Events

Monday, November 20

Scooby Do Read

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 6:45pm to 7:45pm
(Grades 1-3) A dog is a great listener, particularly when you’re practicing reading out loud. Kids are paired with a certified therapy dog (and their handler) to read for 15-minute sessions.Registration for this program begins Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at 9am. Please register in person or call 847.245.5116.

Tuesday, November 21

Stop-By Stories

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! During the holidays, we're offering an abbreviated schedule of fun drop-in storytimes. These half-hour, interactive programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and more. All are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday, November 22

Thursday, November 23

Saturday, November 25

Stop-By Stories

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! During the holidays, we're offering an abbreviated schedule of fun drop-in storytimes. These half-hour, interactive programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and more. All are welcome, no registration required!

Monday, November 27

Moon Over Lake Villa

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Members of the Lake County Astronomical Society will be at LVDL with telescopes for night-time viewing. Perfect for kids of all ages. No registration, just stop by!

Tuesday, November 28

Galaxy in a Bottle

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
(Grades 2-3) Love learning about space? Make a glittering galaxy that you can take anywhere you go!
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Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Wednesday, November 29

Sensory Playtime for Preschoolers

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:45am
(Ages 3-5 years) Bring your preschooler and explore fun, hands-on sensory activities together! Dress for mess and (indoor) water play!
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Thursday, November 30

Science Fiction Drawing 101 with Dan Laib

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
In need of an interesting character? With just a little creativity, you can create an alien that’s out of this world! You’ll also see how you can pose the body in any position such as jumping, running, or even flying. Once you know the tricks to drawing bodies, your characters will be a little more believable!
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Stop-By Stories

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! During the holidays, we're offering an abbreviated schedule of fun drop-in storytimes. These half-hour, interactive programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and more. All are welcome, no registration required!

Friday, December 1

Saturday, December 2

Stop-By Stories

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! During the holidays, we're offering an abbreviated schedule of fun drop-in storytimes. These half-hour, interactive programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and more. All are welcome, no registration required!

Sunday, December 3

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Interactive Movie

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
(Grades 4-12) Registration for this program begins Sunday, November 26 at 1pm. Have you seen Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone a dozen times? You've never seen it like this! Join us for an interactive movie experience complete with trolls, Golden Snitches and some fun surprises!
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Monday, December 4

Baby Hangout

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Open to babies and toddlers) Join us for drop-in playtime and fun with your babies and toddlers! No registration required.

Stop-By Stories

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! During the holidays, we're offering an abbreviated schedule of fun drop-in storytimes. These half-hour, interactive programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and more. All are welcome, no registration required!

Tuesday, December 5

Pint-Sized Painters

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:15am
(Ages 18 months-2 years) Come play with paint and create three masterpieces for holiday gift giving! Dress your little one for lots of mess!
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Stop-By Stories

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! During the holidays, we're offering an abbreviated schedule of fun drop-in storytimes. These half-hour, interactive programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and more. All are welcome, no registration required!