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  • Video Games in The Middle
    When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 3:30 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at The Middle

    Come to the library after school to unwind and play video games with friends and classmates. For grades 6-8.
  • Middle School Author Dan Gemeinhart
    When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 10:00 AM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Meeting Rooms A&B

    Author Dan Gemeinhart will speak about his passion for writing, as well as about his books, including his newest book Scar Island. A Q&A session will follow with questions submitted in advance to Middle School Librarian Christina Keasler at ckeasler@gepl.org. When submitting questions, please include your contact information and which session you plan on attending. For grades 6-8. Parents also welcome to register. 

    Be sure to bring your favorite Dan Gemeinhart book to be autographed after the discussion. A representative from The Bookstore will have copies of Scar Island available for sale at the library.
  • Virtual Reality Showcase
    When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 1:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Youth Program Room

    Enter the revolutionary world of 3D gaming. Experience impossible scenarios, be immersed 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. Parents will need to sign a Virtual Reality Release Waiver for children under 18.
  • Middle School Author Dan Gemeinhart
    When: Saturday, April 29, 2017 2:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at Meeting Rooms A&B

    Author Dan Gemeinhart will speak about his passion for writing, as well as about his books, including his newest book Scar Island. A Q&A session will follow with questions submitted in advance to Middle School Librarian Christina Keasler at ckeasler@gepl.org. When submitting questions, please include your contact information and which session you plan on attending. For grades 6-8. Parents also welcome to register. 

    Be sure to bring your favorite Dan Gemeinhart book to be autographed after the discussion. A representative from The Bookstore will have copies of Scar Island available for sale at the library.
  • Middle School Volunteers
    When: Wednesday, May 03, 2017 4:00 PM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library

    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, at 630-790-6736 or ckeasler@gepl.org for more information. For grades 6-8.
  • Free Comic Book Day
    When: Saturday, May 06, 2017 12:00 AM
    Where: Glen Ellyn Public Library at The Middle

    Comic book lovers it’s your day! Stop by the library to pick up a special edition comic published specifically for Free Comic Book Day. For grades 6-8.