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This page is for kids in Pre-K through 5th grade.
All programs are free, open to the public, and most require registration.
Please call the library at 815-786-8308 with any questions.
PLEASE NOTE: All programs are subject to change and/or cancellation. To stay updated, please join the appropriate text group for each program.  

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Flight Frenzy: The Great Paper Plane Challenge
July 12th | 1:30 – 2:30pm

Calling all young aviators to put their folding skills to the test and unleash their creativity in crafting the most aerodynamic and stylish paper planes. With prizes awaiting the highest flyers, come soar with us and see whose paper plane will reach new heights! No registration required. Ages 8 - 13.

MapMakers Junior
July 26th | 1:30 – 2:30pm

Embark on a journey of imagination as you design your very own map! Let your creativity soar as you sketch out lands unknown, mark hidden treasures, and chart the paths of adventure. Whether you dream of mystical kingdoms, alien planets, or fantastical worlds, this blank canvas is yours to transform. So, gather your compass, unfurl your imagination, and let the mapping begin! No registration required. Ages 6 - 12

Sign Language Course
Every Monday in August | 10:30 – 11:00am

Did you know that 97% of early childhood teachers and speech pathologists agreed sign language could benefit early development? Join our 4-session course with Mrs. Kinsey and learn sign language along with your little one! Through fun and interactive readings, songs, and playtime, we’ll spark communication, connection, and creativity in young learners! Ages 3 - 5. Registration required.

August Take and Make
August 14th | Library Hours

Drop in to the library for a fun back-to-school craft you can create here or at home! All Ages

Storytime with Sparky
August 22nd | 10:30 – 11:00am

Listen to a story with Sparky and our friends from the Sandwich Fire Department! Ages 3 - 8. Registration requested 

Pirate Party
September 19th | 4:30 - 5:30pm

Ahoy Mateys! Join us in celebrating National Talk Like a Pirate Day! Come in and listen to a story with Captain Hook and Peter Pan. There will be games, crafts, and even some pirate-worthy snacks! Ages 4 - 12. Registration is required. The first 12 to register will go home with a pirate goody bag filled to the brim with treasures!

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Sandwich Public Library District

925 South Main Street, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
Phone: 815-786-8308  |  Fax: 815-786-9231

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