Published on January 08, 2020
Every household across the nation will receive an invitation starting in mid-March 2020 to fill out the US Census. Read on to learn what is required, why it is important, and how you can help efforts to count every single person living within the United States.
The US Census is a short form snapshot of all United States households on Census day, April 1, 2020. Questions are in regard to your name, sex, race, and household as of April 1st, 2020. Answers are private and won’t be shared with anyone.
Published on December 10, 2019
Your librarians have curated a collection of their favorite books published this year and we thought we should share it with the world! Did you read any of these? Did we miss any amazing titles? Click on the title to place a hold on that book in our catalog.
Published on April 17, 2019
Delia Owen's debut novel, Where the Crawdads Sing, is so wildly popular here at Lake Forest Library we can't keep it on the shelves. This is a great book for discussions, and many local book clubs have chosen it recently. If your book club wants to discuss, Where the Crawdads Sing, we created a guide for your group, complete with food and drinks to serve!
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Published on April 01, 2019
It's National Siblings Day today, so we're celebrating with what else, books about siblings! Sibling relationships are like no other. Your siblings know you from a young age. You spend your childhood fighting, making up, covering for one another, playing together, and shaping the people you will become. These ten books show the complicated relationships siblings can have with one another. Some of these stories are sweet, some are heavy and serious, others are quirky, but all of them show the intense bond that siblings share.
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!
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.