Aug
23
Tue
Lego Mania
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Aug
25
Thu
August Art Projects
Aug 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
EVENING YOGA
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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EVENING YOGA

Unwind, Release and Reset!

This all-level yoga practice provides opportunities to build strength and flexibility in mind, body and spirit! This candlelit setting invites you to release stress from your week and wind down to a deeper state of calm as you prepare for your evening! This event is free and participants are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat. Register below. Spots are limited! Email bschott@bourbonnaislibrary.org with questions.

Aug
27
Sat
Pembroke Day 145 years strong
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pembroke Day 145 years strong

Come celebrate Pembroke day with food, craft, jewelry vendors, and activities for children and adults.

 

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Vlamingen, Friezen, en Hollanders- into Kankakee and Iroquois”
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Aug
28
Sun
Pembroke Day 145 years strong
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pembroke Day 145 years strong

Come celebrate Pembroke day with food, craft, jewelry vendors, and activities for children and adults.

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/1096105581117798/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22search_results%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark_search%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D

Aug
30
Tue
Greeting Cards Workshop
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sep
3
Sat
Electromagnetic & Basic Motors
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

 

Saturday, September 3     1:00 P.M.Kids in 4th grade and up can have fun creating a train using batteries, copper wires, and magnets. This program is led by Mr. William.

Sep
7
Wed
Smooth Fusion Open Mic
Sep 7 @ 4:32 pm – 5:32 pm
Smooth Fusion Open Mic is an event where all different styles of performing art are welcome. From griots to singers, spoken word artists and so much more. All are welcome and encouraged to share or just bring the family to enjoy some clean entertainment.
This event is FREE and will be held in the 4th Floor Auditorium.

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/425031152383471/534707074749211/?active_tab=discussion

Smooth Fusion
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Smooth Fusion

Smooth Fusion Open Mic

6:00pm – 8:00pm,The Kankakee Public Library –  Fourth Floor AuditoriumSmooth Fusion Open Mic is an event where all different styles of performing art are welcome. From griots to singers to spoken word artists, all are welcome and encouraged to share. If performing isn’t your jam, just bring the family to support these creators and enjoy some clean entertainment. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Wright at Twilight
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us at The B. Harley Bradley House at twilight for an evening with Musicians Lupe Carroll & Misti Kohl and Artists Robin Neumann & Mysi Carroll.
Tickets can be purchased online and at Moon Cookie Gallery in Downtown Kankakee. Tickets are $10/person. Each ticket includes a glass of wine/water and a bag of popcorn for you to enjoy!
We encourage you to bring your lawn chair and picnic blanket to relax on our lawn.
Essential Smoothies will be on location as well with sample smoothies for purchase.
{Rain date September 22, 2022}
https://www.facebook.com/events/382675787345842?active_tab=about
Sep
8
Thu
Kankakee Kultivators
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Thursday, June 9, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm,Fourth Floor Auditorium This month’s presentation is Part Two of the Saga of a Shade Garden: Shade Plants and Design Considerations (How to develop your own shade garden). The Kankakee Kultivators is a local garden club that promotes the beautification of its community.  They organize annual garden walks, give gardening advice, host guest speakers, and so much more. For more information on the Kankakee Kultivators, visit https://www.facebook.com/kankakeekultivators/

Sep
9
Fri
Bingo With the Books
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bingo With the Books

Friday, August 12, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Fourth Floor AuditoriumWho doesn’t love Bingo?! Come in from the heat for some good old-fashioned fun with sweet treats, fun prizes, and new friends. Ken and Carol are your hosts every second Friday of the month.

KVTA’s Always… Patsy Cline
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday, September 9th at 7 pm
Saturday, September 10th at 7 pm
Sunday, September 11th at 2 pm
More information can be found at:
https://www.kvta.org/always-patsy-cline
https://www.facebook.com/events/537171641539095?active_tab=about
Always…Patsy Cline
Sep 9 @ 7:32 pm – 8:32 pm

The show’s title was inspired by Cline’s letters to Seger, which were consistently signed “Love ALWAYS… Patsy Cline.”

Showtimes:

September 9-11, 2022

Location:

KVTA Black Box Theatre, 1 Stuart Dr, Kankakee, IL 60901

Tickets:

Coming July 2022!

Sep
10
Sat
KVTA’s Always… Patsy Cline
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday, September 9th at 7 pm
Saturday, September 10th at 7 pm
Sunday, September 11th at 2 pm
More information can be found at:
https://www.kvta.org/always-patsy-cline
https://www.facebook.com/events/537171641539095?active_tab=about
Always…Patsy Cline
Sep 10 @ 7:32 pm – 8:32 pm

The show’s title was inspired by Cline’s letters to Seger, which were consistently signed “Love ALWAYS… Patsy Cline.”

