Events


Circus Boy

This show is a blend of comedy with circus skills, including trick bicycling, balancing atop an 8 foot ladder, and Ping-Pong ball mouth juggling.  2pm to 2:45pm in the Lake Forest Children's Library *Free tickets required

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 29, 2014 to Jul 29, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Mike Vondruska "The 30/30 Juggling Plan"

Enjoy a 30 minute show of humor, juggling and unicycling. Then spend the next 30 minutes learning juggling tricks with nylon scarves.  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity Room *Free tickets required

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

Smarty Pants Presents "The Double Balloon Dog"

Called “simply amazing” by WGN-TV, the Big Balloon Show is a completely unique stage production featuring magic, comedy and Smarty’s award-winning, eye popping balloon props.  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity Room *Free tickets required

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 23, 2014 to Jul 23, 2014 - 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.  10am to 10:30am in the Children's Activity Room

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 23, 2014 to Jul 23, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Drop-In Summer Craft

Stop by the Children’s Circulation Desk to make a special summer craft to help celebrate the beginning of summer on Saturday, June 21!  10am to 6pm

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 23, 2014 to Jul 23, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Jim Gill Family Concert

Enjoy 45 minutes of interactive songs for young children, including songs from Mr. Gill’s award-winning recordings!  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity Room *Free tickets required

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 22, 2014 to Jul 22, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Comedy and Illusion Show by the Great Scott

Children will be involved with each magic trick in this full-audience experience finishing with levitation of an audience volunteer.  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity Room *Free tickets required

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 17, 2014 to Jul 17, 2014 - 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.  10am to 10:30am in the Children's Activity Room

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 16, 2014 to Jul 16, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Drop-In Summer Craft

Stop by the Children’s Circulation Desk to make a special summer craft to help celebrate the beginning of summer!  10am to 6pm

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 16, 2014 to Jul 16, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

America's Best Frisbee Dogs

This educational, interactive, high-flying performance features amazing feats by Mr. Camp’s famous Frisbee Dogs.  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity Room  

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 15, 2014 to Jul 15, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Exhibition of Wood Type Prints

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 11, 2014 to Jul 11, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles

Eureka Discoveries will make self-inflating bubbles, bubbles that glow in the dark under ultraviolet light, plastic bubbles that don’t pop, bubbles that are attracted to a magnet, and bubbles that burst into flame. Children will make their own bubble sheets to bounce bubbles!  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity *Free tickets required

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 10, 2014 to Jul 10, 2014 - 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.  10am to 10:30am in the Children's Activity Room

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 09, 2014 to Jul 09, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Drop-In Summer Craft

Stop by the Children’s Circulation Desk to make a special summer craft to help celebrate the beginning of summer!  10am to 6pm

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 09, 2014 to Jul 09, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Reptomania Reptiles and Amphibians on the Road

You will be introduced to huge toads and frogs, colorful snakes and exotic skinks, and a humongous monitor lizard!  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Actiivity Room *Free tickets required

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 08, 2014 to Jul 08, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Library Closed, Happy 4th of July!

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 04, 2014 to Jul 04, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Chris McBrien's Wild & Wacky Pet Puppet Show!

Get ready for the ZANIEST pet puppet show of all time! There will be plenty of audience participation and spectacular magic tricks.  2pm to 2:45pm in the Children's Activity Room *Free tickets required

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

Library Closed at 5pm

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 03, 2014 to Jul 03, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Breakfast with Books

We will share some of our favorite books while enjoying a breakfast snack.  10am to 10:30am in the Children's Activity Room

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 02, 2014 to Jul 02, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Red, White, & Blue: Independence Day Craft

Stop by the Children’s Circulation Desk  to make a special craft to help celebrate the 4th of July!  10am to 6pm

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 02, 2014 to Jul 02, 2014 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details