Meeting A & B

The Friends of LVDL Fall Open House

Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
If you're looking for a volunteer opportunity or just eager to spend time with an interesting group of people, look to the Friends of LVDL. Mark your calendar for Sunday, October 18 to attend the Friends of LVDL
Fall Open House. Enjoy refreshments, meet the Friends, then at 3pm enjoy the terrific music of Bill Liggett and Larry Sell.

Bubble Wonders

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
“Bubbleologist” Geoff Akins’ creations will amaze us all … a bubble volcano, a bubble merry-go-round, and maybe even a “Kid-in-a-Bubble”! Registration begins October 1. (See below for instructions on how to register online.)

Lunchtime @the Library - Excavating Grandma’s Privy for Historical Data

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, beverage and dessert!

Calling all history buffs and anyone who ever wondered what life was like for their ancestor! Genealogist Craig Pfannkuche gives a highly entertaining and informative presentation on an unusual source for family history data.

The Long Road to Victory: The Battle for Woman Suffrage

Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
The Long Road to Victory is a portrait of five brilliant, dedicated leaders in the woman suffrage movement: Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Alice Paul and Carrie Chapman Catt. Their passionate and inspiring stories are presented as a series of vignettes with the Woman Suffrage Leaders sharing their experiences and expressing their views. What these courageous, dedicated women have to say remind us that the social, political, educational, and professional freedom and advancement of women was a long and dedicated commitment.

Meet the Raptors

Monday, October 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Join us as representatives from the Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education organization introduce us to some amazing birds of prey! Register in person, by phone or online beginning September 1. (See below for instructions on how to register online.)

Collage Workshop for Kids

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join artist and children's book illustrator Christine Thornton for a workshop on how to create collages ... skills you can later use to create an amazing collage for the BookArt Contest! Please note, children under the age of 7 must attend with a caregiver.