East Chicago Public Library Outreach Reading Room Monthly Activities
Outreach Programs for November 2018:
Thursday, Nov. 15th - 4-5:00 p.m. - Teddy Tales "Bring Your own Teddy or Design Your Own", Teddy bear pajama party! Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite teddy bear. We will play games, do a craft and have refreshments.
Monday, Nov. 19th - 3-4:00 p.m. - Friendsgiving Sand which Day "Build Your Own Sandwich", Celebrate Friendsgiving with us by making your own sandwich and enjoying time with your friends here in Outreach.
Monday, Nov. 29th – 4-5:00 p.m. - Square Dance Day "Grab Your Partner Do-See-Do on Square Dance Day", We are going to learn all about square dancing and how to do it. 4pm-5pm
Reading Rooms that are open (Centers)
This is the day the children can do their homework online, access Tutor.Co and play different types of online games.
Tuesday Craft Day
We have art & craft that is available for the children to participate in. By encouraging the children to be a part of this activities it teaches them a variety of learning skills, help with their thinking and build their self-esteem.
Wednesday Reading Day
This is when we encourage the children to dream big by reading books. We also introduce the children to new books that has arrived for them to enjoy. The children can read their book alone or can read with a group and tell about the story they read.
Thursday Game Day
Calling all gamers come and join us to play a variety of board games, card games, computer games and creative building.
While playing these games the children are practicing their reading skill, strategies and basic understanding.
Friday Free Day
Computers, crafts, reading and games this is the day the children can pick and enjoy what they want to do.
Coming soon Reading Plus/Big Universe
This program is a Free After school Academic Coaching & Tutors in EC Community centers located in the Library Reading rooms.
2-3 Times Weekly 45-60 min lab sessions/ Register Now/ Martin Luther King, Penn. Clemente, Heritage, and 151st Reading Rooms.