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Jim Cruise the Spoon Man

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Front Lawn (Kasian Room in case of rain) at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Kids and Families
Summer Reading / summer-events:

summer-events

Details:

Drop in and join us in person as we make music with spoons (and maybe knives and forks!) in The Spoon Man's Mountain Band!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Arty Party with Magic, Ice, & Foam

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Front Lawn (Kasian Room in case of rain) at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Adults, Teens, Kids and Families, Everyone
Summer Reading / summer-events:

summer-events

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Drop in and join us from 1:00–3:00 pm for a Summer Reading celebration! Bring the entire family to enjoy treats and drinks including Kona Shaved Ice, face painting, Dan Gogh's...

This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Family Concert with Justin Roberts

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Front Lawn (Kasian Room in case of rain) at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Kids and Families
Summer Reading / summer-events:

summer-events

Details:

Drop in for music and kiddie rock on the Front Lawn with Justin Roberts!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Kasian Room at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Adults, Teens, Kids and Families, Everyone
Summer Reading / summer-events:

summer-events

Details:

Drop in to celebrate the birthday of The Boy Who Lived in true Hogwarts style with crafts, trivia, tasty treats, and a movie marathon. Muggles, marauders, witches, and wizards are ...

This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Choose Your Balloon Adventure with Smarty Pants

Friday, August 2, 2024 at 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Kasian Room at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Kids and Families
Summer Reading / summer-events:

summer-events

Details:

Register and join us in person as Smarty Pants asks YOU to decide what happens next in the balloon show!

Required
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Trendy Taste Tests

Friday, August 2, 2024 at 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teen Space at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Teens
Details:

Register and join us in person to taste-test the world! June Japan July Mexico August Germany If you have food allergies, please be careful when trying new foo...

Required

Library opens at 2:00 pm

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 9:00am - 2:00pm
Lake Forest Library

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This event is in the "Adults" group.

The History of the Beatles in One Hour

Monday, September 9, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kasian Room at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Adults
Details:

Register and join Gary Wenstrup in person for a walk down Penny Lane memory lane. As a musical entity, The Beatles have not existed for more than 50 years, yet their story, persona...

Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Watercolor Clownfish & Starfish

Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Kasian Room at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Adults
Lake Forest Reads / lfreads-events:

This event is part of Lake Forest Reads, our One Book, One Community program. To learn more, visit our Lake Forest Reads page. lfreads-events

Details:

Register and join Audrey Ra in person to sketch and paint a watery scene of clownfish and starfish in watercolor.

Required
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Mr. Scott's Giant Bubble Show

Saturday, October 26, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kasian Room at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Kids and Families
Details:

Register and join Mr. Scott in person for bubbles that just keep getting bigger and better.

Required

Library closes at 5:00 pm

Wednesday, November 27, 2024 at 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Lake Forest Library

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This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.

Traveling World of Reptiles

Saturday, November 30, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kasian Room at Lake Forest Library
Age Group:
Kids and Families
Details:

Register and join us in person for an up-close, hands-on, live presentation featuring reptiles and amphibians from around the world.

Required

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Library closes at 5:00 pm

Tuesday, December 31, 2024 at 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Lake Forest Library

eBooks, audiobooks, music, and movies are available online 24/7! To get started, visit Borrow & Stream in the menu.

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