Teen Movie: The Hate U Give

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Did you love the book The Hate U Give? Enjoy pizza and an after-hours showing of the movie, rated PG-13. For students in grades 6-12.

Celebrate Black History: Stella by Starlight Book Discussion

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Join African American community members and staff from the DeKalb County History Center and Sycamore Library for a discussion of Sharon Draper's book "Stella by Starlight" and learn about some local history that has some connections to some of the happenings in the book. Please register in advance to receive a copy of the book […]

Classic Movie Club: The Philadelphia Story

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Seniors and adults of all ages can come by the Sycamore Public Library to watch a classic movie. Special programs and activities may also occur. Popcorn will be provided!

Teen Program: Anti-Valentine’s Party

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

No Valentine? Who needs one! Eat snacks, make stuff, and celebrate yourself. Come decorate a broken-heart cookie, make duct tape roses, and more. Presented by the SPL (Teen) Advisory Group. For students in grades 6-12.

Puzzle Exchange Party

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Adults are invited to join SPL for a jigsaw puzzle party! Teens 12+ are also welcome!Not only will you be able to put together puzzles during this party, you are able to bring old puzzles and exchange them with the puzzles brought by other puzzlers..Light refreshments will be provided. Please do not bring puzzles with […]

Winter Star Party at the Park with Fox Valley Astronomical Society

Sycamore Park District Community Center 480 Airport Rd, Sycamore, IL

Join Mark Wagner and the rest of FVAS to learn about the winter sky over Sycamore and to look through multiple unique styles of telescopes at the stars and planets.Hosted at the Sycamore Park District Community Center, this family-friendly event begins with an indoor lecture at 7pm. Hot cocoa will be served to keep you […]

Artist-in-Residence: Acrylic Fluid Art with Shannon Erickson

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Local artist Shannon Erickson will give a demonstration of her Acrylic Fluid Art technique at 2:00pm, after which participants can make their own mini bloom art. Come by any time between 10 and 4 to see her own pieces, made with the bloom art technique! 

World Music Concert: Arcomusical

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Explore the unique music of the berimbau, the musical bow, and learn about its traditions and practices in Brazil and its African relatives. Attendees will be treated to a 30-minute concert, followed by hands-on opportunities to learn more about the construction and playing of these unique instruments as well as singing, dancing and drumming. The […]