Adult Events

Thursday, April 4

Getting the Most from Your Retirement Money with Karen Chan

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Join Karen Chan for an informative session on retirement savings. The right strategy can help you get the most from your IRA, 401(k), or other retirement plan. Rollovers, qualified charitable distributions, Roth conversions, and other tools can help you manage income taxes, streamline (or even avoid) distributions, and simplify your life. Learn about required minimum distributions, when it makes sense to take money out before you reach age 70 ½, how to choose the right beneficiary, and what you can and can't do when you inherit an account.
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Money Smarts with LVDL

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Discover cost-saving resources available at LVDL, and with your library card. Join staff for this fun, informative session where patrons will be provided with a brief overview on using the library’s catalog, as well as a looking at some of our cost-saving resources.
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Friday, April 5

Great Decisions

Friday, April 5, 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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Tuesday, April 9

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, April 9, 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+.

Climate Change Past & Present

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join geologist Ray Wiggers for a look at climate change. To what extent is our one species changing the climate in the twenty-first century?
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Wednesday, April 10

Saturday, April 13

Tuesday, April 16

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

Tuesday, April 16, 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. This month's title is Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.
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Friday, April 19

Digital Content the Money Smart Way

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
If you regularly purchase eBooks or have a subscription for streaming music or TV, this program is for you. Discover how your LVDL card can help you access digital content at no additional cost.
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Monday, April 22

Tuesday, April 23

Knitters Night Out

Tuesday, April 23, 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+.

Friday, May 3

Friends Spring Used Book Sale

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thanks to donations from our library and our patrons, we're offering a large selection of hardcover and paperback novels, gently used children’s books, DVDs, music CDs and much more.
Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Great Decisions

Friday, May 3, 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, May 4

Friends Spring Used Book Sale

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
1/2 price sale until 11:30 a.m. $2 bag sale from noon to 3 p.m. (Saturday only)Stock up on good reads! Everything will be offered at bargain prices. Teachers with ID will receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

Wednesday, May 8

Lunchtime @the Library

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert. Check back soon for this month's topic.
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Saturday, May 11

Monday, May 20

Tuesday, May 21

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

Tuesday, May 21, 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. This month's title is All Systems Red by Martha Wells. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.
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Sunday, May 26

Monday, May 27