Community Outreach & School Visits

outreachYouth Services staff can provide programming for preschools, scouts and other service groups, school groups, parent groups or teachers. Bring your group to the library for:

  • Story time in our Story Time Room
  • Library Tours
  • In-house bibliographic instruction and research - Lessons on how to find resources, build information literacy, use databases and more.

Or let us come to you for:

  • Booktalks - Quick chats on new titles or books on a specific theme
  • Computer and Bibliographic instruction - guiding students through the research process
  • Story Time - our storytellers visit your class to enhance your curriculum.

Contact Sarah Joynt, Senior Youth Services Librarian at sarahj @ or by calling 630-887-8760 ext. 261 for more information or to book a program. Teachers should contact School Liaison Judy Cochran at 630-887-8760 ext. 271 or judyc @ to schedule a school visit to the library or to have a librarian visit your school. Please note that two weeks notice is requried to schedule outreach programming for your group.