Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Teen Study Sunday

September 23, 2018
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Teens
Description:
Make the Kasian Room at the Library your go-to study spot. Perfect for teens looking for a quiet space to do homework and work on group projects, with convenient access to books and online resources. ...

2 Year Old Storytime

September 24, 2018
9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required

Big Thinkers!

September 24, 2018
10:30am - 1:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Hands-on Activity
Description:
Expand your minds and stretch your imaginations during Big Thinkers! The Kasian Room is transformed into a family-friendly creative play space and discovery center. There are new themes to explore every week. Puppets, puzzles, books, musical instr...

Tween Craft Club

September 24, 2018
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Teens, Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Hands-on Activity
Description:
Join us one Monday each month for a fun craft! September's project Duct Tape Locker Organizer...

Cook with Books: Istanbul and Beyond

September 24, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Adult Book Group
Description:
Bring mouth-watering cookbook photos to life! Make a dish to share with the group as we discuss the cookbook and the recipes we choose.   This month's cookbook: Istanbul and Beyond by Robyn Eckhardt ...

Storytime for 3-6 year olds

September 25, 2018
9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

National Voter Registration Day

September 25, 2018
10:00am - 5:00pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Ages: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Description:
Stop by the League of Women Voters table in the Foyer to register to vote. ...

Storytime for 3-6 year olds

September 25, 2018
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26

Baby Storytime

September 26, 2018
10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7

Big Thinkers!

September 26, 2018
11:30am - 2:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Hands-on Activity
Description:
Expand your minds and stretch your imaginations during Big Thinkers! The Kasian Room is transformed into a family-friendly creative play space and discovery center. There are new themes to explore every week. Puppets, puzzles, books, musical instr...

Digital Photos Organization Workshop

September 26, 2018
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Talk or Lecture, Show or Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
Are the photos on your computer out of control? Do you struggle with finding the ones you want? If you answered "yes!" to either of these questions, then this workshop is for you! Professional organizer Beth Randall walks you through simple steps...

Storytime for 2 year olds

September 27, 2018
9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20

Storytime for 3-6 year olds

September 27, 2018
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26

Drop-In Tech Help

September 27, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Other
Ages: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Description:
Got a tech issue? Just bring your device to the Reference Desk and we'll connect you with one of our skilled librarians or a tech-savvy Lake Forest High School student. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for y...

Pajama storytime

September 27, 2018
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime

Baby Storytime

September 28, 2018
9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13

Kick Start Your Job Search

September 28, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Searching for a job can be overwhelming, but creating a plan will help you reach your goals faster. Kristina Phillips and Kelly Clark from the Career Resources Center walk you through the steps to develop your job search strategy toolkit. ...

Big Thinkers!

September 28, 2018
10:30am - 1:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Hands-on Activity
Description:
Expand your minds and stretch your imaginations during Big Thinkers! The Kasian Room is transformed into a family-friendly creative play space and discovery center. There are new themes to explore every week. Puppets, puzzles, books, musical instr...

New Release Fridays: Solo: A Star Wars Story

September 28, 2018
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This Week's Movie: Solo: A Star Wars Story During an adventure into the criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando ...

Girls Who Code

September 28, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Teens, Kids and Families
Program Type: Technology Class, STEAM, Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Girls can be computer scientists, too!  Through games and projects in a fun, supportive atmosphere, you'll learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals, and functions that form the basics of programming languages like PHP and Javascri...

Teen Study Sunday

September 30, 2018
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Teens
Description:
Make the Kasian Room at the Library your go-to study spot. Perfect for teens looking for a quiet space to do homework and work on group projects, with convenient access to books and online resources. ...

2 Year Old Storytime

October 1, 2018
9:30am - 10:00am
Registration
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required

Big Thinkers!

October 1, 2018
10:30am - 1:30pm
Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Ages: Kids and Families
Program Type: STEAM, Hands-on Activity
Description:
Expand your minds and stretch your imaginations during Big Thinkers! The Kasian Room is transformed into a family-friendly creative play space and discovery center. There are new themes to explore every week. Puppets, puzzles, books, musical instr...