Adult Program

For the Love of Tidy

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Chicago’s first certified KonMari Tidying Consultant, Kristyn Ivey of For the Love of Tidy, will share home organization tips that focus on what you keep (does it “spark joy?”), rather than what or how much you discard. Learn about the revolutionary Japanese decluttering method made popular by Marie Kondo’s bestseller, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. This interactive workshop will include live demos and giveaways that will prepare you to get tidy now!
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Trivia!

Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for a team trivia competition hosted by our former but always favorite librarian, TJ! Sign-up solo or as a group. All ages are welcome. Registration is required. Remember to study the 40 titles on the Great LVDL Read list.
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Ghosts of the Illinois River

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Illinois River, the state’s longest river, offers all kinds of shivery bumps in the night. Join author Sylvia Shults for a trip down the river to meet the folks who haven’t really left us even after they’ve left us. Book sale and signing will follow the presentation.
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Curiosity 2018 Celebration

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Celebrate the end of LVDL's summer reading program with dancing, food and fun for all ages! We'll start off with Uncle Mike Schneider & the Library Polkas, followed up by the In Full Swing Jazz Orchestra! No registration required ... all are welcome!

Lunchtime @the Library --- Al Capone & The 1933 World's Fair

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!
Al Capone and the 1933 World’s Fair: The End of the Gangster Era in Chicago, by William Hazelgrove, is an exciting and sprawling history behind Chicago, the 1933 World’s Fair and the six millionaire businessmen, dubbed The Secret Six, who beat Al Capone at his own game. Book sale and signing will follow the presentation.
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