Events

Monday, April 24

Scooby, Do Read

Monday, April 24, 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; please register for each date individually.

Tuesday, April 25

Board Games Galore

Tuesday, April 25, 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.

Magic Magnets

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Learn how magnets work and make one yourself using metal, wire and a battery!
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Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Wednesday, April 26

Eating Dirt! (5:30pm)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:00pm
(Grades 2-3) Have you ever eaten dirt? Make edible dirt cups that model the different layers of soil. Ingredients that will be used include:
Chocolate chips
Chocolate pudding
Oreos
Green Apple Twizzlers
Gummy worms
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Money Management for Women

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:45pm
Get your financial house in order by focusing on one part of your financial life each month. Personal finance educator Karen Chan will introduce you to her Money Calendar. By following it, you’ll do just a few tasks each month and before you know it, you’ll learn where your money goes; how to evaluate debt, estimate your retirement income and much more. Bring a friend so that you can team up and support each other through this enlightening, year-long process.
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Eating Dirt! (6:30pm)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 2-3) Have you ever eaten dirt? Make edible dirt cups that model the different layers of soil. Ingredients that will be used include:
Chocolate chips
Chocolate pudding
Oreos
Green Apple Twizzlers
Gummy worms
Register

Thursday, April 27

Social Security Filing Strategies

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Social Security may be an important part of your retirement plan. Knowing when and how to file for benefits can be complicated. Learn to make sense of Social Security and understand how payments are calculated, how to optimize benefits and discover who may still be eligible for the 'file and suspend' and spousal strategies.
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One-on-One Counseling For Small Business

Thursday, April 27, 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.

Self-Watering Planter (4:30pm)

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
(Grades K-1) Make a self-watering planter from a soda bottle, complete with seeds to grow! Please dress for mess.
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Self-Watering Planter (5:30pm)

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:00pm
(Grades K-1) Make a self-watering planter from a soda bottle, complete with seeds to grow! Please dress for mess.
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Friday, April 28

A Concert with Laura Doherty

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Nationally touring recording artist Laura Doherty will get us movin’ and groovin’ with her original, kid-friendly pop tunes!
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Monday, May 1

Scooby, Do Read

Monday, May 1, 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; please register for each date individually.

Teen Improv Workshop

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join us for a fast-paced, riotously funny workshop ----you'll learn teamwork, confidence and spontaneity as you improvise with some of LCHS's funniest performers.
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Thursday, May 4

May the 4th Be With You!

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Calling all young Star Wars fans! Make a craft, train like a Jedi, and defeat the Stormtroopers in a galaxy far, far away. No registration, just drop by!

Friday, May 5

Saturday, May 6

iOS Overview with Dan

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Have an Apple device? Here'a great opportunity to get an overview/how-to from Dan Monge, Apple Certified Support Professional. Bring your device and questions, get the answers.
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