Adult Program

Civics 101

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Participate in an informed manner! Come learn about the legislators in your jurisdiction and how to find candidate and government information. This program is presented by League of the Women Voters of Northwest Lake County.

Big Little Lies in our Communities

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and in Lake County, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 7 men will experience rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner at some point in their lifetimes. Please join A Safe Place, Lake County’s provider of domestic violence services, in a discussion to help raise awareness about violence in our communities and how it is being portrayed in the Emmy award winning HBO show Big Little Lies. Help us turn the page on domestic violence.

Pressure Cooking 101 $3

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Instant Pots and other pressure cookers have made a come back on the cooking scene. Join Andrea Pracht of My Kitchen Clatter for a demonstration on what all the talk is about. Whether you’ve been pressure cooking for years or just thinking about it, you’ll learn something from this class. Andrea will be making butternut squash risotto and chocolate lava cakes. There is a $3 fee to attend. Please register in person at the Adult Reference Desk.

Zacharias Center: Resources to Combat Sexual Violence

Monday, October 8, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join staff from Zacharias Center for an information session on sexual violence; a topic that some believe has become an epidemic. In addition to providing information on available services, ZCenter staff will review Erin’s Law, terminology and offer an understanding of sexual trauma, the grooming process, false reporting and how to handle a possible disclosure of a trauma.

Voter Registration Drive

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 9:30am to 8:00pm
LVDL is holding a day-long voter registration drive! If you are a U.S. Citizen and will be 18 years old on or before November 6, 2018, you are eligible to vote in the general election. To register to vote, you will need two acceptable forms of identification; one with a photo and at least one must list your current physical address. Also, you must have resided at that address for 30 days. For more information call 847.245.5115.

Meet Libby

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Libby is a new, streamlined way to borrow digital books and audiobooks from LVDL for you Android, iOS or Windows 10 device. Join library staff for an overview and hands-on training. Bring your LVDL card, your device and get to know Libby.