Edgebrook Branch Library – Special Events

Edgebrook Branch Library


The ECA is a proud supporter of the Edgebrook Branch Library. Located at 5331 W. Devon Ave, the library offers a wealth of entertainment and education media for the entire family.

The Edgebrook Branch Library is open Monday and Wednesday from Noon – 8 PM, Tuesday and Thursday from 10 AM – 6 PM, and Friday and Saturday from 9 AM – 5 PM.


Adult Programming


COOK BY THE BOOK DISCUSSION

One-Pan Wonders

Saturday, March 3, 2 PM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

Do you enjoy browsing through cookbooks? Do you love trying new dishes? Are you looking for new recipes to wow your family and friends? Then grab your apron and sign up for this cookbook club!

We’ll read and discuss Cook’s Country One-Pan Wonders.

Visit the reference desk for a copy of the book, and select a recipe or two to make at home and serve to your family and friends. Then we’ll all get together to dish on what worked and what didn’t.

Feel free to bring a dish to share.

Ask your librarian or click here for more information.


MASTERPIECE BOOK CLUB

Gallows View: The First Inspector Banks Novel
by Peter Robinson

Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 6:30 PM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

Are you a lifelong fan or new to MASTERPIECE, MASTERPIECE THEATER and MYSTERY!?

Then please join us as we host one of these outstanding literary works. Copies of the book are available at the reference desk.

Refreshments will be provided.

Ask your librarian or click here for more information.


Children’s Programming


CHICAGO CHESS KIDS

3rd Saturday of each month, January to April, 9:30-11:00 AM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

Each chess session begins with an instructor giving a lesson on chess strategy/tactics, and the remainder of the session is reserved for practice games. For ages 6 yrs. & up.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or click the date for more information.

Ask your librarian or visit chipublib.org for more information.


LITTLE READERS

Book Club

Saturday, February 24, 10:15 AM • Edgebrook Library, 1st Floor Conference Room

Join your very own book club for a shared story, light conversation and a fun activity. We will discuss Frog And Toad Are Friends by Arnold Lobel.

Copies are available at the reference desk.

For Ages 5-8.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or click here for more information.


ARTISTS IN TRAINING

Story Time & Craft

Tuesdays, March 13, 27 and April 3, 10, 17, 24, 10:30 – 11:15 AM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

Join us for a fun-filled program of stories, songs and action rhymes, and after story time, your artists in training will create something magnificent using a variety of art supplies. This program is the perfect place for your toddler to discover their inner artist.

For ages 18 months to 3 years.

Registration is required.

Please email the branch at edgebrook@chipublib.org
or call (312) 744-8313 to register.

Space is limited.

Ask your librarian or visit chipublib.org to register.


T.G.I.F. STORY TIME

Fridays, March 9, 23, April 6, 13, 10:30 – 11:00 AM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

30 minutes story time including books, songs, action rhymes and more!

For ages 0-5.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or visit chipublib.org for more information.


LEGO® CHALLENGES

At the Library

Saturdays, March 10 and April 14, 3:30 – 4:30 PM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

Use your imagination and creativity to complete a LEGO® challenge.

For ages 5-10 yrs.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or visit chipublib.org for more information.


STORY TIME FOR

Little Bookworms

Thursdays, March 15, 22, 29 and April 5, 12, 19, 10:30 – 11:15 AM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

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Enjoy books, songs, action rhymes, playtime and more at these programs for little bookworms.

For ages 0-2.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or visit chipublib.org for more information.


HOP LIKE A BUNNY

Story Time & Craft

Friday, March 30, 10 AM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

Join us for Easter bunny stories, songs, dancing, and play some bunny-riffic games. After story time, participants will make a bunny-themed craft.

For ages 2-5 yrs.

Registration is required.

Register here or by calling (312)744-8313 or via email at edgebrook@chipublib.org.


LITTLE READERS

BOOK CLUB

Saturday, March 31, 10:15 AM • Edgebrook Library, 1st Floor Conference Room

Join your very own book club for a shared story, light conversation and a fun activity. We will discuss Ballet Cat and the Totally Secret Secret by Bob Shea.

Copies are available at the reference desk.

For Ages 5-8.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or visit chipublib.org for more information.


MAD HATTERS

Saturday, March 17, 1:30 PM • Edgebrook Library, 2nd Floor Community Room

The Junior League of Chicago Mad Hatters are back for a fun-filled program of books, poems and songs. Hear some all-time favorite books performed, as well as books that are sure to become new favorites.

Ages 3-9.

Registration is not required.

Ask your librarian or click here for more information.


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