Events

Monday, May 15

The 10th Congressional District & You

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 9:15am to 11:15am
Did you know that your local congressional office is your link to many federal government agencies? Caseworkers from Representative Brad Schneider’s office will be at LVDL to help you navigate through the government maze.

Family Listeners

Monday, May 15, 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

Monday, May 15, 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

Candy Chemistry: Grades 2-3

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 2-3) Candy is for more than just snacking! Come explore some sweet ways to use M&Ms to learn about chemistry, math and the world around you with Kevin Andel, aka "Science Dad"!
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Tuesday, May 16

Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Tuesday, May 16, 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, May 16, 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, May 16, 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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There's A Library App for That!

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
If you regularly purchase music, eBooks and/or eAudiobooks for your smartphone or tablet, stop! Let your Lake Villa District Library card access digital music, books, magazines, streaming video and much more.
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Wednesday, May 17

2 & 3 yr old Storytime

Wednesday, May 17, 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, May 17, 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, May 17, 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, May 18

Little Listeners B: 12-24 mos

Thursday, May 18, 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, May 18, 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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Family Storytime

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm
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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Friends of LVDL Spring Used Book Sale and Annual Meeting

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
4 to 6 p.m. – Preview hours for Friends Members
*Membership may be purchased at the door: $5 Individual $7.00 Family
6 p.m. Friends of LVDL Annual Meeting-refreshments served and surprise drawing after short meeting.
6 to 8 p.m. - Open to the Public
We're offering a large selection of hardcover and paperback novels, gently used children’s books, DVDs, music CDs and much more.
Illinois Award winning books available - Caudill, Monarch and Bluestem. Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Little Listeners A: 3-15 mos

Thursday, May 18, 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

Novel Thoughts

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
Read the book, form an opinion and join us for a lively discussion (and snacks) of Pax by Sara Pennypacker. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Grades 4-6. Registration begins Monday, April 3, 2017.
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Friday, May 19

Friends of LVDL Spring Used Book Sale

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thanks to donations from our library and our patrons, we're offering a large selection of hardcover and paperback novels, gently used children’s books, DVDs, music CDs and much more.
Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Saturday, May 20

Friends of LVDL Spring Used Book Sale

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
1/2 price sale until 11:30 a.m. $2 bag sale from noon to 3 p.m. (Saturday only)Stock up on good reads! Everything will be offered at bargain prices. Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.