Notice!

The CLPL building is closed, but Virtual CLPL is open with programs, services and a call center. Material due dates have been extended to July 1. No materials can be returned at this time. 

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type

Library Closed

All Day
Crystal Lake Public Library
Branches:
Crystal Lake Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for Memorial Day. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Every Monday in the month of May explore one of Chicago’s world class museums from the comfort of your home! This week explore specially curated content, online exhibits and virtual reality walk-thrus of The Shedd Aquarium using Google Arts &...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - English Conversation Club

May 26, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: En Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Join our conversation club! Practice your conversational English, and increase your confidence in your skills. All levels welcome. ¡Venga a nuestro grupo de conversación! Practique su inglés conversacional y adquiera confianza en sus habilidades. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

May 27, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
The Itsy Bitsy Spider - Ms. Seanine shows how to play and sing with babies. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime and STEM with Ms. Susan

May 27, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, STEM, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and RO as they read Three Cheers for Tacky by Helen Lester and then discuss what it means to be a good teammate and a good friend. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Beginner's Ancestry.com

May 28, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Are you new to family history research and would like help navigating Ancestry.com? Join Shannan from Adult Services in her Zoom class to learn how!    Registration Required. You will receive a Zoom invitation via email 1 day prior...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Pauly's Top Five Film Picks

May 29, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Wondering what to watch this weekend? Tune in as Paul from Adult Services offers up his top five hidden gems available through CLPL's eContent Library! ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual- Paddock Street Writers Guild

May 30, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
All writers are welcome to join Katy for a virtual meeting of CLPL's monthly writers' group ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

June 1, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Ram Sam Sam - Ms. Seanine shows how to play and sing with babies. Click here to watch this virtual program at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Poetry with Ms. Susan

June 1, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and RO as they share poetry from the book Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein and then create a poem of their own. Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Susan

June 3, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and RO as they share the story Diary of a Spider  by Doreen Cronin. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Story and a Snack with Ms. Kristen

June 3, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Ms. Kristen and her daughter make healthy no bake chocolate treats and recommend some great books about chocolate. Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

June 3, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Forever Young Adult Book Club

June 4, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
A YA book discussion group for those of us who are a little less Y and a little more A. Discussing: We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia. Digital copies are available for download on Hoopla. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Babytime with Ms. Seanine

June 8, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
"This is the way the lady rides" - Ms. Seanine shows how to play and sing with babies. Click here to watch this virtual program at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Susan

June 8, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and RO as they share the book All By Myself by Ivan Bates. Click here to watch this storytime at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Paper Towel Prints

June 10, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Learn how to make your own colorful prints! Grab some paper towels, washable markers, blank paper, and a spray bottle of water and join our youth librarian Dawn as she shows us how to make this cool craft! Click here to watch this program at 10 am on...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Susan

June 10, 2020
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
You never know where you will meet a friend. Join Ms. Susan and RO as they share the story Clarence Goes Out West and Meets a Purple Horse by Jean Ekman Adams. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 1 pm on the CLPL Yo...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

June 10, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Behind the Scenes Shedd Aquarium Sharks!

June 16, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Details:
Get up close and personal with some of Shedd Aquarium's most popular Wild Reef residents: sharks! Witness how Shedd staff members feed these animals, design an identifiable tag for different shark species and even calculate how much food the&nbs...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

June 17, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Library Board Meeting

June 17, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Crystal Lake Public Library
Library Branch: Crystal Lake Public Library
Room: Ames II
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Meeting
Event Details:
The Board of Library Trustees of the City of Crystal Lake will meet....
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

June 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

July 1, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...

Library Closed

All Day
Crystal Lake Public Library
Branches:
Crystal Lake Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for Independence Day. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

July 8, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Caudill Book Club Grades 4 - 8

July 15, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
The Caudill Book Club is back. Join Ms. Seanine for her annual summer book club. This is a special program for students in 4th - 8th grades. We will pick books to read from the 2021 Caudill Book Award Nominee list and then discuss them. Grab a snack ...