Showtimes:

September 9-11, 2022

Location:

KVTA Black Box Theatre, 1 Stuart Dr, Kankakee, IL 60901

Tickets:

Coming July 2022!

Sep
11
Sun
KVTA’s Always… Patsy Cline
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday, September 9th at 7 pm
Saturday, September 10th at 7 pm
Sunday, September 11th at 2 pm
More information can be found at:
https://www.kvta.org/always-patsy-cline
https://www.facebook.com/events/537171641539095?active_tab=about
Always…Patsy Cline
Sep 11 @ 7:32 pm – 8:32 pm

The show’s title was inspired by Cline’s letters to Seger, which were consistently signed “Love ALWAYS… Patsy Cline.”

Showtimes:

September 9-11, 2022

Location:

KVTA Black Box Theatre, 1 Stuart Dr, Kankakee, IL 60901

Tickets:

Coming July 2022!

Sep
12
Mon
Parenting Teen Parents @ 515 E North St, Bradley, IL
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/375677071323271/375677094656602/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22search_results%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark_search%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D

 

 

Spill the Tea(n) @ Jumpstart Program
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This a group for teen parents to come together, talk about their babies, build friendships, and encourage their child’s development.
2nd Monday of the Month.
5pm-6pm. Snacks provided
Jumpstart Office
515 E North St. Bradley
https://www.facebook.com/events/1068837290335268/1114957632389900/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D
Fall Luminaries
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Fall Luminaries Adult Craft Night Monday, September 12at 6:30 P.M.  We will utilize Mason Jars and acrylic paint to create a luminary to use in your fall décor.

Sep
16
Fri
Books With Baby
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Sep
17
Sat
Fall Glitter Leaves
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Adult Craft Night Saturday, September 17 at 1:00 P.M.  Using pages from an old paperback book, we will create glittery leaves to use for the Fall Decorating season

Sep
18
Sun
Route 102 Car Show @ 310 Main St NW, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2310, United States
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Car Show and Fundraiser for The Grow Center & Blessings in a Backpack. $20 per vehicle entry donation. Awards for Best of Show, People’s Choice and Top of Class (Classic, Muscle, Motorcycle, Custom, Truck/Van). Split the Pot Drawing, Live Entertainment, Concessions and FUN Zone for children with inflatables and games. Lot open for Registration 10:00AM-1:30PM for entries. Judging at 2:30PM and Awards at 3:30PM.
Check out the mission of The Grow Center at www.thegrowcenter.org and Blessings in a Backpack at www.bibrvc.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/318697696955215/318697713621880?active_tab=about
Sep
22
Thu
Acrylic Painting Pouring
Sep 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Teens, let your creativity flow! This easy and relaxing painting technique is a perfect way to take a break from the hustle. Snacks and supplies are provided. Register on our website. Email svankley@bourbonnaislibrary.org to go on a waitlist if the program is full.

 

Acrylic Paint Pouring

Sep
23
Fri
Books With Baby
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Sep
30
Fri
Books With Baby
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Oct
6
Thu
Smooth Fusion
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Smooth Fusion

Smooth Fusion Open Mic

6:00pm – 8:00pm,The Kankakee Public Library –  Fourth Floor AuditoriumSmooth Fusion Open Mic is an event where all different styles of performing art are welcome. From griots to singers to spoken word artists, all are welcome and encouraged to share. If performing isn’t your jam, just bring the family to support these creators and enjoy some clean entertainment. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Oct
7
Fri
Books With Baby
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Oct
8
Sat
DIY Lava Lamps
Oct 8 @ 1:00 am – 2:00 am

DIY Lava LampsSaturday, October 8 at 1:00 P.M.  Discover how to make your own Lava Lamp using a wine bottle, oil, and a coloring agent.This program is for kids in2nd Grade and up.

Oct
14
Fri
Books With Baby
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Sleepy Hollow
Oct 14 @ 7:26 pm – 8:26 pm
Sleepy Hollow

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

A Night in Sleepy Hollow is a fundraiser for the BTPD’s Exploration Station…a children’s museum. Tickets for this fundraiser will be sold by BTPD at a later date in 2022.

The re-enactment features opportunities for many volunteers both ‘onstage’ and ‘backstage’. We would love your help in bringing this event to life. An original script has been written by Tober Corrigan (story by Josh Hedding-Hess). The staff of KVTA will be assigning roles for this production. Auditions may be requested, as needed. Completing this interest form will help the staff to determine casting based on your interests and availability.

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

SLEEPY HOLLOW INFORMATION
Oct 14 @ 7:27 pm – 8:27 pm

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

Oct
15
Sat
Sleepy Hollow
Oct 15 @ 7:26 pm – 8:26 pm
Sleepy Hollow

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

A Night in Sleepy Hollow is a fundraiser for the BTPD’s Exploration Station…a children’s museum. Tickets for this fundraiser will be sold by BTPD at a later date in 2022.

