Events

Thursday, September 28

One on One Counseling for Small Businesses

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 3:00pm to 8:30pm
Joanne Osmond, Illinois Small Business Development Center, will be at LVDL for free, one-on-one counseling. Call 847.543.2033 to schedule an appointment.

Amazing Appetizers

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Calling all budding chefs ... learn how to create yummy appetizers that will delight your friends and family!
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Lapsit Listeners

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to infants not yet walking) Have a baby at home? Join us for Lapsit Listeners—a fun, interactive experience of rhymes, songs, stories and play to help build your little one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you bring only the registered child(ren) to Lapsit Listeners, as we want to make this program safe and fun for your little ones. Also, please choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Author John Wasik on Nikola Tesla and Lessons in Creativity

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Seventy years after his death, Nikola Tesla has become a rock star. Author John Wasisk's book, Lightning Strikes, examines Tesla's complete life and legacy, including his profound influence on everything from systems integration to drone warfare. Book sale and signing will follow the program.
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Friday, September 29

Luau at the Library

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(All Ages) It's a luau for littles! Come to the library for an island-themed getaway of music, activities and fun. No registration required!

Saturday, September 30

Stop-By Stories

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! These half-hour programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and interactive storytelling. All are welcome, no registration required!

Monday, October 2

Walkers, Wigglers & Crawlers (9:30am)

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to infants and walkers up to age 36 months) Have a few tiny ones at home? Join us for Walkers, Wigglers & Crawlers—a fun, interactive early-literacy program for little folk. We’ll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Walkers, Wigglers & Crawlers (10:30am)

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to infants and walkers up to age 36 months) Have a few tiny ones at home? Join us for Walkers, Wigglers & Crawlers—a fun, interactive early-literacy program for little folk. We’ll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Tuesday, October 3

Lapsit Listeners

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to infants not yet walking) Have a baby at home? Join us for Lapsit Listeners—a fun, interactive experience of rhymes, songs, stories and play to help build your little one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you bring only the registered child(ren) to Lapsit Listeners, as we want to make this program safe and fun for your little ones. Also, please choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Preschool Pals

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to 3- to 5-year-olds) Come be part of the fun at Preschool Pals! These programs feature a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and interactive storytelling geared for kids ages 3 through 5.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Toddlin' Tykes

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to walkers up to age 24 months) Have a toddler at home? Join us for Toddlin’ Tykes—a fun, interactive experience of story, rhyme, music and play to help build your young one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Wednesday, October 4

Storytime in the Park

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) We're taking our storytime show on the road to local parks this summer! Everybody's welcome to join us. On October 4, we'll be at John Janega Park in Lindenhurst at 9:30am. See you there!

Terrific Twos

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to 2-year-olds) Come be part of the fun at Terrific Twos! These programs feature a half hour of music, books, fingerplays and interactive storytelling geared for kids at this active stage of development.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Preschool Pals

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to 3- to 5-year-olds) Come be part of the fun at Preschool Pals! These programs feature a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and interactive storytelling geared for kids ages 3 through 5.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Stop-By Stories

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Stop-By Stories! These half-hour programs are filled with books, songs, rhymes and interactive storytelling. All are welcome, no registration required!

Thursday, October 5

Toddlin' Tykes

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to walkers up to age 24 months) Have a toddler at home? Join us for Toddlin’ Tykes—a fun, interactive experience of story, rhyme, music and play to help build your young one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
Register

Terrific Twos

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to 2-year-olds) Come be part of the fun at Terrific Twos! These programs feature a half hour of music, books, fingerplays and interactive storytelling geared for kids at this active stage of development.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
Register

Preschool Pals

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
(Open to 3- to 5-year-olds) Come be part of the fun at Preschool Pals! These programs feature a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and interactive storytelling geared for kids ages 3 through 5.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Marble Mugs

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:15pm
Tired of boring mugs? Come design your own marble mugs! Learn how to create these unique items that are great to give as gifts, or keep for yourself!
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Lapsit Listeners

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to infants not yet walking) Have a baby at home? Join us for Lapsit Listeners—a fun, interactive experience of rhymes, songs, stories and play to help build your little one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you bring only the registered child(ren) to Lapsit Listeners, as we want to make this program safe and fun for your little ones. Also, please choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
Register