Adult Events

Tuesday, January 22

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. Must be 18+.

Louisa May Alcott: a living history portrayal

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Celebrate Louisa May Alcott's classic book Little Women with this living-history portrayal by award-winning actress Leslie Goddard. Miss Alcott will share stories of her poverty-filled childhood, her struggles to succeed as a writer and how Little Women came to be.
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Wednesday, January 23

Cutting the Cord with Cable

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Replacing cable service with streaming subscriptions and devices has become a common practice. Join library staff for an informative session on available options and what to consider before you cut the cord with your cable provider.
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Monday, January 28

Murder & Mayhem Book Discussion --- Hellhound On HisTrail

Monday, January 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
LVDL's monthly mystery book discussion. This month's title is Hellhound On His Trail: The Stalking Of Martin Luther King Jr. and The International Hunt For His Killer by Hampton Sides. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.
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Tuesday, January 29

Books on Tap at Timothy O'Tooles in Lake Villa!

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
It's the library in hangout mode; a book club with a twist, held at Timothy O'Tooles in Lake Villa. Get comfortable, meet new people and talk about books! You buy the drinks; appetizers are provided. Check back soon to see what book we're reading this month.
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Friday, February 1

Great Decisions

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join the discussion on America's most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges. Ask for reading materials at the Adult Reference Desk.
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Saturday, February 2

Saturday, February 9

Sunday, February 10

Whole Grains and Breads Baking Demo

Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Incorporating whole grains into our diets can help increase fiber, B vitamins, and minerals. In this class, we will discuss ways to incorporate whole grains into our diet while we bake whole grain wheat bread from scratch. We will even be milling our own flour! Whether you are a seasoned baker or want to learn a new skill, this demo will have something for everyone.
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Tuesday, February 12

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. Must be 18+.

Wednesday, February 13

Tuesday, February 19

Books on Tap at Timothy O'Tooles in Lake Villa!

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
It's the library in hangout mode; a book club with a twist, held at Timothy O'Tooles in Lake Villa. Get comfortable, meet new people and talk about books! You buy the drinks; appetizers are provided. Check back soon to see what book we're reading this month.
Register

Monday, February 25

Tuesday, February 26

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. Must be 18+.

Thursday, February 28

Parent/Teacher Workshop: Annotated Reading

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Annotating is essential for close and critical reading of texts in preparation for writing assignments, analysis, research, and exam responses. Learn different ways to teach students to interact with text by note-taking on specific issues(e.g., themes, predictions, character development, etc.). Please register.
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Friday, March 1

Great Decisions

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join the discussion on America's most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges. Ask for reading materials at the Adult Reference Desk.
Register

Wednesday, March 6

Saturday, March 9

Tuesday, March 12

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Grab your knitting (or crochet) project and spend some time at the library. No registration necessary. Must be 18+.