Tammy Smith, Homeschool Librarian tmsmith@fossilridge.org

Homeschool News

Homeschool Programs    

Mule Pulled Canal Boat Trip | Thursday, 9/7 @ 9:30am 12:00pm| Mule tending 101 class and a 30 minute guided silhouette walk. $8.25 per person. If you wish, bring a lunch and head to Starved Rock for a hike.

A.S.I. Animal Scene Investigations at Plum Creek Nature Center| Thursday, 10/5 @ 10:00am |Investigate the scenes, tracks and homes left by Will County animals. Investigate the Nature Center and hike the trails. Bring a sack Lunch. Free program. 

SPIN, POP, and BOOM Science Show | Wednesday 11/15 @ 2:30pm| Presented by Mad Science of Chicago here at the library. Didgeridoo tubes, foaming hands and steaming chemical reactions will introduce children to a world of exciting chemistry. Limited to 75 attendees. Cost $6.50 per person.

  Registration is required. Contact the Homeschool Librarian to register and pay.

 

 

       
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Braidwood, IL 60408
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Upcoming Events

 
Be a library volunteer! Your time can be used toward school required community service hours. Grades 6 – 12 
Stop by with your friends and get your game on! Grades 6 – 12