Events

Tuesday, February 26

Family Storytime

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday, February 27

Family Storytime

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Preschool Explore

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
(Ages 3-5 years) Explore early-learning concepts like shape and letter recognition and build fine motor skills with fun activities! Dress for mess and indoor water play. Please register.
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eBooks & eAudio with eLizabeth

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join Elizabeth, our Virtual Services Librarian, for an overview of our digital platforms, Libby and Axis 360. Bring your smartphone or tablet for hands-on instruction.
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Thursday, February 28

Family Storytime

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Friends Winter Used Book Sale

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
We have cooking, gardening and history books - boxes and boxes of Children's and Young Adult books. Don't miss this sale!


4 to 6 p.m. – Preview time for Friends Members
*Membership may be purchased at the door: $5 Individual $7.00 Family

6 to 8 p.m. – Book Sale open to public

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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Little Listeners

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(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.
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Friday, March 1

Friends Winter Used Book Sale

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have cooking, gardening and history books - boxes and boxes of Children's and Young Adult books. Don't miss this sale!

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.
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Saturday, March 2

Friends Winter Used Book Sale

Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
March in to get loads of bargains! We have cooking, gardening and history books - boxes and boxes of Children's and Young Adult books. Don't miss this sale!
1/2 price sale until 11:30 a.m. $2 bag sale from noon to 3 p.m.

Family Storytime

Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Sunday, March 3

LEGO® Club

Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
(Open to all ages) Love to build? Join the club! Stop by the library and spend some time creating with LEGO® bricks! All are welcome, no registration required.

Monday, March 4

Baby/Toddler Storytime

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for newborns-24 months) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more. No registration required!

Scooby Do Read

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 6:45pm to 7:45pm
(Grades 1-3) A dog is a great listener, particularly when you’re practicing reading out loud. Kids are paired with a certified therapy dog (and their handler) to read for 15-minute sessions. Registration for this program begins Monday, February 18. Please register in person or call 847.245.5116.

Tuesday, March 5

Baby/Toddler Storytime

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Intended for newborns-24 months) Come be part of the fun at Baby/Toddler Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with rhyme, music, books and more. No registration required!

Family Storytime

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Wednesday, March 6

Family Storytime

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00am
(Open to all ages) Come be part of the fun at Family Storytime! It's a half-hour filled with books, music and more ... all are welcome, no registration required!

Lincoln Award Trivia and Voting Party

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 9 to 12). Have you read at least four of the 2019 Lincoln Award nominees? Join LVDL and Lakes Community High School for a fun night of trivia, voting, and snacks! Drop-in.