* Funded by the St. Charles Optimist Club.
Book Group Participation
- Register and pick up book titles at
the ASK ME Desk.
- Registration is limited to 18 students
per book discussion.
- Register for all discussions or be
- Book discussion will start promptly.
- Bring a copy of the book with you
to the discussion.
- Listen when others are talking. Respect other people’s ideas. Speak when there is an opportunity; don’t interrupt.
- What you say needs to be contributed with responsibility and respect for yourself and for the group.
Please call the ASK ME Desk at 630-584-9390 when you are
unable to attend a program you are registered for.
Requests for special accommodations must be made 48 hours in advance. If assistance is needed in using the Library, please inform the Library Assistant at the main circulation desk. The Discover Your Library! publication is available to St. Charles Library cardholders in large print, on audio cassette or in Braille by calling Special Services at 584-0076, Ext. 219.
Registration & Attendance Procedures
In-person and online event registration begins:
Summer – Saturday, May 18 - Registration Form
Fall – Saturday, September 7
Telephone registration begins
Summer – Tuesday, June 18
Fall – Tuesday, September 10
Youth Services events are offered for children and students through grade 8 residing in the St. Charles Public Library District. A child’s, student’s, or parent’s St. Charles Library card is required. Grandparents may register grandchildren for certain events with the symbol .
Child or student must be the appropriate age or grade to be registered for an event. Each eligible person attending an event must be registered. Registration is on a first come basis and continues until all openings have been filled. Drop-in seating may be available.
Families living outside the Library District may attend certain events for a fee on a space available basis. Check-in at the ASK ME Desk 15 minutes before the event. All attendees must meet the age or grade requirements. Nonresident seating will begin 5 minutes before the event. Check event listings for those that include nonresident attendance.
Requests for special accommodations must be made 48 hours in advance of a Library event. If assistance is needed in using the Library,
please inform a Library Assistant at the Circulation Desk.
Please call the ASK ME Desk at 630-584-9390 when you are unable to attend an event for which you are registered.
Events will begin and end promptly. Meeting Room/Story Room doors will open 10 minutes before the event is scheduled.
Seating for registered participants will be guaranteed until 5 minutes before the scheduled start time when drop-in seating will begin.
Late admittance is limited.
For your child’s safety, a parent or adult must accompany all children seven (7) years of age and under while in the Library.
Please review the Keeping Safe in the Library brochure with your child.
ASK ME Staff will be glad to assist you in-person or by phone at 630-584-9390.
Three Ways to Register for Programs
Registration Information –
Summer 2013 - Registration form
• Register everyone in your family with one Library card and a completed registration form at the ASK ME Desk.
Register members of your family with each person’s individual Library card via the Library’s website
Register everyone in your family with one Library card by calling the ASK ME Staff at 630-584-9390.
Ask Youth Services! at St. Charles Public Library
630-584-9390 or contact us online.
Updated by Youth Services 5/2013