Events

Thursday, November 15

Family Drop-In Storytime

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Moon Over Lake Villa

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join the Lake County Astronomical Society for an evening of star gazing. No registration necessary just stop by! Perfect for kids of all ages.

Registered Storytime for Babies

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to infants not yet walking) Have a baby at home? Join us for 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, as we want to make this program safe and fun for your baby. Your registration covers the full 5-week session; there will be no storytime on Thursday, November 22 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Battle of the Books Practice

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 5-8) Practice for Lake Villa District Library's Battle of the Books competition with book and author reviews, sample questions, and team building activities. For questions about Battle of the Books, please contact us at 847.245.5116.

Friday, November 16

Storytime, Etc.

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:45am
(Open to babies, toddlers and preschoolers) Join us for stories and a hands-on activity for you and your youngsters to try together!No registration required.

Saturday, November 17

How to Write a Memoir

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join David Rutter, veteran newspaper columnist and life-long writer, to gain the skills and tools to write a personal memoir. This two-hour session includes 'how to interview grandma' as well as how to get published.
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Sunday, November 18

Fall Festival

Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
(Open to all ages) Come celebrate the fall season at LVDL! Festivities include a photobooth, games, treats, and more fall-themed surprises! No registration required.

Monday, November 19

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for babies and toddlers) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more for our littlest of listeners. No registration required!

Novel Thoughts--Bound by Ice by Sandra Neil Wallace

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 4-6) Novel Thoughts is all about reading great books and talking about them with others. (There are snacks, too!) In November we'll be discussing Bound by Ice: A True North Pole Survival Story by Sandra Neil Wallace. Copies are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Tuesday, November 20

Registered Storytime for Toddlers

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to walkers up to age 36 months) Have a toddler at home? Join us for a fun, interactive experience of story, rhyme, music and play to help build your young one’s early literacy skills! Please note: Your registration covers the full 6-week session.

Looking for more storytime fun? Join us for our Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime, held on Mondays at 9:30am. No registration required, all are welcome!
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday, November 21

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Thursday, November 22

Saturday, November 24

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!