Events

Thursday, August 9

Moon Rocks on Display at LVDL

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
(Open to all ages) Can't make it to our special "The Moon Rocks!" event on August 4? Stop by the library to examine small samples of lunar rock and soil, as well as fragments from meteorites, on loan to us from NASA's Johnson Space Center. No registration required.

Baby/Toddler Drop-In Storytime

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(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!

An Introduction To The Bullet Journal - $10.00

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you tried planner after planner only to fill out the first few months and then quit? You've got to try the bullet journal--a planner system that allows you to express yourself in a creative way, stay organized, and get things done. Join Audrey Ko of Things Unseen Designs as she walks you through the basics and provides lots of helpful ideas to get you started. There will also be time to practice. The $10 fee includes journal and other supplies. Please register in person at the Adult Reference Desk.

Friday, August 10

Friday Fun Faire

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:45am
(Ages 3-5) Listening to stories and making crafts together--that's what Friday Fun Faire is all about! Please register.
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Design 101

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Join us for some designing fun! First learn graphic design basics with Canva, that you can use for school or social media. Then decorate your own notebook to bring back to school! Please register.
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Saturday, August 11

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(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!

Sunday, August 12

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!

Monday, August 13

JoJo Bows

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Learn how to make the big, showy hairbows that are all the rage! Please register.
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Tuesday, August 14

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, August 14, 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, August 15

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, August 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!

Meet Libby

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Libby is a new, streamlined way to borrow digital books and audiobooks from LVDL for you Android, iOS or Windows 10 device. Join library staff for an overview and hands-on training. Bring your LVDL card, your device and get to know Libby.
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Campfire Cookies

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 2-3) Make some delicious cookies that look just like a mini campfire! If allergies are a concern, an ingredient list will be provided soon. Please register.
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Thursday, August 16

Friends of LVDL August Used Book Sale - Preview Hours 4 to 6 pm for Members

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
4 to 6 p.m. – Preview hours for Friends Members
*Membership may be purchased at the door: $5 Individual $7.00 Family

6 to 8 p.m. - Open to the Public

Thanks to generous donations from our library and our patrons, we're offering a large selection of hardcover and paperback novels, gently used children’s books, DVDs, music CDs and much more.
Hundreds of books will be offered at bargain prices. A great selection of all genres for all interests. Stock up on good reads! Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Make-a-Planet

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
(Grades K-1) Use your imagination to dream up a whole new planet! (You'll even get to take it home with you!) Please register.
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Novel Thoughts

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
(Grades 4-6) Read the book, form an opinion and join us for a lively discussion (and snacks)! Copies of each month's book are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. In August we'll be discussing All’s Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson. Please register.
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Friday, August 17

Friends of LVDL August Used Book Sale

Friday, August 17, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thanks to generous donations from our library and our patrons, we're offering a large selection of hardcover and paperback novels, gently used children’s books, DVDs, music CDs and much more.
Hundreds of books will be offered at bargain prices. A great selection of all genres for all interests. Stock up on good reads! Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Tinker Tots

Friday, August 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Ages 18 months-2 years) Join us for stories, music and sensory development activities that encourage your child to explore and create! Please register.
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Saturday, August 18

Friends of LVDL August Used Book Sale

Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Half-price sale from 9 to 11:30 a.m. (Saturday only)
$2.00 bag sale from Noon to 3:00 p.m. (Saturday only)
Thanks to generous donations from our library and our patrons, we're offering a large selection of hardcover and paperback novels, gently used children’s books, DVDs, music CDs and much more.
Hundreds of books will be offered at bargain prices. A great selection of all genres for all interests. Stock up on good reads!
Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.