Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Make a Masterpiece Monday: 3D Yarn Art

March 25, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Children's Library
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Body:
Make 3D Yarn Art inspired by Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson. This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's Library. Join us all week, March 23–31!...

Spring Break Micro Coding Camp

March 25, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Attend our 3-day coding camp and learn the building blocks of coding! Design and program your own stories while making new friends and having fun over Spring Break! Please plan to attend all three sessions. This event is part of Spring Break in th...

Name Your Game Night

March 25, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Body:
Bring your squad and show off your PS4 and Xbox One skills at the Library! Play on the big screen or with our PS4 VR headset. We’ll bring our favorite games; you bring yours. Handheld consoles and tabletop games are also welcome! This event is par...

Spring Break Micro Coding Camp

March 26, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Attend our 3-day coding camp and learn the building blocks of coding! Design and program your own stories while making new friends and having fun over Spring Break! Please plan to attend all three sessions. This event is part of Spring Break in th...

Lunch Bunch: Dining with Dinosaurs!

March 26, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Movie
Body:
Bring your lunch (we'll provide dessert) and enjoy mini movie matinees! This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's Library. Join us all week, March 23–31! ...

Play-Doh Playdate

March 26, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Body:
Meet a new Play-Doh pal and have fun molding and sculpting together. We'll take care of the mess! This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's Library. Join us all week, March 23–31! ...

Teen Choice Movie: Mortal Engines

March 26, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Vanquish the Monday blues with a weekly movie (chosen by you!) at the Library. Popcorn and drinks are on us! This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's Library. Join us all week, March 23–31!...

Spring Break Micro Coding Camp

March 27, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Attend our 3-day coding camp and learn the building blocks of coding! Design and program your own stories while making new friends and having fun over Spring Break! Please plan to attend all three sessions. This event is part of Spring Break in th...

Spring Break Toy Swap

March 27, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Body:
It's a great time to spring clean and swap toys with your friends and neighbors! Leftover toys will be donated to charity. Bring no more than 3 toys to swap. The toys may be new or used, but make sure they are working and clean. ...

FaceTime with the Penguins of Shedd Aquarium

March 28, 2019
10:15am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Body:
Go on a virtual field trip with us behind the scenes of the penguin habitat at Shedd Aquarium! Talk to the scientists in charge as we shadow them through their morning routine. Discover all the surprising ways they care for our penguin friends. Snack...

Name Your Game Night

March 28, 2019
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Body:
Bring your squad and show off your PS4 and Xbox One skills at the Library! Play on the big screen or with our PS4 VR headset. We’ll bring our favorite games; you bring yours. Handheld consoles and tabletop games are also welcome! This event is par...

Drop-in Pajama Storytime

March 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime
Body:
Wear your pajamas and wind down with stories, songs, and fun. This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's Library. Join us all week March 23–31 ...

Science Junior

March 29, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
What sinks and what floats? How does gravity work? Learn about science through fun, hands-on experiments. Dress for a mess! This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's Library. Join us all week, March 23–31! ...

Name Your Game Night

March 29, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Body:
Bring your squad and show off your PS4 and Xbox One skills at the Library! Play on the big screen or with our PS4 VR headset. We’ll bring our favorite games; you bring yours. Handheld consoles and tabletop games are also welcome! This event is par...

LEGO Club: LEGO Volcano

March 30, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
Join us for brick–building fun as we tackle different LEGO challenges. Children ages five and up welcome, an adult must accompany children under seven. Today's challenge:Build a LEGO Volcano! This event is part of Spring Break in the Children's...