Board Game Creation Class
Thursday, November 6, 4:30 - 6 pm
Come learn how to create your own board game. We will provide beginning instruction and materials, you provide the creativity. You get to take home your projects and are encouraged to enter them into the Young Inventors Challenge on November 22 at Chicago’s Navy Pier. Register online or call 630 969 5625 to sign up.
Science Session: It's Magnetic
Saturday, November 1, 2 - 3 pm
Experiment with magnets and answer the following questions. What types of substances are magnetic? Which breakfast cereal really contains iron? Also learn how to make a magnet float and construct a compass. Register online or call 630 969 5625 to sign up.
Monday, November 3, 7 - 8 pm
Zumba combines high energy music with unique moves for a fun workout! Wear comfortable, form-fitting clothing and athletic shoes. Register online or call 630 969 5625 to sign up.
Preparing for College: Take an ACT Practice Test
Saturday, December 6, 9:30 am – 1 pm
Many colleges use ACT test results to make decisions about college admission, course placement, and scholarship awards. The ACT tests what you’ve learned in high school core courses. Prepare for the upcoming February 2015 ACT test by practicing to take the test! It will be offered in a simulated setting to give you the advantage of knowing what it feels like to take the actual test. The workshop is free, but registration is required.
Language Storytime: Mondays, 9/15 - 11/17, 10:15 am
Pre-readers: Tuesdays, 9/16 - 11/18, 10:15 am
Babies and Toddlers: Wednesdays, 9/17 - 11/19, 10:15 am
Music and Movement: Thursdays, 9/18 - 11/20, 10:15 am
Kids and caretakers are invited to join us for storytime this fall. On Mondays, we will read stories and interact in Spanish, Mandarin, or French, depending on the week. Preschoolers will learn about the shapes and sounds of letters. Babies and toddlers will enjoy songs, stories, and fingerplays. Kids from 0 - 6 will get moving and grooving with interactive songs. No registration is necessary!
Check out an iPad or drawing tablet!
iPads are now available to check out with a current Westmont library card. Borrow an ebook, read emagazines, browse the web, and more.
And don't miss our new Wacom drawing tablets. Drawing, designing, and photo editing is fun and intuitive with this easy-to-use tool. Call us at 630-969-5625 for more info.