Meeting Room B

Welcome back to Lake Villa District Library. Face coverings required, social distancing measures will be in place and a limited number of people will be allowed in at one time. More Information

Getting the Most from Your Retirement Money with Karen Chan

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Join Karen Chan for an informative session on retirement savings. The right strategy can help you get the most from your IRA, 401(k), or other retirement plan. Rollovers, qualified charitable distributions, Roth conversions, and other tools can help you manage income taxes, streamline (or even avoid) distributions, and simplify your life. Learn about required minimum distributions, when it makes sense to take money out before you reach age 70 ½, how to choose the right beneficiary, and what you can and can't do when you inherit an account.

Taste-Safe Fingerpainting

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
(Ages 0-23 months) Make edible fingerpaint and create art through play! Dress for mess--onesies are recommended. Please register.
Here are the ingredients we will be using:
• Beets
• Turmeric
• Blueberries
• Carrots
• Spinach
• Flour
• Almond Milk

The Container Herb Garden

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Herbs are wonderful plants that add color and flavor to our meals and health to our bodies. Herbs are usually grown in a garden, but can also be grown in smaller, more enclosed spaces. In this presentation, Mark Lyons, an experienced herb and vegetable gardener, will show you how to arrange and grow your favorite herbs on a smaller scale inside a container.

Whole Grains and Breads Baking Demo

Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Incorporating whole grains into our diets can help increase fiber, B vitamins, and minerals. In this class, we will discuss ways to incorporate whole grains into our diet while we bake whole grain wheat bread from scratch. We will even be milling our own flour! Whether you are a seasoned baker or want to learn a new skill, this demo will have something for everyone.

Silent Library

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm

(Grades 7 to 12). Do you have what it takes to complete these silly challenges…without laughing? Make the least noise to win! Drop-in.