Events

Friday, February 16

Grapes & Growlers, A Night at the Library 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Join us for the Lake Villa District Library Foundation's Annual Event, A Night at the Library. Grapes & Growlers 2018 promises to be great - as always! Deluxe raffle baskets, wine & craft beer tastings, great entertainment and much more. Call your friends and make plans to meet at the library. Must be 21+. $5 cover.

Sunday, February 18

The Blues According to John Primer

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Two-time Grammy Award nominee John Primer learned to play the blues from the best of the best---Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Jr. Wells, Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor and many more---and has great stories and rich music to share. Join John and his harmonica player, Steve Bell, for an acoustic set of great music and stories.

Tuesday, February 20

Parent/Teacher Workshop: Comics in the Classroom

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Parents and teachers--are you curious about comics? Come learn how comics help different learners and how they meet educational standards. We'll share lots of great titles, too! Illinois K-12 educators will receive 1 CPDU for participating in this workshop. Please register.
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Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, February 20, 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, February 21

Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab---Intermediate Excel

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on computer software training in our computer lab. We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on computer software training in our computer lab. Tonight's session is Intermediate Excel! You've mastered beginning Excel, now it's time to further hone your skills. Learn how to create charts, graphs and pivot tables.
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Thursday, February 22

Storytime for Preschoolers

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to 3- to 5-year-olds) Come be part of the fun at Preschool Storytime! These programs feature a half hour of books, songs, fingerplays and interactive storytelling. Caregivers are invited to wait outside the Wilton Room during these “independent” storytimes.

Please note: We ask that you choose only one registered program for your child(ren)—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Friday, February 23

Baby Hangout

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Open to babies and toddlers) Join us for drop-in playtime and fun with your babies and toddlers! No registration required.

Saturday, February 24

Preschool Fair

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Are you looking into preschools for your child? Learn about local programs, meet staff and receive enrollment information at our Preschool Fair! All are welcome, no registration required.

Monday, February 26

Thursday, March 1

Friends of LVDL March Used Book Sale

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have 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 2

Friends of LVDL March Used Book Sale

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have 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 3

Friends of LVDL March Used Book Sale

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have 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.

Saturday, March 10

Wednesday, March 14

Basic Google

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Explore the Internet using the basic functions of Google.
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Monday, March 26

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Friday, April 6

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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