Over 150 children participated in Sensational Science on July 13 in the Lake Forest Children's Library. The program was a hands-on event during which children performed various simple science experiments.
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Doing the Locomotive: Get on track this September with North Shore Chapter DAR at Lake Forest Library
Curated jointly by Lake Forest Preservation Foundation and North Shore Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Lake Forest Library will display exhibits in the foyer of the during September to celebrate the history of the east Lake Forest train station.
A Unique Exhibit Featuring Town of Fort Sheridan with North Shore Chapter NSDAR at Lake Forest Library in November
In a collaboration between Fort Sheridan Historical Society and North Shore Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Lake Forest Library will display exhibits in the foyer during November to celebrate the history of the Town of Fort Sheridan.
Lake Forest residents were happy to see the solar eclipse on Aug. 21 even though the weather didn't fully cooperate. At least 200 people gathered on the front lawn of the Lake Forest Public Library.
Lake Forest Library, in conjunction with the North Shore Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Lake Forest Preservation Foundation, is hosting an historical slide show and talk by Arthur Miller. Miller's talk will focus on the fascinating tale of the two train lines, almost side-by-side, that led to the development of downtown Lake Forest.
League of Women Voters of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area Supports National Voter Registration Day, Tues. Sept 26
The League of Women Voters of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area is taking part in National Voter Registration Day, a nationwide, nonpartisan effort to register thousands of voters on Tuesday, September 26th. Registration will be available in several locations including Lake Forest Library.
Lake Forest Library is a participant in Deer Path Middle School's community service program.
As their first joint effort, Lake Forest and Lake Bluff libraries will offer three events about the Vietnam War, building on the documentary made by Ken Burns and Lunn Novick.
Lake Forest Library is hosting a free Google Expeditions AR (Augmented Reality) event where library visitors can view 3D virtual models using the latest in Google technology.
The library’s evolution and history is on display in the foyer with an exhibition of artifacts, legends, and visual media.