Welcome to the Children's Department!

Welcome to the Children’s Department! The staff of the Children’s Department offers a variety of services to children birth through 6th grade, parents, teachers and others who work with children.

Staff members are happy to help you find whatever you need, from homework help to planning a children’s party or finding that special book you remember. We can also make suggestions for good books to read on a variety of reading levels and interests.

Register for programs online, by phone at 630-487-2578, or in person at the Children’s Reference Desk.
Please have your child’s library card when you register.
• Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise noted.
• Baby Lapsits, Toddler Times, and Storytimes are open to Woodridge Public Library cardholders only. Registration for winter sessions begins Saturday, January 3.
• Other programs are open to children who attend Woodridge schools and have a valid card from their home library.

Spring Break

Spring Break Specials

School’s out and we have some fun activities planned. Bring a friend or plan to meet at the library. Students in grades K – 6 welcome.

Monday, March 30, 11:00 a.m.
Brown Bag Movie—Title to be announced. Bring your own lunch. Preschoolers may attend with an adult. Registration not required.

Tuesday, March 31, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
LEGO Club—“Bird Homes.” Registration not required.

Wednesday, April 1, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Spring Fling—It’s time for springtime fun with stories, games, and activities. We’ll have a bloomin’ good time! Registration begins Monday, March 23.

Thursday, April 2, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Games Day—Play a board game with your friends. Registration not required.  

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Calling all families with babies, toddlers and preschoolers: register today for the read-to-me program that leads to lifelong reading success.

Look how easy it is to reach the goal:
One story a day for 5 years equals 1825 stories!
One story a day for 4 years equals 1460 stories!
One story a day for 3 years equals 1095 stories!

Visit the Children's Reference Desk to get started.

There's a lot to explore at the Library. So much that it doesn't all fit in the building! Check out some of our online resources for homework help, animated books, learning a new language, and more.

Kids eReading Room TumbleBooks

AtoZ World Culture

AtoZ the USA

AtoZ Maps Online

Little Pim


NoveList K-8 Plus



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