Homeschool-Palooza at the DeKalb Public Library

Monday, August 14, 2017

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Are you a homeschooler or perhaps someone looking for more information on homeschooling? Or are you a parent looking for a fun way to spend an afternoon? Then check out the DeKalb Homeschoolpalooza! This homeschool fair will include a full roster of events, including seven workshops, several activities run by local businesses, FREE mini guitar lessons, an open Q&A/demonstration on 3D design in the Nancy D. Castle Collaboration Studio, a used curricula sale/swap, and much more! Find the Homeschoolpalooza page on Facebook to meet our local business partners and learn what you can expect from this event!

Vendors will include: DeKalb County Home Educators, Usborne Books, Esther’s Place, Midwest Museum of Natural History, Russell Woods Forest Preserve and Nature Center, Kishwaukee College, Sycamore/Rochelle Performing Arts Academy, 4-H, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts of America, Classic Books, Hero Martial Arts, NIU Community School of Arts, Tails Humane Society, Kishwaukee YMCA, Blue Line Driving School, School of Art in Geneva, and Epic Air.

We will also have guest speakers and activities scheduled. A few vendors will perform or give seminars on their areas of expertise. Additional speakers include: Northern Illinois Alternative Homeschoolers, Classical Conversations, Ellen Stukel (high school transcript workshop), ILLuminate Co-op, Elwood House Museum, Now Yoga, DeKalb Babywearing Support Group, Music Connections, and Paul Holmes (guitar lessons).

This event is entirely FREE and is open to all, no registration required! A schedule of the day’s events will be available at the welcome station. Be sure to check out the library’s Parent/Teacher Collection located in the Adult Services department!

For additional information, please contact Colleen Rittmeyer at or at (815) 505-8568.

DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak Street