Upcoming Events
Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Sep 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
For children of all ages with an adult. Join us for dancing, music, and fun! No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Sep 22, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Grades 7-12.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Sun, Sep 24, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Do you need service hours for school, National Honor Society, confirmation, or other requirements? Help us so we can help you! Be sure to register - space is limited.
This event is full

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
For ages 3-6. Grow your child's knowledge of favorite books and authors through story sharing, hands-on-learning, and activities. Adult caregivers must remain in the library.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Lobby-1st Floor
Tue, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Books Week! Stop by our lobby to get your mug shot taken with a banned book. Drop-in.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Lobby-1st Floor
Wed, Sep 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Books Week! Stop by our lobby to get your mug shot taken with a banned book. Drop-in.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 4-8. Bring virtual reality environments to life through code and view them with a mobile VR headset. Funded by a grant provided by RAILS.
This event is full

Indian Prairie Public Library - Lobby-1st Floor
Thu, Sep 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Books Week! Stop by our lobby to get your mug shot taken with a banned book. Drop-in.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Sep 28, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Take time out and unwind from your busy week. Hang out with friends , play some games, or work on a craft. Snacks will be provided.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Sep 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-3. Who knew science could taste so good? Learn more about one of our best senses! Please let library staff know about any allergies before registering for this event.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 02, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Lobby-1st Floor
Mon, Oct 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Stop by for family health tips and giveaways.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Staff will be on hand to help you use our maker equipment to create your own designs. 3D printer, Carvey, and Vinyl Cutter will all be available for use.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
J.B. Michaels presents his formula for engaging readers from the first line to the last. As a young adult thriller author J.B. knows his way around or over a good "cliff " hanger - pun intended!

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 4-8. Design and build a chariot for a Sphero robot and program it to race against other chariots.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Whole Foods Market, 6300 Kingery Hwy., Willowbrook
Thu, Oct 05, 11:45am - 12:15pm
For ages 3-6. After IPPL presents stories and songs, Whole Foods Market will provide snacks. Parents must remain in the Cafe with their child.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Take time out and unwind from your busy week. Hang out with friends , play some games, or work on a craft. Snacks will be provided.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
For beginners in grades 4-6. All materials will be provided. Thank you to the Darien Woman's Club for funding the sewing machines.

Library's Prairie Patch Community Garden
Fri, Oct 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate the harvest in our Prairie Patch Community Garden with live music by Animal Farm Band, and refreshments! Bring picnic blankets.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Lobby-1st Floor
Sat, Oct 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
NanoBeasts STEM+Robotics Academy will demonstrate how to use a micro:bit. Micro:bits are pocket sized computers that you can program and use sensors to control other digital technology.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - 201 Conference Room
Mon, Oct 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
For grades 4 and up. Solve puzzles and answer trivia questions to unlock a box and escape before the Creepers come. Groups of up to 6 can register for a single time slot.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Board Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
For grades 4 and up. Do you want to use virtual reality to explore a scene you built? Learn to use a VR creator to make a Minecraft scene, or something entirely new.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 09, 11:00am - 3:00pm
For grades 2 and up. Bring your own laptop and play on the library’s creative server. Also, bring your mobile device and connect with other Pocket Edition players.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Board Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 09, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
For grades 4 and up. Do you want to use virtual reality to explore a scene you built? Learn to use a VR creator to make a Minecraft scene, or something entirely new.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - 201 Conference Room
Mon, Oct 09, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
For grades 4 and up. Solve puzzles and answer trivia questions to unlock a box and escape before the Creepers come. Groups of up to 6 can register for a single time slot.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - 201 Conference Room
Mon, Oct 09, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
For grades 4 and up. Solve puzzles and answer trivia questions to unlock a box and escape before the Creepers come. Groups of up to 6 can register for a single time slot.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Board Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 09, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
For grades 4 and up. Do you want to use virtual reality to explore a scene you built? Learn to use a VR creator to make a Minecraft scene, or something entirely new.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - 201 Conference Room
Mon, Oct 09, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
For grades 4 and up. Solve puzzles and answer trivia questions to unlock a box and escape before the Creepers come. Groups of up to 6 can register for a single time slot.
Registration opens Monday, September 25 2017 at 9:00am

Chick-fil-A, 7101 Kingery Hwy., Willowbrook
Mon, Oct 09, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Bring your child to enjoy a special story reading and activities together.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 10, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
For ages 3-6. Grow your child's knowledge of favorite books and authors through story sharing, hands-on-learning, and activities. Adult caregivers must remain in the library.
Registration opens Tuesday, September 26 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 12, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Take time out and unwind from your busy week. Hang out with friends , play some games, or work on a craft. Snacks will be provided.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
For beginners in grades 4-6. All materials will be provided. Thank you to the Darien Woman's Club for funding the sewing machines.
Registration opens Friday, September 29 2017 at 9:00am

Hinsdale South High School Auditorium, 7401 Clarendon Hills Rd., Darien.
Fri, Oct 13, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
For grades 5-8 with an adult. Participants will work in teams to build a large-scale Rube Goldberg-like phenomenon! Teams will learn the engineering design process and team building skills.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Sink your teeth into fun! Explore the time of the dinosaurs and examine authentic fossils. Presented by T-Rexplorers in Lemont.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Sun, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Staff will be on hand to help you use our maker equipment to create your own designs. 3D printer, Carvey, and Vinyl Cutter will all be available for use.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Do you enjoy anime and Japanese snacks? If so, this is the place for you!

