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  • Homeschool Program: West Suburban Homeschool Band
    When: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:30 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Youth Program Room

    Hear a performance from the West Suburban Homeschool Band, a band founded to provide an opportunity for homeschooled students to develop their musical talents. After the performance, try the different instruments for yourself! For kids of all ages.
  • 3D Printing Open Lab
    When: Thursday, September 21, 2017 7:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Computer Lab

    Learn about 3D printing at this all-ages open lab and 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.
  • Slime Experiments
    When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 4:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Meeting Room B

    Did you know there are different ways to make slime? Experiment with a variety of ingredients and see what happens. You’ll be a professional slimer after learning all about this gooey substance. For grades 6-8.
  • Understanding Fake News
    When: Thursday, September 28, 2017 7:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Meeting Rooms A&B

    Fiction and nonfiction are not just library sections. People constantly get bombarded with unreliable information from untrustworthy sources. So how do you know what’s real and what’s fake? Learn to weed through the noise and evaluate sources for authenticity at this timely program.
  • Middle School Volunteers
    When: Wednesday, October 04, 2017 4:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at The Middle

    Help library staff prepare for programs, pull books, and perform other duties as needed. Visit gepl.org/middle-school/volunteer or contact Christina Keasler, Middle School Librarian, by phone at 630-790-6736 or by email at ckeasler@gepl.org for more information. For grades 6-8.
  • Do-It-Yourself Halloween Makeup
    When: Saturday, October 07, 2017 1:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Youth Program Room

    Learn to apply Halloween makeup — gory or glamorous — with professional makeup artist Allison Halver. Allison will demonstrate how to make wounds and prosthetic applications and offer tips on applying Halloween makeup. Allergy alert: participants will be working with latex. For grades 6-8.