Library events, Dec. 23-30, 2018

Library events, Dec. 23-30, 2018

Champaign Public Library
Main library, 200 W. Green St.
Douglass Branch, 504 E. Grove St.

At 4 p.m. Thursday at the Douglass Branch, youths will hone their skills at the monthly Chess Club.

At 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the main library, read to a dog at the monthly Greyt Readers event — we provide the books, and American Greyhound brings the dogs. Family Fun Night offers a chance for families to try something new together.

At 2 p.m. Friday at the Douglass Branch, school-age kids will test their knowledge and compete with friends at the annual Douglass Branch Trivia Bowl.

For more information about free activities and lifelong resources at the library, visit

Urbana Free Library
210 W. Green St.

From 3 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday in Lewis Auditorium, Teen Open Lab will feature music recording, 3-D printing, sewing, reading, drawing, crafting, video gaming, filmmaking and just hanging out.

From 11 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, children 2 to 6 and their caregivers can take part in Crafty Story Time, featuring stories, songs and a craft.

For information about services at the library, go to

Danville Public Library
319 N. Vermilion St.

At 5 p.m. Wednesday in the first-floor meeting room, make a festive graham cracker house at this month's Teen DIY for youths 12 to 18. Materials will be provided.

For information about programs and services at the library, visit

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