Meeting A & B

Family Dance Party

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
(Open to all ages) Get ready to dance, shake, shimmy, groove! Make sure you're ready to move-it, move-it for this music-filled party for you and your little ones. No registration required!

Lunchtime @the Library --- What Makes a Rare Book Rare?

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!

Learn what makes a book rare and how to research older books from Janet Elliott, owner of This Old Book. She will share information on online resources and tips for finding exact editions. Attendees may bring one book for Janet to evaluate and offer research suggestions.

Lunchtime @the Library---Northern Italy's Coast & Plains

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!
Take an armchair tour of Northern Italy’s Coast and Plains with Ralph Danielsen. Visit the colorful jewels along the Liguran Sea and many of the most beautiful villages in Europe. Travel to the east to the River Po---the last capital of the waning Roman Empire---and other highlights including the Cinque Terra, Portofino, Lerici, the mosaics of Ravenna as well as the incredible riot of pinnacles that is the cathedral of Milan.

Meet the Author/Illustrator: Matthew Cordell, 2018 Caldecott Winner

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
(Open to all ages) The Caldecott Medal is like an Academy Award for Best Picture Book—it’s the highest honor an American artist can receive for children’s book illustration. We are proud to welcome Matt Cordell, winner of the 2018 Caldecott Medal for his book Wolf in the Snow, to LVDL for an all-ages event! Matt will share how he creates characters and do a live drawing demonstration, to be followed by a book signing.

Moon Rocks on Display at LVDL

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
(Open to all ages) Can't make it to our special "The Moon Rocks!" event on August 4? When you're at the library for the Solar Viewing event, stop inside to examine small samples of lunar rock and soil, as well as fragments from meteorites, on loan to us from NASA's Johnson Space Center. No registration required.