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  • Welcome to the 6th Grade!
    When: Monday, June 05, 2017 11:00 AM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at The Middle

    You’ve waited long enough, new 6th graders. Attend a party at the library and enjoy pizza and snacks while discovering all that The Middle offers. Students entering grades 7-8 are also invited to attend.
  • Ice Cream Social
    When: Monday, June 05, 2017 7:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Second Floor of the Library

    Celebrate the beginning of the library's summer reading program with an ice cream sundae, ice pop or fresh fruit at the 11th Annual Ice Cream Social. 

    Join the fun at 7:15 pm on the 2nd floor of the library where kids and adults will be wowed as various objects fly through the air during Jason Kollum’s Comedy Variety Juggling & Balancing Show.
  • Middle School Volunteer Orientation
    When: Wednesday, June 07, 2017 11:00 AM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Youth Program Room

    Volunteers will check the condition of books, help staff prepare for programs, and tidy up the Youth Department.Enjoy a pizza party at the end of summer as a thank you for your help. Applications must be completed and returned by Wednesday, June 7. For more information and an application, contact Christina Keasler, Middle School Librarian, at 630-790- 6736 or ckeasler@gepl.org.
  • Bloxels Workshop Series
    When: Wednesday, June 07, 2017 3:30 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at The Middle

    Learn the fundamentals of Bloxels, a software that allows users to design their own video games. Make a completely new video game with custom players and play your friends’ creations. For grades 6-8.
  • 3D Printing Open Lab
    When: Thursday, June 08, 2017 7:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Computer Lab

    Learn about 3D printing at this all-ages open lab and then work to create your own project. Use of 3D software is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Projects will be available for pick up at a later date.
  • Virtual Reaility Showcase
    When: Saturday, June 10, 2017 1:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Second Floor Lounge

    Enter the revolutionary world of 3D gaming. Experience impossible scenarios, immerse yourself in your favorite game, or visit a new country. Sign up to try Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR in 15-minute sessions on a first-come, first-served basis. Parent signature required on Virtual Reality Waiver for 18 and under. Waivers available at the 2nd Floor Information Desk or gepl.org/waivers.