Blog

Blog Type

Library Hires Architect to Conduct Feasibility Study

Published on June 11, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
www.lakeforestlibrary.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Library Hires Architect to Conduct Feasibility Study

March 14, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – The Lake Forest Library Board of Trustees voted Tuesday, March 13, to retain the services of Hammel, Green and Abrahamson, Inc. (HGA) to conduct a feasibility study exploring possible renovations and improvements to the Library building to benefit Library patrons and the Lake Forest community.

Read More

10 Books on Friendships

Published on June 05, 2018

In honor of #BestFriendsDay we wanted to share ten of our favorite books about friendships- all kinds of friendships, the good, the bad, and the complicated. Who are some of your favorite literary friends?

 

Read More

Author Spotlight : Rebecca Makkai

Published on May 24, 2018

 

About Our Book Club Reception with Rebecca Makkai:

We had a great event with Rebecca Makkai here at the Library on June 1st for our Book Club Reception!

Read More

Summer Reading Kickoff Party!

Published on May 22, 2018

Join us for a celebration like no other on Saturday, June 2 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm! Picnics, ice cream, cake, games, magic and more! Celebrate the Library's 120th anniversary and the beginning of Summer Reading with us!

 

ALL DAY ACTIVITIES:

Button Making: Make your own unique button to add to your purse, backpack, or clothing this summer in the Foyer

LEGOs: Make a tower using Legos in the Reed Room

Coloring: Add to our community coloring project in the Rotunda

Read More

Summer Reading Kick-off Party

Published on May 15, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
www.lakeforestlibrary.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Celebrate with the Library at the Summer Reading Kick-off Party

May 15, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – The Lake Forest community is invited to attend the second annual Summer Reading Kick-off Party at Lake Forest Library from 10:00 am–2:00 pm on Saturday, June 2.

Join us to kick off a summer of celebration with:

Read More

What to Read Next: Before We Were Yours Edition

Published on May 05, 2018

Our readers can't get enough of Lisa Wingate's Before We Were Yours. This well written historical fiction novel is based on one of America's most notorious real-life scandals, in which Georgia Tann, director of a Memphis-based adoption organization, kidnapped and sold poor children to wealthy families all over the country. If you loved this book, you'll probably like these books as well!

 

What to Read Next:

 

Read More

Chef Addie Gundry made dessert at Lake Forest Library

Published on April 26, 2018

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045
847.234.0636
www.lakeforestlibrary.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chef Addie Gundry made dessert at Lake Forest Library

Apr 26, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Lake Forest chef and cookbook author Addie Gundry presented to a crowd of over 40 people at Lake Forest Library on April 25. She shared her life experiences and culinary training including working for Martha Stewart, winning Alton Brown's Cutthroat Kitchen, and competing on The Food Network Star.

Read More

What to Read Next: The Great Alone Edition

Published on April 26, 2018

Kristin Hannah has been a popular author for many years, but established herself as an author of more serious novels with her 2015 novel, The Nightingale, a story of two sisters in Nazi occupied FranceHer latest novel, The Great Alone, follows a family of three trying to make it in rural Alaska.

Read More