Events

Monday, March 25

Baby/Toddler Storytime

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for newborns-24 months) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more. No registration required!

Jurassic Library

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
(Open to all ages) Travel to a time when dinosaurs ruled the library! Join us for dino-themed crafts, games and activities. Between 2-3pm, we’ll even get a visit from Frankie the animatronic dinosaur, brought to us by Animal Quest! No registration required.

Page Turners -- It Wasn't Me by Dana Alison Levy

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 7 and 8). Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 and 8. Read It Wasn't Me by Dana Alison Levy, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!), and have some snacks. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Tuesday, March 26

Baby/Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for newborns-24 months) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more. No registration required!

Tape Town

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
(Open to all ages) LVDL is becoming a miniature city! Follow the tape roads—where will they lead you? Explore different lands, books and toys! No registration required.

Family Storytime

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. Must be 18+.

eBooks & eAudio the Money Smart Way

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
If you regularly purchase eBooks or have a subscription for streaming music or TV, this program is for you. Discover how your LVDL card can help you access digital content at no additional cost.
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Wednesday, March 27

Family Storytime

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Spring Fling

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
(Open to all ages) Drop by the library for mini-golf, arts and crafts, and a library scavenger hunt! Please note, children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by an adult to play mini-golf. No registration required.

Thursday, March 28

Family Storytime

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Spring Fling

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
(Open to all ages) Drop by the library for mini-golf, arts and crafts, and a library scavenger hunt! Please note, children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by an adult to play mini-golf. No registration required.

Little Listeners

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to ages 0-15 months) Join us for a fun, interactive experience for you and your baby! You'll learn how rhymes, songs, stories and play can 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. Please register--your registration covers the full 3-week session.
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Student Loan Repayment Challenges

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Consumer Credit Counseling staff will be at LVDL to discuss the challenges of student loan repayment and how to navigate the various options. Loan deferment, forbearance and rehabilitation will also be discussed.
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Friday, March 29

Morning Make-Believe

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Intended for babies, toddlers and preschoolers) Did you know playing “make-believe” builds developmental skills? We provide the space and props--your child provides the imagination! No registration required.

Saturday, March 30

Family Storytime

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Sunday, March 31

Discovery Center Museum Day

Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
(Open to all ages) Rockford's renowned Discovery Center Museum is bringing fun, hands-on activities to LVDL! Play games from around the world, create a mosaic masterpiece, fashion an intricate design, create 3-D shapes and more! (Shhh: don’t tell them it’s math!) No registration required

Monday, April 1

Baby/Toddler Storytime

Monday, April 1, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for newborns-24 months) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more. No registration required!

Button Bird Art

Monday, April 1, 2019 - 6:00pm to 6:45pm
(Grades 7 to 12). Welcome Spring with this fun, easy-to- customize project. Using everyday materials we will create a bright piece of art you can hang up or give as a gift. Drop-in.