Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

It's Storytime!

July 3, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime

Coding Club: Game Design Workshop

July 3, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming, Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Come and learn the coding skills behind different types of game design. We'll cover racing games, platform games, quest games, and everything in between. Students will be coding in Scratch and designing their own stories. Skill level: Moderate ...
Description:
Lake Forest Library is closed Thursday, July 4. Happy Independence Day! We look forward to seeing you when we reopen! ...

Drop-in Tech Help

July 4, 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...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

July 5, 2019
9:30am - 1:00pm
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. ...

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! ...

Big Thinkers! Block Play!

July 8, 2019
9:30am - 1:00pm
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. ...

Coding Club: Game Design Workshop

July 8, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming, Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Come and learn the coding skills behind different types of game design. We'll cover racing games, platform games, quest games, and everything in between. Students will be coding in Scratch and designing their own stories. Skill level: Moderate ...

Hydrangeas are HOT!

July 8, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Talk or Lecture
Body:
In the last few years hydrangeas have become a prominent plant in the landscape, with many cultivars being introduced. Learn about the different species available, their care and available cultivars from Sharon Yiesla, owner of Sharon Yiesla, Horticu...

Coding Club: Game Design Workshop

July 9, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming, Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Come and learn the coding skills behind different types of game design. We'll cover racing games, platform games, quest games, and everything in between. Students will be coding in Scratch and designing their own stories. Skill level: Moderate ...

Dungeons and Dragons

July 9, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17

Pajama Storytime

July 9, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Storytime

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. ...

It's Storytime!

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

Coding Club: Game Design Workshop

July 10, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming, Hands-on Activity
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Body:
Come and learn the coding skills behind different types of game design. We'll cover racing games, platform games, quest games, and everything in between. Students will be coding in Scratch and designing their own stories. Skill level: Moderate ...

Crazy Bubble Science Show

July 10, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
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

Family Storytime

July 10, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Program Type: Hands-on Activity, Storytime

Play –Doh Playdate

July 11, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity

Drop-in Tech Help

July 11, 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...

Play –Doh Playdate

July 11, 2019
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Kasian Room
Age Group: Kids and Families
Program Type: Hands-on Activity

Mystery Book Group: The House of Silk

July 11, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion Group
Body:
Read book one from a different mystery series with us each month. Warning: You may get hooked on the whole series! This month's selection: The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz ...