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 i The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.
(Grades 7 to 12). How do they do that?! Ever wonder how caricature artists know what to exaggerate? You’ll learn about what a caricature is and the secrets of exaggerating the face. You may even have the chance to get a caricature of yourself, drawn by the instructor! Please register.
(Open to infants not yet walking) Join us for a fun, interactive experience for you and your baby! You'll learn how rhymes, songs, stories and play can 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. Please register--your registration covers the full 3-week session.
(Grades 5-8) Practice for Lake Villa District Library's Battle of the Books competition with book and author reviews, sample questions, and team building activities. For questions about Battle of the Books, please contact us at 847.245.5116.
(Grades 9 to 12). Join us for a book discussion just for grades 9 to 12. Read the book, come discuss, and have some snacks! Register and receive a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk! Please register.
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.
(Grades 7 and 8). Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 and 8. Read Get Well Soon by Julie Halpern, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!), and have some snacks. The author will be joining us for our discussion! Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. Please register.
(Grades 4-6) Interested in cooking? We’ll make a recipe from a cookbook and get inspired to try more at home! Please register. Ingredients that we'll use are: ketchup, apple cider vinegar, sugar, brown sugar, onion powder, garlic powder, kosher salt, mustard seeds, powdered mustard, tomato sauce or juice, oil. Possible options: Worchestershire sauce, paprika, chile flakes, turmeric.