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Events for January 30, 2016 - February 18, 2016

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January 2016
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Groundhog Day Storytime

January 30, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Oak Brook), 297 Oakbrook CEnter
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Join us Saturday, January 30 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime celebrating Groundhog Day! At this Storytime we will feature two titles Groundhog's Dilemma and Groundhog Day Off.   

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February 2016

Millions of Snowflakes by Mary McKenna Siddals

February 1, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Monday, repeating until February 15, 2016

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 15, 2016

Kohl Children’s Museum, 2100 Patriot Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026 United States
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Story Time takes place every Monday at 11 a.m. and every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Walk into the pages of a different book every two weeks with our interactive storytelling led by Museum professionals. February 2, 7, 9, & 15: Millions of Snowflakes by Mary McKenna Siddals How many snowflakes do you think fall from the sky? Where do they fall on you? Can they fall on your nose, head, or your toes?

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Free

Silly Wonderful You Storytime

February 6, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Oak Brook), 297 Oakbrook CEnter
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Saturday February 06, 2016 11:00 AM From bestselling author Sherri Duskey Rinker and award-winning artist Patrick McDonnell comes this funny and tender love letter from a parent to a child. Silly Wonderful You expresses how life is so new and different and filled with love with a little one around. Join us for Storytime and activities on Saturday, February 6 at 11:00AM.

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A New Story and a Classic Story About Crayons

February 10, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Oak Brook), 297 Oakbrook CEnter
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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A classic story of imagination that has enchanted children for more than 60 years, Harold and the Purple Crayon Never Gets Old. We'll also share a brand new crayon story with some very important lessons.

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$10

Love Bugs

February 12, 2016, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cantigny Park, 1S151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189 United States
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Love is in the air! Get ready for Valentine's Day with your little love bug! We will read stories, make a craft, and special Valentine Day cards. When all the crafting is complete, we will share a special Valentine treat! Friday, February 12 | 10am-11pm 3-5 years, with adult $10 per child, no parking fee Registration required

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Free

Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime

February 13, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Oak Brook), 297 Oakbrook CEnter
Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States
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Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday, February 13 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow.

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We Like to Move by Elyse April

February 17, 2016, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 29, 2016

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Monday, repeating until February 29, 2016

Kohl Children’s Museum, 2100 Patriot Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026 United States
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Story Time takes place every Monday at 11 a.m. and every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Walk into the pages of a different book every two weeks with our interactive storytelling led by Museum professionals. February 17, 22, 24 & 29: We Like to Move by Elyse April Come and discover all the fun activities we can do while we exercise. We can swim, climb, roll and much more.

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Free

Nature Story Time

February 18, 2016, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Trailside Museum of Natural History, 738 Thatcher Ave
River Forest, IL 60305 United States
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Nature-inspired stories with a craft and snack. Ages 3–6 with adult.

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