Your Library in the News
On Monday, the Fremont Public Library in Mundelein will host the "Big Little Lie"s [sic] discussion at 8 p.m. On Oct. 16, the event will be hosted at the Lake Forest Library, also at 8 p.m. [The Lake Forest Library discussion was actually at 7:00 pm.]
With Apple’s recent launch of the new iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR, it is clear that we live in a technology dependent world. However, in this world of screens and social media, there is still a vast importance for literature and books, which is realized by the community through the Lake Forest Library’s annual Friends of the Lake Forest Library Book Sale.
Lake Forest Library's historic architecture gets a mention in this article about all the things that make Lake Forest special and worth a visit.
Residents and children were all smiles as they watched more than 50 organizations ride by displaying creative and unique parade floats during the annual Lake Forest Day parade, Aug. 1. Lake Forest Library's float took First Place in the Civic/Fraternal category.
A new groove and dance is making its way into the Lake Forest Public Library, via the hip-shaking and shoe-tapping movements of Bollywood dancing, presented by Bolly DanceFit, as a part of the Go Lake Forest initiative.
Lake Forest Library celebrated 120 years on Tuesday, July 3, with a tea and cookies reception.
If you’ve been waiting for the arrival of the best book of 2018, look no further than The Great Believers (Viking, 2018), the new novel by Rebecca Makkai of Lake Forest.
Gregg Shapiro's interview of Makkai includes photos taken in front of Lake Forest Library.
Gregg Shapiro's interview of Rebecca Makkai includes photos of her at Lake Forest Library.
Illinois Lake Forest Library Reference Manager Kate Buckardt chats with Authors Unbound about the 2018 Lake Forest Reads adoption, A Piece of the World, and the history of this fantastic Common Read program.
Addie Gundry, a Lake Forest chef and cookbook author presented to a crowd of more than 40 people at Lake Forest Library April 25. She shared her life experiences and culinary training including working for Martha Stewart, winning Alton Brown’s Cutthroat Kitchen, and competing on The Food Network Star.
The Lake Forest Library Board of Trustees voted Tuesday, March 13, to retain the services of Hammel, Green and Abrahamson, Inc. (HGA) to conduct a feasibility study exploring possible renovations and improvements to the Library building to benefit Library patrons and the Lake Forest community.