Events


National Craft Month

March is National Craft Month!  What a terrific reason to celebrate!  Drop by the Children’s Library circulation desk anytime between 10 and 6 each Monday to make a special craft. Mondays, March 24 and 31 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 24, 2014 to Mar 24, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Book Discussion with Judy Levin: A Tale for the Time Being

Join Judy Levin from noon to 1:30 pm for a discussion about A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki in the Children's Activity Room.   Funded by the Friends of the Lake Forest Library

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 20, 2014 to Mar 20, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Family Book Group

I Funny by James Patterson 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. Wednesday

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 19, 2014 to Mar 19, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Great Books Discussion: On Liberty

Today's Book: On Liberty  By John Stuart Mill 10:00 am to 11:30 am in the Conference Room What Great Books do you discuss?  We read 10-50 page readings selected by the Great Books Foundation and compiled in convenient paperback books.  They are classic and contemporary essays, short stories, plays, poems, and excerpts from literature that have influenced our culture.  Over the summer and December breaks we read longer books that the Foundation has suggested. (more info) Where can I buy the book with this year’s selections?  The Lake Forest Library reference librarian has copies for purchase. Future Selections Apr. 2---The Carpenter’s Son by A. E. Housman and “Pinched” by Jack London Apr. 16---The Gospel of Mark from the Bible May 7---Ballad of the Landlord by Langston Hughes and A Good Man is Hard to Find by Flannery O’Connor May 21---History of the Peleponnesian War by Thucydides

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 19, 2014 to Mar 19, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

National Craft Month

March is National Craft Month!  What a terrific reason to celebrate!  Drop by the Children’s Library circulation desk anytime between 10 and 6 each Monday to make a special craft. Mondays, March 17, 24, and 31 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 17, 2014 to Mar 17, 2014 - 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 Mar 15, 2014 to Mar 15, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Book Discussion with Elise Barack: A Thousand Pardons

Join Elise Barack from 7:15 to 8:45 pm for a discussion about A Thousand Pardons by Jonathon Dee in the Children's Activity Room.   Funded by the Friends of the Lake Forest Library

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 13, 2014 to Mar 13, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Library Board Meeting at 7:30

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 11, 2014 to Mar 11, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Board Meetings - Details

National Craft Month

March is National Craft Month!  What a terrific reason to celebrate!  Drop by the Children’s Library circulation desk anytime between 10 and 6 each Monday to make a special craft. Mondays, March 10, 17, 24, and 31 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 10, 2014 to Mar 10, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Great Books Discussion: Real Trial of Oscar Wilde

Today's Book: The Real Trial of Oscar Wilde, legal transcript 10:00 am to 11:30 am in the Conference Room What Great Books do you discuss?  We read 10-50 page readings selected by the Great Books Foundation and compiled in convenient paperback books.  They are classic and contemporary essays, short stories, plays, poems, and excerpts from literature that have influenced our culture.  Over the summer and December breaks we read longer books that the Foundation has suggested. (more info) Where can I buy the book with this year’s selections?  The Lake Forest Library reference librarian has copies for purchase. Future Selections Mar. 19---On Liberty  By John Stuart Mill Apr. 2---The Carpenter’s Son by A. E. Housman and “Pinched” by Jack London Apr. 16---The Gospel of Mark from the Bible May 7---Ballad of the Landlord by Langston Hughes and A Good Man is Hard to Find by Flannery O’Connor May 21---History of the Peleponnesian War by Thucydides

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 05, 2014 to Mar 05, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

National Craft Month

  March is National Craft Month!  What a terrific reason to celebrate!  Drop by the Children’s Library circulation desk anytime between 10 and 6 each Monday to make a special craft. Mondays, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  

At Lake Forest Library from Mar 03, 2014 to Mar 03, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Storytime

Storytime and playtime for babies (0 months to 23 months) and their caregivers, 9:30 to 10 am. Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes January 7, Tuesday ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST STORYTIME SESSIONS.  Children must be the appropriate age by the beginning of the session.  Class sizes are limited; Lake Forest residents receive priority.

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 28, 2014 to Feb 28, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Children's Storytime

Storytime for 3, 4, 5 and 6 year olds in the Children's Library Activity Room. 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.     Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes   January 7, Tuesday   ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST STORYTIME SESSIONS.  Children must be the appropriate age by the beginning of the session.  Class sizes are limited; Lake Forest residents receive priority.   

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 27, 2014 to Feb 27, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

2 Year Old Storytime

Storytime for 2 year olds and their caregivers in the Children's Library Activity Room. 9:30 to 10:00 a.m.     Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes   January 7, Tuesday   ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST STORYTIME SESSIONS.  Children must be the appropriate age by the beginning of the session.  Class sizes are limited; Lake Forest residents receive priority.   

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 27, 2014 to Feb 27, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Junior Reader's Book Club

The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgleish The Junior Readers Book Club is for readers in grades 2 and 3 and their parent(s). 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 26, 2014 to Feb 26, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Family Drop-In Storytime

Drop-in Family Storytime 9:30 to 10:00 a.m. in the Children's Library Activity Room.  

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 26, 2014 to Feb 26, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Children's Storytime

Storytime for 3, 4, 5, and 6 year olds in the Children's Library Activity Room. Morning: 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Afternoon: 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Evening: 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.   Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes January 7, Tuesday ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST STORYTIME SESSIONS.  Children must be the appropriate age by the beginning of the session.  Class sizes are limited; Lake Forest residents receive priority. 

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 25, 2014 to Feb 25, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

2 Year Old Storytime

Storytime for 2 year olds and their caregivers in the Children's Library Activity Room. 9:30 to 10:00 a.m.   Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes January 7, Tuesday ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST STORYTIME SESSIONS.  Children must be the appropriate age by the beginning of the session.  Class sizes are limited; Lake Forest residents receive priority.   

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 24, 2014 to Feb 24, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Baby Storytime

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 21, 2014 to Feb 21, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Children's Storytime

Storytime for 3, 4, 5 and 6 year olds in the Children's Library Activity Room. 1:30 to 2:00 p.m.     Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes   January 7, Tuesday   ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR MOST STORYTIME SESSIONS.  Children must be the appropriate age by the beginning of the session.  Class sizes are limited; Lake Forest residents receive priority.   

At Lake Forest Library from Feb 20, 2014 to Feb 20, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details