Teen Events

Friday, February 23

YALL Meeting

Friday, February 23, 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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Tuesday, March 6

Level Up!: Drop-In Video Gaming

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
(Grades 4-12) Hang out and play Wii on the big screen, or our PS4 and XBOX One in our teen area. Bring your own devices to play Minecraft together, your DS/3DS to battle each other, or your Magic and Yu-Gi-Oh cards! Drinks and snacks provided ... no registration required!

Wednesday, March 7

You Asked For It! -- Microwave Mug Meals

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Hungry? Members of YALL (Young Adult Library Leaders) will show you how to make some delicious microwave mug meals! Please note, we'll be using peanut and dairy products. Please register.

Interested in learning more about YALL? Check out our upcoming meetings on Friday, March 16 and Friday, April 20. Meetings are held from 5-5:45pm. Please see event calendar to register!
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Sunday, March 11

Page Turners -- Trouble is a Friend of Mine by Stephanie Tromly

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Grades 7-12) Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 to 12. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about Trouble is a Friend of Mine, and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Friday, March 16

Young Adult Library Leaders (YALL) Meeting

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
(Grades 7-12) Want to make your voice heard at the library? Come to YALL (Young Adult Library Leaders), where you can plan programs, partake in volunteer opportunities, and become a leader at LVDL. Please register.
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Thursday, March 22

Sunday, April 1

Wednesday, April 4

You Asked For It! -- Marbling

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 7-12) YALL (Young Adult Library Leaders) will show you how to marble! You'll create your own work of art using a variety of different items and nail polish colors. Please register.
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Tuesday, April 10

YA Storytime

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7-12) You're never too old for storytime! Come listen to some funny books, make a craft, and have some snacks! Please register.
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Thursday, April 12

Harry Potter Blackout Poetry

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7-12) Celebrate National Poetry Month by creating your own poems! Blackout and illustrate pages from a Harry Potter book to create your own unique piece of art. Please register.
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Sunday, April 15

Page Turners -- The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Grades 7-12) Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 to 12. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about The 5th Wave, and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
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Page Turners Movie Day

Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 3:15pm to 4:45pm
(Grades 7-12) Did you enjoy the book? Watch the movie! We'll be watching The 5th Wave (rated PG-13) after discussing the book. We’ll compare and contrast and decide which one we like best! Please register. To learn more about this film, search by title at www.commonsensemedia.org.
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Tuesday, April 17

Caudill Pizza Party

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
(Grades 4-8) Have you been reading the Rebecca Caudill nominees? Read all 20 to earn an invitation to our pizza party! Ask us for more information (847.245.5116).

Friday, April 20

Young Adult Library Leaders (YALL) Meeting

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
(Grades 7-12) Want to make your voice heard at the library? Come to YALL (Young Adult Library Leaders), where you can plan programs, partake in volunteer opportunities, and become a leader at LVDL. Please register.
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Thursday, April 26

Lakes Improv

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Join us for a fast-paced, riotously funny workshop with members of the Lakes Theater Department. You'll learn how to strengthen your teamwork, confidence and spontaneity as you improvise with some of Lakes' funniest performers. Please register.
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Sunday, May 27

Memorial Day - Library Closed

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, May 27 and Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.

Monday, May 28

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Wednesday, July 4