Graves-Hume Public Library schedules events for kids

Small Fries

MENDOTA – "Small Fries" story and activity hour, for children in preschool and kindergarten, will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 7 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the Graves-Hume Public Library.

This month's theme: Narwhals and unicorns

Sign up for Small Fries by phone at (815) 538-5142 or in person at the Graves-Hume Public Library, 1401 West Main St., Mendota.

Shake, Rattle & Read

MENDOTA – The "Shake, Rattle & Read" program for babies and toddlers, ages birth to 2 years old, to enjoy with their caregivers will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 8 and Tuesday, Jan. 21 from 10:30-11:15 a.m. at The Graves-Hume Public Library.

An evening session is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 16 from 6-6:45 p.m.

This program features stories, songs, puppets, playtime, and much more! Siblings are welcome to share in the fun. Attendees are invited to stay for an additional 15 minutes following the program for a social time/free-play session. Please register; call (815) 538-5142.

Superhero Boot Camp

MENDOTA – The Graves-Hume Public Library is hosting a Superhero Boot Camp on Wednesday, Jan. 15 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. This special program is for children pre-K through 2nd grade. Participants will craft, read, and train to become a superhero.

To register, call (815) 538-5142.