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Winter Book Sale

All Day 12/3 - 12/11
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Friends of the Library Public Meeting Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Book Sale
Description:
Winter Book Sale Preview Sale on Friday, December 2 Regular Sale December 3-11 ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Enjoy 30 minutes full of reading readiness, finger plays, rhymes, short stories, and songs that prepare children for school. Children are encouraged to attend story time independent of caregivers. For ages 4 to 5 years. Registr...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: 21st Century Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Join the discussion of the title The Face of a Stranger  by Anne Perry. "In this exhilarating series debut, police detective William Monk must solve the mystery of his own past. His name, they tell him, is William Monk, and he is a London ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Kids, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Fun Learning!
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Whether a new or on-going tradition, children of all ages will be delighted with this holiday activity!  We will supply one gingerbread house per family and ideas for decorating.  You supply the fun and creativity.  Adult super...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music & Movement

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Fun Learning!, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Come spend 30 minutes with Miss Sue in our musically rich environment, singing, dancing, and listening to stories. For ages 1-5. Registration is required. Registration for this program closes at 4:00 p.m. on the Wednesday before each event.&n...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music & Movement

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Fun Learning!, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Come spend 30 minutes with Miss Sue in our musically rich environment, singing, dancing, and listening to stories. For ages 1-5. Registration is required. Registration for this program closes at 4:00 p.m. on the Wednesday before each event.&n...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Friends of the Library assembling Holiday Gift Book Kits for pick-up between December 12th and 23rd.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: 21st Century Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Use
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Friends of the Library Public Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Mini Photo Album: Learn an easy method for creating an album out of patterned papers and cardstock. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Join Shauna Sever, cookbook author, TV and radio contributor, and daughter of the great Midwest, for this special Illinois Libraries Present holiday season event. Shauna will share her love of food, baking, and some tips to make your holiday gatherin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

9:30am - 10:15am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Friends of the Library Public Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Class/Workshop, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Chair Yoga is a gentle introduction to yoga, designed for seniors and adults struggling with mobility. Local yoga instructor Marie Bridges will walk you through poses you can use to help maintain flexibility, breathe more deeply, and sleep more sound...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Senior Moments

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Friends of the Library Public Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Join us at our Holiday Party! Celebrate the holidays with some fun festivities! Enjoy music, food, friendly conversation, and more. Attendees are also welcome to take part in the annual white elephant gift exchange. Who knows what treasures you mi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Young@Heart Book Group

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: 21st Century Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
A book club for young adult (YA) fiction readers who are 18 and older. Book discussion group meets every month on a Thursday evening at 6 PM. Sign up begins one month in advance of each session. Books may be checked out at the time of registration. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Registration
Location: Off Site
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Fun Learning!
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Ring in the new year with this fun-filled kit.  This kit contains everything you need for your own New Year's Eve party at home.  Make a party hat, 2023 glasses, and more!  Celebrate the coming of 2023 with a cocoa toast.  We'll s...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music & Movement

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Fun Learning!, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Come spend 30 minutes with Miss Sue in our musically rich environment, singing, dancing, and listening to stories. For ages 1-5. Registration is required. Registration for this program closes at 4:00 p.m. on the Wednesday before each event.&n...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music & Movement

10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Kids
Program Type: Fun Learning!, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Come spend 30 minutes with Miss Sue in our musically rich environment, singing, dancing, and listening to stories. For ages 1-5. Registration is required. Registration for this program closes at 4:00 p.m. on the Wednesday before each event.&n...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Fun Learning!
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Come ready for adventure, as you and your party explore the Lost Mine of Phandelver! New and experienced players welcome. We will go over game mechanics as we discover the immersive world of Dungeons & Dragons in our ongoing monthly group. Yum...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Fun Learning!, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Take a much-needed break from the hustle and bustle of December and spend some time with your family at the library. Wear your ugly holiday sweater and join us for a screening of "The Grinch" (2018), where we will enjoy this update on a classic and e...

Christmas Holiday

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
Branches:
Cherry Valley Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed on Saturday and Sunday, December 24 & 25, for the Christmas Holiday. The drive-up book return will be open at all times for item returns. ...
Branches:
Cherry Valley Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed on Monday, December 26 in observance of the Christmas Holiday. The drive-up book return will be open at all times for item returns. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

MarioKart Tournament

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Location: Cherry Valley Public Library District
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Fun Learning!, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Do You have the need for speed?  Join us for a race to the finish line and watch out for those bananas and turtle shells during a MarioKart tournament! Popcorn will be served. For ages 7-11. Registration is required. Registration closes on Tuesd...
Branches:
Cherry Valley Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed on Sunday, January 1 for New Year's Day. The drive-up book return will be open at all times for item returns. ...
Branches:
Cherry Valley Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed on Monday, January 2 in observance of New Year's Day. The drive-up book return will be open at all times for item returns. ...