Events

Sunday, April 1

Wednesday, April 4

Hands-On Computer Software Training - Google Drive

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two evenings every month for hands-on computer software training. Please register.
In this session, you'll learn how to access Google Drive Docs, Sheets, Slides, forms and Drawing software. Please note: You'll need to have a Gmail account and your login information to participate.
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Friday, April 6

Tuesday, April 10

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library! No registration necessary. 18+.
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Wednesday, April 11

Basic Google

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Explore the Internet using the basic functions of Google.
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Are You Curious About Medical Cannabis?

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Kirsten Velasco, Board member of Illinois Women in Cannabis, will present the safety, science and application process for the Medical Cannabis Program in Illinois. Everyone is fascinated to learn that medical cannabis is a safe and effective anti-inflammatory and pain reliever and is available in many forms (tinctures, capsules, salves, etc.). Discover why so many states provide access to this ancient therapy.
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Thursday, April 12

One-on-One Counseling for Small Business

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 3:00pm to 8:30pm
Joanne Osmond, Illinois Small Business Development Center, will be at LVDL for free, one-on-one counseling for small business owners. Call /847.543.2033 to schedule an appointment.

Saturday, April 14

iOS Overview with Dan

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Have an Apple device? Here's a great opportunity to get an overview/how-to with Dan Monge, Apple Certified Support Professional. Bring your device and questions. Get the answers.
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Wednesday, April 18

Lunchtime @the Library --- Main Street, Illinois

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!
A fun-filled tour of the charms, traditions and personalities of our Illinois towns led by the only person who has visited and photographed all 2400 of them: John Lynn.

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Cartoon Confidential with Mark Anderson

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Learn about the secret life of local professional cartoonist, Mark Anderson. Mark will expose his mysterious path to a cartooning career, his undisclosed process of writing captions, classified information on drawing plus tons of hilarious cartoons. Come and listen, or bring paper and pencil and draw along.
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Thursday, April 19

Saturday, April 21

Earth Day 2018: Wildlife Conservation, Falcons, and Migratory Birds

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Join Craig Hendee, Executive Director of the International Heritage Conservancy, as we celebrate Earth Day 2018 with a presentation on Wildlife Conservation, endangered species, and a look at where some of our Northern Illinois migratory birds spend the winter. Craig’s famous ambassadors from the wild, Peregrine Falcons Alvin and Tommy, will be accompanying him, and he will touch on conservation projects working with various falcons, and the conservation education programs that are associated with those programs.

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Monday, April 23

Parent/Teacher Workshop: Awesome Audio

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Come see how audiobooks support the reading skills of learners at all levels! You'll also hear about some amazing titles you'll be sure to want to check out. Please register.
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Tuesday, April 24

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library! No registration necessary. 18+.
Register

Wednesday, April 25

Innovation in Illinois

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Learn about the many technological innovations that have occurred in Illinois that have impacted the globe-from John Deere inventing the self-scouring plow in Illinois fields to the first steel-framed skyscraper on the Chicago horizon. Author John Wasik discusses how and why Illinois became such a hub of innovation and how to ensure it continues to thrive.
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Thursday, April 26

One-on-One Counseling for Small Business

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 8:30pm
Joanne Osmond, Illinois Small Business Development Center, will be at LVDL for free, one-on-one counseling for small business owners. Call /847.543.2033 to schedule an appointment.

Tuesday, May 1