El Dia de los Ninos/El Dia de los Libros

Waukegan Public Library | Waukegan, Ill.

 
 

128 N. County St.
Waukegan, Ill. 60085
(847) 623-2041
www.waukeganpl.org
Date: May 4, 2014
Time: 1-3 p.m.
Cost: Free

Family festival featuring games and activities from classic and contemporary children’s books. Kids can practice for the hunger games with archery, darts, and knot tying, hunt for clues around the library like Nancy Drew, make a mask of one of the characters in Winnie the Pooh, and toss rings on Pinocchio’s growing nose. Families will also have a chance to explore the Early Learning Center Transportation exhibit and go for a ride in a caboose, fly a plane, and ride a bike. Kirby the Kangaroo, the Great Lakes Credit Union's mascot, will greet children along with Shrek and other well-known book characters. Each family will sample fresh made ice cream from La Michoacana Ice Cream parlor and take home free books.

 
 







 
 
 
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