Events

Tuesday, February 21

Eureka Science: Learn Coding with Scratch Jr.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

(Grades 2-3) Learn beginning coding with Scratch Jr.! We'll have fun and use our problem-solving skills while creating an interactive scene on the library's iPads. Please note, you are signing up for a two-week class (February 21 & 28).

Register

Wednesday, February 22

Patriotic Treats (5:30pm)

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
5:30pm to 6:00pm
(Grades K-1) How do you celebrate President's Day? Come and make some fun, patriotic treats! Here are the ingredients we'll be using:

Marshmallows
Shredded coconut
Chocolate-covered Oreos
Cashews
Black decorators' gel
White chocolate chips
Vanilla wafer cookies
Mini chocolate chips
Mini chocolate bars
Chocolate frosting
Vanilla frosting
Register

Patriotic Treats (6:30pm)

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Grades K-1) How do you celebrate President's Day? Come and make some fun, patriotic treats! Here are the ingredients we'll be using:

Marshmallows
Shredded coconut
Chocolate-covered Oreos
Cashews
Black decorators' gel
White chocolate chips
Vanilla wafer cookies
Mini chocolate chips
Mini chocolate bars
Chocolate frosting
Vanilla frosting
Register

Wednesday Night In Computer Lab---Google Drive

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
An overview of how to access Google Drive and use Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms and Drawing software. You'll need to have a Gmail account (and your login information) to participate.
Register

Thursday, February 23

One-on-One Counseling For Small Business

Thursday, February 23, 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.

Battle of the Books Practice

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -
7:15pm to 8:15pm
Practice for Lake Villa District Library's Battle of the Books competition with book and author reviews, sample questions, and team building activities.

Sunday, February 26

TAB Meeting

Sunday, February 26, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm
Teen Advisory Board meeting for grades 7-12. Please register online or in person. Pizza and drinks will be provided.
Register

Monday, February 27

Scooby, Do Read

Monday, February 27, 2017 -
6:45pm to 7:30pm
A dog is a great listener, particularly when you’re practicing reading out loud. Kids are paired with a certified therapy dog (and their handler) to read for 15-minute sessions. Register in person or by phone beginning Monday, January 2; please register for each date individually.

Tuesday, February 28

One-on-One Counseling for Small Business

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
3:00pm to 8:00pm
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.

Eureka Science: Learn Coding with Scratch Jr.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 2-3) Learn beginning coding with Scratch Jr.! We'll have fun and use our problem-solving skills while creating an interactive scene on the library's iPads. Please note, you are signing up for a two-week class (February 21 & 28).
Register

Eureka Science: BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Coding for Kids & Parents

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Coding is a family affair! Bring your laptop and your parent(s) and learn how to make a Frogger game using Scratch 2.0. Before the program, please make sure you have installed the latest version of Java--ask us if you need help--and your laptop is fully charged (bringing a cord is a good idea anyway). To register for this program, please call 847.245.5116.

Board Games Galore!

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Board Game Night is back, and now open to the whole Family!! With a new selection of board games from Exploding Kittens to Forbidden Island, we’ve got you covered! Feel free to bring in your own board games to teach others. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Drop-in for teens, families, and all ages.

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No need to register. Must be 18 to attend.

Register

Thursday, March 2

Friends of LVDL March Used Book Sale

Thursday, March 2, 2017 -
4:00pm to 8:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have Chilton manuals - cooking, gardening and history books - boxes and boxes of Children's and Young Adult books. Don't miss this sale!


4 to 6 p.m. – Preview time for Friends Members
*Membership may be purchased at the door: $5 Individual $7.00 Family

6 to 8 p.m. – Book Sale open to public

Friday, March 3

Friends of LVDL March Used Book Sale

Friday, March 3, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have Chilton manuals - cooking, gardening and history books - boxes and boxes of Children's and Young Adult books. Don't miss this sale!

Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Saturday, March 4

Friends of LVDL March Used Book Sale

Saturday, March 4, 2017 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have Chilton manuals - cooking, gardening and history books - boxes and boxes of Children's and Young Adult books. Don't miss this sale!
1/2 price sale until 11:30 a.m. $2 bag sale from noon to 3 p.m.
Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Tuesday, March 7