Events

Monday, August 21

Family Listeners 9:30am

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Have a child (or children) between the ages of 3 and 36 months? This early literacy program is for you! We’ll share fingerplays, books, flannelboard stories and other language-building activities … join in the fun!
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Family Listeners 10:30am

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Have a child (or children) between the ages of 3 and 36 months? This early literacy program is for you! We’ll share fingerplays, books, flannelboard stories and other language-building activities … join in the fun!
Register

Scooby Do Read

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 6:45pm to 8:00pm
(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. Register in person or by phone; please register for each date individually.

Tuesday, August 22

Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Have a baby at home? Join us for Little Listeners A—a fun, interactive experience to help build your little one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend.
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Family Storytime

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children between the ages of 2 and Kindergarten.
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Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Have a toddler at home? Join us for Little Listeners B—a fun, interactive experience to help build your young one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend.
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Wednesday, August 23

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children ages 2 through 3 years.
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3 - 5 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children between the ages of 3 and Kindergarten. Please note, our Storytime programs are in high demand! Please only choose one registered session. Thank you!
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities. All ages welcome, no registration required!

Thursday, August 24

Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Have a toddler at home? Join us for Little Listeners B—a fun, interactive experience to help build your young one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend.
Register

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities for children ages 2 through 3 years.
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Beady Buddy Snakes

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

(Grades 2-3) Use your artistic skills to make a snake keychain out of beads!

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Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
Have a baby at home? Join us for Little Listeners A—a fun, interactive experience to help build your little one’s early literacy skills. Due to the one-on-one nature of these programs, we ask that only registered children and their caregivers attend.
Register

Friday, August 25

Family Dance Party

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:45am
(All Ages) Get ready to dance, shake, shimmy, groove! Make sure you're ready to move-it, move-it for this music-filled party for you and your little ones. No registration required!

Saturday, August 26

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Come be part of the fun at storytime! It’s a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and storytelling activities. All ages welcome, no registration required!

Monday, August 28

Volcanoes & Tornadoes

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
(Grades 2-3) Who knew there could be a tornado inside the library ... or a volcano? Learn how to make both, be ready to get messy!
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Thursday, August 31

Sensory Playtime for Preschoolers

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Ages 3-5) Bring your preschooler and explore fun, hands-on sensory activities together! Dress for mess and (indoor) water play!
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Spectacular Salsa

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Summer brings a bounty of fresh fruits and veggies ... learn how to combine them into a delicious salsa!
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Sunday, September 3

Labor Day - Library Closed

Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

Monday, September 4

Labor Day - Library Closed

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.