tots Storytime Ages 6-23 months
    When: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 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
  • Read to Rover
    When: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 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.


     

  • Preschool Storytime
    When: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 10:30 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    This interactive storytime will feature short stories, action rhymes, and songs! All of these activities will help children develop language, listening, and early literacy skills, as well as social interaction.

    Children encouraged to attend independently


  • Super Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament
    When: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 7:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Come and battle it out with your favorite Super Smash Bros characters on the Nintendo Switch! While you wait and cheer on the other competitors, we will have some activity sheets for you to enjoy. 

     

  • Bilingual Spanish Storytime
    When: Thursday, January 30, 2020 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Thursday, January 30, 2020 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.


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