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm
For homeschooled students in grades K-6 and their families. Learn, create, & explore.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 3 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
For grades 4-7. James Kennedy, author and creator of the 90-second Newbery Film Festival, will show us how to create 90-second films. Register as an individual or as a group.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 3 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michelle Nichols from the Adler Planetarium returns to IPPL with a photographic travelogue documenting what it was like in Carbondale, IL for the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 1-4. Visit exotic locations in space, nature and architecture from a chair using a mobile VR headset. Funded by a grant provided by RAILS.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 4 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Take time out and unwind from your busy week. Hang out with friends , play some games, or work on a craft. Snacks will be provided.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
For children of all ages with an adult. Join us for dancing, music, and fun! No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
For grades 4-8. Experience virtual reality gaming with our mobile gaming headsets. Funded by a grant provided by RAILS.
Registration opens Friday, October 6 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
For beginners in grades 4-6. All materials will be provided. Thank you to the Darien Woman's Club for funding the sewing machines.
Registration opens Friday, October 6 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library
Tue, Oct 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
This program has been rescheduled to occur on Tuesday October 17. Please go to October 17 date on calendar to register.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
For ages 3-6. Grow your child's knowledge of favorite books and authors through story sharing, hands-on-learning, and activities. Adult caregivers must remain in the library.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 10 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
For children of all ages with an adult. Join us for stories and fun! No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Oct 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 1-4. Visit exotic locations in space, nature and architecture from a chair using a mobile VR headset. Funded by a grant provided by RAILS.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 11 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Oct 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Take time out and unwind from your busy week. Hang out with friends , play some games, or work on a craft. Snacks will be provided.

Barbara's Bookstore, 810 Village Center Dr., Burr Ridge
Fri, Oct 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes at Barbara's Bookstore.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 7-12. Do you have what it takes to save the world from the zombie horde? Partner with friends and strangers to find the cure before time runs out!
Registration opens Friday, September 29 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 7-12. Do you have what it takes to save the world from the zombie horde? Partner with friends and strangers to find the cure before time runs out!
Registration opens Friday, September 29 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Oct 27, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Grades 7-12. Do you have what it takes to save the world from the zombie horde? Partner with friends and strangers to find the cure before time runs out!
Registration opens Friday, September 29 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Oct 30, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Oct 31, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Nov 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades 1-4. Visit exotic locations in space, nature and architecture from a chair using a mobile VR headset. Funded by a grant provided by RAILS.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 18 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Nov 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Whole Foods Market, 6300 Kingery Hwy., Willowbrook
Thu, Nov 02, 11:45am - 12:15pm
For ages 3-6. After IPPL presents stories and songs, Whole Foods Market will provide snacks. Parents must remain in the Cafe with their child.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Nov 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Grades K-3. Warm up with hot chocolate and learn how water is affected by temperature.
Registration opens Friday, October 20 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Nov 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 3-5. Learn about the lives and techniques of artists like Pollock, Kandinsky, Mondrian and more. All supplies for projects will be provided.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 24 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Lobby-1st Floor
Wed, Nov 08, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Veterans from the Darien VFW will be in the lobby in commemoration of Veterans Day.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Nov 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 4-8. Design and build a chariot for a Sphero robot and program it to race against other chariots.
Registration opens Wednesday, October 25 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Nov 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Nov 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for an evening with New York Times bestselling author, Julie Murphy, as she talks about writing, the life of an author, and how personal experience has shaped her work.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Sat, Nov 11, 10:00am - 1:00pm
For grades 7-12. Interested in designing, coding, or making things? We are looking for volunteers to help us make pinball machines for our upcoming Day of Code event.
Registration opens Saturday, October 28 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Nov 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Chick-fil-A, 7101 Kingery Hwy., Willowbrook
Mon, Nov 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Bring your child to enjoy a special story reading and activities together.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children 3-6 years of age. Child must be appropriate age by September 18, 2017. Adult caregivers must remain in the library. IPPL card required. Please choose one time slot.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 3-5. Learn about the lives and techniques of artists like Pollock, Kandinsky, Mondrian and more. All supplies for projects will be provided.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 31 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 14, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
For children of all ages with an adult. Join us for stories and fun! No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Nov 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories for children of all ages with an adult. No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Thu, Nov 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Fermilab scientist Adam Lyon returns to update us on the Fermilab Ring which was moved from NY's Brookhaven National Laboratory to the lab in 2013. It has been rebuilt and will soon be operational.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Nov 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
For children of all ages with an adult. Join us for dancing, music, and fun! No registration required.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Sun, Nov 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Celebrate Chicago’s 180th birthday by exploring its changes and challenges in the past, present, and future.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Mon, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Do you enjoy anime and Japanese snacks? If so, this is the place for you!
Registration opens Monday, October 16 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 3-5. Learn about the lives and techniques of artists like Pollock, Kandinsky, Mondrian and more. All supplies for projects will be provided.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 7 2017 at 9:00am

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Wed, Nov 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
All ages are welcome. Abraham Lincoln shares the story of how our annual national observance of Thanksgiving was established during his presidency.

Indian Prairie Public Library
Thu, Nov 23, All day
Our book drops will be open, and our website is available 24/7 so you can renew and reserve materials online.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Meeting Room-2nd Floor
Fri, Nov 24, 11:30am - 2:00pm
Enjoy the movie (PG) and fresh popcorn. No registration necessary.

Indian Prairie Public Library - Youth Room-2nd Floor
Tue, Nov 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
For grades 3-5. Learn about the lives and techniques of artists like Pollock, Kandinsky, Mondrian and more. All supplies for projects will be provided.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 14 2017 at 9:00am