Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

June 3, 2019
9:30am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, STEAM
Body:
Stations will be set up throughout the room for children and their caregivers to explore all the elements of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) with blocks and other building materials. ...

Exam Escape

June 5, 2019
3:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens

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

Copy of Drop-in Tech Help

June 6, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...

Young Adult Advisory Board

June 6, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50

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 ...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

June 7, 2019
9:30am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Children's Library
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Body:
Stations will be set up throughout the room for children and their caregivers to explore all the elements of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) with blocks and other building materials. ...

Exam Escape

June 7, 2019
1:00pm - 5:30pm
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
9:00am - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens

Forest Writers Group

June 8, 2019
9:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussion Group
Body:
Come meet fellow writers, share your work, engage in writing exercises, and exchange constructive feedback. Open to all! New writers welcome. ...

Organizing your home

June 8, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Everyone
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Do you have too much stuff piled up in cupboards, closets, and corners? Is your home "company ready"?   Learn from organization expert Terri Albert how to begin the task of de-cluttering, including tips to get started, what to actually do,...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

June 10, 2019
9:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Body:
Stations will be set up throughout the room for children and their caregivers to explore all the elements of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) with blocks and other building materials. ...

Exam Escape

June 10, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion Group, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Body:
Discover your librarians favorite books of the year (so far) in a fun, laid-back environment at Little Tails Bar & Grill in West Lake Forest. Bring one of your favorite books to share with the group (if you want). We'll provide the apps, and let ...

Mad Science

June 11, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Show or Performance, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 130

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. ...

It's Storytime!

June 12, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime

Family Storytime

June 12, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime

Drop-in Tech Help

June 13, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Technology Class
Body:
Bring your device and questions to the Reference Desk and we’ll connect you with one of our tech-savvy librarians for help. Keep in mind, we cannot fix computer hardware problems or download software for you, but we CAN show you how to download eB...

Kids Can Cook Vegetarian

June 13, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Body:
Learn how to prepare vegetarian alternatives to everyday menus.  Tasty samples! ...