The re-enactment features opportunities for many volunteers both ‘onstage’ and ‘backstage’. We would love your help in bringing this event to life. An original script has been written by Tober Corrigan (story by Josh Hedding-Hess). The staff of KVTA will be assigning roles for this production. Auditions may be requested, as needed. Completing this interest form will help the staff to determine casting based on your interests and availability.

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

SLEEPY HOLLOW INFORMATION
Oct 15 @ 7:27 pm – 8:27 pm

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

Oct
16
Sun
Route 102 Car Show @ 310 Main St NW, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2310, United States
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Car Show and Fundraiser for The Grow Center & Blessings in a Backpack. $20 per vehicle entry donation. Awards for Best of Show, People’s Choice and Top of Class (Classic, Muscle, Motorcycle, Custom, Truck/Van). Split the Pot Drawing, Live Entertainment, Concessions and FUN Zone for children with inflatables and games. Lot open for Registration 10:00AM-1:30PM for entries. Judging at 2:30PM and Awards at 3:30PM.
Check out the mission of The Grow Center at www.thegrowcenter.org and Blessings in a Backpack at www.bibrvc.com
https://www.facebook.com/events/318697696955215/318697713621880?active_tab=about
Oct
21
Fri
Books With Baby
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Sleepy Hollow
Oct 21 @ 7:26 pm – 8:26 pm
Sleepy Hollow

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

A Night in Sleepy Hollow is a fundraiser for the BTPD’s Exploration Station…a children’s museum. Tickets for this fundraiser will be sold by BTPD at a later date in 2022.

The re-enactment features opportunities for many volunteers both ‘onstage’ and ‘backstage’. We would love your help in bringing this event to life. An original script has been written by Tober Corrigan (story by Josh Hedding-Hess). The staff of KVTA will be assigning roles for this production. Auditions may be requested, as needed. Completing this interest form will help the staff to determine casting based on your interests and availability.

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

SLEEPY HOLLOW INFORMATION
Oct 21 @ 7:27 pm – 8:27 pm

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

Oct
22
Sat
Fall Fest
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Fall FestSaturday, October 2212:00 Noon  – 2:00 P.M.Join us for a fun time featuring yard games, trunk-or-treat, a scavenger hunt, a haunted school house, and more! Halloween Costumes encouraged!
Krafty Kids with Camille @ Kankakee County Museum
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Kankakee County Museum
Krafty Kids with Camille is back with an exciting new craft, paper bag kites!Register at https://www.kankakeecountymuseum.com/book-online or call 815-932-5279.
Sleepy Hollow
Oct 22 @ 7:26 pm – 8:26 pm
Sleepy Hollow

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

A Night in Sleepy Hollow is a fundraiser for the BTPD’s Exploration Station…a children’s museum. Tickets for this fundraiser will be sold by BTPD at a later date in 2022.

The re-enactment features opportunities for many volunteers both ‘onstage’ and ‘backstage’. We would love your help in bringing this event to life. An original script has been written by Tober Corrigan (story by Josh Hedding-Hess). The staff of KVTA will be assigning roles for this production. Auditions may be requested, as needed. Completing this interest form will help the staff to determine casting based on your interests and availability.

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

SLEEPY HOLLOW INFORMATION
Oct 22 @ 7:27 pm – 8:27 pm

We are excited to announce the Kankakee Valley Theatre Association (KVTA) and Bourbonnais Township Park District (BTPD) will be teaming up to provide a spooky good time for our community! A Night in Sleepy Hollow will be returning October 14, 15, 21 & 22, 2022. We will be celebrating 30 years of this beloved Fall tradition!

 

https://www.kvta.org/btpdsleepyhollow

Oct
28
Fri
Books With Baby
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Nov
4
Fri
Books With Baby
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Nov
11
Fri
Books With Baby
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Nov
18
Fri
Books With Baby
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Nov
19
Sat
Krafty Kids with Camille @ Kankakee County Museum
Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Kankakee County Museum
Krafty Kids with Camille is back with an exciting new craft, paper bag kites!Register at https://www.kankakeecountymuseum.com/book-online or call 815-932-5279.
Nov
25
Fri
Books With Baby
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Dec
2
Fri
Books With Baby
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Dec
9
Fri
Books With Baby
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/
Dec
16
Fri
Books With Baby
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Books With Baby
Sharing stories and songs with your little one builds pre-literacy skills–and is also a ton of sweet fun! For children from birth through 18 months. No registration is required.
https://bourbonnaislibrary.org/bpl-events/books-with-baby-storytime-2/