(Grades 9 to 12) Join us for a book & movie discussion just for grades 9 to 12. Read the book, come discuss Wonder Woman: Warbringer, have some snacks, and watch Wonder Woman (2017)! We’ll compare and contrast and decide which one we like best! Rated PG-13, to learn more go to www.commonsensemedia.org. Register and receive a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk!
(Grades 7 & 8). Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 and 8. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about Between Shades of Gray, and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
(Grades 7 to 12). How do they do that?! Ever wonder how caricature artists know what to exaggerate? You’ll learn about what a caricature is and the secrets of exaggerating the face. You may even have the chance to get a caricature of yourself, drawn by the instructor! Please register.
(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.
(Grades 9 to 12). Join us for a book discussion just for grades 9 to 12. Read the book, come discuss, and have some snacks! Register and receive a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk! Please register.
(Grades 7 and 8). Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 and 8. Read Get Well Soon by Julie Halpern, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!), and have some snacks. The author will be joining us for our discussion! Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
Revive the art of calligraphy with a modern twist. This is a fun hobby to learn--beginners are welcome! Learn how to write with a pen and nib and practice basic strokes of the lowercase alphabet. By the end of the class, you’ll create a simple greeting card to take home!The $5 fee covers the practice sheet and greeting card. Please register in person at the Adult Reference Desk.
1/2 price sale until 11:30 a.m. $2 bag sale from noon to 3 p.m. (Saturday only)Stock up on good reads! Everything will be offered at bargain prices. Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.
It's the library in hangout mode; a book club with a twist, held at Timothy O'Tooles in Lake Villa. Get comfortable, meet new people and talk about books! You buy the drinks; appetizers are provided. This month's title is The Alice Network by Kate Quinn. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.