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Wildlife Citizen Scientist

Grades 3-8

2019-10-04 16:00:00 2019-10-04 17:00:00 America/Chicago Wildlife Citizen Scientist St. Charles Public Library

Friday, October 04
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-04 16:00:00 2019-10-04 17:00:00 America/Chicago Wildlife Citizen Scientist Celebrate World Animal Day by helping scientists research and classify animals through the website Zooniverse. St. Charles Public Library

St. Charles Public Library

Technology Center

Celebrate World Animal Day by helping scientists research and classify animals through the website Zooniverse.

AGE GROUP: | Middle School | Elementary |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM |

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St. Charles Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Oct 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 25 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Sat, Oct 26 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 27 12:00PM 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

Tue, Oct 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Tue, Oct 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Wed, Oct 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Services
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Wed, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
Learn how to buy and sell on eBay.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
China and the U.S. are the world’s two largest economies. China and the U.S. spend more on their militaries than any other country.

Thu, Oct 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Services
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Thu, Oct 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Middle schoolers get the chance to play several different video games on the Library's game systems.

Thu, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
Learn how to buy and sell on eBay.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 24, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
The right mix of spooky and fun stories to get even the littlest of ghouls giggling. End the evening with Halloween-inspired s'mores. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Register

Fri, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
The sensational marriage of Mexican artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera fascinated their contemporaries in the United States and south of the border.
This event is full

Fri, Oct 25, 2:30pm - 7:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase great books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks and more at bargain prices while supporting the Friends of St. Charles Public Library.

Fri, Oct 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
See how Art and Science go together to make amazing Art projects! Check out awesome ways to learn all about the world of Science using Art!
This event is full

Fri, Oct 25, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Youth Services
Stop by and build with KEVA planks. Make crazy structures or see if you can build the tallest tower!

Sat, Oct 26, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase great books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks and more at bargain prices while supporting the Friends of St. Charles Public Library.

Sat, Oct 26, 9:15am - 12:15pm
Carnegie Community Room
The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Sun, Oct 27, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase great books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks and more at bargain prices while supporting the Friends of St. Charles Public Library.

Sun, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
Come and enjoy an afternoon of classical guitar with Brad Conroy!

Mon, Oct 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Services
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Mon, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Play, sing, dance, and move with us!

Mon, Oct 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
Learn additional spreadsheet features including: graphing, more functions, cell notes, templates, and protection.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Oct 28, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Business Librarian Chris Flood welcomes TUG Career Services.

Mon, Oct 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
Get one-on-one help filling out the FAFSA or college applications.

Tue, Oct 29, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Tue, Oct 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
The year 2019 marks the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death.

Tue, Oct 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Oct 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Wed, Oct 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Wed, Oct 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Planning a holiday get together? Holiday appetizers have never been easier.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Thu, Oct 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Fri, Nov 01, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Bring a blanket, your dinosaur friends and some snacks! The Library Dinosaur will be stopping by to visit and take pictures.

Fri, Nov 01, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Technology Center
You spit in the tube, mailed it to Ancestry, and now you have your AncestryDNA® results...what do they mean? How do you get more out of that list of DNA Matches?
This event is full

Fri, Nov 01, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Youth Services
Stop by and build with KEVA planks. Make crazy structures or see if you can build the tallest tower!

Sat, Nov 02, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Join us to read stories about people from diverse backgrounds; best for ages 4 to 8 with caregiver.

Sun, Nov 03, 12:00pm - 4:30pm
Youth Services
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Mon, Nov 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Mon, Nov 04, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Play, sing, dance, and move with us!

Mon, Nov 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Have some fun learning about how to cook and prepare yummy recipes with Chef Ruth Ann Seney.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Youth Services
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Mon, Nov 04, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!
This event is full

Mon, Nov 04, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Tue, Nov 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Tue, Nov 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 05, 4:00pm - 8:30pm
Youth Services
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Tue, Nov 05, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Learn to decorate awesome 80s-inspired cupcakes from a professional baker.

Tue, Nov 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
This orientation to computers is ideal for those who have had little exposure to computers.

Tue, Nov 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Everyone has heard of Ancestry, but there are other big databases for genealogy research. They all share search capabilities as well as have their own unique merits.

Wed, Nov 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Wed, Nov 06, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn how to buy and sell on eBay.

Wed, Nov 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Use your imagination to design your own LEGO creations and see them on display in the Library!

Wed, Nov 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week! Compete with your friends and race to victory! Watch out for blue shells.

Wed, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
This orientation to computers is ideal for those who have had little exposure to computers.

Thu, Nov 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Thu, Nov 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Nov 07, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn how to buy and sell on eBay.

