Events

Tuesday, May 23

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Wednesday, May 24

Thursday, May 25

One on One Counseling for Small Businesses

Thursday, May 25, 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.

The Fundamentals of Legacy Writing

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
In this fun, interactive, workshop you will learn craft techniques to make your personal stories read like page-turning fiction and also respect the people you love. Author and writing coach Sara Connell will take you through writing prompts to outline a beginning, middle and end of your story and you’ll take home additional resources to keep your writing going.

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Sunday, May 28

Memorial Day - Library Closed

Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, May 28 and Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

Monday, May 29

Tuesday, May 30

Board Games Galore

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Board Game Night features over 70 board games from Monopoly to Exploding Kittens. Board games don’t all have to be competitive – we now have cooperative games as well. Bring your friends and family, and your own board games if you like. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Drop-in for all ages.

Thursday, June 1

Medicare 101

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Learn what Medicare covers, the potential for out-of-pocket expenses and what you need to know about Medicare Supplements, Medicare Advantage and Part D plans.
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Friday, June 2

Thursday, June 8

One on One Counseling for Small Businesses

Thursday, June 8, 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.

Teen Game Night!

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Come game with us as we break out the major systems. Eat snacks, meet people, and play the new games we installed on the consoles. Feel free to bring your 3DS and Yu-Gi-Oh cards to battle each other too!

Saturday, June 10

Sunday, June 11

Board Games Galore

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Classic board games, cooperative games, and games for people of all ages. Over 80 to choose from! Bring your friends and family, and your own board games if you like. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Drop-in for all ages.

Monday, June 12

Lake County Extension Master Gardener Plant Clinic

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
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!

Lake County Extension Master Gardener Plant Clinic

Monday, June 12, 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!

Tuesday, June 13

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Wednesday, June 14

Lunchtime@the Library---Terminal City: Chicago's Passenger Train Stations

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert. There was a time when anyone wishing to travel across North America took a train and most likely, they passed through Chicago. Get a glimpse of Chicago’s passenger trains and train stations from the golden era of rail travel. David Clark, The Windy City Road Warrior, is our guide.

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Basic Google

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Explore the Internet using the basic functions of Google.
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Know Your Rights - Conozca Sus Derechos

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Mano a Mano will provide a Know Your Rights presentation in Spanish which includes information about the latest executive orders issued by the new president, what they mean, and how to effectively safeguard your rights. A question and answer section will follow the presentation. Fraud prevention information resources for legal services will also be available.
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