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

 

Unless otherwise noted, registration is required for all programs. For teens entering grades 7-12.

  • 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

  • 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. 

     

  • SELF-DEFENSE Workshop
    When: Saturday, February 01, 2020 1:00 PM
    Ends on: Saturday, February 01, 2020 2:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Grades: 2nd - 8th

    This will be a FUN hands on seminar practicing physical skills and discussing self-defense awareness. Our seminar will focus on practical and easy to learn self-defense techniques that can be used to protect oneself from standing or ground positions.

    Everyone welcome, techniques can be tailored to fit the individual, anyone can defend themselves!

    Jeff Waldrom, owner of the Academy of Self Defense and Fitness and with 25 years’ experience in Martial Arts will be conducting the seminar

  • Valentine’s Friendship Necklaces
    When: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 6:45 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Grade 3rd - 8th

    Since Valentine’s Day is almost here, this is a perfect opportunity to make a Valentine’s necklace for that special someone!  We will be creating two unique necklaces, one for you and one for a friend or loved one. All Supplies will be included. 

  • DIY Ceramic Sweet Treat
    When: Saturday, February 22, 2020 11:30 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, February 22, 2020 12:15 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    Join us and have some frosty fun using embellishments and paints to sweeten up this sweet treat bank. Before you know, you will be shouting, “I scream, you scream, we all scream from having so much fun saving our pennies. Supplies will be provided.

 

Throughout the year, special programs are planned where volunteers may be needed. If you need any service hours for school or a special event please come into the library and see the youth services staff. The library does not accept court ordered volunteers.

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.