Meeting Room B

Drawing Caricatures

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Grades 7 to 12). How do they do that?! Ever wonder how caricature artists know what to exaggerate? You’ll learn about what a caricature is and the secrets of exaggerating the face. You may even have the chance to get a caricature of yourself, drawn by the instructor! Please register.
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Lunchtime @the Library/ Behind Marshall Field’s Holiday Traditions

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert.
Amy Meadows, former director of Windows and Marketing Events for Marshall Field's and Macy's provides a sneak peek into the design and execution of the famed animated windows, Main Aisle decor and the Great Tree. This slide presentation includes archival images, contemporary photos and memorabilia.
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Holiday Food That's Easy to Ho-Ho-Hold --- $3

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
It’s countdown to party time! Now all you need is some seriously yummy holiday party food — something your peeps can grab and go while they mingle. Chef Carol Mackey has got you covered. She'll demo party foods that are fabulous to look at and easy to eat. There is a $3 fee to attend this program. Please register in person at the Adult Reference Desk.

Battle of the Books

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 5-8) Practice for Lake Villa District Library's Battle of the Books competition with book and author reviews, sample questions, and team building activities. For questions about Battle of the Books, please contact us at 847.245.5116.

Battle of the Books Practice

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
(Grades 5-8) Practice for Lake Villa District Library's Battle of the Books competition with book and author reviews, sample questions, and team building activities. For questions about Battle of the Books, please contact us at 847.245.5116.

Mistletoes

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm
(Ages 0-24 months) Make a Christmas canvas with your baby's feet as the mistletoe. Dress for mess; we will be painting baby's feet and playing with toys. Please register.
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How to Write a Memoir

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join David Rutter, veteran newspaper columnist and life-long writer, to gain the skills and tools to write a personal memoir. This two-hour session includes 'how to interview grandma' as well as how to get published.
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