Events

Monday, August 28

Wednesday, August 30

Teen Game Night

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Super Smash Bros, Minecraft and Battlefront? Oh my! Come videogame 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!

Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab --Intermediate Excel

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on computer software training in our computer lab. This session is on Intermediate Excel. You've mastered beginning Excel, now it's time to further hone your skills. Learn to create charts, graphs and pivot tables.
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Thursday, August 31

Sensory Playtime for Preschoolers

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
(Ages 3-5) Bring your preschooler and explore fun, hands-on sensory activities together! Dress for mess and (indoor) water play!
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Spectacular Salsa

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Summer brings a bounty of fresh fruits and veggies ... learn how to combine them into a delicious salsa!
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Sunday, September 3

Labor Day - Library Closed

Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

Monday, September 4

Labor Day - Library Closed

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

Friday, September 8

Friday Fun Faire

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:15am
(Ages 3-5) Listening to stories and making crafts together—that’s what Friday Fun Faire is all about!
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Introduction to Genealogy with Dan Hubbard

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Join Dan Hubbard for the basics of genealogy. Learn how to think about genealogy and to develop a healthy skepticism; the basic records, where to find them, keeping track of them; and more.
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Friday Fun Faire

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm
(Ages 3-5) Listening to stories and making crafts together—that’s what Friday Fun Faire is all about!
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Saturday, September 9

iOS Overview with Dan

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Dan Monge, Apple Certified Support Professional, is back at LVDL! If you have an Apple device, this is a great opportunity for an overview /how-to. Bring your device and questions, get the answers.
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Sunday, September 10

Board Games Galore

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Classic board games, cooperative games, and games for people of all ages. Over 90 to choose from! Bring your friends and family, or your own board games if you like. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Drop-in for all ages.

Monday, September 11

Tuesday, September 12

Bubble Fun

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:45am
(Ages 2-3) Bubbles, bubbles everywhere! We'll play with them and make a fun craft. Dress for (lots of) mess!
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Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. 18+

Learn Hoopla & Freegal

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
If you regularly purchase music, eBooks or eAudiobooks for your smartphone or laptop, stop! Learn how your LVDL card can help you access a great selection of music, streaming video and much more.
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Wednesday, September 13

Lunchtime@the Library -- England Coast to Coast

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, dessert and coffee! Enjoy a 200-mile trek across the north of England with an international cast of amblers, ramblers and scramblers. Take in the scenery, adventure and sociability of the famed Coast to Cast Path extending from the Irish Sea to the North Sea via the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors, and a bonus side trip up England's highest peak, Scafell Pike.
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