Champaign Public Library
Main library, 200 W. Green St.
Douglass Branch, 504 E. Grove St.
From 1 to 4 p.m. today at the main library, celebrate International Games Week with board games, big-screen Wii, nostalgic video games and virtual reality. The event is for people of all ages.
From 2 to 3:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the main library, get your tech questions answered at a new series of Getting Started workshops. This week’s topic is Getting Started with Email. Sign up online (champaign.org/events) or call 217-403-2070.
At 3 p.m. Saturday at the main library, enjoy a family-friendly yoga practice focusing on kindness and thankfulness. At Family Gratitude Yoga, we’ll stretch, breathe and move to build flexibility strength and coordination — while cultivating an attitude of gratitude. The event is for kids of all ages and their families.
For more information about free activities and lifelong resources at the library, visit champaign.org.
Urbana Free Library
210 W. Green St.
At 6 p.m. Monday in the Satterthwaite Conference Room, adults can attend a free legal advice clinic. Get advice from a licensed attorney on DUIs, landlord/tenant problems, a court summons, traffic tickets and other general issues. This event is co-sponsored by La Linea, CUFAIR and the library.
At 11 a.m. Wednesday in Lewis Auditorium, children 4 and up and their families or caregivers are invited to attend Parachute Playtime! Hear stories about flying, play games with a parachute and complete a parachute craft.
At 10 a.m. Friday in Lewis Auditorium, staff members are hosting a Thanksgiving Cookie Feast for families. The event will feature stories, songs and plenty of cookies.
For information about services at the library, go to urbanafreelibrary.org.
Danville Public Library
319 N. Vermilion St.
From 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday in the second-floor conference room, people 18 and older can take part in a writing workshop, which will also feature snacks. Local author Brian K. Morris will offer his assistance.
From 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the first-floor meeting room, see Legos in action. Learn about the research challenges faced by the FIRST LEGO League as they designed, built and programmed autonomous robots for competition. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a caregiver.
From 3:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday in the first-floor meeting room, attend Family Reading Night, featuring stories, writing activities and crafts. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a caregiver. The event is being presented in conjunction with the Vermilion Valley Reading Council.
For information about programs and services at the library, visit danvillepubliclibrary.org.