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Eight Small Business Resources at the Lake Forest Library

Published on November 17, 2018

 

Small Businesses with under 20 employees make up 89% of the United States Economy. The goal of libraries today is helping the public from all age groups and backgrounds with all their information needs. Good news: this includes entrepreneurs and small business owners!

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Celebrate Chicago this December at Lake Forest Library

Published on November 15, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Celebrate Chicago this December at Lake Forest Library

November 15, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Step back in time with a series of events about Chicago history at Lake Forest Library.

Kick off the holiday season on Saturday, December 1 at 10:00 am by remembering the walk down State Street and incomparable window displays that defined Christmas at Marshall Field's for decades.

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Is a Gap Year right for your soon-to-be high school grad?

Published on November 15, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Is a Gap Year right for your soon-to-be high school grad?

November 16, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Gap Years sell themselves as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience cultural growth at a young age or try out potential careers through internships and volunteering. Gap Years can also be an extra expense that isn’t right for everyone, however.

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Books to Help You Host this Holiday Season

Published on November 12, 2018

It's the most wonderful time of the year! But, it can also be the most stressful time of the year. Especially if you are hosting for the holidays. Check out some of our favorite books to ease the stress and enjoy the holidays with family and friends! Click on a title or cover to place a book on hold.

 

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Give Back on Black Friday at Lake Forest Library

Published on November 08, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Give Back on Black Friday at Lake Forest Library

November 8, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Take a break from shopping and stop by Lake Forest Library on Black Friday. Enjoy coffee and donuts, take advantage of the Library's Black Friday doorbuster (50 percent off fines!), and make a holiday card for a child in the hospital. Paper, stickers, and art supplies will be available all weekend in the Library foyer.

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Retirement Series at Lake Forest Library

Published on October 22, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Retirement Series at Lake Forest Library

October 22, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Retirement experts will give a series of lectures at Lake Forest Library this November covering topics including Social Security, Medicare, the retirement lifestyle, and investing for retirement.

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Observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month at Lake Forest Library

Published on September 27, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month at Lake Forest Library

September 27, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – JAttend a discussion at Lake Forest Library on Tuesday, October 16, at 7:00 pm on issues of domestic violence, using the book and HBO show Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty. The discussion will be moderated by A Safe Place, Lake County's source for services addressing domestic violence.

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Five ways to Celebrate "Library Card Sign-up Month" in Lake Forest

Published on September 07, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Five ways to Celebrate "Library Card Sign-up Month" in Lake Forest

September 7, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Join Lake Forest Library, the American Library Association, and the "Incredibles" in celebrating National Library Card Sign-up Month throughout September!

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Children's Library participates in the "I'm Your Neighbor" project

Published on September 05, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
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Lake Forest Children's Library participates in the "I'm Your Neighbor" project

September 5, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Throughout September, the Lake Forest Children's Library is encouraging us all to read children's books featuring "new arrival" cultures including immigrants and refugees as part of the "I'm Your Neighbor" initiative. Selected books are on display and available to borrow.

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