Teen Events

Friday, April 20

CANCELLED - Young Adult Library Leaders (YALL) Meeting

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
CANCELLED - (Grades 7-12) Want to make your voice heard at the library? Come to YALL (Young Adult Library Leaders), where you can plan programs, partake in volunteer opportunities, and become a leader at LVDL. Please register.

Thursday, April 26

Lakes Improv

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 7-12) Join us for a fast-paced, riotously funny workshop with members of the Lakes Theater Department. You'll learn how to strengthen your teamwork, confidence and spontaneity as you improvise with some of Lakes' funniest performers. Please register.
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Wednesday, May 2

Graphic Design 101

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Come learn graphic design with Canva! Learn how to make your final projects and social media posts pop!
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Thursday, May 10

Tie Pillows

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Already dreaming of summer vacation? Come make a fleece tie pillow!
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Saturday, May 12

Cupcake Bouquet Decorating Demo

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Watch Divya Iyer, experienced cake decorator, as she creates a beautiful Cupcake Bouquet with edible flowers. No registration needed, just stop by.

Sunday, May 20

Page Turners -- One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 to 12. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about One of Us is Lying, and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.
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Monday, May 21

Finals Cafe

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Looking for a place to study and unwind? Join us at Finals Café! There will be places to study with friends, food, and a special visit from some therapy dogs!

Tuesday, May 22

Finals Cafe

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Looking for a place to study and unwind? Join us at Finals Café! There will be places to study with friends, food, and learn to make stress-relief putty!

Wednesday, May 23

Finals Cafe

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Looking for a place to study and unwind? Join us at Finals Café! There will be places to study with friends, food, and learn desk yoga and meditation techniques!

Sunday, May 27

Memorial Day - Library Closed

Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Lake Villa District Library is closed Sunday, May 27 and Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.

Monday, May 28

Wednesday, May 30

Paper Flowers (Gr. 4-6)

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
(Grades 4-6) Learn the art of paper curling, and create a beautiful flower-topped pencil! Please register.
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Thursday, June 7

Melted Crayon Art

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Use this hot technique to make a cool art project!
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Friday, June 8

YA Superhero Party

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Come celebrate this summer's superhero movies with games, crafts, and delicious superhero sundaes! Drop-in for grades 7 to 12!

Sunday, June 10

Page Turners -- Dumplin' by Julie Murphy

Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Join us for a book discussion just for grades 7 to 12. Read the book, come discuss what you liked (or didn’t!) about Dumplin', and have some snacks. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.
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Tuesday, June 12

How to Draw Art Show (Grades 1-6)

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm

(Grades 1-6) Artist Dan Laib will show us how simple it is to draw by using shapes, numbers, letters and symbols. Be amazed as your drawing comes together right before your eyes! Please register.

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Thursday, June 21

DIY Cat Phone Covers

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12) Learn sewing basics and make your own cat-shaped phone cover!
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Novel Thoughts

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
(Grades 4-6) Read the book, form an opinion and join us for a lively discussion (and snacks)! Copies of each month's book are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. In June we'll be discussing Pie by Sarah Weeks. Please register.
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