Events


Tree Triming Party

Drop by the Children’s Activity Room to make some ornaments to decorate the Library tree and to take home.

At Lake Forest Library from Dec 02, 2013 to Dec 02, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Playtime

Come to the Children’s Activity Room for playtime with the library’s fun, educational toys for babies and toddlers, 9:30 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 29, 2013 to Nov 29, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Thanksgiving Crafts

Oh, Turkey Feathers! Drop by the children’s circulation desk every Monday in November to make a Thanksgiving craft, 10 am to 6 pm.    

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 25, 2013 to Nov 25, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Playtime

Come to the Children’s Activity Room for playtime with the library’s fun, educational toys for babies and toddlers, 9:30 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 22, 2013 to Nov 22, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Book Discussion with Judy Levin: The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down

Join Judy Levin, noon to 1:30, for a discussion about The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman in the Children's activity room.   All programs funded by the Friends of the Lake Forest Library.

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 21, 2013 to Nov 21, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Family Book Group

The Family Book Group is for readers in grades 4, 5, and 6 and their parent(s). 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 20, 2013 to Nov 20, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Thanksgiving Crafts

Oh, Turkey Feathers! Drop by the children’s circulation desk every Monday in November to make a Thanksgiving craft, 10 am to 6 pm.    

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 18, 2013 to Nov 18, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Writers Group Meeting

Writers Group Meeting in the Library Conference Room at 9:30 am.

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 16, 2013 to Nov 16, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Breakfast with Books

We will share some of our favorite books, while enjoying a breakfast snack, 10 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 16, 2013 to Nov 16, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Playtime

Come to the Children’s Activity Room for playtime with the library’s fun, educational toys for babies and toddlers, 9:30 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 15, 2013 to Nov 15, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Book Discussion with Elise Barack: The Orchardist

Join Elise Barack, 7:15 to 8:45, for a discussion about The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin in the Children's activity room. Future Book Discussions with Judy Levin: November  21 - The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman   All programs funded by the Friends of the Lake Forest Library.

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 14, 2013 to Nov 14, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Library Board Meeting at 7:30

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 12, 2013 to Nov 12, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Board Meetings - Details

Thanksgiving Crafts

Oh, Turkey Feathers! Drop by the children’s circulation desk every Monday in November to make a Thanksgiving craft, 10 am to 6 pm.    

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 11, 2013 to Nov 11, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Breakfast with Books

We will share some of our favorite books, while enjoying a breakfast snack, 10 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 09, 2013 to Nov 09, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Playtime

Come to the Children’s Activity Room for playtime with the library’s fun, educational toys for babies and toddlers, 9:30 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 08, 2013 to Nov 08, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

LEAD Parent University Keynote: Bruce Feiler

Join NY Times Bestselling Author, Bruce Feiler, for a talk on November 6th at 7pm in the Gorton Community Center. From their page: "Bruce Feiler is the author of five consecutive New York Times bestsellers. His latest book, The Secrets of Happy Families (Feb. 2013), is a bold playbook for families today. It collects best practices for modern-day parents from some of the world’s most creative minds, including top designers in Silicon Valley, elite peace negotiators, the creators of “Modern Family,” and the Green Berets. At the podium, Feiler shares cutting-edge ideas he tested with his own wife and kids, including how to improve mornings, rethink family dinner, fight smarter, create a family mission statement, and find more joy. Parents will walk away from this personal, highly practical talk with a fresh outlook on life and a host of techniques to make their families closer, stronger, and happier." More information is available at Lead.  

At Gorton Community Center from Nov 06, 2013 to Nov 06, 2013 - Hosted by LEAD - Events - Details

Thanksgiving Crafts

Oh, Turkey Feathers! Drop by the children’s circulation desk every Monday in November to make a Thanksgiving craft, 10 am to 6 pm.    

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 04, 2013 to Nov 04, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Breakfast with Books

We will share some of our favorite books, while enjoying a breakfast snack, 10 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 02, 2013 to Nov 02, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Playtime

Come to the Children’s Activity Room for playtime with the library’s fun, educational toys for babies and toddlers, 9:30 to 10:30 am.  

At Lake Forest Library from Nov 01, 2013 to Nov 01, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Lecture on 20th Century Japanese History

Professor Shi Wei Chen, Lake Forest College For more information call 847-810-4610 or visit the Library’s webpage http://bit.ly/lfreads Lake Forest Library and The Ragdale Foundation would like to thank our Community Partners for their support : Arts Alliance of Lake Forest & Lake Bluff, Dickinson Hall, Friends of Lake Forest Library, The Green Teaist, Lake Forest Book Store, Lake Forest College, Music Institute of Chicago. Presented at 1:30 pm.  

At Lake Forest Library from Oct 28, 2013 to Oct 28, 2013 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details