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We're Gonna Party Like It's 1818!

2018-12-07 13:00:00 2018-12-07 14:00:00 America/Chicago We're Gonna Party Like It's 1818! St. Charles Public Library

Friday, December 07
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-12-07 13:00:00 2018-12-07 14:00:00 America/Chicago We're Gonna Party Like It's 1818! Enjoy an afternoon of partying like it’s 1818 with Ellie of Ellie Presents to celebrate Illinois becoming the 21st state! St. Charles Public Library

St. Charles Public Library

Huntley Meeting Room

Enjoy an afternoon of partying like it’s 1818 with Ellie of Ellie Presents to celebrate Illinois becoming the 21st state!

Sample the food, have your silhouette made, dance the dances, and hear the music that may have played as Illinois celebrated its birthday 200 years ago.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Programs |

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St. Charles Public Library

Phone: 630-584-0076
Fax: 630-584-9262

Hours
Mon, Dec 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Sat, Dec 15 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 16 9:00AM to 5:00PM

Address
1 South 6th Avenue
St. Charles
IL 60174
Tel: 630-584-0076

St. Charles Public Library serves a population of approximately 55,092 residents of the Fox River Valley community of St. Charles, Illinois, 35 miles west of Chicago. Although connected to the city by a commuter rail line in nearby Geneva, St. Charles strives to retain its small town heritage. The Library, with a total collection of  approximately 400,000 items, offers a wide variety of information and recreational reading to meet the expectations of both the general public and local businesses. In addition, the Library maintains a full calendar of programs to both entertain and educate children and adults alike.


About the library

St. Charles Public Library serves a population of approximately 55,092 residents of the Fox River Valley community of St. Charles, Illinois, 35 miles west of Chicago. Although connected to the city by a commuter rail line in nearby Geneva, St. Charles strives to retain its small town heritage. The Library, with a total collection of  approximately 400,000 items, offers a wide variety of information and recreational reading to meet the expectations of both the general public and local businesses. In addition, the Library maintains a full calendar of programs to both entertain and educate children and adults alike.

Upcoming events

37W700 Dean St, St. Charles, IL 60175
Fri, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children are invited to hear stories at the Creek Bend Nature Center at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve.

Huntley Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 14, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Watch a recent release on the big screen!
Registration is now closed

Huntley Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Frozen (PG)

Huntley Meeting Room
Tue, Dec 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
How are you feeling?
This event is full

Carnegie Community Room
Wed, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us to play games like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride and other modern board games.

Helen Gale Story Room
Fri, Dec 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Kirsten Larson (1854)

Youth Services
Fri, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
The animals go wild!

Huntley Meeting Room
Sat, Dec 22, 9:15am - 12:15pm
The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Helen Gale Story Room
Sat, Dec 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
The animals go wild!

Mon, Dec 24, All day
Library Closed

Tue, Dec 25, All day
Library Closed

Carnegie Community Room
Thu, Dec 27, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Prove you’re the best at our monthly Super Smash Bros.Ultimate for Switch tournaments! 16-player limit.

Huntley Meeting Room
Fri, Dec 28, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
YUM!

Huntley Meeting Room
Mon, Dec 31, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Happy Noon Year!

Mon, Dec 31, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Closes Early

Tue, Jan 01, All day
Library Closed

Huntley Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 03, 9:30am - 3:30pm
FEE $45 in library district/$65 outside library district
This event is full

Huntley Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 04, 9:30am - 3:30pm
FEE $45 in library district/$65 outside library district
This event is full

Carnegie Community Room
Fri, Jan 04, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Can you nail re-creating the decorations on an edible masterpiece?
This event is full

Huntley Meeting Room
Fri, Jan 04, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Come catch a recent release on the big screen with your friends. Drinks and snacks provided. REGISTER or DROP IN.

Huntley Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
This new year, renew yourself!

Huntley Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Matilda by Roald Dahl

Helen Gale Story Room
Mon, Jan 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
This event is full

Huntley Meeting Room
Mon, Jan 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
This Program is filled with stories, music, and movement. Each week focuses on a new theme.

Helen Gale Story Room
Mon, Jan 07, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
This bilingual program shares stories, songs, and other activities in both Spanish and English. DROP IN

Technology Center
Mon, Jan 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This orientation to computers is ideal for those who have had little exposure to computers.
Registration opens Sunday, December 16 2018 at 12:00pm

Helen Gale Story Room
Tue, Jan 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which includes songs, stories, and play.

Bisbee Room
Tue, Jan 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
The Library offers two book discussion groups: Mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Huntley Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
This Program is filled with stories, music, and movement. Each week focuses on a new theme.

Helen Gale Story Room
Tue, Jan 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.

Huntley Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Energize for the New Year with this energy bite recipe.
This event is full

Huntley Meeting Room
Tue, Jan 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Every second Tuesday of the month get loud and geek out with anime, snacks, and activities! Cosplay is always welcome. DROP IN

Helen Gale Story Room
Tue, Jan 08, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, and movement. Follows the same weekly theme as the morning Drop-In Story Time.

Technology Center
Tue, Jan 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This orientation to computers is ideal for those who have had little exposure to computers.
Registration opens Sunday, December 16 2018 at 12:00pm

Bisbee Room
Tue, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Library offers two book discussion groups: Mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Helen Gale Story Room
Wed, Jan 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Interactive story time for independent children including songs, stories, and play. Children should be comfortable attending on their own.

Huntley Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
This Program is filled with stories, music, and movement. Each week focuses on a new theme.

Technology Center
Wed, Jan 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn about word processing using Microsoft Word 2016.
Registration opens Sunday, December 16 2018 at 12:00pm

Carnegie Community Room
Wed, Jan 09, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is the most comprehensive piece of tax reform since 1987 when Ronald Reagan was President.

Huntley Meeting Room
Wed, Jan 09, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Monthly Meeting of Library Board

Huntley Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
This Program is filled with stories, music, and movement. Each week focuses on a new theme.

Huntley Meeting Room
Thu, Jan 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
This small group story time is designed for children with sensory processing differences. Stories and activities will engage the senses through books, music, and movement.

Helen Gale Story Room
Thu, Jan 10, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Interactive story time for independent children including songs, stories, and play. Children should be comfortable attending on their own.

Carnegie Community Room
Thu, Jan 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Our local history and historic structures are important to telling the St. Charles story. 

Bisbee Room
Thu, Jan 10, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting

Helen Gale Story Room
Thu, Jan 10, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Let's build it!
This event is full

Technology Center
Thu, Jan 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn about word processing using Microsoft Word 2016.
Registration opens Sunday, December 16 2018 at 12:00pm

Helen Gale Story Room
Fri, Jan 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Get a little messy!
This event is full

Helen Gale Story Room
Fri, Jan 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Do you love to create works of art?
This event is full

Huntley Meeting Room
Sat, Jan 12, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Carnegie Community Room
Sat, Jan 12, 9:15am - 12:15pm
The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Carnegie Community Room
Sun, Jan 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ani Gogova’s dazzling artistic presence has been captivating audiences around the world for almost two decades.