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

Preschool STEAM Storytime

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:45am
Tinker Youth Program Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Storytime
Age Group:
Babies-Preschool, Children
Event Details:

Explore the wonder of amusement parks with STEAM challenges for you to discover, learn, and create! This program is in partnership with the DuPage Children’s Museum.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Tinker Youth Program Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM, Storytime
Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Explore the wonder of amusement parks with STEAM challenges for you to discover, learn, and create! This program is in partnership with the DuPage Children’s Museum.

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 "Children" group.

Chalk Pastel Sunflowers

Saturday, July 20, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

For ages 9–12. Create your own sunflower-inspired pastel artwork with art teacher, Mrs. M! 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

For ages 9–12. Create your own sunflower-inspired pastel artwork with art teacher, Mrs. M! 

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.

Sun Mandalas

Saturday, July 20, 2024 at 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

For ages 13–18. Create your own sun-inspired mandala artwork with art teacher, Mrs. M! 

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: 25
Event Details:

For ages 13–18. Create your own sun-inspired mandala artwork with art teacher, Mrs. M! 

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 "Children" group.

STEAM Park: Carnival Games

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Ages 5–10 with participating adult. Explore the wonder of amusement parks with engaging STEAM challenges for you to discover and create. This program is sponsored by the DuPage Chi...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

Ages 5–10 with participating adult. Explore the wonder of amusement parks with engaging STEAM challenges for you to discover and create. This program is sponsored by the DuPage Children’s Museum.

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.

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

Busy Bee Collages (ages 3-5)

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:45am
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Age Group:
Babies-Preschool, Children
Event Details:

For ages 3–5 with caregiver. Create your own collage of busy bee art with Mrs. M!  

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies-Preschool, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:

For ages 3–5 with caregiver. Create your own collage of busy bee art with Mrs. M! 

 

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.

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 "Children" group.

Summer Zentangle Animals

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 11:15am - 12:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

For ages 6–8 with caregiver. Create your own animal artwork using the Zentangle Method with Mrs. M!  

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEAM
Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

For ages 6–8 with caregiver. Create your own animal artwork using the Zentangle Method with Mrs. M! 

 

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.

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 "Everyone" group.

Dry Ice Demonstration Station at North Aurora Days

Saturday, August 3, 2024 at 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Off Site
Program Type:
History & Culture, STEAM
Age Group:
Everyone
Event Details:

Head over to Riverfront Park for North Aurora Days on August 2–3. Visit the library’s booth for a special surprise (while supplies last). On Saturday evening, play with dry ice at ...

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: History & Culture, STEAM
Event Details:

Head over to Riverfront Park for North Aurora Days on August 2–3. Visit the library’s booth for a special surprise (while supplies last). On Saturday evening, play with dry ice at the Science Heroes’ Demonstration Station sponsored by MPL.

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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.

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, September 12, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, October 10, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, November 14, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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.

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, December 12, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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.

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.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, January 9, 2025 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, February 13, 2025 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, March 13, 2025 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, April 10, 2025 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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 "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, May 8, 2025 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Youth Services
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:

Visit Youth Services to build a Lego creation to display for all to enjoy.

For drop-in program reminders, use the Remind Me or Add to My Calendar buttons on the calendar.

 

Disclaimer(s)

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.