Gingerbread Festival Returns!

As part of Downtown Downers Grove’s annual Gingerbread Festival, the library will be a busy place this holiday season.

Gingerbread Storytime
Fri., Nov. 24, 3:30 p.m.
Run, run, as fast as you can, to hear some stories about the Gingerbread Man! Bring kids in preschool through second grade to this special storytime, before joining the procession to the Tree Lighting Ceremony at the train station. Parking will be limited; please plan ahead.

Find the Gingerbread Man
Fri., Nov. 24 – Sat., Dec. 23
Kids and teens are invited to visit participating DG businesses and locate hidden Gingerbread Men. One is hiding in the DGPL Kids Room, too. Once you’ve found them at all participating locations, pick up your prize here at the library! Prizes available during regular library hours. See hours at 

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