Two tweens making their own masks at Julia Hull Library for Mardis Gras.


Julia Hull District Library announces upcoming activities
See what’s happening at Julia Hull District Library schedule different events and classes that can appeal to each generation of the family, separately or together! Some require advance registration and payment. Call ahead for details or to register at 815-645-8611.
Library Meeting Dates – The regular meetings of the Board of Trustees of the Julia Hull Distirct Library for the fiscal year 2018-2019 shall be held at the Julia Hull District Library building, 100 Library Lane, Stillman Valley, beginning at 6:30 p.m. on the following dates: July 16, Aug. 20, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, and Dec.17, 2018; and Jan. 21, Feb. 18, March 18, April 15, May 20, and June 17, 2019.
Holiday Closings – The library will be closed Friday, April 19 for Good Friday; and Saturday, April 20 for Easter.
Babies & Books – Prepare your child to read with songs, games, stories and play! Age 0-24 months. Wednesdays at 10 a.m.
Terrific Ts! – Bring your terrific two or three year old to the library for stories, songs, fingerplay and crafts! Ages 2-3 years. Fridays at 10 a.m.
Big Kid Storytime – Storytime for pre-schoolers is back with a new name, and a new time! Develop your child’s reading skills with thematically related stories, songs, crafts and fun. Big Kid Storytime meets every Thursday at 10 a.m. Ages 4-6.
Discovery Center Presents: Lots of Legos! – The Discovery Center Museum of Rockford is back with some hands-on fun featuring Legos! On Saturday, March 16 at 10 a.m., we’ll investigate gears and forces and use America’s favorite bricks to construct a merry-go-round or windmill that really works! Grades 1-8. Registration required: 815-645-8611.
Modern Spring Wreath – Think outside the wreath! On Monday, March 11 at 6 p.m., we’ll learn how to transform a large wooden embroidery hoop into a chic, contemporary wreath that says, “Hello, Spring!” Bring wire cutters, if available. Otherwise, all materials supplied. Adults. Registration required: 815-645-8611.
Young Critics Book Club (YCBC) – Read Andrew Clements’ Frindle, then join fellow young critics on Tuesday, March 19 at 6 p.m. to discuss and rate the book, and do an activity that goes along with the story! Ages 7-10. Registration required.
Planning Your Greek Vacation – Opa! Let’s head someplace sunny, warm and filled with adventure. Veteran European travelers, Joanna and Wayne, are back with tips for must-see sights, must-eat foods, and must know insights to make sure you get the most out of your Greek travels. Monday, March 25 at 6 p.m.. Registration required: 815-645-8611.
Tween Scene: Terrible Fanfic – Are you a Marvel Fan? DC? Potterhead? Demigod? Star Wars Addict? This month, Tweens will embrace their personal fandom with a fast pace game that integrates their favorite characters to create new and hilarious stories. Can you create the story for a new Spiderman movie? What if he was the villain instead? Are you terrible at storytelling? Perfect! This will be a night of terrible fanfiction, snacks, and offbeat fun. Tuesday, April 2 at 6 p.m. Ages 10-12. Registration required: 815-645-8611.
Color Block Texture Painting – Do you have wall art that feels out of date? Monday, April 8 at 6 p.m., we’ll show tips and tricks, and various tools to use, to add texture to an existing canvas. Then, we’ll paint blocks of color to create a fresh, modern work of art. Adults. Registration required: 815-645-8611.
Teen Crafternoon: Peep-O-Rama – Get creative with your peeps! Friday, April 12 after school (2:45 to 4:30 p.m.) make a diorama inspired by your favorite book or movie starring an all-marshmallow peep cast. Creations will be on display the following week for patron voting. The artist behind the diorama to win The Peeple’s Choice Award will get a prize! All supplies provided. Ages 13 -18.
Family Game Night – What’s better than snacks, board games, and family fun? Join us Monday, April 22 at 6 p.m. for a screen-free evening filled with a variety of games for all ages. Families are welcome to bring favorite games from home as well. Snacks will be provided. All ages. Registration required: 815-645-8611.
Holiday Closings – The library will be closed Friday, April 19 for Good Friday; and Saturday, April 20 for Easter.

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