Events

Thursday, January 18

Novel Thoughts

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
(Grades 4-6) Read the book and tell us what you think! (There will be snacks, too!) In January we'll be discussing Peak by Roland Smith. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Friday, January 19

Tinker Tots

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Ages 18 months-2 years) Join us for stories, music and sensory development activities that encourage your child to explore and create! Please register.
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YALL Meeting

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
(Grades 7-12) Formerly known as TAB, we're excited to introduce YALL! Want to make your voice heard at the library? Come to YALL where you can plan programs, partake in volunteer opportunities, and become a leader at LVDL. Please register.
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Saturday, January 20

Family Drop-In Storytime

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Monday, January 22

Storytime for Babies & Toddlers

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to infants and walkers up to age 36 months) Have a few tiny ones at home? Join us for a fun, interactive early-literacy program for little folk. We’ll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities.

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

Looking for more storytime fun? Join us for Family Drop-In Storytime, held on Wednesdays at 9:30am and Saturdays at 10:30am. No registration required, all are welcome!


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Tuesday, January 23

The 10th Congressional District and YOU!

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Did you know that your local congressional office is your link to many federal government agencies? Caseworkers from Representative Brad Schneider's office will be at LVDL to help you navigate through the government maze.

Storytime for Babies

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to infants not yet walking) Have a baby at home? Join us for a fun, interactive experience of rhymes, songs, stories and play to help build your little one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you bring only the registered child, as we want to make this program safe and fun for your baby. Also, please choose only one registered program for your child—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Storytime for Preschoolers

Tuesday, January 23, 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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Teen & Tween Gaming Drop-In

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
(Grades 4-12) Hang out and play Wii on the big screen, or the PS4 and XBOX One in our Young Adult area. Bring your own devices to play Minecraft, your DS/3DS, or your Magic and Yu-Gi-Oh cards! Snacks will be provided ... no registration required!

Build It!

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
(Grades K-3) Using all sorts of materials (including grapes!), we'll try to build the tallest tower possible ... and discuss the engineering behind skyscrapers and famous works of architecture! Please register.
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Storytime for Toddlers

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to walkers up to age 36 months) Have a toddler at home? Join us for a fun, interactive experience of story, rhyme, music and play to help build your young one’s early literacy skills!

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

Looking for more storytime fun? Join us for Family Drop-In Storytime, held on Wednesdays at 9:30am and Saturdays at 10:30am. No registration required, all are welcome!


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Wednesday, January 24

Family Drop-In Storytime

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Drop-In Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab---Intermediate Excel

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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, January 25

Storytime for Toddlers

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to walkers up to age 36 months) Have a toddler at home? Join us for a fun, interactive experience of story, rhyme, music and play to help build your young one’s early literacy skills!

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

Looking for more storytime fun? Join us for Family Drop-In Storytime, held on Wednesdays at 9:30am and Saturdays at 10:30am. No registration required, all are welcome!


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Storytime for Preschoolers

Thursday, January 25, 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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Murder Mystery Math

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
(Grades 4-6) Solve a murder mystery using deductive reasoning and math skills, just like Sherlock Holmes! Please register.
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Science Fiction Drawing 102 with Dan Laib: The Costume

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7-12) Now that you’ve created your alien, it’s time to suit him or her up so they’re ready for action! You'll create an original costume that's not only extra special, but extra-terrestrial! Please register.
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Storytime for Babies

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to infants not yet walking) Have a baby at home? Join us for a fun, interactive experience of rhymes, songs, stories and play to help build your little one’s early literacy skills.

Please note: We ask that you bring only the registered child, as we want to make this program safe and fun for your baby. Also, please choose only one registered program for your child—your registration covers the full 6-week session.
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Friday, January 26

Baby Hangout

Friday, January 26, 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.