CAC Calendar

Sep
19
Sun
Art in the Park
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/873431126629722/?active_tab=discussion

 

Car Shows for Blessings in a Backpack
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Car Shows for Blessings in a Backpack
Three summer car shows to benefit Blessings in a Backpack River Valley Communities.
Registration $10
Awards
50/50 drawing
concessions
entertainment
cruise Bourbonnais (pending)
https://www.facebook.com/events/393365055449486/
Sep
21
Tue
Kankakee Art League Welcomes You!
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytime
Sep 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Sep
23
Thu
Adult Craft Night
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Adult Craft Night
Thursday, September 23
6:00 P.M.

Get out of the house and join us for a fun night of creating.
Other Dates:
October 11
November 15
December 20

Sep
24
Fri
Book Sale
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Book Sale
The Bourbonnais Public Library is hosting a book sale Friday, September 24, 10-3, and Saturday, September 25, 10-3 (Bag Sale $5.00). Proceeds from the sale will go towards library programs and services. We are now accepting donations for the sale. Donations exclude encyclopedias, magazines, VHS tapes, and textbooks.
More info here
Sep
25
Sat
Book Sale
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Book Sale
The Bourbonnais Public Library is hosting a book sale Friday, September 24, 10-3, and Saturday, September 25, 10-3 (Bag Sale $5.00). Proceeds from the sale will go towards library programs and services. We are now accepting donations for the sale. Donations exclude encyclopedias, magazines, VHS tapes, and textbooks.
More info here
National Alpaca Farm Days 2021 at Heidelberr Farms
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sep
26
Sun
National Alpaca Farm Days 2021 at Heidelberr Farms
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sep
28
Tue
Storytime
Sep 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Writer’s Group
Sep 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Writer’s Group
Tuesday, September 28
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

We are starting a new group for writers. We plan to edit and critique each other’s work, becoming better writers in the process.
Other Dates:
October 26
November 23
December 28

Oct
2
Sat
Cruis’n the Square
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Oct
5
Tue
Storytime
Oct 5 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Oct
7
Thu
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library
Oct 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library

Chess Club
Thursdays
Starting on September 2

6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. on the Patio

Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside.
Other dates:
Thursdays:

October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16
Saturdays: 
September 18, November 13, November 27
Oct
8
Fri
Autumn Splendor Quilt Show
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Oct
9
Sat
Autumn Splendor Quilt Show
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Oct
11
Mon
Adult Craft Night
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Adult Craft Night
Thursday, September 23
6:00 P.M.

Get out of the house and join us for a fun night of creating.
Other Dates:
October 11
November 15
December 20

Oct
12
Tue
Storytime
Oct 12 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Adult Book Club
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Adult Book Club
Tuesday, September 14
6:30 P.M -7:30 P.M.

Come for our Adult Book Club as we explore a variety of genres.
This month we are reading the historical fiction novel
Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts.
Upcoming book selections include:
October 12: Dragon Teeth by Michael Critchon
November 9: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Oct
13
Wed
Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly
Wednesday, September  8
6:00 P.M. on Facebook

Watch Ms. Faith and Ms. Holly on Facebook demonstrate
a Science experiment using items you can find in your home.
For kids in 3rd through 6th Grade
Other Dates:
October 13
November 10
December 8

Oct
19
Tue
Storytime
Oct 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Oct
21
Thu
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library

Chess Club
Thursdays
Starting on September 2

6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. on the Patio

Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside.
Other dates:
Thursdays:

October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16
Saturdays: 
September 18, November 13, November 27
Oct
23
Sat
Fall Festival – Limestone Township Library District
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Fall Festival
Saturday, October 23
11:00 – 1:30 P.M.

Bring the whole family to
our Annual Fall Festival
as we celebrate everything we love about the autumn season!

Oct
26
Tue
Storytime
Oct 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Writer’s Group
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Writer’s Group
Tuesday, September 28
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

We are starting a new group for writers. We plan to edit and critique each other’s work, becoming better writers in the process.
Other Dates:
October 26
November 23
December 28

Oct
27
Wed
Draw a Haunted House
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Draw a Haunted House
Wednesday, October 27
6:00 P.M. 

For children in 1st through
5th Grade.

Learn how to draw a haunted house that could match your own imaginings.

Oct
29
Fri
Outdoor Movie Night!
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Outdoor Movie Night!
Friday, October 29
6:00 P.M. 

