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Food for Kids

All Day 7/22 - 7/27
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:

Help us make sure our kids have everything they need while school is out this summer.

All items should be NEW and unused.

Please be sure to check expiration dates on your donated items.

This event is in the "Middle Grade" group.
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Supernatural Society

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Games & Activities, Storytime, Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Middle Grade, Young Adult
Program Type: Games & Activities, Storytime, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:

We love to talk about all things spooky! 
You decide if the library is really haunted!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Play Dough Club

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Games & Activities
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Play dough is great for sensory play. 
Stop in to play with our dough and accessories. 
For ages 1-4 years.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Play Dough Club

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Games & Activities
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Play dough is great for sensory play. 
Stop in to play with our dough and accessories. 
For ages 1-4 years.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mixed Stitchers

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Knit & Crochet
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Knit & Crochet
Event Details:

Bring your own project and come knit or crochet with this fun group.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mid-Day Chair and Floor Yoga

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Health & Wellness
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:

Take a midday break and join us for some in-person yoga. Bring your own mat or borrow one from the library. Participate on the floor or seated in a chair.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:

Help us make sure our kids have everything they need while school is out this summer.

All items should be NEW and unused.

Please be sure to check expiration dates on your donated items.

This event is in the "Middle Grade" group.
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Crunchyroll Viewing Party

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Movie
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Middle Grade, Young Adult
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

Spend an afternoon watching Anime and enjoying some snacks!

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Reading
Event Details:

July 31: Last day of Summer Reading 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

BIRTH-Age 5: Register for the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Zumba

9:30am - 10:30am
Class, Health & Wellness, Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Adult, Adults
Program Type: Class, Health & Wellness, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

Una hora llena de diversión y energía, disfrutando de baile y ejercicio al ritmo de la música.

Se requiere registro. No hay costo para asistir al programa.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grade" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

LEGO Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Games & Activities
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: Children, Middle Grade, Families
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

See what you can imagine and build with our popular club! 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mixed Stitchers

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Knit & Crochet
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Knit & Crochet
Event Details:

Bring your own project and come knit or crochet with this fun group.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mid-Day Chair and Floor Yoga

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Health & Wellness
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

Take a midday break and join us for some in-person yoga. Bring your own mat or borrow one from the library. Participate on the floor or seated in a chair.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:

August 3 and August 5: Back-to-school supplies.

All items should be NEW and unused.  

Donation will go to the Immanuel-Hillside Food Pantry and distributed locally.  

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Event Details:

August 3 and August 5: Back-to-school supplies

All items should be NEW and unused.  

Donation will go to the Immanuel-Hillside Food Pantry and distributed locally.  

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Summer Reading Finale

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Reading
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Reading
Event Details:

Our summer reading finale will be a blast you won’t want to miss. We’ll have activities from 4-7 pm with a FOAM PARTY, hosted by Jason Kollum from 5-6 pm.

This event is in the "Middle Grade" group.
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Tabletop Gaming

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Games & Activities, Gaming
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Middle Grade, Young Adult
Program Type: Games & Activities, Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Come join our gaming group to play board games! We’ve played Dungeons & Dragons, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Cards Against Humanity Family Edition, and more!  

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Book Discussion

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Book Club
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:

If you have a passion for reading, or just want to make new friends check out our book discussion group.  Visitors and new members are always welcome.

Book Club meets the first Wednesday of each month at 2:00pm. 

This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Walk ‘n Wheels

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Health & Wellness, Offsite Event
Open
Registration
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Families, All Ages
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Offsite Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:

We’ll gather as a group to make our way around Eisenhower Park. Participants are welcome to walk, ride a bike, use strollers/wagons, use roller-skates, etc for our outing. Personal safety equipment will not be provided.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mixed Stitchers

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Knit & Crochet
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Knit & Crochet
Event Details:

Bring your own project and come knit or crochet with this fun group.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mid-Day Chair and Floor Yoga

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Health & Wellness
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

Take a midday break and join us for some in-person yoga. Bring your own mat or borrow one from the library. Participate on the floor or seated in a chair.

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Monday Movie Matinee

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Movie
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Adult, Adults
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

The back-to-school season is the perfect time to enjoy the original Goodbye, Mr.

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Soundbath Meditation

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Class, Health & Wellness
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Adult, Adults
Program Type: Class, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

Adults can join us to practice self-care by relaxing with sound bowls.

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Financial Caregiver Class

1:15pm - 2:30pm
Class, Learning, Finance & Legal
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hillside Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Young Adult, Adults
Program Type: Class, Learning, Finance & Legal
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Experts from Elmhurst Bank will discuss power of attorneys, fiduciary responsibilities, and an overview of trusts and estates. They’ll discuss common scams. Light refreshments will be served.