Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion Group, Lake Forest Reads: Ragdale
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 94
Body:
Enjoy light refreshments as Rebecca Makkai discusses her writing and her novels in the intimate surroundings of the Library, followed by a Q&A session. Books will be available for purchase from the Lake Forest Book Store and a book signing will t...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

October 11, 2019
11:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
Join us for Big Thinkers, when the Kasian Room is transformed into a family‑friendly creative playspace and discovery center. Stretch your imagination and explore STEAM topics with stations stocked with blocks and building materials! ...

New Release Fridays

October 11, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

Sensory Storytime

October 12, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Join us for play, socializing, tactile activities and storytime designed for children of all abilities. ...

Sunday Storytime

October 13, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Storytime
Body:
The Lake Forest Children’s Library is excited to present a brand new WEEKEND weekly Sunday Storytime at 2:00 pm! Bring your children to enjoy 30 minutes of stories, rhymes, music, and movement, and is recommended for ages two to six. ...

Terrific Twos Storytime

October 14, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Storytime
Body:
Terrific Twos Storytime just for two–year olds will meet at 9:30 am every Monday from September 16 through November 11! Bring your children to enjoy 30 minutes of stories, rhymes, music, and movement. ...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

October 14, 2019
10:30am - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
Join us for Big Thinkers, when the Kasian Room is transformed into a family‑friendly creative playspace and discovery center. Stretch your imagination and explore STEAM topics with stations stocked with blocks and building materials! ...

Healthy Relationships and Your Teen

October 14, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Body:
Dating abuse can happen to anyone, regardless of age, financial status, race, gender, sexual orientation, or background. A healthy relationship requires honest communication, trust, safety, and respect and is based on equality. But do our children kn...

Booksy Book Box registration opens

October 15, 2019
12:00am - 11:45pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Booksy Book Box registration
Body:
We're excited you're interested in signing up for a Booksy Book Box from Lake Forest Library! Booksy registration opens prior to each quarter. If registration has not opened for the upcoming quarter yet, click the Remind Me button at the...

Book and Craft Storytime

October 15, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Enjoy a story and make a creation based on the book for children ages 3 – 6 and their caregivers. ...

Story and Craft Storytime

October 16, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Enjoy a story and make a creation based on the book for children ages 3 – 6 and their caregivers. ...

Baby Storytime

October 16, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
For ages 0 – 24 months with caregiver. Bring your babies and young toddlers for a short, fun and interactive storytime full of books, music movement, puppets and playtime! ...

Terrific Twos Storytime

October 17, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Terrific Twos Storytime just for two–year olds will meet at 9:30 am every Thursday from September 19 through November 14! Bring your children to enjoy 30 minutes of stories, rhymes, music, and movement. ...

Family Storytime

October 17, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
We agree with Napoleon Bonaparte when he said, "Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world." Join us Thursdays and make reading a family affair! All ages welcome. ...

Baby Storytime

October 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
For ages 0 – 24 months with caregiver. Bring your babies and young toddlers for a short, fun and interactive storytime full of books, music movement, puppets and playtime! ...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

October 18, 2019
11:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
Join us for Big Thinkers, when the Kasian Room is transformed into a family‑friendly creative playspace and discovery center. Stretch your imagination and explore STEAM topics with stations stocked with blocks and building materials! ...

New Release Fridays

October 18, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

Sunday Storytime

October 20, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Storytime
Body:
The Lake Forest Children’s Library is excited to present a brand new WEEKEND weekly Sunday Storytime at 2:00 pm! Bring your children to enjoy 30 minutes of stories, rhymes, music, and movement, and is recommended for ages two to six. ...

Terrific Twos Storytime

October 21, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM, Storytime
Body:
Terrific Twos Storytime just for two–year olds will meet at 9:30 am every Monday from September 16 through November 11! Bring your children to enjoy 30 minutes of stories, rhymes, music, and movement. ...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

October 21, 2019
10:30am - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
Join us for Big Thinkers, when the Kasian Room is transformed into a family‑friendly creative playspace and discovery center. Stretch your imagination and explore STEAM topics with stations stocked with blocks and building materials! ...

Cooking with Kids

October 21, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Body:
Enjoy food fun while we make delicious, no-bake recipes! Each child may attend only one date each month. ...

Book and Craft Storytime

October 22, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Enjoy a story and make a creation based on the book for children ages 3 – 6 and their caregivers. ...

Story and Craft Storytime

October 23, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Enjoy a story and make a creation based on the book for children ages 3 – 6 and their caregivers. ...

Baby Storytime

October 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
For ages 0 – 24 months with caregiver. Bring your babies and young toddlers for a short, fun and interactive storytime full of books, music movement, puppets and playtime! ...

Terrific Twos Storytime

October 24, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
Terrific Twos Storytime just for two–year olds will meet at 9:30 am every Thursday from September 19 through November 14! Bring your children to enjoy 30 minutes of stories, rhymes, music, and movement. ...

Family Storytime

October 24, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime
Body:
We agree with Napoleon Bonaparte when he said, "Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world." Join us Thursdays and make reading a family affair! All ages welcome. ...