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This event is in the "Babies-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make & Take Crafts

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Babies-Preschool, Children, Teens
Event Details:

Stop by the library to make a summer art project and take it home!No registration required. Use the Remind Me or the Add to My Calendar buttons for a reminder.

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschool, Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Stop by the library to make a summer art project and take it home!

No registration required. Use the Remind Me or the Add to My Calendar buttons for a reminder.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request a specific accommodation, please contact the library. 

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photography

By attending library programs, you consent to be photographed or recorded for library promotional materials. Please inform a staff member if you do not wish to be photographed or recorded.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Taste Test: Sub Sandwich Battle

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Ages 11–18. Where is the best place to get a sub sandwich? Is it Jimmy John's, Jersey Mike's, or Subway? Let’s figure it out! We are going to try and compare different sub sandwich...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:

Ages 11–18. Where is the best place to get a sub sandwich? Is it Jimmy John's, Jersey Mike's, or Subway? Let’s figure it out! We are going to try and compare different sub sandwich shops to determine the best of the best. Come hungry!

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request a specific accommodation, please contact the library. 

Age Limits for Tween and Teen Programs

This program is designed for a specific age group based on developmental and social levels. Caregivers and siblings older/younger than the designated age group should not plan to attend this program.

Food

Food may be used or served in this program. If you have any concerns about food allergies or specific dietary restrictions, please speak to a Library staff member prior to the start of the program.

Photography

By attending library programs, you consent to be photographed or recorded for library promotional materials. Please inform a staff member if you do not wish to be photographed or recorded.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Advanced Crochet Class: Amigurumi

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room 1 at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Amigurumi ("crocheted or knitted stuffed toy") is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small, stuffed yarn creatures. The instructor reviews the terms and techniques, and att...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Amigurumi ("crocheted or knitted stuffed toy") is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small, stuffed yarn creatures. The instructor reviews the terms and techniques, and attendees begin with a basic sphere. Yarn and hook included.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen DIY: Hobbit/Fairy Door Wreath

Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Ages 11–18. Create with your friends this summer! Custom create your own hobbit or fairy door wreath. Registration required.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:

Ages 11–18. Create with your friends this summer! Custom create your own hobbit or fairy door wreath. Registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request a specific accommodation, please contact the library. 

Age Limits for Tween and Teen Programs

This program is designed for a specific age group based on developmental and social levels. Caregivers and siblings older/younger than the designated age group should not plan to attend this program.

Late Arrivals

This program begins promptly at the scheduled start time. Late arrivals may not be able to complete the activity with the group and may be asked to leave.

Photography

By attending library programs, you consent to be photographed or recorded for library promotional materials. Please inform a staff member if you do not wish to be photographed or recorded.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Subscription Box

All Day
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

On the 10th of each month, pick up your box with two books selected for you. Each box also includes some treats for you to keep. Turn in your box by the end of the month to be elig...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

On the 10th of each month, pick up your box with two books selected for you. Each box also includes some treats for you to keep. Turn in your box by the end of the month to be eligible for the next month's box.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request a specific accommodation, please contact the library. 

Food

Food may be used or served in this program. If you have any concerns about food allergies or specific dietary restrictions, please speak to a Library staff member prior to the start of the program.

This event is in the "Babies-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

End of Summer Foam Party!

Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Lawn at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Performance
Age Group:
Babies-Preschool, Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:

Come celebrate the end of summer with a foam party! Come prepared to be wet as you play around in this fun foam. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Library Lawn
Age Group: Babies-Preschool, Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:

Come celebrate the end of summer with a foam party! Come prepared to be wet as you play around in this fun foam. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request a specific accommodation, please contact the library. 

Photography

By attending library programs, you consent to be photographed or recorded for library promotional materials. Please inform a staff member if you do not wish to be photographed or recorded.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-In Crochet and Knit Club

Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Come relax and work on making something cozy with others who are interested in the fiber arts! All skill levels are encouraged to attend. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Come relax and work on making something cozy with others who are interested in the fiber arts! All skill levels are encouraged to attend. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

Labor Day Closure

All Day 9/1 - 9/2
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

Staff Development Day

All Day
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closed all day today for Staff Development.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closed all day today for Staff Development.

Thanksgiving Closure

11/27/2024 @ 5:00pm to 11/28/2024 @ 9:00pm
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closeing at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 27th and all day on Thursday, November 28th for Thanksgiving.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closeing at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 27th and all day on Thursday, November 28th for Thanksgiving.

Christmas Closure

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday.

New Year's Eve Closure

All Day
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The Library will be closed on December 31st for New Year's Eve.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The Library will be closed on December 31st for New Year's Eve.