Events


40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale

40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale Join us for the 40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale. The event takes place September 18-20 in the Lake Forest Recreation Center Gymnasium. 

At Lake Forest Recreation Center Gymnasium from Sep 20, 2015 to Sep 20, 2015 - Hosted by Friends of LFL - Friends Programs - Details

40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale

40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale   Join us for the 40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale. The event takes place September 18-20 in the Lake Forest Recreation Center Gym.

At Lake Forest Recreation Center Gymnasium from Sep 19, 2015 to Sep 19, 2015 - Hosted by Friends of LFL - Friends Programs - Details

40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale

40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale Join us for the 40th Annual Friends of LFL Used Book Sale. The event takes place September 18-20 in the Lake Forest Recreation Center Gym. 

At Lake Forest Recreation Center Gymnasium from Sep 18, 2015 to Sep 18, 2015 - Hosted by Friends of LFL - Friends Programs - Details

Book Discussions With Judy Levin

Afternoon Book Discussion With Judy Levin Thursday, September 17  12:00 p.m.  The Hundred-Year House by Rebecca Makkai Join your friends and neighbors for the third annual Lake Forest Reads: Ragdale, a one book/one community program. The Hundred-Year House by Lake Forest resident, Rebecca Makkai, is this year's title. All events are free and open to the public. Call the library at 847-810-4610 for more information. 

At Lake Forest Library from Sep 17, 2015 to Sep 17, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Book Sale Presale

Book Sale Presale   The Friends Book Sale Presale is open to all members of the Friends of LFL and book sale volunteers. It takes place at the Lake Forest Recreational Center Gym on Thursday, September 17. 

At Lake Forest Recreation Center Gymnasium from Sep 17, 2015 to Sep 17, 2015 - Hosted by Friends of LFL - Friends Programs - Details

Family Book Group

Family Book Group 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday The Family Book Group is for readers in grades 4, 5, and 6 and their parent(s) September 16  The Lightening Thief by Rick Riordan October 14  The Witches by Roald Dahl November 18  Mikis and the Donkey by Bibi Dumon Tak

At Lake Forest Library from Sep 16, 2015 to Sep 16, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Autumn Drop-In Crafts

Autumn Drop-In Crafts Mondays, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Come to the Children's Library and participate in hands-on art projects each Monday this September. Fun for the whole family. 

At Lake Forest Library from Sep 14, 2015 to Sep 14, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes

Registration Begins for Preschool Storytimes September 8, 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 Sep 08, 2015 to Sep 08, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Library Closed Sundays During the Summer

Library closed Sundays during the summer   May 24 - Sept 6

At Lake Forest Library from Sep 06, 2015 to Sep 06, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

The Listeners' Circle

The Listeners' Circle Join the Lake Forest Symphony's Listeners' Circle! Jim Kendros, The Symphony's Pre-concert Lecturer and Resident Music Historian, will host a lively discussion on Thursday evenings before each concert. Meetings will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Library's Children's Programming Room.  Thursday 9/3 (for the 9/5 & 9/6 Haydn and Brahms concerts)   Thursday 11/5 (for the 11/7 & 11/8 Achucarro Plays Grieg concerts) Thursday 1/21 (for the 1/23 & 1/24 Beethoven 8 concerts) Thursday 3/17 (for the 3/19 & 3/20 Mozart and Sibelius concerts) Thursday 5/12 (for the 5/14 & 5/15 Shostakovich 5: The Secret Testament concerts)

At Lake Forest Library from Sep 03, 2015 to Sep 03, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Adults - Details

Library Closed Sundays During the Summer

Library closed Sundays during the summer   May 24 - Sept 6

At Lake Forest Library from Aug 30, 2015 to Aug 30, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Library Closed Sundays During the Summer

Library closed Sundays during the summer   May 24 - Sept 6

At Lake Forest Library from Aug 23, 2015 to Aug 23, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Library Closed Sundays During the Summer

Library closed Sundays during the summer   May 24 - Sept 6

At Lake Forest Library from Aug 16, 2015 to Aug 16, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Library Closed Sundays During the Summer

Library closed Sundays during the summer   May 24 - Sept 6

At Lake Forest Library from Aug 09, 2015 to Aug 09, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Library Closed Sundays During the Summer

Library closed Sundays during the summer   May 24 - Sept 6

At Lake Forest Library from Aug 02, 2015 to Aug 02, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Library - Holiday Schedule - Details

Summer Reading Program Ends

Summer Reading Program Ends   9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. This is the last day to pick up summer reading prizes. No exceptions. 

At Lake Forest Library from Aug 01, 2015 to Aug 01, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

BIG & MESSY

BIG & MESSY     2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Kids will create a large mural/painting for display at the library. Movement to the music is encouraged.  

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 30, 2015 to Jul 30, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Lunch Bunch

Lunch Bunch   12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Bring your lunch to eat (the Library will provide dessert) while we share some of our favorite books and films. 

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 29, 2015 to Jul 29, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Ralph's World Concert (Free Tickets Required)

Ralph's World Concert   2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  (FREE TICKETS REQUIRED) Ralph's World is a Grammy-nominated children's interactive music show featured on the Disney Channel and WTTW Channel 11. 

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 28, 2015 to Jul 28, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details

Summer Craft

Summer Craft   10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Stop by the Children's Library every Monday to pick up a special craft. 

At Lake Forest Library from Jul 27, 2015 to Jul 27, 2015 - Hosted by Lake Forest Children's Library - Children's - Details