Adult Events

Tuesday, August 22

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Wednesday, August 23

Board Games Galore

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Classic board games, cooperative games, and games for people of all ages. Over 90 to choose from! Bring your friends and family, or your own board games if you like. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Drop-in for all ages.

Thursday, August 24

One on One Counseling for Small Businesses

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 3:00pm to 8:30pm
Joanne Osmond, Illinois Small Business Development Center, will be at LVDL for free, one-on-one counseling. Call 847.543.2033 to schedule an appointment.

Lake County Extension Master Gardener Library Plant Clinic

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Get your garden questions ready! The Master Gardeners will have the answers! If you need help identifying an insect, weed or garden disease, bring in a sample (in a closed container, please) and they'll help make a diagnosis. No registration---just stop by!

Saturday, August 26

Learn Hoopla & Freegal

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
If you regularly purchase music, eBooks or eAudiobooks for your smartphone or computer, stop! Learn how your LVDL card can help you access a great selection of music, streaming video and much more.
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Monday, August 28

Wednesday, August 30

Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab --Intermediate Excel

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on computer software training in our computer lab. This session is on Intermediate Excel. You've mastered beginning Excel, now it's time to further hone your skills. Learn to create charts, graphs and pivot tables.
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Sunday, September 3

Labor Day - Library Closed

Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

Monday, September 4

Labor Day - Library Closed

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

Friday, September 8

Introduction to Genealogy with Dan Hubbard

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Join Dan Hubbard for the basics of genealogy. Learn how to think about genealogy and to develop a healthy skepticism; the basic records, where to find them, keeping track of them; and more.
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Saturday, September 9

iOS Overview with Dan

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Dan Monge, Apple Certified Support Professional, is back at LVDL! If you have an Apple device, this is a great opportunity for an overview /how-to. Bring your device and questions, get the answers.
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Sunday, September 10

Board Games Galore

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Classic board games, cooperative games, and games for people of all ages. Over 90 to choose from! Bring your friends and family, or your own board games if you like. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Drop-in for all ages.

Tuesday, September 12

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Learn Hoopla & Freegal

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
If you regularly purchase music, eBooks or eAudiobooks for your smartphone or laptop, stop! Learn how your LVDL card can help you access a great selection of music, streaming video and much more.
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Wednesday, September 13

Lunchtime@the Library -- England Coast to Coast

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, dessert and coffee! Enjoy a 200-mile trek across the north of England with an international cast of amblers, ramblers and scramblers. Take in the scenery, adventure and sociability of the famed Coast to Cast Path extending from the Irish Sea to the North Sea via the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors, and a bonus side trip up England's highest peak, Scafell Pike.
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Basic Google

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Explore the Internet using the basic functions of Google.
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Estate Planning Toolbox

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join Karen Chan for an informative session on estate planning. Knowing your tools and learning how to use them makes any job easier. The same is true for estate planning. In this workshop, you’ll become familiar with a range of estate planning tools, what they do, and the terminology they use. In addition to wills, trusts, and powers of attorney, we will discuss the role that insurance, titling of property, and gifting can play. Finally, we’ll take a look at how these tools work with our tax system, including estate, income, generation-skipping and gift taxes.
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Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab --- Google Drive

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on computer software training in our computer lab. This session is on Google Drive where you'll learn how to access Google Docs, Sheets, Slides and Drawing software. You'll need to have a Gmail account (and your login information) to participate.
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