Events

Monday, September 24

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Monday, September 24, 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!

Page Turners -- The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Grades 7 and 8. Page Turners is moving to Monday nights! Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 and 8. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about The Testing, and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Tuesday, September 25

Voter Registration Drive

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 9:30am to 8:00pm
LVDL is holding a day-long voter registration drive! If you are a U.S. Citizen and will be 18 years old on or before November 6, 2018, you are eligible to vote in the general election. To register to vote, you will need two acceptable forms of identification; one with a photo and at least one must list your current physical address. Also, you must have resided at that address for 30 days. For more information call 847.245.5115.

Registered Storytime for Toddlers

Tuesday, September 25, 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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Little Chefs

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 2-3) Interested in cooking? We’ll make a recipe from a cookbook and get inspired to try more at home! If allergies are a concern, ask us for a list of ingredients. Please register.
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Family Drop-In Storytime

Tuesday, September 25, 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!

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library! No registration necessary. 18+.
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Wednesday, September 26

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, September 26, 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!

Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab---Intermediate Excel

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on software training. In tonight's class, Intermediate Excel, you'll further hone your Excel skills by learning to create charts and pivot tables.
Please register at the Adult Reference Desk, by phone at 847.245.5115 or online at lvdl.org
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eBooks & eAudio with Elizabeth

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join Elizabeth, our Virtual Services Librarian, for an overview of two of LVDL’s digital platforms, Libby and Axis 360. Bring your smartphone or tablet for hands-on instruction.

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Thursday, September 27

Rube Goldberg Machine

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) What’s a Rube Goldberg Machine? It’s a machine that accomplishes a simple task in a complicated--and very fun--way. Learn about these machines and try creating one yourself! Please register.
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Registered Storytime for Babies

Thursday, September 27, 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 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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Civics 101

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Participate in an informed manner! Come learn about the legislators in your jurisdiction and how to find candidate and government information. This program is presented by League of the Women Voters of Northwest Lake County.
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Friday, September 28

Library Playdate

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Open to babies, toddlers and preschoolers) Join us for drop-in playtime and fun! Dress for mess and possible indoor water play. No registration required.

Saturday, September 29

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Open to all ages--please note the new 10am start time)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!

Monday, October 1

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Monday, October 1, 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!

Library Buddies Training (Grades 9-12)

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 9-12) Earn volunteer hours and have a blast helping little kids explore art! During this four-week program, you’ll be paired up with a preschooler to learn about different artists’ work and try out their techniques. Things may get messy, so don’t wear your best clothes. To participate, you must attend the training session on October 1 (please note the time for the training session, 4:30-5:30pm). Registration for this program begins on Saturday, September 1.
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Tuesday, October 2

Registered Storytime for Toddlers

Tuesday, October 2, 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!
Register

Family Drop-In Storytime

Tuesday, October 2, 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!