The whole family can enjoy the cool night air as we watch a movie
on the grounds of the library.

Nov
2
Tue
Storytime
Nov 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Nov
9
Tue
Storytime
Nov 9 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Adult Book Club
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Adult Book Club
Tuesday, September 14
6:30 P.M -7:30 P.M.

Come for our Adult Book Club as we explore a variety of genres.
This month we are reading the historical fiction novel
Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts.
Upcoming book selections include:
October 12: Dragon Teeth by Michael Critchon
November 9: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Nov
10
Wed
Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly
Wednesday, September  8
6:00 P.M. on Facebook

Watch Ms. Faith and Ms. Holly on Facebook demonstrate
a Science experiment using items you can find in your home.
For kids in 3rd through 6th Grade
Other Dates:
October 13
November 10
December 8

Nov
13
Sat
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library

Chess Club
Thursdays
Starting on September 2

6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. on the Patio

Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside.
Other dates:
Thursdays:

October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16
Saturdays: 
September 18, November 13, November 27
Nov
15
Mon
Adult Craft Night
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Adult Craft Night
Thursday, September 23
6:00 P.M.

Get out of the house and join us for a fun night of creating.
Other Dates:
October 11
November 15
December 20

Nov
16
Tue
Storytime
Nov 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Nov
23
Tue
Storytime
Nov 23 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Writer’s Group
Nov 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Writer’s Group
Tuesday, September 28
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

We are starting a new group for writers. We plan to edit and critique each other’s work, becoming better writers in the process.
Other Dates:
October 26
November 23
December 28

Nov
27
Sat
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library

Chess Club
Thursdays
Starting on September 2

6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. on the Patio

Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside.
Other dates:
Thursdays:

October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16
Saturdays: 
September 18, November 13, November 27
Dec
2
Thu
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library

Chess Club
Thursdays
Starting on September 2

6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. on the Patio

Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside.
Other dates:
Thursdays:

October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16
Saturdays: 
September 18, November 13, November 27
Dec
6
Mon
Evening With Santa
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Evening With Santa
Monday, December 6
6:00 P.M.
Pre-k through 3rd Grade

It’s our favorite night of the year when the Jolly Ol Elf himself
comes for a visit.
Listen to Santa read
“T’was the Night Before Christmas” and have a special one-on-one meeting with him.
Space is limited, so sign up early.

Dec
7
Tue
Storytime
Dec 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Dec
8
Wed
Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly
Wednesday, September  8
6:00 P.M. on Facebook

Watch Ms. Faith and Ms. Holly on Facebook demonstrate
a Science experiment using items you can find in your home.
For kids in 3rd through 6th Grade
Other Dates:
October 13
November 10
December 8

Dec
14
Tue
Storytime
Dec 14 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Dec
16
Thu
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library
Dec 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chess Club @ Kankakee Public Library

Chess Club
Thursdays
Starting on September 2

6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. on the Patio

Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside.
Other dates:
Thursdays:

October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16
Saturdays: 
September 18, November 13, November 27
Dec
20
Mon
Adult Craft Night
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Adult Craft Night
Thursday, September 23
6:00 P.M.

Get out of the house and join us for a fun night of creating.
Other Dates:
October 11
November 15
December 20

Dec
21
Tue
Storytime
Dec 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Dec
22
Wed
Christmas Cookie Baking
Dec 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Christmas Cookie Baking
Wednesday, December 22
6:00 P.M.
Family Event

There is no better smell than Christmas Cookies in the oven. Help us make a mess of cookies and decorate them, too.

Dec
23
Thu
Christmas Movie Night
Dec 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Christmas Movie Night
Thursday, December 23
6:00 P.M. 

Family Event
Join us for an evening watching a favorite Christmas Movie!
Popcorn and drinks will be served as we show a classic on the big screen.

Dec
28
Tue
Storytime
Dec 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Storytime 

Starting September 7
10:15 A.M. Outside

Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years
to help develop a love for reading.
Other dates:
Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28
October 5, October 12,
October 19, October 26,
November 2, November 9, November 16,
November 23,  December 7
December 14, December 21, December 28
Writer’s Group
Dec 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Writer’s Group
Tuesday, September 28
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

We are starting a new group for writers. We plan to edit and critique each other’s work, becoming better writers in the process.
Other Dates:
October 26
November 23
December 28