Classic board games, cooperative games, and games for people of all ages. Over 80 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.
Kit homes---well-designed, practical and made from top quality materials---were marketed from 1906-1982 by nine different companies. These houses were usually not distinctive architectural designs but copies of the most popular styles of the day; customers were encouraged to personalize their order by moving windows, doors or built in cabinetry. Learn about the phenomenon of kit homes from author, researcher and lecturer Rebecca Hunter.
Peenemunde, Germany was the testing ground for Nazi Germany’s V-1 and V-2 rockets. When rockets were launched from there in 1942 and reached space, it marked the beginning of space exploration. Derek Monroe, Lake County-based international journalist and writer, visited Peenemunde in March and will share details of his trip.
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.
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert.
Alexander Hamilton was born in the Caribbean and abandoned as a child. In this historical portrayal by veteran actor Terry Lynch, you’ll discover how these humble beginnings planted the seeds of opportunity for this founding father.
Join Kevin Andel to discover Space Age Spin-offs that you use every day! This presentation will focus on consumer spin-offs from the exploration of space. Including both private (SpaceX) as and governmental (US, China and Europe) access to space regarding lunar and Mars exploration.
LVDL's Adult Book Discussion on the Second Saturday of the month. Book are available at the Circulation Desk the month prior to the discussion. Refreshments will be served and all are welcome to attend.
(All Ages) LVDL's summer reading program has been a smashing success! Come celebrate the last day of "Constructing Summer 2017" with music, activities and free ice cream for the first 400 people who attend. No registration required—all are welcome! See you there!
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.