Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Children's Book Sale

June 6, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults, Kids and Families, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sale
Body:
Come browse and purchase a wide selection of gently-used, bargain-priced children's books, just in time for the Library's summer reading program and your summer vacations. The sale is conveniently located in the Library Foyer. Organized by the ...

Exam Escape

June 6, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens

Children's Book Sale

June 7, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults, Kids and Families, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sale
Body:
Come browse and purchase a wide selection of gently-used, bargain-priced children's books, just in time for the Library's summer reading program and your summer vacations. The sale is conveniently located in the Library Foyer. Organized by the ...

Exam Escape

June 7, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens

New Release Fridays

June 7, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

Children's Book Sale

June 8, 2019
9:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults, Kids and Families, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sale
Body:
Come browse and purchase a wide selection of gently-used, bargain-priced children's books, just in time for the Library's summer reading program and your summer vacations. The sale is conveniently located in the Library Foyer. Organized by the ...

Exam Escape

June 8, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens

Exam Escape

June 10, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens

Library Board Meeting

June 11, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Program Type: Library Board Meetings
Body:
Agendas and Board Packets available on the Board Meetings and Minutes page. ...

Pageturners: What Are You Reading?

June 13, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 130
Body:
Come socialize with your fellow bibliophiles and bring your reading recommendations for the summer!  ...

New Release Fridays

June 14, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

ReferenceUSA for Your Business

June 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Do you own a small business? Looking for ways to reach customers or research competitors? Then this class is for you. A representative of Reference USA will de-mystify this useful business tool and teach new tricks and tips. ...

New Release Fridays

June 21, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

Sell Your Stuff Online

June 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
There are lots of great options for unloading your old possessions, from old faves like eBay to newer places like Facebook Marketplace. Michael Gershbein of Very Smart People will cover them all with selling and safety tips!  ...

New Release Fridays

June 28, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

Hamilton's Women

June 29, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Body:
Meet the real women in Alexander Hamilton's life.  His wife, Elizabeth Hamilton, her sister Angelica Schuyler Church, and Peggy Schuyler van Rensselaer.  Actress and scholar Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., brings these smart, beautiful women to life...
Description:
Lake Forest Library is closed Thursday, July 4. Happy Independence Day! We look forward to seeing you when we reopen! ...

New Release Fridays

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

Library Board Meeting

July 9, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Program Type: Library Board Meetings
Body:
Agendas and Board Packets available on the Board Meetings and Minutes page. ...

Pageturners: Book Tasting

July 11, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 130
Body:
Come socialize with your fellow bibliophiles and get a taste for upcoming YA releases!  ...

New Release Fridays

July 12, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...

Tai Chi for Beginners

July 13, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Front Lawn
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Body:
Discover the benefits of Tai Chi in this beginners class. Tai Chi & Ki Gong combines slow, deliberate movements, meditation, and breathing exercises to help your circulation, balance, and alignment while restoring energy. This is a very low-...

Getting Government Grants

July 17, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Are you a nonprofit or local government looking to expand your organization’s capacity with federal grant funds? Learn more about federal grants funds that may be available to your organization at this seminar. A representative from Congress...

New Release Fridays

July 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Jumpstart your weekend and be the first to see newly-released DVDs! Popcorn included. This week's movie: Coming Soon! ...
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 85
Body:
Ollie Sanders, a Western Electric employee was an eyewitness to the disaster of the S.S. Eastland. Relive the events, aftermath, and ongoing legends that surround the sinking of the "Speed Queen of the Great Lakes" on the Chicago River on July 24, 19...