Thu, Nov 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Have some fun learning about how to cook and prepare yummy recipes with Chef Ruth Ann.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 07, 4:00pm - 8:30pm
Youth Services
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Thu, Nov 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room A
Discuss titles written by people of all different backgrounds about all kinds of experiences.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room B
For kids’ literature lovers, get together with other adults to discuss children’s literature from diverse voices.

Thu, Nov 07, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Bisbee Room
Meeting

Thu, Nov 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Join SCORE Mentor Larry Bussow to learn more about the Business Model Canvas.

Fri, Nov 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Hear a story and make some art!
This event is full

Fri, Nov 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Come and create your own works of art inspired by history's great artists!
This event is full

Fri, Nov 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Fri, Nov 08, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Youth Services
Stop by and build with KEVA planks. Make crazy structures or see if you can build the tallest tower!

Fri, Nov 08, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!
This event is full

Fri, Nov 08, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Sat, Nov 09, 9:15am - 12:15pm
Huntley Meeting Room
The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Sat, Nov 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Sat, Nov 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Sat, Nov 09, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Sat, Nov 09, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Help us celebrate International Games Week!

Sun, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
The St. Charles Public Library is thrilled for the return of Chicago jazz vocalist Petra van Nuis.

Mon, Nov 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Mon, Nov 11, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Play, sing, dance, and move with us!

Mon, Nov 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
This Veterans Day, we honor those who served in our armed forces.

Mon, Nov 11, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Business Librarian Chris Flood welcomes TUG Career Services.

Mon, Nov 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
This class is designed for people new to iPads / iPhones.

Tue, Nov 12, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bisbee Room
The Library offers two book discussion groups: Mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Tue, Nov 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Tue, Nov 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 12, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn how to create useful spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel.

Tue, Nov 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
Every second Tuesday of the month get loud and geek out with anime, snacks, and activities! Cosplay is always welcome. DROP IN

Tue, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
This class is designed for people new to iPads / iPhones.

Tue, Nov 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bisbee Room
The Library offers two book discussion groups: Mornings at 10:00 a.m. and Evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Wed, Nov 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Wed, Nov 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Children are invited to hear stories at the Creek Bend Nature Center at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve.

Wed, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Meet the Ozobots!

Wed, Nov 13, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn how to create useful spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel.

Wed, Nov 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
This class is designed for people new to Android devices.

Wed, Nov 13, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Monthly Meeting of Library Board

Wed, Nov 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Carnegie Community Room
The year 2019 marks the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 14, 7:30am - 9:00am
Huntley Meeting Room
Meeting

Thu, Nov 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Thu, Nov 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Nov 14, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bisbee Room
Meeting

Thu, Nov 14, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Huntley Meeting Room
We will learn by doing! This is an interactive program where participants will work together on a different concept each month.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Just for Middle Schoolers! Nani?!

Thu, Nov 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Technology Center
This class is designed for people new to Android devices.

Thu, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
World War II marked the first time Americans could hear about a global war through radio.

Fri, Nov 15, All day
Library is closed due to In Service Day

Mon, Nov 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Mon, Nov 18, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Play, sing, dance, and move with us!

Tue, Nov 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Lapsit story time for parents/caregivers and children, which include songs, stories, and play. Simple sign language will also be covered.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Tue, Nov 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Helen Gale Story Room
Interactive story time for children and their parents/caregivers, which include songs, stories, and play time.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Carnegie Community Room
How could two misanthropic brothers who never left home, were high school dropouts, and made a living as bicycle mechanics have figured out the secret of manned flight?

Tue, Nov 19, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn additional spreadsheet features including: graphing, more functions, cell notes, templates, and protection.

Tue, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
This program is filled with stories, music, movement, and a special bedtime snack. Pajamas are encouraged!

Tue, Nov 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
This cooking program will explore the preparing, making, and tasting the five mother sauces.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Wed, Nov 20, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Behind the Scenes Library Tour, by director Edith Craig

Wed, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Technology Center
Learn additional spreadsheet features including: graphing, more functions, cell notes, templates, and protection.

Wed, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Come create your own beautiful arts & crafts masterpiece in our open crafts session!

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Carnegie Community Room
Join us to play games like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, and other modern games.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Huntley Meeting Room
Find the right preschool for your child.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Huntley Meeting Room
This program is filled with stories, music and movement.

Thu, Nov 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
Join us for an extra wiggly story time followed by a time to play with other children and meet other caregivers. Designed with sensory differences in mind, and open to all.

Thu, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Helen Gale Story Room
We will learn by doing! This is an interactive, independent program where students grades 1-3 will work together to create and learn.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Huntley Meeting Room
People of all abilities -- and their families, friends, and caregivers -- are invited to socialize and play cards and board games in a relaxed setting.

Thu, Nov 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bisbee Room
Great Decisions is America’s largest discussion program on world affairs.